Cooperation with information analysis in the Panama Maritime Authority’s cyber incident voluntary reporting scheme.
The ongoing case of the Panama-flagged, Turkish owned, MV ALI BEY vessel arrested in Constanta Port, Romania and abandoned since 30 November 2020 has seen the Panama Maritime Authority acknowledge a misquotation of ITF regional co-ordinator, Mohamed Arrachedi, resulting in corrections and amendments to the ILO database.
Panama Maritime Authority has authorised Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass), an international ship classification society, to conduct specific surveys through remote inspection techniques.
The logistics deployment carried out by the Republic of Panama, through the AMP and which includes various government institutions, shipping companies, and shipping agencies, acting in a synchronized manner.
The Panama Maritime Authority (PMA) will continue to extend the Seafarer’s Employment Agreement (SEA) until 14 September 2020.
Due to the pandemic caused by the COVID-19 since the end of March to date, the Panama Maritime Authority has achieved that more than 4,500 people (between passengers and crew) of various nationalities, including Panamanian.
The Flag States of Panama and Liberia join together to strongly support IMO Circular Letter No.4204/Add.14 for the “Recommended Framework of Protocols Ensuring Safe Ship Crew Changes and Travel During the COVID-19 Pandemic”.