The Maritime Transport and The Law

Because of its political importance and nature, maritime transport is subject to extensive official involvement. This is done so that the appropriate bodies would be able to constitute a maritime administration that is genuine, untarnished, and whose power extends not only within its limits, but also beyond national boundaries. Legal framework in maritime transport policies…

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The General Maritime Law and Its specifics

One branch of the law that makes provision to all the sea activities is the Maritime law. This law was developed and evolved as one of the initial trade modes. Below are the matters included in this branch: Marine commerce or the trading of goods and services. Navigation of the sea vessels. Shipping corporation Seafarers…

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Maritime Shipping and Trade

The concept of international maritime shipping relies on the continuation of it regular programs, otherwise known as maritime routes. Maritime shipping or transportation follows a great circle distance. Arcs are drawn on the water surface as it is found all over the world. Maritime transportation, because of its physical attributes, is considered geographical.  It also…

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Maritime Transport and its International aspects

Safety, competition, and the environment are some of the very sensitive issues because of their power to influence and effect on the international law that is related to nationwide dominion and the exploitation and development of marine resources. Maritime transport policies between industrialized and non-industrialized countries There is a clash of interest between the industrialized…

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Shipbuilding and its risks

Shipbuilding is defined as the manufacturing of sea vessels that often happens in shipyards or some other facility that specializes in marine gear manufacturing. The people who build or construct ships are known as shipbuilders, shipwrights, marine engineers, or even boat builders. They call the term ship breaking as the splitting, ripping, and tearing down…

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We Are the One Who Discriminate Ourselves

Whenever we are on board the most common problem that you’ll be facing is discrimination. It has been a long time problem and never has a definite solution. Do you know why? 80% of the time, the same people that discriminates you is your fellow countrymen. Let’s look at an example at the airport. Do…

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Do You Know Why Seafarers Marry at an Old Age?

Basically it’s a personal choice. To list down all the choices, reasons and alibies would cost you a great deal of time and will later lead to the point of still being single. They are often afraid of the reality that when they get married and if they are not lucky with the wife they…

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A Manning Agencies Guide to Help Seafarers Get a Job Fast

The internet is a very useful tool for hiring people. It is very inexpensive and can lessen your time in creating your shortlist of people to interview. There are a lot of ways to use for posting your jobs and hiring people. You can use social media, job boards, press release, paid advertising, and many…

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You will always be in financial trouble if you don’t decide to have an Emergency Fund.

All seafarers are money spenders. We come on-board and stay their for 2 months or more, and when we sign off we have enough money to spend. But the question is how do we spend our money? Some of us has enough financial literacy and knows how to properly invest their money. Most of us…

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How can Debt change our lives?

At one point in our lives we experience having financial problem which forces us to borrow money which later on results to a huge amount of debt. Debt management has always been a problem to many seafarers and even I was not exempted from it. There are numerous reasons why people and each individual will…

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