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Automobile business for Kamarajar port

China and Cambodia held military naval exercises for the first time in Cambodian waters

DB Schenker uses ultra-thin high-tech labels for shipment tracking

British Warship in Chennai Port

The 1st India Bangladesh petroleum pipeline inaugurated

River cruising takes off on U.S. inland waters


Lectures on Maritime Security at Pondicherry University

Sea plane service in Gujarat shut down

Shipping lines vigilance for extreme weather in Bangladesh

Carnival Cruise Line marks 100 million guest milestone

Wan Hai cops fine from the Federal Maritime Commission

Chennai Shipyard receives a US Naval vessel for repairs for the second time

Maharashtra proposes 3 light houses in Thane coast

Naval Surveillance aircraft in US base for Joint Exercises

A.P. Inland Waterways Authority Gets Nod

Common Communication plan for Coastal Agencies unveiled

Illegal Indian immigrants to UK on the rise during 2022

Australia to receive Nuclear powered submarines from United States

25 migrants killed when a boat sinks off the Madagascar coast

Andhra Pradesh worst victim of climate change

Chief of Australian Navy Mark Hammond visit to India

Camera-Fitted Jacket Mandatory for Customs Officers Handling Sea Cargoes

Fishermen own their own harbor in Nagapatinam

Philippines to Deploy Subsea ROV to Pinpoint Location of Stricken Tanker

Australia to host Malabar naval exercises this year

5 month long Naval exercises conclude at Indian Ocean region

Ten firms including JSW Infra,Boskalis, Concor, Adani, RVNL submit EoI for Rs 41,000 Cr Container Transhipment Port in Great Nicobar

Goa shipyard lauded for timely delivery of ships

US Officials Raise Alarm over Giant Chinese Cargo Cranes

United Nations Announces the High Seas Treaty

China would play a positive role in Sri Lanka

Naval helicopter makes emergency landing in Arabian Sea

IRS selects Dassault Systèmes to drive digital transformation & boost efficiency

China criticizes Quad

Oil Spill spreads in Bay of Bengal

Future Naval conflicts will be unpredictable says Defense Minister

Vessel ran aground in Suez Canal but vessel movement remains normal

Naval Commander’s Meeting commences at INS Vikrant off Goa Coast

Oil Spill off Nagapatinam Coast controlled say Authorities: Fisher-folk say NO

Ukraine war has given lessons in modern warfare says India’s Naval chief

16 Crew Missing from Taiwanese Longliner Capsized during Cyclone Freddy

Major oil spill off the Nagapatinam coast

Ever Given’s salvors seek greater payout in court

Hapag-Lloyd CEO says he is optimistic about shipping development in India

TN signs MoU with UNEP for implementing urban cooling programme in the State

New Director General of Shipping announced

Chinese bulk carrier sinks off Sakhalin Island

“Shippers’ revenge” begins with tables turning on cargo costs

Iino Kaiun Kaisha: conducts marine biofuel trial in Singapore

Crewing key to sustainable growth in ship management

Product tanker sinks off popular Filipino tropical holiday island

Methanol boxship orders growing more rapidly than all other fuel types

Prof. Max Mejia to take over as new President of World Maritime University in June

Philippine Coast Guard Forms Human Chain to Rescue Stranded Crew

Foreign vessel rams into Kanyakumari based fishing vessel

Blue economy to play a vital role in the country’s economy in future

River Cruise reaches its destination Dibrugarh after 51 day journey

Country’s 1st Marina in Karnataka to promote coastal tourism

CII to organize program on block chain technology


Pune Software Engineer Uses Hydroponics to Grow Saffron in Shipping Container

AMP Terminals: Vessel Inspection App gets sector seal of approval

Two Reported Missing as Tug Sinks in Scotland

After 50 days of travel, river cruise Ganga Vilas to reach its destination on February 28

Goa shipyard conducts a HR meet

Former Indian Naval officers remain in jail for 7 months in Doha

Shipping Corp of India assets split up ahead of privatisation bid

Plastics Major component of Marine Litter

India and Lanka agreed to expand defense cooperation

Top 11 Liner operators to receive 89 large vessels in 2023: Alphaliner

Australia to make area the size of Germany a marine park in Southern Ocean

India has a vision for a sustainable maritime sector & vibrant blue economy: Minister

China Steps Up Purchases of Australian Coal, Signaling Easing of Import Ban

Biofuel Supply Chain Tracing Trial Completed in Singapore

Tamil Nadu to get a Mega Offshore energy plant

Government to Mandate Foreign Ship Owners Pay Provident Fund to Indian Seafarers

114 Port projects costing Rs One Lakh crores under implementation in Maharashtra

IMU conducts lecture on “Surface Ship Maneuvering and the Role of Numerical Towing Tanks”

Japanese warship pays friendly visit to Mumbai Port

COSCO clears out vintage VLCCs

Shreyas Shipping and Logistics Ltd to acquire container vessel

China to conduct naval exercises with Russia, South Africa in Indian Ocean

Clean Marine Litter campaign in the Lakshadweep Sea

River cruise enters Assam on the last leg of the journey

AI Tech is key to protecting whales from deadly collisions with ships

Bangladesh bars entry of 69 Russian ships after US, EU sanctions

Naval chopper airlifts a patient in night operations from Lakshadweep

Japanese Naval Ships at Cochin Port

China’s shipbuilding market share exceeds Japan and South Korea combined

Rising seas threaten exodus of 'biblical' scale – UN chief

Emerging technologies come handy for Maritime Surveillance

Puducherry Coast faces Severe Sea Erosion

Sea farer rescued from Mid Sea

DRI seizes 24.4 kg gold smuggled from Bangladesh in Operation Eastern Gateway

AtulUbale to hold additional charge as SCI’s Director (P&A) from March

Philippines protests against highhandedness of Chinese Navy

Maersk sues Evergreen over 2021 blocking of Suez Canal

HMM orders nine 9,000 TEU methanol-fueled containerships

Chinese Navy’s aggressive actions in Philippines

Dredging Corporation of India Limited posts highest Q3 turnover of Rs 372 crore

Two boxships badly damaged in southern Vietnam

IFSCA lays foundation to boost ship financing, leasing in India

Sarbananda Sonowal attended the 44th National Day of Iran in New Delhi

MOL to Provide Aid to Victims of Earthquake in Turkey and Syria

Global Security laden with enormous challenges says Pak Foreign Minister

US sharing intelligence with 40 allies about the nature of Chinese spy balloon

Gold dumped into the sea off Rameshwaram coast

Iskenderun Port Fire to Cause Trade Loss of Around US$680 Million

Royal Caribbean names Maersk veteran as head of marine

Coast guard and Assam rifles conduct joint working group meeting

Maersk expects 2023 profits to plummet as volumes, freight rates fall

Cochin Shipyard Ltd Launches Job-Oriented Training for ITI Holders

Partially sunk historic tugboat to be removed from Gastineau Channel

Which is the best beach in Chennai? Survey findings

ST Engineering buys a Singapore shipyard

LCA lands at aircraft carrier INS Vikrant

India Qatar meet on Maritime cooperation

Water taxi service in Mumbai will be operational from Feb 7th

Apex court orders the demolition of Oil storage tank outside Chennai port

Panama Canal draught announcement

CMA CGM Group becomes official logistics partner for Paris 2024 Olympic & Paralympic Games

PSA International Group CEO Tan Chong Meng chairs World Economic Forum (WEF) Supply Chain and Transport (SCT) Governors Meeting

Cochin Shipyard to construct vessels for a German firm

Hydrogen Operated train next year

Budget 2023-24: Big digital push for Agriculture

Resumption of work in Chennai Port Maduravoyal Elevated Corridor yet to start

Chery in shipyard venture to build its own car carriers

Sudhansh Pant is new Shipping Secretary

MOL Becomes World’s First Company to Earn AiP for Vessel Cyber Resilience

Coast Guard, NTSB and partners investigate Antarctic cruise passenger deaths

Ashok Leyland vows to make alternative fuel platforms ready in 2 years

India seen as one of the year’s fastest growing box destinations

United States and India to expand Cooperation

Indo Pacific important for NATO

SCI extends farewell to Dr. Sanjeev Ranjan, IAS

Prime mover driver dies after vehicle plunges into sea off Singapore port

New panamax vessel catches fire in Panama Canal

MSC Adds Italian Port Call on India to West Med Service

Madhvendra Singh appointed CEO of Gujarat Maritime Cluster

Maersk partners with Cozero to enhance emission visibility for International E-commerce

Dr. Sanjeev Ranjan appointed as Chairman of National Shipping Board

74th Indian Republic Day celebration at IMU-HQ and other campuses.

Coast guards celebrate its founding day

Announcement on Next Maritime SheEO Leadership program!

Spanish Police Seize Cocaine Worth $114 Million from Cattle Ship

Container ships collided in Bangkok fairway

Sri Lanka to unlock its potential for Blue Economy

River cruise MV Ganga Vilas Leaves Kolkata for Sunderbans

School children visit naval and coastguard ships

Coastguard acts to save the life of a Mariner at sea

West coast canal project will be commissioned in 2 years in Kerala coast

Yet another ferry service to operate between Mumbai and Navi Mumbai

Naval officers continue to languish in Qatar’s jail without a charge sheet

Indian industries can set up plants along the Suez Canal

‘Everything is in India’s favour’: NITI Aayog CEO optimistic about future economic growth

Goa shipyard celebrates republic day

Diana Shipping offloads ageing capesize for $15m

Hapag-Lloyd AG acquires share in J M Baxi Ports & Logistics Limited

MSC and Maersk will end 2M alliance

French MR Tanker to be retrofitted with Rotor Sails

Supreme Court allows Purse Seine Fishing beyond territorial waters of Tamil Nadu

Around three tons of cocaine seized from cargo ship in Sahara, all crews arrested

