MEPs question Commission over proposed driftnet ban

MEPs question the proportionality of a universal ban on driftnets and asks the Commission to provide more data on the […
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Commission prioritises larger quotas over larger fish stocks

The European Commission announced the next steps in the implementation of the new common fisheries policy (CFP) at a hearing […
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Scientists recommend large cuts in Baltic cod quotas

Scientists propose large cuts in fishing quotas for both cod stocks in the Baltic Sea, because the condition of the […
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Parliament gives green light for the new fisheries fund (EMFF)

The European Parliament plenary on 16 April approved the new European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF). This vote confirms the […
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Fisheries Committee approves fisheries fund deal

Fisheries committee MEPs on Monday 7 April formally approved the legislative text of the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF) […
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New agreement opens up for progress on multiannual fisheries plans

The European Parliament and Council today reached a tentative political agreement on how to resolve the deadlock on multiannual fisheries […
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Parliament and Council reach political agreement on fisheries fund

The EU institutions on Tuesday 28 January reached a political agreement on the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF), making […
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Breakdown in negotiations on fisheries fund

Mépriser le #PE était intolérable. Décision collective de quitter les négociations @EU2013LT @EU_Commission pic.twitter.com/a7ZN5BSb83 — Alain Cadec (@AlainCadec) December 20, […
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Final green light for the Common Fisheries Policy reform

The Common Fisheries Policy (CFP) reform was approved in a final plenary vote on Tuesday 10 December. The European Union’s […
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MEPs approve continued deep-sea trawling & EU-Morocco agreement

The European Parliament on Tuesday 10 December adopted the new EU-Morocco fisheries agreement and rejected a ban on deep-sea bottom […
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