Updated : 3 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], Aug 28 (ANI): India has become the first country in the world to issue Biometric Seafarer Identity Document (BSID), capturing the facial biometric data of seafarers.
Updated : 9 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Mar 6 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and Member of Parliament from South Goa Narendra Keshav Sawaikar on Wednesday thanked Union Minister for Shipping Nitin Gadkari for approving the omission of SSC as a mandatory qualification for issuing Continuous Dischar
Updated : 9 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Feb 18 (ANI): The shipping sector has witnessed a growth of 35 per cent in the number of Indian seafarers employed on Indian or foreign flag vessels this year, the government said on Monday.
Updated : 10 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi, Jan 25 (ANI): India provides 9.35 per cent of seafarers globally and ranks third in the list of largest seafarer supplying nation to world maritime industry, the government said on Friday.
Updated : 1 year, 2 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 6 (NewsVoir): The policy guidelines for women seafarers employment made by IWSF was released across the world for the first time ever by DG shipping Dr. Malini V. Shankar, IAS, Director General of Shipping and Secretary to Government of India at "Vision Connect - Mumba
Updated : 3 years, 2 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Sept.28 (ANI): The cabinet has given its approval for signing of an Undertaking between India and Korea on mutual recognition of certificates.