ICS published the annual Shipping Industry Flag State Performance Table, highlighting a 25% increase in flag states reporting on seafarer labour standards compared to last year.Read more
Have you recently found yourself on a quiet beach away from your ordinary fast-paced routine? Did the silence feel weird to your ears or even disturb you? Chances are that now you can more clearly hear your thoughts. By practicing controlled speech, this silence can bring you inner peace, according to Hindu philosophy, in a healing process called ‘Mauna’.
Most of us tend to live in the past or the future, as we are constantly thinking about what happened yesterday, or what might happen tomorrow. This kind of thought affects our life and well-being, but there are ways to ease these thoughts and get back into living mindfully at the present.
Have you heard about mindfulness? Or meditation? Most probably you have. But how about mindfulness meditation? Mindfulness meditation is a great way to experience the current moment and include that awareness into your everyday life, reaping multiple benefits, such as less stress.
The National Marine Fisheries Service denied an emergency petition to protect critically endangered North Atlantic right whales from being struck by vessels off the coast of the southeast United States.
On October 26, 2020, EPA's Notice of Proposed Rulemaking - Vessel Incidental Discharge National Standards of Performance -was published in the Federal Register for public comments. The proposed rule aims to reduce the environmental impact of discharges.
The UAE Federal Maritime Administration (FMA) has adopted the IMO Assembly Resolution A.1156(32) Survey Guidelines Under the Harmonized System of Survey and Certification for Ships (HSSC)
Hong Kong reminds Masters, coxswains and persons-in-charge of vessels to strictly comply with the International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea, 1972 when navigating within Hong Kong waters, especially in poor visibility.
The Clean Arctic Alliance welcomed the progress made by the IMO to address the impact of underwater noise from ships on marine wildlife.
Amid the increasingly stringent environmental regulations globally, shipping has been integrating several innovative ways to improve efficiency and reduce its...
Have you ever wondered how ships maintain their stability on the water? Ballast is a key operation surrounding ships, as...
NYK ordered its fifth liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) dual-fuel very large LPG / liquefied ammonia gas carrier (VLGC) from Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI). The ship will be built at the KHI Sakaide Works shipyard and is set for delivery in 2026.
The Port of Oakland’s stake in a newly expanded solar array at Antelope Valley Solar Ranch has just come online.
Poseidon Principles for Marine Insurance published the first Annual Disclosure Report, as a step forward towards transparency in the maritime and insurance sectors.
CMA CGM launched a call for projects targeted at startups and businesses working on concrete solutions to step up the pace of decarbonization within all areas of the French shipping industry.