Environmentalists protest shark fishing in Nicaragua

An environmental group is calling for a greater government presence in Nicaragua`s Caribbean waters following the discovery of a boat with dozens of dead sharks aboard in Little Corn Island.

Malaysia Borneo state wants ban on shark fishing

A Malaysian state on Borneo island, known for its world-class dive sites, is seeking to ban shark fishing to protect the species, which draws thousands of tourists each year.

Bahamas announces ban on shark fishing

The Bahamas has announced a ban on shark fishing, becoming the latest country to protect the ancient sea predator which is considered at risk due to demand for its fins in Chinese cuisine.