IMO begins new anti-corruption drive

The IMO has moved to address corruption in the maritime industry via a work programme for its Facilitation Committee (FAL) agreed at the body’s 43rd meeting. The measure comes in response to a request co-signed […]

Migrant vessel takeover raises concerns

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has issued a statement flagging concerns about the safety risks involved in refugee rescues after news reports emerged that Palau-flagged tanker Elhiblu 1 had been taken over by migrants […]

Inmarsat launches cyber training package

Maritime communications company Inmarsat has launched a cyber security mobile training app for crew at the same time as introducing two components to its maritime cyber security service, Fleet Secure. Fleet Secure Endpoint has been […]