fishing laws - updates

Rappler's latest stories on fishing laws


Heavier illegal fishing penalties 'oppresive' – fishers' group

Nov 23, 2014 - 7:29 PM

A higher illegal fishing penalty proposed by lawmakers goes up to P1 million and fishing companies are not happy

FISHERIES DAY. Estelito Marijuan, 58, arranges dried fish at a fishing village during the celebration of World Fisheries day in Parañaque City on Friday, November 21. World Fisheries day is celebrated every year to highlight the importance of maintaining the world's fisheries. Photo by EPA

Rappler Newscast | January 17, 2014

Jan 17, 2014 - 8:08 PM

The Philippines rallies ASEAN against China’s laws Mindanao floods leave at least 34 dead half million displaced Bangkok blast injures at least 28

Rappler Newscast | January 15, 2014

Jan 15, 2014 - 10:41 PM

Philippine gov t launches open data portal and cashless purchase system Army chief says ignore China s fishing laws Protesters threaten to capture Thai PM

Rappler Newscast | January 10, 2014

Jan 10, 2014 - 9:31 PM

DFA hits China’s new fishing law in the South China Sea Marcos and Santiago want a probe into bunkhouses for typhoon victims Filipinos are told: avoid red and yellow