MARINA directs additional 4 shipping companies to serve Iloilo – Guimaras route

MANILA, PHILIPPINES – The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) has directed additional (4) shipping companies to serve the Iloilo – Guimaras route pending the investigation on the capsizing of three (3) motorbancas at said route Saturday, effective immediately. Through a letter directive pursuant to Section 12 of Presidential Decree No. 474 issued yesterday, 05 August 2019, continue reading : MARINA directs additional 4 shipping companies to serve Iloilo – Guimaras route

MARINA investigates capsized motorbancas in Iloilo-Guimaras strait

MANILA, PHILIPPINES – The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA), in coordination with other concerned agencies, has started investigation yesterday, 04 August 2019, on the capsizing of three (3) motorbancas off the coast of Iloilo-Guimaras Strait in separate incidents Saturday, 03 August 2019. After the MARINA’s Maritime Crisis Management Committee (MCMC) convened this morning, 05 August 2019, continue reading : MARINA investigates capsized motorbancas in Iloilo-Guimaras strait

MARINA conducts workshop on modernization of domestic shipping industry

BATANGAS CITY – The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) conducts an institutional support mechanism workshop to promote the modernization of the domestic shipping industry, specifically the replacement of wooden-hulled ships with technologically-improved hull materials, as envisioned in the 10-year maritime industry development plan (MIDP) on 01-02 August 2019. At the two-day event, the MARINA updates stakeholders continue reading : MARINA conducts workshop on modernization of domestic shipping industry

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