China lifts foreign ownership limits on ships in Hainan

China will lift limits on foreign ownership of certain shipping firms in the Hainan free trade…

Only 14 West, Central Africa countries conduct port state checks on ships — Umoren 

  The Secretary General, Abuja Memorandum of Understanding on Port State Control, Captain Sunday Umoren, on…

Attacks on ships, seafarers in Ukraine are war crimes says rights group

The indiscriminate shelling of merchant ships and their seafarers in ports and offshore Ukraine constitute war…

CMA CGM ships to stop loading plastic waste from mid-April

Following a decision to no longer carry plastic waste on its ships as of 1 June,…

IMO demands safety corridors for ships stranded by Ukraine conflict

  The International Maritime Organization (IMO) will seek to create a safe maritime corridor to enable…

CMA CGM launches biofuel trial for up to 32 ships 

  French shipping and logistics major CMA CGM has, with the support of the Maritime and…

Ships collide off Dutch coast in storm, rescue efforts under way

  The Dutch coastguard is sending rescue boats and helicopters to evacuate 18 people from a…

MSC re-routes ships near Greece to protect whales

  MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) will re-route its ships along the west coast of Greece…

Over 50% of Asia armed robbery against ships in Singapore Straits

  The Singapore Straits accounted for over half of all piracy and armed robbery incidents against…

779 ships now flying Danish flag 

  The number of ships flying the Danish flag rose to 779 ships in 2021, according…

Troops destroy 1,423 illegal refineries, arrest 13 ships, 567 suspects 

  The Defence Headquarters on Thursday said troops of Operation Delta Safe demobilised about 1,423 illegal…

Ships collide in Baltic Sea, two crew members missing 

  Two cargo vessels collided between the southern Swedish coastal town of Ystad and the Danish…

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