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Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 09-Mar-2020 AMENDMENT OF BILLS OF LADING Chennai, India SUSPENSION OF CRUISE SHIP OPERATIONS United Arab Emirates CORONAVIRUS COUNTER-MEASURES Kuwait RESTRICTION ON CRUISE VESSELS ENTERING PORTS IN NORTHERN REGION Malaysia TEMPORARY SUSPENSION OF ENTRY Qatar TEMPORARY BORDER RESTRICTIONS New...
March 9th, 2020 | Cruise Industry, Health and Safety, Medical, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The OMFIF view: Coronavirus

The OMFIF view: Coronavirus
. The OMFIF view: Coronavirus Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF on the coronavirus outbreak 6 March 2020  David Marsh and Danae Kyriakopoulou in London Amid virus crisis, Europe fights back: First big test for Lagarde: Christine Lagarde has a chance of surmounting her first big monetary test and...
March 6th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Medical | Read More

American Club member alert (March 5, 2020) Re – ICS and WHO guidance on COVID-9

American Club member alert (March 5, 2020) Re – ICS and WHO guidance on COVID-9
  AMERICAN CLUB MEMBER ALERT (March 5, 2020) RE – INTERNATIONAL CHAMBER OF SHIPPING AND WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION GUIDANCE ON COVID-19 MARCH 05, 2020 INTERNATIONAL CHAMBER OF SHIPPING AND WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION GUIDANCE ON COVID-19   Guidance on COVID-19 has recently been issued by the...
March 5th, 2020 | Health and Safety, International Chamber of Shipping, Medical, P and I Clubs | Read More

International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) issues new Coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance for shipping industry

International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) issues new Coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance for shipping industry
.. International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) issues new Coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance for shipping industry Document produced in collaboration with international bodies; WHO, IMO, ECDC and IMHA. Thursday 5th March – The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has issued brand new guidance for the...
March 5th, 2020 | Health and Safety, HR, International Chamber of Shipping, Medical | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 04-Mar-2020 TEMPORARY SHORE LEAVE RESTRICTIONS Taman, Russia PREVENTING CROSS-BORDER SPREAD OF COVID-19 Constanta, Romania PORT HEALTH OFFICE MEASURES Tema & Takoradi, Ghana TEMPORARY TRAVEL BAN Angola LATEST COVID-19 MEASURES Port Klang, Malaysia EXTENSION OF PRECAUTIONARY...
March 4th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Medical, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

American Club Member Alert (March 2, 2020) – Re – Intertanko Voage and time charterparty clauses and explanatory notes for COVID-19

American Club Member Alert (March 2, 2020) – Re – Intertanko Voage and time charterparty clauses and explanatory notes for COVID-19
AMERICAN CLUB MEMBER ALERT (March 2, 2020) RE – INTERTANKO VOYAGE AND TIME CHARTERPARTY CLAUSES AND EXPLANATORY NOTES FOR COVID-19 MARCH 02, 2020 INTERTANKO VOYAGE AND TIME CHARTERPARTY CLAUSES AND EXPLANATORY NOTES FOR COVID-19   Reference is made to ongoing worldwide health concerns regarding...
March 2nd, 2020 | Chartering, Health and Safety, Intertanko, Medical | Read More

Unexpected consequences of Covid-19

Unexpected consequences of Covid-19
Unexpected consequences of Covid-19 How will we look back at the Coronavirus outbreak? To add to last week’s portents of doom, China (as you will no doubt have seen already) released dismal Purchasing Managers Indices last week. The official PMI, which covers mostly state owned enterprises, fell to...
March 2nd, 2020 | Health and Safety, Medical, Reports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from  GAC
Hot Port news from  GAC 28-Feb-2020 FURTHER PRECAUTIONARY MEASURES Malta DREDGING WORKS IN TEMASEK FAIRWAY Singapore DREDGING WORKS FOR PORT EXPANSION (ATLANTIC TERMINAL) Takoradi, Ghana CODE OF PRACTICE FOR BUNKER MASS FLOW METERING Singapore QUARANTINE PERIOD EXTENDED AGAIN Australia SHIP DECLARATION...
February 28th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Medical, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Amid virus crisis, Europe fights back

Amid virus crisis, Europe fights back
. Amid virus crisis, Europe fights back Friday 28 February 2020 Vol.11 Ed.9.4 ‘We need to worry about panic’ By David Marsh in Frankfurt ‘Europe needs a project.’ This statement from a senior European Commission official, at an OMFIF seminar in Frankfurt on Thursday, epitomises a mood...
February 28th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Medical, News | Read More

