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Posted: about 1 month ago

ITF: Seafarer abandonment rises in Arab world

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) has warned of a growing number of crew m...

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  • Human Capital
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Concerns raised after arrested crude tanker and its crew go missing

Crude oil tanker MV Gulf Sky, which has been under arrest in UAE under a UAE Admiralty Law injunctio...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

ITF: 15 Seafarers abandoned on LPG tanker

A Spanish-flagged LPG tanker is anchored in Manilla Bay, the Philippines without a rudder and a crew...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

ITF: Two stranded bulkers with 25 seafarers on board just a drop in the sea

Two bulk carriers with at least 25 seafarers on board have been left to their own devices at anchor ...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

HRAS: 8 Seafarers Abandoned off Namibia Suffering from Serious Mental Health Issues

8 Indian seafarers abandoned offshore Namibia suffering from fatigue and serious mental health probl...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Intervention Sought from Dubai Ruler for 40 Abandoned Seafarers

Justice Upheld has launched an online petition for the 40 seafarers abandoned in UAE waters for ove...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

HRAS: 40 Seafarers Left Stranded in UAE in Dire Conditions

Forty crew members have been stranded at the Port of Sharjah in the UAE for over two years. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

21 Filipino Sailors Stranded in India

21 Filipino crew members of MV Evangelia M have been left stranded in Kakinada Port, India. ...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

ITF: Ordeal of Natig Aliyev Crew Finally Over

Natig Aliyev, which spent eight months anchored south of Skagen, Denmark, has been released by Dani...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Ordeal of 57 Abandoned Ukrainian Seafarers Finally Over

MTWTU: 57 Ukrainian seafarers return home after being left high and dry at sea. ...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

17 Seafarers Left in Limbo on Kish Island, Iran

17 seafarers left high and dry on Kish Island, Iran. ...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

ITF: Abandoned Qaaswa Crew Returns Home after 11 Months

ITF: The crew of the abandoned tanker Qaaswa finally returned home after spending almost a year off ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

ITF: 16 Abandoned Seafarers Return Home after Months on Powerless Ship

16 crew members of the Bahrain-flagged containership Avonmoor have received their wages and returned...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

India Blacklists Two UAE Companies for Abandoning Seafarers

The UAE companies are repeat offenders with regard to breach of seafarers rights. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

ITF: Abandoned Crew of Natig Aliyev Paid Outstanding Wages

The 19 crew members of oil products tanker Natig Aliyev receive outstanding wages. ...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Abandoned Aegean Princess Seafarers Return Home after 17 Months, Their Wages Still Unpaid

The crew of the Panamanian flagged ‘Aegean Princess’ return home to India and Myanmar. ...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

UAE Introduces Safety Net for Seafarers in Case of Abandonment

UAE introduces compulsory insurance for seafarers in case of abandonment, death or injury. ...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

EU Moves Toward Better Protection of Seafarers

The European Council has adopted a directive which is set to provide seafarers with protection from ...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Indian Captain Lived Alone on Tanker for a Year

An Indian captain was left to his own devices for a year on board an oil tanker Hamed 2, which was a...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

UAE FTA, ITF to Work on Solving Crew Abandonment as Owner Impunity Persists

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Federal Transport Authority (FTA) and the International Transport Wor...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

ITF: 13 Crew Abandoned in Sri Lanka, Ship Arrested

Thirteen crew members of the general cargo ship Sanad were “left close to starvation” af...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

ITF Calls for Action on MV Queen Binanga’s Abandoned Crew

Six crew members of the Zanzibari-flagged passenger vessel MV Queen Binanga, who have been left to t...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Malaviya Seven to Be Finally Auctioned Off

Aberdeen Sheriff Court has ordered the sale of the India-owned platform support vessel Malaviya Seve...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Abandoned Tahsin Crew Paid, Repatriated

Seven crew members of the Panama-flagged general cargo ship Tahsin who were abandoned in June this y...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Over 1,300 Seafarers Abandoned in Five Years

Over the last five years, 12 to 19 crew abandonment incidents were reported annually and 1,013 seafa...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Do Seafarers Really Matter?

Seafaring has been described as a vital support mechanism for the global economy by the Internationa...

Posted: over 3 years ago