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  • Hatchery complex assures fry supply 

    (Malaya, November 13, 1985, on page 1)
    A multi-purpose aqua laboratory which complements the fish hatchery complex of the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC-AQD) in Igang, Guimaras island, was inaugurated recently by MP Narciso D. Monfort, ...
  • 21 graduates from aquaculture seminar 

    (Malaya, March 20, 1986, on page 1)
    Closing ceremonies for the 5th Training Course for Senior Aquaculturists in Asia and the Pacific were held here Thursday with 21 participants from 10 countries receiving their diplomas and certificates under the joint ...
  • Seafdec clinches contracts with foreign institutions 

    Philippine News Agency (PNA) (Malaya, October 16, 1985, on page 12)
    The Aquaculture Department of the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center here is clinching new contracts this year with foreign entities in ab id to increase aquaculture technologies. AQD chief Alfredo C. Santiago ...
  • ₱4,800 gets you ₱50,000 with carp 

    Guevarra, Benjie (Malaya, September 12, 1985, on page 12)
    A viable solution to the country's worsening food problem may lie in an artificially-spawned Chinese carp here which, for a measly investment of P4,800, can produce in six months time almost 1,500 kilograms of fish worth ...
  • Prawn industry faces threat from Taiwan 

    Tangbawan, Romy (Malaya, March 22, 1988, on page 10)
    In its desire to become the world's top prawn producer, the Philippines may yet end up holding an empty bag because of problems faced by the Taiwanese, a source of tiger prawn fry for this country. In a report to the ...
  • Shrimp species for export bred 

    (Malaya, September 17, 1989, on page 11)
    Researchers at the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (Seafdec) in Iloilo have successfully bred another shrimp species which may yet replace the tiger prawn (sugpo) that local producers are exporting. Popularly ...
  • Savants warn against prawn farm overstocking 

    Diola, Rodney (Malaya, April 12, 1988, on page 11)
    Prawn growers in the country who overstock their farms to ensure a bountiful harvest might unwittingly be courting economic disaster, a top fishery official said over the weekend. Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources ...
  • New artificial reef tested in Samar 

    (Malaya, October 30, 1990, on page 1)
    A new artificial reef will be introduced to marginal fishermen in Maqueda Bay in Western Samar to raise fish catch and ultimately, their incomes. A bamboo net cage instead to old tires will be used to trap fish for daily harvest.
  • Pollution alarms Panay prawn growers 

    Philippine News Agency (PNA) (Malaya, March 24, 1992, on page 10)
    A group of prawn growers here, alarmed over the mass death of prawns worth million of pesos reportedly due to prawn virus, water pollution, and chemicals has asked the Department of Public Works and Highways and the ...
  • Shrimp industry leaves Iloilo fisherfolk poor 

    Girao, Viju Jess (Malaya, May 19, 1992, on page 7)
    Remigio Cahilig, 50, laments that he may have to give up fishing. Cahilig is one of this town's remaining 300 fishermen. Tigbauan used to be a thriving fishing community but what remains of it today are just specks of ...
  • Tilapia holds promise of the future 

    (Malaya, July 27, 1996, on page 11)
    Reconciling population growth and food productivity has stumped the government for ages. Projections from the National Census and Statistics Office (NSO) show that there will be 75.2 million Filipino consumers by the year ...
  • SM to hold cleanup drive 

    (Malaya, May 15, 2019, on page B7)
    SM by the BAY, in partnership with SM Cares, the corporate social responsibility arm of SM Prime Holdings, Inc., will hold its quarterly Cleanup Drive on May 18, 2019, 6AM at the Central Park of SM by the BAY, Mall of Asia ...
  • US, Japan, India, PH hold drills in South China Sea 

    Reyes, Victor (Malaya, May 10, 2019, on page B1-B3)
    Warships form the Philippines, US, Japan, and India are conducting a series of naval drills in the South China Sea where a disputed chain of islands, islets, and features are located. The naval drills are far from the ...
  • The same answer? 

    (Malaya, August 29, 2019, on page B4)
    President Duterte is in China again to pursue various initiatives that should redound to bilateral cooperation in various areas, thus potentially deepening the friendship and warm ties between the Philippines and China ...
  • Sea Code tops Duterte-Xi meeting 

    Montemayor, Jocelyn (Malaya, August 29, 2019, on page B1-B3)
    Malacañang is hoping that China would keep an open mind as President Duterte pushes for an expeditious crafting of the Code of Conduct (COC) on the South China Sea and raises the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) ruling ...
  • 'Of course, China won't say it will fire first shot' 

    Reyes, Victor (Malaya, August 19, 2019, on page B1-B5)
    A day after calling China a bully, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana yesterday said it is "comforting" that China gave the assurance it would not fire the first shot in disputed areas in the South China Sea. However, ...
  • Lorenzana: China a bully: 'Nothing new in China's peace remark' 

    Reyes, Victor (Malaya, July 31, 2019, on page B1-B3)
    Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana yesterday backed survey findings that showed China is the country least trusted by a majority of Filipinos, noting China has been "bullying" the Philippines. China, the Philippines, ...
  • BFAR quizzed on 5,236 contractual hires 

    Tabingo, Peter (Malaya, July 15, 2021, on page B2)
    The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) hired 5,236 contract of service (COS) and job order (JO) personnel in 2018 but government auditors have raised questions, saying the expense incurred appears unnecessary. ...
  • Non-war options 

    (Malaya, July 17, 2019, on page B4)
    Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio, responding to a challenge by President Rodrigo Duterte, has itemized several options the Chief Executive may take to enforce the ruling of the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The ...
  • Manila Bay cleanup a unifying cause 

    (Malaya, September 11, 2019, on page B4)
    It has been eight months since the Duterte administration, particularly the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), embarked on the almost impossible task of cleaning Manila Bay and making its waters safe ...

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