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Neptune Lines Launches New RoRo Service in the Middle East

Greek shipping company Neptune Lines has officially launched a new RoRo service in the Middle East. The ...

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Booming ME Refinery Capacity Bad News for Crude Tankers?

A steep rise in refinery capacity in the Middle East could diminish oil trade growth and with it prospects for ...

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HMM to Increase Middle East-Asia Coverage

As Hyundai Merchant Marine aims to take advantage of a surge in shipping demand following the lifting of sanction ...

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Neptune Lines Adds Service in Middle East

Greek shipping company Neptune Lines has decided to launch a short sea vehicle transportation service in the Middle ...

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Atlantic Navigation Finds Work for Ten OSVs in Middle East

Provider of marine logistics services in the Middle East, Atlantic Navigation Holdings (Singapore) Limited, has ...

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POSH Finds Work for Eight OSVs in Middle East

Offshore marine services provider PACC Offshore Services Holdings Ltd. (POSH) has signed long term charter ...

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Vallianz’s Four OSVs Find Work in the Middle East

Singapore-based Vallianz Holdings Limited, provider of offshore support vessels and integrated marine solutions to ...

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NITC Facing Blacklisting in EU Again

The National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) is facing blacklisting again by the European Union as it has failed in ...

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Kuwaiti Oil Tanker Fights Off Pirate Attack

A Kuwaiti oil tanker sailing through the Gulf of Aden managed to fend off a pirate attack on Sunday, February 8th. ...

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Iranian Navy Foils Two Pirate Attacks

The 33rd flotilla of the Iranian Navy fended off pirate attacks on two Iranian oil tankers in the past week, the ...

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DP World’s Volume Growth Beats Expectations

DP World Limited’s gross container volumes grew by 8.9% on reported basis and 8.0% on a like-for-like basis ...

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Sohar’s Container Throughput Surges

Container throughput at Oman’s SOHAR Port and Freezone grew 58 percent in 2014 mostly due to the relocation ...

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Sohar Bolsters Lifting Capacity

C. Steinweg Oman, operator of the multipurpose cargo terminal at SOHAR Port and Freezone, has received today a ...

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EU Court Drops Sanctions against Iran's Shipping Firms

The EU General Court has annulled the EU sanctions against an Iranian bank and 40 shipping companies whose assets ...

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Middle East and Indian Subcontinent Oversupplied

Strong westbound growth for both Middle East and Indian Subcontinent regions is helping to offset oversupply, UK ...

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Qatargas Starts Long-Term LNG Delivery to Thailand

 Qatargas has delivered the first LNG cargo under the long-term Sale and Purchase Agreement between Qatar Liquefied ...

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Emirates Shipping Line Upgrades East Africa Service

Emirates Shipping Line Upgrades Middle East-Africa Service

Dubai-based Emirates Shipping Line is launching two new services – the Gulf Mombasa Express (GMX) and the ...

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Wärtsilä to Design Middle East’s First LNG Tug System

Wärtsilä to Set Up Middle East's First LNG Harbour Tug System

Dubai-based Drydocks World has contracted Wärtsilä to design and supply the propulsion and other equipment for a ...

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Terrorist Threats Put Tanker Operators on High Alert

Terrorist Threats Put Tanker Operators on High Alert

Security should be raised on oil tankers and other merchant fleet tonnage to counter the threat of terrorist attack ...

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Women Blazing Trail in Middle East Marine Engineering

Women seem to be blazing a new trail in marine engineering education in Oman, and the Middle East as more female ...

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SOHAR to Offer LNG Ship-to-Ship Service

SOHAR Port and Freezone is about to start offering LNG ship-to-ship services as measures are being taken to begin ...

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