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The Maui News
In the loopnatural behavior such as spawning to occur. Keynote speaker and coral biologis
In the loop
The Maui News / Posted yesterday
natural behavior such as spawning to occur. Keynote speaker and coral biologist Dave Gulko from the state's Division of Aquatic Resources gave a presentation on coral biology and reproduction at the event. Diver and biologist Pauline Fiene of... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Strategic directions for Philippine agriculture (Part I)(processing) especially at the village level, and 4) failure to fully exploit t
Strategic directions for Philippine agriculture (Part I)
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
(processing) especially at the village level, and 4) failure to fully exploit the potential of our vast fisheries and aquatic resources. If we were to modernize our agriculture, to make it more productive, competitive, equitable and... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Dynamite fishing trade busted in CebuThe seized fish were turned over to the Provincial Capitol for proper dispositi
Dynamite fishing trade busted in Cebu
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
The seized fish were turned over to the Provincial Capitol for proper disposition. Earlier, the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources – Central Visayas (BFAR-7) said it will focus on identifying hotspots of illegal fishing in northern... Read more
2d
Manila Bulletin
BFAR raises red tide alert in Eastern Samar baysell harvests from areas declared free of Red Tide infestation, and not from pl
BFAR raises red tide alert in Eastern Samar bay
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
sell harvests from areas declared free of Red Tide infestation, and not from places banned by the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources. (Juan Carlo de Vela) TACLOBAN CITY -– Red tide alert was raised over Matarinao Bay in Eastern Samar after... Read more
2d
Kagay-an News
DOST-10 hosts free Innovation & Technology ForumSETUP Adoptor. DOST have prioritized the following sectors for SETUP assistanc
DOST-10 hosts free Innovation & Technology Forum
Kagay-an News / Posted 2 days ago
SETUP Adoptor. DOST have prioritized the following sectors for SETUP assistance: food processing; furniture, marine and aquatic resources; gifts, housewares & decors; horticulture & agriculture; metals & engineering; health products and... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
TWG sets La Niña contingency plansCity Engineer, City Social welfare and development officer, City Veterinarian,
TWG sets La Niña contingency plans
Zamboanga Today / Posted 4 days ago
City Engineer, City Social welfare and development officer, City Veterinarian, City Legal Officer, Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, Bureau of Soils and Water Management under the Department of Agriculture, OIC City Police Director, Coast... Read more
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Daily News
What the public did not know about VATon sixteen ‘essential’ items. In the meantime, some SLFP ministers were voicin
What the public did not know about VAT
Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
on sixteen ‘essential’ items. In the meantime, some SLFP ministers were voicing their concerns in public. Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Minister Mahinda Amaraweera, who is also General Secretary of the United Peoples’ Freedom Alliance (UPFA),... Read more
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Daily News
Amaraweera wants woes of fishermen solved at district levelFisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Minister Mahinda Amaraweera instruc
Amaraweera wants woes of fishermen solved at district level
Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Minister Mahinda Amaraweera instructed of Fisheries District Assistant Directors to solve fishing communities' issues at district level without sending them to the Fisheries Ministry or the Fisheries... Read more
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Sun Star
Senator proposes establishment of fisheries departmentSENATOR Francis Pangilinan on Tuesday called for the establishment of a Departm
Senator proposes establishment of fisheries department
Sun Star / Posted 6 days ago
SENATOR Francis Pangilinan on Tuesday called for the establishment of a Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (DFAR) in order to enhance the management of the country's marine resources, especially after the favorable ruling for the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Piñol vows to reduce poverty in Samarand abuse of government assistance is a criminal liability. The DA chief took
Piñol vows to reduce poverty in Samar
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
and abuse of government assistance is a criminal liability. The DA chief took a swipe at the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) for delays in the distribution of fiberglass fishing boats to fishermen affected by super Typhoon... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Miklos at center of controversy againto the water district and Army Corps states the project will have “significant
Miklos at center of controversy again
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
to the water district and Army Corps states the project will have “significant potential for benefits to a wide-range” of aquatic resources and habitats. It lists measures proposed to restore and protect property within the bank and states the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Making over the Department of Agriculturethe pace the new secretary has set for himself. Time to Re-unify the DA and Cr
Making over the Department of Agriculture
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
the pace the new secretary has set for himself. Time to Re-unify the DA and Create a Separate Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources To relieve an overburdened Secretary of Agriculture, at the middle of the previous administration, four... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
#Chexit: The Crowning of Thorns – Bulatlatspite of the exorbitant fees paid by financiers to register their boats to the
#Chexit: The Crowning of Thorns – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 10 days ago
spite of the exorbitant fees paid by financiers to register their boats to the municipal hall and Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR). Fishermen have been exposed to these hazards even before the Chinese Coast Guard seized the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Self-defensethe Philippines can invest in beefing up its civilian maritime patrol capabilit
Self-defense
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 days ago
the Philippines can invest in beefing up its civilian maritime patrol capability. The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, which is under the Department of Environment and Natural Resources, and the Philippine Coast Guard under... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Pinoys raring to fish again in Panatagtheir names and their number, she said. Lim will ask for assistance from the C
Pinoys raring to fish again in Panatag
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
their names and their number, she said. Lim will ask for assistance from the Coast Guard and the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources to oversee the fishermen. “I will ask help from the Coast Guard to escort our fishermen,” she said. “Those... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
DOST’s SETUP to feature top technologies in RSTWmedium enterprises (MSMEs)in six priority sectors namely: food processing, meta
DOST’s SETUP to feature top technologies in RSTW
Zamboanga Today / Posted 12 days ago
medium enterprises (MSMEs)in six priority sectors namely: food processing, metals and engineering, furniture, marine and aquatic resources, agriculture/ horticulture, and gifts and holiday decors. The program assists MSMEs to improve its... Read more
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The Manila Times
The Philippine suit: A brilliant US machination?of submerged atolls to transform them into artificial islands. 3. On April 10,
The Philippine suit: A brilliant US machination?
