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Ocean Wise sustainable seafood program partners with first Chinese restaurant

November 14, 2012

Vancouver Aquarium’s Ocean Wise conservation program is partnering with its first Chinese restaurant to feature sustainable seafood as part of its offerings. On Nov. 28, the aquarium will partner with Szechuan Chongqing Seafood Restaurant, at 1668 West Broadway, where Chef Robert Wong will give a demonstration on preparing authentic Szechuan dishes featuring Ocean Wise seafood, [...]

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Restaurant owner says “bananas” don’t get importance of shark-fin soup

November 6, 2012

David Chung, owner of Richmond’s Jade Seafood Restaurant, believes that a regional shark-fin ban would infringe on a person’s fundamental right to choose what to eat. The Georgia Straight – News And Views

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Restaurant owner calls Coun. Kerry Jang a banana for opposing shark fin soup

November 4, 2012

Canadians of Chinese descent have led a campaign to save the ocean predators by keeping their fins out of local restaurants. The Georgia Straight – News And Views

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Man found not guilty in deadly Vancouver restaurant shooting

November 3, 2012

A jury, which heard evidence of a police agreement to pay key Crown witnesses $ 225,000, has found a man accused in a fatal shooting outside a Vancouver restaurant to be not guilty. The verdict in the trial of Dinh Cuong Pham came after less than a day of deliberations by the six-man, six-woman jury. [...]

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Floata Seafood Restaurant commits to stop serving shark-fin soup

October 31, 2012

One of Vancouver’s largest Chinese restaurants signed a letter issued by Vision Vancouver stating that they have taken the controversial dish off the menu. The Georgia Straight – News And Views

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