Former Lebanese PM faces homicide charge over Beirut port blast

Cargo ship sinks off Japanese coast 9 crew members yet to be traced

MSC, Evergreen Head Scrubber-Fitted Fleet Ranking

Passenger ferry services stopped in Cochin due to protests by traveling public

Fate of 8 former Indian Naval Officials to be decided by a Doha court this week

Sri Lankan High commissioner to India meets Chairman Adani Group

Floating Jetty Planned on Brahmaputra in Assam

Number of CNG-Powered Boats Will Rise To 2000 from 580 in Varanasi


Russia sanctions: Two indicted, one arrested, in Tango yacht case

Submarine INS Vagir commissioned

Australia to invest in Sea Mines to protect its Ports and Maritime routes

21 islands in Andaman named after Param Vir Chakra Awardees

Navy resorts to clean up drive along Tamil Nadu beaches

India to Be Preferred Destination for China+1, Says Siemens Mobility CEO

Govt Planning to Set up Modern Floating Jetty at Biswanath Ghat

Foreign shipping lines considering to boycott Pakistan’s Ports

Women commander to head the navy contingent in R Day Parade

Sea erosion Odisha

External affairs minister’s indirect dig at China

SAIL To Manufacture Containers

Davies Turner adds direct ocean freight LCL service from UK to India

MARAD: $20 million available for Small Shipyard Grants

Center for Maritime Economy and connectivity launched

Another submarine to be launched by Mazagon docks

India to introduce ship age limits

Tamil Nadu coast faces severe erosion

Sri Lanka is all set to recover from the year long economic crisis

Cruises to connect Kerala with Goa

Explosion in oil tanker ship in Central Thailand

South Korean IoT Tech Turns Boxes Into Smart Containers

1,000 ships affected by cyberattack on DNV ShipManager

Keel laying ceremony for Diving support craft held

Cocaine found on MSC boxship after Antwerp bomb threat hoax

Secondhand containership prices in free fall

Ganga Vilas could not enter Chapra due to shallow waters in Ganga

How closer Japan-US ties may benefit Quad

Indo French Naval Exercises begin in Western Seaboard

Cruise liner Ganga vilas got stuck in Bihar? Govt says No

Doppler weather radar network throughout the country in 2 years

New Ship Building/Repair Yard Planned In Gwadar

Jaffna-Tamil Nadu Sea Cargo Service to Operate from February

Committee Head on sea erosion at Vizhinjam has defended erosions

Transworld Group and DP World’s World Security partner to train Indian workers for UAE jobs

Under Sea Exploration to be attempted by a Chennai based institution

TN Assembly demands revival of Sethusamudram canal project

A.P. Moller – Maersk announces new executive leadership team

Navy collaborates with Chennai based technology institute

Maritime Indoor Sports League on 11th February in Mumbai- By Offing Group

US government releases blueprint to decarbonise America’s transportation sector

Tamil Nadu Puducherry face the worst sea erosion: Report

Cyberattack hits DNV ShipManager software

Navy hardly places orders with private ship yards in the country

UK is set to ban single-use plastic cutlery and plates

East coast neglected on climate studies says an expert

Revive Sethusamudram project says Chief Minister Stalin

Samudera picks up pair of containership newbuilds for $66m

Greek bulker runs aground in the Suez Canal

Ship capsizes at Indian port

China Energy places order to import Australian coal, sources say

British Naval vessel to be stationed in Indo Pacific

Andaman islanders plead for a better deal from Delhi

Hong Kong Port handles record reefer boxes on Hapag-Lloyd‘s Cherry Express

Evergreen pays employee bonuses of up to four years’ salary

The most active fleet builders in 2022 are MSC, CMA CGM, Evergreen and Zim

Offshore Security Conference meets

Defense Minister in Andaman Islands

China Shipowners' Association Joins the Board of ICS

River cruise over Ganga and Brahmaputra all set to take off

Navy makes giant strides in 2022

Iran Holds Naval Drills near Strait of Hormuz

Negative corona test result mandatory for all international passengers

Longest river cruise from Varanasi to be inaugurated by PM Modi on Jan 13

NCLT Clears Rs 2,000 Crore Bid for Reliance Naval

Coastguards seize sea cucumber off Pamban coast

India supports proposal on digitisation in the next Strategic Plan of IMO

India seen among top 10 in global maritime trade: Sonowal

Majority of the islands in Lakshadweep out of bounds for tourists

India makes its stand clear on relations with China and Pakistan

Drones to add strength to Maritime surveillance of the coast guards

Multiple objections filed on SCI demerger scheme ahead of crucial MCA hearing to clear the plan

Allcargo Group's Founder & Chairman Shashi Kiran Shetty Flagged Off 7th Edition of Mumbai Sustainability Run

West acts to enforce the price cap on Russian crude exports

Gujarat based firm manufactures containers, first of its kind in the country

VLCC tanker Captain of Indian nationality died on board during voyage

Hundreds Evacuated from Staten Island Ferry after Engine Room Fire

Egypt's Currency Crisis is creating a Massive Port Backlog

South Korea unveils its Indo-Pacific strategy will advance SPL ties with India

NYK: Change of the Leadership from April 1st

Pakistan boat with Rs 300 crore worth Narcotics seized near Gujarat coast

Head of Russia’s Admiralty Shipyards Dies Suddenly

Commissioning of Water Metro need of the hour for Cochin

AVGC panel calls for a mission approach to ‘Create in India’

China wants to work with India

JNPA inaugurates MSEDCL Distribution Franchisee

Radiant Maritime India felicitated for stupendous performance in 2022 by Bahri in Dubai

Marine Corps must allow Sikh recruits with beards and turbans, US court rules

Operational deployments of navy in neighborhood

Suez Canal Invites FDI, Conditionally

Vigilance stepped due to possibility of corona pandemic reviving in India

US Marines deliver holiday gifts for underprivileged children in Chennai

Rajya Sabha passes Maritime Anti-Piracy Bill

IME(I)- Online Skill Upgradation Certification Course in Hydraulics- 29th to 31st December 2022

Petronet LNG to Set up Floating LNG Terminal at Gopalpur

Centre sounds Covid alert, asks states to track positive samples

CMD CONCOR inaugurated warehouse in Kakinada

World will overcome challenges to keep trading, MSC CEO tells Conference of Paris

Shrimp farming in Gulf of Mannar

Anti Piracy laws extended to Exclusive Economic Zone in the Indian coast

Pacific Ocean’s Plastics Cleanup Hindered by Trade Barriers

SCI Acquires New and Used Ships

IIFCL Has Sanctioned Rs 8,244 Crore Loans to Develop 20 Ports

Cargo Evacuation through Mormugao Port Hit by Residents Protest

Ecommerce Majors Amazon, Flipkart to Join ONDC Soon

Sri Lanka to Sell Plots in Colombo Port City for Bunkering

A.P. Moller - Maersk and SunGas Renewables sign strategic green methanol partnership

Tamil Nadu to build thematic industrial Parks

Mediterranean to become an ECA from 2025

Solar panel unit to come up near Chennai

Navy to have another stealth guided missile destroyer

CMA CGM and the Port of Shanghai Accelerate their Decarbonisation Journey

India committed to global collective action to tackle climate change

Tendu leaves worth rs 2.5 crores caught by coast guard in Gulf of Mannar

Indian Ship Recycling Market Sees an Uptick in Prices

Custom Broker Licensing Management System (CBLMS) inaugurated in Mumbai

Fishermen should not cross International Maritime boundary line says Center

Deep Ocean Mission launched to tap blue economy

Airbnb inks MoU with Goa Tourism department to promote inclusive tourism

Maersk Appoints New CEO: Skou Hands the Baton to Vincent Clerc

Naval Chief to visit Sri Lanka

Transport of Coal to Commence from Guwahati’s Pandu Port to Bangladesh via Inland Waterways

AP Fast Tracks Work on New Ports

Barak River (Lakhipur -Tuker Gram) Declared As NW 16

Alappuzha Marina-Cum-Cargo Project under Sagarmala Scheme

Indian Navy at International fleet Review in Bangladesh

Passing out Parade at Naval Air station at Arakonam

Singapore Shipping Association and ClassNK ink cybersecurity MOU

Power giant NTPC to build nuclear fleet to aid climate goal chase

Tata group earmarks $90 billion investments in 5 years

Marine Log launches new event with focus on ship repair and maintenance

World’s Largest Container Ship Sails Light, Signalling Dim Demand

Bangladesh & Japan Evince Interest in PM Gati Shakti

MSC Announces New Line Connecting India with West Mediterranean

Bill against Sea Piracy moved in Parliament

Beijing Ready for ‘Life Again’ as Lockdowns Lift across China

Former senior MSC official gets 5-year prison term

JSW Steel to invest ₹4,500 cr in mining, green energy

US Navy’s Nuclear Vessel docks at Indian Ocean Island

IIT Madras gets power from Ocean Waves off Tuticorin coast

Mass death of Seals in Caspian Sea in Russian coast

National Logistics Portal-Marine Launched

President at Navy day function at Visakhapatnam

It will be women all over Indian Navy

India’s Adani Group to invest $7.39 bln in eastern state of Odisha

Coastal security conclave concludes

Coal to Move by Sea from Odisha to West Coast

India plans to Boost Ship Building with incentives

Demand Slump Sees Empties Mounting Up at Chinese Ports

Kerala Maritime Board Bets Big on Coastal Shipping

Orders for Methanol-Fuelled Ships Overtook LNG Bookings in October

TOC Asia Concludes with Holistic Approach to Decarbonization across Supply Chain Key

Tsakos urges Rishi Sunak to make London a more attractive place for shipowners

Government Yet to Decide on Bidder Eligibility for Port Projects

HHI Unionists Reject Improved Wage Hike Offer

Italian Navy Assists Disabled Tanker after Pirates Steal Cargo

Stowaways Found on Tanker’s Rudder after Making 2700 NM Trip

Maritime Industry Mourns The Sad Demise Of Mr. Vijay Kumar, Former Managing Director, Bharati Defence And Infrastructure Ltd

DCI looking for dredging markets abroad

Central Govt to release Blue Economic Policy soon

A new commanding officer for Maharashtra Naval Area

Exports in for bad days for next 2 years says WTO

Grain from Ukraine scheme launched by Zelenskiy

French minister of armed forces onboard INS Vikrant

Chinese Conclave on Indian Ocean without Indian presence

'India-Sri Lanka Boat races resume

President Murmu to participate in Navy day celebrations at Visakhapatnam

Garden Reach to collaborate with L and T for building war ships

No exploratory drilling for Oil or natural gas in coastal regulation zones

Coast guard vessel Sarojini Naidu decommissioned off the East coast

Indo Oman Naval Exercises Conclude

Yet another indigenous Missile Destroyer delivered to the Navy

Domestic manufacture of ferry crafts for the Navy launched

India prepared to face threat in the Maritime domain says Defense Minister

Made-in-India Container Ships likely next year

India and United States to strengthen Maritime Cooperation

BIMCO launches campaign to call for removal of single-use plastics

India May Tranship Russian Oil to Bangladesh

China relaxing Covid-quarantine for crews transferring to domestic vessels

MSC ditches bid to buy Italy’s top airline

Russia’s crude fleet deemed ready for December 5 EU ban

500 migrants caught in mid sea due to storm off Greece coast

Coast guard seize marijuana worth rs 1.3 crore near Rameshwaram

US Indonesia dialogue to contain Chinese Navy’s expansionism in Indo Pacific

After assuming the G20 Presidency, Narendra Modi Government to assume the Chair of Global Partnership on AI

Dawra appointed as Special Secretary (Logistics): DPIIT

Centre Committed to Exploring Waterways Potential for NE’s Benefit: Sonowal

Objectives of National center on Green Ports and Shipping

Shipyard Chief charge-sheeted

2 persons involved in theft at INS Vikrant convicted

Former Indian Naval Official continue be held in custody in Qatar

Black Sea grain deal extended for four months

Maersk and Carbon Sink Sign Strategic Partnership to Accelerate Green Marine Fuels Production

Appointment of Peter Levesque as New President of CMA CGM America and American President Lines

