19/08/2014 A National seminar on long-range identification and tracking of ships (LRIT) is being conducted in Jakarta, Indonesia (19-20 Aug), led by IMO’s Javier Yasnikouski and Vijayan Nadarajah – in coordination with the Directorate General of Sea Transportation of the Ministry of Transport Indonesia. (more)
18/08/2014 His Excellency Dr. Peter Ammon, recently-appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Federal Republic of Germany to the Court of St. James’s, and Permanent Representative of Germany to IMO, has presented his credentials to Secretary-General Sekimizu (August 18).
15/08/2014 IMO’s Tracy Peverett joined co-hosts Singapore Ministry of Transport and Singapore Maritime Port Authority at a special event from 12-15 August in Singapore to recognize the tenth anniversary of the ISPS Code. The aim of the four-day self-assessment and audit training workshop was to train government officials from the designated authority and port facility security personnel.