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UN Secretary General visits IMO

Posted on: 5th February 2016

United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki moon on Wednesday (3rd February, 2016) visited the Headquarters of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), the United Nations specialized agency with responsibility for ship safety, maritime security and prevention of pollution from ships. Bahamian officials attended the special sitting addressed by UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon at IMO Wednesday. […]

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The Bahamas Improves Standing in IMO Elections

Posted on: 27th November 2015

LONDON, ENGLAND – The Bahamas was successful in its re-election to the Council of The International Maritime Organization during elections at The 29th IMO Assembly held in London.

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Bahamas Minister of Transport and Aviation visit

Posted on: 26th November 2015

Bahamas Minister of Transport and Aviation, the Honourable Glenys Hanna Martin visited The BMA London Office.

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Bahamas Maritime Authority Promotional Seminar in Athens, Greece

Posted on: 14th November 2015

The Bahamas Maritime Authority (BMA) held a one-day seminar, on Tuesday 6th October at The Metropolitan (Chandris) Hotel, Athens, Greece.

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The Bahamas Maritime Authority in Busan, South Korea

Posted on: 13th November 2015

The Bahamas Maritime Authority on a promotional tour in Busan, South Korea.

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Cruise Ship Familiarization

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The Bahamas Maritime Authority conduct staff cruise ship familiarization on-board ATHEM OF THE SEAS.

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The Bahamas at IMO Council 114th Session

Posted on: 30th June 2015

HE Eldred Bethel, High Commissioner and Permanent Representative of The Bahamas to the International Maritime Organization (IMO), headed The Bahamas’ Delegation to the 114th Session of the IMO Council from 29 to 3 July 2015.

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Bahamas elected as Vice Chair of Caribbean Port State Control Committee

Posted on: 15th June 2015

Whilst being widely known for its flag state activities, The Bahamas being an island nation has port state responsibilities and obligations.

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The Bahamas accedes to wreck removal convention

Posted on: 5th June 2015

The Bahamas has become the 22nd Contracting State to the Nairobi International Convention on the Removal of Wrecks.

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The BMA at Nor-Shipping 2015

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Norway remains a major shipowner market and the BMA hosted a half day seminar during the occasion of the bi-annual Nor-Shipping 2015.

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New Chairman for BSA

Posted on: 29th May 2015

John Adams has been elected as the new Chairman of the Bahamas Shipowners Association (BSA).

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The BMA Attends CMA 2015

Posted on: 6th May 2015

The Connecticut Maritime Association (CMA) 2015 conference brought exciting prospects for new business relationships to the BMA.

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