International Freight Rates Decline 30% in a Year, Relief for Exporters

The Global Shipping Industry Is Facing a New Problem — Too Many Containers

Tanker values at 13 year high

The 2 day coastal defense exercise concluded on Nov 16

Italian Marine held for killing fishermen talks of Indian trap

14 Indian Fishermen arrested by Lankan Navy in Mid Sea

Eastern Pacific product tanker “hit by a projectile”

Women allowed entry into certain branches of Indian Navy

Malabar Exercises conclude off the Japanese Coast on Nov 15th

Viability-gap funding for shipbuilding projects soon: Sonowal

Coast guard apprehend fishermen smuggling tendu leaves worth rs 2 crores

Novel lashing-free container carrier design approved

Country wide Coastal Defense Exercises Commence

Ocean 20: Powering a sustainable ocean for a buoyant global economy

No “one size fits all” answer to decarbonizing North American maritime

President of India to pay tributes to Bhagwan Birsa Munda at Ulihatu

Maritime SheEO Conference ’22 on 16th November at Taj Santa Cruz

Certain mangrove species in East coast and West coast could reduce the shift of sea landward

TT Club highlights continued vigilance to limiting container vessel fires

Entire South Asia will benefit from Bangladesh’s mega projects

National Sailing Championship has commenced

OOCL Named “Best Green Shipping Line” At the 2022 AFLAS Awards

IFB Shipping India opens new branch office in Chennai & relocates Mumbai branch

HSL acquires 3 more repairs vessels of SCI

Qatar alleges that former Indian Navy officials were spying

Lanka will not be part of big power rivalry in Indian Ocean says it’s President Wickremesinghe

A day at Arabian Sea for Maharashtra legislators

Sonowal Inaugurates 2-Day PMGati Shakti Multimodal Waterways Summit

Apex Court pulls up Center for the delay in its stand on Ram Setu issue

Chief of Naval Staff Speaks of Ruled based Order in Indo Pacific

Ship Demolition Continues its Lacklustre Trajectory

Newbuilding Orders Picking up the Pace

Malabar naval exercises begin in East China Sea

India seeks early release of its former naval officers in Qatar’s custody

Indian embassy in Guinea swings into action after 90 days

Maritime history society holds an annual seminar in Mumbai

Bangladesh Exports to Bhutan Go up as Trade Agreement Kicks In

Former Indian naval officers held hostage in Qatar

Seafarer handed 20-year sentence over fatal stabbing

UN sponsors early warning system against extreme weather

Crowley recognized as a top company for women in transportation

Ships carrying $2 billion in natural gas are waiting off Europe’s coast for prices to rise so they can cash in, report says

MOL launches cloud-based ship quality management app

Deaths due to cyclone in India minimized in 10 years

Chinese Spy ship on the prowl in Indian Ocean Region

Japan intends to strengthen its naval capabilities

Adopt humane approach, message to Lankan Navy

Export-Import Bank of India observes Vigilance Awareness Week 2022

MSC Delivers Certified Quality for Pharma Customers

Naval Chief’s high profile visit to Japan

Indian Maritime University Launches Center for Policy Research- Maritime Think Tank

Insurers release white paper on lithium-ion battery transportation risks

Marine home guards in Tamil Nadu coast

Tanker Crewman Jumps Overboard After Stabbing

Maersk and Spanish Government partner on large-scale green fuels production

DP World Signs Deal with Chinese Partner to Expand Operations in Shanghai

FM Launches Biggest Coal Mine Auction; 141 Blocks Up For Grabs

Adani Enterprises Q2 consolidated net up 117% on strong earnings from IRM, Airports

Navy conducts a Seminar on Unregulated fishing in Indian Ocean Region

French Navy Ship Aconit at Mumbai Port

Now Sri Lanka providing fuel to Chinese warships?

OOCL orders Seven 24000 TEU Methanol-Compatible Container Vessels

Navy’s Goa Maritime Symposium concludes

Naval Commanders Conference concludes

Germany to force plastic makers to help pay for clean-ups

Monkeypox still global health emergency: WHO

Safety checklist published for the transportation of lithium-ion batteries

Amrit Lal Meena assumes Charge as Coal Secretary

Essar Ports and Essar Foundation bring Diwali cheer to the elderly residents of Sahyog Vridh Ashram

ONE focusing on enhancing its end to end customer service experience: CEO

LNG carrier rates smash all records ahead of Europe’s winter

COSCO places $2.9 billion order for 24,000 TEU boxships

Tug attack darkens prospects for Black Sea grain shipments

US fishing trawler sinks after colliding with MSC ship

Biden Warns of Starvation If Russia Cancels UN Grain Ship Deal

UK Government plans to launch Home Shipbuilding Credit Guarantee Scheme by end of the year

Elpi Petraki elected as new WISTA President

India Singapore hold Joint Naval exercises in Visakhapatnam

MoPSW entities carry out number of initiatives under special disposal campaign

MOL coal carrier with ‘Wind Challenger’ hard sail marks maiden call in Australia

Vessel utilisation remains low


Operational preparedness of Coastguards in Puducherry coast reviewed

7 killed in a boat mishap in Odisha

North East monsoon to commence next week

China does not favor heavily armed Bay of Bengal

2 more beaches in Lakshadweep get the coveted blue flag eco label

World Bank and IAPH Collaborate on Global Port Infrastructure

Petronet LNG to Rent out Storage Tanks at Kochi LNG Terminal

Govt appoints SangeetaVerma as acting chairperson of CCI

Headquarters of Ports and Shipping Ministry shifted

Freight rates on Indian trades continue to trend down amid falling demand

Abu Dhabi National Oil Company Invites IPO for Its Logistics Unit

Tamil Nadu Marine Police registers a case against naval personnel

Wärtsilä to supply electrical package for new research vessel

Supply Chain Issues Continue to Delay Cruise Ship Newbuilds

The World’s Largest Cruise Ship Coming to Royal Caribbean’s Fleet

Two Dead, Two Missing after Passenger Vessels Collide off Dutch Coast

Mazagon docks enters into an agreement for artificial intelligence

Cyclone likely to spare Kolkata

DP World’s Jebel Ali Port and Free Zone key to boosting India-UAE trade to $10 billion

Firing in open sea- inquiry ordered

Samir J. Shah conferred with European Continental University Award for International Entrepreneurial Learning Excellence…/

Save the Kerala coastline from Vizhinjam port project says the Church

World’s Largest Wooden Sailing Ship Moors in Malta En Route to Shanghai

Cyclone alert for Ports in Odisha and West Bengal in next 3 days

Mumbai Customs & BCBA conduct outreach program on CBLMS

Container-ship logjams off US ports finally easing as imports fall

MoS Shipping inspects Dry Port in Jammu

India takes up Maritime Security issues with Mauritius

Higher capacity water taxi to be introduced

National Maritime Heritage complex to come up in Gujarat

Hapag-Lloyd Ship Stuck At Chittagong Port over Damage Recovery

India stood for rule based Maritime borders in Indo Pacific

Naval vessel Arihant launches Submarine launched Ballistic Missile

Ukrainian Port city comes under intense attack from Russian forces

Indian Navy participates in Joint Multinational Maritime Exercises in S Africa

Navy signs a MOU with Indian Institute of Management Nagpur

Piracy attacks drop to lowest levels recorded since 1992

China shipbuilding output declines 8.9% in first eight months of 2022

World’s largest bio-LNG plant to be built in Amsterdam

Iran Storing Around 60 Million Barrels Of Oil On State-Owned Ships

Offshore Security Exercises at Krishna Godavari offshore basin

Shipbuilding stocks rally up to 11%; Mazagon & Garden Reach hit new highs

Water taxi between Mumbai-Navi Mumbai revived offering reduced fares

Naval aircraft crashes in Arabian Sea off Goa coast

Prof. Ralph Thomas, Prof. Emeritus and Prof. Dr. Satish Visavadia visited JBS Academy

Shippers Focus on LNG, Biofuels, Methanol to Meet Emissions Targets

Special Secretary (Logistics) holds discussions on key issues during JN Port visit

Shell to trial fuel cell in LNG carrier

Shrimp productivity program launched in South Tamil Nadu Coast

Mississippi River gridlock improves but forecasts indicate likelihood of ongoing drought

Shippers Re-Route Cargo Overland From Southern India To Nhava Sheva

Activity of Chinese Navy in Indian Ocean region raises questions

Anti drug operations launched on Kerala coast

Case against Pakistani Marine personnel registered

Coastguards seize a Pakistani boat carrying heroin off Gujarat coast

Ingram Barge Declares Force Majeure Due to Low Water on Mississippi

Transnet declares force majeure at South African ports over strike

Sri Lankan Sea farers have potential to earn One billion US dollars a year

Red alert to ships passing by Sri Lanka’s west coast

Avishkar Srivastava becomes first Indian to win FIATA Young Logistics Professional Award for Asia Pacific Region

Drugs seized from an Iranian dhow

Indian Naval ships in Kuwaiti Ports

Mississippi River Barge Backlog Swells as Water Levels shrink

Ocean freight orders are signalling a big drop in consumer demand

UK marks World Maritime Day with £60m in green maritime funding

Maersk Container Industry Announces New CEO

Italian Navy Sails To Defend Mediterranean Gas Pipelines

Horrific tragedy on COSCO bulker – of 21 crew 12 died, 9 in hospital, ship’s unmanned

India and New Zealand sign White Shipping Agreement

Typhoon Noru lays waste to Asia

Time for India to supply ‘Made in India’ containers to the world : PM

Low Mississippi River water levels threaten U.S. agricultural exports

All-electric cargo vessel will be powered by swappable batteries

Oil leak near Chennai Port but this time Vegetarian

South Korean Naval ships in Chennai Port

GAC India recognised as bulk cargo agent Award by Syama Prasad Mookerjee Port

Adani Group to invest over $100 billion in next decade, says Gautam Adani at the Forbes Global CEO Conference 2022

UAE now gateway to whole world, aims to reach 90% of global trade : UAE Minister

DP World donates $2.5 million and pledges logistics support for Pakistan flood relief

Naval lab at Vizag to develop Lithium Ion batteries

Mr Sunil S Bagi takes over as Director (Finance), Goa Shipyard

Two ships badly damaged in Malacca collision

Top Commander of coastguards in Chennai

Lakshadweep islanders stuck at Cochin for want of ships

The death toll in Bangladesh ferry mishap rises to 61

Naval Ship at Seychelles islands

MSC adds Port of Jeddah to Himalaya Express Service

At least 25 perish in a ferry mishap in Bangladesh

US concerns on Chinese presence in Indian Ocean

China a very close friend India brother says Sri Lanka

Two diving support vessels to rescue submarines to be launched

Essar Eyes Commissioning Of 4mtpa Steel Complex in Saudi Arabia by End-2025

After Cement, Adani Eyes RINL Divestment For Steel Sector Foray

Sonowal Launches Multiple River Projects In Bogibeel

Niti Aayog-like body to be set up in Maharashtra for faster Growth :Devendra Fadnavis

Essar joins hands with Indian Coast Guard for the largest coastal cleanup drive

Naval Vessel INS Ajay Decommissioned


National Logistics Policy is a big step towards policy reforms of logistics sector : Prem Kishan Gupta

National Logistics Policy a Game Changing Policy : Capt. Ram Iyer, President, MANSA

Gujarat’s ship recycling industry promises to create a greener world with cleaner initiatives

Ship capsizes at Turkish port

Japan India Maritime Exercise Concludes

IWAI’s rs 200-cr prop for dredging to boost use of inland waterways

Egypt To Raise Suez Canal Transit Fees For Ships In 2023

India is on its way to be a global leader in fisheries

The CMA CGM Group and Plastic Flamingo renew their partnership to mitigate plastic pollution in the Philippines

ContiOcean secures methanol fuel supply system deal

Seaspan terminates deal for four LNG-powered newbuilds

MOU between Navy and Amity University, Uttar Pradesh

7 National High ways projects taken up in Madhya Pradesh

Fuel Vessels Anchored In Colombo Due To Delayed Payments

ShashiTharoor releases book on power of mind engineering by former Cochin Port Deputy Chairman

JNPT-APEC Training Centre commences Training session on Dredging Management and Engineering

DP World joins Digital Supply Chain Institute

CMA CGM Group : 44 Years of Passion!

