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.
Senator and vice presidential candidate Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos Jr. is disappointed at the apparent lack of government support for the seafaring industry and called on the government to extend full support to maritime schools and improve the lot of Filipino seafarers.
Tasneef Academy considers MARACAD 2015 an opportunity to entrench the status of the UAE as a regional anchor for knowledge and education in the most prominent strategic and economic sector
The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST) has won the Maritime Education & Training Award at The Maritime Standard (TMS) Awards 2015.
The goal of STCW has been to establish a common, international training standard for seafarers from various nations. What has been attained so far and what more needs to be done to accomplish the goals of STCW fully?
A conference that aims at encouraging constructive dialogue and establishing solid partnerships to promote maritime education and training and to explore new prospects for optimising INVESTMENT
The Middle East region’s Maritime Academic Conference and Expo (MARACAD) is set to open on 9-10 November at the Dubai World Trade Centre.