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2019-02-20 23:55:00
20/02/2019 

​The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has become the latest State to accede to the IMO instrument providing rules for the prevention of air pollution from ships and energy efficiency requirements. This brings the total number of ratifications of MARPOL Annex VI to 93, representing 96.6% of world merchant shipping tonnage. more…

 

2019-02-20 22:00:00
20/02/2019 

IMO's treaty for safe and environmentally-sound ship recycling has received another boost. The Netherlands has become the eighth country to become a Party to the Hong Kong Convention. The Convention covers the design, construction, operation and maintenance of ships, and preparation for ship recycling in order to facilitate safe and environmentally sound recycling, without compromising the safety and operational efficiency of ships. more...

 

2019-02-20 17:00:00
20/02/2019 

Guyana has signed up to a host of IMO treaties supporting safe, secure and clean international shipping. The treaties cover a wide variety of topics including marine pollution, dumping waste at sea and responding to pollution incidents involving hazardous and noxious substances. Guyana ratified two key IMO measures designed to preserve bio-diversity – the Ballast Water Management Convention and another on use of harmful anti-fouling systems on ships hulls – as well as others covering unlawful acts against the safety of navigation and removing wrecks from the seabed. It also signed four instruments covering liability and compensation. more...
 

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Sub-Committee on Ship Systems and Equipment (SSE) (04/03/2019 - 08/03/2019)
Legal Committee (LEG) (25/03/2019 - 29/03/2019)
Facilitation Committee (FAL) (08/04/2019 - 12/04/2019)
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