Adani Ports, JSW Infra, Navayuga Engineering Bid for Multipurpose Berth at Tuna Tekra

Indian and Japanese Navy hold joint exercises off Bay of Bengal

National Maritime Heritage complex coming up in Gujarat

5th Stealth Frigate launched at Mazagaon docks Mumbai

Goa Shipyard Bags Order From Lakshwadweep

National Shipping Board constituted for a new two-year period

Chittagong Port Security Measures Approved By the US Coast Guard

Fishing harbors create havoc for fishermen of Puducherry

Ukraine Seeks Sunflower Oil Pipeline to Bypass Blocked Ports

In Memoriam: HM Queen Elizabeth (1926-2022)

Golf event raises $150,000 for children of fallen Marine

Sri Lankan naval personnel ditch their ship for better fortunes in US

India and Japan to strengthen cooperation on Defense issues

Adani-headed group gets extension to complete Haifa Port purchase

GautamAdani, Chairman & Founder of Adani Group received the USIBC Global Leadership Award

INS Vikrant may park at Katupalli near Chennai temporarily

HMM expresses Gratitude for making FIL Service a Great Success

Commissioner of Customs, NhavaSheva Flags off 1st Intermodal Digital TIR Shipment from India to Iran in INSTC

Even New York would not have done better in controlling floods

Kaushalya Skill University and JBS Academy start 1 year Post Graduate Diploma in Customs Clearance and Freight Forwarding

Indian Naval ship INS Satpura visits Indian Oocean Island of Fiji

CMA CGM Creates A Special Fund To Accelerate The Energy Transition In Shipping And Logistics

GCCI Supports Indian Ports Bill 2021

CII to Hold Infra-Focused Summit for East and NE States

APSEZ handles 29.3 MMT of cargo in August; increase of 18% (YoY)

Custom no Longer an Enforcer, but a Trade friendly Facilitator

Development projects on Goa’s coastline may get clearance from now on

CMA CGM Set To Buy French Newspaper La Provence

Bangladesh urged to Export Hilsa fish for Kolkata’s Durga puja celebrations

Security concerns of Indian Ocean Region have long been ignored says PM

Prime minister commissions INS Vikrant indigenous aircraft carrier/

SC upholds Guj HC decision not to levy IGST on ocean freight

Semcorp Marine hit by cyber-attack

PM Modi to launch the 1st indigenous aircraft carrier

World’s largest Off-shore Wind farm of UK coast commissioned

Cochin Shipyard to commission new dry dock facility by 2024

Rajesh Kumar Sinha appointed Additional Secretary in Ministry of Ports, Shipping & Waterways

India grants Nepal to access two key Ports in Gujarat & Odisha under Trade, Transit treaties

Sanjay Sethi - Chairman, JNPA launches Official Website for Vadhvan Port

PM Modi inaugurates Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Convention Centre, constructed by Deendayal Port Authority

Covid lockdowns return to key Chinese port cities

French maize crop conditions worsen again

Maritime search and rescue exercise conducted off the Chennai coast concludes

200 tons Single use Plastic removed from India’s coastline in the clean up drive since July 5th

Arcelor Mittal Nippon Steel To Acquire Essar Group’s Port, Power, Logistics And Infra Assets

Coast Guard playing crucial role in expansion of maritime infrastructure: Defence Secretary

Increasing Seaborne Trade and Shipping Industry Spur the Global Marine Lubricants Market, States Fact.MR

Delhi and Mumbai top the number of road accidents

Fire breaks out in a ship in the mid-seas off Philippines coast

Coastguards rescue 16 mariners off the Malaysian coast

World’s largest beach cleanup drive along Visakhapatnam port’s coast

Chinese state-run defence firm revealed as VLCC owner

INOXCVA flags off India’s largest liquid hydrogen tank

Average container prices & one-way leasing rates up in India amid peak shipping season

Shipping Freight Industry is going to be a Buyer’s market in the near term: Total Transport Systems

Bahri and channels by stc inks partnership deal to provide logistics services

Second Refinery for Tamil Nadu may take off at last

ESL Shipping orders another five electric hybrid bulkers

Former senior MSC official convicted in bribery case

Coastguards rescue 32 Bangladeshi fishermen

Over 80,000 women in the race for Navy’s agniveer

Up to 90 per cent of marine species can go extinct due to greenhouse gas emissions: Study

Fear for Future after Mass Die-Off of Fish in Poland’s Oder River

China has invested lot in Sri Lanka says the island minister

Panama Canal Calls on Ships to Protect Marine Life as Nearby Annual Migration Begins

DP World Sees Profits Soar with Rising Demand for Container Storage

Ghana Chamber of Shipping becomes Associate ICS member

Trawler capsizes in west Bengal five fishermen missing

German delegation visits naval installations in Mumbai

Visit of Chief of Royal Malaysian Navy

Top Women in Maritime

Sarbananda Sonowal embarks on Iran visit to assess Chabahar Port progress

Yacht found adrift off Raigad coast with weapons, owner’s husband says to keep Somali pirates at bay

External affairs minister on Chinese spy ship at Hambantota

Offshore Oil exploration to be intensified in East and West Coast

L and T Shipyard near Chennai completes repair work of US Naval ship within 10 days

Adani as country’s top industrialist gets Z security, Centre decides on IB’s report

Security implications of the Chinese spy ship near Indian waters

ONE adds Mombasa Port call to MIM service directly connecting Middle East, India, and Kenya

Cochin Shipyard puts up a Ship building facility in West Bengal

Chinese Spy ship’s research activities in accordance with International law

Chinese spy ship has arrived Sri Lankan version

Defense partnership with Lanka receives a boost

CSBC sells four boxship newbuilds to Wan Hai

Container Production under Make In India to be facilitated for cargo transportation

Jeff Bezos’ Rocket Landing Ship Named for Mother Departs for Scrapper

Rhine Water Levels Reaching Critical Point Impacting Shipping

Naval Vice Admiral Ghormade arrives in Sri Lanka to handover Dornier maritime patrol aircraft

Tiranga is our honour, our pride & our symbol of self-respect: Sarbananda Sonowal

Cochin’s Marine drive is to be expanded

Cochin shipyard has the capability to build another aircraft carrier

Chinese spy ship is moving towards Hambantota port says former Lankan President

Panama Ship Registry grows by 9.6% in three years

Lankan Govt takes over handling of the Chinese spy ship

Transshipment volumes at Colombo port take a blow

Fishermen rescued from Konkan coast

Spat between Canadian maritime unions goes public

Trade talks with UK at fast pace despite political instability

Russia, Ukraine Agree to Protect Ukraine Grain Shipping Channel

Lack of Crew Forces Delay in Return to Service for Diamond Princess

Cost of Moving Goods by Barges Increases in Europe

European Commission urged to review its competition regulations for container shipping

Colourful debut: Hapag-Lloyd’s first “Rainbow Container” has arrived!

MSC Smashes India's Heavy-Lift Cargo Record with 140-ton Transformer!

Sri Lanka speaks of excellent relations with Beijing

Coast guard's dornier aircraft forced Pakistan navy warship to return to its waters

PM pushes states to boost GST collection at NITI Aayog Governing Council Meet

China’s Military Drills Force over 200 Vessels to Reroute

SCI’s total income up in Q1

Sarbananda Sonowal visits IMC Chamber of Commerce and Industry

China puts pressure on Lanka to rescind its decision on berthing of its spy ship

US Naval Ship in Chennai ship yard for repairs and services

Sri Lanka requests China to defer the arrival of Chinese spy ship

Vessel Yuan Wang 5 and diplomatic fall out

Sri Lanka will not act against India and China

Search for missing fishermen on for 4 days

Indian Naval Ship docks at Bali Island

US sanctions seven entities linked to Iranian oil and petrochemical trade

Govt targets Rs 5.5-lakh-cr projects in Port sector: Sarbananda Sonowal

Women Naval officers’ surveillance mission over North Arabian Sea onboard a Dornier 228 aircraft

French wind propulsion tech makes headway

Unmanned Remote system to harness Ocean Resources developed by a Chennai Institute

Indian Naval Ship calls at World War II vintage Pearl Harbor

India includes Gulf of Mannar as wetlands designated as Ramsar sites

China defends military ship’s planned visit to India’s neighbour Sri Lanka

Arrival and stay of Chinese vessel confirmed by Sri Lanka

Russia’s new maritime doctrine puts India at centre stage of its Indian Ocean Region strategy

High-Level Delegation from Iran Visits JNPA to Explore Business Opportunities and Boost EXIM Trade

Waterway Development will benefit UP and Bihar besides Assam

Transit time from Mundra Port and ICD Thar (Jodhpur) reduced to a day

Crime, corruption, maritime insecurity and the environment: a criminal justice approach necessary to protect our oceans

AP Launches Rs 14,000-Cr Ramayapatnam Port Project

Romeo Joins Indian Navy

Coast Guards helicopters to have a base in Mumbai

Antartic bill adopted by Parliament

Gujarat High Court directs CBIC to refund IGST on Ocean Freight within 6 weeks

Putin Identifies United States as Russia's Primary Naval Opponent

JNPA & JM Baxi Ports and Logistics Ltd. - CMA Terminals signs Concession agreement for JNPCT Terminal

Govt needs to set up dedicated fund for capacity expansion of local shipyards: Study

Indian and French Navies Exercise in the Atlantic

First Solid Form Hydrogen Propulsion Vessel Ordered for Amsterdam

Chabahar Port Link with INSTC to Enhance Connectivity With Central Asia: Sarbananda Sonowal

IMEI with AEMTC arranges the next Instrumentation & Automation Course for Marine Engineers & ETO’s

