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Pakistani Union Cancels Strike, Agrees on Wage Increase

The Shipbreaking Workers Union Gadani (SBWUG) called off their planned strike action on August 4 after reaching a ...

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GMS Urges Tanker Owners to Go the Extra Mile

Tanker owners need to adapt to the stricter requirements for cleaning vessels for hot works prior recycling amid ...

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GMS: Pakistan to Tighten Scrapping Rules for Tankers

Pakistani shipbreaking yards, which are currently closed for tankers following accidents on uncleaned FSU and LPG ...

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2017 Budget to Hit Pakistan, Bangladesh Scrapping Sectors

Ship-recycling sectors in Pakistan and Bangladesh have witnessed a decrease in LDT price after the respective ...

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Uncertainty Looms over Pakistani Shipbreaking Yards

The decision to halt shipbreaking activities at Gadani yards in Pakistan has left many fearing for the fate of new ...

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Minister Bans Shipbreaking Activities at Gadani Yards

The demolition of tankers and liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) carriers at Pakistan’s Gadani shipbreaking yards ...

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Pakistan's Port Qasim to Get 2nd FSRU

Following negotiations with the consortium of Engro, Fatima, and Shell, US-based Excelerate Energy said that it ...

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Authority Revokes Gadani's Ship Cutting Permissions

After the Pakistani shipbreaking market officially reopened following three high profile accidents, it was hit by ...

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Five Dead in Fire at Gadani Shipbreaking Yard

At least five workers lost their lives and three to eight were reported missing after a liquefied petroleum gas ...

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Höegh LNG Nabs FSRU Charter Deal in Pakistan

Floating energy solutions provider Höegh LNG has signed a long-term Floating Storage Regasification Unit (FSRU) ...

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Shipbreaking Activities to Restart at Gadani Yard

The activities at Pakistan’s Gadani shipbreaking yards are set to resume following an order by the High Court ...

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Tanker Fire at Gadani Shipbreaking Yard Still Active

The fire is still ongoing at the Gadani shipbreaking yard in Pakistan following a series of explosions aboard an ...

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Report: HPH to Open 2nd Pakistan Terminal This Fall

Singapore-based container port operator Hutchison Port Holdings (HPH) has reached an agreement with Karachi Port ...

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Scrapping Activity at South Asian Beaches Rises in Q2

A total of 182, out of 212 end­-of-­life ships which were sold for breaking in the second quarter of 2016, ended up ...

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CMA CGM Gets EPIC

French container shipping company CMA CGM plans to launch two new weekly services, EPIC 1 and EPIC 2, between the ...

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Qatargas Inks 20-Year LNG Supply Deal in Pakistan

LNG producer Qatargas has entered into a long-term Sale and Purchase Agreement (SPA) with Global Energy ...

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Gwadar Port Operators Exempted from Tax

A 23-year tax exemption has been approved for Chinese operators of Gwadar port in Pakistan by the country’s ...

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79 Pct of Ships Sold for Scrap in Q1 Ended Up in South Asia

Out of 239 end-of-life ships sold for breaking in the first quarter of 2016 a total of 79 per cent of ships ended ...

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Port Qasim Receives 1st LNG Cargo from Qatar

Qatar’s first shipment of liquefied natural gas (LNG) arranged under the new USD 16-billion deal signed last ...

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Pakistan Sets Sights on 2nd LNG Import Terminal

Energy-hungry Pakistan is planning to meet its gas needs by commissioning a second liquefied natural gas (LNG) ...

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Excelerate Marks First STS LNG Transfer in Pakistan

The Woodlands-based specialist in floating LNG solutions Excelerate Energy L.P. has completed the first ...

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