Archive - 2005 press briefings
Goal-based standards take shape at IMO's Maritime Safety Committee
: MSC agrees basic principles for goal-based standards; adopts revised SOLAS chapter II-1
New rules to reduce emissions from ships enter into force
: Air pollution regime becomes mandatory
Timor-Leste becomes Member of IMO
: Organization membership now stands at 165
Goal-based standards on agenda at IMO's Maritime Safety Committee
: Ship construction rules under the spotlight at MSC 80
Draft SUA protocols ready for October Conference
Consideration of draft Protocols to amend SUA treaties ready for October Conference
GloBallast ballast water management project enters new phase
: New project to minimize impact of aquatic invasive species in ballast water.
Maritime relief fund aids tsunami reconstruction
: IMO Secretary-General presents donation to Kofi Annan.