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Concerns in Singapore over Daewoo, Hyundai Heavy merger 

EU regulators halt probe of Hyundai, Daewoo deal 

  EU antitrust regulators have halted their investigation into world’s top shipbuilding group, Hyundai Heavy Industries’ $1.8 billion merger with Daewoo while...

EU extends exemption for container vessel sharing agreements

EU extends exemption for container vessel sharing agreements

  The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has welcomed an extension of the EU Consortia Block Exemption Regulation (BER) for liner shipping until at least April...

Greek shipowners urged to seek EU funding for low carbon ships

Greek shipowners urged to seek EU funding for low carbon ships

  One of Greece’s most respected shipping voices is urging the industry to chase European Green Deal funding to support the building of low-carbon tonnage....

A.P. Moller-Maersk, Soren Skou

EU antitrust rules hurt European companies’ competitiveness — Maersk 

  Current competition rules in Europe prevent the creation of giant EU companies that would be able to compete with US and Chinese rivals, Søren Skou, CEO of...

Hyundai Heavy submits regulatory application in the EU for DSME deal

Hyundai Heavy, DSME merger will inflate prices, says EU 

  World No. 1 shipbuilding group Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings Co Ltd’s $1.8 billion merger with rival Daewoo could inflate prices, EU antitrust regulators...

Korea refutes claims it breached WTO agreement

Report: DSME, HHI merger facing full probe in EU 

  The proposed mega-merger of South Korea’s top-tier shipbuilders Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) and Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore...

Hyundai Heavy submits regulatory application in the EU for DSME deal

Hyundai Heavy submits regulatory application in the EU for DSME deal

  South Korean shipbuilding group Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) has started a regulatory process in the European Union to gain approval for the proposed...

EU confirms Christine Lagarde as next ECB president

EU confirms Christine Lagarde as next ECB president

  European Union (EU) leaders have confirmed the appointment of France’s Christine Lagarde as the next head of the European Central Bank, thus removing the final...

Boris Johnson

EU says Britain must pay Brexit divorce bill even if no deal

Britain must pay its Brexit divorce bill even if it crashes out of the bloc without a deal, the EU said Monday, warning that future ties would be threatened if London...

Italy says six EU states will take in migrants on Open Arms ship

Italy says six EU states will take in migrants on Open Arms ship

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said on Thursday that six EU countries had agreed to take in some 150 migrants who have been blocked from docking in Italy,...

EU agrees sanctions on Turkey over drillship in Cyprus EEZ

As Cyprus-back and Turkish drillships anchored near each other, European Union states have agreed on sanctions the EU should impose on Turkey for its illegal drilling...

EU competition watchdogs okays Greece, Bulgaria natural gas project

EU funds autonomous shipping initiative for European waters

The European Commission revealed a new funding for an autonomous shipping initiative for the European waters. Under the project titled Autoship, two remote and...