There is no gainsaying the fact that the tenure of Mr. Joshua Onun Okpo as the Rector of Maritime Academy, Oron, has been epochal
The Volvo Group today conducted its Ocean Summit on Marine Debris during the Volvo Ocean Race stopover in Newport, Rhode Island, raising awareness and educating more than 200 attendees about the growing environmental concern of marine debris. Along with the Volvo Group, the summit was sponsored by The Embassy of Sweden, the U.S. State Department, the Swedish Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Sail Newport, a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting and operating affordable public sailing instruction and attracting new sailors to the sport.
Dubai Trade, the single window to the online services of the major trade and logistics operations of DP World, Dubai Customs, and Economic Zones World, has launched the Certified Customs Broker Program (CCB) – a new professional course for the trade and logistics community.
Academic education and practical training in the maritime sector in the Gulf region is under development. Yet, there are several challenges and opportunities to be considered.
Activities in the Nigeria maritime sector ended for the week on Oct. 30 with a call on the Federal Government to provide adequate funds for maritime institutions to produce more manpower.
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Oil and Gas Contracts School (23-27 November 2015)" conference to their offering.
Thousands of city fourth graders are enjoying a new twist on science and math lessons while learning basic principles of sailing as part of Set Sail Learn, an engaging classroom experience on San Francisco Bay made possible by a significant grant from the St. Francis Sailing Foundation.
On Tuesday, U.S. Coast Guard Commandant ADM Paul Zukunft, Congressman Elijah Cummings (D-MD) and U.S. Maritime Administrator Paul ‘Chip’ Jaenichen all addressed a packed house of industry stakeholders and provided their individual wisdom on the all-important topic of securing and developing the maritime industry’s 21st century workforce.
On Saturday, October 3, the Arts Council of Long Beach announced the winners of the third annual Port of Long Beach PHOTOGALLERY competition.