Transport & Shipping
Music will have to be turned off between midnight and 9:00 a.m. on the decks of yachts and other vessels and on board cruise ships sailing or docked at the ports of the Balearic Islands.
The draft Royal Decree determining the obligations for the establishment of shipping agents, was recently prepared to implement the legislation currently applicable to consignment (basically the revised State Ports and Merchant Shipping Law and the Maritime Shipping Law).
A draft royal decree is currently being prepared to implement the recent Royal Decree Law 8/2017, amending the regime for workers providing cargo-handling services at Spanish ports.
It was published in the Official Journal of the EU the Council Directive (EU) 2018/131, of 23 January 2018, implementing the Agreement concluded by the European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA) and the European Transport Workers’ Federation (ETF) to amend Council Directive 2009/13/EC of 16 February 2009.