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Appointment of New Board Members for the Maritime Authority of the Cayman Islands
16/02/2017
The Governor in Cabinet approved the appointment of 4 new members to the MACI Board effective September 1, 2016 for a period of two years.
Cayman granted Most Favoured Nation Status for Cayman ships entering Chinese ports
27/01/2017
GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman; 27 January 2017 On January 12, 2017, the Chinese Ambassador to the United Kingdom (U.K) Liu Xiaoming visited the Cayman Islands on an official two-day visit. During the visit, Ambassador Liu confirmed that China would implement an agreement signed by the U.K. to grant...
Set Sail with the Maritime Scholarship
03/01/2017
Looking for an exciting career in a leading industry?  Please apply for the Cayman Maritime Scholarship. Deadline is January 31, 2017.
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Cayman Registry hosts regional Ship-owners’ Advisory Council in Tokyo, Japan
01/12/2016
On the 26th October 2016, Cayman Registry hosted a Regional Cayman Islands Ship-owners’ Advisory Council (CISAC) meeting in Tokyo, Japan.  The meeting was well attended by Japanese Ship-owners, Tokyo Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Port State Control (PSC), Class NK, and Cayman Registry...
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REG to Consolidate Yacht Regulatory Framework
01/12/2016
The Red Ensign Group (REG) are currently developing a new regulatory framework for yachts, titled 'Red Ensign Group Yacht Code'.  The rebrand recognises the work of all the Red Ensign members in the continual developments of the Codes. It also recognises the Red Ensign’s dominance of the large...
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Cayman Islands Recognition of the Republic of the Marshall Islands Master (Yachts) Unlimited Tonnage Certificate of Competency
06/09/2016
Representatives of the Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) Registry and the Cayman Islands Shipping Registry met in George Town, Cayman Islands on 5 September 2016 to discuss the RMI’s Master (Yachts) Unlimited Tonnage Certificate of Competency (CoC) and the Cayman Islands Registry’s recognition...
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First Conference of the Women in Maritime Association, Caribbean to be held in the Cayman Islands
17/08/2016
Conference to bring officials from the IMO, ILO and ECLAC and regional women leaders in the maritime industry to Grand Cayman in September Maritime Authority of the Cayman Islands (MACI) is pleased to be hosting the 1st Conference of the Women in Maritime Association, Caribbean (WiMAC) entitled...
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Cayman on White List of Paris Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Port State Control for eleventh consecutive year
15/07/2016
The Cayman Islands Shipping Registry, a division of the Maritime Authority of the Cayman Islands, has been listed on the ‘White List’ in the 2015 Annual Report Paris MOU on Port State Control (PSC) for the eleventh consecutive year.   The Paris MoU on PSC is an administrative agreement between...