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The Seacare Hotel Designated As A Holding Facility by MPA During COVID-19
The Seacare Hotel Designated As A Holding Facility by MPA During COVID-19

The Maritime and Port of Authority of Singapore has updated its requirements for crew change for cargo ships in the port of Singapore, to minimise risk of community spread of COVID-19.

Veteran of Labour Award for Brother Kamis Hussain
Veteran of Labour Award for Brother Kamis Hussain

Kamis Hussain, Trustee

Friend of Labour Award for Brother Leow Peng Kui
Friend of Labour Award for Brother Leow Peng Kui

Leow Peng Kui, Former Trustee

2 SOS Veterans Receive May Day Awards 2020
2 SOS Veterans Receive May Day Awards 2020

Former SOS Trustee Leow Peng Kui and SOS Trustee Kamis Hussain were conferred May Day Awards for their outstanding contributions.

COVID-19 Care Pack
COVID-19 Care Pack

Key leaders and staff of SOS came together on 31 March 2020 to pack over 650 care packs for members.

Manila Valentine’s Day Family Dinner Concert
Manila Valentine’s Day Family Dinner Concert

SOS held a Valentine’s Day Family Dinner Concert at The Blue Leaf Filipinas in Manila, Philippines, on 14 February 2020 for a night of bonding with Filipino members and their families.

SOS Celebrates the Year of Renewal and Thanksgiving
SOS Celebrates the Year of Renewal and Thanksgiving

“Lunar New Year is very much a family affair. To SOS, each and every one of you here is a part of our extended family.” – Brother Daniel Tan

It brings us great joy to kick off the new 12-year new cycle of the Chinese zodiac by renewing our commitment to tripartism. SOS General Secretary Daniel Tan highlighted this at the SOS/Seacare Hongbao Presentation and Lunar New Year Celebration held on 31 January 2020. Among the guests were tripartite partners from the labour and co-operative movement, maritime community, Seacare associates and more.

Together We Can Overcome The COVID-19 Pandemic
Together We Can Overcome The COVID-19 Pandemic

“Huat ah!” Secretary General Ng Chee Meng greeted the 1,100 guests at the SOS/Seacare Hongbao Presentation and Lunar New Year Celebration on 31 January 2020 held at the
Raffles City Convention Centre ballroom.

Ratings and Training Undergo at the 68th SQRT
Ratings and Training Undergo at the 68th SQRT

Between 23 December 2019 to 17 January 2020, 15 experienced Ratings were trained by the Singapore (Nantong) International Maritime Institute (SNIMI), in Nantong, China, to communicate effectively in English to minimize potential misunderstandings and miscommunication with other team members onboard vessels.

Christmas Treat at Seacare Drop-in Centre
Christmas Treat at Seacare Drop-in Centre

SOS organised a special Christmas gathering at the Seacare Drop-in Centre for international seafarers on 23 December 2019.

SOS Family Outing on the Royal Caribbean Quantum of the Seas
SOS Family Outing on the Royal Caribbean Quantum of the Seas

SOS organized a trip for our members and their families to bond on board the Royal Caribbean Quantum of the Seas between 19 to 23 December 2019.

The Seacare Maritime Training Scheme (SMTS) Sees Two Graduation Cohorts in SQRT and SQCT
The Seacare Maritime Training Scheme (SMTS) Sees Two Graduation Cohorts in SQRT and SQCT

Successful completion of the SQRT and SQCT courses between 11 November to 6 December 2019