Canadian seafarers oppose CSL’s cuts proposed in new contract

Seafarers’ International Union of Canada (SIU) is not happy with the proposals given by Canada Steamship Lines…

China overtakes Philippines as largest source nation for seafarers

The latest Bimco/ICS Manpower Report contains the interesting nugget that “China is thought to have overtaken…

44 seafarers captured as violence surges on Nigerian waters

44 seafarers have been captured so far this year amid growing violence off the coast of West…

Nigerian seafarers deserve much more

Nigeria joined the rest of the world to mark the Day of the Seafarer on Wednesday…

NLNG seamen cry foul over forced resignation

No fewer than 100 of the 300 Seafarers and ratings employed on contract by Gulf Manning…

NIMASA restates commitment to seafarers’ welfare

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has restated its commitment to the general welfare…

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