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



Pre-Audit Meeting and Development of Audit Plan for the conduct of Mock Audit in Preparation of IMSAs 2021 13 April 2018
IMO National Maritime Transport Policy Workshop for the Philippines 12 March 2018
Multi-sectoral Advisory Group on IMO Concerns (MAGIC) Orientation/Workshop 14 February 2018
MARINA Formulates Rules for Philippine Fishing Vessels February 2018
Philippines re-elected to council of International Maritime Organization 05 January 2018
MARINA Yearend Meeting with the stakeholders of the Overseas Shipping Sector 22 December 2017
MARINA holds consultative meet with maritime enterprises 23 October 2017
MARINA Holds 3rd GloMEEP Task Force Meet 15 August 2017
Topping-Off Ceremony on the New MARINA Central Office Building 31 July 2017
MARINA spearheads Day of the Filipino Seafarer 13 June 2017
MARINA will launch a 10-year Maritime Industry Development Program (MIDP) 29 May 2017
The Philippine Boat Building Road Mapping Seminar cum Workshop January 2017
RP hosts ASEAN Maritime Meet 10 October 2016
The Philippines' First National Shipyard Convention 28 September 2016
MARINA intensifies safety campaign under its Ligtas Biyaheng Dagat Program -
Philippine Flag Cargo Vessel Relased from Detention with MARINA intervention 12 May 2016
Filipino seafarers returned to the country with MARINA intervention 23 February 2016
OMBUDSMAN junks the Motion for Reconsideration for the Dismissal of Cases filed against MARINA Officials 26 February 2016
MARINA technical personnel knowledge and skills enhancement 09 December 2015
Ombudsman dismisses cases filed by UFS' Ramirez against MARINA Administrator, et al 26 October 2015
Manila City Prosecutor's Office dismisses complaint for "Usurpation of Legislative Power" Against MARINA 26 October 2015
MEJIA welcomes new MARINA JICA expert 31 July 2015
MARINA STCW Office, Now ISO Certified 07 August 2015
MARINA marks 41st year on Monday; Modest activities lined-up 30 May 2015
Mejia leads ceremonial oath taking of officers 21 May 2015
Shipyards in PH form first National Association 11 May 2015
Historic IMO Manila meet on Passenger Ships' Safety 29 April 2015
'Manila statement' issued at IMO meet to enhance safety of passenger ferries 29 April 2015
Kaligtasan ng barkong pampasahero sa bansa 27 April 2015
IMO Secretary General opens passenger ships' safety meet in Manila 24 April 2015
International Maritime Organization (IMO) to lead shipping meet in Manila on April 24, 2015 April 2015
MARINA conducts dialogue for "Ligtas Biyaheng Dagat" March 2015
PHILIPPINES positions to "ship repair hub" in Asia March 2015
JSMEA nagpasalamat sa MARINA at shipowners March 2015
MARINA nagbabala sa ship inspectors, may-ari ng shipyards 27 February 2015
PH, Japan malusog ang shipping industry relations 16 February 2015
Administrator MEJIA before Japanese Ship Machinery, Equipment Makers 13 February 2015
MARINA visit at Tsuneishi - Cebu 09 February 2015
PH Shipbuilding and Ship Repair Seminar Cum Workshop Successful 09 February 2015
First PH Shipbuilding, Shiprepair Seminar cum Workshop Successful 06 February 2015
MARINA orders domestic shipping operators to roll back passenger and cargo rates 15 January 2015
MARINA SCDD at SM City Manila 12 January 2015
MARINA Enforcement Service conducts consultative dialogue with stakeholders on Ligtas Biyaheng Dagat 2015 08 January 2015
MARINA team to probe Vietnam Boat-sinking, death of Filipino Crew 08 January 2015
MARINA implements “OPLAN LIGTAS BIYAHE KRISMAS 2014” 07 January 2015
MARINA ‘WARNING’ SA MGA PASAHERO: Wag magdadala ng paputok sa barko 30 December 2014
Zero Casualty in 'Ruby" hit Region 4 15 December 2014
PH readies to ratify anti-fouling, ballast in ship conventions 17 November 2014
MARINA Region VIII opens satellite offices 17 November 2014
MARINA Sets New Rules on Examination, Assessment, Licensing and Certification of Deck / Engine Officers 18 November 2014
MARINA personnel train to be ISM Code Auditors 22 October 2014
MARINA pilot tests online appointment system on 01 October 2014 25 September 2014
MEJIA speaks at ICS International Shipping Confab 12 September 2014
MARINA meets with Dubai Maritime City Authority Official 10 September 2014
New official for MARINA 08 September 2014
MARINA leads 2014 National Maritime Week Celebration 05 September 2014
MARINA implements BOQ's heightened alert to prevent Ebola Virus spread in PH 04 September 2014
MARINA eases queue for issuance of COPs 04 September 2014
MARINA, WIMAPHIL INC. accord for Maritime Safety and Environemental Protection 29 August 2014
MARINA On Line Appointment System for Seaman's Book and STCW Certificates Up Next 18 August 2014
Historic visit of PANAMA Maritime Authority's Administrator at MARINA 15 August 2014
MARINA alerts shipowners, seafarers vs “EBOLA” virus spread 12 August 2014
MARINA thanks active sectors on support for sustaining well-being of the industry 12 August 2014
National Consultation Meeting on the Project "Removing capacity barriers for implementing energy efficiency measures for international shipping" 31 July 2014
MARINA extends Special Permit of a foreign ships for the MALAMPAYA Gas Project 30 July 2014
MARINA Board Approves IRR of RA 10635 24 July 2014
Court denies prayer for TRO on RA 10635, MARINA all set for the IRR 02 July 2014
MARINA waives the Registration Fees and other Filing/Processing Fees for newly-constructed motorbancas and fishing boats in Tacloban and other areas devastated by typhoon "Yolanda" 02 July 2014
MARINA Leads the “Day of the Filipino Seafarer” Celebration 25 June 2014
National Training Course on Marine Casualty and Incident Investigation  10 June 2014
MARINA Awards TIMONEL for 2014 02 June 2014
MARINA marks its 40th year on Sunday, 01 June 2014  30 May 2014
World Maritime University (WMU) Field Studies in PH  07 May 2014
MARINA invites nominations for maritime instructors training in Japan  07 April 2014
NBI clearance requirement for processing of Seafarer Identification and Record Book (SIRB) 04 April 2014
Dr Maximo Q Mejia Jr, Administrator of the Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) warns public of fraud / impersonation scheme 02 April 2014
RA 10635 Empowers MARINA as the Single MAritime Administration on STCW 17 March 2014
MARINA makes ship registration faster, saves millions for shipping companies (E-SPWEL) 11 March 2014
Aquino appoints Naval Officer, Top international Maritime Academian as new MARINA Administrator
MARINA pushes initiative to protect marine environment 12 April 2012
MARINA inspects ships, holds shipowners responsible for safe sea voyage 02 April 2012
MARINA’s  initiative to promote the protection of the marine environement 04 November 2011
National Workshop on Flag State Implementation (FSI) in Manila