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Top Articles of the Year

2017 Year in Review: Here are the year's biggest news stories

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Top Images of the Year

Our picks for the top maritime images of 2017.

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Ship Critical Systems Easy Target for Hackers

Hackers can easily access and over-ride ship critical systems, results of a Naval Dome tests show.

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Containership, Gas Fleets to Grow by 150 Pct by 2050

The container shipping and gas fleets are expected to see a rise of almost 150 percent by 2050.

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BIMCO: Dry Bulk Demand to Outstrip Supply in 2018

BIMCO expects the global demand growth in the dry bulk sector to outstrip supply growth in 2018.

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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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