P&O Ferries sacking of 800 long-time seafaring employees by email without notice or consultation, has plunged the DP World subsidiary into an operational crisis. It could get worse, as maritime union leaders head for DP World’s UK headquarters in...
Bimco has updated its greenhouse gas (GHG) position statement to support net zero carbon for shipping by 2050.
The Maritime Administration at the UAE's Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure (MOEI) has signed an MOU with the Croatian Register of Shipping (CRS), to allow the CRS to issue maritime statutory certificates and carry out survey works to ensure...
As a number of P&O Ferries vessels remain under detention Michael Grey explains why the process of changing crews has proved considerably more difficult than management seemed to anticipate.
Nearly a month after P&O Ferries shock sacking of 800 workers it is still struggling to get up and running and has been forced to cancel all sailings on the key Dover – Calais route over the Easter weekend.
The Asian Shipowners’ Association (ASA) has noted an urgent need for more ship recycling capacity ‘in multiple countries’ to handle a likely near-doubling of ships sold for recycling expected next year.
Oman has become the 100th nation, and the first member of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), to ratify the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC) 2006, designed to ensure the right of all seafarers to decent employment.
Call for urgent action to protect 1,000 crew trapped in Ukraine ports from the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and the International Labour Organization (ILO).