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Al Wakra[resolved]


Abandonment ID: 00644
Ship name:Al Wakra[resolved]
7-digit IMO no.:7715991
Port of abandonment:Khalid port, Sharjah, UAE
Abandonment date:December 2021
Notification date:4 May 2022
Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:ITF (ISWAN)
No. of Seafarers:14
Nationalities:Indonesia(1); India(9); Sri Lanka(1); Pakistan(1); Philippines(1); Syrian Arab Republic(1)
Circumstances:P&I : Unknown

Unpaid wages for 5 months and awaiting repatriation.
Actions taken:Other
Crew have approached to ITF, ISWAN and MtS UAE.
Repatriation status:Repatriation pending
5 Crew have been repatriated which includes 4 Indians and
1 Filipino. 1 more Indian has signed off but he didnít opt for
repatriation without payment of pending wages, he is still in
UAE. Rest 8 other crew are still on ship. None of the crew
have been paid wages for 5 months.
Payment status:Payment Pending
The total wages outstanding is US$72,000(approx).

Comments and Observations:Non-governmental Organization (4 August 2022)
Based on last communication on this case, 1 crew who had signed off, has been paid full wages and repatriated. There is no information about repatriation and payment of wages for remaining 8 crew onboard.

Non-governmental Organization (18 October 2022)
Based on our communication with seafarer on board, crew's wages are being paid in timely manner and their contract will be completed by end of October 2022.

Last updated: Thursday - 17 November 2022 at 08:43:55^ top

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