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Morocco urged to solve fishing license issue for EU fleet

EUROPEAN UNION | Friday, August 22, 2014
The European Commission (EC) has requested the Moroccan government to solve the issue of f...


Seafood mislabeling poses mercury exposure risk
United States | 23:50 | New measurements from fish purchased at retail seafood counters in 10 different states s... Full Story
Salmon and trout fry not undergoing import ban
Russian Federation | 23:20 | The Russian government announced Wednesday that it will authorize the import of Atlantic s... Full Story
Shark finning ban to start in October
New Zealand | 22:30 | The practice of shark finning will be banned in New Zealand waters, for all shark species,... Full Story
Legal Sea Foods Ad Campaign Dishes Distaste For Being Called A "Chain"
"I truly feel that 'chain' is a denigrating and completely inaccurate term for our restaurant group, and it's time we set the record straight," says Legal Sea Foods President and CEO Roger Berkowitz.
Marel Launches SmartLine Grader
With its open frame design and minimal horizontal surfaces Marel new SmartLine Grader series is a revolution in hygienic grading for the fish, meat, and poultry industries.
New Greenpeace App for Choosing Better Canned Tuna
Greenpeace Canada has released an app for shoppers wanting to buy canned tuna which is ocean-friendly, allowing consumers to search and get quick eco-advice on over 100 canned tuna products available in Canada.
Future of Fish Publishes How-To Guide for Adopting Seafood Traceability Systems
In a first-of-its kind report, Getting There from Here: A Guide for Companies Implementing Seafood Supply-Chain Traceability Technology, Future of Fish shows how the bottom line can, in fact, drive traceability.
Cluster farming helps improve tilapia production
Fiji The Secretariat of the Pacific Community has been working with the EU and the Fiji Ministry of Fisheries and Forests in assisting smallholder tilapia farmers to improve production by working together in cluster groups.
Data gaps affect pacific tuna assessment
Marshall Islands Pacific Islands Forum Fisheries Agency requests its members to properly report their fishing catches in Pacific waters to help prevent overfishing.
Walmart’s obtains marginal income and focuses on e-commerce
United States The operating income of the world's largest retailer Walmart declined by a 2.4 per cent in US during the fiscal second quarter while online sales increased.
New fish vaccine to protect tilapia
Netherlands  MSD Animal Health (known as Merck Animal Health in the US and Canada) launched a new fish vaccine as a promising measure to help protect tilapia and other fish against the biotype 1 strain ...