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World Health Organisation (WHO)

Resources and latest updates from the World Health Organisation on COVID-19

International Chamber Of Shipping

Important guidelines for seafarers and ship owners on Coronavirus from ICS.

Centers For Disease Control And Prevention

Latest news and updates on COVID-19 from CDC.

Latest News On Coronavirus

Seafarer sitting aboard, calling his family

Philippines: Manning Agencies Oppose Controversial Order By DOLE

Things have turned worse for manning agencies in the Philippines when the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) issued an order mandating them to arrange and fund for boarding as well as lodging of the Filipino seafarers. This should be done as soon as they sign off from the ships to undergo compulsory quarantine.

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Wilhelmsen coordinates Singapore’s first full crew change for Synergy Group on bulk carrier Genco Liberty using new protocol

3000 Cases Of Crew Change Approved In Singapore

Singapore has done its bit by working with shipping companies, partners, seafarer unions and has facilitated the crew change. Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has facilitated about 3000 crew change cases starting from March 27.

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