Southeast Asia | Thai junta takes the stench off troubled fisheries industry

Thai junta takes the stench off troubled fisheries industry

An industry plagued by human rights abuses, trafficking in migrant laborers and unsustainable practices is likely to become an election issue

Bangkok, December 18, 2018 12:17 PM (UTC+8)
Thai workers repair fishing boats in Phuket province in January 2005. Efforts to reform the Thai fishing industry have been underway despite resistance by some involved in the business. Photo: AFP/Pornchai Kittiwongsakul
Thai workers repair fishing boats in Phuket province in January 2005. Efforts to reform the Thai fishing industry have been underway despite resistance by some involved in the business. Photo: AFP/Pornchai Kittiwongsakul
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