Tilapia farming is an industry in the Philippines.
The fish grow fast in the tropical climate.
Filipinos love to fry and grill tilapya.
The cooked flesh is dipped in a mixture of calamansi and soy sauce.
inihaw na tilapya
tilapia grilled out in the open, usually over coals
Miss Tilapia is the name of a komiks character created by Mars Ravelo that was turned into a movie in the 1950's. She was played by Filipina actress Gloria Romero.