Many things have changed since 1973, when the 1st edition of “The Business of Shipping” was published by the Cornell Maritime Press (now part of Schiffer Publishing). The 9th edition of this commercial classic was launched in July 2018,10 years after the previous edition, authored by Ira Breskin- a one-time transportation reporter who is now a teacher at the highly regarded SUNY Fort Schuyler- the New York maritime academy.
The Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers has inked a new memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Indian Maritime University (IMU) to promote academic and educational cooperation.
Japan’s Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL) has held a groundbreaking ceremony on Tuesday for a new merchant marine academy in Salitran, Dasmarinas City, the Philippines.
Mustafa A Massad, president of the Jordan Academy for Maritime Studies (JAMS), has claimed that global maritime training is inadequate, in an interview with Seatrade Global.