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Coral Princess Starts Disembarking Passengers

Coral Princess

Passengers have started to disembark Coral Princess after the cruise ship finally docked at the Port of Miami on April 4.

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Venezuelan Patrol Boat Collides with Cruise Ship, Sinks

Resolute

A Venezuelan patrol boat sank after allegedly ramming an expedition cruise ship off Venezuela.

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Okeanis Eco Tankers Secures Work for VLCC

tanker

Okeanis Eco Tankers Corp. inks time charter contract for one of its VLCC vessels.

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USCG Medevacs Crewman from Yang Ming Boxship

USCG

An injured crew member of a Taiwan-flagged containership was medevaced off Francisco Bay.

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UAE to Ease Restrictions on Crew Changes

Khalifa port

UAE has decided to gradually lift the restrictions on crew changes.

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Evergreen Orders 1,800 Star Cool Reefers from MCI

Evergreen

Evergreen Marine Corp. has ordered 1,800 Star Cool reefers from Maersk Container Industry.

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Readers' Picks of the Week

Aerial view of a container terminal

Here are the most-read stories of the past week.

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Construction of World's Largest LNG-Fueled RoRo Ship Begins

RoRo

CIMC Raffles has cut the first steel for a new LNG-powered RoRo vessel ordered by Wallenius SOL. 

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New Cluster of Coronavirus Cases Emerges at Keppel Shipyard

Keppel Offshore and Marine

A new cluster of coronavirus infected people has been identified at Singapore-based Keppel Shipyard.

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ECSA: Maritime-Specific Rescue and Recovery Plan Is Needed

Hamburg

ECSA stressed that more sector-specific actions are needed to save the European shipping industry.

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Carnival to Put Majority of Its Ships in Prolonged Layups

Carnival Imagination

Carnival Corporation expects to put a vast majority of its ships in prolonged layups.

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Thousands of Cruise Ship Crew Members Stranded at Sea

Cruise ship crew

Thousands of seafarers employed on cruise ships are still stranded at sea.

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MOL Integrates Tanker Management Companies

Tanker

Japanese shipping major MOL has decided to unify its wholly owned management companies for tankers.

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Sand: Massive Supply-Demand Imbalance Upon Us

Tanker

Saudi Arabia to flood the market with crude oil at a time when demand is in doldrums amid coronavirus pandemic.

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ONE Issues Its 1st Electronic Bill of Lading

ONE Aquila

ONE handles its first ever electronic Bill of Lading.

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IMO Chief Seeks UN Support over Keyworker Exemptions

seafarer

IMO Secretary-General asked UN agencies to support the designation of seafarers, port workers as key personnel.

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Holland America's Ships With Sick Guests Dock in Florida

Zaandam

MS Zaandam and MS Rotterdam arrive in Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

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SKDY Gets ClassNK AiP for LNG-Fueled Chemical Tanker Design

LNG-Fueled Tanker

ClassNK grants AiP to Shin Kurushima Dockyard for a concept design of 49,000 dwt LNG-fueled chemical tanker.

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Eli Tilles Confident About Winning Haifa Privatization

Haifa port

Israeli businessman Eli Tilles in advanced talks with foreign partners to bid for Haifa privatization tender.

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EU Commission Stops the Clock on HHIH-DSME Merger Probe

EU

EU Commission has suspended the full-scale probe into the proposed acquisition of DSME by HHIH.

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SEA Europe Calls for EU Protection from Covid-19 Crisis

drydock

SEA Europe: Europe risks to lose its strategic maritime technology sector to Asia.

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Cruise Shipbuilding Boosts Fincantieri's Revenues

Fincantieri

Fincantieri closed 2019 with record revenues driven by a significant increase in cruise ship production volumes.

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World's Largest Boxship to Start Sailing at the End of April

HMM Blessing

The delivery of 24,000 TEU containerships to HMM will not be delayed.

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IRClass: 1st Ship Classed under Lebanese Flag

IRClass

Ship classification society Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) has classed its first vessel under the Lebanese flag.

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FSL Trust Finalizes Sale of Aframax Tanker

Tanker

FSL Shanghai, a crude oil tanker, was sold to Performance Shipping.

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DHT Holdings Inks Charters for 6 VLCCs

DHT tanker DHT Condor

DHT Holdings has secured time charters for six of its very large crude carriers (VLCCs).

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Maersk Wraps Up Performance Team Acquisition

Maersk

Danish giant Maersk closes the acquisition of Performance Team, a US warehousing and distribution company.

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