Implementing Digital Measures For Better Services

Prior to the evolution of technology, getting the necessary services was quite a hassle for every seafarer. Whether it be getting their certifications, accessing their medical records, and the like, it used to be difficult and tedious to process all of these. But now, things have become much easier for both maritime institutions and professionals […]

Getting Ready For IMSAS 2021

Featured image courtesy of MARINA The International Maritime Organization (IMO) Member State Audit Scheme (IMSAS) is an audit happening in October 2021 with the purpose of checking if our country is strictly following the standards as laid out by the IMO. As this carries utmost importance in the grander scheme of the maritime industry in […]

How To Keep Satisfied In The Maritime Workplace

Being part of the maritime industry is rewarding as it is stressful. Being a seafarer has a lot of perks, but also has a lot of challenges along the way. As a result, it may seem quite difficult to find satisfaction in this job. Despite all the effort you gave during your time at a […]

How Filipino Values Can Make Good Seafarers

It’s been said time and again that Filipinos are highly favored by international shipping companies. With expertise stemming from their taken maritime courses in the Philippines combined with innate Filipino values, they turn out outstanding performances in their duties. This is why the Philippines is considered the top source for quality seafarers. Not only are […]

Duterte forms IMSAS Council

To bolster the current efforts and capabilities of the Philippine maritime industry as a member state in the International Maritime Organization (IMO), President Rodrigo Duterte has signed Executive Order No. 84. With this act, the Inter-agency Council on the IMO Member State Audit Scheme (IMSAS) has officially been established. The IMSAS was formed to ensure […]