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The Globe and Mail
Fishery closures suggested in federal proposals to save West Coast killer whalesgrowth rate means that the time frame for recovery will be more than one genera
Fishery closures suggested in federal proposals to save West Coast killer whales
The Globe and Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
growth rate means that the time frame for recovery will be more than one generation.” A team of experts from the federal Fisheries Department, Parks Canada, the Vancouver Aquarium and the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration in... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Local MLAs weigh in on Englishman River loggingHe said a number of agencies can inspect and audit their work including the min
Local MLAs weigh in on Englishman River logging
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted yesterday
He said a number of agencies can inspect and audit their work including the ministries of environment and forests, federal fisheries department, WorkSafe and health authorities interested in drinking water. The regulations prohibit cutting within... Read more
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BC Local News
Local MLAs weigh in on Englishman River loggingHe said a number of agencies can inspect and audit their work including the min
Local MLAs weigh in on Englishman River logging
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
He said a number of agencies can inspect and audit their work including the ministries of environment and forests, federal fisheries department, WorkSafe and health authorities interested in drinking water. The regulations prohibit cutting within... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Verdict: Eddie Obeid found guilty of misconduct in public officehad a good working relationship and had met when Mr Obeid was fisheries ministe
Verdict: Eddie Obeid found guilty of misconduct in public office
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
had a good working relationship and had met when Mr Obeid was fisheries minister and Mr Dunn the director-general of the fisheries department. There is no set maximum jail term in NSW for the criminal offence of misconduct in public office,... Read more
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The Border Mail
Eddie Obeid has 'much to lose' from trial but sympathy should not guide jury, judge warnsfriendly working relationship and had met when the former was fisheries ministe
Eddie Obeid has 'much to lose' from trial but sympathy should not guide jury, judge warns
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
friendly working relationship and had met when the former was fisheries minister and the latter was director-general of the fisheries department. The Crown has alleged Mr Dunn, who is not accused of any wrongdoing, was "primed" to do what Mr Obeid... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Eddie Obeid has 'much to lose' from trial but sympathy should not guide jury, judge warnsfriendly working relationship and had met when the former was fisheries ministe
Eddie Obeid has 'much to lose' from trial but sympathy should not guide jury, judge warns
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
friendly working relationship and had met when the former was fisheries minister and the latter was director-general of the fisheries department. The Crown has alleged Mr Dunn, who is not accused of any wrongdoing, was "primed" to do what Mr Obeid... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Eddie Obeid has 'much to lose' from trial but sympathy should not guide jury, judge warnsfriendly working relationship and had met when the former was fisheries ministe
Eddie Obeid has 'much to lose' from trial but sympathy should not guide jury, judge warns
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
friendly working relationship and had met when the former was fisheries minister and the latter was director-general of the fisheries department. The Crown has alleged Mr Dunn, who is not accused of any wrongdoing, was "primed" to do what Mr Obeid... Read more
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The Young Witness
Eddie Obeid has 'much to lose' from trial but sympathy should not guide jury, judge warnsfriendly working relationship and had met when the former was fisheries ministe
Eddie Obeid has 'much to lose' from trial but sympathy should not guide jury, judge warns
The Young Witness / Posted 3 days ago
friendly working relationship and had met when the former was fisheries minister and the latter was director-general of the fisheries department. The Crown has alleged Mr Dunn, who is not accused of any wrongdoing, was "primed" to do what Mr Obeid... Read more
46 related stories
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Sydney Morning Herald
Eddie Obeid has 'much to lose' from trial but sympathy should not guide jury, judge warnsfriendly working relationship and had met when the former was fisheries ministe
Eddie Obeid has 'much to lose' from trial but sympathy should not guide jury, judge warns
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
friendly working relationship and had met when the former was fisheries minister and the latter was director-general of the fisheries department. The Crown has alleged Mr Dunn, who is not accused of any wrongdoing, was "primed" to do what Mr Obeid... Read more
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Western Advocate
Eddie Obeid has 'much to lose' from trial but sympathy should not guide jury, judge warnsfriendly working relationship and had met when the former was fisheries ministe
Eddie Obeid has 'much to lose' from trial but sympathy should not guide jury, judge warns
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
friendly working relationship and had met when the former was fisheries minister and the latter was director-general of the fisheries department. The Crown has alleged Mr Dunn, who is not accused of any wrongdoing, was "primed" to do what Mr Obeid... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Eddie Obeid has 'much to lose' from trial but sympathy should not guide jury, judge warnsfriendly working relationship and had met when the former was fisheries ministe
Eddie Obeid has 'much to lose' from trial but sympathy should not guide jury, judge warns
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 days ago
friendly working relationship and had met when the former was fisheries minister and the latter was director-general of the fisheries department. The Crown has alleged Mr Dunn, who is not accused of any wrongdoing, was "primed" to do what Mr Obeid... Read more
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The Border Mail
