Filipino Crew Repatriated after Months of Limbo

Filipino Crew Repatriated after Months of Limbo

Twenty out of the twenty-four Filipino crew members on board MV Golden Arrow III, a Panamanian flagged-bulk ...

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Japanese Shipping Trio in China's Antitrust Probe

Japanese Vehicle Shipping Trio in China's Antitrust Probe

Japan’s three shipping companies specializing in vehicle transportation are being scrutinized by ...

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Lithuanian Shipping Company Dodges Bankruptcy

Lithuanian Shipping Company Dodges Bankruptcy

The Government of Lithuania has struck a deal that will save its debt-laden bulk shipping company PC ‘Lithuanian ...

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Drewry: What Will it Take to Sell NOL?

What Will it Take to Sell NOL

The rumoured sale of Singapore-based container shipping company Neptune Orient Lines (NOL) will not go down ...

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BG Confirms Brazil’s Final Merger Clearance

BG Confirms Brazil's Final Merger Clearance

British multinational oil and gas major BG Group plc has confirmed that the recommended cash and share offer for ...

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Cargo Ships Test New Suez Canal

Cargo Ships Test New Suez Canal (2)

The first three cargo ships passed through the New Suez Canal on July 25 in a test-run prior to the official ...

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DFDS Seaways Ferry Hit by Distress Flare

DFDS Seaways Ferry Hit by Distress Flare

Ferry operator DFDS Seaways has suspended its sailings from Dover to Calais port until further notice after one of ...

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Busan Port Wants More Transshipment Cargo

Busan Port Wants More Transhipment Cargo

South Korea’s Ministry of Ocean and Fisheries and the Busan Port Authority (BPA) have unveiled plans to turn ...

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Bulker Capsizes after Colliding with Tanker off Shanghai

Bulker Capsizes after Colliding with Tanker off Shanghai

A general cargo ship capsized after colliding with an oil tanker in Yangtze river off the Port of Shanghai last ...

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Diana Inks Loan Facility

Diana Inks Loan Facility

Bulker owner and operator Diana Shipping Inc. has signed a five year term loan facility with BNP Paribas for up to ...

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Senat Failed to Respond to UN on North Korea Links

Senat Failed to Respond to UN on North Korea Links

Senat Shipping Company (Senat) has not responded to either the Singapore authorities or the UN regarding alleged ...

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Construction Start of Nicaragua Canal's Main Works on Track

Nicaragua Canal's Main Construction Work on Schedule

The preparation for the main construction work on the USD 50 billion Nicaragua canal is advancing on schedule and ...

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Venice Gets EU Funds to Build Mama Vessel Prototype

Venice Gets EU Funds to Build Mama Vessel Prototype

The European Union has granted EUR 9.7 million to Italy’s Port of Venice and Rimorchiatori Riuniti Panfido to ...

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Spotted: BPT Joins a Seven-Figure Club

BPT Joins a Seven-Figure Club

Santos-based container terminal Brasil Terminal Portuário (BTP) handled container number 1 million on its quay ...

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G6 Drops Four More Asia-Europe Sailings

G6 Drops Four More Asia-Europe Sailings

Six container lines forming the G6 Alliance have cancelled four more peak season Asia-Europe sailings in response ...

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NAT Buys Suezmax Duo

Herbjørn Hansson, NAT’s Chairman & CEO

Nordic American Tankers Limited (NAT) said that it has agreed to acquire two Far East built Suezmax tankers at an ...

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Singapore Court Says No to OW Bunker Interpleaders

Singapore Court Says No to OW Bunker Interpleader

A Singapore court rejected consolidated applications for interpleader relief from 13 shipowners and charterers in ...

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Mercator Lines (Singapore) Sinks Further into Red

Mercator Lines (Singapore) Sinks Further into Red

Indian-owned dry bulk shipping company Mercator Lines (Singapore) Limited widened its losses in the first quarter ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (20-24 of Jul)

Readers’-Picks

Fire aboard Freedom of the Seas A fire broke out in a mechanical space on board Royal Caribbean’s cruise ship ...

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US Blacklists Singapore's Senat Shipping

Dawnlight-owned by Senat

The U.S. Department of the Treasury has blacklisted Singapore-based Senat Shipping Company (Senat) for its ...

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Breaking: Lithuanian Shipping Company Files for Bankruptcy

Lithuanian Shipping Company Files for Bankruptcy

Lithuania’s Ministry of Transport and Communications has filed for bankruptcy proceedings of ...

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Hyundai Mipo Wins Order for LPG Pair

Hyundai Mipo Wins Order for LPG Pair1

 Hyundai Mipo Dockyard, a subsidiary of South Korean shipbuilding giant Hyundai Heavy Industries, has received an ...

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Grup TCB Acquires Castellón Multipurpose Terminal

Terminal Polivalente Castellón1

Terminal designer and operator Grup TCB has signed the definitive acquisition of the Castellón Multipurpose ...

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VIDEO: Maersk Connector Launches

Launch of Maersk Connector (2) LR

Damen Shipyards Galati held a launching ceremony for subsea support vessel Maersk Connector on July 23rd. The ...

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K Line Settles on Alleged Price-Fixing Scheme

K Line Settles on Alleged Price-Fixing Scheme

Japan’s shipping company Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha Ltd (K-Line) has reached a settlement with attorneys ...

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Ardmore Takes Delivery of Ardmore Chinook

Ardmore Shipping

Ardmore Shipping Corporation took delivery of Ardmore Chinook, a 25,217 deadweight tonne, Eco-design IMO 2 product ...

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UK Flag Will Die without Substantial Reforms

UK Flag Will Die without Substantial Reforms2

The way the UK shipping register is administrated needs urgent reform or the red ensign will die, an industry ...

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