Bangladesh to financially help seafarers

The government of Bangladesh has designated a fund to assist seafarers and their family members who face financial crisis during the COVID-19 pandemic. The fund – Seafarers’ Welfare Fund – is estimated at BDT160 million […]

COVID-19 hits Keppel Shipyard again

Singapore’s Keppel Shipyard experienced a second COVID-19 outbreak, with three cases reported on 24 June. The first outbreak was confirmed on 2 April, along with three infections reported. Singapore began partially lifting lockdowns on 19 […]

What the IAPH cyber guidance for ports means for shipping

The World Ports Sustainability Program (WPSP), part of the International Association of Ports and Harbors (IAPH), has published a Port Community Cyber Security White Paper, which serves as guide to ports gearing up to digitise their business in the wake of […]