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Arctic Economic Council Launched

Arctic Economic Council Launched

The founding meeting of the Arctic Economic Council (AEC) was held in Iqaluit, Canada, September 2-3. The new ...

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EU to Improve Port Services Rules

EU to Improve Port Services Rules

European Union’s Transport, Telecommunications and Energy Council adopted a general approach on new rules for ...

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Long Beach Port Budget Cleared

Long Beach Port Budget Cleared

The Long Beach City Council voted unanimously Tuesday, September 2, to approve an USD 858 million budget for the ...

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EMSA Bankrolled for Marine Pollution Response

EMSA Bankrolled for Marine Pollution Response Project

The European Council has adopted a regulation to finance the actions of the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) ...

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IACS Updates Forward Strategy, Elects New Chairman

The International Association of Classification Societies (IACS) has updated its forward strategy and work plan for ...

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Nigerian Shippers Council to Move Port Industry Forward

The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) Malam Habib Abdullahi has directed that office ...

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EU Council and Parliament Agree on EMSA Funding

The EU member states’ permanent representatives have endorsed the compromise reached between the Council and ...

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IACS Council Adopts New Harmonised Common Structural Rules

IACS has unanimously adopted new harmonised Common Structural Rules (CSR) for oil tankers and bulk carriers at its ...

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Denmark Re-Elected for IMO Council

Denmark has been elected for another two years on the Council of the International Maritime Organization (IMO). ...

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Gardline Chairman Appointed as Co-Chair of Marine ...

Gregory Darling, group chairman of Gardline has been appointed Industry Co-chair of the Marine Industries ...

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IMO: World Maritime Day Theme for 2014 Selected

The IMO Council has endorsed a proposal by IMO Secretary-General Koji Sekimizu to adopt “IMO Conventions: Effective ...

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European Council Adopts Directive on Safety of Offshore ...

The Council adopted yesterday a directive on safety of offshore oil and gas operations. The new regulatory ...

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Dubai Council for Marine and Maritime Industries Lays ...

Dubai Council for Marine and Maritime Industries, the umbrella industry body representing the marine and relevant ...

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Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Joins World Ocean Council

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has joined the World Ocean Council (WOC), an international non-governmental ...

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Drydocks World Leads Formation of Dubai Council for ...

Drydocks World, the leading service provider in the maritime industry, has announced today the formation of the ...

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IMO Council Endorses Evolutionary Sub-Committee ...

IMO Council Endorses Evolutionary Sub-Committee Restructuring (UK)

The IMO Council, meeting for its 109th session in London has endorsed, in principle, a restructuring of IMO’s ...

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EU Council Backs Cleaner Marine Fuel Standards

  The Council adopted today 1 a directive amending directive 1999/32/EC as regards the sulphur content of ...

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USA: Chief of Naval Operations Establishes LCS Council

Chief of Naval Operations Establishes LCS Council

The chief of naval operations (CNO) established a board known as the LCS Council Aug. 22 made up of four Navy vice ...

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UK: North Star Shipping Wins Safey Award

North Star Shipping wins Safey Award

North Star Shipping wins international safety award for eleventh consecutive year. North Star Shipping, a division ...

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IMO Re-elects Denmark for Another Two Years in Council

IMO Re-elects Denmark for Another Two Years in Council

Friday afternoon, Denmark was elected for another two years in the IMO Council. Hereby, Denmark’s international ...

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UK: IMO Assembly Elects New 40-Member Council

UK-IMO Assembly Elects New 40-Member Council

The Assembly of the International Maritime Organization has elected the following States to be Members of its ...

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