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  1. Sea change

    Posted Jan 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Mabel Sieh One man's desire to make a difference to the lives of the poor has changed a fishing village in the Philippines forever. He is Jonah Nobleza, founder of Marina Gana Vida, and winner of the 2012 Make a Difference (MaD) grand award. Nobleza, ...

  2. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Taiwan report into fisherman's shooting death ready for release

    Posted Jun 13th 2013, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei lawrence.chung@scmp.com Parallel probes into Taiwanese fisherman's death will find that the Philippine coastguard's fatal gunfire was intentional, news media say Investigators poised to report on shooting Taiwan is ready to announce the results of its investigation into the fatal shooting of a Taiwanese fisherman by the Philippine coastguard ...

  3. Hung out to dry

    Posted Jun 01st 2005, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam A fisherman at Aberdeen ponders the time he will have on his hands from today as a two-month moratorium on fishing in the South China Sea begins. Fishermen have asked for more government assistance to cover losses caused by the ban. The Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department estimates the two-month ban will affect 1,400 local vessels. A spokesman said fishermen ...

  4. Corrections & clarifications

    Posted Apr 16th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... An article in B3 yesterday incorrectly reported the total investment in Macau Fisherman's Wharf. The correct figure is $1.2 billion. ...

  5. The big feast afloat

    Posted Feb 14th 2005, 12:00am by Carrie Chan

    ... During my four decades of life as a fisherman, I learned how - by watching the sky, stars and waves - to predict when there would be large numbers of fish in the vicinity. After it had been ... I finally got back to the boat. Over the years, the life of a fisherman has evolved, and today there is an increasing reliance on technology. We no longer watch the stars but, instead, have ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Taiwan's reaction to killing of fisherman is out of proportion

    Posted May 19th 2013, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... Philip Bowring Philip Bowring says the anger at Philippines over the killing of a fisherman in disputed waters smacks of nationalistic chauvinism and will only aggravate regional tensions Taiwan goes over the top Now it's Taiwan's turn to show some nationalist anger, and its target is the Philippines. Behind the outrage over the death of a fisherman lies suspicion ...

  7. News - China - MARITIME INCIDENT

    Manila to apologise to Taipei over fisherman's shooting

    Posted May 15th 2013, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei lawrence.chung@scmp.com Minutes after deadline for a response expires, minister says Taiwan will take part in a joint investigation into fisherman’s fatal shooting Manila to apologise to Taipei Manila will send a senior envoy to Taiwan to apologise for the death of a fisherman killed by the Philippine coastguard, Taiwan's Foreign Minister David Lin ...

  8. Fishermen flag second rally if Taipei fails to act on Diaoyus

    Posted Jun 11th 2005, 12:00am by Jacky Hsu

    ... Jacky Hsu in Taipei Angry Taiwanese fishermen yesterday threatened a second round of sea protests against Japan- including flying the flag of the People's Republic- if Taipei fails to enforce the island's 200 nautical-mile economic zone within a ...

  9. News - China - MARITIME DISPUTE

    Killing of fisherman leads to inquiry call by Taiwan

    Posted May 10th 2013, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei lawrence.chung@scmp.com Killing of fisherman leads to inquiry call by Taiwan Taipei expressed its "grave concern" to Manila yesterday after a Taiwanese fisherman was killed by armed men aboard a Philippine vessel. The incident in waters 164 nautical miles off the southernmost tip of Taiwan came as the Philippine navy intensified its patrols after ...

  10. News - China - MARITIME DISPUTE

    Philippines admits coastguard fired at Taiwanese fishing boat

    Posted May 10th 2013, 12:29pm by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei lawrence.chung@scmp.com Taiwan expresses outrage after Filipino coastguard admits firing at unarmed vessel Philippines says it did not know fisherman shot ... by the surveillance vessel left more than 30 bullet holes on the vessel, killing the 65-year-old fisherman, Hung Shih-cheng. In addition to an apology, Ma said Taiwan's foreign ministry had asked ...




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