Coastguards commissions Mega Ware House in North Chennai

India’s first manned ocean mission ‘Samudrayaan’ to send humans in 6-km ocean depth

Operational preparedness of Eastern sea board reviewed

Radars set up along the coast for surveillance

Corporate Affairs Ministry to seek lenders nod on SCI demerger scheme

NYK and Shin-Nippon Kaiyosha embark on marine biofuel test

CMA CGM Overweight Surcharge from Nacala to worldwide

Draft Policy on Blue Economy getting ready

Single Use Plastics biggest Contributor to Marine Litter

South Chennai coastline to be made ecofriendly

Karnataka and Maharashtra attract maximum FDI

States asked to prepare action plan to prevent coastal pollution

Karnataka secures nod for projects in its coast

Shipping ministry supporting 45 ferry service projects worth Rs 1,900 crore: Sarbananda Sonowal

Going Digital: UKHO to Phase out Traditional Paper Nautical Charts

Sailing Vessel Kwai Cleans Up 96 Tonnes of Trash from the Pacific

Greek Supreme Court Refuses to Overturn Release of Iranian Oil

Tanker banned from Australia for multiple MLC breaches

Center puts the K report on Western Ghats on hold

State, BoI at loggerheads over stopping crew change at Vizhinjam

Major ports exempted ro-pax/passenger ferries from paying port and vessel related charges for next 6 months

First phase of Vizhinjam Port to be commissioned by Sep 2023

The UK House of Lords Takes a Lead on Human Rights at Sea

Japan Joins Growing Trend for Electric Tugs

Karnataka Opposes Environment Norms in Western Ghats

Deal to lift Ukraine grain blockade could be signed 22 July

The Seafarers’ Charity Announces Maritime Safety Week Competition Winners

International Maritime Organisation backs Maritime SheEO’s leadership programme

Two containers with same number arrive at Ctg port

NACFS organises national logistics event with infrastructure development & multimodal connectivity theme

Developing a Port into Transshipment Hub will accrue significant benefits : Sarbananda Sonowal

34 per cent of India’s coastline faces sea erosion

Naval seminar concludes in Delhi

Plan to rotate chairmanship of DCI among four promoter major port authorities finds no takers

OOCL adopts Electronic Bill of Lading to enhance supply chain efficiency

Barge topples in mid seas off the Maharashtra’s west coast

30 die in boat capsize in Pakistan

UK MAIB Reports on Fatal Mooring Line Accident

Colombo Port City To Transact In Foreign Currency Only

Experts Express Concern as Microplastics Remain Active Marine ontaminants for Hundreds of Years

India will berth Russian vessels notwithstanding US sanctions

Colombo’s monopoly over transshipment cargo ends

Naval submarine decommissioned

“Digital Transformation-Investing today for an empowered tomorrow”: Vikash Agarwal

Basarnas Helps Repatriate Body of Deceased Crewmember

Iranian shipping firms eye regular service to Indian ports

Yet another Stealth frigate launched

Navy rescues 6 fishermen off Nagapatinam coast

Navy launches relief operations in flood affected areas of Andhra Pradesh

Shanghai Covid scare raises spectre of further lockdown disruption

Baltic index edges up as capesize rates hit 3-week peak

U.S. Ports Have Highest Demurrage and Detention Charges in the World, Report Shows

Indonesia Jails and Fines Tanker Captain for Illegally Anchoring

Union Cabinet approves Gati Shakti University in Gujarat

Piracy incidents drop to near 30-year lows

Congressmen Introduce Bill to Eliminate Carbon Emissions from Ships Calling in U.S.

NYK Line’s ammonia-fueled tugboat gets green light from ClassNK

Russia's First Modern Cruises Launch Sailing on Black Sea

NLDS to install RFID readers at Empty Container Yards to help track boxes and ease shortages

Brajesh Kumar Upadhyay takes over as CMD of Goa Shipyard Limited

Another Drug haul in Mundra Port?

Jeff Bezos Won’t Dismantle Historic Rotterdam Bridge

Marine Police Sailing Expedition 2022 begins

NYK enters new collaboration to install energy-saving devices on 50 bulkers

U.S. Coast Guard Brings Water to Drought-Stricken Pacific Island

Aircraft carrier Vikrant to be commissioned by next month

Fleet Management and Marubeni Establish New Company in Singapore

Colombo Security Conclave concludes at Cochin

MOL trials microplastic collection device on its car carrier

Russian Missile Hits Tanker Drifting in Black Sea

UK Advances Seafarer Minimum Wage Bill While Unions and Ports Object

CMA CGM Introduces New Block Trains In China

HMM attains ISO 45001 for Occupational Safety and Health management

9 High Impact Renewable Energy Power Projects taken up

U.S. Navy Offers Cash Reward for Tips on Illegal Maritime Activity and Cargo

Europe prepares for energy cut off from Russia

TransContainer launched multimodal service between Russia and India via Novorossiysk and Suez Canal

DNV recognizes first verified SEEMP III vessel

Indian Navy in World’s largest Naval Exercise

Earthquakes in any numbers at Andaman Islands

Adani Enterprises lowest bidder in CIL import tender

VikasNarwal, IAS assumes charge as Dy Chairman of Cochin Port Authority

Captain Falls Overboard and Floats for Four Hours Without a Lifejacket

Mayflower Autonomous Ship Completes Historic Atlantic Crossing

Shippers worried over undue delay in clearing wheat for exports

Sarjak Container Lines wins NVOCC of the Year (Special Equipment) award at South East Cargo & Logistics Awards 2022

Floating solar power system commissioned at Ramagundam

World’s largest naval exercise is on off the US west coast

DP World Expands India Footprint

CMA CGM And ENGIE To Produce Second-Generation Biomethane

Indian Ocean region has become a zone of concern

Construction of indigenous stealth frigates on full steam

Centralized Pay System for Indian Coast Guard launched

Naval ship Satpura arrives at Pearl Harbour in Hawaii

India is committed to protect environment norms

Gujarat coast gets advanced helicopters for Maritime security

Helicopter crashes in open sea off Mumbai high; All 9 rescued

Shipping Ministry organises ‘Chintan Baithak’ to propel India’s Blue Economy

India at UN Ocean Conference at Lisbon

India's largest floating solar project in Kerala's backwaters

Dredging Corporation to construct fishing harbors

China Delivers First 24,000+ TEU Containership – Ever Alot

Armed Pirates Rob Offshore Construction Vessel Off Tabasco, Mexico

Tamil Nadu Govt rushes second ship to Sri Lanka

PIL launches new service WS6 to expand coverage between Far East and West Coast South America

India reiterates its right to purchase oil from Russia

Govt to roll out E Passports

Sri Lanka conducts first aerial mapping of petroleum resources close to Indian waters

Strikes in US, Asian and European ports threaten shippers

MSC container ship disabled by explosion and fire, 3 crew injured, Med

Japanese bulk carrier fire, Ghent

Years after MLC's Passage, Seafarer Abandonment Persists at High Rate

COSCO SHIPPING Lines launches paperless cargo release service

Indian and Indonesian Navies conduct Joint Naval Exercises

Bridging shipping’s gender pay gap

Plastic pollution at sea seen hindering ship operations

ZIM invests in artificial intelligence firm

Govt prepares ground for transition from Navy to Merchant Navy

Kerala to start transportation of Petro products through barges

Hindustan Shipyard Vizag on growth path

India offers assistance to Bangladesh to tackle floods

Global trade is not going into reverse: Maersk

German Naval Yards: First ship to be sustainably recycled in Kiel

Indian’ Navy’s presence in Persian Gulf

Tank Containers are Eco-friendly and Sustainable

U.S. Coast Guard Offloads $100M Worth of Cocaine in Miami

Keel laying for naval ships conducted at Chennai

First Annual meet of Gujarat Maritime Cluster held at GIFT City, Gandhinagar

JNPA Awards Maintenance Contract to DCI

MOL conducts Carbon-offset Voyage with Car Carrier

CMA CGM kicks off new Trieste intermodal service to serve European market

Brookes Bell appoints its first female master mariner consultant

Govt floats EoI for development of Waterways, Terminals in Odisha

Maersk faces sexual assault at sea charges

2 more beaches in Tamil Nadu to be developed to get Blue Flag-certified

Port strikes the latest headache for shippers as peak season unfolds

Study finds generator engines as key cause of methane emissions on LNG carriers

HMM unveils "Hi Quote", Digital booking platform with Guaranteed space

US House passes Ocean Shipping Reform Act

Launch of Water Metro in Cochin indefinitely delayed

Indian and Indonesian Navies undertake Joint Patrol in Malacca straits

DHL Warns Supply Chain Won’t Recover to Pre-Covid Days in 2023

China Alarms US with Private Warnings to Avoid Taiwan Strait

Carbon capture key to net-zero by 2050

Livestock carrier with 16,000 cattle capsized in Red sea

Sea Mines Float Between Ukraine’s Grain Stocks and the World

Kerala identifies 10 coastal hotspots for rehabilitation

Cruise ship could not anchor at Puducherry Port

China has hardened its stand on border issue with India says United States

Disney Cruise Line Takes Delivery of Disney Wish

World Maritime Technology Conference 2022

Russia is "Weaponizing" Supply Chains for Leverage in Negotiations

President Biden Calls on Congress to Crack Down on Ocean Carriers

IMF to send a delegation to Sri Lanka to study the situation

New covid cases send Shanghai into partial lockdown

Hapag-Lloyd in $2 million settlement with FMC

EU’s Ban on Russian Oil Imports and Insurance Expected to Change the Tanker Market

Cruise arrives at Visakhapatnam port

Relations between Sri Lanka and China have soured

India hands over 12 high speed boats to Vietnam

India to participate Rim of the Pacific Maritime exercise

World Oceans Day 2022: Why is Plastic Waste a problem?

