Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News 14 January 2019

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

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First View 1: BULK HOLLAND
First View 2: SEVEN SEAS EXPLORER
First View 3: VISBORG
Ships in port at Durban today (Friday 15h00)
Stonewin opens ship bunkering operation at Port Louis, Mauritius
Japan’s Toyota Tsusho proposes US$600 million development in Angola’s Namibe Bay
EU NAVFOR patrol ship Relampago conducts friendly approach to Somali fishing vessel
Maersk & Safmarine launch Musafir Express to Mogadishu
More names revealed in alleged Mozambican EMATUM fraud
Mammoet moves heavy lifting equipment into northern Mozambique
Indian Naval ship escorts World Food Programme vessel for first time
Walvis Bay looks forward to six cruise ship calls during January
Morocco to invest US$190 million in port infrastructure
ICTSI signs 20-year concession to develop & operate Port Sudan Container Terminal
Namibian environmental ministry puts a stop to South African manganese exports through Luderitz
US$40 million investment plan for Luanda Port Multipurpose Terminal
Ship raided in Ngqura harbour, cocaine worth more than R700 million seized
USS Porter arrives in Turkey on scheduled visit
Port of Nacala reaches target for general cargo as new round of dredging commences
IRClass Review of 2018 and Projections for 2019
As we face another year…looking back at some of the UK’s Armed Forces best moments of 2018
UK Trade and investment in 2018
Net draws tighter around alleged EMATUM conspirators
Unhappy New Year with fires, loss of life and containers lost at sea
Pirate attack off Benin — six crew kidnapped
ONE jointly conducts with PSA an immersive educational study tour
Safety lessons: having a clear understanding of your fishing vessel’s stability
AIDAnova arrives in Tenerife as world’s first LNG-powered cruise ship
MOL car carrier Sincerity Ace on ‘significant’ fire in mid-Pacific
Chinese heavylift Hai Yang Shi You 278 with oil rig on deck in Durban for repairs
Drug haul No.5 for CMF in boarding operations in Arabian Sea
73-year old American medivacced off cruise ship Seven Seas Explorer near Mossel Bay
CMA CGM announces improvements to Asea-Kenya-Mogadishu Service
South Africa launches its most advanced nano-satellite, precursor to advanced maritime communications
CMA CGM announces improvement for NOURA Service

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the News Headlines:

First View : CIELO DI JARI
Ngqura port’s new liquid bulk facility makes progress
TNPA testing helicopter marine pilot transfer service at Port of Cape Town
Controversy rages over DoT’s high cube container decision
Taking transformation of Island View precinct another stage further
NSRI rescues ill seafarer off immobilised chokka boat
Former RMS St Helena sold again and returning to the UK
CMA CGM confirms its intention of turning CEVA into a leading logistics provider
Hundreds of UK troops deploy on Exercise Trident Juncture
ClassNK releases ‘ClassNK MRV Portal (IMO DCS)’
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : ADFINES SKY

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : AS CYPRIA
Tugs to the rescue as gale force winds batter Port Elizabeth
Djibouti a potential centre for arms trafficking across Africa and Middle East
CMA CGM reshuffles EURAF 4 service to West Africa
TNPA meets with Cape Town port stakeholder to outline future plans
TNPA meets with Saldanha port stakeholder to outline future plans
Tanzania’s Mtwara port to handle fuel imports for Southern Tanzania
SPECIAL REPORT–How does growing international interest in Africa stand to benefit the continent?
The UK’s 2018 Merchant Navy Medal for Meritorious Service announced
DNV GL says energy transition offers innovators a competitive edge through ‘carbon robust’ ship designs
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : WILD LOTUS

