April 16, 2018

Global shipping in ‘historic’ climate deal

The global shipping industry has for the first time agreed to cut its emissions of greenhouse gases. Photo: 123rf.com The move comes after talks all week […]
February 10, 2018

IMO and EBRD partner to promote sustainable shipping

  The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) has signed a new memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) to support the […]
December 11, 2017

EU spends $35 million to protect migrants in North Africa

The European Union has contributed nearly $35 million to fund projects to protect migrants and fight against smugglers and traffickers in Africa and the surrounding Mediterranean. […]
November 27, 2017

IMO Secretary-General outlines challenges facing the Organization

Assembly, 30th session, 27 November to 6 December 2017: Climate change, digital disruption and sustainable development among key areas as IMO moves into new era. The […]