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Seafarers win rights to mandatory internet access in MLC updates
Seafarers win rights to mandatory internet access in MLC updates

Seafarers’ groups have won the right to mandatory social connectivity for crews –including internet access – in updates to the Maritime Labour Convention 2006 (MLC), but are disappointed that shipowners and governments may seek to charge for it.

Samudra #1 2022 latest!
Samudra #1 2022 latest!
SOS holds OGM, the first physical event in over two years
SOS holds OGM, the first physical event in over two years
The continuing negative impact of Covid-19 on seafarers’ rights
The continuing negative impact of Covid-19 on seafarers’ rights
Raising employability and skills in transport sector
Raising employability and skills in transport sector
Celebrating SOS50 with crew members
Celebrating SOS50 with crew members
Celebrating International Women’s Day
Celebrating International Women’s Day
Hong Bao for retired seamen
Hong Bao for retired seamen
Virtual chit chat
Virtual chit chat
Seacare Hospitality acquires Best Western Queens Hotel, Perth and Rox Hotel, Aberdeen
Seacare Hospitality acquires Best Western Queens Hotel, Perth and Rox Hotel, Aberdeen
Seafarers trainees complete SQRT 89
Seafarers trainees complete SQRT 89
Seacare Environmental launches disinfection services
Seacare Environmental launches disinfection services
Bringing smiles to the less privileged
Bringing smiles to the less privileged
Touring Raffles Lighthouse
Touring Raffles Lighthouse
Complimentary Seminar Packages for shipping companies participating in SSS
Complimentary Seminar Packages for shipping companies participating in SSS
Family bonding over homemade Kok Chye
Family bonding over homemade Kok Chye
Celebrating LNY with welfare homes
Celebrating LNY with welfare homes
Fishop opens at Link@896
Fishop opens at Link@896
SOS celebrates 50 years of founding
SOS celebrates 50 years of founding
Seafarers not to be blamed for supply chain congestion
Seafarers not to be blamed for supply chain congestion
Celebrating SOS50 onboard Wanhai vessels
Celebrating SOS50 onboard Wanhai vessels
STC to review proposed amendments to Codes of MLC
STC to review proposed amendments to Codes of MLC
SOS receives Maritime SG Care Partner Award
SOS receives Maritime SG Care Partner Award
Owning a freehold property in Core Central Region
Owning a freehold property in Core Central Region
Labour Movement must adapt to change and disruption
Labour Movement must adapt to change and disruption
Transport workers to use Yellow Card as proof of vaccination
Transport workers to use Yellow Card as proof of vaccination
Scam alert
Scam alert
Shipping unions launch quarantine scheme to fight crew crunch
Shipping unions launch quarantine scheme to fight crew crunch
Knee-jerk reaction to Omicron variant puts supply chain at greater risk: Transport bodies
Knee-jerk reaction to Omicron variant puts supply chain at greater risk: Transport bodies
Sweet endings for 2021
Sweet endings for 2021
Business and life philosophies to live by
Business and life philosophies to live by
Celebrating Mid-Autumn with members and Jalan Kukoh senior residents
Celebrating Mid-Autumn with members and Jalan Kukoh senior residents
The magic of Thinking Out of the Box
The magic of Thinking Out of the Box
Fresh round of E-vouchers for shipping companies
Fresh round of E-vouchers for shipping companies
Are you feeling aches, pains and tightness?
Are you feeling aches, pains and tightness?
Investing in heartland shophouses
Investing in heartland shophouses
Spicy kurkure in an activity box
Spicy kurkure in an activity box
Seacare Co-operative AGM
Seacare Co-operative AGM
Using phonics to help trainees learn English
Using phonics to help trainees learn English
Seacare UK hotels occupancy takes off on gradual re-opening
Seacare UK hotels occupancy takes off on gradual re-opening
Celebrating Christmas with seafarer guests
Celebrating Christmas with seafarer guests
Seacare Maritime Medical Centre to offer Sinopharm shots from November
Seacare Maritime Medical Centre to offer Sinopharm shots from November
Singapore launches Seavax for foreign sea crew
Singapore launches Seavax for foreign sea crew
Seafaring a rising trend among youth: SNIMI
Seafaring a rising trend among youth: SNIMI
Overall Happiness up, Shore Leave experience drop: Q3 Seafarers Happiness Index
Overall Happiness up, Shore Leave experience drop: Q3 Seafarers Happiness Index
ITF web tool helps seafarers avoid shady agents
ITF web tool helps seafarers avoid shady agents
Seafarers’ wages and compensations to raise starting 2022
Seafarers’ wages and compensations to raise starting 2022
Countries that take the money and run
Countries that take the money and run
Fun Facts
Fun Facts
Future-proofing the Maritime Labour Convention
Future-proofing the Maritime Labour Convention
Almost 2 million people die from work each year
Almost 2 million people die from work each year
Celebrating World Maritime Day 2022
Celebrating World Maritime Day 2022
IMO acts to cut ships’ CO2 emission; launches rating system
IMO acts to cut ships’ CO2 emission; launches rating system
ITF sends oxygen concentrators to India to aid seafarers
ITF sends oxygen concentrators to India to aid seafarers
Singapore tops shipping hub list for 8th consecutive year
Singapore tops shipping hub list for 8th consecutive year
Compassion and empathy for others from the bottom of my heart: Yvette Yong
Compassion and empathy for others from the bottom of my heart: Yvette Yong
One in four Singaporeans anxious and depressed
One in four Singaporeans anxious and depressed
Singaporean seafarers enjoy extended financial aid
Singaporean seafarers enjoy extended financial aid
ACLC 2021: “Emerging Stronger Together with Co-ops”
ACLC 2021: “Emerging Stronger Together with Co-ops”
Seafarers at the core of shipping’s future
Seafarers at the core of shipping’s future

IMO has marked 2021 as a year of action for seafarers – key workers who continue to power global supply chains, despite facing unprecedented hardship due to the pandemic.

Symbolic masks to thank seafarers
Symbolic masks to thank seafarers
SQRT 83 & 84
SQRT 83 & 84
International Safety@Sea (IS@S) Week
International Safety@Sea (IS@S) Week
Toolkit to aid crew changes and seafarers’ rights
Toolkit to aid crew changes and seafarers’ rights

New due diligence tool to help businesses uphold their responsibility to protect human rights at sea as new Covid variants threaten to further delay crew changes

Seafarers deserve vaccination priority and fair treatment
Seafarers deserve vaccination priority and fair treatment
Hari Raya gift packs for Jalan Kukoh residents
Hari Raya gift packs for Jalan Kukoh residents

Volunteers from Seacare pack and deliver 100 gift packs to share festive warmth and cheer with Muslim residents.

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