PMO News Portal - In honor of the World Telecommunication
Day, Nader Pasandeh announced the new policies for marine safety and protection in the field of
communication and SAR and stated: Establishment and development of electronic
monitoring system on waterways under sovereignty, management and conducting of
search and rescue is part of the development measures taken in the field of
maritime safety and protection by developing guidelines and practical
implementation methods along with concluding memorandums with relevant
organizations and bodies for utilizing marine equipment.
Director General of Maritime Safety and Protection of the
Ports and Maritime Organization, mentioned the standardization of radio
networks and relevant operating licenses in accordance with national and
international standards, promotion of marine meteorological services in the
country's ports in cooperation with the Meteorological Organization and
planning to develop its application for all seafarers as other actions of the
General Directorate in this regard.