Daily Archive: May 30, 2013

Fishing quotas to be reserved for small scale fishers

 The Small-scale Fisheries Policy, approved by Cabinet last year, will be implemented during this financial year.  The policy will see the adoption of a developmental approach and rights-based allocation system for small-scale fishers.… Continue reading

SA govt in talks to secure release of abducted couple in Yemen

The Department of International Relations and Cooperation says they it is doing all it can to secure the safe release of the two South Africans kidnaped in Yemen. The pair, whose names have… Continue reading

Batten down the hatches: heavy rains, snow, bitter winds, rough seas this weekend

 (Updated 3.11 pm) Several weather warnings have come in the last couple of days forecasting extremely bad weather this weekend.  Here are some of the serious warnings the St  Francis Chronicle has collated. … Continue reading