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Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 03-Apr-2020 MARINE SOIL INVESTIGATION AT TUAS WEST COAST Singapore DISINFECTION OF VESSEL ACCOMMODATION Istanbul, Turkey HEIGHTENED SECURITY AT PORTS DURING LOCKDOWN South Africa SUSPENSION OF FLIGHTS EXTENDED Pakistan REFUSAL TO LAND TO PREVENT SPREAD OF COVID-19 Japan SECOND...
April 3rd, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 02-Apr-2020 TRANSIT OF VESSELS WITH POSITIVE OR SUSPECTED CASES OF COVID-19 Panama Canal, Panama FORCE MAJEURE DECLARED Visakhapatnam, India ADJUSTMENT OF SHIFT TIMINGS Deendayal/Kandla, India MARITIME ADVISORY ON NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) India SAFETY PRECAUTIONS Nigeria PORTS...
April 2nd, 2020 | Canals, Health and Safety, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 01-Apr-2020 “ECHOES OF HOPE” INITIATIVE Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates COVID-19 LOCKDOWN: SOUTH AFRICAN PORTS OPEN FOR CARGO OPERATIONS South Africa PORT OPS CONTINUE AMID QUARANTINE El Salvador FOREIGN CREW CHANGES SUSPENDED China PORT OPERATIONS UPDATE Tema & Takoradi,...
April 1st, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 31-Mar-2020 MEDICAL EXAMINATION OF SEAFARERS & SEAFARER’S MEDICAL CERTIFICATE Singapore COMPULSORY DISINFECTION Derince, Turkey COVID-19 MEASURES AT PORTS France CLOSURE EXTENDED Yemen UPDATED TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS Australia CREW CHANGES Australia STOP PAPER TRANSACTIONS Oman CORONAVIRUS...
March 31st, 2020 | Airline Industry, Aviation, Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

UK freight association encourages sign up for its online Customs declaration training; grant funding still available

UK freight association encourages sign up for its online Customs declaration training; grant funding still available
Robert Keen UK freight association encourages sign up for its online Customs declaration training, with grant funding still available from government The British International Freight Association (BIFA) has reminded its members and any company involved in international trade that its online training...
March 31st, 2020 | Associations, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 29-Mar-2020 SHUT-DOWN OF NON-ESSENTIAL SERVICES Trinidad & Tobago REVISED PORT DUES Sikka, India MEDICAL ASSISTANCE Fujairah, United Arab Emirates Shut-down of non-essential services Sunday, March 29, 2020, Trinidad & Tobago From midnight local time tonight (29 March),...
March 29th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 28-Mar-2020 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 29 MARCH-11 APRIL 2020 Worldwide MEASURES REGARDING PREVENTION OF SPREAD OF COVID-19 Cotonou, Benin INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS HALTED Turkey 24-HOUR CURFEW Bahamas PROACTIVE MEASURES DURING COVID-19 LOCKDOWN South Africa STATE OF EMERGENCY DECLARED Angola CREW...
March 28th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 27-Mar-2020 ESTABLISHMENT OF BUOYS DEMARCATING SOUTHWEST LANTAU MARINE PARK Hong Kong SHUTDOWN ANNOUNCED Trinidad & Tobago VESSEL INSPECTIONS, EXAMS & DOCUMENTATION United States PERMISSION TO LAND Japan SUSPENSION OF ENTRY BY FOREIGN NATIONALS China SHIPPING CLASSED ESSENTIAL...
March 27th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 26-Mar-2020 ADDITIONAL PORT CHARGES & FEES PROHIBITED Philippines ENTRY RESTRICTIONS Bahrain STATE OF EMERGENCY EXTENDED Bahamas PRECAUTIONS FOR PILOTS Turkey MEASURES TO REDUCE IMPACT OF COVID-19 Runcorn, United Kingdom REVISION OF ISLAND-WIDE CURFEW EXTENSION Sri Lanka PILOT...
March 26th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Panama Canal Adopts Measures to Guarantee Sustained Operations Amid COVID-19

Panama Canal Adopts Measures to Guarantee Sustained Operations Amid COVID-19
The expanded Panama Canal Panama Canal Adopts Measures to Guarantee Sustained Operations Amid COVID-19 Panama City, Panama, March 25, 2020 – Following the mandatory countrywide lockdown announced by the Panamanian Government to combat the COVID-19 pandemic, the Panama Canal adopted new measures today...
March 26th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from  GAC 25-Mar-2020 CORONAVIRUS: INSTRUCTIONS FOR SHIPS’ CREWS AT TERMINAL Sullom Voe, United Kingdom TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS FOR AUSTRALIAN CITIZENS Australia DOMESTIC BORDER RESTRICTIONS Australia RESTRICTIONS ON CREW CHANGES SOFTENED Western Australia, Australia COVID-19 LOCKDOWN:...
March 25th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 23-Mar-2020 MARINE SITE INVESTIGATION IN STARLING INLET Hong Kong PASSENGER BAN Taiwan COVID-19: STATE OF EMERGENCY UNTIL 15 APRIL Kazakhstan PORT OPERATIONS CONTINUING Saudi Arabia PASSENGER FLIGHTS SUSPENDED United Arab Emirates EXTENSION OF PRECAUTIONARY MEASURES (UPDATE 23...
March 23rd, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 22-Mar-2020 QUARANTINE FOR CARGO VESSELS India DOMESTIC LOGISTICS, INTERNATIONAL FREIGHT FORWARDING & CUSTOMS Philippines COMPLETE CLOSURE OF AIRPORT Trinidad & Tobago DENIAL OF PERMISSION TO LAND Japan LIBYA, QATAR & RUSSIA LISTED AS RESTRICTED COUNTRIES Turkey ADDITIONAL...
March 22nd, 2020 | Health and Safety, News, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from  GAC
Hot Port News from  GAC 20-Mar-2020 ENTRY BAN FOR NON-RESIDENTS: IMPACT ON CREW CHANGES Australia VISA AND ENTRY UPDATES Bahrain BOARDING FORMALITIES Batangas, Philippines PORT STILL OPEN, TWO TERMINALS CLOSED Houston, United States NOVEL CORONAVIRUS: PORT AND FACILITY OPERATIONS United States CURFEW...
March 20th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

