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

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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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Carnival Bolsters Fleet Capacity in China

Carnival Bolsters Fleet Capacity in China

Carnival Corporation & plc has revealed plans to add two more ships to its China fleet in 2016, making it 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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Four 64,000dwt Bulkers Up for Grabs at Sainty Marine

Sainty Marine

Shenzhen-listed shipbuilder Jiangsu Sainty Marine Corp has put four 64,000 tons bulk carriers already constructed ...

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ITF Opposes Extension of JICT Concession

Nova Hakim, JICT Union Chair, addresses workers at July protest

The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) has urged the Indonesian president to intervene over ...

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OOCL’s Revenues Slip

oocl

Hong Kong-based container shipping company Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) saw a 2.1% dip in total container ...

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Scorpio Tankers Offloads Remaining Dorian Stake

Scorpio Tankers Offloads Remaining Dorian Stake

Scorpio Tankers Inc. has entered into a deal to sell 3,392,083 common shares of Dorian LPG Ltd., owner and operator ...

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Gallery: Turkish-Flagged Ship Sinks, One Dead

Turkish-Flagged Ship Sinks, One Dead

One crew member of a Turkish-flagged cargo ship died when the ship sank having collided with a freighter near the ...

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Drewry: Carriers Keep Upwards Reliability Trend

Maersk

Container service reliability made another steady improvement in June with the aggregate on-time performance for ...

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KKR, Borealis Maritime Take Over HSAM Fleet

KKR, Borealis Maritime Take Over HSAM Fleet

Investment firm KKR and London maritime shipping company Borealis Maritime have entered into the $254.5 million ...

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Crew of Arrested Bulker in Tauranga Paid after Months

Crew of Arrested Bulker Receive Pay after Weeks

The crew of the Panamanian-flagged bulk carrier Lancelot V., which has been stuck in the Port of Tauranga for three ...

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Fire aboard Freedom of the Seas

Fire Aboard Freedom of the Seas

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

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CMA CGM to Start Calling at Iran

CMA CGM to Start Calling at Iran

French shipping company CMA CGM is about to start calling at southern Iranian port of Shahid Rajaei as of next ...

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Dublin Port Marks Busiest Day Ever for Cruise Tourism

Dublin Port Marks Biggest Day Ever for Cruise Tourism

Dublin Port Company welcomed the arrival of four luxury cruise ships early this morning at Dublin Port, all within ...

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Money Missing from Atlantic Navigation’s Account

Money Missing from Atlantic Navigation's Account

Singapore’s Atlantic Navigation Holdings Limited informed its shareholders that there had been unauthorised ...

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Carnival Raises Its Stakes in Barcelona

Carnival Raises Its Stakes in Barcelona

 Carnival Corporation & plc has inked a deal with the Port Authority of Barcelona to invest more than EUR 30 ...

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Newbuild Bulker Trio Joins Star Bulk’s Fleet

Newbuild Bulker Trio Joins Star Bulk Fleet

Dry bulk shipping company Star Bulk Carriers Corp. has taken delivery of two 209,000 dwt Newcastlemax bulk carriers ...

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Eimskip’s Containership Suffers Steering Glitch

MV Lagarfoss

Eimskip’s containership M/V Lagarfoss experienced a malfunction on Wednesday evening while en route to ...

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Intertanko Objects Nigerian Tanker Ban

Intertanko Opposes Nigerian Tanker Ban

The International Association of Independent Tanker Owners (Intertanko) has issued a letter of protest to Nigerian ...

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FMC Gives Green Light to Northwest Seaport Alliance

Port of Tacoma

The United States Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) has voted to allow the establishment of the Port of ...

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Coastal Tankers in SE Asia Attacked Every Two Weeks

Coastal Tankers in SE Asia Attacked Every Two Weeks1

There is a continuing trend in South East Asia in the hijacking of small coastal tankers by maritime pirates, ...

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Egypt on High Alert ahead of Suez Canal Inauguration

Suez-Canal-

Egyptian authorities have raised the alert level to the maximum across the country ahead of the opening of the ...

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Golar Seals Deal for Third GoFLNG

Golar Seals Deal for Third GoFLNG

London-based liquefied natural gas shipping company Golar LNG Limited has executed agreements for conversion of the ...

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Hyundai Mipo Hands Over Third Tanker to Ocean Yield

Hyundai Mipo Hands Over Third Tanker to Ocean Yield

Oslo-listed ship owning company Ocean Yield ASA has taken delivery of the 37,000 dwt IMO II chemical tanker Navig8 ...

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