American Club Member Alert (Feb 27, 2020) re- Covid-19 guidance now in traditional and simplified Mandarin

American Club Member Alert (Feb 27, 2020) re- Covid-19 guidance now in traditional and simplified Mandarin
American Club Member Alert (Feb 27, 2020) re- Covid-19 guidance now in traditional and simplified Mandarin FEBRUARY 27, 2020 COVID-19 GUIDANCE NOW IN TRADITIONAL AND SIMPLIFIED MANDARIN The Club’s recent publication, Infectious Diseases: Charter Party and Other Contractual Considerations, is...
February 27th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Medical, P and I Clubs | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from  GAC
Hot Port News from  GAC 27-Feb-2020 FIRING PRACTICE Chattogram (Chittagong), Bangladesh IMPACT OF COVID-19 OUTBREAK ON SINGAPORE-REGISTERED SHIPS Singapore MARITIME DECLARATION OF HEALTH Singapore EXTENSION OF COVID-19 PRECAUTIONARY MEASURES Singapore BERTHING OF SHIPS WITH CARGO FROM AFFECTED COUNTRIES Kuwait FURTHER...
February 27th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Medical, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

American Club Member Alert 21 Feb 2020 re -infectious diseases…

American Club Member Alert 21 Feb 2020 re -infectious diseases…
AMERICAN CLUB MEMBER ALERT  FEBRUARY 21, 2020 – INFECTIOUS DISEASES: CHARTERPARTY AND OTHER CONTRACTUAL CONSIDERATIONS   In response to the recent outbreak of the COVID-19 virus, your Managers are pleased to announce the publication of Infectious Diseases: Charter Party and Other Contractual...
February 21st, 2020 | Chartering, Health and Safety, Medical, P and I Clubs | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 21-Feb-2020 CORONAVIRUS EPIDEMIOLOGICAL ALERT: FREE PRATIQUE REQUIREMENTS FOR CRUISE VESSELS Argentina MARITIME DECLARATION OF HEALTH London, United Kingdom RESTRICTIONS RELATED TO CORONAVIRUS Covenas, Colombia APT BERTH, LINE & TANK SCHEDULED OUTAGES Immingham, United Kingdom COVID-19...
February 21st, 2020 | Cruise Industry, Health and Safety, Medical, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Coronavirus: The Insurance market impact

Coronavirus: The Insurance market impact
Jonathan Moss, Head of Marine and Trade at DWF  Coronavirus: The Insurance market impact 21st February 2020 Jonathan Moss, Head of Marine and Trade at DWF comments on the repercussions of the pandemic on the shipping insurance industry: Jonathan said “Increasing factory closures across China...
February 21st, 2020 | Health and Safety, HR, Marine Insurance, Medical, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Global shipping holds its breath as the coronavirus continues to spread

Global shipping holds its breath as the coronavirus continues to spread
Peter Sand Global shipping holds its breath as the coronavirus continues to spread The outbreak of the novel coronavirus, recently dubbed COVID-19, continues to generate massive economic and financial uncertainty when it comes to China and global shipping. Two weeks ago, we argued that – from an...
February 21st, 2020 | BIMCO, Health and Safety, Medical | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 20-Feb-2020 MARINE SOIL INVESTIGATION WORKS AT RAFFLES RESERVED ANCHORAGE Singapore ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS FOR SPM Seria, Brunei DISEMBARKING/SIGNING-OFF SHIP PERSONNEL Japan ENHANCED BORDER MEASURES New Zealand UPDATED PROCEDURE FOR ARRIVING VESSELS Thailand VESSELS ARRIVING...
February 20th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Medical, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Coronavirus increases demand for Eastern European crew

Coronavirus increases demand for Eastern European crew
Henrik Jensen Coronavirus increases demand for Eastern European crew As global restrictions due to the coronavirus outbreak begin to impact the shipping industry, crewing specialist Danica reports an increase in enquiries from shipping companies seeking to employ Eastern European crew but says, as yet,...
February 20th, 2020 | Health and Safety, HR, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Medical | Read More

BIMCO’s chief market analyst, Peter Sand gives his views on the market fallout from coronavirus and where the key risk areas lie (podcast)

