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COVID-19: Singapore implements first full crew change 

Dubai to allow crew changes at all ports and anchorages

  In another step forward in getting crew exchanges moving again Dubai is allowing the resumption of crew changes at all ports and anchorage areas. The Dubai...

IMO shuts headquarters over coronavirus

‘Keep ships moving, ports open and cross-border trade flowing’

  The world’s reliance on maritime transport makes it more important than ever to keep ships moving, ports open and cross-border trade flowing, and to support...

Containership market witnessed contrast in 2018 — Alphaliner 

45% of ports see drop in containership calls — Report 

  A weekly report from the International Association of Ports and Harbors (IAPH) Port Economic Impact Barometer shows that the COVID-19 pandemic impacts ports...

Quarantine service resumes export certification at ports

  The Nigeria Agricultural Quarantine Service (NAQS) on Friday disclosed full resumption of export certification activities at the nation’s ports to...

Indian allows crew changes at country’s ports

Indian allows crew changes at country’s ports

  India is to allow crew changes of Indian national seafarers for vessels docked or anchored at its ports in a move that could go small way to ease the global...

Italy shuts ports to migrant ships 

Italy shuts ports to migrant ships 

  Italian ports cannot be considered safe because of the coronavirus epidemic and will not let charity migrant boats dock, the government has ruled. The decision...

COVID-19 and exit of cargoes from the ports

  The world over, ports are regarded and treated as critical infrastructure. They are more or less the life-wire of world economy hence they are treated with utmost...

Shittu: Why corruption thrives at Nigerian ports 

Shittu: SON’s return to ports will increase cost of cargo clearance

  The immediate past National President, Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA), Prince Olayiwola Shittu, has faulted moves by the Standards...

Ports to remain open as Buhari imposes curfew on Lagos, Abuja, Ogun

Ports to remain open as Buhari imposes curfew on Lagos, Abuja, Ogun

  President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday imposed 14-day curfew on Lagos and Ogun States, as well as the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, with effect from 11pm on...

Chairman, Seaport Terminal Operators Association of Nigeria (STOAN), Princess (Dr.) Vicky Haastrup

Haastrup: It’s important ports remain open during Covid-19 crisis 

  The Chairman, Seaport Terminal Operators Association of Nigeria (STOAN), Princess Vicky Haastrup, has emphasized the need for the nation’s seaports to remain...

Keep ports open, facilitate crew changes, ICS and ITF tell UN

Keep ports open, facilitate crew changes, ICS and ITF tell UN

  The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) and Internatiional Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) are calling on the United Nations to keep ports open and...

Automation key to curbing corruption at ports — Bello 

Automation key to curbing corruption at ports — Bello 

  Executive Secretary, Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), Hassan Bello, has said that automation remains the key to curbing corruption and ensuring efficient...