No Market for Unmanned Ships in Tanker Sector

Ardmore Shipping CCO comments on autonomous ships, digitalization and other industry trends.

NITC Ready for EU MRV

National Iranian Tanker Company awarded EU MRV compliance certificate.

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Qatargas, OMV Sign Five-Year LNG Deal

Qatargas has inked an agreement to deliver up to 1.1 million tons of LNG per year to OMV for a period of 5 years.

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IEA: Coal Demand to Remain Flat to 2022

Calm seas seem to be ahead for coal carrier owners in the next five years amid flat global demand for coal.

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World Maritime News Gets a New Mobile Website!

World Maritime News has a new and improved mobile website.

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No Magic Bullet for Sustainable Shipping

The maritime industry needs to piece together individual technologies to create efficient vessels.

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Top Ten Craziest Cruise Ship Amenities

The cruise liners are taking the 'at sea experience' to another level with innovative amenities.

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Tanker Ordering Up by 17 Pct despite Anticipated Headwinds

Shipowners appear to be unfazed by the likelihood of low profits continuing into the next year.

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New CEO Taking Helm at Bahri

Bahri has appointed Abdullah Aldubaikhi as the company’s new Chief Executive Officer, effective January 1, 2018.

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Abu Dhabi Ports Signs Fujairah Port Development Deal

Abu Dhabi Ports has signed an AED 500 million (USD 136.1 million) agreement to develop the Port of Fujairah.

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35 States Pen Declaration on Cutting Shipping's Emissions

The international maritime transport industry has to take urgent measures in order to cut its share of emissions.

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Khalifa Port Set to Handle Capesize Ships under EGA Deal

Khalifa Port is expected to welcome some of the world's largest bulk carriers as part of a long-term deal with EGA.

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Environmental Legislation Key Priority for BIMCO

Environmental legislation will be at the top of the agenda of Angus Frew, Secretary General & CEO of BIMCO.

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Cyber Hygiene Key to Hack-Proofing Your Business

With cyber crimes becoming ever more frequent, WMN explores what is key to becoming cyber resilient.

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Gloomy Outlook for Global Shipping amid Overcapacity Woes

The outlook for the global shipping industry remains negative, according to Fitch Ratings, as the rating agency ...

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DP World Takes Full Ownership of Santos Terminal

Dubai-based terminal operator DP World has completed the acquisition of an additional 66.67% stake in Empresa ...

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Tanker Market to Ride Out Another Year of OPEC Cuts

Aimed at rebalancing the oil market, the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), joined by non-member ...

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Survey: LNG Retrofitting Sparks High Interest

There is a strong interest of shipowners in retrofitting their ships with liquefied natural gas-powered (LNG) ...

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No Delay to 2020 Sulfur Cap’s Entrance into Force

The 2020 sulfur emissions legislation will enter into force without delay, Edmond Hughes, IMO’s head of air ...

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Containership Fleet Breaks 21Mn TEU Mark

The cellular containership fleet has reached a new high of 21 million TEU in November, according to Alphaliner. ...

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Product Tanker Fired Upon off Yemen

A product tanker was fired upon while underway some 33 nautical miles South West of Mukalla, Yemen on November 21. ...

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World Expects Bold Goals on Cutting Emissions from Shipping

The whole world would be watching the International Maritime Organization (IMO) in 2018, looking for something of ...

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Yemen: Port of Hudaydah Reopens to Receive 1st Aid Ship

The first aid ship has reached the Yemeni Port of Hudaydah as Saudi Arabia-led Coalition allowed for the Red Sea ...

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Loaded Container Shipments to Break 200 Mn TEU Mark

Global loaded container traffic is on track to break the 200 million teu threshold this year for the first time ...

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Arzana, the First Custom-Built TSHD for Gulf Area

It was a happy occasion, last September 20 at Royal IHC’s shipyard in Kinderdijk, the Netherlands. An international ...

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Hoegh LNG Pulls the Plug on FSRU Charter Deal with GEI

Owner and operator of floating LNG import terminals Höegh LNG Holdings has terminated the 20-year charter contract ...

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ZIM Cautiously Optimistic as It Sails Back to Black in Q3

Israeli container shipping company ZIM reaped the fruits of the market recovery and returned to the black in the ...

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