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Osinbajo: Nigeria, Canada are major trading partners

Osinbajo: Nigeria, Canada are major trading partners

  Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday in Abuja said that Nigeria remains a major trading partner with Canada in Africa. Osinbajo said this at the Nigeria-Canada...

Canada lifts speed restrictions on ships in Gulf of St. Lawrence

Canada to support development of low-noise tankers to protect marine life 

  The Canadian government is set to invest up to CAD 30 million (USD 22.5 million) to support the development of a new vessel design that will be quieter and more...

Canada moves to reduce bottlenecks at Montréal port

Canada moves to reduce bottlenecks at Montréal port

The Government of Canada has announced a new investment of CAD 18.5 million (about USD 14 million) for a project to increase transport efficiency, capacity, and security...

Canada slams $12,000 fine on MSC ship for speed limit violating

Canada slams $12,000 fine on MSC ship for violating speed limit

Transport Canada has slammed a CAD12,000 (about USD9,000) penalty to a containership operated by Swiss Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) and five other fines to...

PSA acquires coastal terminal in Canada

PSA acquires coastal terminal in Canada

Singapore-based port group PSA International has completed the acquisition of Halterm Container Terminal in the Port of Halifax, Canada. The facility was bought from...

Canada slams fines on vessels for breaking speed limit

Canada slams fines on vessels for breaking speed limit

The Canadian government has imposed fines on two ships for breaking mandatory speed limits set in the Gulf of St. Lawrence meant to protect endangered North Atlantic...

Canada unveils $17m Port of Belledune investment plan

Canada unveils $17m Port of Belledune investment plan

The Canadian government has unveiled a major investment of CAD17 million (USD13 million) to increase capacity at the Port of Belledune in an effort to move domestic...

Canada accedes to IMO’s Nairobi Wreck Removal Convention

Canada accedes to IMO’s Nairobi Wreck Removal Convention

Canada has become the 44th State to accede to the Nairobi Wreck Removal Convention of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO). IMO said, “Hazardous shipwrecks...

Nigeria, Canada to revive bilateral agreement

Nigeria, Canada to revive bilateral agreement

Nigeria and Canada have commenced moves to revive their bilateral agreement. The new Canadian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Philip Baker, disclosed this when he visited...

South Sudan foresees return to peak oil output mid-2019

Saudi Arabia reassures Canada on oil supplies

A row over human rights in Saudi Arabia will not have any impact on Saudi oil supplies to Canada, its energy minister said on Thursday. The statement reassures customers...

Italy to review Franco-Italian rail link

Italy opposes EU free-trade deal with Canada

Italian Deputy Prime Minister, Luigi Di Maio, said on Friday that the country will not ratify the European Union’s free trade agreement with Canada. Italy’s...

U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross

U.S. slams tariffs on Canada, Mexico, EU 

The United States on Thursday said it will impose tariffs on aluminum and steel imports from Canada, Mexico and the European Union, ending months of uncertainty about...