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UK doubles budget for cadets training

UK secures more funding for zero-emissions shipping drive

  The UK government is providing more funding for the development of new technology that would help bring the country closer to zero emission shipping. Maritime...

Shipping industry organisations call for progress on key sulphur cap issues at IMO

Shipping ‘extremely ill-prepared’ for IMO 2020

  Shipowners and operators are urged to immediately execute their respective Ship Implementation Plan (SIP) to prepare for the 2020 fuel sulphur regulation, which...

Britain plans European protection force for shipping in Gulf

Britain plans European protection force for shipping in Gulf

Britain on Monday said it was planning a European-led protection force for shipping in the Gulf after Iranian authorities seized a British-flagged tanker in a dramatic...

Maersk opens new possibilities in shipping of perishable goods

Maersk opens new possibilities in shipping of perishable goods

Maersk, the global integrator of container logistics, completed its first successful shipment of mangoes from Nhava Sheva in Mumbai, to Felixstowe, London. Exporter,...

Singapore remains world’s top shipping center

Singapore has topped the 2019 Xinhua-Baltic International Shipping Centre Development (ISCD) Index for the sixth year running, the Baltic Exchange said. The index...

Digital shipping register to launch in Denmark in 2020

Digital shipping register to launch in Denmark in 2020

Denmark has kicked off the process of becoming one of the first in the world to have a digital register of shipping. According to the Danish Maritime Authority (DMA),...

Malacca and Singapore Straits traffic hits new high in 2016

MPA: No immediate threats to shipping in Straits of Malacca and Singapore

After China raised its security warning to the highest level for ships transiting the Straits of Malacca and Singapore (SOMS), the Maritime and Port Authority of...

N2.4bn shipping fraud: FG seeks arrest of Innoson boss

Fake shipping documents: Court orders arrest of Innoson boss

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has issued a bench warrant for the arrest of the Chief Executive Officer of Innoson Nigeria Ltd, Innocent Chukwuma, in a trial in...

June 12: How politics ruined Abiola’s shipping, aviation businesses

June 12: How politics ruined Abiola’s shipping, aviation businesses

Many may not be aware that the acclaimed winner of the June 12, 1993 Presidential election, Chief Moshood Kashimawo Olawale Abiola, GCFR, had deep business interests in...

US Coast Guard urges vigilance in shipping amid renewed cyber attacks

The US Coast Guard (USCG) has urged the maritime industry to stay alert after recent email phishing and malware intrusion attempts. According to a safety bulletin issued...

U.S. questions COSCO’s takeover of Long Beach terminal

Cosco Shipping Ports inks deal to build $3bn port in Chancay, Peru

Cosco Shipping Ports Limited and Peruvian mining company Volcan have signed an agreement Monday in Lima to build the $3bn Chancay Multipurpose Port Terminal. The signing...

ABS, CINS to jointly reduce dangerous goods stowage risks

More ocean carriers join Digital Container Shipping Association

One month since it was created, the Digital Container Shipping Association (DCSA) has welcomed five more members with the aim of enabling digital standardization in the...

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