Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News — 11 November 2018

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

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First View : MSC MUSICA
Twenty-seven South African organisations take part in Chinese import expo
Maputo-Catembe Bridge opens over Maputo Bay
Mozambique Island hosts 15th Seminar on Indo-Portuguese History
HNoMS Helge Ingstad NATO warship collision
Mozambique Navy officers & personnel training in India
Gas profits to pay for portion of Mozambique’s Ematum debt
Damen to present new leasing fund for African shipowners
Syrah Resources sells Mozambique graphite to Chinese buyer
MSC Musica arrives in South Africa at start of 2018/19 summer season
Norway increases its support for the prevention of illegal fishing across Africa
Cyclone 03 developing strongly north of Mauritius, NE of Madagascar   DEVELOPING STORY
South Africa & Kenya to introduce multiple entry visa 
UK cements position in Gulf with new joint base in Oman    
UAE’s DP World sues China’s Merchants Port for unlawful action

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Tau Morwe returns….. as Transnet Acting Group CE
IMO and splendid efforts on maritime security
Moscord’s drive to become the ‘Amazon’ of shipping
Sovereign guarantee required for Mozambique’s entry into gas sector
Piracy reported again off West Africa – hostages taken
Vale forecasts dramatic reduction in 2018 Mozambique 2018 coal production   
Record low hijackings yet danger persists in Gulf of Guinea       
Fourth new cruise ship for Virgin Voyages    CRUISING   
International: London Thamesport’s short sea role strengthened by Containerships   
The greatest maritime rescue in history-OCEANOS    FEATURE
Master Mariners recognition for South Africa’s top salvage master Capt Nick Sloane    
International: Maersk launches instant container bookings     
Port Elizabeth reopened to shipping following crane collapse      
International: Bulk sector prospects positive but challenges ahead – Abto   
At Last: Port of Richards Bay Floating Dock gets green light of approval  
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : MSC MUSICA

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the News Headlines:

First View : PHOLELA, LOTHENI & UMKHOMAZI
Grindrod scales up its Ships Agency and Warehousing businesses
Record exports for South African grapefruit, SA remains leading exporter
Cape maritime high school pupils warned against ‘culture of instant gratification’
Nigerian Ports Authority & Nigerian Navy to more closely co-operate
Grindrod’s collaboration pays off in Maputo
Durban port closed overnight (Tuesday) due to wind and swell
Stena Line’s battery-powered hybrid ferry completes ne month of operation
MSC to equip 50,000 containers with tracking devices
Hong Kong to Macau bridge is officially opened
African Development Bank headlines strong performance ahead of key investment forum
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : OCEAN DAWN

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africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : ERISORT
Unrest suspends Vale coal mining activity at Moatize
Aligning TNPA port plans with business requirements at Port Elizabeth & Ngqura
KZN Exporter of the Year Awards
Coal to the world, Growth to the Nation
ENI and Sasol invite public comment on South Africa drilling programme
Port Elizabeth Port Festival dates announced
The successes of Ulstein’s X-Bow, followed by the X-Stern
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : OSHIMANA

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : ANNA-DOROTHEA
R7 Billion project to deepen, lenthen & widen three Durban container berths about to commence
CMA CGM introduces new West Africa feeder service
Transnet Port Terminals plants the idea of sustainability with local school
Port of Walvis Bay hosts a morning of inspiration
Naval News-Italian leadership in Mediterranean security highlighted
Next generation DP (Dynamic Positioning) system launched by ABB
News from IHMA — Change of Secretary
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : FAIRWAY

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : AFRICAN WEAVER
Djibouti intends nationalising the Doraleh Container Terminal
OOCL introduces Asia-East Africa services this month
Fears that commissioning of Kribi port may lead to over-logging in Congo basin
Focus on Namibia as Cormorant Well spuds
Port Elizabeth harbour opens to be part of Nelson Mandela Urban Fun Run
New Kleven-built R2 billion diamond mining ship for Debmarine
Destroyer USS Jason Dunham seizes 2,521 AK-47 rifles in Gulf of Aden
Launch of campaign to tackle offshore fatigue
AAPA gathering remembers 9/11 victims
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : STENA IMPERATIVE

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : AFRICAN BULKER
Four international shipping companies suspended by Nigerian Ports Authority
Ships collide in Suez Canal after one vessel goes aground
EU NAVFOR warship provides vital medical aid to fishermen
Ghana tightens up on Port State Inspections following MT Alice breaking in two
Afrimart, B2B Pan-African e-commerce platform launched
Sea Sunday service to be celebrated in the heart of the maritime world
Autonomous deep water survey vessel
Sailors’ Society continues to help families of deceased crew members
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : SANTA CLARA

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : BRITISH CHIEF
South Africa signs Africa Continental Free Trade Area agreement
RETUSA calls for strike action at Transnet terminals for next Wednesday to Friday
New navigational aids being introduced at Port of Maputo
EU NAVFOR maintaining 24-hour watch to keep Horn of Africa trade lanes open
Ghana Revenue Authority reminds importers of cargo tracking note (CTN)
Cape Town Container Terminal reopens after another weather stoppage
Vard secures contract to build new luxury expedition cruise ship for Hapag-Lloyd
NATO Maritime Group handover
UK and Irish Waters — Differential GPS User Survey
Trainee Program in Glander International Bunkering
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : GLOVIS CHALLENGE

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : IVS KAWANA
Dredging of Maputo channel leads to significant increase in port volumes
Fisheries management is key to reducing hunger, poverty
Union threatens strike to cripple Nigerian ports by 5 February
Walvis Bay railway line to Krantzberg to be upgraded
Uganda presses on with its SGR rail project
The Polar Medal 2018
Hapag-Lloyd enhances its Europe-Australia Express via Reunion service
Maersk in joint discussions at Opening Oceans Conference
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : BOUDICCA

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the News Headlines:

First View : OCEAN GIANT
Damen Shipyards Cape Town contracted for CSD 250 for Dredging Africa
Zimbabwe Grain Millers Assoc acquires own locos and 200 wagons to move grain
Water, water everywhere, nor any drop to drink
Plight of arrested tug PSD2 in Durban revealed
Improved traffic for TAZARA railway
Transnet National Ports Authority Hosts National Awards
Regional route sharing made possible in the Baltic Sea
Yemen conflict forces new security recommendations
RECENT BOOKS-RMS St Helena
PRESS RELEASE-Biodegradable EALs under the spotlight as more sterntube bearings fail
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : FAREWELL, RMS ST HELENA

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : MAKIKI
MSC Alice briefly detained after snagging submarine cable
Dredging clears Grindrod’s Matola terminal for Panamax ships
Drama near St Francis Bay as chokka boat capsizes
Nigeria regains top spot as Africa’s largest oil producer
Vale Mozambique ships first metallurgical coal to Australia
INTERNATIONAL: NATO and EU discuss future cooperation at sea
PRESS RELEASES: Reefer shippers assess risks from ocean carrier consolidations
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : MERIDIAN 1

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