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Fishing season begins today: fishermen hope seafood export may go up

par Jul 31, 2017 0

Pakistan's historic seafood export of $394.219 million during the fiscal year 2017 has offered a little to the poor fishermen, who hold down their exp...

Seafood export surges 13 percent

PAR Apr 5, 2017 0

Pakistan's seafood export surged by 13 percent to $239.798 million in July-Feb 2017, according to the official figures. Rise in the seafood export now...

Pakistan to export seafood to China via land route

PAR Feb 20, 2017 0

KARACHI: Pakistan will start the export of seafood to the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region using a land route that China will use to ship oil and natu...

Migrants petition Thai seafood giant on wages

PAR Jan 31, 2017 0

More than 2,000 migrant workers at a major Thai seafood exporter called Monday for higher wages and better working conditions, a rare stand in a count...

Seafood of $183.451 mln, meat $105.690 mln exported in 6 months

PAR Jan 30, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD, Jan 30 (APP): Fish and fish preparations worth of $183.451 million exported from the country during first half ofcurrent financial year as...

Fisheries products worth $367 million exported in 2015-16

PAR Jan 24, 2017 0

Pakistan exported 130,358 metric tons of fisheries products worth $367 million during the financial year 2015-16, it is learnt. According to official...

Non-issuance of NARA cards: boat owners, fishermen stage protest

PAR Jan 11, 2017 0

Boat owners and fishermen on Tuesday staged a protest demonstration over non-issuance of crew cards to illegal Bengali immigrants at Karachi fish harb...

Marine fisheries resources over-exploited: FRAP report

PAR Jan 11, 2017 0

A meeting for the Fisheries Resource Appraisal in Pakistan Project (FRAP) was held at the FAO premises in Islamabad on 9 January and chaired by Hasil...

Formation of policy & strategy to promote fisheries demanded

PAR Jan 9, 2017 0

The lack of fisheries policy and strategy is depriving Khyber Pakhtunkhwa of local and foreign investment, employment opportunities and foreign exchan...

Fisheries department directed to provide quality seed to farmers

PAR Jan 7, 2017 0

Punjab Minister for Forests, Wildlife and Fisheries Mian Yawar Zaman has directed the provincial fisheries department officials to provide quality see...

China becomes Pakistan's chief seafood market

PAR Dec 6, 2016 0

China has widely become Pakistan's chief seafood market, leaving the EU and Japan behind to take the country's fisheries' export to a 14 percent boost...

'Illegal' Bengalis: NARA cards' suspension may hit boats' operation

PAR Dec 1, 2016 0

The country's largest fishing fleet is feared to scale down its deep-sea operations following a suspension of issuance of the NARA cards to 'illegal'...

Pakistan owns rich potential for fish acculturation

PAR Nov 22, 2016 0

Centre for Coastal and Deltaic Studies (CCDS), Sindh University Campus Thatta organized 1-Day National Seminar on "Education and Research on Coastal F...

Seafood export volume grows by 1.41 percent

PAR Nov 17, 2016 0

The country's seafood export volume grew up by 1.41 percent in July-September 2016 with a comparatively higher fisheries landing this fiscal year, ind...

Fishermen release giant diamondback squid back into waters unhurt

PAR Sep 27, 2016 0

Another gigantic diamondback squid, which got trapped accidentally in fishermen's net last midweek, found an unhurt escape back into seawater in Ras K...