Oceana taking the lead in Environmental and Social Responsibility For Immediate Release

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Oceana Group is leading by example in demonstrating the South African large-scale commercial fishing industry’s commitment to operating responsibly. The group has been included in the 2012 Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI) and Johannesburg Stock Exchange’s (JSE) 2012 Socially Responsible Investment (SRI) Index. Oceana has also been selected as the recipient of an elaborate artwork… Read more »

KC WORLD FOOD DAY

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Help stop hunger during Food Action Week As part of its Food Action Week (13 to 20 October 2012) campaign, Stop Hunger Now South Africa (SHN SA) will attempt to pack 37 000 nourishing meals to under-resourced preschools in and around Cape Town on Saturday, 20 October 2012. The meal packaging drive will take place… Read more »

Stop Hunger Now SA comes to Hout Bay

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Stop Hunger Now Southern Africa (SA), an international hunger relief organisation, has extended its programme to Hout Bay with the generous support of the Oceana Foundation. A pilot project will see five early childhood development centres (ECDs) with 150 children in total receiving meal packages every month for at least the next six months. The… Read more »

OCEANA RECOGNIZES SUPREME COURT OF APPEAL DECISION

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Oceana Group Limited (Oceana), the only JSE listed black owned fishing company, has learnt with great disappointment about the Supreme Court of Appeal’s (SCA) decision to dismiss its challenge against the Policy for the Transfer of Commercial Fishing Rights (the transfer policy). The Appeal Court hearing was held on the 1st March 2012 following a… Read more »

OCEANA GROUP LAUNCHES THE OCEANA FOUNDATION

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Oceana Group proudly announces the launch of the Oceana Foundation through which all future funding for corporate social investment (CSI) projects will be directed. The Foundation was established following an extensive review of the impact the group was making in terms of its CSI spend. Oceana Group CEO, Francois Kuttel, says, “When we examined our… Read more »

OCEANA SIGNS CONSENT AGREEMENT WITH THE COMPETITION COMMISSION

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Following an investigation into the small pelagic fishery by the Competition Commission, Oceana Group Limited and its subsidiary Oceana Brands Limited have accepted responsibility for certain contraventions of the Competition Act. Accordingly, Oceana has agreed to pay an administrative penalty amounting to R34.75 million representing 5% of its affected turnover derived from its pelagic fishing… Read more »