Testimonial Parade and Review

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Apr 18, 2011 Coast Guard Commandant Admiral Wilfredo D Tamayo troops the line during the Testimonial Parade and Review rendered in his honor last April 15, 2011 at Headquarters, Coast Guard Ready Force in South Harbor, Manila. Admiral Tamayo is due to retire on April 19, 2011 after 37 years of public service. Republic Act […]

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A Venerable Tradition Lives On

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Old Values, New Directions for the Philippines’ First and Only Maritime University Dr Mary Lou Arcelo would be the last to claim that she is indispensable, remembering perhaps what Charles de Gaulle, the French politician and statesman, said: the graveyards are full of indispensable men. Yet it’s hard to imagine what Iloilo City-based John B […]

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The Man on the Coast Guard Helm

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Apr 13, 2011 The stewardship of the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) by its 22nd Commandant Admiral Wilfredo D Tamayo can be said to have added a whole new dimension to maritime safety administration. The Admiral is due to retire this month. While many others had come and gone before him, he will be remembered as the […]

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Israel Honors Skipper and Crew of Vessel, Manned by Cargo Safeway

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Apr 12, 2011 The Israel Administration of Shipping and Ports under its Ministry of Transport has awarded a Letter of Commendation to the Korean skipper, Capt. Kwun Hyuk Chul, and the 16 Filipino crew members of MV YM Greatafter displaying their heroism at sea near the Israeli coast. MV YM Great is owned by Yang Ming Marine […]

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MSI Crew Conference Theme: “Crew is No. 1 to MSI”

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Apr 12, 2011 Committed in its mission of “Crew is No. 1 To MSI”, MSI Ship Management Pte. Ltd. held its Annual Crew Conference as organized by its long-time and reliable manning company, Great Southern Maritime Services Corporation (GSM) last December 9 to 10, 2011 at the Times Plaza Building, Manila, Philippines. This is in […]

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PCG intensifies safety and security measures for Holy Week

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Apr 12, 2011 The Philippine Coast Guard has intensified its safety and security measures on all ports and ferry terminals in connection with the expected influx of passengers going back to the province for the holy week. Coast Guard Commandant ADMIRAL WILFREDO D TAMAYO PCG said that DOTC Passengers Assistance Centers (Help Desks), in connection […]

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