Global Maritime Issues Monitor 2020: Economic crisis remains top concern for shipping

Maritime decision-makers deem a global economic crisis as the issue that can have the greatest impact on the industry in the next ten years, according to the Global Maritime Issues Monitor 2020 report by the Global Maritime Forum. Meanwhile, regardless of the pandemic, climate issues remain a top priority and increase in rankings of impact, likelihood, and preparedness.

American Club conducts its annual e-meeting: Key highlights

For the first time in its history, Members attending the American Club’s Annual Meeting in New York yesterday did so remotely, in a virtual format made necessary by the COVID-19 pandemic.  Despite the unusual circumstances, Members heard that the Club had made solid progress across all business lines over the previous twelve months, with 2020 having also started on a positive note.

Panama sets new digital services amid COVID-19

Following the COVID-19 outbreak, Panama Ship Registry set new digital services in order to give an immediate response to shipowners during the crisis caused by the disease. The Registry has already introduced from 13 April, electronic Ship Registration and Radio Licences issued by the 13 international offices and/or by the 53 consulates offices.

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