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
of submerged atolls to transform them into artificial islands. 3. On April 10, operatives of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR), together with armed Coast Guard men, board eight Chinese fishing vessels anchored on the shoal’s... Read more
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12d
Sun Star
PH target to be world's top tilapia, bangus producer attainableTHE regional office of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR)-Dav
PH target to be world's top tilapia, bangus producer attainable
Sun Star / Posted 12 days ago
THE regional office of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR)-Davao has expressed confidence the country can achieve its target to be the world's top producer of tilapia and bangus or milkfish. The Department of Agriculture (DA),... Read more
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Daily News
Amaraweera tells JO not to sow seeds of discordthemselves to face elections and win it rather than sowing the seeds of discord
Amaraweera tells JO not to sow seeds of discord
Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
themselves to face elections and win it rather than sowing the seeds of discord by forming shadow Cabinets, Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Minister Mahinda Amaraweera said. “Since the SLFP leadership has been handed over to President... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Despite Chinese presence, Subic fishermen venture into shoalnow that many countries are ready to help us,” said Artagame, who also chairs t
Despite Chinese presence, Subic fishermen venture into shoal
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 days ago
now that many countries are ready to help us,” said Artagame, who also chairs the first-class municipality’s fisheries and aquatic resources management council. He said the fishermen were monitoring the actions of the government once the court... Read more
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The Manila Times
DA chief takes steps to boost PH tilapia industry11, 2016 8:36 pm AGRICULTURE Secretary Emmanuel Piñol on Monday said he has di
DA chief takes steps to boost PH tilapia industry
The Manila Times / Posted 14 days ago
11, 2016 8:36 pm AGRICULTURE Secretary Emmanuel Piñol on Monday said he has directed the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) to come up with necessary plans to rehabilitate and strengthen the country’s tilapia industry in one... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
DA chief wants PH to be a top tilapia producer– Naujan Tilapia Hatchery and the Bangus Hatchery, National Freshwater Fish Res
DA chief wants PH to be a top tilapia producer
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
– Naujan Tilapia Hatchery and the Bangus Hatchery, National Freshwater Fish Research Center of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources. French, the Filipino blood in him prevailing, has promised to share his knowledge and expertise to... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
4 Luzon regions to be Metro Manila’s food basket – Piñolof 25 fiber-glass bancas complete with engine and fishing gears which were rele
4 Luzon regions to be Metro Manila’s food basket – Piñol
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
of 25 fiber-glass bancas complete with engine and fishing gears which were released thru the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources-MIMAROPA headed by acting Regional Director Atty. Benjamin F.S. Tabios Jr. “I want this done immediately,... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Political parties at daggers drawnparty on any account to help the UNP to capatilise on the prevailing situation.
