Philippines top supplier of seafarers on international merchant ships

Philippines top supplier of seafarers on international merchant ships
V. Sajeev Kumar May 23 https://www.thehindubusinessline.com/economy/logistics/philippines-top-s...

Solon questions new fees charged from Pinoy seafarers aboard Panama vessels

Solon questions new fees charged from Pinoy seafarers aboard Panama vessels
May 24, 2018 http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/pinoyabroad/news/654462/solon-questions-n...

A lawmaker on Thursday urged the Department of Health to look into the additional medical examination fee worth P1,040 being imposed on Filipino seafarers aiming to work aboard Panamanian-registered vessels.

Department of Health told to probe new fees on seamen

DoH told to probe new fees on seamen
May 24, 2018 http://thestandard.com.ph/news/national/266454/doh-told-to-probe-new-fee...

A party-list lawmaker on Thursday called on the Department of Health to investigate the additional P1,040 medical examination fee that is being imposed on Filipino seafarers who will work aboard Panamanian registered vessels.

Saudi-led coalition foils Houthi attacks on Red Sea ships, Saudi and UAE media say

Saudi-led coalition foils Houthi attacks on Red Sea ships, Saudi and UAE media say
Reuters Staff May 23, 2018 https://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-tanker/saudi-led-coali...

MOL Woman Officer Shares Attractions of a Seafaring Career with Female Students

MOL Woman Officer Shares Attractions of a Seafaring Career with Female Students
24/05/2018 https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/mol-woman-officer-shares-attraction...

Marine Intelligence leaders urge shipping industry to share data

Marine Intelligence leaders urge shipping industry to share data
Jamey Bergman 24 May 2018 http://www.marinemec.com/news/view,marine-intelligence-leaders-urge-ship...

“Shipping industry urged to maintain piracy precautions”

“Shipping industry urged to maintain piracy precautions”
May 24, 2018 http://www.themeditelegraph.com/en/shipping/shipowners/2018/05/24/shippi...

London - Seafarers and shipowners have been warned against relaxing their counter-piracy precautions following new evidence of continuing high risks of attack in many parts of the world.

Cargo ship sank in Yellow sea, 7 missing

Cargo ship sank in Yellow sea, 7 missing
NIKOLAY TORKIN May 24, 2018 http://maritimebulletin.net/2018/05/24/cargo-ship-sank-in-yellow-sea-7-m...

BP to cut 500 jobs this year

BP to cut 500 jobs this year
SØREN SPRINGBORG 23.05.18 https://shippingwatch.com/Offshore/article10622447.ece

Oil price increases in recent months have not kept BP from carrying out further cost reductions. Over 500 employees will be dismissed this year.
UK oil company BP will fire up to three percent of employees within production this year, reports Financial Times.

Seafarers Count in Ethical Purchasing Decisions

Seafarers Count in Ethical Purchasing Decisions
Mark Dickinson 2018-05-22 https://www.maritime-executive.com/editorials/seafarers-count-in-ethical...

Cast an eye around your home. Much of what you see arrived by sea. Furniture, washing machines, crockery, clothes, home entertainment systems and food – 90 percent of all the world’s goods in fact have been packed in containers and spirited across oceans before they arrive in our shops.

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