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Group urges UK to exempt offshore workers from COVID-19 quarantine restrictions 

Group urges UK to exempt offshore workers from COVID-19 quarantine restrictions 

  The Offshore Industry Group (OIG) is urging the UK Government to exempt all offshore energy sector workers from the recently introduced 14-day quarantine...

Hapag-Lloyd ship remains in quarantine as third seafarer tests positive for COVID-19 

Hapag-Lloyd ship remains in quarantine as third seafarer tests positive for COVID-19 

  Another crew member of MV Montpellier, a containership chartered by German shipping major Hapag-Lloyd, has tested positive for coronavirus in South Africa.  As a...

Sanguinetti appointed UK Chamber of Shipping chief executive

Chamber seeks seafarers’ exemption from quarantine restrictions

Following the Prime Minister’s broadcast the UK Chamber of Shipping is urging the UK government to exempt seafarers and maritime workers from any quarantine...

FG gives IOCs two weeks to pay debt owed dockworkers 

Union demands 14 days quarantine on oil and gas vessels

  The Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) has urged the Federal Government to impose the 14 days restriction applicable to cargo vessels, on ships carrying oil...

Coronavirus: Japan ends quarantine of Diamond Princess 

Coronavirus: Japan ends quarantine of Diamond Princess 

  The quarantine of the cruise ship Diamond Princess has officially ended and passengers have started to disembark, Princess Cruises, the owner of the cruise...

Another 70 coronavirus cases reported on Diamond Princess cruise ship 

Coronavirus: Japan ends quarantine of Diamond Princess

The quarantine of the cruise ship Diamond Princess has officially ended and passengers have started to disembark, Princess Cruises, the owner of the cruise vessel, which...

Coronavirus: Japan prepares ferry to quarantine China returnees 

Coronavirus: Japan prepares ferry to quarantine China returnees 

  Japan’s Ministry of Defense has prepared a 17,000 GT ferry to provide temporary accommodation for Japanese nationals returning from China amid the coronavirus...

Coronavirus: Lagos to quarantine travellers, as FG advises against China trip 

Coronavirus: Lagos to quarantine travellers, as FG advises against China trip 

  Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, has said the Chinese government through its embassy in Nigeria is working with the Lagos State Government...

Measles on board: Scientology cruise ship slips out of quarantine

Measles on board: Scientology cruise ship slips out of quarantine

A cruise ship quarantined for a reported case of measles left the Caribbean island of St. Lucia late on Thursday after health officials provided 100 doses of vaccine to...

Rice smugglers

Quarantine commends FG’s plan to shut borders over rice smuggling

The Nigeria Agricultural Quarantine Service (NAQS) on Tuesday praised the Federal Government’s plan to shut Nigeria’s land border with a neighbouring country to curb...

smuggled rice

Quarantine commends FG’s plan to shut borders over rice smuggling

The Nigeria Agricultural Quarantine Service (NAQS) on Tuesday praised the Federal Government’s plan to shut Nigeria’s land border with a neighbouring country to curb...