Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news 12-13 August 2021

Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news

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FIRST VIEW:   MSC MARINA

Covid-19 jabs to seafarers at no charge
WHARF TALK: Cape Town call for large trailing suction hopper dredger GATEWAY
AVIATION & AIRFREIGHT: Qatar Airways new link from Doha to Lusaka and Harare
IN CONVERSATION: Insights for African countries from the latest climate change projections
NYK wood chip carrier Crimson Polaris breaks in two off Japan
Hurtigruten Expeditions to cruise West Africa destinations
New US Lighthouse stamps
WHARF TALK: Offshore construction support vessel NORMAND FRONTIER
NSRI Gqeberha Sea Rescue crew medivac seriously injured seaman from bulk carrier
US Coast Guard commissions 44th Fast Response Cutter Glen Harris
Retail operations under threat from vessel delays and rising rates
USS Herschel ‘Woody’ Williams (T-ESB 4) deploys to Nigeria
WHARF TALK: LPG tanker named BW ODIN
ABB Azipod propulsion for Orange Marine cable-laying & repair ship
IPCC report shows that climate change is rapid, widespread and intensifying
IN CONVERSATION: IPCC climate report: Profound changes are underway in Earth’s oceans and ice – a lead author explains what the warnings mean
Transnet reports further cargo handling disruptions because of IT network
Mozambique insurrection: LATEST: Rwandan forces recapture Mocimboa da Praia
Mozambique insurrection update: Joseph Hanlon reports….
WHARF TALK: The interesting story behind a reefer named TAGANROGSKIY ZALIV
ONE launches Marine Safety and Quality Campaign 2021: Global self-inspection
R500 million cocaine drug bust made at Durban harbour
DP World strengthens its grip on logistics in southern Africa
Imperial to acquire 100% stake in the J&J Africa Group for R4.4 billion
Port Window: Walvis Bay records increase in salt exports
WHARF TALK: From a musical concert to a gemstone – BLUE ONYX
Navigational warnings: Reporting and broadcasting hazards at sea

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : TOKYO CAR
US$345 million Dar es Salaam Gateway port project approved
Three Japanese container lines going ahead with merger
Frequentis to provide maritime distress communications for South Africa
Further upgrade for CMA CGM’s Swahili Express
President Zuma to lead SA delegation to G20
UK MoD Type 26 frigate order secures thousands of jobs
PRESS RELEASES: Simulation platform for creating future ships
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : SEAWAY INVINCIBLE

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s Maritime News Headlines:

First View : MOL PROFICIENCY
South Africa rejects Japanese container liner merger
Nigeria in urgent need of a maritime transport policy – NIMASA
Approval for Eni and Anadarko LNG terminal in Rovuma Basin
French logistic specialist Necotrans faces judicial management
Cruise news: Viking adds third ship to fleet
World’s largest container ship calls at the Port of Felixstowe
PRESS RELEASES
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : INS TARKASH

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : CEPHEUS LEADER
China proposes ‘blue economic passages’ to connect Asia with Africa, Oceania & Europe
Ghana Ports & Harbours Authority has new board
Welcome Columbus – A New Cruise Ship For Britain
Dredging completed at Monrovia Freeport
News in brief from the ports of Southern Africa
Rolls Royce & Svitzer introduce world’s first remotely-controlled commercial vessel
Speculation mounts over Cosco takeover of OOCL
PRESS RELEASES: Reshaping the Future of African Cities
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : JOSCO DEZHOU

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s Maritime News Headlines:

First View : HÖEGH PUSAN
Another pirate attack off Horn of Africa
Nautic Africa launches six new ferries for Ivory Coast
Three into one for the 3 big Japanese lines
Grindrod’s Alan Olivier steps down
Rickmers Holding files for insolvency
Creation of a European Coast Guard
PRESS RELEASES
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : ENDLESS HORIZON

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Thursday’s Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : JUPITER LEADER
Tin Can Island shut down as smuggled weapons discovered
Unconfirmed report of another Gulf of Aden pirate attack
‘Factory Africa’? Time to get serious about red tape at Africa’s borders
Kenya’s Standard Gauge Railway set to launch on 31 May 2017
K Line takes delivery of new woodchip carrier
Tullow ready to drill new wells off its TEN field off Ghana
South Africa on high alert after Ebola outbreak in DRC
PRESS RELEASES
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : GEMINI PIONEER

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Monday’s Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Here are the day’s News Headlines:

First View : HÖEGH BRASILIA
Liberia’s third port, Sinoe, is back in business
Gigaba says Africa must trade with itself
BOOT contract signed for Port of Ngqura liquid bulk terminal
Greenpeace concludes tour with recommendations to West Africa
African Petroleum spuds Ayamé-1X exploration well off Ivory Coast
US turns down Japanese container line merger
Maersk’s quiet takeover of Hamburg Süd
PRESS RELEASES: Thordon Bearings & Drydocks World team up to convert ships to seawater lubricated shaft lines
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : YONG XING

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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 : HÖEGH TROTTER
Finance Minister calls for increased infrastructure investment in Africa
Transnet aims to expand footprint in Africa
Gulf of Guinea piracy almost doubles in 2016
Multi-national counter piracy exercise sharpens skills (CTF 151)
AMSOL awarded 5-year Standby Tug contract
US$2.39 million annual loss for Japan’s NYK Line
PRESS RELEASES: Masters & Mates Union of Greek Merchant Marine go for Green Award
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : MSC RENEE

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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 : OGS EXPLORA
TNPA embarks on R15 million maintenance dredging at Port of Cape Town
Somali Pirates Highjack local cargo vessel off Somali coast
SA Agulhas star of the Port Elizabeth port festival
Japan’s Big Three container lines pass first JV hurdle
Africa is building too many costly & unnecessary ports
Video: Double ship-christening in the Port of Hamburg
Preserving the freedom of navigation and the free flow of commerce
PRESS RELEASES: The Nautical Institute launches Command Diploma Scheme
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : SERENITY ACE

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