Shipping’s Decarbonization Will Need Major R&D Investment

Collaboration and investment in technology development key for meeting IMO's targets

RMT, CalMac Move into Dispute as Talks Break Down

After two days of extensive pay negotiations between Scottish ferry operator Caledonian MacBrayne (CalMac) and the ...

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Navios Takes Dispute with Vale to Arbitration

The Greek dry bulk shipping company Navios Maritime Holdings has started arbitration proceedings in London on June ...

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Poland’s DCT Gdansk Ends Three-Year Contract Dispute

The Polish affiliated dockers’ union Solidarność has concluded a lengthy dispute with the Deepwater Container ...

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Algoma Wins Court Dispute against Bankrupt Mingde Heavy

UK Arbitration Tribunal in London has ruled in favour of Canadian Algoma Central Corporation with regard to a ...

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Federal Mediator to Jumpstart West Coast Contract Dispute

Federal Mediator to Jumpstart US West Coast Ports Contract Dispute

The International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) and Pacific Maritime Association (PMA) have agreed to ...

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ECT, Port of Rotterdam End Marathon Legal Row

ECT, Port of Rotterdam End Marathon Legal Row

Europe Container Terminals (ECT) and the Port of Rotterdam Authority have agreed to end a three-year legal dispute ...

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Dispute Halts Operations at Aqaba Container Terminal

Operations at Aqaba Container Terminal (ACT), Jordan were halted on Monday morning as new dispute between the ...

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Workers at Hyundai Heavy Threaten to Strike

Workers at Hyundai Heavy Threaten to Strike

Workers at South Korea’s shipbuilding giant Hyundai Heavy Industries will refuse to work after the regular ...

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Reaction: Vitol Not Involved in MUA Dispute

Reaction Vitol Not Involved in MUA Dispute

In a statement emailed to World Maritime News, Viva Energy Australia denied the Maritime Union of Australia’s ...

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Costa Rica Proposes Investments to Settle Concession Dispute

Costa Rica Proposes Investments to Settle Concession Dispute

Costa Rica’s labor ministry presented a proposal to invest around USD 260 million in Port of Limón and further USD ...

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UPDATE 2: Kurdish Crude Tanker Reappears. Still Not Unloaded.

The tanker United Kalavrvta (formerly SCF BYRRANGA) carrying one million barrels of Kurdish oil, which disappeared ...

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Tentative Agreement Reached in Pacific Northwest Grain ...

Tentative Agreement Reached in Pacific Northwest Grain Terminal Dispute

A tentative agreement for a new contract covering grain terminals in the Pacific Northwest was reached on August ...

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Hamburg Court Backs E.R. Schiffahrt’s Claim

Hamburg Court Backs E.R. Schiffahrt's Claim

In the dispute between Hamburg shipping company E.R. Schiffahrt and investment firm MPC Flottenfonds III, the ...

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Croatia-Slovenia Dispute Enters New Phase

The Arbitral Tribunal in the arbitration concerning a territorial and maritime dispute between the Republic of ...

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JinHai Heavy Wins Arbitration Case against Gulf Navigation

Dubai-based shipper, Gulf Navigation has lost an arbitration case in the United Kingdom related to the dispute with ...

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FLEX LNG Gives Update on Dispute with SHI

FLEX LNG provides an update to the shareholders regarding the ongoing dispute with Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI). ...

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China, U.S. Officials Agree on Naval Exercises, S. ...

  Senior officers of the Chinese and United States armed forces agreed to conduct a series of exchange ...

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Australian Dock Dispute Delaying Ships

  Industrial action at Australian wharves began Wednesday and has already caused some container ships to slow ...

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United States: cruise auctioneer faces fraud charges

More than two dozen people have sued cruise ship auctioneer Park West on Tuesday, alleging the company sold them ...

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City holds ceremony for new high-tech ship

Jiangnan Shipyard held a ceremony yesterday afternoon for the release of its first ship built for the Denmark-based ...

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