Liberia re-elected to IMO Council

LIBERIA has been re-elected to the Council of the International Maritime Organisation for 2012-2013, a distinction it last enjoyed in 1997. Liberia’s Commissioner for Maritime Affairs, Binyah Kesselly, says, “It is very gratifying to see Liberia returned to its rightful place at IMO. As a country, and as an integral part of the international shipping […]

Jamaica re-elected to IMO Council

Jamaica has maintained its position at the heart of international maritime rule-making following its re-election to the International Maritime Organization’s Council. Jamaica is a Category C Council member and will serve until 2013. The Maritime Authority of Jamaica’s Director General, Rear Admiral Peter Brady, chairs the IMO’s Standards of Training and Watchkeeping (STW) sub-committee. Speaking […]