Activists caution as EU ends ban on Thailand fishing industry

The third-largest exporter of seafood rejoices the end of ban as it was criticised for poor regulations and unsustainable practices.

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    Thailand's fishing and seafood industry has been criticised for poor regulations, bad working conditions and unsustainable practices.

    The industry rejoiced when the European Commission lifted a "yellow card" warning, which was in place since 2015, earlier this month.

    However, despite corrective measures by the government, activists have expressed concern saying there's still a lot to be done.

    Al Jazeera's Scott Heidler reports from Bangkok.


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