September 23rd, 2019 Panama Officials 'Impressed' with PH Maritime Training Centers

Manila, Philippines – Officials from the Maritime Authority of Panama had a ‘good impression’ on the country’s maritime training center after inspecting some facilities in a 5-day visit last August.

September 21st, 2019 Marineros Seafarer's Movie Block Screening held for Crossworld Charity

Manila, Philippines – Manning and shipping firms in the country join together to hold a block screening of a new Filipino film entitled ‘Marineros: Men in the middle of the Sea’ for Charity.

September 13th, 2019 PH focuses on Modernizing Domestic Ships

MANILA, PHILIPPINES – The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) will intensify the modernization of domestic ships to provide safer, more convenient, and more comfortable sea transportation services to the riding public.

September 6th, 2019 Marine Environment Protection Meeting held in PH

MANILA – The Philippines hosted the Second High-Level Regional Meeting on Marine Environment Protection of the Southeast Asian Seas (MEPSEAS) last August 27 with heads of maritime agencies from participating International Maritime Organization (IMO) Member States.

September 4th, 2019 PH maintains spot in IMO white list

Manila – The Philippines successfully maintained its spot in the ‘International Maritime Organization (IMO) White list’ as it is included in the latest list of parties compliant with the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers (STCW) 1978, as amended.

August 19th, 2019 Crossworld Employees join ‘Hope Project’

Manila, Philippines – Crossworld Marine Services Inc. joined the blood donation drive of ‘The Hope Project’ organized by the students of University of the Philippines Manila.

August 12th, 2019 Charity Event held in Bulacan

Philippines – Christmas came early in San Ildefonso, Bulacan as AIMS Shipping held an outreach program for the community residents of Barangay Calawitan last August 11.

July 25th, 2019 Apostleship of the Sea calls for cooperation to combat piracy

Seafarers’ charity Stella Maris is sounding the alarm over the effect of piracy on seafarer’ physical and mental wellbeing. This, as recent statistics released by the International Maritime Bureau showed that pirates killed one seafarer, took 38 crew members hostage, and kidnapped 37 for ransom during the first half of 2019.