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  1. Egypt - Seafarers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decree No. 61 on Maritime Transport.

    Adoption: 1999 | EGY-1999-R-58765

    Makes provision for international medical certificates for seafarers. Also establishes that no person shall be engaged for employment on a vessel unless he produces a certificate attesting his fitness for the work for which he is to be employed.

  2. Egypt - Seafarers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Order of the Ministry of Sea Transport, No. 76 of 1998.

    Adoption: 1998-09-30 | Date of entry into force: 1998-10-26 | EGY-1998-R-51213

    Amends section 1 of Ministerial Order No. 73 of 1995 (Sea Transport).

  3. Egypt - Seafarers - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Order No. 40 on the regulation of crew and manning of Egyptian vessels.

    Adoption: 1998-07 | Date of entry into force: 1998-07-01 | EGY-1998-M-58766

    Makes provision for minimum wage for employees working on Egyptian merchant ships. Also provides for sustenance allowance, seafarer's bonus, cargo allowance on sea going ships, travel allowance, allowances for radio officers, engine capacity allowances, winch maintenance allowance, procedure allowance, hours of work and rest periods, additional wages, leave, and miniumum age of employment on ships.

  4. Egypt - Seafarers - Law, Act

    Act No. 1 of 1998 to amend certain provisions of Act No. 12 of 1964 concerning the establishment of the General Egyptian Merchant Shipping Company.

    Adoption: 1998-01-08 | Date of entry into force: 1998-01-09 | EGY-1998-L-50006

    Amends section 7 and repeals s. 6 of Act No. 12 of 1964.

  5. Egypt - Seafarers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Ministry of Transport Order No. 36 of 1994 (Maritime Transport).

    Adoption: 1994-10-08 | Date of entry into force: 1994-11-28 | EGY-1994-R-40295

    Specifies requirements to be met in catering for the crews of vessels of 500 tonnes or more. A detailed schedule shows the minimum weekly quantities of food to be provided to seafarers.

  6. Egypt - Seafarers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Order No. 143, 1990, of the Minister of Transportation and Maritime Transport to issue regulations to implement certain provisions of Law No. 232, 1989, respecting vessel safety.

    Adoption: 1991-05-29 | Date of entry into force: 1991-05-29 | EGY-1991-R-27652

    Specifies detailed safety standards to be met for the issuing of passenger transport certificates. Repeals Ministerial Orders No. 20, 1948; No. 393, 1959; No. 2007, 1961; No. 1100, 1963; and No. 2, 1978.

  7. Egypt - Seafarers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Prime Ministerial Order No. 1155, 1990.

    Adoption: 1990-09 | EGY-1990-R-21785

    Establishes a commission in charge of the interests of Egyptian workers repatriated from Kuwait and Iraq, including evaluation of damage sustained by them, measures for the protection of their rights and property in those countries and provision of employment opportunities for them.

  8. Egypt - Seafarers - Law, Act

    Law No. 8 of 1990 promulgating the Commercial Shipping Code

    Adoption: 1990-04-22 | EGY-1990-L-9840

    Governs ships (Title I), shipowners (Title II chap. I), the captain (Title II chap. II), seafarers and seafarers' employment contracts (Title II, chap. III), use of the ship (Title III), accidents at sea (Title IV) and martime insurance (Title V). Repeals the Commerical Shipping Code of 13 November 1883.

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