Special Tax Concession to Colombo Port City Investors

Minor Ports in Andhra Pradesh Report Revenue Growth In 2021-22

Gangavaram Port Achieves another Milestone By Berthing Largest Displacement Vessel

World will emulate example of PM Gati Shakti in the coming years : Piyush Goyal

Naval vessel INS Satpura visits Manila

Cruise ship yet to secure clearance for docking at Puducherry port

After Pak boat crew’s arrest, 50 kg heroin found floating in sea

NCC oceanic adventure” flagged off by Pudtcherry Lt Governor

India gorges on cheap Russian crude, but its fuel exports at risk

Kattupalli & Ennore combined lead APSEZ’s volume growth in May

Naval ships INS Nishank and INS Akshay decommissioned

5 offshore boats complete noise vibration measurement

China asks Bangladesh to keep off from QUAD

Caribbean Coast Guard Rescues 14 Crew from Sunken Tanker

U.S. Treasury Blacklists Megayacht Brokerage for Ties to Russian Elite

Schedule reliability improvement reversed in April 2022

CMA CGM stops transporting plastic waste

Two Naval warships to be decommissioned

Disaster force in full gear in Maharashtra coast to face cyclone

Contract entered into for maintenance of Six Research Ships based in Southern coast

Naval base in Andaman Islands strengthened

Crystal Cruises Ships up for Auction as the Parent Companies’ Liquidation Continues

First Cargo Ship Leaves Mariupol Since Russia Took the City

U.S. Navy Wants 100% Green Electricity, 100% Electric Ground Vehicles

ONE announces signing of Ship Building Contracts for Ten Very Large Container Ships

India’s Geographical location in the Indian Ocean Region is crucial from strategic view

Chinese yard newbuild orders drop 44.8% in first four months

Russia Claims Striking Okean Shipyard, Prominent Ukrainian Port Facility In My kolaiv

These foldable shipping containers could help solve the supply-chain crisis

Feel the sand under your feet-Beach Cleaning Drive-By AMET

INMARCO in Mumbai 17-18-19 November 2022 Evolving Maritime World for Greener &Sustainable Future

Consensus on Carbon Pricing Of Shipping

Iran Detains Two Greek Crude Tankers

Passing out parade of Naval Cadets held

Defense Minister travels in a Naval Submarine

Ammonia – The Promise Of Clean Bunkering

Former Transport Minister Of France Barred From Joining CMA CGM

Water taxi service to Navi Mumbai will have a stop at Gateway of India

India to collaborate with Lanka in Maritime Research

TN fisherman who died in Indonesia laid to rest at his native village

PM Gati Shakti will help improve infrastructure planning and bring down logistics cost: Shri Piyush Goyal

Indian Bangladesh Navy’s Bilateral Exercise Bongosagar Commences

Maritime domain awareness Platform unveiled in Quad summit

Oman expected to join Trilateral Chabahar Agreement : Iran Transport Ministry

Indian Container manufacturing :Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders enter with maiden order from CONCOR

Quad is a force for good says PM Modi

Navy’s largest troop carrier conducts drills off North Gujarat coast

PM Modi on a No holds barred attack on China

United States intends to create division says China

Bangladesh and India to Undertake Coordinated Patrol

Ship Designed to Collect Ocean Plastic and Convert It to Clean Hydrogen

Drone cameras confirm existence of sea cows along coast of Gujarat

Ban on fishing from June 1 to July 31: Maharashtra govt

CMMI and IOD bring Masterclass for Directors

Nearly 400 comprehensive GIS-based maps already prepared under PM Gati Shakti: Goyal

Suspension of operations at Haldia berth

PIL celebrates the contributions of its many women on International Day for Women in Maritime

India’s first test of anti-ship desi naval missile is successful

World Bank to Fund Dredging of Waterways in Bangladesh

SCI flags off vessel with all-women officers to mark International Day for Women in Maritime

A.P. Moller-Maersk announces India’s first women seafarers’ cadet programme

Families of sailors killed in the barge mishap off the Mumbai coast last year yet to get compensation

Defense Minister launches two front line war ships

Sri Lanka needs 75 million US dollars immediately for survival

Navy’s performance in sailing competition

India sends 12th consignment of 4 lakh tons of diesel to Sri Lanka within a month

Eight MoUs signed at Cruise Conference

India to be next cruising destination for the world: Union Ports minister Sonowal

India battling climate change and it is getting worse, warn experts

Joe Biden hosts ASEAN leaders amid concerns over China

DP World Cochin achieves new productivity record

DP World’s market share in India’s ports sector estimated at 28%

2 indigenous front line warships to be launched on May 17

South west monsoon may advance

India, UAE signs MoU for development of Skill India International Centre in Varanasi

Capt. Rajesh Unni elected Vice Chair of Maritime Anti-Corruption Network

JNPA Antwerp Port Training & Consultancy : Sanjay Sethi inaugurates "Smart Port Technologies And Port & Terminal Optimization" seminar

Japan, EU to cooperate to ensure LNG supply, reduce reliance on Russian energy

Colombo Port and airport should be allowed to function

Former naval personnel to be inducted into L and T Shipyard near Chennai

ICS and Suez Canal Authority Formalize Agreement for Greater Cooperation

Blank sailings proliferate

South Korea Tops World List of Shipbuilding Backorders

Movement of cyclone Asani

US Importers Turn to Prayer and the President Ahead of West Coast Port Labor Talks

1,000-Pound Great White Shark Ironbound Spotted Near US East Coast

Mangaluru: St Aloysius holds National Conference on Freshwater, Marine Fisheries in India

Experts suggest climate-risk insurance for fishers

Fourth time lucky for P&O Ferries’ Pride of Kent

SYMCON Industries Starts Container Manufacturing in Ahmedabad

Stranded fishermen rescued by coastguards off Odisha coast

Two fishing harbors coming up in North Tamil Nadu coast

Container orderbook breaks more records

Singapore Urges Additional Bunker Fuel Testing On Fuel Quality Concerns

Govt to fund channel deepening work at Cochin Port to bolster Transhipment amid Sri Lanka crisis

Financial Bids For SCI Sale To Be Invited By September

Italy Seizes $700M Megayacht with Links to Putin

Cargo ship sank in Flores Sea, 18 crew rescued

Cyclone to strike in Andhra Odisha coast in a day or two

6 Indian nationals arrested from a sinking boat for trying to smuggle into US

Home Minister Amit Shah inaugurates floating border Outposts

NYK inks long-term charter with CNOOC for six new LNG carriers

Demolition Market Devoid of Ships

Marine professional development vital to blue economy and ocean governance

Ocean Technologies Group (OTG) Clients Implement Compas Crew Management System as Maritime HR Solution to Help Improve efficiency and employment experience

Russia Threatens NATO Convoys With Submarine Strike

Naval investiture ceremony at Kochi

Floating border outposts to come up at India Bangladesh border

Cochin shipyard to promote Maritime startups

Scientists thrilled by rare eel in Mandovi

India plans offshore wind power capacity of 30,000 MW

Edda Wind's Newbuild CSOV Sets Off for Sea Trials

Concerns raised over tar balls at Benaulim beach

Most Marine Life Would Be Extinct Before 2300 Due To Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Six Sri Lankan fishermen nabbed by coastguards

French firm opts out of Indian Submarine project

Drug Smugglers Masquerading as Cruise Passengers Arrested

Scientists call for a Limit on Plastic Production to Address Pollution

World's First Emissions-free Containership YaraBirkeland Christened

China begins annual summer fishing ban

Indian Tanker with Russian Oil Denied Entry

Kerala to decentralize cargo movement

CMA CGM to launch IEX 2 connecting Asia with Indian Subcontinent

Coast guard conducts oil-spill pollution control course for foreign countries

The first indigenous aircraft carrier to be commissioned in August

Quad conclave at New Delhi

Sigh of relief for Indian shippers as containers price ease

Collaboration with friendly countries can bring order in Indo-Pacific region: Indian Navy chief

PIL Providing Industry Insights to Singapore Maritime IAP

India approached by many nations for wheat, sugar: Jaishankar

A.P. Møller - Mærsk expects robust EBITDA of around USD 30bn in 2022

GAC Qatar named Great Place to Work

Sanctions-hit Amsterdam Trade Bank declared bankrupt

Multimodal Transport Hub In Sabroom

Naval Commanders conference, April 25 -28, 2022

FMC examining how key ocean carriers are serving US export shippers

Southeast Asian waters seeing increased piracy this year

Chief of Naval staff concludes visit to Seychelles

I Phone major Apple to join the battle to save mangroves in the west coast

International cruise conference in Mumbai in May

Bahri teams up with TKHS to provide logistics support for hotel developers in Saudi Arabia

Adani Group acquires a Marine service company

Chinese President Xi Jinping Visits COSCO Shipping Yangpu International Container Terminal

Russian ships banned from U.S. ports

New DNV guidance on managing blackout risks on passenger ships

Vietnam important pillar of India’s Act East policy

The MOL Group and The Trafigura Group sign a MOU to establish a biodiesel fuel supply system and conduct a successful sea trial

MOL Group establishes ‘Human Rights Policy’, ‘Basic Procurement Policy’ & ‘Supplier Procurement Guidelines’

Pile-up of empty containers building on the US east & west coast; repatriating empties major challenge in mid to long term

1 in 5 container vessels globally is waiting outside a congested port -of which 27.7% in China

Ukraine says grain on ships in blocked Black Sea ports may deteriorate

Indian Navy working with HAL to develop 50 UH (Marine) choppers for warship requirements

Fishing ban comes into effect in TN

Two ships hit by fatal fires in Asian waters

Ever Forward refloated, will be inspected before returning to service

Seaweed Park project in Tamil Nadu remains on paper as TN not allotting required land

Chinese Port Restrictions, Shippers Opt for Alternatives

Yang Ming to induct LNG-powered container ships

GMCG flies the flag for Barbados Maritime Ship Registry

Connecting Chengalpattu With Thoothukudi Port

CMA CGM: Plastic ban onboard our ships

After buying cheap Russian oil, India is now setting sights on its coal

Russia faces drop in cargo traffic, container deficit

Russian flagship sinks under tow after reported missile strike

Blast in a barge at JNPT one killed 2 injured

International Meet on illegal fishing

India has joined the Multilateral Maritime force based in Bahrain

Brahmaputra could provide connectivity with Bhutan

Concern mounts for crew stranded in Mariupol

Boxes start to come off Ever Forward

CMA CGM to acquire logistics firm GEFCO

Germany Is Actively Working To End Russian Oil Imports This Year

Kerala Maritime Board Announces Mega Coastal Projects

International Holding Company to invest USD 2 billion in Adani Group’s green portfolio

Maersk on course to full green fuel fleet by 2040

Russia-Ukraine war: global trade falls by nearly 3 per cent

Russia sinks another merchant ship

Sonepet to Mundra within 12 hours

Coastguards conduct community program for Tamil Nadu fishermen

Indo Australian Trade is all set for 100 billion US dollar turn over by 2030

NCC conducts cleaning of seashore and waterbodies between April 01 – 05, coinciding with National Maritime Day

Researchers warn of 'concerning degree' of plastic pollution in Arctic

NYK receives ClassNK’s Highest Innovation Certification Rating

Fresh coal crisis looms in India as top miner adds new curbs

Refloat rethink will see boxes lifted off grounded Ever Forward

Share of Indian Sea Farers on rise in Global Shipping

Connectivity with Central Asian Countries a key priority for India: President Kovind

PM’s message on National Maritime Day

Three-day mass testing gets underway for Shanghai’s 26m residents

Largest Auto Hub In Abu Dhabi

Record Transhipment Traffic at ICTT Vallarpadam

National Maritime Heritage Complex to be built by TATA Projects

Minister updates on impact of Russia-Ukraine conflict on shipping


Nearly 34 percent of the Country’s Coastline is under Erosion

Ship Recycling Market Quite Volatile

BIMCO: VLSFO premium of $200/tonne increases scrubber advantage

Evergreen signs contract with Chinese shipbuilder for construction of third 24,000 TEU Vessel

