Piracy attack in Asia reduced in 2017’s Q1

There’s a slight reduction of piracy incidents that transpired in Asia in the first quarter of 2017 compared to the same period last 2016, according to Regional Cooperation Agreement on Combating Piracy and Armed Robbery against Ships in Asia (ReCAAP). In its April 2017 report, ReCAAP said that the minimal decrease of recorded piracy incidents […]

Posted by: on Jun 28, 2017 read more

A Review on Philippine Maritime Higher Education

Have we not noticed that most Maritime Training Centers and Schools were again inspected and audited by a team from EMSA (European Maritime Safety Agency)? Was this merely a coincidence that our own Pres. Digong has a “bitter” relationship with the European Union (EU)? Or from the former’s big mouth as EU de Pota gid. […]

Posted by: on Jun 27, 2017 read more

Paano Pumili ng Negosyo

Sa Facebook, sinulat ni PP: Mayroon akong Php 200K para magnegosyo pero wala akong ideya kung anong klaseng negosyo ang papasukin ko. Mayroon akong puwesto na malapit sa Municipal Road. Talagang kailangan ko ng inyong tulong dahil ayokong pumunta sa abroad at mapalayo sa aking pamilya. Talagang ikakatuwa ko kung matutulungan ninyo ako o kung […]

Posted by: on Jun 27, 2017 read more


Us schools have two kinds of students when it comes to language: native Englishspeaking ones (NES) and secondlanguage learners (ESL). Second language learners are those students who speak English as their second language. Usually, these students migrated with their families to the United States. Some concerns of US schools regarding second-language learners are: they fail […]

Posted by: on Jun 27, 2017 read more

Understanding Disability Claims

Section 20, B (6) of the 2000 POEA Standard Terms and Conditions governing the employment of Filipino seafarers onboard oceangoing vessels (which is incorporated in the POEA Standard Employment Contract) clearly provides that in case of permanent total or partial disability of the seafarer caused by either injury or illness, he shall be paid in […]

Posted by: on Jun 27, 2017 read more

Alassia Annual Officer’s Conference: Empowering the crew in attaining safety

  Employees are company’s greatest as – set – they’re your competitive advan – tage. You want to attract and retain the best; provide them with encour – agement, stimulus, and make them feel that they are an integral part of the company’s mission. – Anne M. Mulcahy This quote applies the same to Alassia […]

Posted by: on Jun 23, 2017 read more


  Deception is a trick or scheme used to get what you want. Like the deception, you used to get your sister to agree to do all your chores for a month. Deception happens when you deceive someone or everyone. The result may be making people believe that by paying a lot of money for […]

Posted by: on Jun 22, 2017 read more

Seven missing after USS Fitzgerald collides with merchant ship off Japan

                  Rescue crews are searching for seven US navy crew members and at least three others are being treated for injuries after their guided missile destroyer collided with a container ship off the coast of Japan. Japanese coast guard officials dispatched patrol vessels and an aeroplane while the […]

Posted by: on Jun 17, 2017 read more

Norwegian Joy Christened in Shanghai

Norwegian Joy, Norwegian Cruise Line’s first custom-designed ship for the Chinese cruise market, was christened today in a ceremony held onboard the vessel in Shanghai. “After years spent carefully designing this amazing vessel, my team and I are both proud and thrilled to finally christen the world’s first cruise ship custom-designed for the wonderful people […]

Posted by: on Jun 28, 2017 read more

Owners Favor Delaying of BWMS Installation

The fast approaching implementation date of the Ballast Water Management Convention (BWMC) has stirred up a number of questions among shipowners who will be required to install approved ballast water treatment systems starting from September 8, 2017. Under the terms of the Convention, which was adopted in 2004 by the International Maritime Organization (IMO), ships will be required to manage their […]

Posted by: on Jun 27, 2017 read more

Spain: Workers Suspend Strikes as Companies Quit Anesco

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The Spanish stevedoring unions have decided to shelve their strike plans for the rest of this month as a sign of good will. The move was prompted by a letter from Javier Vidal, president of the Association of Port Stevedoring Companies of Barcelona, who asked for the suspension of strikes after major port companies left the […]

Posted by: on Jun 23, 2017 read more

Maritime Industry Needs Better Data Sharing and Collaboration, But Change Is Coming

  The maritime industry and broader ocean supply chain are suffering from major and costly inefficiencies due to ineffective data sharing and poor cross-industry collaboration, a new report and industry survey released by the Business Performance Innovation (BPI) Network in coordination with Navis and XVELA, both part of Cargotec, shows. However, the shipping industry is […]

Posted by: on Jun 22, 2017 read more

Chemical tanker Aquarius sank after explosion in Singapore Strait

    The chemical tanker Aquarius sank after explosion and subsequent fire in Singapore Strait on 4.6 nautical miles southwest off Tanjung Pengelih in Johor, Malaysia. Following the accident six crew went missing. The exact details around the accident are unknown, as the shipowner and agent lost connection with the Indonesia tanker, loaded with fuel. […]

Posted by: on Jun 16, 2017 read more

One dead and three injured after explosion on Petrobras drillship NS-32 in Campos Basin

     Explosion on Petrobras drilling ship NS-32 caused the dead of one personnel, while another three were seriously injured and airlifted to local hospital hospital. The vessel is managed by Odebrecht and was operating at Marlim Field in Campos Basin on 60 nautical miles off Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, but suffered explosion during maintenance […]

Posted by: on Jun 12, 2017 read more

Recreation boat sank after collision with chemical tanker Esta Desgagnes in USA

   Recreation boat sank after collision with chemical tanker Esta Desgagnes in Lake St Clair on 2 nautical miles east off Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan, USA. Following the accident the skipper of the boat fell in water. The master of chemical tanker reported the accident immediately to local authorities and US Coast Guard via VHF. […]

Posted by: on Jun 06, 2017 read more

Product tanker Kiyosato Maru collided with bulk carrier JP Cosmos in Tokyo Bay

         The product tanker Kiyosato Maru collided with bulk carrier JP Cosmos in Tokyo Bay southeast off Minami, Japan. The both vessel were proceeding on crossing routes in the heavy traffic area, as the tanker was en root from Nagoya, while dry cargo vessel was leaving the port of Yokohama. The circumstances […]

Posted by: on Jun 01, 2017 read more

Tinig ng Marino 124- UFS Speaks Out on Questionable MARINA issues


Posted by: on Jun 20, 2017 read more

Tinig ng Marino 122- The Greek Connection

Posted by: on May 22, 2017 read more

Tinig ng Marino 123- FALL FROM GRACE (Pinoy Marino Lost the Top spot)

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Posted by: on May 22, 2017 read more