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IMO celebrates 70 years of regulating sector

It is the standard-setting authority for the safety, security, environmental performance of global shipping

Queen Elizabeth II (left) attended a celebration in London last week to mark the 70th anniversary of the IMO. She was accompanied by IMO secretary-general Kitack Lim (right).

TUESDAY last week was 70 years to the day since the treaty establishing what is now the United Nations International Maritime Organization (IMO) was adopted. To mark the occasion, Queen Elizabeth II attended a celebration at IMO headquarters in London. Accompanied by IMO secretary-general Kitack...