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The Dutch EMK group took its protest against the Landing Obligation to the European Parliament

Brunvoll secures fishing vessel propulsion double
Brunvoll has secured two new contracts for propulsion manoeuvring and control systems with some big players in the fishing market. 16 Oct 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Saving Bristol Bay from the Pebble Mine
A group of US senators have rallied together to lobby President Trump to protect the interests of local fishermen and save Alaska’s Bristol Bay from the blight of construction. 16 Oct 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Baader to develop Russian business
Baader has discussed plans for its increased involvement in Russia’s fishery business with governmental officials. 16 Oct 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Minimal seafood fraud by Canadian retailers
Seafood fraud in Canada is minimal but seafood labels still lack critical consumer information, a project has found. 13 Oct 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Thai government partnership to help sustainability
The Thai Government has partnered with Seafood Task Force and OceanMind to help support safe, sustainable seafood. 11 Oct 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Piriou to build eight Navimon longliners
Piriou will build eight longliners for Navimon with the first two vessels due for delivery by the end of 2018. 10 Oct 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Scanmar appoints Global Sales Manager
Scanmar has appointed well-known ex-fisherman George Youngson as its new Global Sales Manager. 10 Oct 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Call for EU to ensure produce meets high standards
The EU Commission needs to make commitments on control and imports of fish, Europêche has stated. 09 Oct 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Business development and promotions manager appointed to SAGB
The Shellfish Association of Great Britain (SAGB) has announced that having secured 60% EMFF funding via the MMO, it has appointed a business development and promotions manager to oversee a two-year project. 09 Oct 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
European Union leads on action for better ocean governance
More than six billion euros have been committed by public and private actors to better manage our oceans at a European Union-hosted conference in Malta. 09 Oct 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
EDF partners with Philippines to implement science-based management
In a dramatic step forward for Asia-Pacific and global ocean conservation, the Philippines has begun implementing sustainable fishing reforms with the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) as a partner providing critical support on science and policy. 08 Oct 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Brunvoll Volda contracted for trawler propulsion system
Brunvoll Volda will provide a gearbox and cp-propeller with control system for a new pelagic trawler. 06 Oct 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Call for businesses to support Seafood Week
Seafish is urging businesses to become Seafood Week campaign partners as Lidl becomes the latest company to show its support. 04 Oct 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
NZ tuna association seeks to improve recognition for responsible fisheries
The Tuna Management Association of New Zealand (TMA) is uniting with an international network of supply chain stakeholders to improve management and recognition for responsible tuna fisheries. 04 Oct 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Baldvin leaves Samherji fleet after 25 successful years
With a new Rolls-Royce designed factory trawler on the way later this year, Samherji’s German subsidiary DFFU has sold its factory trawler Baldvin. It has been sold to Poland and renamed Polonus. 03 Oct 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Innovation is forefront at Marel Whitefish ShowHow
Marel has hosted its third Whitefish ShowHow conference bringing together global processors of both wild and farmed whitefish to discuss insight into the future direction of the industry. 02 Oct 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Seafish’s RFS marks certification milestones
Seafish’s Responsible Fishing Scheme (RFS), which recognises fishing vessels that demonstrate best practice in fishing operations and crew welfare, has certified its 100th vessel, marking a significant milestone for the scheme. 02 Oct 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Carsoe acquire share in palletising partner
Danish factory deck specialist Carsoe has acquired 43% of the shares of its Norwegian supplier Holmek Palletering AS. 29 Sep 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Danfish to bring the fishing industry together in Aalborg
Visitors to this year’s DanFish International exhibition which takes place next month in Aalborg can expect to see a bigger event with even more potential to do business. 28 Sep 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
MSC Certification for Chilean langostino lobster fisheries
Camanchaca Pesca has obtained Marine Stewardship Council certification for its south Chilean lobster fisheries, certifying its operations are sustainable. 27 Sep 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture