|International body allows Philippines access to protected Pacific fishing grounds|
Source: Inquirer Global Nation
GENERAL SANTOS CITY, Philippines — The Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC) has given Philippine fishing vessels limited access to protected fishing grounds in the Pacific Ocean, Mindanao Development Authority chair Luwalhati Antonino said. While the access is limited, Antonino said, it nevertheless would spell a lot of difference in the country’s fish supply. READ MORE ».