BANGKOK (AP) — The body of a South Korean woman who went missing when a tourist boat collided with a fishing vessel in southern Thailand has been found. A South Korean man is still missing....
GENERAL SANTOS CITY (December 7) – The Philippines will now have competition in the pocket of high seas that was recently opened exclusively for Filipino tuna fishermen as the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC) failed to reach consensus that would have closed large areas in the Pacific Ocean that lie along the migratory...
GENERAL SANTOS CITY (November 17) – The total volume of fish landing in this city has slightly increased for the first ten months of this year compared to the same period in 2011, despite an overall drop in the country’s total fish production that pulled down growth in the agriculture sector last year. Data obtained...
Two Philippine tuna companies have hooked up with Thailand’s Thai Union Corporation to establish the Majestic Seafood in Papua New Guinea which, according to reports, will open in two months. Frabelle Fishing Corporation and Century Canning Corporation are joining Thai Union to set up the USD 37.6 million 200-metric ton capacity canning plant which will...
Small traces of radioactive cesium have been found to be present in Japan’s fish and seawater, probably originating from the Fukushima disaster and spreading via rainfall, according to Japanese authorities. Though extremely toxic, the levels of cesium found are so low that they are considered to be harmless to humans. Japan’s seafood industry, already harmed...
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