/ World Seafood Congress delegates let their hair down

10 September 2019

CHIEF Minister Chow Kon Yeow expressed his hopes that participants of the World Seafood Congress 2019 would learn valuable lessons when they gathered for the ‘Aqua Night’ at Gudang @ Lebuh Cecil in George Town tonight. After warmly welcoming some 350 delegates from 41 countries to the party, he said it was time for them to enjoy after two fruitful days of discussion, networking...


/ Global alliance launches online hub to unify efforts for tracing our seafood

10 September 2019

PENANG, MALAYSIA — While stories continually emerge of illegal fishing and human rights abuses in the seafood realm, some of the greatest challenges have been finding consolidated guidance to combat these issues and identifying the groups working to address them. Until now.


/ Explore aquaculture for food security, says CM Chow

9 September 2019

WITH population growth and depleting fish stock, the aquaculture sector is potentially the source to meet future demand for fish. Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow said future scenarios showed that production from marine-capture fisheries on the west coast of Peninsular Malaysia might become unreliable since many fish stocks were already over-exploited.


/ 制造更多水产收获 首长鼓励渔民转型水上养殖

9 September 2019

槟州首席部长曹观友鼓励渔民拓展水上养殖工作,制造更多的水产收获。 曹观友周一上午为2019年世界海产大会(World Seafood Congress)主持开幕后在记者会上提到,海产量削减的问题其实早在填海计划开始前就已经发生,是一项全球性问题。


/ All states urged to carry out aquaculture

9 September 2019

GEORGE TOWN: The Ministry of Agriculture and Agro-based Industry is encouraging all states to carry out aquaculture to boost the production of high-quality fishery produce to meet the rising demand, as well as to create a healthy environment.


/ 曹观友鼓励渔民 转型投入水产养殖

9 September 2019

(槟城9日讯)槟州首长曹观友指出,海产量逐年减少的问题是在填海计划进行前就已发生,这也是全球各地都面对的问题。因此,水产业者必须利用科技的便利,以达到永续海产的效果。 他今早为2019年世界海产大会(World Seafood Congress)主持开幕仪式后,在记者会上就发展与海产生态如何取得平衡的课题,如此表示。


/ As fish stocks dip, deputy minister tells fishermen to take up aquaculture

9 September 2019

GEORGE TOWN: Fishermen have been advised to take up seafood farming as supplies are depleting because of overfishing. Deputy Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Minister Sim Tze Tzin said migration to fish farming or aquaculture can stem overfishing in the long run.


/ Penang govt to talk only with stakeholders affected by PSR project, says CM

9 September 2019

GEORGE TOWN (Bernama): The Penang government will only deal with stakeholders who are affected by the Penang sea reclamation project (PSR), says Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow (pic). As for other quarters, he said, they could give their opinion, and the government will take note.


/ All states urged to carry out aquaculture

9 September 2019

GEORGE TOWN, Sept 9 -- The Ministry of Agriculture and Agro-based Industry is encouraging all states to carry out aquaculture to boost the production of high-quality fishery produce to meet the rising demand, as well as to create a healthy environment.


/ Penang govt to talk only with impacted stakeholders over PSR project - Chow

9 September 2019

GEORGE TOWN, Sept 9 -- The Penang government will only deal with stakeholders who are impacted by the Penang sea reclamation project (PSR), said Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow. As for other quarters, he said, they could give their opinion, and the government will take note.