• Domestic Shipping Sector
    STRATEGIC OBJECTIVE :
    Modern and Vibrant domestic merchant fleet as part of a seamless transport system
  • Maritime Safety Sector
    STRATEGIC OBJECTIVE :
    To have a modern and regionally competitive fleet that is maintaining higher safety standards (through safety enhancement measures)
  • Maritime Manpower Sector
    STRATEGIC OBJECTIVE :
    Sustained development of globally competitive
    seafarers
  • Overseas Shipping Sector
    STRATEGIC OBJECTIVE :
    The Philippine Registry as an attractive, quality and strong sovereign flag of choice of shipowners
  • Shipbuilding & Shiprepair
    STRATEGIC OBJECTIVE :
    The Philippines as a major center for shipbuilding and ship repair


PRESS RELEASES


The Philippine Boat Building Road MappingSeminar cum Workshop (PR dtd January 2017)
Manila, Philippines, 18 January 2017 – The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA), through its Shipyards Regulation Service (SRS) has organized and sponsored a Boat Building Road Mapping Seminar cum Workshop which was attended by its technical personnel and the boatbuilding industry stakeholders at The Heritage Hotel Manila, Roxas Blvd. corner EDSA, Pasay City, Manila, Philippines on 08 – 09 December 2016. (see more)


POLICY ISSUANCES


MARINA ADVISORIES

MARINA ADVISORY NO. 2017 - 06
REGISTRATION OF ALL ENTITIES ENGAGED IN SHIPBREAKING / RECYCLING AS HAZARDOUS WASTE GENERATOR IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES (DENR) DEPARTMENT ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER (DAO) 2013-22

MARINA ADVISORY NO. 2017 - 05
WARNING ON THE DANGERS OF STRAYING INTO THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF INDONESIA AND SULAWESI SEA AND PROHIBITION OF ILLEGAL FISHING

MARINA ADVISORY NO. 2017 - 04
SULU ARCHIPELAGO, SABAH, SULAWESI AND CELEBES SEA SECURITY ADVISORY

MARINA ADVISORY NO. 2017 - 03
FURTHER AMENDMENT OF MARINA ADVISORY NO. 2016-08 ON THE REVISED PROCEDURE FOR URGENT REQUESTS, APPLICATIONS OR FILING OF REPORTS INVOLVING PHILIPPINE-REGISTERED SHIPS DURING WEEKENDS, NON-WORKING DAYS AND AFTER OFFICE HOURS

FLAG STATE ADMINISTRATION ADVISORY

FLAG ADMINISTRATION ADVISORY NO. 2016 - 03
ADVISORY ON MATTERS RELATING TO IMO'S MSC.1-CIRC.1560 ON MATTERS WHER SEAFARER'S DOCUMENTATION WAS NOT IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE 2010 MANILA MANEDMENTS TO THE STCW CONVENTION, RECOMMENNDING PORT STATE CONTROL AUTHORITIES TO TAKE A PRAGMATIC AND PRACTICAL APPROACH DURING INSPECTIONS AND TO NOTIFY THE SHIPS SEAFARERS AND ADMINISTRATIONS CONCERNED ACCORDINGLY.






Maritime-related News

Wednesday, 22 February 2017

  1. DOMESTIC SHIPPING SECTOR
    • Vessel monitoring system to be installed in Tañon Strait
      - Manila Bulletin, p 13

    • Ship captain among 6 Vietnamese seized in pirate attack
      - Philippine Star, p 15



  2. MARITIME MANPOWER SECTOR
    • 12 fishermen held by Indonesia for 5 months freed
      - Manila Standard, p A3


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