Carrier Alliances Worry Singapore’s Shippers

Mega-Alliances

The Singapore National Shippers’ Council (SNSC) expressed growing concern over the ongoing trend pursued by ...

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Singapore Asks Iran to Investigate Alpine Eternity Incident

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The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has requested the Iranian maritime authorities to investigate ...

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Singapore and Malaysia Boost Ferry Links

Singapore and Malaysia Boost Ferry Links

The Maritime Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) and Malaysian Johor Port Authority have signed an agreement to ...

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Cargo Ships Stranded off Yemen for Days

Port of Aden (Illustration)

At least five merchant vessels loaded with food were anchored off Yemen unable to enter the country’s waters ...

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Adapting to Challenging Market Conditions Needs Speeding Up

Ms Tan Beng Tee, Mr Michael Chia, Mr Khalid Hashim, Mr Marcus Hand

Asia’s maritime leaders called for the industry to adapt more quickly to changing market conditions in order to ...

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Yangzijiang Posts Double-Digit Profit Growth

Yangzijiang Posts Double-Digit Profit Growth

Singapore-based Yangzijiang Shipbuilding has reported net profit attributable to shareholders of RMB 3.48 billion ...

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Singapore to Bolster Its Maritime Sector

Port of Singapore

The Singapore government has set forth measures aimed at strengthening the competitiveness of its maritime sector ...

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Stena Bulk Names First of Its Ten Newbuilds

Stena Impression

Stena Bulk’s IMOIIMAX Stena Impression, the first of ten 50,000 DWT MR chemical tanker newbuilds, was named ...

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Diana Keeps Clearlake Gig

Diana Keeps Clearlake Gig

Greek dry bulk specialist Diana Shipping has extended the present time charter contracts for MV Myrsini and MV ...

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Sembcorp Marine, Partners Target Innovative Hull Designs

A*STAR’s Institute of High Performance Computing (IHPC), Sembcorp Marine Ltd, University of Glasgow and ...

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Shanghai Keeps Lead as World’s Busiest Container Port

Port of Shaghai

China’s Port of Shanghai has wrapped up the year with a new record in the number of handled containers ...

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PSA International Marks Spike in Annual Container Volumes

PSA International Marks Spike in Annual Container Volumes

Singapore based port operator PSA International handled 65.44 million Twenty-foot Equivalent Units (TEUs) of ...

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Image of the Day: Iver Ambition Rejuvenated

Image of the Day Iver Ambition Rejuvenated

Dutch shipping company Vroon is bringing its bitumen tanker Iver Ambition, former San Lorenzo, back into service ...

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Update 2: Bintan Dodges Oil Spill

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The oil that spilled from Libyan-registered oil tanker Al Yarmouk is not headed towards the island of Bintan based ...

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Yangzijiang Shipbuilding Ends 2014 with 13 New Orders

Yangzijiang Shipbuilding Ends 2014 on High Note

Singapore-listed Yangzijiang Shipbuilding Limited has reported a strong finish to 2014, entering into thirteen new ...

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Golar LNG Moves forward with Second FLNGV Conversion

Golar LNG Moves forward with Second FLNGV Conversion

Norway’s liquefied natural gas shipping company Golar LNG Limited has executed and made effective agreements ...

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Former ST Marine President Charged with Corruption

Former SE Marine President Charged with Corruption

The State Courts of Singapore charged See Leong Teck, the former president of shipbuilder Singapore Technologies ...

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Indonesia Launches Search For Missing AirAsia Plane

Indonesia Launches Search For Missing AirAsia Plane

The National Search and Rescue Agency Republic of Indonesia (BASARNAS) has launched an international search and ...

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Wan Hai, APL Boost Intra-Asia Network

Wan Hai, APL Boost Intra-Asia Network

Wan Hai Lines (WHL) and American President Lines (APL) will expand further on their present intra-Asia network by ...

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OOCL Adds New Intra-Asia Service

OOCL Adds New Intra-Asia Service

Hong Kong-headquartered container shipping company Oriental Overseas Container Line (OOCL) has  introduced a new ...

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World’s Biggest Containership Drops Anchor in Singapore

World's Biggest Containership Drops Anchor in Singapore

The world’s biggest containership CSCL Globe paid a maiden call at Pasir Panjang port, Singapore, the Strait ...

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