Georgian Seafarers to Be Legally Employed at Vessels under German and Croatian Flags
Georgian seafarers will have the opportunity to be legally employed at the vessels under the German and Croatian flags – Georgia signed the relevant Memorandums of Understanding on Mutual Recognition of Seafarers Certificate of Competency with the Federal Republic of Germany and the Republic of Croatia within the framework of the Georgia International Maritime Forum 2018 held in Batumi.
The Memorandum with Germany was signed by Reinhard Klingen, the Director General of the Maritime and Naval Administration of the Federal Republic of Germany. As he noted in the conversation with media, this activity itself covers other disciplines, including teaching, training, preparation, etc.
“We will help to train and prepare the Georgian staff. We are convinced that this process will bring positive results in the future and Georgia, with its staff, seafarers and people engaged in the marine sector will confirm with the international standards and we will have even closer cooperation” – the Director General of the Maritime and Naval Administration of Germany noted.