Costa Concordia Captain Heads to Prison as Italy Upholds Conviction

Costa Concordia Captain Heads to Prison as Italy Upholds Conviction May 12, 2017 by Reuters FILE PHOTO: Captain of the Costa Concordia cruise liner Francesco Schettino looks on during a break of his trial in Grosseto February 9, 2015. REUTERS/Max Rossi/File Picture By Crispian Balmer ROME, May 12 (Reuters) – The former captain of the Costa […]

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Five People Sentenced To Jail For Costa Concordia Disaster

Five People Sentenced To Jail For Costa Concordia Disaster July 20, 2013 by Reuters A woman squats in front of the capsized cruise liner Costa Concordia lying surrounded by cranes outside Giglio harbour July 17, 2013. (c) REUTERS/Giampiero Sposito By Silvia Ognibene and Naomi O’Leary ROME, July 20 (Reuters) – Four Costa Concordia crew members […]

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THE CONSTITUTION OF MY BELOVED “THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES”

The Constitution of the Republic of the Philippines PREAMBLE ARTICLE I National Territory ARTICLE II Declaration of Principles and State Policies ARTICLE III Bill of Rights ARTICLE IV Citizenship ARTICLE V Suffrage ARTICLE VI Legislative Department ARTICLE VII Executive Department ARTICLE VIII Judicial Department ARTICLE IX Constitutional Commissions ARTICLE X Local Government ARTICLE XI Accountability […]

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ILO 185 – SEAFARERS’ IDENTITY DOCUMENT CONVENTION

C185 – Seafarers’ Identity Documents Convention (Revised), 2003 (No. 185) Convention revising the Seafarers’ Identity Documents Convention, 1958 (Entry into force: 09 Feb 2005)Adoption: Geneva, 91st ILC session (19 Jun 2003) – Status: Up-to-date instrument (Technical Convention).Next period during which the Convention may be denounced: 09 Feb 2025 – 09 Feb 2026 Preamble The General […]

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REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8544 – AN ACT REGULATING THE PRACTICE OF THE MERCHANT MARINE PROFESSION IN THE PHILIPPINES Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Philippines in Congress assembled.

REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8544 AN ACT REGULATING THE PRACTICE OF THE MERCHANT MARINE PROFESSION IN THE PHILIPPINES Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Philippines in Congress assembled. ARTICLE I TITLE SECTION 1. Title. – This Act shall be known as the “ Philippine Merchant Marine Officers Act of 1998.” […]

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REPUBLIC ACT No. 10022 – AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8042

Republic of the Philippines CONGRESS OF THE PHILIPPINES Metro Manila Fourteenth Congress Third Regular Session   Begun and held in Metro Manila, on Monday, the twenty-seventh day of July, two thousand nine. REPUBLIC ACT No. 10022 AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8042, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE MIGRANT WORKERS AND OVERSEAS FILIPINOS ACT OF 1995, […]

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REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8042 – AN ACT TO INSTITUTE THE POLICIES OF OVERSEAS EMPLOYMENT AND ESTABLISH A HIGHER STANDARD OF PROTECTION AND PROMOTION OF THE WELFARE OF MIGRANT WORKERS, THEIR FAMILIES AND OVERSEAS FILIPINOS IN DISTRESS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Republic Act No. 8042 June 7, 1995 H. No. 14314 S. No. 2077 Republic of the Philippines Congress of the Philippines Manila Third Regular Session Begun and held in Metro Manila, on Monday, the twenty-fifth day of July, nineteen hundred and ninety-four. REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8042 AN ACT TO INSTITUTE THE POLICIES OF OVERSEAS EMPLOYMENT […]

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Republic Act No. 9483 – AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE PROVISIONS OF THE 1992 INTERNATIONAL CONVENTI0N ON CIVIL LIABILITY FOR OIL POLLUTION DAMAGE AND THE 1992 INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION ON THE ESTABLISHMENT OF AN INTERNATIONAL FUND FOR COMPENSATION FOR OIL POLLUTION DAMAGE, PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS THEREOF, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Republic of the Philippines Congress of the Philippines Metro Manila Thirteenth Congress Third Special Session   Begun and held in Metro Manila, on Monday, the nineteenth day of February, two thousand seven. Republic Act No. 9483             June 02, 2007 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE PROVISIONS OF […]

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REPUBLIC ACT NO. 1080 – AN ACT DECLARING THE BAR AND BOARD EXAMINATIONS AS CIVIL SERVICE EXAMINATIONS

REPUBLIC ACT NO. 1080 – AN ACT DECLARING THE BAR AND BOARD EXAMINATIONS AS CIVIL SERVICE EXAMINATIONS Section 1. The bar examinations and the examinations given by the various boards of examiners of the Government are declared as civil service examinations, and shall, for purposes of appointment to positions in the classified service the duties […]

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R.A. 10635 – AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE MARITIME INDUSTRY AUTHORITY (MARINA) AS THE SINGLE MARITIME ADMINISTRATION RESPONSIBLE FOR THE IMPLEMENTATION AND ENFORCEMENT OF THE 1978 INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION ON STANDARDS OF TRAINING, CERTIFICATION AND WATCHKEEPING FOR SEAFARERS, AS AMENDED, AND INTERNATIONAL AGREEMENTS OR COVENANTS RELATED THERETO

Republic Act No. 10635 March 13, 2014 S. No. 2043 H. No. 3766 Republic of the Philippines Congress of the Philippines Metro Manila Sixteenth Congress First Regular Session Begun and held in Metro Manila, on Monday, the twenty-second day of July, two thousand thirteen. [REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10635] AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE MARITIME INDUSTRY AUTHORITY […]

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