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IMO shuts headquarters over coronavirus

IMO, ILO, ICAO demand urgent action on crew changes 

  The heads of the maritime, labour and aviation organizations of the United Nations have issued a plea for urgent action on crew changes and for keyworker...

IMO endorses new protocols for crew change 

IMO endorses new protocols for crew change 

  Secretary-General of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO), Kitack Lim, has endorsed a series of protocols designed to address these issues. Drawn up by a...

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IMO urges travel ban exemption for seafarers

  The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has echoed earlier calls by shipping industry bodies for governments to recognise seafarers and marine personnel as...

IMO shuts headquarters over coronavirus

IMO shuts headquarters over coronavirus

  The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has closed its headquarters in London and postponed a session of its Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC)...

IMO shuts headquarters over coronavirus

IMO shuts headquarters over coronavirus

  The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has closed its headquarters in London and postponed a session of its Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC)...

Shipping industry organisations call for progress on key sulphur cap issues at IMO

IMO sulphur rule: Ships face detention from March 1  

  The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has said that port state control authorities will begin to enforce the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) 2020...

Coronavirus: IMO frowns at ‘unnecessary delays’ to ships 

Coronavirus: IMO frowns at ‘unnecessary delays’ to ships 

  The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has sent a letter to its member states amid the outbreak of the novel coronavirus asking them to undertake all...

WISTA, IMO partner to promote gender diversity in maritime

WISTA, IMO partner to promote gender diversity in maritime

  The Women’s International Shipping and Trading Association (WISTA) is entering into a partnership with the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to help...

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IMO hails successful implementation of sulphur rule 

  The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) 2020 regulation has been “implemented successfully”, says IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim, with just 10 cases...

Fujairah Port to conduct random checks for IMO compliance

Fujairah Port to conduct random checks for IMO compliance

  The Persian Gulf’s bunkering hub of Fujairah will conduct random checks in 2020 on ships taking bunker fuel at the port to make sure they comply with the...

BIMCO submits biofouling survey results to the IMO

BIMCO submits biofouling survey results to the IMO

  As biofouling is attracting an increasing amount of attention from states, shipowners, and port authorities around the world, BIMCO is continually working on...

New Zeland to adopt IMO air pollution convention

New Zeland to adopt IMO air pollution convention

  New Zealand revealed plans to sign up to new international maritime regulations to reduce ship emissions and lift air quality around ports and harbors, Julie Anne...