• Domestic Shipping Sector
    STRATEGIC OBJECTIVE :
    Modern and Vibrant domestic merchant fleet as part of a seamless transport system
  • Maritime Safety Sector
    STRATEGIC OBJECTIVE :
    To have a modern and regionally competitive fleet that is maintaining higher safety standards (through safety enhancement measures)
  • Maritime Manpower Sector
    STRATEGIC OBJECTIVE :
    Sustained development of globally competitive
    seafarers
  • Overseas Shipping Sector
    STRATEGIC OBJECTIVE :
    The Philippine Registry as an attractive, quality and strong sovereign flag of choice of shipowners
  • Shipbuilding & Shiprepair
    STRATEGIC OBJECTIVE :
    The Philippines as a major center for shipbuilding and ship repair


POLICY ISSUANCES


MARINA ADVISORIES

MARINA ADVISORY NO. 2017 - 06
REGISTRATION OF ALL ENTITIES ENGAGED IN SHIPBREAKING / RECYCLING AS HAZARDOUS WASTE GENERATOR IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES (DENR) DEPARTMENT ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER (DAO) 2013-22

MARINA ADVISORY NO. 2017 - 05
WARNING ON THE DANGERS OF STRAYING INTO THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF INDONESIA AND SULAWESI SEA AND PROHIBITION OF ILLEGAL FISHING

MARINA ADVISORY NO. 2017 - 04
SULU ARCHIPELAGO, SABAH, SULAWESI AND CELEBES SEA SECURITY ADVISORY

MARINA ADVISORY NO. 2017 - 03
FURTHER AMENDMENT OF MARINA ADVISORY NO. 2016-08 ON THE REVISED PROCEDURE FOR URGENT REQUESTS, APPLICATIONS OR FILING OF REPORTS INVOLVING PHILIPPINE-REGISTERED SHIPS DURING WEEKENDS, NON-WORKING DAYS AND AFTER OFFICE HOURS

MARINA ADVISORY NO. 2017 - 02
INTERNATIONAL MARITIME ORGANIZATION (IMO) SAFETY OF NAVIGATION 1/CIRCULAR 263 DATED 23 OCTOBER 2007 ON THE GUIDANCE SET FORTH UNDER SECTION 1.9 AND 1.14 ON ROUTEING MEASURES OTHER THAN TRAFFIC SEPARATION SCHEMES

MARINA ADVISORY NO. 2017 - 01
MARINA CIRCULAR (MC) NO. 2016-01 ON THE REVISED RULES ON THE MANDATORY PASSENGER INSURANCE COVERAGE; EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE TO SIRVIVORS OF MARITIME ACIDENTS/INCIDENTS; AND OTHER RELEVANT CONCERNS

FLAG STATE ADMINISTRATION ADVISORY

FLAG ADMINISTRATION ADVISORY NO. 2016 - 03
ADVISORY ON MATTERS RELATING TO IMO'S MSC.1-CIRC.1560 ON MATTERS WHER SEAFARER'S DOCUMENTATION WAS NOT IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE 2010 MANILA MANEDMENTS TO THE STCW CONVENTION, RECOMMENNDING PORT STATE CONTROL AUTHORITIES TO TAKE A PRAGMATIC AND PRACTICAL APPROACH DURING INSPECTIONS AND TO NOTIFY THE SHIPS SEAFARERS AND ADMINISTRATIONS CONCERNED ACCORDINGLY.






Maritime-related News

Monday, 20 February 2017

  1. DOMESTIC SHIPPING SECTOR
    • Ferry, barge collide in Cebu; 50 injured
      - Manila Bulletin, p 8

    • 58 injured as ship collides with barge
      - Philippine Daily Inquirer, p A18

    • Fast craft collides with barge, dozens hurt
      - Peoples Journal, p 4

    • 48 sugatan sa banggaan ng fast craft, barge
      - Balita, p 4


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