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2018-01-19 12:00:00

The IMO treaty ensuring that adequate compensation is available to persons that suffer damage caused by oil spills, when carried as fuel in ships’ bunkers, has been ratified by Myanmar. The International Convention on Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage (BUNKER) applies to damage caused on the territory, including the territorial sea, and in exclusive economic zones of States under the Convention. more...


2018-01-15 16:00:00

“Following confirmation that the oil tanker Sanchi has now sunk, after the collision off the coast of China, our thoughts and hopes remain with the seafarers still missing. Our deepest condolences go to the families and loved ones of those who have lost their lives. more...


2017-12-21 12:00:00

IMO is continuing to assist countries with the highest number of stowaway incidents by spreading the knowledge of effective port security measures, and, thereby, helping to facilitate the free flow of international maritime traffic. At workshops in the ports of Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire (11-15 December) and Dakar, Senegal (18-22 December) participants from the relevant national authorities are being trained to plan and conduct effective self-assessments and internal/external audits of port facilities, in line with IMO guidance on voluntary self-assessment. more...




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 IMO Meetings

Sub-Committee on Ship Design and Construction (SDC) (22/01/2018 - 26/01/2018)
Sub-Committee on Pollution Prevention and Response (PPR) (05/02/2018 - 09/02/2018)
Sub-Committee on Navigation, Communications and Search and Rescue (NCSR) (19/02/2018 - 23/02/2018)
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