Seafarers’ demands, a priority for PMO

The Deputy Minister of Roads and Urban Development: seafarers are the third priority of the Corona vaccination.
Seafarers’ demands, a priority for PMO

PMO News Portal - At the Day of seafarers’ ceremony, Mohammad Rastad; The Managing Director of the Ports and Maritime Organization stressed that the country's maritime transport activities have never been stopped with the outbreak of the corona up until today.

In correspondence with the Ministry of Health, it was announced that seafarers had been given the third priority of receiving the corona vaccine. The sailors asked us to pursue matters according to their demands in fields such as housing. Facilitating the renewal of certificates is another demand of seafarers, which in this regard, several stages of renewal of certificates of seafarers' competency have been done.

The Deputy Minister of Roads and Urban Development emphasized thatThe demands of seafarers are a priority for the Ports and Maritime Organization, and we hope that shipping companies will pay attention to this issue aswell.

The International Seafarers' Day ceremony was held with the attendace of the Minister of Roads and Urban Development, CEO of the National Oil Tanker Company, CEO of the Shipping Company of the Islamic Republic of Iran, seafarers and a group of maritime transport industry operators at the Seafarers Training Center in Tehran.

Jun 30, 2021 19:25