Shipping a Moving Target for Cyber Threats

Lars Lange, IUMI Secretary-General, speaks of numerous challenges related to cyber risk insurance

Amended Colombo Port City Project Given the Go Ahead

The Sri Lankan Government has given the green light for the Colombo Port City Project, having amended the original ...

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Sri Lanka Wants a Partner for Remaining ECT Stake

Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA) is looking for a shipping company or a terminal operator to take over 49% of the ...

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Colombo Wants a Spot Among World's Top 20 Container Ports

Sri Lanka’s port of Colombo wants to secure a spot among the top 20 global container ports and now seems to ...

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Port of Colombo Hits Five Million Containers Mark

Sri Lanka’s Port of Colombo has handled five million containers so far this year, for the first time in the ...

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Colombo Port City Project to Be Back on Track Soon

The Chinese and Sri Lankan governments are expected to reach a solution on the much discussed USD 1.4 billion ...

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Hambantota Port to Get New LPG Terminal

Sri Lanka’s Hambantota port will soon expand its operations with a new LPG terminal to be built by Laugfs ...

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Laugfs Adds Second LPG Carrier

Sri Lanka’s Laugfs Maritime Services, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Laugfs Gas, has bought its second LPG ship ...

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NGO Urges Carriers to Slow Down in Sri Lanka to Save Whales

NGO Urges Carriers to Slow Down in Sri Lanka to Save Whales

Friend of the Sea, an international non-governmental organisation, has pointed to the problem of the increasing ...

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Colombo Port City Project Won't Be Abandoned

The Sri Lankan government will not abandon the USD 1.4 billion Colombo Port City project though its work had ...

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Sri Lanka Wants to Renew Colombo-Tuticorin Ferry Service

Sri Lanka plans to reopen discussions with the Indian government on the renewal of the Colombo-Tuticorin (India) ...

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Sri Lanka Gives an Inch on Port City Project

Sri Lanka Gives an Inch on Port City Project

The government of Sri Lanka approved on Wednesday the construction of a breakwater for a USD 1.5 billion port city ...

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China Pushes for Unfreezing of Sri Lanka Port Project

China is investing diplomatic efforts to put plans for construction of a USD 1.5 billion port city project in Sri ...

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Sri Lanka Facing Fisheries Export Ban

Sri Lanka Facing Fishing Export Ban

In its fight against illegal fishing activities worldwide, the European Commission has today proposed to ban ...

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China JV Invests into Sri Lankan Hambantota Port

China Invests into Sri Lankan Hambantota Port

Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA) has agreed on key terms of Supply, Operate and Transfer agreement (SOT) with China ...

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Port of Colombo Upgrade in Full Swing

The Sri Lanka Government has identified Colombo Port Expansion Project (CPEP) as a way to cater to the increasing ...

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CSCL Gets Loan for Two Newbuilds

Chairman of the Ceylon Shipping Corporation Limited, Vice Admiral Jayanath Colombage, and Mr. Vasantha Kumarand, ...

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Master Divers Strengthens Its Position in Shipping ...

Master Divers will open a regional office in Hambantota to meet the growing demands of the shipping industry. ...

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Port of Colombo: South Container Terminal Officially Opened

On August 5th following the construction of the International Port of Colombo South Container Terminal Project in ...

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Sri Lanka: Shipping Sector Can Tap Regional Growth

The Sri Lankan shipping sector with relevant infrastructure in place has potential, to tap into the regional growth ...

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Sri Lanka: Colombo South Harbour Opens Today

  A $500 million Colombo South Harbour will open today. The massive terminal in Colombo is located mid-way on the ...

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Sri Lanka: Heavy-Lift Vessel Han Xin Delivers Six Giant ...

Projects FPS – a division of FPS Sri Lanka, one of the country’s leading project forwarders – has handled the ...

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