Friday, 27 June 2014 06:07

Day of the Seafarer

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The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) stepped up this week to recognize the 2014 Day of the Seafarer. The Authority joined withthe Singapore Maritime Officers' Union (SMOU) and the Singapore Organization of Seamen (SOS)to pay tribute to seafarers around the world by jointly distributing 600 hampers to impacting an estimated 9,000 seafarers. On June 25, a donation of S$100,000 ($80,000) was also made to the Singapore branch of the Mission to Seafarers which will be distributed to the Norwegian Seamen's Mission, the Danish Seamen's Church, and the International Lutheran Seafarers' Mission. 

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