Key EU fishing talks underway

first_img Key talks between with EU Fisheries Ministers and Irish fishing representatives get under way today on a number of proposed measured which could severely impact fishing industry off the northwest coast.There are proposed cuts in key fish quotas and strict new technical measures which is claimed will effectively mean the closure of the mixed whitefish fisheries off the North West coast.The Federation of Irish Fishermen is attending the talks and is chaired by the head of the KFO Sean O’Donoghue – He says planned cuts to mackerel will hit the ports of Greencastle and Killybegs. Key EU fishing talks underway Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margey Google+ Pinterest Need for issues with Mica redress scheme to be addressed raised in Seanad also By News Highland – December 14, 2009 Twitter Pinterest Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week center_img WhatsApp WhatsApp Facebook Previous articleGovernment to committ to key projects during north/south talksNext articleDecleration calls on EU on government to return islander’s fishing rights News Highland Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Twitter News Google+last_img read more

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