In an Appeal Court judgment issued today, it was determined that regional councils are precluded from undertaking actions for Fisheries Act purposes.
Trade Minister David Parker’s announcement this evening of a successful upgrade of the NZ-China Free Trade Agreement (FTA) has been welcomed by the seafood industry.
Great white sharks are fearsome beasts.
The Capital’s daily newspaper, The Dominion Post, and the online Stuff site last week carried a most unusual report concerning fishing.
The fishing sector is an economic powerhouse, a new Government report has confirmed.
Commercial fisheries' impact on the marine environment is reducing.
Dame Kerry Prendergast is to join the Board of FishServe, a privately-owned company that provides administrative support to the commercial fishing industry.
The Government’s aquaculture strategy has the bold aim of a five-fold increase in annual sales from $600 million to $3 billion.
The recovery of orange roughy stocks is gathering pace.