DOTr-MARINA commits full compliance with IMO standards to maintain “White List” status

MANILA – The Department of Transportation (DOTr) and the Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) commit to fully comply with the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping (STCW) for seafarers to maintain its status in the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) “White List.” The DOTr-MARINA is taking the necessary steps to consistently improve the country’s continue reading : DOTr-MARINA commits full compliance with IMO standards to maintain “White List” status

PHL remains in IMO White List

Clark Freeport Zone, Pampanga — The Philippines remains in full compliance with the International Convention on the Standards of Training, Certification, and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW Convention), 1978, as amended, of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), as signified by the country’s continued inclusion in the “IMO White List.” The so-called “White List” refers to a continue reading : PHL remains in IMO White List

MARINA holds 20th PH – NL JCMA Meeting

MANILA, PHILIPPINES – The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) has successfully conducted the 20th Philippines – Netherlands Joint Committee on Maritime Affairs (JCMA) meeting in Manila on 20 March 2019. The Philippines-Netherlands JCMA was organized in 1999 to support high-level bilateral consultations on maritime affairs, highlighting the significance of the maritime relations between the involved countries. continue reading : MARINA holds 20th PH – NL JCMA Meeting

MARINA partners with PNU on exam assessment

MANILA, PHILIPPINES – The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) has partnered with the Philippine Normal University (PNU) on the provision of technical assistance on the assessment of the competence of the seafarers anchored on the new assessment system under MARINA – STCW Circulars 2018-08 and 2018-09. Through a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) signed today, 15 March continue reading : MARINA partners with PNU on exam assessment