This was announced by Senior Minister of State for Foreign Affairs and Transport when he opened the MPA International Safety@Sea Webinar Series.
MPA Singapore has awarded a total of S$1.625 million to 11 joint industry projects in the areas of maritime digitalisation and additive manufacturing for ship and marine parts.
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) announced that it has received the Crew Change Champion Award at the Singapore Registry of Ships Forum 2020 hosted online by the Maritime and Port Authority (MPA) of Singapore on November 3.
The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) will be taking enhanced measures to further secure safe port operations and facilitate crew change.
Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, maritime companies in Singapore have come together to provide job opportunities for Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents entering the workforce.
The Maritime Port and Authority, Singapore has reported that the vessel carrying the 15 COVID-19 positive Filipino workers that halted at Singapore for repairs and refuel had arrived from India on Aug 8, 2020.
More Singaporean seafarers without shipboard employment will be eligible for additional assistance under the MaritimeSG Together Package announced by the MPA on 29 April 2020.
MPA has partnered terminal operator PSA Singapore, Keppel Offshore & Marine, Bibby Maritime Limited and The Ascott Limited to bring in and manage two floating accommodations to temporarily house foreign workers as part of the national effort to contain the spread of COVID-19.
A crew member working onboard a cargo ship that arrived in the Port of Singapore from China was earlier diagnosed to have the COVID-19 infection (Case 10).