At the 2016 International Labour Conference – the 105th annual meeting of the International Labour Organisation (ILO) – government, employer and worker delegates overwhelmingly voted in favour of approving amendments to the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006, in order to better protect seafarers against harassment on board.
Entering into force on 18 January 2017, the 2014 amendments to the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC), 2006 aim to better protect abandoned crew and provide financial security for compensation to crew and their families in cases of a crewmember’s death or long-term disability.
Earth & Sea Elite Lifestyle Management Founder Nuno loved being a special guest during Alison Rentoul’s Ultimate Crew Q&A session today, talking about how he got into yachting, what it takes to be a successful crew member and answering questions from the members!
Pinned to the wall of the well-appointed captain’s office on board the 115 metre explorer yacht Luna is an ambitious plan for a world cruise, laid out in a series of printed sheets, with routes and ports of call marked in red.
This is the new Autumn edition from the Family Office Elite team in London, this magazine is just full of incredible articles right throughout. We are happy to have a write up about us on page 101
Our fantastic new website, designed by the talented Das Naves @diogotelonaves The website now is tailored in 4 sections, Yachting, Households, Job Board & Bespoke Concierge Services
Yachting has traditionally been viewed as a grey area when it comes to taxation. Most crew have only declared their income if their native land recognizes them as exempt for taxation purposes. Sadly that approach is no longer an option due to new banking transparency and reporting regulations that are reshaping international banking.
There are a host of activities during the week including a mock pirate invasion on George Town harbour where two ships sail in and capture the governor. The week also includes steel pan competitions, street dance, food festivals and a spectacular fireworks display.