Stories written by Agent Tinig

DNV GL Awards First AiP to Scrubber Manufacturer in China

According to World Maritime News, a Chinese Scrubber Manufacturer, Shanghai BlueSulf Environmental Technology, has received the first Approval in Principle (AiP) by classification society DNV GL in recognition of the technical feasibility of the BlueSulf Scrubber Systems just this year. The AiP is said to be the first of its kind for a scrubber ac­cording […]

Posted by: on Jun 05, 2017 read more

Philippine Maritime Security is crashing down-NAMSSA

          In the wake of the abduction of the seafarers, a captain and chief engineer of the passenger carrier Super Shuttle Roro 9 that were snatched recently in the vicinity of General Santos City by the alleged Abu Sayyaf bandits, a maritime security expert revealed that the maritime security in the […]

Posted by: on Jun 05, 2017 read more

3 Asian Countries to Joint Patrol Against Piracy

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Manila’s Defense Secretary disclosed yesterday the Philippines, Malaysia and Indonesia Joint Patrol in Piracy-Plagued waters launching by May after a wave of attacks that saw Islamist militants kidnapping and murdering foreigners. The Abu Sayyaf, one of the well known kidnap-for-ransom group that has a strong connection and pledge allegiance to the Islam­ic State in Iraq […]

Posted by: on Jun 03, 2017 read more

Seafarer beaten to death is a good man

  Pope Francis sent out this tweet yesterday: “The road from love to hate is easy. The one from hate to love is more difficult, but brings peace.” This papal message is apt giv­en the many acts of senseless violence that have engulfed us. One particular case involves two groups of young people, drinking and […]

Posted by: on Jun 03, 2017 read more

Department of OFW

          It is high time to create a specific department in the government which will promote the overall welfare and cater to the specific needs of our migrant workers and their families. At present, we have more than 12 million OFWs scattered all over the world. Most of our Filipi­no migrant […]

Posted by: on Jun 01, 2017 read more

Easy Ways To Cut Calories and Lose Weight

Anyone who ever tried to lose weight knew it takes a lot of effort and dedication. Fortunately, it’s easier than you think. If you burn more calories than you eat, you lose weight. By cutting about 500 calories a day you can enhance your weight loss efforts and achieve your weight loss goals faster. Because […]

Posted by: on Jun 01, 2017 read more