Citra Mina - updates

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Workers urge DOLE to speed up reforms in fish export industry

Aug 15, 2015 - 8:59 AM

The fish workers recipients of new boats from the government want safe working conditions and fixed wages for handline fishermen

INAUGURATION. Union leaders stand on board one of the mother boats for handline fishermen funded by government. Photo from IUF

Filipino priest to Pope Francis: Help PH tuna workers

May 05, 2015 - 1:51 PM

Reverend Father Rey Carvyn Ondap seeks the aid of the pontiff in stamping out malpractices in the Philippine tuna industry

European trade unions protest fish products from PH's Citra Mina

Apr 23, 2015 - 10:14 PM

They regret that the Mindanao based tuna exporting company renowned of its standing human rights violations is at the SeaFoodExpo in Brussels

Citra Mina: Joint ventures with local fishers 'customary practice'

Mar 18, 2015 - 9:30 PM

The tuna exporter clarifies with congressmen that its is not employing dummies in hiring local fishermen to be able to deny employer employee relationship with them

The 43 Filipino fishermen imprisoned in Indonesia now released demands compensation to the giant General Santos City based fishing firm from allegedly abandoning them in a detention facility in Ternate Island, Indonesia. The "abandonados" arrived in the country on board Cebu Pacific on Monday February 23 in NAIA from Jakarta. Photo by Jose Del/Rappler

43 repatriated fishermen get emergency livelihood aid

Mar 10, 2015 - 6:09 PM

Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz travels to General Santos City the country s known tuna capital to personally hear the fishermen s plight

The 43 Filipino fishermen imprisoned in Indonesia now released demands compensation to the giant General Santos City based fishing firm for allegedly abandoning them in a detention facility in Ternate Island, Indonesia. The "abandonados" arrived in the country on board Cebu Pacific on Monday February 23 in NAIA from Jakarta. Photo by Jose Del/Rappler

DOLE: Both Citra Mina, supplier liable for any labor offense

Mar 05, 2015 - 8:00 PM

Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz s order provides that principals and contractors will be held jointly liable for any violations in labor occupational health and safety standards

'Citra Mina ignored my family's cry for help'

Feb 28, 2015 - 8:15 AM

Tuna exporting giant Citra Mina is alleged to have knowingly sent an illegal fishing expedition that put fishermen in peril

The 43 Filipino fishermen imprisoned in Indonesia now released demands compensation to the giant General Santos City based fishing firm form abandoning them in a detention facility in Ternate Island, Indonesia. The "abandonados" arrived in the country on board Cebu Pacific on Monday February 23 in NAIA from Jakarta. Photo by Jose Del/Rappler

Citra Mina: No direct relationship with 'abandoned' fishermen

Feb 26, 2015 - 7:30 PM

Tuna exporting giant Citra Mina says it is not the employer of 43 Filipino workers who were detained in Indonesia but rather Citra Mina s supplier Felisa Abe

The 43 Filipino fishermen imprisoned in Indonesia now released demands compensation to the giant General Santos City based fishing firm form abandoning them in a detention facility in Ternate Island, Indonesia. The "abandonados" arrived in the country on board Cebu Pacific on Monday February 23 in NAIA from Jakarta. Photo by Jose Del/Rappler

DFA to bill Mindanao company for workers' repatriation

Feb 23, 2015 - 8:52 PM

Government had to use part of the funds allotted for the repatriation of migrant Filipino workers in war torn Libya to fly 43 fishermen out of Indonesia

DFA: Delay in helping fishermen due to lack of documents

Feb 23, 2015 - 6:30 PM

The Citra Mina employees did not have travel documents giving the foreign affairs office a hard time verifying their citizenship and extending help

43 Filipino fishers 'abandoned' in Indonesia arrive in PH

Feb 23, 2015 - 11:31 AM

Workers identify the owner of General Santos City s tuna exporting giant Citra Mina as their employer

43 Filipino fishermen held in Indonesia to be repatriated

Feb 20, 2015 - 4:00 PM

Labor center Sentro slams tuna exporting giant Citra Mina for its alleged inaction on workers welfare and safe return

Go for Middle East market, PH tuna processors urged

Sep 05, 2014 - 8:32 PM

The Philippines agricultural attaché to the UAE says PH can take advantage of a US 2 B market in Saudi Arabia Kuwait Bahrain the UAE Oman and Qatar