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SV Topia Pearl[disputed]


Abandonment ID: 00233
Ship name:SV Topia Pearl[disputed]
7-digit IMO no.:7531620
Port of abandonment:Luanda (Angola)
Abandonment date:23 December 2015
Notification date:25 December 2015
Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:ITF
No. of Seafarers:11
Nationalities:India(5); Pakistan(6)
Circumstances:Ship detained by port authorities for maritime pollution
Actions taken:Other
Owner, Manager and Crew contacted
Repatriation status:Repatriation pending
Payment status:Payment Pending
4 months outstanding wages
Comments and Observations:ITF (25 November 2016)
The case is on going but the seafarers have all been repatriated.

ITF (16 December 2016)
Case open but seafarers repatriated

ITF (15 May 2017)
Crew were repatriated but without wages. It has thus far not been possible to find legal redress in Angola.

ITF (7 December 2017)
Seafarers paid for themselves to get home, wages outstanding

Govt. of Panama (14 July 2021)
From Panama Maritime Authority
According to the Database, on Dec 7, 2017, ITF indicated that "Seafarers paid for themselves to get home, wages outstanding."

Flag state failed to get in contact with owner

Entered: Monday - 15 May 2017 at 16:50:54
Last updated: Thursday - 15 July 2021 at 09:21:08
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