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FG to review revenue sharing formula

Covid-19: Ships must spend 14 days at sea before berthing — Buhari 

  As part of measures aimed at curtailing the spread of coronavirus (covid-19) in Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari said he has directed relevant agencies of...

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Navy says it’s tracking ships visiting Nigeria

  The Nigerian Navy is tracking all vessels coming into the country to prevent the spread of coronavirus, says the Flag Officer Commanding, Eastern Naval Command,...

Russian ports to disinfect ships arriving from coronavirus-hit countries

Russian ports to disinfect ships arriving from coronavirus-hit countries

  Russia has ordered the mandatory disinfection of ships arriving at the Black Sea ports of Novorossiisk and Yuzhnaya Ozereyevka from Iran, Italy and South Korea...

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

IMO sulphur rule: Ships face detention from March 1  

  The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has said that port state control authorities will begin to enforce the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) 2020...

Coronavirus: IMO frowns at ‘unnecessary delays’ to ships 

Coronavirus: IMO frowns at ‘unnecessary delays’ to ships 

  The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has sent a letter to its member states amid the outbreak of the novel coronavirus asking them to undertake all...

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Suez Canal bars ships from discharging scrubber water

  The Suez Canal Authority has advised shipowners that discharging wash water from open-loop scrubbers during transit in the waterway is strictly forbidden. Based...

U.S. warns of threats to ships in Gulf

U.S. warns of threats to ships in Gulf

  The United States Maritime Administration (SMA) has renewed its warning about threats to U.S. commercial vessels from Iran and its proxies in the Gulf and...

Asia records 57 piracy incidents in eight months 

Five ships boarded in Singapore Strait

  Five ships were boarded by pirates in the past four days while underway in the eastbound lane of Singapore Strait, according to piracy watchdog ReCAAP. Of the...

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Reps accuse Navy of collecting $50,000 to escort ships

  The House of Representatives on Tuesday accused the Navy of collecting $50,000 from ship owners before escorting vessels to their destination. The House frowned...

Japan to send 270 sailors to Middle East to guard ships

Japan to send 270 sailors to Middle East to guard ships

Japan is working on a plan to send about 270 seamen to the Middle East to guard ships supplying Japan under a law that allows military deployments for research and...

Samsung Heavy Industries to build the world largest containerships

Evergreen signs contracts for four 23,000 TEU ships

Taiwanese shipping major Evergreen has signed contracts with Jiangnan Shipyard and Hudong Zhonghua Shipbuilding for the construction of four 23,000 TEU containerships....

Maersk Tankers to grow managed fleet by 11 ships

Maersk Tankers to grow managed fleet by 11 ships

  Danish tanker owner and operator Maersk Tankers is set to add eleven tankers to the fleet under its management, following an agreement with BP Shipping and ICBC...