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Singapore working to facilitate seafarer crew change

The Financial Times has reported that up to 400,000 crew are stranded either at sea or at home by travel restrictions because of the Covid-19 pandemic.


SINGAPORE has been working closely with shipping partners, seafarer unions and shipping companies to facilitate crew change in a safe manner such as through the use of "safe corridors"; and the Maritime Port Authority (MPA) has approved nearly 3,000 cases of crew changes since...

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