Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news 6 December 2020

Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news

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Front Page: GH ZEPHYR

IN CONVERSATION: Toxic waste dumping in the Gulf of Guinea amounts to environmental racism
Reflecting on Port of Durban Decongestion Task Team Initiatives
The 2020 ESPO Environmental Report
IN CONVERSATION: Slavers in the family: what a castle in Accra reveals about Ghana’s history
The Maldivian Coast Guard vessel MNDF CGS Huravee on completion of her refit in an Indian naval dockyard
Malawi warned against getting involved with Mozambique insurgency
UN Resolution calls for seafarer key worker designation and implementation of crew change protocols
TransNamib in process of acquiring 33 diesel-electric locomotives
US Navy to decommission fire-damaged USS Bonhomme Richard
COMESA grants Kenya further two-year extension to limitation of sugar imports
Meridian adds extra scanner at Tema terminal gate for added security
MSC plans on reintroducing two ships in SA for 2021/22 cruise season
HMS Dragon returns home from Black Sea and E Med
Tema port ranked the largest in West and Central Africa
BREXIT, the end is near
KZN premier appeals for road freight resolution as police ask army to step in
TRADE NEWS: Castor Marine takes over SeaVsat assets
WHARF TALK: Durban Port Bulletin News
WHARF TALK: Durban Volume and Vessel Call Performance
SAMSA to probe fatal capsizing of fishing boat of West Coast
Piracy: Another tanker Agisilaos boarded in Gulf of Guinea
Calling boat and yacht owners worldwide
SA Ports Regulator’s decision on Port Tariffs
WHARF TALK: Snippets of news from the port of Cape Town
Navy’s former strike craft, SAS Galeshewe, decommissioned
Second hydrographic survey boat for Project Hotel completed
WHARF TALK: Transnet Pipelines provides update on uMbilo River crude oil clean-up
Seafarers Delivering Christmas Campaign 2020
WHARF TALK: Transnet Port Terminals warns of scams
Royal Navy aid in Honduras waters

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news 13 April 2020

Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news

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Front Page: PALEISGRACHT
>European Shippers’ Council COVID-19 measures
Sea Rescue with a difference: NSRI to aid of Robben Island
Amsterdam enters Durban port today, Vasco da Gama heading for Cape Town
Further jihadist attacks in Mozambique’s gas-rich Cabo Delgado province
Port Reports: Three more cruise ships heading this way
PE Car Terminal scores a 96% in German Quality Audit
Planning for IBSAMAR 2020 held in Simon’s Town
Relief for snoek fishers as travel ban gets lifted
Video: Giant container ship crashes into harbour crane
Force Majeure applied to FLNG GIMI project
Seafarers UK COVID-19 Emergency Appeal
Cautious yet positive message from Grindrod
Port of Berbera breathing new life into Somaliland
Vessels lining up outside Durban as final cruise ships approach
NEW BOOKS reviewed by Paul Ridgway, London Correspondent
Marion Island 2020 Relief Voyage goes ahead
RFA Argus is Caribbean bound
More missed calls on Europe-South Africa services: Santa Ursula
Two new harbour cranes for Port Elizabeth at beginning of reefer season
AMSOL on call: Business continuity & essential marine services
Namport lends a helping hand in aid of COVID-19 pandemic in Walvis Bay
Video: The Queens play Happy Birthday to Queen Mary 2
US Coast Guard oversees disembarkation of 250,000 from cruise ships
UNCTAD: Let’s keep ships moving, ports open and cross-border trade flowing
Latest on the Queen Mary 2 medical emergency   (Friday) 
Central & West African ports cannot shut down, rules PMAWCA

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