Latest News for: Maritime clearance


Singapore gears up to tackle shipping backlog from Suez Canal blockage

Straits Times 12 Apr 2021
Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore chief executive Quah Ley Hoon yesterday said more workers have been roped in to handle the expected increase in traffic, and shipping companies are being updated on the availability of berths so that they can better plan their schedules.

The Maritime Pollution Act 2016 (Act 932)

B & FT Online 26 Mar 2021
The Maritime Pollution Act 2016 (Act 932) was passed by Parliament in 2016 ... Before the passage of the Maritime Pollution Act in 2016, the operative legislation on ... The layman’s draft as Consultant’s draft is known in legal circles was submitted to IMO and after the requisite clearance by IMO, the draft Bill was submitted to Ghana Maritime Authority.

Explained: How a giant container ship is blocking the Suez CanalAt least eight tug boats, ...

Deccan Herald 25 Mar 2021
How did the ship get stuck? ... As the incident happened, stormy weather was buffeting Egypt, forcing the closure of several Mediterranean and Red Sea ports. Read ... Read ... Suez clearance could take 'weeks' ... Local maritime sources said ballast water, which is used to help stabilise ships, had been offloaded from the Ever Given amid efforts to refloat it.

Kongsberg Digital Signs OrbitMI as New Partner on Kognifai Marketplace

The Maritime Executive 10 Mar 2021
Kongsberg Digital has signed a partnership agreement with OrbitMI to add its maritime intelligence, compliance, vessel tracking and vessel performance software applications to the Kognifai Marketplace ... The maritime industry is undergoing a digitalization and sustainability revolution.

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.
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