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Coronavirus: Seafarers face screening in China, Singapore

Coronavirus: Seafarers face screening in China, Singapore

Seafarers calling at Chinese ports are advised to wear masks and take precautionary measures to avoid getting infected with a new coronavirus and prevent its potential...

US, China reach phase one trade deal

US, China reach phase one trade deal

  The United States and China have signed a “phase one” economic and trade agreement that is expected to ease trade tensions between the largest two economies...

China arrests two vessels for IMO 2020 violations

China arrests two vessels for IMO 2020 violations

  The Chinese authorities have caught two vessels for low sulphur fuel violations, the first reported cases of breaches of IMO 2020. The Standard Club said that the...

China’s first electric ship conducts trial operation 

China’s first electric ship conducts trial operation 

  China on Friday conducted a trial operation on a first all-electric passenger ship built by the China State Shipbuilding Corp Junlyu was the first electric ship...

African swine fever: China bans pigs, boars from Indonesia

African swine fever: China bans pigs, boars from Indonesia

  China’s customs said it has banned imports of pigs, wild boars and related products from Indonesia due to African swine fever. The deadly disease has swept...

Russia, China, Iran start joint naval drills in Indian Ocean

Russia, China, Iran start joint naval drills in Indian Ocean

  Iran, China and Russia began joint naval drills on Friday in the Indian Ocean and Gulf of Oman, an Iranian naval spokesman said. Waters around Iran have become a...

Fayemi: Nigeria must ban aso-oke from China 

Fayemi: Nigeria must ban aso-oke from China 

  Wife of the governor of Ekiti State, Bisi Fayemi, has urged the Federal Government to ban imported aso-oke fabric and revive the nation’s textile industry to...

China's first autonomous cargo ship makes maiden voyage 

China’s first autonomous cargo ship makes maiden voyage 

  China’s first autonomous cargo ship, Jin Dou Yun 0 Hao, has made its maiden voyage in Zhuhai, Guangdong. The ship was developed by Yunzhou Tech, a Zhuhai-based...

China shipbuilding boasts $4.2bn deals galore

China shipbuilding boasts $4.2bn deals galore

The world’s largest shipbuilder China Shipbuilding Corp has been on a roll over the past week bringing its orderbook to over USD 4.2 billion. The ordering spree has...

U.S. is having tremendous success with China on trade - Trump 

Trump: No trade deal with China until after 2020 election 

  President Donald Trump said a trade agreement with China might have to wait until after the U.S. presidential election in November 2020, denting hopes of a...

China unveils world`s largest shipbuilding group

China unveils world`s largest shipbuilding group

  China State Shipbuilding Corporation officially debuted in Beijing on Tuesday, as a result of the merger between China’s two leading shipbuilding companies...

China’s export container shipping index drops in October

  China’s container transport for export purposes saw an overall decrease in October, according to the Shanghai Shipping Exchange (SSE). The average China...