tuna export - updates

Rappler's latest stories on tuna export


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

Filipino wives appeal for fishermen-husbands detained in Indonesia

May 02, 2015 - 8:00 AM

There’s nothing [here] that’s why they run to Indonesia All I want that somebody helps us We just want our family to come home

Decent jobs? The case of Filipino handline fishermen

May 01, 2015 - 12:52 PM

Handliners are often subjected to hazardous working conditions sleeping in cramped quarters with no clean and adequate water months away from home

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

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

'Only tuna industry will benefit from EU-PH trade deal'

Sep 22, 2012 - 1:12 PM

A free trade pact between the European Union and the Philippines will only help the tuna industry says experts