U.S. PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP SIGNS IMMIGRATION ORDER CURBING GREEN CARDS US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order pausing immigration for 60 days to protect the jobs of Americans laid off due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The temporary suspension of immigration will affect thos
ORDINANCE FOR TOUGH ACTION AGAINST THOSE ASSAULTING DOCTORS, NURSES Assault of doctors, nurses, paramedics and ASHA workers will now be a cognisable and non-bailable offence with the union cabinet on Wednesday approving amendments to the Epidemic Diseases Act 1897 to protect health staffers
The confidential incident reporting scheme CHIRP Maritime has released advisory papers on medical and psychological aspects relating to seafarers currently on vessels during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The master and six crewmembers of the bulker Top Grace have pleaded guilty to charges of attempted murder for abandoning two stowaways on a makeshift raft off the coast of South Africa.
The United States has historically looked to its mariners to help us navigate through national emergencies, and that remains true for the pandemic we are battling now.
Any half-decent engineering student will tell you that for a complex system to be robust it needs at least three things: to be as simple as possible (but not simpler, as per the famous aphorism attributed to Einstein), to be modular (so as to contain, as much as possible, any failure where it origin
IMO 2020 marks the start of shipping’s journey toward sustainability.
Twenty of these sailors are from INS Angre, a shore establishment at Mumbai. All sailors are reported to be in their 20s except for one who is 47 years old and is the oldest of the lot.
Fujitsu Limited and the Japan Coast Guard have field tested an artificial intelligence (AI) system for predicting vessel collisions. The trial was conducted from December 2019 to March 2020 at the Tokyo Wan Vessel Traffic Service Center, which offers navigation support services, under an outsourci
Security company Dryad Global has released a Security Notice on Libya and the potential for a second migrant crisis: Following the migrant crisis which engulfed Southern Europe and the Mediterranean region in 2014-15, tensions between states affected and migrants have remained high. In recent years