Eddie Obeid has 'much to lose' from trial but sympathy should not guide jury, judge warnsfriendly working relationship and had met when the former was fisheries ministe
Eddie Obeid has 'much to lose' from trial but sympathy should not guide jury, judge warns
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
friendly working relationship and had met when the former was fisheries minister and the latter was director-general of the fisheries department. The Crown has alleged Mr Dunn, who is not accused of any wrongdoing, was "primed" to do what Mr Obeid... Read more
46 related stories
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Illawarra Mercury
Eddie Obeid has 'much to lose' from trial but sympathy should not guide jury, judge warnsfriendly working relationship and had met when the former was fisheries ministe
Eddie Obeid has 'much to lose' from trial but sympathy should not guide jury, judge warns
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
friendly working relationship and had met when the former was fisheries minister and the latter was director-general of the fisheries department. The Crown has alleged Mr Dunn, who is not accused of any wrongdoing, was "primed" to do what Mr Obeid... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Researchers say getting federal data on fish stocks is a challengestocks when we have an entire department that their mandate is to manage our fi
Researchers say getting federal data on fish stocks is a challenge
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
stocks when we have an entire department that their mandate is to manage our fish stocks.” She says dealing with Canada’s fisheries department requires “kind of like being a detective.” “We take the recommendations of the Oceana report... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Tilapia threatens local fishfrom Tilapia; it is common to rivers and tanks in the state where aquaculture i
Tilapia threatens local fish
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
from Tilapia; it is common to rivers and tanks in the state where aquaculture is practised. A study conducted by the fisheries department of Telangana that analysed fish catch over two years from 15 sampling stations on the Krishna river... Read more
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Daily News
Shedding IUU fishing for better timeswith their boats, fishing nets and equipment and hand them over to the respecti
Shedding IUU fishing for better times
Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
with their boats, fishing nets and equipment and hand them over to the respective fisheries inspector. It is then up to the Fisheries Department to take legal action against them. “We have a shore based radar as well as ships and craft installed... Read more
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The Hindu
Coastal Security Group rescues 11 stranded fishermenNagapattinam. As they did not return by June, 20 the deadline for their return,
Coastal Security Group rescues 11 stranded fishermen
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
Nagapattinam. As they did not return by June, 20 the deadline for their return, the boat owner Ravichandran alerted the Fisheries Department officials and Coastal Security Group personnel. A helicopter pressed into service by the Coast Guard,... Read more
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The Hindu
Five Nagai fishermen detained in Sri Lankadistrict whose boat reportedly strayed into Sri Lankan waters a few days ago ha
Five Nagai fishermen detained in Sri Lanka
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
district whose boat reportedly strayed into Sri Lankan waters a few days ago have been remanded in the island nation. Fisheries Department gave their names as B. Machavallavan, V. Rajaiah, M. Mariappan, A. Munian — all from Vilunthamavadi... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Commercial herring fishing restrictions driven by 'nothing but politics': industry bodyrecreational fishing sector. Herring are common across southern Australia, but
Commercial herring fishing restrictions driven by 'nothing but politics': industry body
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
recreational fishing sector. Herring are common across southern Australia, but spawn in the south west — and the WA Fisheries Department believes the species is at risk. South West Bioregions manager Tim Nicholas said the most recent stock... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Artefacts found buried in sand dune donated to NT museumthe artefacts to the Museum and Art Gallery of the NT (MAGNT). After leaving t
Artefacts found buried in sand dune donated to NT museum
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
the artefacts to the Museum and Art Gallery of the NT (MAGNT). After leaving the Navy in 1985, Mr McQueen worked for the fisheries department. A year later he was lost at sea on Ashmore Reef off the West Australian coast on June 22, 1986 - his... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Tamil Nadu: Specialised rescue devices distributed among 1,800 fishermendistributed to 1,800 fishermen across Tamil Nadu on Wednesday for safeguarding
Tamil Nadu: Specialised rescue devices distributed among 1,800 fishermen
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 days ago
distributed to 1,800 fishermen across Tamil Nadu on Wednesday for safeguarding their lives during emergencies, a senior fisheries department official said. The device, called DAT-90 (distress alert transmitters), can be used by fishermen to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Eddie Obeid 'duped' senior bureaucrat to advance own interests, trial hearsObeid and Mr Dunn had worked together when the former was fisheries minister an
Eddie Obeid 'duped' senior bureaucrat to advance own interests, trial hears
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Obeid and Mr Dunn had worked together when the former was fisheries minister and the latter was the director-general of the fisheries department. Mr Dunn had a "high regard for Mr Obeid", Mr Neil said, and considered him a mentor and "someone who... Read more
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Perth Now
Shark’s stomach ‘should have been analysed’analysed before the animal’s carcass was dumped, the WA Greens say. Greens MLC
Shark’s stomach ‘should have been analysed’
Perth Now / Posted 8 days ago
analysed before the animal’s carcass was dumped, the WA Greens say. Greens MLC Lynn MacLaren accused the Government and Fisheries Department of “appalling” failures after catching a 4.2m shark on June 2 following the fatal attack on Mr Gerring... Read more
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dna
Karnataka cabinet reshuffle: CM Siddaramaiah allocates portfolios to new ministersDepartment. Rudrappa Manappa Lamani: Textiles Department, Muzrai Department.