Indo French Naval war game in Arabian Sea

Sri Lankan boat apprehended in Indian waters

Odisha: Mass nesting of endangered Olive Ridley turtles

P&O Ferries Rejects Government Plea to Rehire Fired Workers

Ever Forward still firmly grounded after first refloat attempt fails

Liner pricing investigation under way in Africa

New China to East India service to call Chennai & Vizag

HMM aims to provide Best Customer service: New CEO

India to set up Maritime Rescue Center at the Lankan Naval Headquarters

Maersk explores new ways to accelerate green fuel production

Russia Offers Safe Corridor For Merchant Ships

Shanghai goes into lockdown

LokSabha passes Demand for Grant under control of Ministry of Ports, Shipping & Waterways

ONE announces Mega Investment Plans

Maersk to deploy 300 electric trucks in partnership with Einride

Sagarmala – 7 years of Spectacular Success; Sagarmala Mobile App launched by SarbanandaSonowal

Ten persons feared killed as a boat capsizes

Carbon Emission By Marine Industry

Sri Lanka Invites India to Invest in Colombo Port City

KMTC (India) consolidates export rake of 90 TEUs from ICD Khodiyar to Mundra

Interlinking of rivers under new authority likely

Sinokor orders bigger Box ships to boost capacity on India service

DP World Chairman announced by UN Women as Middle East’s First HeForShe Champion

ABB launches digital solution said to enable 20% fuel savings

Underground tunnel to link Banjara and Jubilee hills in Hyderabad

Blue economy

Central scheme for Modernizing Fishing Harbors

Center focuses on UP Bihar for inland freight growth

India and Oman to discuss Maritime security in Gulf region

Alfa Laval PureSOx scrubbers employ efficient water cleaning on the world’s largest container vessel

Russian Navy Commander Killed in Ukrainian

Many dead as ferry collides with cargo vessel in Bangladesh

Naval Presence in Central and South Indian Ocean

Bangladesh Facing Acute Container Shortage

Maersk Inaugurates Its First Integrated Logistics Centre in Dubai

Water Metro for Cochin planned

JSW PTPL loads highest ever iron ore in cape vessel

MSC joins White House flow initiative to improve Supply Chain Data-sharing

India’s Arctic Policy unveiled

U.S. approves increased LNG exports

Emirati-flagged cargo ship with 30 people, including Indians, sinks in Persian Gulf off Iran

Evergreen in for three more 24,000 teu ships at Hudong-Zhonghua

Longest Vessel on Brahmaputra anchors at Pandu Port

Six Companies forming Strategic Alliance to develop Japan's First Methanol-fueled Domestic Tanker

Maintenance error led to $3.8 million Washington State Ferry engine failure

Multi Corridor Inland Water Transport System Soon

SMP Plans under River Tunnel

Panama Canal again postpones draft adjustments in Neopanamax locks

Maersk ME4 service to call King Abdullah Port to support Saudi Arabia’s exporters

Simulator technology: Game changer for floating offshore wind?

Suez Canal Authority heeds corruption criticism finally

ICG ship saves stranded vessel crew

IAPH: Port embargoes on Russian ships and cargoes

Gujarat Star Awards – An Event to Remember

INS Rajali completes 30 years of its service to the nation


SCI Privatisation in Limbo

US plans to collaborate with India on building resilient supply chains: USTR Report

The US West Coast vessel queue will grow again

Ukraine Russia war - Impact export of various commodities?

Bunker prices to cross $1000 per tonne

Centre okays Rs 155 crore for building 47 Ships under SBFA

Public-Private Partnership to be key driver of PM Gati Shakti scheme: MoS Finance

Gateway of India to get decongested

Coastal security group set for a sailing expedition

Sea-Farers are in demand after the war

Largest floating solar power plant commissioned at Tuticorin

Australia plans to set up Nuclear Submarine base in its East coast

PIL orders four dual-fuel ammonia-ready boxships

ICS Urges Governments to Stop Denying Seafarers Urgent Medical Care

Russian invasion propels price of ship fuel to historic high

Food Grains from North reach Assam by coastal waterways

Indian sailors caught in a Ukraine Port

Def Expo 2022 at Gujarat’s capital Gandhi Nagar called off

Ukraine sinks its naval vessel in self-defense

Maritime Nations seek a UN meeting on safety

Bangladeshi ship at a Ukrainian Port hit

British dock workers boycott Russian vessels

CMA CGM: Black Sea and Ukraine situation update #2

Putin’s billionaire friends in trouble

The Sea phase of the Multi National Naval exercises is on off Visakhapatnam

Shipping Minister Sonawal reviews Inland water projects in Mizoram

Duty free island planned in Sri Lanka’s northern coast to attract Indian business

Indian Navy to train Sri Lankan naval divers

World’s largest hospital ship calling in Rotterdam

Wan Hai Lines pays $680,750 for breaching anti-pollution law in California

MOL’s fire-ravaged car carrier sinks off the Azores

IMEI with AEMTC arrangesInstrumentation & Automation Course for Marine Engineers & ETO’s

World's Largest Container Lines Shun Russian Ports

HFW Assists NGO On New Geneva Declaration On Human Rights At Sea

Russian Navy’s efforts to blockade Ukrainian port suffer a setback

Australian Naval Official completes his four day official visit to India

US Navy’s Pacific fleet commander Admiral Samuel J Paparo completes 4 day official visit to India

Eight Indian fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy

Unified Logistics Interface platform will be in place says Prime Minister Modi

Dredging Corporation to work on maintenance of fishing harbors, reservoirs, ponds and water bodies in Gujarat

The fire-stricken Mitsui OSK Lines car carrier Felicity Ace is reported to be under tow.

Suez Canal tolls to rise from next month

Government agency dilutes its insurance cover for exports sent to Russia

Water taxi service in Mumbai first of its kind in the country is stuck for the past 10 days on connectivity issues

Multilateral Naval exercises begin at Visakhapatnam

India and Japan to hold joint military exercises in the west coast

Multi Modal transport of finished steel has commenced between Jharkhand and North east in an effort to curtail logistics cost

Largest ever exercise Navy’s Milan 2022 has begun in Visakhapatnam coast

India exploring alternative routes for evacuation of 16,000 students from war torn Ukraine through Hungary and Romania

Mutual Expression of Interest signed between Indian Navy and Hindustan Aeronautics

Major Chinese ports container volume up 1.2% in late January

US invests $450 million in Port Infrastructure Development Program

Sonowal inaugurates Centre of Excellence in Maritime and Shipbuilding

Virgin Hyperloop to only move cargo, not people

UK shippers forced to pay nearly $1,000 more per box from Asia compared to their European neighbours

Marine sentenced to 2 years in Japanese prison for smuggling weed

Ram Setu issue being revived

Fire continues to rage in the cargo vessel in Mid Atlantic

Vikas Narwal appointed Deputy Chairperson of Cochin Port Trust

Hapag-Lloyd receives Friend of the Sea Whale-Safe Award 2022

MSC sponsors FenerbahceBeko Basketball Team

India and Bangladesh working on water sharing on several inter-state rivers says foreign secretary Shringla

Cargo vessel which is on fire in the mid Atlantic for the past five days is still drifting in the ocean

India tighter rules for ship entry

PSA Mumbai commissions 1MW Solar Farm

More EU countries keen for direct shipping with Ctg port

India’s first National Maritime Security Coordinator appointed

Water taxi service between South Mumbai and Navi Mumbai introduced

Adanis tie up with Apollo hospitals to provide health service in and around Krishnapatnam Port

HMM achieves Record Profit for 2021

All women officers of the army’s offshore sailing expedition from Chennai to Visakhapatnam and back was flagged off

Three Rescued, Seven Dead after Trawler Sinks off Newfoundland

Generational change of the Board of Directors in A.P. Moller – Maersk A/S

India-Antwerp Breakbulk Forum on Feb. 18

Oman’s Naval Commander meets his Indian Counterpart

CMMI & IOD brings MASTERCLASS FOR DIRECTORS- 4 Days online program

MOL Group bunkering vessel successfully operated using biodiesel fuel

Livro Shipping enhances presence in India, to open office in Gujarat

Soren Skou to World Leaders

Sarbananda Sonowal highlights Growth in Domestic Shipping Industry

Presidential fleet review to take place at Visakhapatnam’s Eastern naval command on February 21st

Cargo movement through National Waterways up 2.76 times: Sonowal

Visakhapatnam will witness one of the biggest Maritime naval exercises from February 26th

Illegal fishing by the Chinese in the Indian Ocean region on the rise

Pakistan apprehends 60 Gujarat fishermen

Maersk to acquire Pilot Freight Services

Cargo movement through National Waterways up 2.76 times: Sonowal

Milaha reports QR 724 million in net profit for full year 2021

A.P. Moller-Maersk reports record earnings for 2021 & guides for a strong 2022

Naval investiture ceremony – 2022 for western naval command held at Mumbai

IME(I)-Online Skill Upgradation Certification Course in Hydraulics- 24th to 26th February 2022

Maersk installs automated weather stations on 50 vessels.

Investment in LNG fuelled ships on the rise

Minister updates Parliament on PM Gati Shakti National Master Plan

Container rates out of Asia down: Report

We need to move faster on Decarbonising Supply Chains : Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Chairman & CEO - DP World

Schedule Reliability dropped to 35.8% in 2021: Sea Intelligence

Plastic pollution affects 88% of marine species: WWF

Zodiac raises boxship order at DSME to 20 vessels

Strategic Marine acquires shipyard in Singapore

Steps being taken to boost tonnage under Indian flag: Sonowal

CMA CGM Group is expanding in last-mile logistics with Colis Privé

Gujarat Star Awards 9th Edition to bring leading lights of Maritime Industry under one roof on March 11

Gati Shakti Masterplan will be the main focus: MoRTH Secretary

Oman delegation visits southern naval command

Maersk containership runs aground

Non-alliance shares double on Transpacific

Initiative to establish green shipping corridor between ports in the US & China

Deep Ocean Mission is flush with funds

Government steps up allocation of funds to Navy and Coastguards

American trade unions hit out at plans for new US Virgin Islands flag

New CO2 carrier to be launched in Japan next year

MOL and Mitsui sign time charter contract for LNG carrier

100 cargo terminals under PM Gati Shakti

Hapag-Lloyd achieves extraordinarily strong operating result in 2021

Italian Marines Involved in the killing of Indian fishermen to be free

Green Port Policy is being worked by the Shipping Ministry

Mumbai Port highlights green initiatives

JNPT on the road to acquire a Green Port Status soon

Colombo Port faces an explosive situation due to dollar crisis

DPT: Promotion of Blue Economy in Logistics, Infrastructure & Shipping - Initiatives for next 25 years ‘Amrit Kaal’

Invoice payments via ODeX Platform for all MSC Import customers in India at no extra cost

Navy to induct advanced technology including artificial intelligence

Former UASC America boss urges Washington to disband liner alliances

2022 carrier profits primed to hit $200 billion

Gujarat Ports and Logistics to develop coastal movement of containers from minor to major ports

