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  • US electronic monitoring and reporting grants

    The US National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) has announced the first round of grant awards for the Electronic Monitoring and Reporting (EMR) Grant Program. 05 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Kongsberg extends hydroacoustic product range

    Kongsberg Maritime has extended its portfolio of sophisticated scientific hydroacoustic products with the launch of the Simrad EK80, a high precision wideband echo sounder. 04 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Overfishing - the major threat to European fish species

    Overfishing is apparently the major threat to fish in European seas with sharks, commercial deep-sea species, groupers, and halibut among most threatened species. 04 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New research uncovers real identities

    The number of fishing vessels changing between two ‘passports’ – one real and one fake – to disguise illegal and over fishing is increasing, according to a new report. 04 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Consolidation is the key for Vietnam’s seafood processors

    There are big changes afoot in Vietnam’s seafood processing industry. 04 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Moving in the right direction

    Ground-breaking research into fish stocks, improved traceability and marine conservation have been the focus for Denmark’s fishing sector. Adrian Tatum reports. 04 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Cannon Fish Company opens processing plant

    Cannon Fish Company has opened its new seafood processing plant in Kent, Washington, USA, which has the potential to employ 200 individuals. 04 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Name change for Piriou subsidiary

    The South East Asia Shipyard (SEAS) – PIRIOU’s subsidiary in Vietnam – has changed its name to PIRIOU VIETNAM. 04 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • The fish we eat

    Menakhem Ben-Yami looks at the term ‘sustainability’ and how it now covers more than just the fish itself. 03 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Upcycling fisheries byproducts

    Tidal Vision – a new company based in Juneau, Alaska – has big plans to turn ocean byproducts into high-quality, durable aquatic leathers and performance textiles, promoting sustainability and reducing waste. 03 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Record-breaking Seafood Expo Global

    The 23rd edition of Seafood Expo Global/Seafood Processing Global, held in Brussels in April, covered a record-breaking 36,063m² - making it the largest meeting place in the world for seafood professionals. 03 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Nomad acquires Iglo Group

    Nomad Holdings Limited has completed its acquisition of European frozen food company Iglo Foods Holdings Limited - home of Birds Eye - for approximately €2.6 billion. 03 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • IPNLF warning over high levels of dFADs

    The International Pole & Line Foundation (IPNLF) says that the number of drifting fish aggregating devices (dFADs) now permitted in the Indian Ocean is dangerously high, undermining the sustainability of tuna fisheries. 03 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • US passes Magnuson-Stevens reauthorisation

    The U.S. House of Representatives has passed legislation reauthorising the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act (MSA), the primary law governing fisheries resource management in offshore federal waters. 03 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Pentair opens aquaculture centre of excellence

    Global water solutions expert, Pentair, has opened a new Pentair Aquatic Eco-Systems' World Aquaculture Technology Engineering & Research Center of Excellence in Florida, US. 02 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • EC plans for 2016 quotas

    The European Commission has opened the online public consultation on its views and intentions for setting the annual fishing quotas for 2016. 02 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New board member for The Shipowners’ Club

    The Shipowners’ Club, P&I insurer in the smaller and specialist vessel sector, has announced the appointment of Steve Randall to the board of the Shipowners’ Protection Limited (SPL) as commercial director. 02 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Steve Hart joins GAA

    Steven Hart is joining the Global Aquaculture Alliance as vice president of education and outreach on 29 June. 02 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Simrad's new autonomous echo sounder

    Simrad has launched its new Autonomous EK system to carry out continuous long term, in-depth ecosystem monitoring of the subsea environment. 02 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Mediterranean fisheries management

    The General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean Sea (GFCM) has agreed to fisheries management measures aimed at recovering fish stocks in the region. 02 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • WSC announces speakers

    The World Seafood Congress has announced a programme of 96 speakers from 12 countries for the 2015 event. 02 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • The need for corporate social responsibility

    Just 13 corporations control 19 to 40% of the largest and most valuable stocks and 11 to 16% of the global marine catch meaning they have a huge effect on sustainability, says new research published in the journal PLOS ONE. 01 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture