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  • Stock recovery makes significant progress

    The International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES) has delivered its overview of the status of a host of fish and shellfish stocks across the Northeast Atlantic. 14 Jul 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Thai Union Group appoints new group director of sustainable development

    Thai Union Group has appointed Darian May McBain as its new group director of sustainable development, effective 6 July 2015. 14 Jul 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • First GM oilseed crop to produce omega-3 fish oils

    Progress is being made in finding alternative sources of omega-3 fish oils with genetically engineered Camelina oilseed plants, developed by scientists at UK-based Rothamsted Research. 13 Jul 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Seal kill figures to be made public

    Scotland’s Information Commissioner has ordered for the figures of seals shot under licence to be made public, following two appeals by the Global Alliance Against Industrial Aquaculture (GAAIA). 10 Jul 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • South Australia strengthens oyster credentials

    The State Government of South Australia is supporting the development of a new third party certification that will showcase the premium credentials of South Australia’s oyster industry. 09 Jul 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • EU investment package for Cyprus

    The European Commission is committing around €39m in investment for the Cypriot maritime, fisheries and aquaculture sectors. 09 Jul 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • adidas shoes from ocean waste

    Sporting goods company adidas has showcased a unique prototype product of the world’s first shoe with the upper made entirely of yarns and filaments reclaimed and recycled from ocean waste and illegal deep-sea gillnets. 09 Jul 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New liferaft hire facility opens

    UK safety equipment specialist, Ocean Safety, has opened a new liferaft hire division. 09 Jul 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Piriou delivers ‘Morne Blanc’

    The 80m tuna purse seiner ‘Morne Blanc’ has been delivered to Sapmer on time by Piriou Vietnam. 09 Jul 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • EFSA advises on fish storage temperature

    A report by the European Food Safety Authority on the temperature to apply to pre-packaged fishery products at retail has identified storage times and CO2 content in packaging as the two main factors that influence the effect of temperature on histamine formation, the main temperature-dependent hazard. 09 Jul 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Russia signs driftnet fishing ban

    The President of Russia has signed a bill that prohibits both domestic and Japanese driftnet fishing in the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) of Russia. 08 Jul 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Fisheries development to receive US$91m support

    Sustainable fisheries development along the East Africa coast and in the South West Indian Ocean (SWIO) region is to receive World Bank financial support, following recent approval of a US$91 million fisheries loan and grant package aimed at improving regional cooperation and management of near shore and deep sea marine resources. 08 Jul 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New Scottish fishing vessel powered by Wärtsilä

    Norway’s Simek AS is building a new modern fishing vessel on behalf of UK operator Antares (Whalsay) Fishing Company Ltd. 08 Jul 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Huon Aquaculture opens advanced processing facility

    Huon Aquaculture has officially opened its new $12m Smokehouse and Product Innovation Centre in the north of Tasmania. 08 Jul 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • SFF comments on MPA meeting

    The Scottish Fishermen’s Federation (SFF) and its constituent associations met with Richard Lochhead, the Cabinet Secretary for Rural Affairs, Food and the Environment, in Glasgow on Monday to discuss the recently announced management measures for Marine Protected Areas (MPAs). 07 Jul 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • EU raises minimum size of northern sea bass

    The 28 EU member states have agreed to the European Commission's proposal to increase the minimum size for northern sea bass from 36 to 42cm. 07 Jul 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Key fish stocks on the rise

    Key fish stocks in the North Sea like cod, haddock and plaice, are rising and could result in significantly higher quotas next year, according to new scientific assessments. 07 Jul 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Iceland ratifies PSMA

    Iceland has ratified the Port State Measures Agreement (PSMA), an international treaty to stop illegally caught fish from entering the market. 07 Jul 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Cutting edge diagnostics for disease detection

    The UK’s Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science (Cefas) is working to develop cutting edge farmer-led disease diagnostics technology could help combat devastating disease outbreaks in global fish and shellfish production. 07 Jul 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Deepwater Horizon oil spill settlement

    BP has reached an agreement in principle with the United States, state, and local governments for a settlement of civil claims arising from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico on 20 April 2010. 07 Jul 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Diverse orders for Tucal

    The first half of this year has been very busy for Tucal, with plenty of deliveries to customers in Somaliland, Portugal, Peru, Serbia, Angola, Poland and Spain. 07 Jul 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • China set to make the most of krill

    Andrew Martin reports on China’s presence in the krill fishery and its plans for development. 07 Jul 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture