Ships & Ports

FEC meeting

PHOTOS: Buhari presides over FEC meeting

Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Olamilekan Adegbite

FG approves tax holiday, importation waiver for miners

  The Federal Government has said that miners operating in the country would qualify for a three to five-year tax holiday and waiver for imported mining equipment....

India arrests Nigerian, four others with 120g of drug

Nigerian arrested for peddling drugs in India

  A 37-year old Nigerian, Amachukwu Okeke, has been arrested by a team police officials deployed Bengaluru, southern India, for allegedly supplying...

A.P. Moller-Maersk, Soren Skou

Maersk lays-off 2,000 as it upgrades expected results

  AP Moller-Maersk is to lay-off 2,000 in a previously announced restructuring as it reveals upgraded expectations for Q3 and its full year results. The Danish...

Chinese ports handle 22.77m TEUS in one month

China records growth in import, export trade 

  While many parts of the world are still battling coronavirus, China is back in business as its imports and exports grew in September. Imports were at their...

Volumes rise by 9.1% at Chinese container ports

China opens 10 ports to crew changes

  Ten Chinese ports will resume foreign crew change operations with certain requirements in place, taking into account the current COVID-19 situation. The 10 ports...

Director General, Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) Muda Yusuf

LCCI says Customs processes affecting economic recovery efforts

  The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has said Customs processes and procedures of clearing cargo at the ports is affecting economic recovery efforts...

India arrests another Nigerian for hard drugs

Nigerian arrested for smuggling drugs in India

  A 37-year old Nigerian, Amachukwu Okeke, has been arrested by a team police officials deployed Bengaluru, southern India, for allegedly supplying...

13 migrants drown off Tunisian coast

13 migrants drown off Tunisian coast

  More bodies were recovered Monday the night after a migrant boat sank off Tunisia, taking the total drowned to 13 with nine still missing, a court official said....

Cargo from Dubai arrives Israeli port 

Cargo from Dubai arrives Israeli port 

  The ship-to-shore crane paused above the cargo ship just arrived from Dubai, then set its load down on the pier in Israel. One after another, eight containers...

Maersk sells giant containership for green recycling 

Maersk to stop using Myanmar military ports

  Global shipping giant Maersk will stop using military-owned ports in Myanmar, a lobby group said after leading a campaign against international companies with...

Greece has no right to oppose seismic exploration — Turkey

Greece has no right to oppose seismic exploration — Turkey

  Turkey said on Monday Greece had no right to oppose Turkish seismic exploration work 15 kilometers (9.3 miles) from its mainland in the Eastern Mediterranean and...