Bringing Supply Chain to the Next Level

The rise of e-commerce has prompted a need for centralized information in the supply chain.

Deal Reached on Higher Seafarer Wages

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Seafarers across the globe can look forward to higher wages.

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Denmark Adds Offshore Shipping to International Register

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Denmark's new regulation on tax free net wages for seafarers to include offshore vessels.

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Seafarer Dies after Being Struck by Container in Dublin

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A seafarer died after a container struck him at Southbank Quay, Ringsend, Dublin, on November 14.

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Asia Steps Up the Fight for Fair Treatment of Seafarers

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Asia’s leading seafaring nations have greed Guidelines on the Fair Treatment of Seafarers.

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Three Mariners Die in Ship's Cargo Hold off Japan

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Three crew members of the Panama-flagged general cargo vessel Apollo Kita died.

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North P&I Club, ISWAN Launch New Helpline for Crew

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A new ‘Mind Matters’ campaign, which includes a confidential helpline for crew, has been launched.

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Over a Quarter of Sailors Seeking Help Affected by Piracy

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Sailors’ Society: More than a quarter of seafarers seeking crisis response are affected by piracy.

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Seafarers' Jobs Not Threatened by Autonomous Ships

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There will be no shortage of jobs for seafarers, as a result of the introduction of autonomous ships.

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USCG Rescues 10 Crew from Disabled Cargo Ship

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USCG rescues 10 crewmembers stranded on Tanzanian-flagged cargo ship, Alta.

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21 Filipino Sailors Stranded in India

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

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Detained Livestock Carrier Released after Crew Got Paid

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AMSA: Livestock carrier MV Maysora has been released from detention.

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No Deal Brexit Could Limit UK Seafarers' Opportunities

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UK: A no-deal exit from the European Union could limit the opportunities for UK seafarers.

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MV Royal Arsenal's Crew Still Detained in Iraq One Year On

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MV Royal Arsenal's crew still detained at Umm Qasr, Iraq, one year after collision with Al Misbar.

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Ordeal of 57 Abandoned Ukrainian Seafarers Finally Over

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

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17 Seafarers Left in Limbo on Kish Island, Iran

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

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Bulker Banned from Australian Ports for Underpaying Crew

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Hong Kong-flagged bulker MV Shandong Hai Wang has been banned from Australian ports for 12 months.

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Study: Digital Access Reduces Seafarers' Emotional Stress

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Study: Reliable connectivity aboard ships helps reduce emotional stresses that seafarers experience.

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Day of the Seafarer: Mental Wellbeing in Focus

Today, once again, marks the IMO Day of the Seafarer, focused this year on seafarer wellbeing. 

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ITF, Nautilus Calling for Increase in Global Seafarer Wage

The ITF and Nautilus will call for an increase in monthly pay for the world’s lowest paid seafarers.

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Seafarers Taken Hostage to Get Full Wages

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Seafarers held captive by pirates will be paid all their contractual entitlements.

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MPA Singapore Underscores Maritime Workforce Development

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The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has put the talent development high on the agenda at SMW 2018.

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