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DNV Backs Crew Change Programme in South East Asia

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: DNV, the world’s leading classification society and risk management expert, is embarking on an instrumental role in helping to facilitate safe crew changes amid South East Asia’s COVID crisis as an auditor in the multi-party backed CrewSafe programme. CrewSafe is the creation of the Singapore …

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Singapore Tops International Maritime Centre Rankings

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The Xinhua-Baltic International Shipping Centre Development Index, published by Chinese news agency, Xinhua, and global maritime data provider, the Baltic Exchange, has ranked Singapore as the top global shipping centre for the eighth year running. The index is an independent ranking of the performance of …

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Guest Article: Shipping MRO Services and GST Change

By Naresh Sheth, Partner, NA Shah Associates INDIA has a 7,500 km long coastline. It is located along the Mediterranean trade route that constitutes of approximately 7-9 per cent of the global trade. Out of India’s total trade, approximately 70% by value and 95% by volume is handled by seaborne …

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GRSE Gets 24×7 Artificial Intelligence Enabled Surveillance

Kolkata: Port Wings News Network: Adopting the latest technology with respect to security of infrastructure and other assets, Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Ltd., (GRSE), a Mini Ratna Category 1 Defence PSU and a leading warship building company has commenced today an Artificial Intelligence (AI) enabled high end CCTV network …

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Abu Dhabi Ports Celebrates ‘Day of the Seafarer’

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Abu Dhabi Ports, part of ADQ – one of the region’s largest holding companies with a broad portfolio of major enterprises spanning key sectors of Abu Dhabi’s diversified economy, celebrated ‘Day of the Seafarer,’ an annual day of recognition organised by the International Maritime Organization …

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