The flag state has the authority and responsibility to enforce regulations over vessels registered under its flag, including those relating to inspection, certification, and issuance of safety and pollution prevention documents. As a ship operates under the laws of its flag state, these laws are used if the ship is involved in an admiralty case.
The International Maritime Organization says there should be “genuine link” between a ship and its registering country, but the rule is rarely enforced.As a result, countries with low tax rates, like Vanuatu – which doesn’t have company, capital gains or income tax – have become attractive places for ship registration.
The ship that lurks beneath Skaneateles Lake... From the pier, it’s hard to make out the full shape of the ship ... Watch the video above to get a glimpse of what the ship once looked like, and detailed aerial and underwater images of what remains. For more about the ship itself, read reporter Johnathan Croyle’s piece on its history.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A coalition of environmental groups is calling on the federal government to enact emergency rules to protect a vanishing species of whale from lethal collisions with large ships ...Ship collisions are among the most dire threats to the survival of the whale, according to NOAA ... Register today!.
Before setting sail with the cruise ship last summer, the pair had previously sailed on 31 cruises with Princess, amounting to 1,173 days at sea ...Sandy FentonHeart attack aboard Carnival cruise raises questions about ‘deaths on the high seas’ lawCoast Guard ends search for teen who went overboard cruise ship.
Costco – one of the biggest retailers in the US – is taking the shopping experience for customers to the next level ... The product is non-refundable and is shipped to customers via UPS. According to the product descriptions, the bars are brand new and come registered with certificates of authenticity and proof of lab analysis ... Price of gold rising.
PANAMACITY (AP) — The Panama Canal announced Saturday it will reduce the maximum number of ships travelling the waterway to 31 per day, from 32 in August, due to a drought that has reduced the supply of fresh water needed to operate the locks ... Nine ships per day ... Register today!.
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