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Two bulk carriers banned from Australian ports in one day

Two bulk carriers banned from Australian ports in one day

In an unprecedented move, the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has today banned two bulk carriers from Australian ports …
Sep 13, 2019 / Curious
More Migrants Lose their Lives crossing the English Channel

More Migrants Lose their Lives crossing the English Channel

The International Transport Workers' Federation (ITF) published a statement on the loss of migrants trying to pass through the …
Sep 4, 2019 / Curious
57 Ukrainian Seafarers Back Home

57 Ukrainian Seafarers Back Home

Through the joint efforts of the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF), the Marine Transport Workers’ Trade Union of …
Aug 20, 2018 / Accidents
ITF urges Hutchison Ports to improve global health and safety operations following a serious workplace incident in Australia

ITF urges Hutchison Ports to improve global health and safety operations following a serious workplace incident in Australia

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) urges Hutchison Ports to address a pattern of serious health and safety …
Apr 24, 2018 / Curious
ITF Condemns the Panama Canal Authority issuing sanctions against Tugboat Captains

ITF Condemns the Panama Canal Authority issuing sanctions against Tugboat Captains

The International Transport Worker’s Federation (ITF) condemns the actions of the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) in issuing …
Apr 17, 2018 / Curious
ITF calls on Australian Federal Police to investigate another “Man Overboard”

ITF calls on Australian Federal Police to investigate another “Man Overboard”

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) has called for an immediate investigation into the disappearance of …
Mar 21, 2018 / Accidents
Australia bans Greek-owned bulk carrier MV Rena for not paying crew wages

Australia bans Greek-owned bulk carrier MV Rena for not paying crew wages

The Australian authorities have banned a Bahamas-flagged ship from Australian ports for six months after the ITF complained that …
Aug 9, 2017 / Vessels
ITF: Embattled Qaaswa crew safely home

ITF: Embattled Qaaswa crew safely home

The embattled 15 crew members of the tanker Qaaswa, marooned off Tunisia for months, are now safely home with most of their owed …
Jun 30, 2017 / Curious
ITF calls for action over kidnapped crew of the BBC Caribbean in the Gulf of Guinea

ITF calls for action over kidnapped crew of the BBC Caribbean in the Gulf of Guinea

The ITF and its member unions ver.di, the SUR (Seafarers’ Union of Russia) and MTWTU (Marine Transport Workers' Trade Union of …
Feb 10, 2017 / Piracy
UPDATE: Hong Kong shipowner finally issues vital funds to detained vessel (Video)

UPDATE: Hong Kong shipowner finally issues vital funds to detained vessel (Video)

The Hong Kong owners of Five Stars Fujian have at last paid for much-needed supplies to the vessel, which has been detained by the …
Aug 19, 2016 / Vessels