BIMCO’s chief market analyst, Peter Sand gives his views on the market fallout from coronavirus and where the key risk areas lie (podcast)
Peter Sand BIMCO’s chief market analyst, Peter Sand gives his views on the market fallout from coronavirus and where the key risk areas lie (podcast) Find it here: https://www.bimco.org/news-and-trends/multimedia Alternative: https://soundcloud.com/user-762275282/the-lloyds-list-podcast-shipping-infected-by-coronavirus When...
February 18th, 2020 | BIMCO, Medical, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
  Hot Port news from GAC 17-Feb-2020 SEA CARGO MANIFEST AND TRANSHIPMENT REGULATIONS: NEW IMPLEMENTATION DATE Cochin, India PROCEDURE FOR PORT ENTRY (CORONA VIRUS) Duqm, Oman NCOV DECLARATION FORM Mina Al Fahal Terminal, Oman FURTHER CONTROLS AT TERMINAL Qalhat, Oman PRESCRIBED WASTE RECEPTION...
February 17th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Medical, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
HotPort News from GAC 13-Feb-2020 TALLY SERVICES & CHARGES Tanzania STATEMENT OF CREW HEALTH Iraq PROCEDURES FOR CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK South Af r ica UPDATE OF CORONAVIRUS MEASURES (13 FEBRUARY) Ras Laffan & Mesaieed, Qatar SUBMISSION OF MARITIME DECLARATION OF HEALTH Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates PORT...
February 13th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Medical, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 12-Feb-2020 TRANSIT DUES FOR 2020 Suez Canal, Egypt NEW FORMAT FOR SEA CARGO MANIFESTS India AMENDMENT OF FREQUENCY RANGE(S) IN SHIP STATION LICENCE Singapore LONGER WAITING TIMES Kiel Canal, Germany REPLACEMENT OF FENDERS Mumbai, India SUSPENSION OF LANDING PERMITS/SHORE PASSES India OIL...
February 12th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Medical, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

American Club member Alert (Feb 11, 2020) re – oubreak of he 2019 novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV): USCG MSIB 2 Feb 2020

American Club member Alert (Feb 11, 2020) re – oubreak of he 2019 novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV): USCG MSIB 2 Feb 2020
AMERICAN CLUB MEMBER ALERT (February 11, 2020) RE – OUTBREAK OF THE 2019 NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (2019-nCoV): UNITED STATES COAST GUARD (USCG) MARINE SAFETY INFORMATION BULLETIN (MSIB) OF FEBRUARY 2, 2020  FEBRUARY 11, 2020 OUTBREAK OF THE 2019 NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (2019-nCoV): UNITED STATES COAST...
February 11th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Medical, P and I Clubs, Safety and Security | Read More

American Club member alert (February 10,2020) re – outbreak of the 2019 novel Coronavirus – Managers’ Shanghai and Hong Kong offices

American Club member alert (February 10,2020) re – outbreak of the 2019 novel Coronavirus – Managers’ Shanghai and Hong Kong offices
American Club member alert (February 10,2020) re – outbreak of the 2019 novel Coronavirus – Managers’ Shanghai and Hong Kong offices The following Member Alert is also available on our website at: https://www.american-club.com/files/files/MA_021020_Outbreak_of_2019_Novel_Coronavirus_Managers_Shanghai_Hong_Kong_Offices.pdf FEBRUARY...
February 10th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Medical, P and I Clubs | Read More

American Club Member Alert re the 2019 Novel Coronavirus: Impact on Maritime operations in PRC

American Club Member Alert re the 2019 Novel Coronavirus: Impact on Maritime operations in PRC
American Club Member Alert re the 2019 Novel Coronavirus: Impact on Maritime operations in PRC AMERICAN CLUB MEMBER ALERT (February 7, 2020) RE – THE 2019 NOVEL CORONAVIRUS: IMPACT ON MARITIME OPERATIONS IN THE PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA (PRC) FEBRUARY 7, 2020 THE 2019 NOVEL CORONAVIRUS:...
February 7th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Medical, P and I Clubs | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from  GAC 07-Feb-2020 SENDING OF MARITIME HEALTH DECLARATION Bahrain HEALTH CONTROL MEASURES AT SEA ENTRANCE PORTS & THE TURKISH STRAITS Turkey MINISTRY OF HEALTH MEASURES Malaysia SEVERE TROPICAL CYCLONE DAMIEN North West Australia DREDGING AT THE BLACK POINT POWER STATION Hong Kong MARINE...
February 7th, 2020 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Health and Safety, Medical, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More