Methanol Is Ready for Use as Marine Fuel

Methanol-powered

Methanol is ready to go as a marine fuel now, and could be playing a much bigger role post-2020.

Abandoned Crew of Natig Aliyev Paid Outstanding Wages

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

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Dockers Secure Lashing Rights under New IBF Deal

Dockers guaranteed right to carry out lashing and other cargo handling services in ports under new IBF deal.

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ITF, Maritime Employers Agree on Wage Increase for Seafarers

ITF sealed today a new framework agreement for seafarers with the Joint Negotiating Group.

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Abandoned Aegean Princess Crew Returns Home after 17 Months

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

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ITF Welcomes UAE's New Protection for Seafarers

ITF expresses its support for United Arab Emirates' recently introduced safety net for seafarers in case of abandonment.

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ITF: Filipino Seafarers on CSL Australia's Ship Underpaid

Seafarers working onboard CSL Australia's vessel Diana are underpaid, says ITF.

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Body Found Floating near Yang Ming's Chartered Boxship

Body of an Indonesian worker was found floating near the stern of the Yang Ming’s Louds Island, at JCIT.

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Fate of PNG Dockworkers at Lae Port Still Unknown

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) has raised concerns over the fate of dockworkers at the Port ...

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Unions to Fight Against Fairmount Crew Replacement Plans

Dutch marine services and dredging company Boskalis is planning to lay off 20 crew members and replace them with a ...

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ITF: Malaviya Seven Gets Acceptable Bid

The India-flagged platform support vessel Malaviya Seven has reached an acceptable bid and the ship will soon be ...

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Indonesian Port Worker Crushed to Death at ICTSI Terminal

An Indonesian port worker was killed on the job at the International Container Terminal Services Inc (ICTSI) ...

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PNG Government Under Pressure Due to ICTSI Port Contracts

The Government of Papua New Guinea has been under fire to review the decision to award port operations in Lae and ...

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Unions Welcome Qatar’s Pledge to End Kafala System

Qatar has announced a labor reform which seeks to terminate the so-called “kafala system”, a form of ...

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NTF: ITF's Decision to Declare Oslo Port POC Was Inevitable

It was finally necessary to declare Oslo Port as Port of Convenience (POC) and ask for international solidarity to ...

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UAE FTA, ITF to Work on Solving Crew Abandonment

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

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ITF Puts Spotlight on Labour Violations at ICTSI

An emerging pattern of labour rights violations has allegedly been found at Philippine-based terminal operator ...

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C Star's Crew Left Unpaid in Barcelona

The crew of the vessel C Star have been caught in between a dispute which left them abandoned unpaid in Barcelona. ...

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ITF: 13 Crew Abandoned in Sri Lanka, Ship Arrested

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

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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 their own ...

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Malaviya Seven to Be Finally Auctioned Off

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

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ITF: Polar Star's Five Crew Repatriated

Five crew members of the ice breaker Polar Star have arrived home after being abandoned in the Canary Islands, ...

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