PACPI and UPV Sign MOA on Student Research Grant for Phil. BSC

November 15, 2016 – PACPI and University of the Philippines Visayas signed a Memorandum of Agreement to encourage student participation in Fisheries Improvement Projects for Blue Swimming Crab, Portunus pelagicus, through the Student Research Grant. Last October 5, PACPI announced in its official Facebook page the availability of research grants for student theses aimed to […]

Crabbing Operations in Malampaya Sound

September 9, 2016 – PACPI conducted a 2-day survey of crabbing operations in Malampaya Sound located in Taytay, Palawan. Malampaya Sound in Palawan is tagged as the “Fish Bowl of the Philippines” due to the abundance of many commercially-important fish species. Because of its physical and biological significance, it was declared a protected landscape and […]

BFAR Conducts Pre-implementation Workshop on Traceability of Fishery Products Exported to U.S.

August 24, 2016 – U.S. is set to implement traceability requirements for high-risk fisheries imported from ASEAN countries and other parts of the world beginning October of this year. The BFAR Regulatory Division conducted a two-day workshop for processors and exporters of various fishery products to the U.S. last August 24-25, 2016 to come up with […]