Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news 5-6 October 2019

Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news

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Front Page: EUPEN
Port of Ngqura commemorates a decade of port operations
New TNPA port helicopters take official flight
Angola launches international public tender for 10 new oil concessions
British Ports Association calls Govt’s Two Borders proposal ‘challenging’
Huge iceberg calves from Amery Ice Shelf, Antarctica
New cutter suction dredger for Moma mining operation arrives at Nacala
Strong winds and high swells close Port of Durban overnight
Terrorist attacks in Mozambique’s Mocimboa da Praia region continue
RRS Sir David Attenborough named
Namport acknowledges long serving employees
NSRI in another medivac from ship, in Table Bay this time
Launch of a lifetime: Flagship MSC Grandiosa
NSRI tasked to evacuate sick crewman from bulk carrier outside Durban
Contract awarded for new Port Louis cruise terminal
Getting to Zero Coalition: Maersk aims a carbon-free vessel by 2030
The USN at work in waters near and far around Africa
Blue Economy key to Kenya’s development, says President Kenyatta
New Mozambique railway will connect Quelimane and Macuse with Tete
US EXIM Bank approves loan for Mozambique LNG project
Gambian authorities detain Chinese fishing vessel
Stolt tanker explosion in Ulsan harbour, fire spreads to Odfjell tanker
Total closing deal with Anadarko for LNG project in Mozambique
The UK motor trades and Brexit: The SMMT position
Indian container market expected to grow further as Hapag-Lloyd launches two new services
Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) opens Doha office
Awarding of contracts confirms further drilling for oil & gas off Mossel Bay
Stena Impero under way at last

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are today’s News Headlines:

First View : GRAND EAGLE
Kenya enhances maritime security on its coast to develop blue economy
DP World and the development of the DRC’s Port of Banana
Brazilian Navy ship Amazonas visits Walvis Bay
Sasol looks to sell off US$1 billion in assets
CMA CGM Bianca becomes largest ship to call in Cameroon’s Kribi
Port of Antwerp in close collaboration with Port of Dakar
Hurtigruten’s new hybrid ships setback, first cruises are cancelled
Dangote inaugurates new rice processing plant, end to Nigerian rice imports
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : MAERSK LANCO

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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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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are today’s News Headlines:

First View : BRIGHT HORIZON
Kenya to issue new tender for Mombasa’s second container terminal
Changing the way ports are planned and developed
Odfjell to drill offshore of South Africa for Total
Decline in African piray but experts warn of complacency
UAE aims at gaining membership of the IMO Council
Boskalis takes new mega Cutter Suction Dredger Helios into service
Port closed for a meeting!
PRESS RELEASES: The Nautical Institute launches Ice Navigator Scheme
PRESS RELEASES: CSSC launches new marine service business
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : MAERSK CALABAR

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : AMIS WISDOM I
Tanker Rama 2 sinks off North-East Africa
ECSA concerned about ongoing piracy in Gulf of Guinea
LNG plans for Tanzania at risk from new regulations
Uganda challenged over value of Lake Victoria
South Africa, Tanzania must even out trade imbalance
One stop border post between Kenya and Ethiopia to open shortly
PRESS RELEASES: Shipping needs to build cyber resilience, TOC Europe hears
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : MAERSK MARMARA

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s Maritime News Headlines:

First View : PERISTIL
Construction of Caio port in Angola to be complete in 2020
Angolan court frees seafarers after three months in custody
Uganda opts in favour of Lake Victoria to move fuel
South Africa explores business prospects in Kenya, Tanzania
Potential NRZ investors inspect Zimbabwe rail assets
IMO needs to finalise ballast water implementation dates
PRESS RELEASES
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : RIA MAR

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Tuesday’s Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : SAN GRANIT
CMA CGM launches second Midas service, Midas 2
Tender for new Lake Victoria vessel to be opened on 12 June
Kenya & Uganda to rebuild ports while dilly-dallying over SGR railway
Takoradi’s Container Terminal opens for business
Commonwealth African countries to discuss priorities for reviving world trade
Another ship-crane collision in Durban harbour
John Lloyd appointed as Nautical Institute CEO
PRESS RELEASES: NI issues Maritime Evidence Guidelines
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : JPS ELLI and tug UTHUKELA

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Tuesday’s Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Tuesday’s Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : ILEMBE
Port and rail works to further improve Maputo Port
World Economic Forum on Africa takes off in Durban this week
Tanzanian terminal operator supports government agricultural project
AfDB funding boost for Kenya’s Lamu Port feasibility studies
Collision in the dark at Durban – ship hits pier
World Aquaculture Society conference set for next month
US Navy and Egyptian Naval Forces exercise in the Red Sea
PRESS RELEASES: Three’s company but four’s a crowd in S-E Asia’s trans-shipment tango
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : OCEAN SPRAY & OCEAN SURF

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Tuesday’s Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Tuesday’s Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s headlines:

First View : MSC PARIS
Titanium beneficiation plant for Richards Bay
Introducing the world’s harbour masters
Tracing the slave ships of Ilha de Mozambique
US, UK and France began Exercise Alligator Dagger 17
Somali pirates strike again at bulker
Egypt’s Qalaa Holdings looks for new Rift Valley Railway investors
PRESS RELEASES: Cathelco supply MGPS system for RSS Sir David Attenborough
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : THORCO ALLIANCE

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Thursday’s Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Thursday’s Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news

Here are the day’s News headlines:

First View : MSC LAURENCE
Containership MSC Daniela catches fire: Video
Coal expected to be Mozambique’s largest source of export earnings
Kenya cancels Rift Valley Railways 25-year concession
Massive sea and land journey for transformers
Mozambique extends logging ban by three months
Ghana Ports: Tema Drydock and Takoradi Container Terminal open for business
Transaid truck donation to Zambia
Viking Line signs with Chinese shipyard for new cruise ship
PRESS RELEASES: Seatrade Cruise Med venues for 2018 & 2020 announced
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : KENNEDY

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