Weather-induced shortage pushes fish prices up

Weather-induced shortage pushes fish prices up

The Fish Market at Umm Slal Central Market has seen considerable drop in the amounts of fish on display there, due to the shortage in supply because of the strong winds and the difficulty of fishermen in accessing the fishing areas due to the changing weather conditions.

Fish market auctions, activities of street vendors' suspended

Fish market auctions, activities of street vendors' suspended

* Fish market auctions suspended * Activities of street vendors' suspended

100kg fish destroyed after found unfit for consumption

100kg fish destroyed after found unfit for consumption

The Health Control Section of Al Wakrah Municipality seized and destroyed some 100kg of fish that was found unfit for human consumption.

Spike in supply brings fish prices down

Spike in supply brings fish prices down

The fish market at Umm Slal Central Market has seen a considerable supply of local fish in good quantity, which helped in bringing down prices, in particular after the Eid holidays, local Arabic daily Arrayah reported on Friday.

Tuna fetches $614,000 at Tokyo New Year's fish auction

Tuna fetches $614,000 at Tokyo New Year's fish auction

In what could be the last New Year's auction at Tokyo's famed Tsukiji fish market, the owner of the Sushizanmai restaurant chain paid top price for a single fish, forking over more than $600,000 for a Pacific bluefin tuna.

Wakrah Municipality detects 32 violations

Wakrah Municipality detects 32 violations

The health inspection section of the Wakrah Municipality conducted 195 field inspection tours in September.

Municipality in Al Khor set to develop fish market

Municipality in Al Khor set to develop fish market

The Municipality of Al Khor and Al Thakhira is set to develop the fish market and upgrade its services with special focus on the health and hygiene aspects.

Fish prices shoot up as shortage looms

Fish prices shoot up as shortage looms

Fish has become very expensive over the last few days in the local market, it is learnt.