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UAE: DP World Receives Prestigious Lloyd’s List ...

UAE - DP World Receives Prestigious Lloyd’s List Training Award

DP World, UAE Region has been honored with the prestigious Lloyd’s List Training Award for 2011 for its outstanding ...

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UAE: Clarion Events Announces Launch of Maritime ...

UAE-Clarion Events Announces Launch of Maritime Security and Surveillance Conference

Clarion Events announced the launch of its inaugural Maritime Security and Surveillance conference, which will ...

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Oil Tanker Supply in Persian Gulf Expands, Says Marex ...

  The supply of oil tankers competing to load 2 million-barrel cargoes of crude from ports in the Persian Gulf ...

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Tanker BW Danube Evades Pirates in Gulf of Aden

Tanker BW Danube Evades Pirates in Gulf of Aden

On 15 November 2011, BW Danube evaded a pirate attack in the Gulf of Aden. No injuries to the BW crew or damage to ...

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Bahrain: EDB Signs MoU with Rodriguez Cantieri Navalli

The Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with world-renowned ...

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UK: ICS – Shipping, World Trade and the Reduction ...

ICS - Shipping, World Trade and the Reduction of CO2 Emissions

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) – which represents all sectors and trades of the global shipping ...

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UK: We Must Protect Crews from Horrors of Piracy, Says ...

UK- We Must Protect Crews from Horrors of Piracy, Says President of InterManager

The “horrors” of piracy have dominated the first year of Meridian Marine Management Managing Director Alastair ...

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Norway: Wilhelmsen Ships Service’s Liferaft Exchange ...

Norway - Wilhelmsen Ships Service’s Liferaft Exchange Concept Continues to Expand Globally

Wilhelmsen Ships Service’s (WSS) market-leading global Liferaft Exchange Programme (LRE) is set to hit 15,000 ...

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UAE: ADPC Receives Borouge Delegation at Khalifa Port

UAE - ADPC Receives Borouge Delegation at Khalifa Port

The Abu Dhabi Ports Company (ADPC) received last week a high profile delegation from Abu Dhabi Polymers Company ...

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UAE: Grandweld Shipyard Delivers New Crew Boat

UAE - Grandweld Shipyard Delivers New Crew Boat-

  Grandweld Shipyards has commemorated the delivery of the second of three 41M crew boats in a special ...

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UAE: Leighton Offshore Launches Cable Laying Vessel

UAE -Leighton Offshore Launches Cable Laying Vessel

Leighton Offshore launched the newest edition to the fleet, the Leighton MPV-1 cable lay vessel, at the Al Jazeera ...

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Pakistan: Port Qasim Terminals Enhances Night ...

  Global marine terminal operator DP World announced that its facility at Qasim International Container ...

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Iran to Deliver Aframax Ships to Venezuela on Time

  The Managing Director of Iran’s Marine Industrial Company (SADRA) Mehdi E’tesam said Wednesday locally ...

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Iran’s Destroyer Thwarts Pirate Attack on Oil Tanker

  An attempt by pirates to hijack an Iranian oil tanker in the Red Sea​ was foiled after an Iranian fleet of ...

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Qatar: Dimdex, RUSI Qatar Partner for Middle East Naval ...

Qatar - Dimdex, RUSI Qatar Partner for Middle East Naval Commanders ConferenceQatar - Dimdex, RUSI Qatar Partner for Middle East Naval Commanders Conference

The third Doha International Maritime Defence Exhibition and Conference (Dimdex 2012) has announced that the Royal ...

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UAE: Lamprell Receives Order for New Jack-Up Rig

UAE - Lamprell Receives Order for New Jack-Up Rig

Lamprell , a leading provider of specialist engineering services to the international offshore and onshore oil ...

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UAE: DP World Welcomes British Transport Minister at ...

HE Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Chairman, DP World, has welcomed visiting British Transport Minister, Mike Penning ...

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Somali Pirates Release Crew Members of Algerian Bulk ...

Somali pirates Thursday morning released 25 of the crew members of Algerian bulk carrier MV Blida, hijacked on the ...

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Denmark: Clipper Partner Urges Shipowners to Join ...

Clipper Partner Urges Ship Owners to Join Forces in Piracy Battle

Clipper Group partner Per Gullestrup says the nationality of seafarers taken hostage in piracy attacks has had a ...

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Iraqi Navy Receives Sixth Coastal Patrol Boat

Iraqi Navy Receives Sixth Coastal Patrol Boat

The Navy formally delivered the sixth 35-meter patrol boat (P-305) to the Iraqi navy at the Umm Qasr naval facility ...

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Deliveries of New Containerships Surpasses 1 Million ...

  According to maritime consultant Alphaliner, deliveries of new containerships have surpassed the 1 million ...

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UAE: Topaz Announces Refinancing Deal

Topaz Announces Refinancing Deal

UAE-based Topaz Energy and Marine, a leading oilfield services multinational and subsidiary of Renaissance ...

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Rents for Capesize Ships Fell

Rents for capesize ships that haul iron ore and coal fell for a fifth session as the number of the vessels ...

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UN Agencies Launch ‘The Blueprint for Ocean and ...

UN Agencies Launche 'The Blueprint for Ocean and Coastal Sustainability' in Paris, France

United Nations agencies in Paris ( 1 November 2011) launched a plan to improve the management of oceans and coastal ...

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Greek-owned Chemical Tanker Hijacked in Gulf of Aden

Somali pirates have hijacked a Greek-owned chemical tanker in the Gulf of Aden with a crew of 22 people on board ...

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UK: IMO Secretary-General Urges States to Bring 2010 ...

IMO Secretary-General Urges States to Bring 2010 HNS Protocol into Force

IMO Secretary-General Efthimios E. Mitropoulos urged States to take steps to bring the 2010 Protocol to the ...

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UK: Sustainable Shipping Initiative’s Vision Signed

UK - Sustainable Shipping Initiative’s Vision Signed

The Sustainable Shipping Initiative (SSI), a coalition of global companies including Wärtsilä, and NGOs spanning ...

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