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  1. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Human-like fish that could be used to test China's water quality

    Posted Nov 09th 2014, 06:30am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... Stephen Chen binglin.chen@scmp.com Simple experiments using the zebrafish may soon replace traditional water quality tests Tiny fish that could be big weapon in pollution fight A fish ... water on the embryos. Some may die, some experience mutations in critical organs such as brain, heart or blood lines. "If the fish can die or get sick, [the same may happen to us]." ...

  2. News - China Insider - FISHING

    Era of cheap fish is over, says expert, as industry forced to tackle slavery and overfishing

    Posted Nov 06th 2014, 01:01pm by James Griffiths

    ... James Griffiths james.griffiths@scmp.com Lack of oversight is allowing fishing companies to flaunt regulations on human trafficking and overfishing, but campaigners say progress is slowly being made. Around 21 million people are enslaved worldwide, according to the International Labour Organisation, with workers on fishing boats especially vulnerable to abuse. In a 2011 report, ...

  3. News - China - FISHING

    Chinese fishermen under-report haul from foreign waters, say researchers

    Posted Apr 05th 2013, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... Mimi Lau in Guangzhou mimi.lau@scmp.com Chinese fleets take an estimated 4.6 million tonnes of fish from foreign waters each year but report only a fraction of catches, say researchers Net cast far and wide to plunder the oceans Chinese fishing boats catch about 4.6 million tonnes of fish in foreign waters each year- a haul worth about US$11.5 billion- and substantially ...

  4. PP sustains great catch with sustainable fishing

    Posted Oct 24th 2014, 05:51pm

    ... natural resources for future generations is a worthy cause. A proponent of sustainable fishing, Parlevliet & Van der Plas (PP) fulfils its duty in helping preserve the environment with fishing ... for the environment to ensure that fish stocks continue to be productive. Sustainability and quality are important for the future of this industry." Family-owned PP is a pelagic, demersal and shrimp ...

  5. News - World - SCIENCE

    Ancient Scottish fish first to have sex, and sideways too, fossil find shows

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 10:00pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in London Ancient Scottish fish first to have sex Scientists studying fossils have discovered that the intimate act of sexual intercourse used by humans was pioneered by an ancient armoured fish, called a placoderm, about 385 million years ago in Scotland. In an important discovery in the evolutionary history of sexual reproduction, the scientists found that male fossils ...

  6. News - China - MARITIME SECURITY

    Chinese captain killed during fishing clash with S Korea coastguard

    Posted Oct 10th 2014, 12:15pm by Associated Press in Seoul

    ... Associated Press in Seoul Fishing boat captain reported shot dead after clashes between South Korean coastguards and Chinese vessels operating illegally in the Yellow Sea Hospital officials say the captain of a Chinese fishing vessel was killed in a clash with the South Korean coastguard after his boat was stopped for suspected illegal fishing. An emergency room worker ...

  7. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    South Korean coastguard shoots dead Chinese skipper of fishing boat

    Posted Oct 10th 2014, 09:44pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Seoul S Korean coastguard kills Chinese skipper The South Korean coastguard shot and killed the Chinese skipper of a fishing boat yesterday in a confrontation in the Yellow Sea. A coastguard spokesman said shots were fired as the vessel was boarded for illegally fishing in South Korean territorial waters, around 130km off the western island of Wangdeung. ...

  8. NRA's processed animal protein offers alternative to fish meal

    Posted Oct 08th 2014, 03:38pm

    ... big message in terms of sustainability is that animal proteins can help provide an alternative to fish meal," says Kent Swisher, vice-president for international programmes. "Our vision is to be readily available and usable in aquaculture rations and in feeds for chickens, along with fish, shrimp and pets." Using PAP meal as a substitute for portions of more ...

  9. Magazines - 48hrs - FOOD & WINE

    Sustainable fish is catching on in Hong Kong restaurants

    Posted Oct 08th 2014, 10:37pm by Bernice Chan

    ... "I was previously at Jamie's Italian in Scotland, and we serve more steaks there. It's interesting, because there's more you can do with fish than with steak," he says. ... sustainable seafood since 2007. Heavy demand for seafood has led to overfishing of some species and environmental damage caused by trawlers and dynamite fishing. "When we launched the Seafood ...

  10. Alaskan delicacy is latest treat at Harlan's

    Posted Jul 13th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... to spawn. It's mostly caught by hand and usually if you catch 10 fish, only about two are white ivory kings. That's how rare they are. In terms of the taste, the wild salmon has more of a natural taste of the sea. Farmed salmon are fatter and not as healthy.' It is possibly the first time the pale fish is available on Hong Kong plates and Harlan's even secured ...




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