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Audit of the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA)

From February 4 to February 15, 2019 a Recognition Audit is being performed on the Panama Maritime Authority by the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA), complying with the amended Board of Directors of the European Union No.2008/106/EC, and the International Formation Convention, Titling of the Seafarer’s Guard, amended (STCW’78 amended), with the objective of having […]

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PANAMANIAN NAVAL FINANCING LAW

Law 50, known as Naval Financing Law, was published on June 28th, 2017 on the Official Gazette. Its objective is to create an attractive investment environment for the entities providing naval financing, to settle in Panama, and start executing such activity from our soil. On top of easing the conditions for the granting of ship […]

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OECD DECLARES AS NON-HARMFUL THE PANAMANIAN SHIP REGISTRY

The Organization Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), declares as “Non-harmful” the Panamanian Ship Registry, which is the actual leader registry with more than 8 thousand flagged ships, representing approximately the 18% of the maritime world fleet, during the 47th Session of the Forum on Harmful Tax Practices (FHTP), held at its headquarters in Paris (France). […]

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