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Posted: 9 days ago

ITF: Shipping companies should step up and end ordeal of seafarers stuck off China

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) is calling on the shipping companies to step u...

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  • Vessels
Posted: 9 days ago
Posted: 16 days ago

Solution found to end MSC Anastasia’s crew change ordeal

The ordeal of seafarers on board MSC Anastasia, a bulk carrier that has been stuck off China’s...

Categories:
  • Human Capital
Posted: 16 days ago
Posted: 22 days ago

The Liberian Registry becomes 1st ship registry to sign the Neptune Declaration

The Liberian Registry has become the very first ship registry to sign onto the Neptune Declaration o...

Categories:
  • Human Capital
Posted: 22 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Over 300 industry leaders sign Neptune Declaration to end crew change crisis

Over 300 maritime industry and human rights leaders have signed a new global pledge urging for indus...

Categories:
  • Human Capital
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

ICS urges govts to prioritize vaccination of seafarers and maritime workers

The International Chamber of Shipping is calling on governments to put seafarers and frontline marit...

Categories:
  • Human Capital
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Frank Coles, CEO of Wallem Group, resigns

Frank Coles, Chief Executive Officer of the Wallem Group, has resigned and will be leaving the Walle...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 2 months ago

IMO Secretary-General slams 'no crew change' clause

IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim has criticized the “no crew change” clauses in charterparties, stre...

Categories:
  • Human Capital
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

MSC calls for long-overdue crew change on bulker stuck in China

Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) is calling for an urgent crew change solution for the bulk carr...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Landmark ILO ruling says govts failed to protect seafarers

The International Labour Organisation’s (ILO) Committee of Experts issued a ruling that governments ...

Categories:
  • Human Capital
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

45 countries designated seafarers as key workers

Forty-five IMO Member States and one Associate Member, Hong Kong,  have now designated seafarers as ...

Categories:
  • Human Capital
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

ITF helped recover more than $1.7 million in owned wages to seafarers

Member unions of the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) have helped recover more than...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 2 months ago
Industry Contribution

Faccin Wind Towers Division: a reliable partner for your wind energy project

Faccin Group created a Wind Towers Division within the company. Why? Eng. Andrea Comparin: “Ac...

Posted: about 1 month ago
Industry Contribution

Maritime Insurance Market Update, Q3 2020

‘Clients, advisors and insurers are in the same boat.’ Effective cooperation is necessary to keep ri...

Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

UN adopts resolution on key worker status of seafarers

The United Nations has adopted a resolution that calls on its members to designate seafarers and oth...

Categories:
  • Human Capital
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Many seafarers could quit the industry over mishandling of COVID-19 crew change crisis

Nearly 90% of British seafarers have been affected by the pandemic and one in two is now considering...

Categories:
  • Human Capital
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Shipping bodies urge Jeff Bezos to take a stand for stranded seafarers

The leaders of the major shipping bodies are calling on the Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos to take a stand fo...

Posted: 2 months ago
Industry Contribution
Partner

It’s all about power flow

Integration of renewable energies on a ship – and in other island networks Interview with Jero...

Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Danica: Each crew change costing up to $2,000 more amid COVID-19 impact

Individual crew changes are costing up to an additional $2,000, doubling the price since last year a...

Categories:
  • Human Capital
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Hapag-Lloyd reports COVID-19 cases on two ships

German container shipping company Hapag-Lloyd reported that two of its vessels were facing delays am...

Categories:
  • Human Capital
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

41 Indian seafarers stuck at Chinese ports for months

A total of 41 Indian seafarers have been stranded on two ships for months unable to dock in Chinese ...

Categories:
  • Human Capital
Posted: 3 months ago
Industry Contribution

“ETICA IP” ROV & USV a staunch green ally for the blue economy indystry & ocean sustainability

By Ioana Laura Grigore. Our concept of blue economy & ocean sustainability in offshore industry ...

Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

AMSA: Serving on ships beyond 11 months won’t be permitted from February 2021

The interim COVID arrangements which have permitted seafarers to serve longer than 11 months on-boar...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

UN agencies support resumption of cruise ship operations

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) and the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) have expres...

Categories:
  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Cargo ship crew repatriated after 20 months spent on board

Nine Chinese and Filipino seafarers, some of whom have been onboard their Panama-flagged cargo ship ...

Categories:
  • Infrastructure
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Singapore ship registry crosses 96 million GT milestone

The Singapore Registry of Ships (SRS) crossed the 96 million gross tonnage milestone in 2020, mainta...

Categories:
  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

Australia arrests Japanese car carrier over overdue crew change

Japanese-owned car import vessel Metis Leader has been arrested in Australia on the grounds of overd...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

Singaporean seafarers get additional unemployment assistance

Singaporean seafarers who were unable to secure shipboard employment between May and December 2020 d...

Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

China opens 10 ports to crew changes

Ten Chinese ports will resume foreign crew change operations with certain requirements in place, tak...

Categories:
  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

Over 400,000 seafarers trapped at sea

More than 400,000 seafarers remain trapped at sea on more than 60,000 cargo ships, as calls to end t...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 4 months ago