Karnataka cabinet reshuffle: CM Siddaramaiah allocates portfolios to new ministers
dna / Posted 8 days ago
Department. Rudrappa Manappa Lamani: Textiles Department, Muzrai Department. Eshwar B Khandre: Municipalities and Local Bodies Department and Department of Public Enterprises. Pramod Madhwaraj: Youth Services Department, Fisheries De... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Debate over impact of finfish trawling in NTthey were deemed to be 'at-risk' stocks, so there was a serious sustainability
Debate over impact of finfish trawling in NT
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
they were deemed to be 'at-risk' stocks, so there was a serious sustainability concern," he said. In a statement, the NT Fisheries Department said finfish trawling was not impacting inshore recreational fishing because the trawlers targeted a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fisheries Dept Head of Monitoring, Surveillance Case AdjournedThe three-count criminal charge trial of Ebou Mass Mbye, Head of Monitoring, Co
Fisheries Dept Head of Monitoring, Surveillance Case Adjourned
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
The three-count criminal charge trial of Ebou Mass Mbye, Head of Monitoring, Control and Surveillance Unit of the Fisheries Department, was Wednesday adjourned to 29th June, 2016 at 12pm for hearing, by principal Magistrate Omar Cham of the Banjul... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Eddie Obeid did not reveal 'conflict of interest' to bureaucrat, trial hears"within days" of him starting in the role. The pair had met each other while M
Eddie Obeid did not reveal 'conflict of interest' to bureaucrat, trial hears
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 12 days ago
"within days" of him starting in the role. The pair had met each other while Mr Dunn was the director-general of the fisheries department and Mr Obeid was the minister. Mr Obeid, 72, is accused of wilful misconduct for failing to reveal to... Read more
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The Young Witness
Eddie Obeid did not reveal 'conflict of interest' to bureaucrat, trial hears"within days" of him starting in the role. The pair had met each other while M
Eddie Obeid did not reveal 'conflict of interest' to bureaucrat, trial hears
The Young Witness / Posted 12 days ago
"within days" of him starting in the role. The pair had met each other while Mr Dunn was the director-general of the fisheries department and Mr Obeid was the minister. Mr Obeid, 72, is accused of wilful misconduct for failing to reveal to... Read more
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Western Advocate
Eddie Obeid did not reveal 'conflict of interest' to bureaucrat, trial hears"within days" of him starting in the role. The pair had met each other while M
Eddie Obeid did not reveal 'conflict of interest' to bureaucrat, trial hears
Western Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
"within days" of him starting in the role. The pair had met each other while Mr Dunn was the director-general of the fisheries department and Mr Obeid was the minister. Mr Obeid, 72, is accused of wilful misconduct for failing to reveal to... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Eddie Obeid did not reveal 'conflict of interest' to bureaucrat, trial hears"within days" of him starting in the role. The pair had met each other while M
Eddie Obeid did not reveal 'conflict of interest' to bureaucrat, trial hears
Daily Liberal / Posted 12 days ago
"within days" of him starting in the role. The pair had met each other while Mr Dunn was the director-general of the fisheries department and Mr Obeid was the minister. Mr Obeid, 72, is accused of wilful misconduct for failing to reveal to... Read more
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The Border Mail
Eddie Obeid did not reveal 'conflict of interest' to bureaucrat, trial hears"within days" of him starting in the role. The pair had met each other while M
Eddie Obeid did not reveal 'conflict of interest' to bureaucrat, trial hears
The Border Mail / Posted 12 days ago
"within days" of him starting in the role. The pair had met each other while Mr Dunn was the director-general of the fisheries department and Mr Obeid was the minister. Mr Obeid, 72, is accused of wilful misconduct for failing to reveal to... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Eddie Obeid did not reveal 'conflict of interest' to bureaucrat, trial hears"within days" of him starting in the role. The pair had met each other while M
Eddie Obeid did not reveal 'conflict of interest' to bureaucrat, trial hears
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
"within days" of him starting in the role. The pair had met each other while Mr Dunn was the director-general of the fisheries department and Mr Obeid was the minister. Mr Obeid, 72, is accused of wilful misconduct for failing to reveal to... Read more
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Times of Malta
Captain fined for 120kg of undeclared tunaSafa IV was charged with with failing to notify the authorities of his catch as
