MOL acquired 100% of the issued shares of Azalea Maritime B.V. on December 21st, 2017. And Azalea Maritime B.V. changed its name to “MOL Maritime (Europe) B.V.” on January 1st, 2018.
The Trafigura Foundation awards ISWAN a grant to improve its helpline and support dedicated emergency funds for seafarers experiencing difficult situations at sea.
The Mission to Seafarers takes over Seafarer Happiness Index launched by Crewtoo in 2015.
Despite a recovery in cargo shipping markets, ship manning costs will remain suppressed as shipowners and operators continue to be financially challenged and the officer shortfall recedes.
ICS has published a new edition of its widely used Personal Training and Service Record Book, to help qualified seafarers and their employers maintain a comprehensive record of training and seagoing service.
A number of cases of Indian seafarers in distress on ships have been brought to the attention of Consulate General of India, Dubai in the past few months.
Mr Chirag Bahri is Welfare Personality of the Year award winner because of his work in South Asia for the seafarers who have been hijacked by the Somali pirates. On the occasion of Day of Seafarer, we had the privilege to interview him.
The head of the UK shipowners’ organisation has called for the government to double the value of the Support for Maritime Training (SMarT) scheme.