Shipping a Moving Target for Cyber Threats

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

Tanker Chemroad Journey Refloated off Vietnam

The 2009-built chemical tanker Chemroad Journey was refloated after being stranded off the coast of Vietnam for ...

read more →

Nine Missing after Ship Sinks off Vietnam

Nine seafarers remain missing after their general cargo vessel Hai Thanh 26 BIDV sank some 44 nautical mile off the ...

read more →

Vinalines Chosen for Port, Shipping and Logistics Projects

Vietnam National Shipping Lines (Vinalines) has been assigned a large number of port, shipping and logistics ...

read more →

Hanoi Court Sentences Two Vinashin Execs to Death

The People’s Court in Hanoi has sentenced Tran Van Liem, former director general of Vinashin Ocean Shipping, ...

read more →

Margrethe Maersk Becomes Largest Ship to Call Vietnam

Margrethe Maersk, an ultra large container vessel (ULCV) owned by Danish shipping giant Maersk Line, called at the ...

read more →

Two Missing after Collision in South China Sea

Two people went missing following a collision between a Chinese general cargo vessel Guo Shun 21 and ...

read more →

Hanjin Shipping to Sell Vietnamese Terminal Stake

South Korea’s cash-strapped shipping firm Hanjin Shipping decided to sell its stake in the Vietnamese Tan ...

read more →

Vinashin’s Former Execs Face Criminal Charges

Vietnam’s Ministry of Public Security has proposed criminal charges against three former executives of Vinashin ...

read more →

New Service Calls Double CMIT’s Q1 Volumes

Cai Mep International Terminal (CMIT), a deep-water facility located in the Ba Ria‐Vung Tau Province, southeast of ...

read more →

18 Seamen Evacuated as Cargo Vessel Burns in Tonkin Bay

A Mongolia-flagged bulk carrier South Star caught fire while moored in Tonkin Bay, Hai Phong, Vietnam, on February ...

read more →

Northern Volition Ablaze off Vietnam

A fire broke out on board the Portuguese-flagged containership Northern Volition off Vung Tau Town on the southern ...

read more →

Crane Crashes on Boxship in Vietnam

Several people were injured after a gantry crane crashed on the containership Fortune Navigator in Ta Thuan Port, ...

read more →

Cai Mep Proves Its Readiness for Bigger Ships

Vietnam’s Cai Mep International Terminal (CMIT), owned by APM Terminals, welcomed the 14,000 TEU m/v CSCL ...

read more →

Three Vietnamese Men Die on Cargo Ship in Malaysia

Three Vietnamese Men Die on Cargo Ship in Malaysia

Three Vietnamese nationals died after apparently inhaling poisonous gases while working in an enclosed part of a ...

read more →

Fugitive Vinashin Executive Caught After 5 Years

Fugitive Vinashin Executive Caught after 5 Years

Vietnam’s Ministry of Public Security has arrested a former executive of Vinashin Ocean Shipping who has been ...

read more →

Freighter Aground and Taking On Water off Vietnam

Freighter Aground and Taking On Water off Vietnam

A Vietnam-flagged general cargo ship carrying 3,000 tons of rice lost control due to strong winds and ran aground ...

read more →

IPO Brings Saigon Port USD 19 Million

IPO Debut Brings Saigon Port USD 19 Million

Vietnam’s Saigon Port Company Limited sold 35.71 million shares through its initial public offering (IPO) at ...

read more →

Malaysia Closing Down on Tanker Hijacking Mastermind

Malaysia Closing Down on Tanker Hijacking Mastermind

Malaysian authorities are close to identifying a person who planned the hijacking of the oil tanker MT Orkim ...

read more →

Orkim Harmony Hijackers Confess

Orkim Harmony Hijackers Confess

The eight Indonesian nationals arrested by Vietnamese authorities and suspected of hijacking the Malaysia-flagged ...

read more →

Vietnamese Freighter Hits Coral Reefs off Philippines

Vietnamese Freighter Hits Coral Reefs off Indonesia

A Vietnam-flagged freighter ran aground and damaged coral reefs around 800 meters off the entrance to Legazpi City ...

read more →

LPG Tanker Disappears off Vietnam

LPG Tanker Disappears off Vietnam

An LPG tanker disappeared in the South China Sea after issuing a distress signal some 200 miles off Vietnam on June ...

read more →