Captain fined for 120kg of undeclared tuna
Times of Malta / Posted 12 days ago
Safa IV was charged with with failing to notify the authorities of his catch as well as making a false declaration to the Fisheries Department. Davide Cappitta, the Maltese director of the company he caught the fish for - Ocean Bound Trading -... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Eddie Obeid did not reveal 'conflict of interest' to bureaucrat, trial hears"within days" of him starting in the role. The pair had met each other while M
Eddie Obeid did not reveal 'conflict of interest' to bureaucrat, trial hears
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 days ago
"within days" of him starting in the role. The pair had met each other while Mr Dunn was the director-general of the fisheries department and Mr Obeid was the minister. Mr Obeid, 72, is accused of wilful misconduct for failing to reveal to... Read more
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Perth Now
Rare clip shows live giant squidwas discovered by Daily Telegraph fishing columnist Al McGlashan off Jervis Bay
Rare clip shows live giant squid
Perth Now / Posted 13 days ago
was discovered by Daily Telegraph fishing columnist Al McGlashan off Jervis Bay in 2013.An unidentified New Zealand fisherman poses with the 495 kilogra colossal squid discovered in Antarctic waters in 2007. Picture: New Zealand Fisheries Depar... Read more
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The Advocate
Body of 76-old boater recovered from Vermilion Bay12:30 p.m. that two boaters were in the water because of an overturned vessel.
Body of 76-old boater recovered from Vermilion Bay
The Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
12:30 p.m. that two boaters were in the water because of an overturned vessel. Authorities with the state Wildlife and Fisheries Department and the Vermilion and Iberia Parish sheriffs’ offices were also participating in the search that’s aided... Read more
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The Advocate
Search on for missing, 76-old boater; boat overturned Thursday afternoon in Vermilion Bay12:30 p.m. that two boaters were in the water because of an overturned vessel.
Search on for missing, 76-old boater; boat overturned Thursday afternoon in Vermilion Bay
The Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
12:30 p.m. that two boaters were in the water because of an overturned vessel. Authorities with the state Wildlife and Fisheries Department and the Vermilion and Iberia Parish sheriffs’ offices were also participating in the search that’s aided... Read more
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Times of Malta
Captain and company director fined for belated tuna fish declarationMary Fenech from Birkirkara, who is the director of the Salina Aquaculture Limi
Captain and company director fined for belated tuna fish declaration
Times of Malta / Posted 13 days ago
Mary Fenech from Birkirkara, who is the director of the Salina Aquaculture Limited were charged with failing to notify the Fisheries Department within the established timeframe in line with regulations for vessels registered outside EU... Read more
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New Kerala
Three India fishermen apprehended by Lankan navy - newkerala.com #77531and a boat was impounded by the Sri Lankan Navy in the Palk Strai Delft Island
Three India fishermen apprehended by Lankan navy - newkerala.com #77531
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
and a boat was impounded by the Sri Lankan Navy in the Palk Strai Delft Island in northern Sri Lanka Navy. The apprehended fishermen have been taken to Kankesanthurai Naval Camp for legal action and were handed over to the fisheries d... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Floating guard post for Tun M Parkto its size. "To manage the area effectively and sustainably, Sabah Parks will
Floating guard post for Tun M Park
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 14 days ago
to its size. "To manage the area effectively and sustainably, Sabah Parks will work with the World Wildlife Fund Malaysia, Fisheries Department, Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency, marine police, district municipal councils and local... Read more
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express
Monsters in the Med: Huge great whites found in 'safe seas' of European holiday hotspotsabout "a sudden phenomena" of shark sightings and captures around Cyprus caused
Monsters in the Med: Huge great whites found in 'safe seas' of European holiday hotspots
express / Posted 17 days ago
about "a sudden phenomena" of shark sightings and captures around Cyprus caused fear recently. According to a Cyprian Fisheries Department spokesman: “The ever increasing use of technology and social media has helped to hype up the... Read more
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express
Monsters in the Med: Why European holiday dip could leave you face to face with Jawsabout "a sudden phenomena" of shark sightings and captures around Cyprus caused
Monsters in the Med: Why European holiday dip could leave you face to face with Jaws
