Ships & Ports

APM Terminals in Gothenburg port to be fossil free in 2020

APM Terminals in Gothenburg port to be fossil free in 2020

  APM Terminals is aiming to have a fossil free container terminal in the Port of Gothenburg by 2020. The Danish-owned terminal operator has launched the “Green...

Japan to send 270 sailors to Middle East to guard ships

Japan to send 270 sailors to Middle East to guard ships

Japan is working on a plan to send about 270 seamen to the Middle East to guard ships supplying Japan under a law that allows military deployments for research and...

Amaechi attacked in Spain

Amaechi attacked in Spain

  Some Nigerians living in Spain on Friday attacked Nigeria’s transportation minister Rotimi Amaechi while on a national assignment. “Some minutes ago, I was...

Court frees four Ukrainians, ship of illegal bunkering charges

Court frees four Ukrainians, ship of illegal bunkering charges

  Four Ukrainians charged with illegal oil bunkering by the Federal Government have been discharged and acquitted by a Federal High Court in Port Harcourt, Rivers...

Two die, one injured in Lagos pipeline explosion

Two die, one injured in Lagos pipeline explosion

  Two yet-to-be-identified persons lost their lives on Thursday during the fire incident that razed some parts of the Egbe-Idimu Local Council Development Area of...

Senate rejects NDDC nominee 

Senate passes N10.59tr 2020 budget

The Senate has passed the 2020 appropriation bill. The bill was passed after Chairman of the Appropriations Committee, Barau Jibrin, moved a motion for its passage. The...

South African Airways

South African Airways gets $272m lifeline as it enters business rescue

  South African Airways (SAA) was set to enter a business rescue process on Thursday, with a 4 billion rand ($272 million) lifeline from government and banks...

Kitack Lim

IMO Assembly approves second term for Kitack Lim

  The Assembly of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) has approved the renewal of Kitack Lim’s appointment as Secretary-General of IMO. He has been...

Poland seizes $522m cocaine 

Poland seizes $522m cocaine 

  Police in Poland have seized a record two-ton haul of cocaine worth about $522 million, likely destined for sale across Europe, the Polish Prime Minister said on...

14 crew rescued from listing cargo ship in Greek waters 

14 crew rescued from listing cargo ship in Greek waters 

  The Hellenic Coast Guard carried out a dramatic rescue operation on Wednesday, evacuating fourteen crew members of the Liberian-flagged general cargo vessel New...

Hyundai Heavy submits regulatory application in the EU for DSME deal

Hyundai Heavy says trying to allay Singapore concerns over Daewoo shipyard merger

  Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings Co Ltd (267250.KS) said it is working with Singaporean regulators to alleviate concerns of its $2 billion merger with rival...

Two die, one injured in Lagos pipeline explosion

Two die, one injured in Lagos pipeline explosion

  Two yet-to-be-identified persons lost their lives on Thursday during the fire incident that razed some parts of the Egbe-Idimu Local Council Development Area of...