Political parties at daggers drawn
Sunday Observer / Posted 15 days ago
party on any account to help the UNP to capatilise on the prevailing situation. UPFA General Secretary and Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Minister Mahinda Amaraweera castigated certain elements within the SLFP for trying to erode the... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top Storiesand Traffic. Councilor Bartolome Orola � Committee on Markets and Slaughterhou
Top Stories
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 17 days ago
and Traffic. Councilor Bartolome Orola � Committee on Markets and Slaughterhouse, and Committee on Fisheries and Aquatic Resources. Councilor Ana Marie Palermo � Committee on Human Rights and Committee on Labor, Management Relations and... Read more
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Daily News
Indian Fishermen will not be allowed to have things their way: PMMP M. A Sumanthiran was passed and the gazette notification with regard to this
Indian Fishermen will not be allowed to have things their way: PM
Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
MP M. A Sumanthiran was passed and the gazette notification with regard to this will be issued soon by the Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Minister. “In the past both Sri Lankan and South Indian fisherman engaged in fishing... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
TWRA Encourages The Public To Clean Gear And Protect Tennessee Waterson the Tellico River. TWRA hopes to expand these stations to other streams in t
TWRA Encourages The Public To Clean Gear And Protect Tennessee Waters
The Chattanoogan / Posted 18 days ago
on the Tellico River. TWRA hopes to expand these stations to other streams in the near future. “Recreational users of our aquatic resources are the first line of defense to stop the spread of aquatic nuisance species,” said Travis Scott, Tellico... Read more
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MLive.com
Major Ann Arbor housing development moves forward, may see legal challengeand prudent alternatives were not available, and that the activities would not
Major Ann Arbor housing development moves forward, may see legal challenge
MLive.com / Posted 19 days ago
and prudent alternatives were not available, and that the activities would not result in an unacceptable disruption to aquatic resources on the properties. The DEQ issued a permit to Toll Brothers on March 3, 2016, for the activities outlined... Read more
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Daily News
SLFP electoral organisers who divide party will lose their posts: Amaraweerawho attempt to create divisions in the party will loose their posts in the futu
SLFP electoral organisers who divide party will lose their posts: Amaraweera
Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
who attempt to create divisions in the party will loose their posts in the future, UPFA General Secretary and Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Minister Mahinda Amaraweera said. He said that the party has already received over 5,000... Read more
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Daily News
Fishing in troubled watersin law rather than by mere regulation (as is the case now). According to the cu
Fishing in troubled waters
Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
in law rather than by mere regulation (as is the case now). According to the current law in terms of the Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Act 2 of 1996, bottom trawling can be carried out by both Sri Lankan nationals as well as non-nationals who... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Piñol orders to cut red tape, drug test for all employeesConcerns (new assignment); Retired Commodore Eduardo Pambongan, undersecretary
Piñol orders to cut red tape, drug test for all employees
Manila Bulletin / Posted 22 days ago
Concerns (new assignment); Retired Commodore Eduardo Pambongan, undersecretary for Fisheries and Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Director; Retired Admiral Joy Casillan, assistant secretary for Fisheries; Bong Año, assistant secretary... Read more
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The Manila Times
18 Vietnamese poachers escape from detentiontheir fishing vessel. On May 12, the Vietnamese poachers were arrested by join
18 Vietnamese poachers escape from detention
The Manila Times / Posted 22 days ago
their fishing vessel. On May 12, the Vietnamese poachers were arrested by joint elements of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) and the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG). Authorities were able to hold at least three of the 10 fishing... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Banayo gets Meco post; Maza named to head NAPCsaid, “would help connect (him) to the Bangsamoro region.” Taking over as nati
Banayo gets Meco post; Maza named to head NAPC
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 days ago
said, “would help connect (him) to the Bangsamoro region.” Taking over as national director of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) was undersecretary for fisheries and BFAR director, retired Philippine Coast Guard Commodore Eduardo... Read more
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Daily News
SL exports 98 tons of fish to EU first week after ban liftThe Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Ministry yesterday announced th
SL exports 98 tons of fish to EU first week after ban lift
Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
The Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Ministry yesterday announced that Sri Lanka has exported 98 tons of fish resources to European countries during the first week after the lifting of the EU ban. According to the Media Spokesman of the... Read more
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Daily News
CABINET DECISIONSare of 30-40 feet long and with limited travelling distance and low capacity in
CABINET DECISIONS
Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
are of 30-40 feet long and with limited travelling distance and low capacity in storage. The proposal by Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Minister Mahinda Amaraweera, to provide 10 new fishing vessels of 55 feet long to fishermen... Read more
25d
Daily News
CABINET DECISIONSare of 30-40 feet long and with limited travelling distance and low capacity in
CABINET DECISIONS
Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
are of 30-40 feet long and with limited travelling distance and low capacity in storage. The proposal by Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Minister Mahinda Amaraweera, to provide 10 new fishing vessels of 55 feet long to fishermen... Read more
25d
Inquirier.net
Trapped dolphin dies, gets buried in DagupanA WORKER carries a dolphin’s carcass for burial at the fish cemetery inside the
