Archive - 2004 Press Briefings
Maritime Security measures under the spotlight at IMO safety meeting
Security measures need urgent priority, MSC agrees. SOLAS and SAR amendments on treatment of persons in distress at sea adopted.
Air pollution rules to enter into force in 2005
MARPOL Annex VI enters into force on 19 May 2005
IMO Safety meeting recommends international fund to set up African search and rescue services for ships in distress
SAR fund would establish and maintain MRCCs and MRSCs for Atlantic and Indian Oceans.
Maritime security measures under the spotlight at IMO safety meeting
Maritime Safety Committee to consider issues relating to implementation of ISPS Code on 1 July 2004.
Flurry of activity as 2002 Athens Protocol signature period ends
Period for signature of 2002 Protocol ends 30 April 2004
IMO Technical co-operation programme enhances ISPS Code implementation
Multi-faceted programme in full swing as deadline approaches
Revised ship sewage regulations adopted at IMO meeting
MEPC adopts revised MARPOL Annex IV