Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News – 3 November 2018

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News – 3 November 2018

Here are the News Headlines (check back for updates):

First View : RICHARDS BAY SMALL CRAFT BASIN
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
International: London Thamesport’s short sea role strengthened by Containerships
The greatest maritime rescue in history-OCEANOS
Master Mariners recognition for South Africa’s top salvage master Capt Nick Sloane
Maersk launches instant container bookings
Port Elizabeth reopened to shipping following crane collapse     
Bulk sector prospects positive but challenges ahead – Abto
At Last: Port of Richards Bay Floating Dock gets green light of approval
Ghana’s Ministry of Transport looking for investors in Tema Shipyard
Suspension for another top Transnet official 
Mozambique Economy is “more stable, but with reduced capacity for growth” – World Bank
New date set for opening of Maputo-Catembe Bridge
CMA CGM updates its WAX 3 and Midas 1 services to West Africa
Pirate whaler seized and destroyed off Somalia by EU NAVFOR 
Nigerian pirates strike again, 11 crew taken hostage from Pomerenia Sky 
The Port of Durban closed due to strong winds and swell – UPDATED port reopened to selected movements. 
Tanzania & Rwanda seek to fast-track SGR railway from Dar es Salaam
Float out of Australian icebreaker Nuyina aided by Unique Group
New performance record for Port of Mombasa   
EU NAVFOR programme of helping Somali fishermen continues
Trinity House commemorates the end of the First World War
Bidvest/Petredec Tank Terminals’ LPG storage facility launched in Richards Bay
20th Intermodal Africa Exhibition & Conference is in Accra next month
Agri-tech can turn African Savannah into global food basket
Captain Rufus Lekala’s return from suspension
NSRI called to evacuate patient off ship outside Durban
Another first for LBH Southern Africa and Port of Ngqura
Winds close Durban’s Maydon Wharf channel to shipping
Angola’s port of Namibe faces second phase of modernisation works
Damen to hold its first fishing seminar in Cape Town
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : GREEN KARMOY

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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 : STOLT SNELAND
TNPA appoints new port managers at East London & Mossel Bay
Four African nations eected to 40-member IMO Council
Damen Shipyards Cape Town hosts one-day Dredging Seminar and Demo
US$ 2.7 billion contracts signed for Nacala Corridor
Ports Regulator grants TNPA average of 2.5% increase in tariffs
NSRI 17-hour mission to rescue vessel 40 nautical miles off the coast
RAF military advisory training team in Nigeria
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : SEASTAR ENDEAVOUR

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : STOLT SELJE
Höegh Autoliners faces prosecution on 7 charges of collusive action and price fixing
Tete coalfields to have four rail services to the coast
Lucky sea rescue off Port Elizabeth
TAZARA links with Bombardier with MoU
Namibia reports illegal fishing vessels to Angola
Hurricane Irma: HMS Ocean arrives at Gibraltar
PRESS RELEASE: Autonomous ships and the human element
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : THEMIS LEADER

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : MOL PRESENCE
Rickmers hopeful of surviving the crisis and being able to restructure
Court tells Indian Group JSPL in Moatize to close coal mine
Nacala-Lichinga rail opened to freight trains
Super Storm stops operations at Port of Cape Town
Why mentoring at sea matters
Nigerian oil production peaks as Shell lifts force majeure
PRESS RELEASES
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : FAIRMASTER

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