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MARINA hosts 2nd APEC Strategy Planning Meeting for Seafarers

The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) hosted the 2nd Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Strategy Planning Meeting for the Seafarer...

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  • 04/06/2019

Revised policies on two maritime educational programs now due for final CHED approval

In line with the continuous improvement of maritime education, training, and certification system in the Philippines, two maritime educational...

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  • 04/01/2019

MARINA partners with PNU on exam assessment

The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) has partnered with the Philippine Normal University (PNU) on the provision of technical assistance on the...

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  • 03/15/2019

MARINA to open 8 industry-proposed RoRo routes

The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) will open eight RoRo missionary routes proposed by shipping operators in support of the Road Roll-on /...

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  • 03/07/2019

MARINA to shipping operators: Uphold passengers' rights at all times

To intensify and ensure the protection of the public against inefficient shipping services, the Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) reminds shipping...

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  • 03/05/2019

MARINA to enhance maritime industry investment climate

The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) will enhance the investment climate in the domestic shipping, as well as in the shipbuilding and ship repair...

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  • 03/04/2019

MARINA gears up for IMSAS 2021

To gear up the country’s overall performance as a Member State in the incoming International Maritime Organization (IMO) Member State Audit...

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  • 02/20/2019

MARINA Strengthens Collaboration with Overseas Shipping Stakeholders

The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) has strengthened its collaboration with the government agencies and the private sector whose interests are...

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  • 02/13/2019

Seafaring industry not only for men, but also for women

The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) has reiterated its full support and commitment to uphold gender and development (GAD) in the maritime...

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  • 02/10/2019

MARINA opens 19 RORO missionary routes

The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) has opened 19 new Roll-on / Roll-off (RoRo) missionary routes to upgrade the domestic shipping industry in...

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  • 02/05/2019

Gov’t agencies to issue joint order to address high shipping costs, port congestion

To address the reported concerns of the business sector regarding the prevalent high shipping charges and port congestion, Trade Secretary Ramon...

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  • 01/31/2019

MARINA eyes first-ever maritime hub

The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) encourages businessmen to invest in the establishment of the first-ever maritime industrial hub under the...

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  • 01/25/2019

MARINA strengthens PH Ship Registry; upholds commitment to IMO

The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) strengthens the Philippine Ship Registry through the implementation of the 10-year Maritime Industry Plan...

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  • 01/20/2019

PH revamps maritime education program

The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA), together with the Commission on Higher Education (CHED), the Philippine Merchant Marine Academy (PMMA), and...

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  • 01/16/2019

PPA steps up ‘green port Initiatives’

The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) is stepping up its ‘green port’ initiatives in all its ports nationwide after two of the...

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  • 11/29/2018

Ferry safety is shared responsibility – MARINA

GUANGZHOU, CHINA — The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) stressed that the safety of domestic passenger ferries is a ‘shared...

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  • 11/28/2018

MARINA reminds shipping firms against smoking on-board

The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) has reminded shipping companies against smoking on-board passenger ships, in accordance with Executive Order...

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  • 11/09/2018

MARINA welcomes VADM Vingson as OIC

The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) welcomed Vice-Admiral Narciso A. Vingson Jr. following the designation as the agency's officer-in-charge...

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  • 11/05/2018

MARINA to open Seaman's Book Center in SM City Bacoor

MARINA to open Seaman's Book Center in SM City Bacoor The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) will open another Seafarer’s...

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  • 10/29/2018

MARINA to enhance safety of fishing vessels, crew

Aiming to enhance the safety measures on domestic fishing vessels and its crew, the Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) participated in the...

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  • 10/26/2018

MARINA inks EO 63 rules, regulations

The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) has led the signing of the Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of the Executive Order No. 63 that...

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  • 10/24/2018

MARINA to finalize 10-year maritime industry roadmap

To effectively provide leadership in transforming the Philippines into a major maritime nation, the Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) is now...

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  • 10/18/2018

MARINA reiterates 20% fare discount in domestic passenger ships

The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) has reiterated to domestic passenger ship operators, owners, and/or companies that senior citizens, persons...

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  • 10/11/2018

MARINA To Host Maritime Safety Forum in Manila

The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) will host a maritime safety forum in Manila on 25 September 2018 at The Tent, Midas Hotel and Casino in...

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  • 09/21/2018

MARINA rolls out ship modernization program

The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) has started rolling out its domestic ship modernization program through an information campaign in Batangas...

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  • 09/07/2018

MARINA, JICA to Boost PH Shipbuilding Industry

The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) strengthens collaboration with the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) to boost Philippines’...

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  • 08/10/2018

DOTr, Expressway Operators Ink Deal To Unify Toll Collection Systems

Toll operators of all expressways in the country finally agreed to make toll collection systems interoperable.   The Department of...

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  • 09/15/2017