Coast To Coast

February 08, 2009 - 03:14:29 pm

<p>At the height of the economic boom the going rate for charters of the largest bulk carriers (&ldquo;Cape Size&...

February 08, 2009 - 03:14:01 pm

<p>With an alarming number of tankers and cargo ships getting hijacked on the high seas, the nation&rsquo;s maritime...

February 01, 2009 - 01:39:05 pm

<p>Shop owners in the central&nbsp;&nbsp;district of the Freetown last week protested against what they considered...

February 01, 2009 - 01:38:42 pm

<p>In an already gloomy world&nbsp;&nbsp;market, Maersk Line, the&nbsp;&nbsp;world&rsquo;s leading...

February 01, 2009 - 01:38:10 pm

<p>National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) Table Bay and the Metro Ambulance and Rescue Services, both of South Africa were...

February 01, 2009 - 01:37:46 pm

<p>The slowdown in the shipping industry appears to have had virtually no impact on the growth of India&rsquo;s largest...

February 01, 2009 - 01:37:23 pm

<p>Nine Somali pirates were arrested by the French Navy last week after they attempted to highjack a 150,000-dwt crude oil...

January 25, 2009 - 12:19:15 pm

<p>&nbsp;In a move designed to&nbsp;&nbsp;reduce container congestion&nbsp;&nbsp;at the port of Dar es...

January 25, 2009 - 12:18:39 pm

<p>Another batch of marine navigating and engineering cadets have been offered training berths on ships of the Sanko...

January 25, 2009 - 12:18:15 pm

<p>The 74-year-old, who&nbsp;&nbsp;founded Greece&rsquo;s largest ferry company Attica, was picked up by the...

January 25, 2009 - 12:17:54 pm

<p>Two Burmese fishermen &nbsp;survived almost a month floating in a large esky after their small wooden boat sank in...

January 25, 2009 - 12:17:27 pm

<p>Freight forwarders have made a strong appeal to the Customs, Excise and Preventive Service (CEPS) to resume its core...

January 18, 2009 - 05:23:33 pm

<p>Hargeisa &mdash; Hassan and Mohamed (NOT REAL NAMES) were fishermen in Bossaso, in the self-declared autonomous...

January 18, 2009 - 05:22:51 pm

<p>China has&nbsp; promised to assist the Mauritanian &nbsp;government with extensions to the port at Nouakchott in...

January 18, 2009 - 05:22:30 pm

<p>A midst global cries against the intractable menace of pirates, an anti-piracy group held its first meeting last week...

January 18, 2009 - 05:20:51 pm

<p>Positive signs of an early recovery by the dry bulk shipping sector are being noted, says the Hellenic Shipping News in...

January 11, 2009 - 03:58:07 pm

<p>The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has announced new requirements for US bound maritime cargo, effective...

January 11, 2009 - 03:57:05 pm

<p><br /> Denmark&rsquo;s shipping giant Maersk said last week that it will cut another 100 jobs out of a head...

January 11, 2009 - 03:56:09 pm

<p><br /> The Tanzanian Freight Forwarders Association has expressed opposition to government plans of doubling...

January 11, 2009 - 03:55:21 pm

<p>THE maritime world may be stepping gingerly into 2009, haunted by concerns that the recession will be long and deep, but...

January 11, 2009 - 03:54:47 pm

<p>Mozambique authorities have intercepted an illegal haul of 93 containers of logs destined for China. The containers had...

January 11, 2009 - 03:54:18 pm

<p>A new edition of the International Maritime Dangerous Goods (IMDG) Code, the standard guide to all aspects of handling...

December 22, 2008 - 11:14:54 am

<p>Government&rsquo;s procrastination on the construction of a deep seaport in Limbe, the coastal town of the Southwest...

December 22, 2008 - 11:14:31 am

<p>Nairobi, - Kenya has placed its territorial waters under 24-hour military surveillance to ensure there is no spillover...

December 22, 2008 - 11:13:57 am

<p><br /> Under the shade of the tall trees that line the sidewalk at Rizal Park, Marlon Arguelles scanned the job...

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