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Iranian vessel delivers gasoline to Venezuela despite U.S. sanction

U.S. sanctions shipping companies for transporting Venezuelan oil

  The U.S. Treasury Department on Tuesday said it had sanctioned four shipping firms for transporting Venezuelan oil, the latest escalation in Washington’s effort...

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Union issues 21 days ultimatum to shipping companies over salaries 

  The Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) has issued a 21-day ultimatum to shipping companies over alleged poor remuneration and terminal benefits of its...

FG gives IOCs two weeks to pay debt owed dockworkers 

Maritime workers union threatens showdown with shipping companies 

  The Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) has said that it would declare a state of emergency on foreign shipping companies operating at the nation’s...

Illegal dumping: U.S. charges 2 shipping companies, engineer

Illegal dumping: U.S. charges 2 shipping companies, engineer

  The U.S. Justice Department has charged two foreign shipping companies and a first assistant engineer related to the alleged illegal dumping of oily bilge water...

Egypt announces incentives for shipping companies 

Egypt announces incentives for shipping companies 

The Egyptian government has announced a new package of incentives and discounts for shipping companies in a bid to ensure the sustainability of shipping lines’...

South Korea to bail out distressed shipping companies 

South Korea to bail out distressed shipping companies 

South Korea’s state-run company Korea Ocean Business Corp (KOBC) has revealed its intentions to support financially troubled shipping firms and fund eco-friendly...

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Shippers’ Council to sign MoU with shipping companies

In other to find a feasible way of resolving disputes in the maritime sector, the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) says it will sign a Memorandum of Understanding...

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Nigerian hackers target shipping companies, steal thousands of dollars

  Nigerian hackers, grouped as Gold Galleon, are threatening shipping firms and robbing them of thousands of dollars. SecureWorks, a network security firm has...

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Shipping companies aiding illegal arms importation into Nigeria, says Customs 

The Comptroller General of Customs, Hammed Ali has accused shipping firms of being responsible for the importation of illegal arms imports and other illicit items into...

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Greek Shipping companies to pay $2.7m in “magic pipe” pollution case

Two Greek shipping companies have been sentenced to pay corporate penalties totalling $2.7 million in yet another “magic pipe” pollution case in the United States,...