express / Posted 17 days ago
about "a sudden phenomena" of shark sightings and captures around Cyprus caused fear recently. According to a Cyprian Fisheries Department spokesman: “The ever increasing use of technology and social media has helped to hype up the... Read more
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The Star
Government providing AIS for Zone B fishing boatssystem will provide basic tracking, location, speed and border crossing capabil
Government providing AIS for Zone B fishing boats
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
system will provide basic tracking, location, speed and border crossing capabilities developed by the Malaysian Fisheries Department. The AIS can also be used as a supporting document to prove that the vessel had not crossed... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Head of maritime authority in the dark about Eddie Obeid's contact with deputy, trial hearsMr Obeid and Mr Dunn had struck up a friendship when the former was fisheries m
Head of maritime authority in the dark about Eddie Obeid's contact with deputy, trial hears
Daily Liberal / Posted 20 days ago
Mr Obeid and Mr Dunn had struck up a friendship when the former was fisheries minister and the latter was the head of the fisheries department. He said he was aware they "occasionally met" for coffee but he did not believe it was related to the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Head of maritime authority in the dark about Eddie Obeid's contact with deputy, trial hearsMr Obeid and Mr Dunn had struck up a friendship when the former was fisheries m
Head of maritime authority in the dark about Eddie Obeid's contact with deputy, trial hears
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 20 days ago
Mr Obeid and Mr Dunn had struck up a friendship when the former was fisheries minister and the latter was the head of the fisheries department. He said he was aware they "occasionally met" for coffee but he did not believe it was related to the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Head of maritime authority in the dark about Eddie Obeid's contact with deputy, trial hearsMr Obeid and Mr Dunn had struck up a friendship when the former was fisheries m
Head of maritime authority in the dark about Eddie Obeid's contact with deputy, trial hears
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 20 days ago
Mr Obeid and Mr Dunn had struck up a friendship when the former was fisheries minister and the latter was the head of the fisheries department. He said he was aware they "occasionally met" for coffee but he did not believe it was related to the... Read more
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The Young Witness
Head of maritime authority in the dark about Eddie Obeid's contact with deputy, trial hearsMr Obeid and Mr Dunn had struck up a friendship when the former was fisheries m
Head of maritime authority in the dark about Eddie Obeid's contact with deputy, trial hears
The Young Witness / Posted 20 days ago
Mr Obeid and Mr Dunn had struck up a friendship when the former was fisheries minister and the latter was the head of the fisheries department. He said he was aware they "occasionally met" for coffee but he did not believe it was related to the... Read more
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Western Advocate
Head of maritime authority in the dark about Eddie Obeid's contact with deputy, trial hearsMr Obeid and Mr Dunn had struck up a friendship when the former was fisheries m
Head of maritime authority in the dark about Eddie Obeid's contact with deputy, trial hears
Western Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
Mr Obeid and Mr Dunn had struck up a friendship when the former was fisheries minister and the latter was the head of the fisheries department. He said he was aware they "occasionally met" for coffee but he did not believe it was related to the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Head of maritime authority in the dark about Eddie Obeid's contact with deputy, trial hearsMr Obeid and Mr Dunn had struck up a friendship when the former was fisheries m
Head of maritime authority in the dark about Eddie Obeid's contact with deputy, trial hears
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 20 days ago
Mr Obeid and Mr Dunn had struck up a friendship when the former was fisheries minister and the latter was the head of the fisheries department. He said he was aware they "occasionally met" for coffee but he did not believe it was related to the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Canada yet to ratify first global treaty to combat illegal fishingthe former Conservative government nor the Liberals under Prime Minister Justin
Canada yet to ratify first global treaty to combat illegal fishing
The Globe and Mail / Posted 20 days ago
the former Conservative government nor the Liberals under Prime Minister Justin Trudeau have ratified the deal. The federal Fisheries Department says it’s working on changes required to finalize the treaty, but that could take a year. In the... Read more
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