St Kitts and Nevis International Ship Registry to Sponsor a Female Cadet to attend WISTA’s 2020 International Conference In Hamburg

The St Kitts and Nevis International Ship Registry (SKANReg) has underlined it commitment to the need for greater gender diversity in the shipping industry by sponsoring a female cadet to attend this year’s WISTA AGM and International Conference in Hamburg. The event, to be held a week after the SMM exhibition in September, will give…

Global Shipping Body (ICS) issues guidance to shipowners in the face of the Corona Virus

Global Shipping Body (ICS) issues guidance to shipowners in the face of the Corona Virus The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), the global shipping body representing 80% of the world’s merchant fleet, is advising its membership to take steps that limit the spread of the novel Corona Virus (2019-nCov). The instructions reflect advice given from…