Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news 17 November 2019

Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news

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Front Page: HSL PARATY
Namport marks 15 years of ISO Management systems accreditations
Some week end views and news briefs
Port Statistics for the month of October 2019 are now available here
Six Tanzanians executed by terrorists near Mozambique border
Pyrolusite imported through the Port of Walvis Bay
AfCFTA implementation presents opportunities for BRICS investment: Ramaphosa
Africa Investment Forum 2019: MOU brings good news for Africa’s rail networks
Damen Shipyards supplies three FCS Patrol Vessels for Nigeria’s SR Platforms
CMA CGM takes part in Madagascar International Transport Logistics & Handling Fair
Grimaldi names first of seven new car carriers Grande Torino
European Union gives backing to AfCFTA
Carnival Horizon: Manhattan Cruise Terminal Pier 88 / 90: NTSB Report
Kumba lowers its iron ore export outlook
SASDock floating dock transfers to East London
Dredgers ITALENI & ISANDLWANA go to work in Port of Cape Town
ITF calls for urgent regional cooperation to tackle rising piracy in Gulf of Guinea
Mixed results in Transnet’s interim half-year results
IMO launches online tool to smooth ship reporting formalities
DHL subsidiary Saloodo! launches first international digital road freight platform in Africa
Russian and Chinese naval ships gather at Cape Town ahead of Exercise Mosi
Transnet donation provides for squint eye surgery to young children
USN in these waters
Remembrance 2019
Namdock secures significant Angolan Navy maintenance contract
Introduction to PEMA: Port Equipment Manufacturers Association
Danish bunker specialist Monjasa opens bunker service in Angola
MSC Cruises becomes first global cruise line with carbon neutral operations
Total appoints Shearwater GeoServices for further seismic survey of Brulpadda site

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News 18 March 2019

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

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Book Review: Beyond the Harbour Lights
Martek introduces marine anti drone detection system
Grande America fire Bay of Biscay. EMSA communiqué
Cyclone Idai comes ashore near Beira, losses of life reported
Call for Maritime Transport Policy by Ghanaian Maritime Authority
Saga Pearl II makes her first and only viit to Port Elizabeth
Malawi, Mozambique send SOS to South Africa over Cyclone Idai
Simon’s Town NSRI called out to medivac ill fisherman off Cape Point
BREXIT: Enough is enough, says Confederation of British Industry (CBI)
Pirates attack offshore support vessel off Nigeria, five crew abducted
British Chambers of Commerce: UK must avoid messy and disorderly exit on 29 March
Sandra Opoku appointed as GPHA’s first female director of Tema port
Port of Ngqura opens the doors for Eastern Cape boat builders
Red alert as Cyclone Idai draws nearer to Beira coast
MoU set to be a game changer for East London and its port
ONE advice: EU Customs — Impact on EU Security filing requirements in case of No-Deal Brexit
Namport women honoured on International Women’s Day
Nozipho Mdawe appointed as acting chief executive of TNPA
Top people in Transnet suspended, includes TNPA & TFR chief executives
Dramatic Biscay rescue by the Royal Navy
Tanker Histria Ivory attacked by pirates in Gulf of Guinea, sailors abducted
South African port statistics for the month of February 2019 are now available
YouTube SABC interviews Transnet Board chairman Popo Molefe re corruption
Nacala port acquires a new mobile crane for general cargo
Cyclone Idai 18S update
Combined Task Force 150 intercepts 4 tons of narcotics in 24 Hours
Port of Tema expansion on schedule for June 2019 inauguration
Vigilance essential despite reduction to Piracy in the Indian Ocean
Bidvest appoints Mpumi Madisa as new chief executive officer-designate
A fine naval biography: Henry Harwood, Hero of the River Plate
EARLIER NEWS..(headlined in Blue)
New cyclone rapidly forming over northern Mozambique Channel
Lucky escape for Norwegian Escape
14th Pacific Partnership mission: Strengthening ties in the Indo-Pacific region
The growing debate on scrubbers: Yara says keep options open
Port Elizabeth tanker berth repairs progressing well, say TNPA
More shipowners join CSA 2020 in support of exhaust gas cleaning systems
SOME NEWS YOU MAY HAVE MISSED..(headlined in Green)
Cyclone Haleh continues to weaken but new storm in Moz Channel threatens
Port of Ngqura Container Terminal welcomes another big ship
Somaliland building strategic road linking Berbera with Ethiopia
Piracy and drug smuggling continues to challenge navies
Positive results reported by Grindrod

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : SAINT DIMITRIOS
DP World warns against violation of concession for Doraleh terminal, Djibouti
Safety highlighted at fishing indaba held at Cape Town
Liftboat Milaha Explorer deploys to West Africa
Shippers’ Council and NPA help bring truck owners’ strike at Lagos to an end
For the record — Article headed ‘New Transnet Appointments…’
MSC Orchestra to make her way to South Africa for 2019/20 season
International — At last the Brexit White Paper
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : AFRIC STAR

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

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First View : BOUNDARY
Grindrod’s bell rings on Nasdaq with a follow-up ring on the JSE today
South Africa a hub for marine aids to navigation training
South Africa a Hub for Marine Aids to Navigation Training
Cargo Owners face huge potential liability claims if their cargo causes damage
Iconic Maputo Bay Catembe bridge delayed-no date set
Fifth Meraviglia-class cruise ship ordered by MSC Cruises
Lloyd’s Maritime Academy Diploma for Harbour Masters
DNV GL issues first type approval for aluminium cables onboard ships
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : PLEIADES SPIRIT

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : ISLAND VIEW AND BOW RIYAD
Ship movements back to normal at Ports of Richards Bay and Durban
Kenya Ports Authority MD is suspended, then reinstated by court order
SAIMI appoints Soraya Artman as Director of Operations
CMA CGM has commenced embedding artificial intelligence on board its ships
K Line introduces new generation VLCC and Aframax tankers with no bulbous bow
MSC Seaview delivered to MSC Cruises
Royal Navy western Mediterranean rescue
Wilhelmsen Ships Service lifts off with Airbus drone delivery
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : CONTI COURAGE

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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 : 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

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First View : STENA PARIS
Port of Durban partially reopens to marine traffic
Crew of former Durban tug threaten to blow up their tug over unpaid wages
CMA CGM to launch Indian Ocean Feeder 4
Cruise News: Thomson Cruises renames to Marella
End of the road for Rift Valley Railway
Spain & Catalonia: Just a coincidence?
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : SM NEW YORK

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : HMS PROTECTOR
SAMSA and MSC Cruises send off 97 youth to start maritime careers
Grindrod plans an offshore listing of shipping business
Burgan Cape Town’s fuel storage facility opens
Feature: Belt and Road won’t solve Africa’s problems, but will ease other more serious issues
Upsurge of interest in Africa trades by ocean carriers
New Naval Offshore Patrol Vessels for India
NATO Operation Sea Guardian
PRESS RELEASE: Advisian appoints Adam Boughton to grow infrastructure business
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : ITAL LAGUNA

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the News Headlines:

•First View : USIBA
•SAMSA and MSC place 97 young E.Capers in tourism jobs on cruise ships
•Tug No.7 USIBA is launched as No.6 UMBILO is handed over
•Mixed reactions as Ghana ports face paperless transactions
•New patrol vessel for Mauritius Coast Guard
•USS Porter Conducts RAS (Replenishment at Sea) with Turkish Navy
•Remains of some USS John S McCain sailors located
•Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
•Cruise News and Naval Activities
•Pics of the Day : MOL DELIGHT

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