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    February 15, 2020

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    Container ship MAERSK TEMA attacked, Gulf of Guinea, Feb 15 UPDATE 2

    Feb 15 UPDATE2: 1600 UTC – MAERSK TEMA heading for Lagos at some 13 knots speed (can’t sail at full steam?). Nigerian patrol vessel…

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    February 12, 2020

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    Sri Lanka’s port development: The growth engine of the nation

    Sri Lanka is striding on a new development trajectory by embracing port development to create significant changes to the current commercial environment…

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    February 3, 2020

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    VLCC Catches Fire off UAE

    Authorities in the UAE report that a tanker has caught fire at a position about 20 miles off the coast of Sharjah. …

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    January 31, 2020

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    China marks deadliest day as WHO declares global health emergency in fight against Wuhan coronavirus

    China marked its most fatal day yet during the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak Thursday as the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the virus a…

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    January 13, 2020

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    High-sulphur fuel stocks drop at ports for ships with scrubbers

    The number of ports at which high-sulphur fuel oil (HSFO) is offered is reducing and could be limited for ships equipped with…

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    January 2, 2020

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    Pirates Kidnap Eight from Greek Product Tanker off Cameroon

    Armed pirates have abducted eight mariners and injured another in an attack on a tanker off Cameroon, according to Greece's shipping ministry. …

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    December 9, 2019

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    Pirates Kidnap 19 Crew members from Navios VLCC

    On Tuesday, pirates boarded the Navios oil tanker Nave Constellation at a position about 75 nm south of Bonny, Nigeria and abducted…

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    December 3, 2019

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    Carriers Must Train Crews for IMO 2020 or Risk Criminality, Warns Seafarer Union

    The Navy pays a steep price keeping an aircraft carrier with escorts on station to deter attacks on oil tanker traffic operating…

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    November 27, 2019

    maritime

    Offshore tug attacked, 7 crew kidnapped, Gulf of Guinea

    Offshore supply tug PACIFIC WARDEN was attacked by pirates on Nov 20 at 0420 UTC in vicinity 03 46N 008 14E, Gulf of Guinea,…

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