Panama imposes $10,000 fine on ships tampering with transponders

Panama’s Maritime Authority said it will impose sanctions on vessels, including fines of up to $10,000…

Samsung Heavy to pay $75m fine over bribery scheme in Brazil

  Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) has agreed to pay a global penalty of more than $75m…

Germany imposes hefty fine on ship violating open-loop scrubber ban

  Authorities in Germany have imposed a record fine to a Marshall Islands-flagged tanker for breaching…

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…

U.S. slams $20m fine on Princess Cruise Line

Prince Cruise Lines and its parent company Carnival Corporation have been ordered to pay a $20 million…

South Korea slams $9.6m fine on Daewoo Shipbuilding 

South Korea’s Fair Trade Commission (FTC) has slammed a KRW10.8 billion (US$9.6m) fine on Daewoo Shipbuilding…

Australia raises fine for sea pollution 

Australia has decided to increase the fines for those polluting the country’s water, according to marine…