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west african piracy and crew kidnapping a major setback to maritime industry

West African Piracy And Crew Kidnapping A Major Setback To Maritime Industry

West Africa piracy attacks and crew kidnapping has reportedly increased twice in 2017 comparing the report obtained from the OBP in 2016. The west African piracy attacks have placed a major setback to the maritime operations, likewise to the economy of the countries involved. Following the reports as published by NGO Oceans Beyond Piracy (OBP), …

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54-year old Captain Got missing while vessel underway

54-year old Captain Got missing while vessel underway

An unconfirmed information, A container ship MSC GIANNINA heading from Gioia Tauro to Genoa, Italy reported her Captain got missing.  The information gathered from the fleet website said most probably on Oct 19 in vicinity 13 53N 013 43E, Tyrrhenian Sea, Related post: Big Loss as a boat Cut fire The Vessel said to continue voyage …

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Dream Job Turns To Nightmare for seafarers – As shipping companies face challenges

As ship crewing manning companies face challenges with crew change, seafarers job turns to a nightmare both to those at home and onboard ship in the sense that, the seaman onboard who already overdue for sign-off are no more looking for earnings but a chance to meet their loved ones again and have a little …

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Map: Sea Port Global Restrictions Due to COVID-19

COVID-19 outbreak and the rate of infections has charge some sea ports around the globe to impose certain restrictions on ships, seafarers, and port activities. According to the latest flash points of the epidemic infection, the wilhelmsen ship management and ships agency point out ports and countries where there are restrictions either for crew change, …

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Visit Black Sea In Odessa Ukraine, Student Invitation to Ukraine zooming

Visit Black Sea In Odessa Ukraine, Student Invitation to Ukraine zooming

Odessa, Ukraine is a great place to spend summer holidays. We provide you with information/help on cities to visit Ukraine. Odessa has been one of the largest cities of Ukraine and black sea surrounding her, you can spend your summer holiday here with fun. We also will link you to other cities like Yalta, which …

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Should coronavirus create unemployment for seafarers

Since the outbreak of the ‘ Wuhan’ novel coronavirus, it has become a difficult issues relating to seafarers sign-off and sign-on, with lots of countries port control dening off-signers (seafarers whom already comes to the end of their contract of employment onboard a vessel and prepares for his or her transfer and transport home). Last …

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