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WMU Research Finds Systemic Failures in Implementation of Regulatory Regime For Seafarers’ Hours of Work and Rest

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: New research from a team at the World Maritime University (WMU) underlines systemic failures in the implementation of the regulatory regime for seafarers’ hours of work and rest, undermining the credibility of international regulations relating to working hours. ‘A culture of adjustment’, by Dr. Raphael …

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World Maritime University ‘Pandemic’ Students Graduate

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: A virtual graduation ceremony for World Maritime University (WMU) graduates in the distance learning programmes was held on 6 November. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, it was not possible for the students to travel to Malmö, Sweden for the annual graduation ceremony that took …

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Ocean Network Express to Launch New Intra Asia Service

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Ocean Network Express (ONE) on 23 October unveiled another addition to their offered services. The new weekly China – Indonesia – Malaysia (CIM) Service, launches on the 14 November from Hong Kong directly connecting the southern part of China to Indonesia and Malaysia. This new …

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Female Leadership Can Be Maritime Industry Game Changer

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Female leadership should be a priority for maritime businesses – particularly in the bunker industry – where women make up just nine per cent of senior positions. LQM Petroleum Services are bucking the trend and have a gender equality ratio of 50 per cent across …

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National Authority For Ships Recycling Coming Up in Gujarat

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: Central Government has notified the Director General of Shipping as National Authority for Recycling of Ships under the section 3 of the Recycling of Ships Act, 2019. As an apex body, DG Shipping is authorized to administer, supervise and monitor all activities relating to …

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CMA CGM to Launch BRAZEX 2 Service for Latin America

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: CMA CGM on 15 October announced the launch of BRAZEX Loop 2 service, a service to/from Brazil with optimized connections to/from North America, the Caribbean, Asia & Europe using Kingston as a hub for full coverage. According to a media statement, this is a new …

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