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A joint working group of international fisheries resources management bodies agreed Thursday to increase catch quotas for large Pacific bluefin tuna by 15%.

The international panel adopted the increased catch quotas at an online meeting, which ended the same day, following Japan’s proposal for an expansion. It will be the first time for the catch quotas to be raised.

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