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Progress made to promote sustainable ocean business

UNITED NATIONS
Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 02:20 (GMT + 9)

After being launched last June, the Action Platform for Sustainable Ocean Business moves forward with a three year plan devised for its work on the role of the ocean in achieving United Nations' 17 sustainability goals, and with particular focus on SDG 14, Life below Water. To this end, partners to the platforms and the Action Platform Secretariat will address each of the areas important for a comprehensive overview on the role of the oceans at a roundtable on Sustainable Ocean Business, taking place in New York during the regular session of the UN General Assembly and the UN Global Compact Leader Summit. (Photo: unglobalcompact.org) In this regard, Cermaq’s CEO Geir Molvik, who is attending the Platform meeting, pointed out that global ocean challenges cannot be solved without multi-stakeholder dialogue, between government, business, research institutions... FULL STORY

Mexico
Four aquaculture centres in Jalisco granted certification
Sep 26, 00:20
The four breeding centres operated by the Department of Rural Development (SEDER) of Jalisco have obtained the... FULL STORY
Viet Nam
Pangasius sales to UAE experience sharp increase
Sep 26, 00:20
Vietnamese pangasius exports to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) grew by 130.7 per cent in the first six months ... FULL STORY
Norway
Cermaq starts salmon farming in closed containers
Sep 25, 23:30
Cermaq informed it has transferred smolt into its new closed containment system in Horsvågen, which sign... FULL STORY
United Kingdom
MSC to start new fisheries standard review
Sep 25, 22:40
The Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) has revealed the terms of reference for its next fisheries standard revie... FULL STORY

Chile
Project limiting giant squid capture to be voted in the Senate
Sep 26, 02:10
With the agreement to justify the decision in the chamber, the Commission of Maritime Interests, Fisheries and Aquaculture, supported the bill with a ... FULL STORY

Uruguay
Hake fishing banned until end of the year in common zone with Argentina
Sep 26, 01:40
The Joint Technical Commission of the Maritime Front (CTMFM) decided to prohibit hake (Merluccius hubbsi) capture as well as the use of all types of b... FULL STORY

United States
Atlantic scallop stocks likely to be reduced by ocean acidification
Sep 26, 00:40
A team of scientists predicts that Atlantic sea scallop fisheries off the east coast of the United States may potentially be in danger as a resul... FULL STORY
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United States
Sep 26, 03:00 (GMT + 9):
IN BRIEF - Sysco’s Cutting Edge Solutions Introduces New Product Offerings
Norway
Sep 26, 03:00 (GMT + 9):
IN BRIEF - AKVA group ASA: Supply and Sales Contract
India
Sep 26, 03:00 (GMT + 9):
IN BRIEF - Fish farmers opt for herbal feed
European Union
Sep 26, 03:00 (GMT + 9):
IN BRIEF - EU Fisheries failures jeopardise sustainability of small fishing communities, researchers argue
China
Sep 26, 03:00 (GMT + 9):
IN BRIEF - Twelve Retailers from China join GLOBALG.A.P.
Spain
Sep 25, 22:00 (GMT + 9):
Spanish tuna fleet pilot project claims FAD efficiency in Seychelles
Mexico
Sep 25, 21:10 (GMT + 9):
Latin American countries agree on projects to ease seafood trade
Canada
Sep 25, 02:30 (GMT + 9):
New farmed and wild salmon interbreeding evidence found
European Union
Sep 25, 01:40 (GMT + 9):
Mercury pollution remains an issue and affects fish
United States
Sep 25, 01:10 (GMT + 9):
Firefighters blast dead fish off highways after Hurricane Florence
United Kingdom
Sep 25, 01:00 (GMT + 9):
IN BRIEF - Turnover tops GBP 120m at fish business
Germany
Sep 25, 01:00 (GMT + 9):
IN BRIEF - Light pollution makes fish more courageous
 

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