December 2016

China’s Distant Water Fishing Fleet

Chinese fisheries production has witnessed impressive growth in the last few decades. The industry has evolved into a powerful industrial system consisting of construction of fishing vessels and associated machinery and systems, aquaculture and sea based fish production and processing, and fisheries management. Significantly, the sector is a major contributor to Chinese food security and social development. 

CBRNe: First Response

South Asia Defence and Strategic Review conducted a symposium on CBRNe Response in concert with ‘Centre for Joint Warfare Studies’ on 30 Nov 2016 at the IDSA Auditorium, New Delhi. The subject is engaging the attention of the world as CBRNe threats are looming large due to the explosive situations obtaining in many parts of the world and the changing nature of conflict wherein asymmetric warfare is gaining primacy over conventional conflicts.