Italy May Have Found Boat that Killed 900 Migrants

Italy May Have Found Boat that Killed 900 Migrants

Italy’s Marina Militare published images of what they believe is the wreck of the ship that sank off Libya on ...

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Italy Arrests Two Shipwreck Survivors for Trafficking

Italy Arrests Two Shipwreck Survivors for Trafficking

Sicilian police arrested two suspected people traffickers who were among 28 survivors of what may be the worst ...

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2,800 Migrants Rescued in the Mediterranean in Two Days

2,800 Migrants Rescued in the Mediterranean in Two Days

Some 2,800 migrants were rescued off the Italian coast this last weekend, bringing the total number of arrivals ...

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Italy Saves 1,500 Migrants off Libya

Italy Saves 1,500 Migrants off Libya

Italy’s navy and coast guard ships rescued around 1,500 migrants from five boats in the Mediterranean on ...

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Italy Eyes Suez Canal Investments

Italy Eyes Suez Canal Investments

A delegation of Italian entrepreneurs visited the Suez Canal to find out more about the investment opportunities in ...

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Italian Port Workers to Stage Strike on March 6th

Italian Port Workers to Stage Strike on March 6th

Unionized workers at Italian ports plan to stage a 24-hour strike on March 6th, 2015. The strike, announced ...

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Italy Saves Over 2,000 Mediterranean Migrants

Italy Saves Over 2,000 Mediterranean Migrants

Four migrant smugglers armed with Kalashnikov guns threatened one of the Italian coastguard’s motorboats ...

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Update: Norman Atlantic’s Death Toll Rises to 12

Heat and Smoke Thwart Norman Atlantic Search Operations

Italian authorities have found another charred body  on board the fire-stricken Norman Atlantic ferry, the Hellenic ...

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d’Amico Group Launches Its Largest Ship

d'Amico Group Launches Its Largest Ship

The Italian dry bulk and tanker owner and operator d’Amico Group took delivery of the 117,000 dwt dry bulk ...

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VIDEO: Fincantieri Starts Building Seven Seas Explorer

Fincantieri Starts Construction of Seven Seas Explorer

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has laid keel for the Seven Seas Explorer, the first super luxury cruise ship that ...

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Venice Court Lifts Ban on Large Cruise Ships

Venice Court Lifts Ban on Large Cruiseships

Venice regional court of appeal (Tribunale Amministrativo Regionale) has revoked the order on banning large ships ...

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IOM: Migrant ”Ghost Ships” Here to Stay

IOM Migrant ''Ghost Ships'' Here to Stay

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) says the spectre of large, disposable crafts bearing hundreds of ...

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Two Dead After Ships Collide in Adriatic

Two Dead After Ships Collide in Adriatic

Two men died and four are missing after the Turkish general cargo ship M/V Gokbel collided in poor visibility with ...

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Carbofin Pleads Guilty to Concealing Pollution

Carbofin Pleads Guilty to Concealing Pollution

Carbofin S.PA., an Italian owner and operator of a fleet of commercial liquefied gas vessels, pleaded guilty to ...

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Italy Wants In on STX France Takeover

STX France

Italy has confirmed its interest in buying a stake in struggling shipyard STX France in Saint Nazzaire, French ...

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Italy Rescued Over 150,000 Migrants at Sea in 2014

Italy Rescued Over 150,000 Migrants at Sea in 2014

Through November 30, 2014, a total of 163,368 migrants have been rescued at sea this year, data released by Italy’s ...

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Venice Offshore Terminal Faces Opposition

Artist's Rendering  of the Offshore Terminal

The long-awaited construction of an offshore terminal off the Port of Venice has stumbled upon major opposition ...

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Saipem Hit by South Stream Project Cancellation

Saipem Hit by South Stream Project Cancellation

Italian oil and gas industry contractor Saipem says it has received  a “Notification of suspension of Marine ...

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Fincantieri Returns to Scanship

Fincantieri Returns to Scanship

Norway’s Scanship Holding ASA has through its subsidiary Scanship AS entered into a contract with the Italian ...

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Epic Bali Saves Migrants off Italy

Epic Bali Saves Migrants off Italy

Singapore-based gas carrier fleet owner and operator Epic Gas has reported that one of its vessels, Epic Bali, was ...

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Failing to Tackle Migrants Flow Brings Problem Closer to Home

Italian navy rescue asylum seekers

The announcement of the UK Foreign Office that the UK will no longer take part in search and rescue operations in ...

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