More funding committed for maritime safety programme

Photo: Maritime New Zealand ©2018

New Zealand’s maritime safety agency has committed US$6.3 million over three years to improve safety at sea in the Pacific. The Maritime New Zealand programme was set up in 2012 following a number of disasters, including the sinking of passenger ferries in Tonga and Kiribati. The head of the Pacific Safety Programme, David Billington, said […]

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