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines

First View : MSC HINA
Strike action today to hit Durban Container Terminal
Mozambique’s CFM to invest US$200m in ports and rail over next three years
Fire destroys two commercial fishing boats at Beira, another at Bali
US$98 million boost for Richards Bay Coal Terminal
Pirate activity offshore Nigeria
Poorest countries face growing burden from cost of importing food
Sailor from US destroyer USS Jason Dunham dies in Red Sea exercise
CMA CGM pulls out of Iran service due to US sanctions
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : SA AGULHAS II

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : MSC LUCIANA
CMA CGM signs to operate Lekki Port’s future container terminal
SAMSA opens investigation into Inyalazi-CSCC Asia collision
Transnet signs agreement with MSC Cruises and Africa Armada to build R200m+ Durban Cruise Terminal
Torrential rains cause flooding in parts of Dar es Salaam
Abandoned ship sinks off Port Sudan
Angola’s oil production continues to drop
Call for effective security surveillance on Ghana waters
Historic images released by MoD to mark Royal Air Force centenary
Commander Combined Task Force 151 (CTF 151) meets with Royal Saudi Naval & Armed Forces
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : COYO TERCERO

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines

First View : SCHLIEMI RICKMERS
SAMSA warns that South Africa badly equipped to manage weather induced disasters at sea
CMA CGM upgradeS EURAF 4, SAMWAF & ASAF services to Africa
RMS St Helena on her final voyage from the island
Cameroon calls for EoI to monitor Kribi port construction
Search for oil in Mozambique’s Angoche Basin continues despite Statoil withdrawal
Walvis Bay takes delivery of four ship-to-shore cranes for new container terminal
Evergreen confirms details of order for 20 container ships
2017 was good, but 2018 will be great, says Optimarin
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : DONINGTON

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are today’s News Headlines:

First View : TWO CRUISE SHIPS IN ALGOA BAY
Port Statistics for December 2017 are now available
Ngqura Manganese Terminal delayed until October 2023
Oiltanking has new liquid bulk storage terminal at Matola (Maputo)
Kenya’s standard gauge railway (SGR) opens to freight traffic
US Commerce Department hits SA steel exports with heavy anti-dumping duties
FEATURE: Africa could learn from Asia’s success with logistics corridors
INTERNATIONAL: Latest expansion begins at Port of Felixstowe
INTERNATIONAL: The Royal Navy was busy over Christmas
PRESS RELEASE: DRC: Implementation of a “Port Tax” surcharge
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : I saw three ships come sailing by

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : KING BEANS
Skipper’s lack of weather conditions awareness cause of Robben Island vessel near sinking–SAMSA
Transport minister Amaechi challenges stakeholders to improve Nigerian maritime industry
CMA CGM’s Rodolphe Saadé reunites the position of chairman & CEO of the Board
MSC Cruises introduces Marine Safari Expreience to Pomene Bay visits
CMF hosts Indian Ocean & Gulf of Aden counter-piracy conference
HMS Sutherland to deploy to Asia Pacific
Mission to Seafarers Expresses Delight and Relief at Release of Chennai Six
Port Authority Clarifies ‘Oil Spill’ Video
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : ELEGANT ACE

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : AGIOS MINAS
TPT launches innovative system at Durban Ro-Ro Terminal
SA Agulhas sets off for Mauritius and Antarctica
Conference paves way for oceans economy investment
Contract signed for Mozambique’s Chitima-Moatize-Macuse Railway
State visit to Ghana by HM Queen Margrethe II of Denmark
Royal Navy declared ready to mount historic first public duties
NSRI inolved in several unusual sea rescue and medivac operations
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : CLARA MAERSK

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : UACC IBN AL ATHEER
AGOA: Always a poisoned chalice from the US?
Uganda SGR railway to go ahead
SA’s Tongaat Hulett to build sugar refinery in Mozambique
SAMSA invests in skills development at Port St Johns
Cameroon’s Kribi Port concession signed
HMS Albion rededicated by Royal Appointment
International News: Is PIL the next target for absorption
PRESS RELEASES: SA’s potential to become international gas hub
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : UNION TAYLOR

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