MARINA pushes for phasing-out of wooden-hulled ships

  ILOILO CITY – The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA), together with partner government agencies and private stakeholders, pushes for the phasing-out of wooden-hulled ships and its replacement with technologically improved hull materials, during an institutional mechanism workshop with boat operators and associations in Iloilo and Guimaras yesterday, 22 August 2019. MARINA OIC – Administrator Vice continue reading : MARINA pushes for phasing-out of wooden-hulled ships

PHILIPPINES SUCCESSFULLY SUSTAINS INCLUSION IN IMO WHITE LIST

  MANILA — The Philippines, through the Department of Transportation (DOTr) and the Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA), has successfully sustained its status in the updated “IMO White List,” showing the list of Parties compliant with the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW) 1978, as amended. During its 101st session continue reading : PHILIPPINES SUCCESSFULLY SUSTAINS INCLUSION IN IMO WHITE LIST