Middle East & Africa
The UAE is working towards ratifying the International Labour Organization’s Maritime Labour Convention (MLC), following a sharp rise in seafarer abandonment cases over the past two years.
Maersk Line is introducing instant booking confirmation for containers akin to a passenger booking an airline ticket online.
More than a quarter of those seeking support from the Sailors’ Society’s Crisis Response Network (CRN) have been affected by piracy the charity revealed.
A scaled-down model of the much-anticipated DP World Cargospeed hyperloop transportation solution is on display at the Seatrade Maritime Middle East Exhibition & Conference in Dubai this week.