MPA

2021 November 30

17:35 HDB, JTC and MPA, which issue over two-thirds of government invoices, offer e-invoicing through IMDA’s InvoiceNow

2021 September 27

16:51 IMO and Singapore launch NextGEN portal for maritime decarbonisation

2021 September 24

09:59 MPA, SSA and GCNS sign MoU to raise carbon accounting capabilities amongst maritime companies in Singapore

2021 August 23

09:57 Multi-agency exercise to test Singapore’s ferry mishap readiness and response

2021 August 5

13:23 MPA and SMI to co-fund three joint industry-research consortiums to develop and pilot electric harbourcraft in Singapore

2021 July 29

13:59 The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore forms Global Centre for Maritime Decarbonisation

2021 July 11

12:33 MPA's media statement on MSC Messina

2021 June 2

18:07 A Singapore-registered containership ‘X-Press Pearl’ caught fire on 20 May 2021 in the waters of Sri Lanka

2021 May 21

13:54 Singapore MPA and PSA announce tightening of restrictions

2021 May 10

10:27 Precautionary measures in seaport stepped up

2021 May 8

08:49 FueLNG completes Singapore’s first ship-to-ship bunkering of an LNG-fuelled oil tanker

2021 April 22

13:12 MPA and SMF step up efforts for maritime workforce transformation

2021 April 21

11:30 MPA inks collaborations with partners to advance decarbonisation efforts
11:07 IAP on Maritime Decarbonisation unveils nine pathways to support decarbonisation in the maritime industry

2021 April 20

18:05 MINT Fund grant scheme to provide maritime technology start-ups in Singapore
17:25 MPA launches Singapore’s first Maritime Drone Estate

2021 April 8

14:22 Port of Singapore to revise its port dues rates
12:06 Revision in Port Dues Rates in the Port of Singapore

2021 February 24

09:20 MPA and Yara join to Ammonia-fuelled tanker Joint Development Project

2020 October 9

16:35 Singaporean seafarers receive additional unemployment assistance

2020 September 23

08:48 MPA and SMI launched a joint call for proposals on the electrification of harbourcraft in the port of Singapore

2020 August 17

10:18 Crew tested positive for COVID-19 in Singapore

2020 July 25

10:41 MPA enhances safety measures in Port of Singapore during crew change to prevent COVID-19 spread

2020 June 25

18:35 Approved сases of сrew сhange сross 13,000 as Singapore observes Day of The Seafarer
11:11 MPA receives accolade at World Ports Sustainability Awards for Singapore’s next-generation Tuas Port

2020 June 19

17:34 Joint release by MPA, SSA and IMDA: Maritime digitalisation playbook to help sea transport companies accelerate digital transformation efforts

2020 June 13

16:48 MPA: 4000 approved crew change cases in Singapore during COVID-19 period

2020 June 9

15:29 Genco leads the first full crew change under new COVID-19 protocols in Singapore

2020 May 4

14:22 Twelve start-ups from PIER71’s Smart Port Challenge awarded S$600,000 to bring innovative solutions to maritime market

2020 January 21

10:37 Software for ship agents supported with digitalisation grant

2019 May 29

17:04 Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore revokes Southernpec (Singapore) Pte Ltd’s bunker supplier licence

2019 April 9

11:09 Joint Industry Program in Singapore aims to boost the use of additive manufacturing in the maritime industry

2019 April 8

18:04 MPA and IALA organise first joint e-navigation workshop

2019 April 3

16:35 Fujitsu and Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore determine effectiveness of AI ship collision risk prediction technology

2019 March 28

15:34 MPA Singapore issues results of investigation on the collision between Greece-registered bulk carrier and Malaysian Government vessel within Singapore Port Limits off Tuas

2019 March 5

12:12 Singapore hosts 37th Asean Maritime Transport Working Group Meeting

2019 February 14

12:46 Supply vessel OCEAN COOPER 2 sinks in Singapore waters

2018 July 19

18:23 MPA and Port of Rotterdam Authority to continue cooperation in information exchange and R&D

2018 June 4

15:28 MPA awards S$6 million to FueLNG Pte Ltd and Pavilion Gas Pte Ltd for building of two LNG bunker vessels

2017 August 23

12:12 SaR operations continue in Singapore to find missing sailors of USS John McCain
11:23 MPA and IBM complete pilot trial on new cognitive-based system to improve maritime and port operations

2017 August 15

15:04 Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore revokes Panoil Petroleum bunker craft operator licence

2017 July 12

13:15 Int'l LNG bunkering port focus group expands with three more ports

2017 February 3

15:14 Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore expands MOU with DNV GL to include autonomous systems and intelligent shipping

2016 August 1

11:11 Malaysia and Singapore jointly conduct exercise to tackle a chemical spill at sea

2016 June 27

15:34 MPA participates in second Port Authorities Roundtable held in Rotterdam to enhance collaboration

2016 May 12

12:10 LR and Keppel collaborate to enhance semi-submersible designs

2016 April 29

15:43 Phase 1 of Tuas Terminal development gets underway

2015 September 5

08:43 NUS Law collaborates with MPA to establish new maritime law research centre and a professorship in maritime law

2015 July 11

14:43 MPA participates in China's 21st Century Maritime Silk Road International Maritime Forum held in Ningbo

2015 May 21

17:05 Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore issues update on search and rescue operations for capsized sand-carrier

2015 May 20

16:09 The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore conducts search and rescue operations for capsized barge

2015 April 24

13:52 The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore inks MoU with A*STAR to collaborate on maritime technologies

2015 April 22

15:33 Leading maritime experts gather at International Chemical and Oil Pollution Conference and Exhibition 2015

2015 April 20

13:02 MPA and Port of Rotterdam Authority collaborate to exchange information and promote research and development

2015 February 17

09:06 ClassNK and the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore sign MOU

2015 February 14

20:09 MPA and ClassNK to research and develop new technologies to enhance ship safety and environmental sustainability