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    August 13, 2020

    HMM sees profit as Transpacific builds on peak season demand

    Profits on considerably lower volumes are the trend in this pandemic blighted year. But South Korea’s serial underachievers at HMM, normally the…

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    August 10, 2020

    Major oil spill off Mauritius Island

    The island of Mauritius is facing an environmental catastrophe after oil began leaking from a grounded vessel. Mauritius on Thursday announced that…

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    August 5, 2020

    Massive blast rips through Beirut port in Lebanon

    At least 70 people are reported dead and 4,000 injured in a massive blast at Beirut port. A fire was seen billowing…

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    July 30, 2020

    Nigerian Pirates Release Kidnapped S. Korean Fishermen

    Five South Korean fishermen who were kidnapped from the purse seiner Panofi Frontier in the Gulf of Guinea have been released, according…

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    July 21, 2020

    Ports increasingly targeted by cyberattacks as maritime incidents surge

    Cyberattacks on the maritime industry’s operational technology systems have increased by 900% over the last three years with the number of reported…

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    July 17, 2020

    IMB: 77 seafarers taken hostage since January

    Violent attacks against ships and their crews have risen in 2020, with 77 seafarers taken hostage or kidnapped for ransom since January,…

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    July 14, 2020

    Dubai strengthens bunkering fleet as maritime operations resume

    UAE’s Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) has strengthened its bunkering fleet in Dubai waters as the city lifts restrictions for maritime activities…

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    June 29, 2020

    ONE introduces direct calls connecting China and Southeast Asia

    Container shipping alliance Ocean Network Express (ONE) has announced two new direct services connecting China and Southeast Asia – the China Thailand…

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    June 23, 2020

    Yemen Rebels Say Don’t Blame Us If Million-Barrel Tanker Leaks

    Yemen’s Houthis have said they won’t be responsible if an aging oil vessel anchored near the war-torn country’s coast starts leaking crude…

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