Enrica Lexie Case: Court Orders Return of Italian Marine

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One of the two Italian Navy marines, being held in India after they were accused of killing two Indian fishermen in ...

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Fincantieri Holds Coin Ceremony for 1st Seaside Smart Ship

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Geneva-based cruise line MSC Cruises and Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri hosted on Thursday a coin ceremony at ...

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13 Tons of Hashish Found aboard Panamanian-Flagged Ship

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Italian police has seized around 13 tons of hashish aboard a Panamanian-flagged ship identified as Munzur. The ship ...

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Turkish Cargo Ship Arrested in Italy

Turkish Cargo Ship Arrested in Italy

Turkish-flagged general cargo ship Ahmet Akgul was arrested in the port Torre Annunziata, Italy, on November 9 due ...

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APMT, Qingdao Port Group Pen MoU on Vado Project

APMT, Qingdao Port Group Pen MoU on Vado Project

Representatives of China’s Qingdao Port Group signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)  with APM Terminals ...

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Abu Dhabi Ports Opens Its Doors to Italian Investors

Abu Dhabi Ports Opens Its Doors to Italian Companies

UAE’s port developer and operator Abu Dhabi Ports has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the ...

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APMT Adds Lifting Capacity to Vado Terminal

APMT Adds Lifting Capacity to Vado Terminal

The Netherlands-based container terminal operator APM Terminals signed an agreement for the construction and ...

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Hundreds Feared Dead after Boat Sinks off Libya

Hundreds Feared Dead after Boat Carrying Migrants Sinks off Libya

Around 200 people are missing and feared dead after an overcrowded boat carrying African migrants across the ...

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One Dead, Three Injured in Floating Dry Dock in Livorno

One Dead, Three Injured in Floating Dry Dock in Livorno

One person died and three were injured after the research vessel Urania suddenly heeled portside and listed some 30 ...

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ITLOS Says Italian Marines to Stay in India

Enrica Lexie Case Goes to International Arbitration

The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) in Hamburg has ruled against Italy’s request for ...

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US Investment Funds Eyeing Italian Shipping Loans

US Investment Funds Eyeing Italian Shipping Loans

U.S. investment funds have set their sights on USD 13 billion worth of shipping loan portfolios held by Italian ...

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Thousands of Migrants Rescued in the Mediterranean

Thousands of Migrants Rescued in the Mediterranean

Around 2,700 migrants from 13 boats were rescued some 35 miles off the coast of Libya yesterday, according to the ...

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Fincantieri Shipyard Released, Environmental Probe Continues

Fincantieri Shipyard Released, Environmental Probe Continues

Italian police have released areas of Fincantieri’s Monfalcone shipyard seized on June 29 on the order of the ...

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Sea Shepherd Back in Sicilian Waters

Sea Shepherd Back in Sicilian Waters

Sea Shepherd Global has launched Operation Siracusa 2015 to fight illegal fishing in the Plemmirio Marine Reserve, ...

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Engine Room Fire Disables Italian Ferry off Bari

Engine Room Fire Disables Italian Ferry off Bari

An Italian ferry carrying 253 passengers and crew en route to the Albanian port of Durres had to return to the port ...

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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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