PHL govt working ‘double time’ to save seafarers’ jobs

THE Department of Transportation (DOTr) said on Sunday the government is “working double time to save the jobs of 49,000 Filipino seafarers aboard European ships and the $7 billion they send home each year,” as it awaits the European Commission’s (EC) “impending action” on its 16-year issues with international training standards.

Source: https://businessmirror.com.ph/2023/02/06/phl-govt-working-double-time-to-save-seafarers-jobs/