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29/02/2016 08:57

New SOLAS Amendment – Verified Gross Mass (VGM)

Did you know that the IMO passed an amendment to SOLAS (Safety of Life at Sea) requiring verification of container weights? 


 
24/09/2015 14:31

Dealers list Shippers in Vitenam

List 36 dealers shippers in Vietnam.


 
11/12/2014 15:14

Tanker explodes off Malaysia, two dead

Kuala Lumpur: An explosion occurred onboard a South Korean tanker off the Terengganu coast on Wednesday, resulting in two crew members killed and another two injured.


 
11/12/2014 15:13

ST Marine trio charged with corruption

Singapore: Three ex senior executives from shipbuilder Singapore Technologies Marine have been charged today with corruption and falsification of accounts.


 
11/12/2014 15:07

Milestone for Swire in Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur: Swire Oilfield Services and its Malaysian partner Altus Oil and Gas Malaysia Sdn Bhd have announced a milestone of 1,000 Cargo Carrying Units (CCU) on hire in Malaysia.


 
10/12/2014 18:05

Icon Offshore books long-term SSV charter and contract extensions

Kuala Lumpur: EQ Petroleum Production Malaysia has taken a straight supply vessel (SSV) out on long-term charter from Icon Offshore Group.


 
10/12/2014 17:03

Sealink sells marine support vessel duo

Kuala Lumpur: Sealink International has sold two of its marine support vessels for the combined price of RM 17.4m ($5m).


 
10/12/2014 16:01

Thai shippers council calls for curbs against rising shipping costs

Bangkok: The Thai National Shippers Council (TNSC) has called for the government to help solve rising shipping costs. The council reckons rising shipping costs could ruin the export competitiveness and worsen the burden for shippers in the country next year.


 
10/12/2014 15:59

Spending on energy projects in Indonesia to be slashed by 20 percent

Jakarta: With global oil prices plummeting 40% since June spending on energy projects across Indonesia is likely to be scaled back by around 20% next year, while energy firms are unlikely to spend as much they originally planned to this year, according to the Indonesian Petroleum Association’s (IPA) director, Lukman Mahfoedz.


 
10/12/2014 14:14

Impala Terminals pulls out of SE Asia after Qingdao warehouse fraud

Singapore: Impala Terminals, Trafigura’s logistics and warehousing unit, is exiting its third-party refined metals sites in Taiwan, Malaysia, Vietnam, Thailand and South Korea to focus its business at its own facilities in China, Antwerp and Dubai.