1. UKMTO has issued no Advisories and no Warnings this week.
2. This week UKMTO visited the Qatar shipping community in Doha and conducted a maritime security threat briefing for the Indian Ocean, Gulf of Aden and the Southern Red sea. This type of engagement with the commercial shipping industry is mutually beneficial and forms an important part of the regional security effort. Any organization or company wishing to receive a similar briefing from UKMTO should contact the OiC at Dubai-OiC@ukmto.org.
3. The 44 th CMF/EUNAVOR Shared Awareness and Deconfliction (SHADE) conference will take place in Bahrain 16 -17 April 19. Details can be found on the MSCHOA website (login required).
4. The UKMTO Maritime Information Exchange Vessel Operators Meeting (MIEVOM) will take place in Dubai on 25 April19. Interested parties should register their attendance at DubaiOP1@ukmto.org .