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Children go fishing in a pond beside the Mandulog River in Hinaplanon, Iligan City on Sunday afternoon, 11 February 2024. MindaNews photo by BOBBY TIMONERA.....»»

Category: newsSource: mindanews mindanewsFeb 12th, 2024

China calls alleged cyanide use in WPS ‘sheer fabrication’

China’s Foreign Ministry spokesperson Mao Ning called the claim of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources that Chinese fishers engage in cyanide fishing a “sheer fabrication.” .....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News21 hr. 31 min. ago

Floating barrier spotted in Bajo de Masinloc

Floating barriers have reappeared around Panatag (Scarborough) Shoal, apparently placed by the Chinese to keep Filipino fishing boats and support vessels out of the rich fishing grounds, the Philippine Coast Guard said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 18th, 2024

West Philippine Sea: Guard PH shoal, fishers with frequent patrols

The Philippines will take “decisive action” in securing one of its traditional fishing grounds amid growing Chinese aggression in the West Philippine Sea by establishing a constant presence at Panatag (Scarborough) Shoal through rotational patrols of that area by government ships starting this month. National Security Adviser Eduardo Año on Friday said vessels from the Philippine Coast.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 17th, 2024

PH intensifies patrols to guard WPS fishing grounds

The Philippines will actively protect its traditional fishing grounds in the West Philippine Sea from increasing Chinese aggression by having government ships regularly patrol Panatag (Scarborough) Shoal starting this month. National Security Adviser Eduardo Año announced that vessels from the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) and the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) will take.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 17th, 2024

Government announces agriculture delegations to better support Primary sector

The coalition Government has announced ministerial delegations to support key areas across the Primary sector to deliver for New Zealand's food and fibre sector, Agriculture Minister Todd McClay announced today."I will be supported in my roles as Minister of Agriculture, Trade, Forestry and Hunting and Fishing, by three Associate Agriculture Ministers, Nicola Grigg (National), Andrew Hoggard (ACT), and Mark Patt.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsFeb 14th, 2024

Fishing

Children go fishing in a pond beside the Mandulog River in Hinaplanon, Iligan City on Sunday afternoon, 11 February 2024. MindaNews photo by BOBBY TIMONERA.....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsFeb 12th, 2024

Foreign help for seaside peace road project sought

Residents of the now progressing fishing capital of Maguindanao del Norte need help from foreign donors in building bridges over rivers at stretches of a road now being constructed to connect their town to Sultan Kudarat province......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 6th, 2024

Fishermen in the Philippines still damaging marine ecosystem

Crew members pull the net with fish in tow onboard a catcher vessel in the fishing grounds in the Sulu Sea, the Philippines, April 27, 2023. /CFPFishermen in the Philippines are still overfishing the sea areas around the island country, damaging the marine ecosystem, which in turn is threatening their own survival. Conservation group Oceana said more than 75 percent of the nation's fishing g.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJan 28th, 2024

Fishermen in the Philippines still damaging marine ecosystem

Crew members pull the net with fish in tow onboard a catcher vessel in the fishing grounds in the Sulu Sea, the Philippines, April 27, 2023. /CFPFishermen in the Philippines are still overfishing the sea areas around the island country, damaging the marine ecosystem, which in turn is threatening their own survival. Conservation group Oceana said more than 75 percent of the nation's fishing g.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJan 27th, 2024

8 nabbed for illegal fishing

Eight men were arrested for allegedly engaging in illegal fishing in San Jose, Romblon on Friday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 15th, 2024

To project power globally, China has become the superpower of seafood

A four-year investigation from The Outlaw Ocean Project shows that workers of a Chinese distant-water squid fleet are often held captive in inhumane conditions on Chinese fishing ships. Migrant workers from the Philippines and Indonesia comprise most of the crew aboard......»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 22nd, 2023

2 Pinoys rescued after fishing boat sinks near Romblon

Two Filipino fisherfolk were assisted by authorities after their unnamed motorbanca submerged between the vicinity waters off San Francisco, Quezon and Sibuyan Island, Romblon......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 16th, 2023

PCG, TECO working for repatriation of Taiwanese boat’s crewmembers  

The Philippine Coast Guard is coordinating with the Indonesian embassy and the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office for the repatriation of seven crew members of a Taiwanese fishing boat that figured in an alleged collision with a Bangladesh-flagged bulk a on Dec. 12......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 15th, 2023

Fishing boat collides with cargo ship off

Ilocos A Taiwanese fishing boat with seven crewmembers onboard reportedly collided with a Bangladesh-flagged cargo vessel in the waters off Candon, Ilocos Sur on Tuesday, the Philippine Coast Guard said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 13th, 2023

Death of Last Surviving Alaskan Taken in WWII Rekindles Memories

Anchorage, Alaska - Gregory Golodoff spent most of his years on a quiet Alaska island, living an ordinary life, managing a co-op store, fishing for crab and serving as the village council president. But Golodoff's recent death at the age of 84 has reopened a chapter of American history and stirred up memories of a long-forgotten Japanese invasion that prompted the only World War II battle on North American soil......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 11th, 2023

Death of Last Surviving Alaskan Taken in WWII Rekindles Memories

Anchorage, Alaska - Gregory Golodoff spent most of his years on a quiet Alaska island, living an ordinary life, managing a co-op store, fishing for crab and serving as the village council president. But Golodoff's recent death at the age of 84 has reopened a chapter of American history and stirred up memories of a long-forgotten Japanese invasion that prompted the only World War II battle on North American soil......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsDec 11th, 2023

Christmas convoy begins crucial phase of journey

ON BOARD M/V KAPITAN FELIX OCA – Hours after arriving from Manila, this ship left the San Fernando Port in El Nido, Palawan after midnight last night to lead a convoy of some 30 fishing vessels in what could be the most challenging part of their voyage to Ayungin Shoal and two remote island communities in the West Philippine Sea to deliver Christmas goodies under the shadow of Chinese coast guard and militia......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 10th, 2023

US ally warns of swarm of Chinese ships

The Philippines said that Beijing's fishing flotilla is "illegally"operating near a disputed reef The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) has dispatched two armed patrol vessels to watch over more than a hundred Chinese boats that it said were "swarming" the disputed area around a small reef in the South China Sea......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsDec 4th, 2023

US ally warns of swarm of Chinese ships

The Philippines said that Beijing's fishing flotilla is operating ?illegally? near a disputed reefThe Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) has dispatched two armed patrol vessels to watch over more than a hundred Chinese boats that it said were "swarming" the disputed area around a small reef in the South China Sea.On Sunday, the PCG released photos and videos that it said show ships belonging to.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsDec 4th, 2023

US ally warns of swarm of Chinese ships

The Philippines said that Beijing's fishing flotilla is "illegally"operating near a disputed reef The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) has dispatched two armed patrol vessels to watch over more than a hundred Chinese boats that it said were "swarming" the disputed area around a small reef in the South China Sea......»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsDec 4th, 2023