Gulf Times - territorial-waters
Philippines warns foreign vessels not to pass without notice

Philippines warns foreign vessels not to pass without notice

The Philippines on Tuesday warned it would enforce in an "unfriendly manner" a diplomatic protocol that foreign vessels passing through the country's territorial waters must give prior notice or gain clearance from the government.

Intense summer heat hits fishing activities in Qatar

Intense summer heat hits fishing activities in Qatar

"It may take at least one more month before we return to our activities in full swing," an elder member of the country's expatriate fishermen community said.

Pakistan releases 220 Indian fishermen on Christmas Day

Pakistan releases 220 Indian fishermen on Christmas Day

Pakistan on Sunday released 220 Indian fishermen arrested for entering the country's territorial waters, officials said on Thursday.

Fishing vessel carrying five Indians seized

Fishing vessel carrying five Indians seized

A vessel carrying five Indian fishermen from Bahrain has been seized by the Qatari Coastguard for straying into the country's territorial waters, sources said.