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Monjasa Takes Full Ownership of Five Bunker Tankers

Accra

The vessels can segregate between two and six different types of oil products onboard.

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Hamburg and Rotterdam to Jointly Tackle Shipping Emissions

Port of Rotterdam

The two ports are to operate under a set of identical climate protection measures.

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Here are the most popular news from last week.

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Hyundai Heavy Gets LR's First Digital Component Approval

HHI LR

The approval is for a component of HHI's Integrated Smartship Solution (ISS).

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MSC Ship Fined for Violating Speed Limit in Canada

msc_diego

Transport Canada has issued a CAD 12,000 penalty to a containership operated by Swiss MSC.

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New Study Confirms Scrubbers Would Aid Global CO2 Reduction

Scrubber study

The study takes into consideration energy needed to produce distillate fuels.

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Oil Majors Exempted from New US Sanctions on Venezuela

Venezuela

Venezuelan-owned and U.S.-based oil and gas company Citgo is also exempted.

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MOL Sets Up Zero Emission Fuel Working Group

MOL containership

The working group has an aim to reduce emissions in shipping's value chains by using methanation fuel.

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Australia Mulls Joining Strait of Hormuz Coalition

AUSMIN talks

Australia is giving "serious consideration"to the U.S. request.

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Pacific Basin to Fit Majority of Supramaxes with Scrubbers

Pacific Basin bulker

The equipment is expected to set Pacific Basin up "for what we believe will be stronger years ahead."

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UK Unveils Plan to Establish Free Ports after Brexit

Freeports

Free ports could be free of some checks and paperwork, and include customs and tax benefits.

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AAL to Introduce Low Sulphur Surcharge Ahead of IMO 2020

AAL Shipping

AAL Shipping revealed its plans to become fully compliant with the new IMO sulphur regulation.

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Norway Updates Strait of Hormuz Security Warning

Strait of Hormuz Security level

Norwegian-flagged vessels are advised to minimize transit in Iranian territorial waters.

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Korean Register Launches New GHG Data Management Tool

Korean Register GHG tool

The tool supports data collection plan development, data transmission and data report creation.

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Indonesia to Delay Sulphur Cap Implementation in Its Waters

Shipping

The decision was made amid abundant supplies of 3.5% sulphur content fuel at Indonesia's energy company.

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South Africa: Key Legislation Needed Ahead of Sulphur Cap

Shipping

A key instrument in the process is a yet non-existent but crucially important piece of legislation.

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Panama Canal, UN Environment to Jointly Fight Climate Change

Panama Canal

The parties signed a cooperation deal to join efforts on sustainable development and combating climate change.

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US Sanctions Chinese Firm for Buying Iranian Crude Oil

Iran sanctions

A Chinese oil trading company and its chief executive are the latest entities to be sanctioned.

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Stena Bulk Gets in Touch with Crew of Detained Tanker

Stena Impero

The company established communication with the crew five days after the vessel was seized.

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Maersk Boxship Pays Up after Spewing Smoke in Spain

Maersk Sembawang

Maersk Sembawang has been able to return to operations after crew repairs.

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Readers' Picks of the Week

Shipping

We bring you the most popular news from the week of July 15.

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Germany Becomes 13th Member of Hong Kong Convention

Germany

Germany joins the Hong Kong Convention for safe and responsible ship recycling.

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MSC Gayane Released on USD 50 Mn Bond

MSC Gayane

The ship was seized in Philadelphia with almost 20 tons of cocaine on board.

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Bureau Veritas Joins International Windship Association

Shipping

The classification society would help further the development of primary renewable solutions.

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India Takes Helm of IACS

IACS

The year-long tenure started this month.

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Nigeria Introduces New Bill to Tackle Rampant Piracy

Nigeria anti-piracy

The bill empowers authorities to seize vessels used by pirates anywhere in Nigeria and in international waters.

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