Friday, April 19, 2024
India's BJP reveals plan to modernise country's fisheries sector
India's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has unveiled its plan to uplift and advance the country's fisheries sector in its election manifesto of 2024.
Wednesday, March 13, 2024
Malaysia and Canada to boost cooperation in agriculture, fisheries and livestock
Malaysia and Canada have expressed their commitment to strengthening cooperation in the agriculture, fisheries and livestock sectors, in addition to welcoming technical cooperation in agricultural research and development, Bernama reported ...
Monday, March 4, 2024
Ministers disagree on fisheries and agriculture deals at WTO conference
As the World Trade Organization's 13th ministerial conference (MC13) in Abu Dhabi nears its conclusion, trade ministers remain divided on critical issues concerning fisheries subsidies and agriculture, AFP reported.
Thursday, February 22, 2024
India's Department of Fisheries in MoU to help fish producers transact online
India's Department of Fisheries announced on February 19 that it has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Open Network for Digital Commerce (ONDC) platform to help traditional fishermen, fish farmers producer organisations and entr ...
Wednesday, February 21, 2024
Assam, India, produces most of its fish for local consumption, says fisheries minister
The monthly requirement of fish for consumption in Assam, India, is 37,469 metric tonnes, of which around 98% is produced in the state, said fisheries minister Parimal Suklabaidya in the Indian assembly last week.
Friday, February 16, 2024
Canada's fisheries department accused of "gross mismanagement" of aquaculture in British Columbia
An Indigenous-led group in Canada is criticising what it says is the "gross mismanagement" of aquaculture in British Columbia by the country's Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO), as it called for a separation of its regulato ...
Thursday, February 15, 2024
Philippines' fisheries production decreased 1.8% in volume last year
The Philippines' fisheries production volume reached 4.26 million metric tonnes in 2023, reflecting a 1.8% annual decline, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) said.
Tuesday, February 13, 2024
Report reveals impact of Norwegian salmon industry on West African fisheries
A recent report by environmental organisations showed the significant impact of the Norwegian salmon industry on West African fisheries, highlighting concerns over sustainability and livelihoods in the region, SeafoodSource reported.
Friday, February 9, 2024
Improved infrastructure, expanding agro-industry expected to drive Philippines fisheries production's rebound
Fisheries production in the Philippines is expected to rebound in 2024 on the back of enhancements to supporting infrastructure and an initiative to develop agro-industrial estates focused on fisheries products, analysts said.
Friday, January 26, 2024
US study identifies policy solutions for balanced growth in aquaculture and small-scale fisheries
In a comprehensive study from Stanford University in California, United States, researchers delved into the intricate dynamics between aquaculture investments and small-scale fisheries, focusing on the need for thoughtful policy changes to ...
Wednesday, December 27, 2023
Q3 fisheries production in Western Visayas, Philippines, at more than 80,000 metric tonnes
The total fisheries production of Western Visayas, the Philippines, in the third quarter of 2023 was 87,661 metric tonnes.
Wednesday, December 27, 2023
China to resume import of grouper fish from Taiwanese fisheries
China said it will resume the import of grouper fish from a number of registered fisheries in Taiwan, ending a ban said to be imposed due to the presence of illegal chemicals, reports said on December 22
Tuesday, December 26, 2023
Vietnamese fisheries industry aims for US$9.5 billion aquaculture export target in 2024
The Vietnamese fisheries industry unveiled its goal to generate US$9.5 billion from exporting aquaculture products in 2024, Vietnam Net Global reported.
Tuesday, December 12, 2023
Aqua Bridge Group and Enertech launch Aqua Bridge Kuwait to boost local food systems and fisheries
United Arab Emirates-based Aqua Bridge Group, and Kuwait-based EnerTech, have announced the launch of Aqua Bridge Kuwait at COP28 in Dubai, UAE, which aims to decarbonise Kuwait's food supply chains, reduce reliance on imports and fortify i ...
Friday, December 1, 2023
South Korea's Agro-Fisheries Corp re-tenders for non-GMO soybeans
South Korea's state-backed Agro-Fisheries & Food Trade Corp has cancelled an international tender for the acquisition of approximately 50,000 metric tonnes of food-quality non-GMO soybeans, and issued a new tender for the same volume, a ...

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