Trapped dolphin dies, gets buried in Dagupan
Inquirier.net / Posted 25 days ago
A WORKER carries a dolphin’s carcass for burial at the fish cemetery inside the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources compound in Dagupan City. WILLIE LOMIBAO/INQUIRER NORTHERN LUZON DAGUPAN CITY—A dead bottlenose dolphin was spared from being... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Dolphin intermentdolphin which perished at Tondaligan Beach last Tuesday is carried to the Fish
Dolphin interment
Manila Bulletin / Posted 26 days ago
dolphin which perished at Tondaligan Beach last Tuesday is carried to the Fish Cemetery at the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources compound on Wednesday for proper burial. The dolphin was discovered with blood oozing from its mouth and... Read more
26d
Zamboanga Today
TWG on La Niña createdCity Engineer, City Social welfare and development officer, City Veterinarian,
TWG on La Niña created
Zamboanga Today / Posted 26 days ago
City Engineer, City Social welfare and development officer, City Veterinarian, City Legal Officer, Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, Bureau of Soils and Water Management under the Department of Agriculture, OIC City Police Director, Coast... Read more
26d
The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalThe Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources in confirmed yesterday the occur
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 26 days ago
The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources in confirmed yesterday the occurrence of a fish kill somewhere between Bais City and Manjuyod, , early this month. BFAR provincial chief, Florencia Mepaña, said that until... Read more
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Rappler
Coast Guard commander is next fisheries chiefEduardo Gongona MANILA, Philippines – A former Philippine Coast Guard commande
Coast Guard commander is next fisheries chief
Rappler / Posted 26 days ago
Eduardo Gongona MANILA, Philippines – A former Philippine Coast Guard commander will head the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) under the Duterte administration. BFAR announced in a press statement on Wednesday, June 29, that... Read more
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Daily News
No concession for Indian fishermen in SL waters: Amaraweerafishermen to engage in fishing in Sri Lankan waters two days a week as claimed
No concession for Indian fishermen in SL waters: Amaraweera
Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
fishermen to engage in fishing in Sri Lankan waters two days a week as claimed by a certain trade union, Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Minister Mahinda Amaraweera said. Participating in the Wewak Samaga Gamak development programme... Read more
26d
The Hindu
World View: Fishing in troubled watersin law rather than by mere regulation (as is the case now). According to the cu
World View: Fishing in troubled waters
The Hindu / Posted 26 days ago
in law rather than by mere regulation (as is the case now). According to the current law in terms of the Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Act 2 of 1996, bottom trawling can be carried out by both Sri Lankan nationals as well as non-nationals who... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Fisheries centers in Leyte, Samarin the area. President Aquino signed Republic Act (RA) No. 10861, or an Act Es
Fisheries centers in Leyte, Samar
Manila Bulletin / Posted 27 days ago
in the area. President Aquino signed Republic Act (RA) No. 10861, or an Act Establishing a Provincial Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Training, Development, and Product Center in each of the provinces of Leyte, Southern Leyte, Biliran,... Read more
27d
The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalwith higher tonnage. What Oceana is doing really is pilot testing the VMS with
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 27 days ago
with higher tonnage. What Oceana is doing really is pilot testing the VMS with partners like the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, specifically for commercial fishing vessels from Siaton, Sta. Catalina and Bayawan City in Negros... Read more
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Pilipino Star
A nation in waitingrepresenting 63 percent of our total nickel reserves. Its fishing grounds teem
A nation in waiting
Pilipino Star / Posted 28 days ago
representing 63 percent of our total nickel reserves. Its fishing grounds teem with tuna, marlin, sardines and a wealth of aquatic resources. Perhaps 60 percent of our exports emanate from Mindanao. Opinion ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1,... Read more
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Daily News
Shedding IUU fishing for better timesillegal fishing has been an issue that both states have struggled with to arriv
Shedding IUU fishing for better times
Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
illegal fishing has been an issue that both states have struggled with to arrive at a holistic decision. Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Ministry Secretary, Mangalika Adikari said the Indian government was not showing adequate concern over the... Read more
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29d
Orlando Sentinel
Most of Hawaii's coral recover from mass bleaching: DNR survey12 percent of the bay's bleached coral died, said Anne Rosinski, a marine resou
Most of Hawaii's coral recover from mass bleaching: DNR survey
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
12 percent of the bay's bleached coral died, said Anne Rosinski, a marine resource specialist with the state Division of Aquatic Resources. The remainder regained some color and have been recovering. The coral were weakened to begin with after... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Chinese fishers pay P9M in finesa compromise fine amounting to P9.093 million, settling their administrative ca
Chinese fishers pay P9M in fines
Manila Standard Today / Posted 29 days ago
a compromise fine amounting to P9.093 million, settling their administrative cases filed before the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources. The amount paid is unprecedented in the Cagayan Valley region and marks the first time provisions of the... Read more
30d
Inquirier.net
Chinese poachers who flew inverted PH flag pay P9-M fineA Philippine flag flown with its red field on top signifies that the country is
Chinese poachers who flew inverted PH flag pay P9-M fine
Inquirier.net / Posted 30 days ago
A Philippine flag flown with its red field on top signifies that the country is at war. The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) said the P9-million fine paid by Liang Gui, Su Jia Ying, Zhang Ceng Fu, Wang Sheng Li, Shun Ji Ting,... Read more
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