Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news 25 August 2019

Africa PORTS & SHIPS maritime news

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Front Page: OPTIMANA
French shipping line announces GRR from Asia to East, South, West Africa & Indian Ocean
The supply and use of 0.50%-sulphur marine fuel
Durban Maritime Museum tug JR More joins minesweeper SAS Durban at ship repair yard
CMA CGM decides not to use the Northern Arctic route
Grindrod six-months interim results reflect refocus on trade corridors
Call for SA to increase support for Indian Ocean rim countries’ port State controls
TNPA Cape Town hosts IALA Aids for Navigating Training Course
NSRI reports on evacuating a patient off a ship in Table Bay
Australia to join US-led Persian Gulf naval patrols
President calls for robust partnerships to grow economy
MSC Cruise’s continued investment in Africa’s tourist industry
MSC Cruises adds second ship to South Africa’s 2020/2021 cruise season
Under-performing Tazara highlighted at SADC summit, but potential stressed
SAS Drakensberg in second mercy voyage to cyclone-hit Beira
Photo Story: SAS Durban heads for the floating dock and much-needed ship repair
Veecraft expands into new bigger shipbuilding premises in Cape Town
Export containers transferred to new Walvis Bay container terminal
First for Port of Cape Town with appointment of female Marine Technical Officer
Peak Season Surcharges on Nigerian CMA CGM shipments
Photo Story: USN replenishment at sea
Tanger Med expansion makes it biggest capacity container terminal in Africa
The continuing saga of the VLCC Grace 1 …..
South African Port Statistics for July 2019 are now available
Second ship attacked of Douala, nine crew missing
CMA CGM announces 1 September rates increases Asia to East and South Africa
Crew abandon ship after fire engulfs tanker Sea Voyager in Lagos anchorage
CMA CGM announces 1 September rates increases Asia to West Africa
MSC AINO named in Durban Harbour: exciting SA job creation venture announced
Long-distance airborne medivac mission for seafarer on West Coast
Ghana will be ready for IMO 2020 Sulphur Cap regulations
Nigeria’s Calabar coast under threat from piracy, robbery & kidnapping
Pirates abduct eight crew from mv MarMalaita outside Douala

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

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First View : NAGOYA TOWER
TFR’s Container & Automotive Business Reaches Record High
Tanzania’s Central Corridor depends on efficiency & cost, says TPA
New Lüderitz port at Angra Point condemned in environmental report
Dutch shipowners given the go-ahead to employ armed guards against pirates
TAZARA may now operate directly between Dar es Salaam and Lusaka
INT’L-Argentine Coast Guard fires on illegal Chinese fishing vessel
INT’L-Russia now world’s top grain exporter
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : PRESIDENT CLEVELAND

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

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First View : MAERSK MUROTSU
SA Agulhas sails from Port Louis today to return to South Africa
NRZ pins its hope on Transnet’s recapitalisation of NRZ to move chrome ore
Johny Smith takes over as CEO of TransNamib
South African companies eager to show off wares at Berlin Fruit Fair
CTF 150 has now seized US$1 billion of drugs off North-East Africa
E.R. Schiffahrt sells its ship management company to ZEABORN
New markets for Almarin buoys
The Nautical Institute launches Shiphandling Logbook
Innovative tractor tug design heads for New Zealand
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : STOLT SELJE

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

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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

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First View : LIBRA
DP World boss, Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem visits West Africa
Port Sudan workers repeat their rejection of privatisation 
Angola’s growth depends on its oil – EIU
Record crop approaches for South African citrus
Start to be made in 2018 on Senegal’s Port du Futur
Tanzania prepares to launch phase two of standard gauge railway
PRESS RELEASE: Conference to explore maritime training for “Generation Alpha”
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Pics of the Day : SALDANHA BAY

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

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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

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First View : FLEUR DU CAP
Tanzania/Zambia sign deal to run trains to Dar es Salaam
Marine tourism plan to grow economy
Walvis Bay handles first ammonium nitrate shipment
Approval for Second Indian Ocean Expedition for 2017-2020
New offshore patrol vessel handed over to Kenya
Suez Canal Authority offers big discounts for container ships
PRESS RELEASES
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : COSCO TENGFEI

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Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

Africa PORTS & SHIPS Maritime News

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First View : IVS HIRONO
Overcapacity rears its head as order books are brandished
Traffic on TAZARA railway to Dar es Salaam picks up
End of the line for Rift Valley Railway?
Cruise News: New lines, new ships on horison
No good choices on Lake Victoria
Cape Verde moves towards its own Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ)
International News: HRH The Duke of Edinburgh receives Royal Salute
PRESS RELEASES: Leaders gather at Sharm el Sheikh for Africa 2017
Expected Ship Arrivals and Ships in Port
Cruise News and Naval Activities
Pics of the Day : ROELOF

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