International seafarer welfare charity, The Mission to Seafarers, announced that its annual Sea Sunday celebrations will be broadcast online, connecting seafarers around the world during this global crisis.
The Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) is ranked 6th on the white list of the Paris Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) Current Flag Performance List 2019.
Almost 10,000 Filipinos have returned home from overseas in the last week by the facilitation of DFA in its initiative to bring home displaced seafarers and migrant workers since the escalation of COVID-19 cases in February 2020, on the 3rd of June, 2020.
Recent reports of seafarers stranded on cruise ships taking their own lives have highlighted the dearth of reliable information about suicides at sea.
Damen Shipyards Group has delivered five Damen Ferries 2306 E3 to Arriva Denmark in Copenhagen. Arriva is operating the vessels on behalf of Danish public transport agency Movia.
Höegh Xiamen is a car carrier owned by Ocean Yield and employed on a bareboat contract to Höegh Autoliners. Ocean Yield expects to receive insurance proceeds in Q3 2020 of about USD 26 million, which is close to the book value of the vessel.
Maersk announces that it has reached an agreement with Bridgepoint Development Capital to acquire KGH Customs Services, a Sweden-based specialist in trade and customs management services in Europe.
Ports Can Be Front Runners Of Energy Transition, If Port Authorities And Industry Sectors Join Forces
Ports can play a pivotal role in the world’s decarbonization challenge and provide a blueprint for industries and governments to cut pollution and transition to a cleaner energy future.
As the COVID-19 pandemic and the travel restrictions put in place to attempt containment drag on, around 200,000 merchant seafarers are trapped aboard ships in violation of international law.