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Best 8[resolved]


Abandonment ID: 00801
Ship name:Best 8[resolved]
7-digit IMO no.:9114050
Port of abandonment:Suez Canal, Egypt
Abandonment date:4 March 2023
Notification date:28 September 2023
Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:ITF
No. of Seafarers:18
Nationalities:Egypt(3); India(3); Syrian Arab Republic(12)
Circumstances:P&I : QBE Europe

Type : General cargo

1 Syrian seafarer (Oiler) has complained that he has outstanding wages of 9 months. The seafarers joined the vessel on 4
th January 2023 and has not been paid since.
The seafarer is prepared to repatriate himself from Egypt without his wages.
Seafarer advises that he was never given an Employment Contract
Actions taken:28 September 2023: Flag State informed
Contacted the owners, managers, flag state and Egyptian maritime authorities
Repatriation status:28 September 2023: Repatriation pending
Payment status:28 September 2023: Payment Pending
Comments and Observations:ITF (27 November 2023)
Seafarers have received their outstanding wages and been repatriated

Last updated: Tuesday - 28 November 2023 at 08:45:28^ top

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