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  • OW Bunker: The Saga Continues

    Many of you have been inquiring about the status of the O W Bunker DMCC (“OWB”) liquidation and we are now in a position to provide you with a significant update. 

  • Maritime workers desire benefits that aren’t...

    A global survey of over 2,260 job seekers from Worldwide Recruitment Solutions (WRS) shows the latest market trends, including pay and benefits, within the global Maritime industry. Worldwide Recruitment Solutions (WRS), specialists in talent acquisition services for this industry, has just published the results of this latest sector survey. One of the key findings is the clear disparity in many cases between the range of benefits offered to both contract and permanent employees in comparison with the benefits that are most valued by these individuals. 

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Health Care Costs Highlight Maritime Labour Convention Risk

The Japan P&I Club recently issued a notice to shipowners giving an analysis of why U.S. health care is so expensive. The high cost of U.S. healthcare is not new, but with the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC) now coming into its third year there could now be an elephant in the room making it more pertinent than ever before.

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Health Care Costs Highlight MLC Risk

The Japan P&I Club recently issued a notice to shipowners giving an analysis of why U.S. health care is so expensive. The high cost of U.S. healthcare is not new, but with the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC) now coming into its third year there could now be an elephant in the room making it more pertinent than ever before.

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Letters of Comfort requested for trade in Nigerian waters

Following on from our web alert last month regarding the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) lifting the ban on listed crude tankers, Letters of Comfort are now being sought to guarantee that the nominated vessel will not be used for any illegal activity in Nigerian territorial waters.

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