Malaysia: Syndicates stealing fish from our waters

UNSCRUPULOUS local businessmen are believed to be in cahoots with foreign fishermen to deplete the country’s marine resources at the exclusive economic zone (EEZ).
The EEZ in the east coast, which is rich in fish supply, covers an area of 121,491 sq km off a 532km coastline spanning across Kelantan, Terengganu and Pahang. It is also at this zone that most of the foreign fishing vessels are believed to be operating indiscriminately.
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