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Rainmaking launches network of executives to help maritime startups

CORPORATE innovation firm Rainmaking, under its transport-focused arm, has launched a maritime innovation advisory network for South-east Asia, roping in more than 30 industry leaders.

Singapore maritime sector to offer 1,000 traineeships, attachments

SINGAPORE citizens and permanent residents will be able to access 1,000 traineeships, company attachments and training opportunities in the maritime sector in the coming months.

1,000 traineeships and attachments for more Singaporeans, PRs to join maritime sector

SINGAPORE citizens and permanent residents will be able to access 1,000 traineeships, company attachments and training opportunities in the maritime sector in the coming months.

World's largest LNG-powered container ship arrives in Singapore on maiden call

SINGAPORE on Monday welcomed the maiden arrival of the world's largest containership to be fully powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG) at the CMA CGM-PSA Lion Terminal.

More than 200 traineeships available in maritime sector

OVER 200 traineeships in the maritime sector are being made available for fresh and recent graduates under the SGUnited Traineeships Programme, with similar attachment opportunities for mid-career...

Maritime data startup Greywing works with industry bodies to aid crew changes

THOUSANDS of seafarers have been stranded on board vessels globally amid Covid-19, even as some of their contracts run out. This is because performing crew changes has been one of the biggest...

Over S$100m in extra funding for agriculture, maritime startups

STARTUPS in agriculture and maritime industries now have more than S$100 million in additional funding to tap on, with Enterprise Singapore (ESG) announcing new allocation to both sectors on...

SEEDS Capital and six partners to invest S$50m in maritime startups

ENTERPRISE Singapore investment arm SEEDS Capital, together with six appointed co-investment partners, will pump a combined S$50 million into more than 50 maritime technology startups in Singapore...

Over 4,000 crew-change cases have been approved for seafarers during Covid-19 period: MPA

AMID the Covid-19 crisis, the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) on Friday said it has approved more than 4,000 cases of crew change for seafarers since March 27.

Over 4,000 crew-change cases approved for seafarers during Covid-19 period: MPA

AMID the Covid-19 crisis, the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) on Friday said it has approved more than 4,000 cases of crew change for seafarers since March 27.

Singapore working to facilitate seafarer crew change

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...