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    • 1 dead, 7 hospitalized after eating 'buriring' 

      Cordova, Calvin (Tempo, August 5, 2022, on page 1-2)
      A 56-year-old mother died while her husband and their six children were hospitalized after eating puffer fish (locally known as buriring) for breakfast on Wednesday in Caubian Island, Lapu-Lapu City.
    • ₱1.97-M illegally caught fish seized 

      Sadongdong, Martin A. (Tempo, June 29, 2020, on page 3)
      The Philippine Navy’s Naval Forces Central (NFC) has seized a total of P1.97 million worth of illegally caught fish from six fishing boats operating in seawaters off Tangalan, Aklan in Western Visayas (Region 6), the ...
    • 11 fishers rescued in Zamboanga City 

      Tadios, Jun (Tempo, December 2, 2022, on page 2)
      Authorities have rescued 11 fishermen on board a commercial fishing boat that capsized off the waters of Tictabon Island and Mampang in Zamboanga City on Wednesday, Nov. 30. A report from the PCG Station Zamboanga said ...
    • 11 rescued from distressed motor boat 

      Sadongdong, Martin (Tempo, July 24, 2023, on page 2)
      The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) rescued 11 passengers from a motor banca that ran aground and eventually sank off Surigao City last Saturday. Motor banca Justin had just departed from a floating resort in Barangay Day-asan ...
    • 13 fishers rescued off Batangas 

      Sadongdong, Martin (Tempo, August 29, 2023, on page 3)
      Thirteen fishermen were rescued by the Philippine Coast Guard after their boat sank off Calatagan, Batangas last Sunday. The PCG said fishing vessel Anita DJ II was submerged near the shoreline of Cape Santiago in Barangay ...
    • 15 fishermen rescued in Mindanao 

      Noriega, Richa (Tempo, February 27, 2021, on page 3)
      The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) rescued at least 15 local fishermen aboard a fishing boat which capsized in the waters of Mindanao during the onslaught of typhoon "Auring" last week. The PCG, citing the report from the ...
    • 2 Chinese fishermen rescued in Palawan, 2 others found dead 

      Noriega, Richa (Tempo, August 9, 2021, on page 2)
      Two Chinese fishermen were rescued while two others were found dead from a life raft that was found drifting off the waters of Rizal, Palawan, the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) said on Saturday, Aug. 7. In an incident report, ...
    • 2 Indonesian fishers drifting off Davao Oriental rescued 

      Jubelag, Joseph (Tempo, August 12, 2022, on page 3)
      Local fishermen rescued two Indonesian fishermen drifting off Pujada Bay in Davao Oriental for more than two weeks. Commander Antolin Cayabo, head of the Coast Guard station here, identified the rescued Indonesians as ...
    • 3 Pinoy fishers die in Bajo de Masinloc boat accident 

      Sadongdong, Martin; Unite, Betheena (Tempo, October 5, 2023, on page 1-2)
      Three Filipino fishermen died when an unidentified foreign vessel accidentally struck their boat off Bajo de Masinloc (Scarborough or Panatag Shoal), the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) revealed Wednesday, Oct. 4. Filipino ...
    • 31 held for illegal fishing in Cavite 

      Noriega, Richa (Tempo, August 23, 2021, on page 2)
      Thirty-one fishermen aboard five motorbancas were arrested by the personnel of the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) for illegal fishing off Ternate, Cavite on Friday. In an report on Saturday, the PCG said the 31 local fishermen ...
    • 4 fishers missing in Northern Samar 

      (Tempo, December 26, 2022, on page 1-7)
      Heavy rains and flooding greeted residents of Northern Samar province on Christmas Day due to a shear line affecting Eastern Visayas (Region 8). Josh Echano, head of the Norther Samar provincial Disaster Risk and Management ...
    • 4 Vietnamese fishermen arrested 

      Lacson, Nonoy (Tempo, July 23, 2020, on page 2)
      Maritime policemen in tandem with local government officials of Turtle Islands in Tawi-Tawi province apprehended four Vietnamese fishermen for encroaching on the territorial waters of the town.
    • 4 Vietnamese held for illegal fishing off Pag-Asa Island 

      Sadongdong, Martin (Tempo, October 5, 2022, on page 2)
      The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) revealed yesterday that four Vietnamese fishermen have been apprehended by authorities after they were allegedly caught in the act of using sodium cyanide, a poisonous compound, in their ...
    • ₱460,000 dried seahorses seized in Bacolod port 

      Masculino, Glazyl Y. (Tempo, March 28, 2021, on page 3)
      The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) Negros Occidental seized about 15.2 kilos of dried seahorses worth P460,000 at the Banago port here Friday. PCG provincial head Capt. Ludovico Librilla Jr. said they were informed by the ...
    • 5 fishers rescued after boat capsized in Davao Oriental 

      Tejano, Ivy (Tempo, May 20, 2021, on page 3)
      Five fishermen from the province of Sarangani were rescued after floating off the open sea for more than a day. Authorities identified the rescued fishermen as Yolando Gino, 55 years old; Preceliano Cong, 31; Arnil Sulas, ...
    • 50 years of fisheries research and development at SEAFDEC 

      (Tempo, July 8, 2023, on page 4)
      It has been 50 years now since the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC) established its Aquaculture Department (AQD) with the long-term goal of conducting research, developing technologies, disseminating ...
    • ₱57-M giant clam shells seized in Palawan 

      Magdayao, Aira Genesa (Tempo, April 15, 2021, on page 2)
      Authorities seized around five tons of giant clam shells during the Counteraction Operation (CAO) on Tuesday, April 13 in Puron Borbon, Barangay Panacan, Narra town. According to the report sent to Palawan News, the ...
    • AFP to deploy more ships in West Ph Sea 

      Recuenco, Aaron (Tempo, March 26, 2021, on page 3)
      Gen. Cirilito Sobejana, Jr., chief of staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), has ordered the deployment of Navy ships in the West Philippine Sea as China continues to defy the Philippine government’s demand ...
    • Agriculture grows 2.34% in 2011 

      Benaning, Marvyn (Tempo, January 28, 2012, on page 8)
      The slump in fisheries has affected the performance of agriculture for 2011, with the overall growth inching to 2.34 percent. Agriculture Secretary Proceso J. Alcala said crops took the lead, growing by 4.82 percent on the ...
    • Alcala to revitalize PH fisheries 

      Benaning, Marvyn (Tempo, January 2, 2012, on page Retrieved from-http://www.tempo.com.ph/2012/alcala-torevitalize-ph-fisheries/#.TwF0Ynqykhw)
      Agriculture Secretary Proceso J. Alcala has vowed to revitalize the fishing industry and reverse the current condition of dwindling catch and vanishing fish population. Central to this task is the scientific research needed ...