Latest News for: Maritime clearance


MMEA stops tugboat and barge carrying 3,000 tonnes of sand

The Star 25 Feb 2021
SIBU. A tugboat and barge laden with 3,000 tonnes of sand have been detained in the Tanjung Manis Maritime Zone for sailing without a port clearance pass. Read full story ... .

Lifting Smarter

The Maritime Executive 03 Jan 2021
Netherlands-based Jumbo Maritime, for example, recently completed a loadout in Vlissingen onboard the vessel HLV Fairpartner bound for the Yunlin wind farm, a 640-megawatt project offshore Taiwan ... It runs on a double-trolley track 420 meters long and has an under-crane clearance of 17 meters.

Kuwait’s Agility signs contract to operate Egypt’s Gosoor Project

Arab News 22 Dec 2020
The ministry launched this project to include the land and maritime transport of goods, customs clearance and assembly, storage and insurance.

EFCC intensifies ‘war’ on oil thieves, secures jail terms

Business Day Online 25 Nov 2020
The foreigners are two Pakistanis. Mohammed Ejaz, Nasser Khan; two Ukranians. Oleksandr Nazarenko, Oleksandr Kashernvi; one Ghanaian ... Read Also ... The ship had no clearance from relevant Nigerian maritime agencies to navigate in Nigerian waters and all the foreign crew on board the ship had no valid documents to enter Nigeria,” the EFCC statement added ... .

Maritime stakeholders want political parties to address sector issues

Ghana Business News 16 Nov 2020
Stakeholders in the Maritime Sector has called on the various political parties to spell out their proposed policies for the sector ... Mr Frank Nutsugah, Programmes Manager and Editor of Maritime Courier Publications, said the maritime industry was vast but unfortunately successive governments only concentrated on cargo and clearance issues.

Nine Chilean cargo shipping companies approved to develop joint blockchain platform

XBT.MONEY 21 Oct 2020
Chile’s National Economic Prosecutor’s Office, or FNE, has granted approval to nine national freight maritime cargo companies to establish ... It aims to handle all the processes related to maritime cargo such as document issuance and cargo clearance, among other services.

Chilean shipping firms allowed to create a blockchain platform

Invezz 21 Oct 2020
Chilean FNE (National Economic Prosecutor’s Office) recently decided to allow nine of the country’s maritime cargo shipping firms to join forces and create a blockchain platform ... It will primarily be used for handling maritime cargo document issuance, cargo clearance, and similar purposes ... ....

‘Goa must leverage proximity to Maharashtra, Gujarat to attract investment’

The Times of India 19 Oct 2020
PANAJI ... When asked what steps Goa needs to take to create a favourable business environment, Panjwani said that the state government needs to have favourable labour laws, single-window clearances, availability of quality land and develop clusters such as the Tuem ESDM park and the maritime cluster ... It is a question of branding,” he said. Download ... .

Military rehabilitates 28 schools, 14 clinics, commissions 81 boreholes

Business Day Online 05 Oct 2020
Ennenche also noted that troops carried out land, maritime and air operations across the various theatres of operation including; clearance, ambush, air patrols, offensive air strikes, air interdictions, anti-crude oil theft anti-pipeline vandalism operations, anti-smuggling operations, among others ... .

Maritime media tasks FG on scanners, Cabotage fund, others

Business Day Online 26 Aug 2020
Already, issues such as maritime security, multimodal transportation and ports/cargo clearance issues, among others are receiving attention, and if implemented with due commitment, the hopes of making the nation’s ports, the sub-regional hub would be realised soon,” Babalola noted.- .

Dutch dredging giant Boskalis denied security clearance to work in JNPT

Business Line 18 Aug 2020
This is one of the rare instances where a non-Chinese company has been denied security clearance in the maritime sector ... Security clearance accorded to a dredging company would be valid for five years for a particular port, according to the policy on security clearance for port and dredging projects framed by the Cabinet in January 2018.

Cuddalore port project gets green nod

The Times of India 05 Aug 2020
After prolonged delay, the state government’s ambitious plan to expand Cuddalore port at Rs 135 crore got environment and CRZ clearance from the Union government ... Still, the state had uploaded an unsigned copy of the consultant’s environment impact assessment report on the ministry’s portal for clearance.

Key common data standards MoU signed

Splash24/7 29 Jul 2020
“The MoU to drive interoperability is timely as port authorities have developed or are developing maritime single windows to implement IMO’s Convention on Facilitation of International Maritime Traffic to facilitate the electronic exchange of information for port clearance,” the MPA stated in a release today.

MoU to drive interoperability among global marine platforms

Dry Bulk 29 Jul 2020
The MoU to drive interoperability is timely as port authorities have developed or are developing maritime single windows to implement IMO’s Convention on Facilitation of International Maritime Traffic to facilitate the electronic exchange of information for port clearance ... “The maritime sector is a global business.

Last-minute hitch may sink Vizhinjam crew exchange plan

Business Line 14 Jul 2020
Immigration and Customs authorities had initially extended all clearances for the process to get under way, said VJ Mathew, Chairman, Kerala Maritime Board ... The Maritime Board later contacted the Chief Minister’s Office for help and it had offered to intervene.