August 6th, 2021 COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement Guide for Foreign Countries

In an effort to bring more clarity on the crew vaccination requirements in various parts of the world, Crossworld has gathered a list of the vaccine brands being required by countries for foreigners entering their country.

July 2nd, 2021 Ph Seafarer Deployment Figures Rebound

The Philippines deployment for seafarers is starting to go back to pre–pandemic numbers according to the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA).

July 2nd, 2021 Ph allots Moderna COVID-19 Vaccines for Filipino Seafarers and Overseas Workers

Filipino seafarers and Overseas Filipino Workers will get COVID-19 Vaccine from U.S. drug manufacturer Moderna.

May 19th, 2021 China Stops Repair Services for Ships that Conducted Crew Change In India

Chinese shipyards are reportedly banning vessels that made crew changes in India where the Covid-19 pandemic is wreaking havoc as infections have become out of control.

May 19th, 2021 Emergency Relief Fund for Seafarers Established

1 Million U.S. dollars. That’s the target of Seafarers International Relief Fund.

May 19th, 2021 Ph Drafts Policy on Online Shipping Info Systems

The Philippines is now working on establishing an Overseas Shipping Service Information and Management Systems or OSSIMS.

April 16th, 2021 Philippines on MECQ: Potential Impact on Crewing

Metro Manila and nearby provinces are more in relaxed quarantine until the end of April.

April 15th, 2021 Filipino Seafarers Now Included in Ph Priority List for Covid-19 Vaccination

Filipino seafarers will now be included in the priority list of Covid-19 vaccinations. That’s after the Inter-Agency Task Force on Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) approved the recommendation made by the Department of Transportation (DOTr).