The Authority explained that this global distinguished presence of the Kingdom is based on its membership in IMO and its membership in the International Anti-Piracy Group.
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The move will facilitate “to foster the safe, economic and efficient movement of vessels” and will bring IALA at par with IMO and IHO
The IMO-administered Regional Marine Pollution Emergency REMPEC is providing technical expertise to help clean up beaches in Greece affected by an oil spill.
The connections between ships, ports and people were once again the focus for an international audience.
Promoting women’s access to quality employment and senior management level within the maritime sector is a key priority for IMO’s gender and capacity-building programme.
Almost three-quarters (71%) of all new containerships, which emit around a quarter of global ship CO2 emissions, already comply with the post-2025 requirements of the IMO’s Energy Efficiency Design Index (EEDI), a new study reveals.
Marking the World Maritime Day, UN maritime agency highlighted contributions the shipping industry can make to the achievement of the global development goals.
World Maritime Day is an official United Nations day. Every year, it provides an opportunity to focus attention on the importance of shipping and other maritime activities and to emphasize a particular aspect of IMO’s work.
Throughout the maritime world, the technical regulations developed and adopted by IMO are well known.
Close to 240 maritime leaders and professionals will gather in Singapore to identify priority areas for international action and exchange best practices in maritime technology.
The GIA will support the implementation of energy efficiency measures for ships and shipping.
Once technical standards have been developed by IMO and adopted into national laws, the next step is implementation on board ships.
Search and rescue is a humanitarian process, aimed at assisting persons in distress, without regard to the nationality or circumstances of the persons in distress.
A key international measure for environmental protection that aims to stop the spread of potentially invasive aquatic species in ships’ ballast water entered into force on 8 September 2017.
The International Maritime Organization (IMO) Ballast Water Management (BWM) Convention will enter into force on 8 September 2017.
Sea trade is a risky business which needs stringent rules and regulations to ensure safety of human life, ships, and marine ecosystem. We bring you 21 codes put forth by the IMO to maintain efficient operation of the maritime industry.
Due to the new regulations to reduce the sulfur content in marine bunker fuels by January 2020, both the global refining and shipping industries will experience rapid change and significant cost and operational impacts, according to new analysis from IHS Markit.
Verifavia, announced today that it has signed a strategic cooperation agreement with the Liberian Registry to conduct IMO DCS and EU MRV verification services for Liberian-flagged vessels.
MUA has questioned the motivation of the AMSA by secretly endorsing the operation of unmanned vessels while at the same time staying silent on the need for Australian seafarers to protect coast.
The GloFouling Partnerships project a collaboration between the GEF, the UNDP and the IMO will address the transfer of aquatic species through biofouling,
SEA\LNG urged the industry as a whole to redouble its commitment to compliance with, and enforcement of, IMO Marpol VI Regulations.
The prestigious International Maritime Prize for 2016 is to be awarded to former Secretary General of the IMO, Mr. Koji Sekimizu, for his contribution to the work of IMO over many years.
Following the launch of IMO’s film on the IMO Polar Code, a new video focused on search and rescued in polar regions is being published today.
The pair will be recognized for their role in averting a major tragedy when the ship they were piloting broke down and burst into flames after colliding with mooring dolphins.