COVID-19 ETF responds to the outcome of Council of Transport Ministers Meeting

COVID-19 ETF responds to the outcome of Council of Transport Ministers Meeting
COVID-19 ETF responds to the outcome of Council of Transport Ministers Meeting Thursday, March 19 – Brussels – In the wake of the informal meeting of the Council of Transport Ministers, the ETF has once again sent a letter to Commissioner Vălean. The ETF waited for the outcome of this...
March 19th, 2020 | Associations, Automobiles, Health and Safety, HR, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 19-Mar-2020 ENTRY RESTRICTIONS FOR COMMERCIAL VESSELS Australia PROCESSING OF MARITIME CREW VISAS Australia COVID-19 PORT CONDITIONS Azores Islands AIRPORT CLOSED TO NON-NATIONALS Trinidad & Tobago SAFEGUARDING DETAINED CREWMEMBERS New York & Newark, United States AIR...
March 19th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 18-Mar-2020 COVID-19: TWO SHIPS UNDER INVESTIGATION Cape Town, South Africa ADDITIONAL MEASURES TO STRENGTHEN RESPONSE TO COVID-19 Namibia AIRPORTS TO CLOSE TO ARRIVING INTERNATIONAL PASSENGER FLIGHTS Sri Lanka MAINTAINING OF RECORD Port Qasim, Pakistan BAN ON FOREIGN NATIONALS...
March 18th, 2020 | Canals, Health and Safety, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

COVID-19: Europe’s ports call on EU and Member States to keep goods moving in the EU

COVID-19: Europe’s ports call on EU and Member States to keep goods moving in the EU
(c) Piet Vandenkerkhove MBZ COVID-19: Europe’s ports call on EU and Member States to keep goods moving in the EU 18 March 2020 As main players in the supply of essential goods and materials to European citizens, Europe’s ports are doing everything possible to ensure and guarantee the continuity...
March 18th, 2020 | Associations, Health and Safety, News, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 17-Mar-2020 SPECIAL MEASURES ANNOUNCED, PORTS STILL OPERATIONAL Costa Rica BORDERS CLOSED, FLIGHTS SUSPENDED Peru COVID-19 CONTROL MEASURES Uruguay ENTRY/EXIT OF FOREIGN CITIZENS Ecuador FURTHER EXTENSION OF PRECAUTIONARY MEASURES Singapore DREDGING NORTH OF JURONG DUA BUOY Singapore CRUISE...
March 17th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 15-Mar-2020 PRECAUTIONARY PROCEDURES Yemen UK & IRELAND ADDED TO EUROPEAN TRAVEL BAN United States CLOSURE OF LAND AND AIR PORTS Libya SUSPENSION OF SHORE LEAVE Fujairah, United Arab Emirates Precautionary procedures Sunday, March 15, 2020, Yemen In response to the COVID-19...
March 15th, 2020 | Airline Industry, Aviation, Health and Safety, HR, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 14-Mar-2020 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 15-28 MARCH 2020 Worldwide UPDATED CORONAVIRUS MEASURES Turkey REGULATIONS UPDATE IN RESPONSE TO COVID-19 Taiwan ENTRY RESTRICTIONS Poland VESSEL REPORTING REQUIREMENTS FOR ILLNESS OR DEATH United States EMBARKATION/DISEMBARKATION SUSPENDED Panama HEALTH...
March 14th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Povt News from GAC

Hot Povt  News from GAC
Hot Port  News from GAC 13-Mar-2020 PROCEDURE FOR TESTING CREW Libya MARINE SOIL INVESTIGATION OFF POLICE COAST GUARD LIM CHU KANG BASE Singapore COVID-19 PRECAUTIONS Toamasina, Madagascar UPDATED COVID-19 MEASURES New Zealand COVID 19 TRAVEL ADVISORY Jaigad, India UPDATED DISEASE CONTROL MEASURES Uruguay CRUISE...
March 13th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port news from GAC 12-Mar-2020 NEW PORT TARIFFS Port Elizabeth, South Africa ON-ARRIVAL VISA FOR TOURISTS SUSPENDED Sri Lanka VISA RESTRICTIONS RELATED TO COVID-19 India EXCEPTIONAL MEASURES ANNOUNCED Kuwait GUIDELINES AT SEAPORTS FOR PREVENTION OF SPREAD OF COVID-19 Philippines DECLARATION BY MASTER...
March 12th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from  GAC 11-Mar-2020 PLANNED SUSPENSION OF VESSEL TRAFFIC Dardanelles, Turkey DRAFT RESTRICTIONS DUE TO SHOALING Upper Mobile River, United States NOVEL CORONAVIRUS – UPDATE (CHANGE 1) United States FORTH PORTS MARINE GROUP: CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) GUIDANCE Firth of Tay, United Kingdom TRAVEL...
March 11th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 10-Mar-2020 CORONAVIRUS – NO REASON TO PANIC Antwerp, Belgium COVID-19 PRECAUTIONS & PROTECTIONS Saudi Arabia INSTALLATION OF FLOATING SOLAR FARM Singapore VESSEL CREW CHANGES & DISEMBARKING RESTRICTIONS Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates SUSPENSION OF WASTE DISPOSAL...
March 10th, 2020 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More