Federal Transport Authority Signs MOU with SAFEEN

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The Federal Transport Authority (FTA) – Land & Maritime has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with SAFEEN, the marine services subsidiary of Abu Dhabi Ports, to provide emergency response services and support maritime rescue operations across the territorial waters of the United Arab Emirates. …

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ONE to Increase Direct Sailings From China to Southeast Asia

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Ocean Network Express (ONE) on 26 June 2020 announced two new direct services connecting China and Southeast Asia. Following the previously announced CID connecting China and Indonesia, ONE will further expand the China-Southeast Asia network by introducing China Thailand Service (CTS) and the revamped Thailand …

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Liquefied Carbon Dioxide Ready to Sail

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Gothenburg and Sweden could be the first in the world to create a joint infrastructure for the transport of liquefied carbon dioxide extracted using CCS technology. The project –CinfraCap – is a unique collaborative venture between Göteborg Energi, Nordion Energi, Preem, St1, Renova, and Gothenburg …

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Editorial: It’s Hobson’s Choice for the Seafarers

Port Wings, 24 June 2020: After the COVID-19 pandemic induced travel restrictions made crew changes impossible, drawing the attention of the globe on a workforce that has remained largely hidden from limelight despite being responsible for moving some 90 per cent of the world trade, there is no choice for …

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Chennai Port Sets Record In Crude Discharge

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Chennai Port has set another landmark achievement by handling 1,14,000 Tonnes of  Crude Oil  on a single day on 21 June 2020, from the  vessel M.T. MOUNT FUJI (sailing under the flag Liberia) carrying 1,32,007 Tonnes through the  42” diameter pipeline from Bharathi Dock (BD-III) …

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Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal Meets Service Exporters

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: The Union Minister of Commerce and Industry Shri Piyush Goyal on 23 June 2020 held a meeting, through video-conferencing, with office bearers of the Services Export Promotion Council (SEPC), and stakeholders representing various Services sector. The stakeholders made several suggestions and demands during the …

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