Wed, 19 Sep 2018 16:00
Something fishy going on at Seacon
Seacon Bangkae turns the spotlight on fish this month by holding the “Stunned in Shoals of Fish at the Fisherman Village” fair and recreating fish markets and fishing villages from three countries.
Thu, 13 Sep 2018 01:00
Under the palace of sushi, a vast city of rats
Tokyo prepares to wage Operation Tsukiji as the world-famous Tsukiji fish market shuts its doors for good
Mon, 06 Aug 2018 19:40
Boat at catches fire at Phuket pier
A FIRE BROKE out in the hull of a passenger boat that was docked for repairs at the Phuket Fish Marketing Organisation’s pier on Monday, Pol Captain Wetchasak Jula-adul of the Muang Phuket precinct said.
Mon, 07 May 2018 10:30
Dozens of security cameras hacked in Japan
Dozens of Canon Inc.'s security cameras connected to the internet have been hacked across Japan, making them uncontrollable at waterways, a fish market and a care facility among other places, users said Monday.
Thu, 03 Aug 2017 19:52
Fire breaks out near Tokyo's Tsukiji fish market
TOKYO - A fire broke out on Thursday just outside Tokyo's famed Tsukiji fish market -- the world's biggest -- with flames and thick grey smoke spewing out of old wooden buildings.
Tue, 20 Jun 2017 18:36
World's biggest fish market will be moved, says Tokyo governor
TOKYO - Tokyo's famed Tsukiji fish market -- the world's biggest -- will be moved to a new location, the city's top official confirmed Tuesday, after months of delays over concerns about toxic contamination at the new site.
Tue, 23 Aug 2016 01:00
5 things to check out at Tokyo’s Tsukiji
TOKYO - Planning a trip to Tokyo, Japan? Consider making a stop at the Tsukiji Fish Market, where the famous tuna auction takes place most mornings.
Thu, 23 Jun 2016 16:17
Fish market owners in Samut Sakhon allow workers to stop working
Fish market owners in Samut Sakhon allowed their Myanmar workers to stop working for some hours Thursday so that they could receive Myanmar State Counsellor and Foreign Minister Aung San Suu Kyi at the Talad Talay Thai market.
Sun, 22 May 2016 01:00
Where the oyster is the star
New Thonglor Japanese restaurant Kaki Goya Katsu Ura Suisan temps with the freshest of seafood form Tsukiji fish market
Tue, 05 Jan 2016 10:36
Japan sushi boss pays $117,000 for endangered tuna
TOKYO - A Japanese sushi boss paid more than $117,000 Tuesday for a giant bluefin tuna as Tokyo's Tsukiji fish market held its last New Year auction ahead of a much-needed modernisation move.
Sun, 27 Dec 2015 01:00
Treasures of the deep
Seasonal Tastes at the Westin Grande Sukhumvit morphs into a French fish market with food stations offering a wide range of seafood delights
Mon, 26 Oct 2015 18:37
Myanmar vendors banned from flying NLD flags
The Ayeyawady authorities have prohibited vendors at Maubin fish market in Pathein District from hoisting National League for Democracy (NLD) flags, campaigning and selling stickers, say stallholders.
Mon, 05 Jan 2015 13:29
Bluefin tuna nets $37,000 in Tokyo new year auction
TOKYO (AFP) - A giant bluefin tuna sold for more than $37,000 in the first auction of the year at a Tokyo fish market on Monday, as Japan faces growing pressure to cut back on consumption of the threatened fish.