The decommissioned naval vessel handed over to Diu Administration

Boxship charter rates hit new highs

Western naval command conducts joint maritime exercise: Paschim Lehar

Royal Caribbean’s Last Original Ship Sold for Scrap after 50 Years

Maersk Launches New Company to Deliver Offshore Vessel Charging Buoys

China cargo giant pays huge bonuses

IRS strengthens focus on safety of Inland Waterways

Hindustan shipyard delivers tugs to the Indian Navy

Sri Lanka to auction boats seized from Indian fishermen

Maersk opens its logistics center for South Western Europe at port of Barcelona (Zal Port)

Importers, govt. duel in Supreme Court over GST on ocean freight

Crew-change issues likely to persist amid travel restrictions

CMA CGM and TotalEnergies Launch Ship-to-Ship LNG Bunkering in Marseille

Peru Oil Spill Declared an Environmental Emergency

Scrap metal fire in cargo hold of Turkish freighter, Spain

Five Percent of Marine Corps Not Fully Vaccinated against COVID-19

Maharashtra fishermen given over Rs 40 lakh compensation for releasing protected marine species into sea

Researchers find anti-cancer activity in marine seagrass

Cargo ship runs aground at Karachi port

Newbuilding orders slowing down

Maiden has become a Global Ambassador for the Empowerment of Girls through Education

After a long “hiatus” period, things are starting to heat up in the ship recycling market

DP World deploys 11 hybrid straddle carriers at Southampton

India undertakes Maritime Partnership Exercise with Japan

Container maker Singamas to report 40-fold profit jump

SCI bid deadline extended indefinitely

Train Ferry SASSNITZ: Sad End on the Turkish Beach

Suez Canal Expansion Due to Complete in July 2023

ICS partners with the International Renewable Energy Agency

‘Part A’ of EXTRA MASTER’s on-line classes inauguration- CMMI

Rubbish building up in many ships as ports bar garbage disposal during the pandemic

Mergers: Commission prohibits proposed acquisition of Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering by Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings

Goods in transit cannot be confiscated under CGST Act on grounds of wrong route: Gujarat HC

European LNG shortage pulls more tankers away from Asia

PSA International handles record Container volumes of 91.5 Mn TEUs in 2021

Decline in global rankings prompts Hong Kong rethink on maritime and logistics

Marine Corps Grants Two Religious Exemptions for COVID-19 Vaccine

MOL and CNOOC Sign Long-term Charter Deal for Six Newbuilding Carriers

NYK President presents his Annual New Year’s Message

‘Dancing through the water’: rare sighting of blanket octopus in Great Barrier Reef

Container price rises 10-15% in India as Omicron hits operations at major global ports

Commercial Poachers Convicted for Illegal Fishing in Marine Protected Areas

China develops super large bulk carrier

Vedanta unveils net zero plans

Port congestion leading to increasing equipment imbalance

Collaboration is crucial for Decarbonisation : MSC CEO at NOR-Shipping

2021 was another bad year for tankers

German shipbuilder Werften files for bankruptcy protection

Another ONE vessel hit by container collapse

$3.6 Million Worth of Illegal Opioid Seized in Nigeria

How we can shape the future of shipping, today

Containers take twice as long to reach destination compared to pre-pandemic period

Chinese Shipbuilding Starts 2022 with Record LNG Carrier Order

Not Real News: Biden didn’t ‘fire’ more than 200 Marines

Nuke capable Rafale-M tested for INS Vikrant in Goa

Maharashtra coastline witnesses increase in marine animals getting stranded

RUSHABH SEALINK handles movement of Coastal cargo from Chennai to Mumbai Port

HKU Launches Institute of Data Science

California table grape growers move closer to mechanization and automation

Making fishers the guardians of the marine environment in the Mediterranean Sea

Solid waste threatens marine biome in Black Sea

Vibrant Gujarat Summit 2022 is postponed by Gujarat Govt due to rising COVID-19 cases

X-Press Feeders enhances new Singapore – India service

More carriers go for scrubber as gap between fuels gets wider

Conoship unveils “future-proof” cargo vessel

Suez Canal achieves record revenue in 2021

Every US-Based Cruise Ship with Passengers Has Reported COVID-19 Cases

10 Maritime Predictions for 2022

Panel hears dueling versions of Marine tank's fatal sinking

Mumbai intellectuals oppose to the coastal road project as it would affect the rights of traditional fishermen

Confusion prevails on the next course of action as 66 passengers of the cruise vessel berthed in Goa test positive for Covid 19infection

Cruise Ship AIDAnova Held In Lisbon Amid Virus Outbreak

New Vietnam-Thailand-Middle East service to call Nhava Sheva

Small islands should not be penalized for no fault on their part

The Indigenous aircraft carrier likely to be commissioned in eight months

Hindustan Ship yard delivers bollard pull tug to the Naval dock yard at Visakhapatnam

New Coastguard Chief assumes office

The Marine Corps Is Rapidly Forcing out Vaccine Refusers, as Promised

Cochin’s Water Metro project is all set to take off

Singapore LNG bunkering picks up pace

Gujarat lobbies for a Mega Port in Southern part of the state on the ground that many minor ports in the region are non operational

Evergreen’s 1st 24,000 TEU boxshsip launched in China

North Korea Commissions First Domestically Built Cargo Ship in 5 Years

Student group tackles marine debris

The accused in the Mundra Port drug haul case denied bail by a NIA Court

Sea link between the two Mumbais is expected to be commissioned in two years

Colombo likely to give the Go ahead to India for Joint development of Trinco Oil Tank farms

Volunteers needed to help rescue stranded marine mammals on the Central Coast

Senators Look to Stop Sex Assault in US Merchant Marine

Naval ships visit Baypore port in north Kerala

2021 in Review: The Maritime Executive's Top Editorials of the Year


Kolkata Port resumes its heritage tour after a year due to corona

Owner of the ferry arrested by Bangladesh Police

Mauritius oil spill: MV Wakashio ship captain sentenced

Should investors stay focused on container shipping?

Highlights from the speech of Hon’ble Union Cabinet Minister of Ports, Shipping and Waterways and AYUSH, Shri Sarbananda Sonowal

Indian naval ships visit Iran

New life for marine litter with Litter Spain inclusion project

Claim for total loss under marine insurance policy

More Marines discharged over vaccine refusal, total at 169

Illicit weapons seized by the US Navy from a stateless vessel in the Arabian Sea

India’s indigenously built Missile Corvettes INS Kukri decommissioned after 32 years service to Navy

Union Minister Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurates Marine Workshop of Indian Maritime University-Chennai Campus

50 passengers feared killed due to fire in a ferry moving from Dhaka to southern part of Bangladesh

Inter-disciplinary task force looking into the problem of shortage of containers & high freight rates

Water taxis to be launched in Mumbai from New Year

World’s largest sail ship is steeled for ocean travel

Carnival's Long-term Demand Indicates Omicron Threat Will Fade Soon

KVH Announces VSAT Services for Vessels in Indian Waters

MSC Buys Bolloré Group's African Ports Division for $6.4B

Maersk Tankers, bp conclude marine biofuel tests

Sri Lankan navy continues with arrests of Indian fishermen notwithstanding protests from Tamil Nadu chief minister Stalin

Another drug haul in Gujarat coast busted by Coastguards and the state Police

Mormugao, Indian navy's second ship of the project 15b, sails for maiden sea trials on Goa liberation day

Marine Corps discharges 103 service members for refusing Covid-19 vaccine

Maritime Anti-Corruption Network appoint Egypt partner

Major fire on Russian Navy missile corvette in S-Petersburg

World’s first hydrogen-powered cruise ship concept unveiled

Car Battery Triggered Fire on Board Höegh Xiamen –NTSB

The Undiscovered World of Subsea Volcanoes

Sri Lanka seeks mediation by United States into poaching by Indian fishermen into their territorial waters

Pakistani smuggles Heroin into Sri Lanka through Colombo Port

New April dates for Nor-Shipping

India is committed to Freedom of Navigation

Nor-Shipping postponed for second time on omicron concerns

Industry group reveals initial results from research into maritime deaths in enclosed spaces

Cadets pass out from Naval air station Arakonam

Most Workers Support Vaccine And Mask Mandates For The Workplace, Global Survey Finds

Ocean Shipping Reform Act 2021 passed by US House of Representatives

MSC Founder wins International Shipping Personality of the Year Award

IWAI finds 25 out of 111 National Waterways fit for cargo or passenger movements

PMO condemns U.S. restrictions on Iran’s maritime activities

World’s First Floating Sea Palace Resort to Be Constructed in UAE

Chinese Bulker Washed up in Russian Town during Storm

Cochin ship yard makes forays into building deep sea fishing vessels by taking over a private shipyard in coastal Karnataka

South Korean Shipbuilders Rank First in Global New Orders for 2nd Month

HMM launches FIL service, a new service connecting India to South Africa & East Coast Latin America

New dry dock and ship repair facility is built at Cochin at cost Rs. 3000 crores

Marine Minerals extracted from beneath the Ocean like nickel and cobalt key to country’s progress

Center reviews arrangements made by Andhra Pradesh, Odisha and West Bengal Govts for tackling cyclone Jawad

Basil meets India’s National Security Advisor

Panama signs the Declaration of Zero Emissions for 2050 for Maritime Industry

Transport groups slam knee-jerk reaction to Omicron variant

Navy is expected to disclose the basic structure of the proposed Maritime command next year says the Naval chief

Navy to illuminate Marina beach on Dec 4th

Passenger ship from Cochin to Lakshadweep caught fire in the mid sea all passengers and crew are safe

Demolition Market in “Festive” Mode

French navy ship FS Chevalier Paul - departs on completion of engagements with Indian navy

Newbulding orders of Chinese yards up 210.5% in first 10 months

Container Line schedule reliability remains around just 34%: Sea Intelligence

Lloyd’s Register is the world’s first Renewable Energy Certification Body for marine energy

No linkage established between privatization of sea ports and increase in smuggling of drugs says the Govt

Biden’s supply chain plans are working: Walmart

Vice Admiral R Hari Kumar is the New Naval chief

Captain Arrested and Cattle Ship Detained for Human Smuggling

Cowes Harbour Partners with Cedar Marine to Develop Sustainable 5-Year Carbon Management Plan

States are participating in the resolve to reduce logistics cost says Port Minister

Colombo Maritime Security conclave held for the first time to boost security in Indian Ocean Region

MSC starts overland in-transit cargo service via KAP to GCC

PM Gati Shakti will provide employment to youth, will also benefit industries - Sarbananda Sonowal

WinGD sets timeframe for methanol and ammonia engines

Governments decide on International Chamber of Shipping USD5 billion R&D fund to accelerate zero-carbon shipping in first ‘litmus test’ of COP 26

Parade of Sails Organized at Visakhapatnam

Connectivity should be consultative, India’s subtle message to China at the Shanghai forum

China is exporting lot of Military hardware to Pakistan says Naval chief Admiral Karambir singh

India’s security dynamics could change due to possible collaboration between China and Pakistan says Outgoing Naval Chief

Submarine INS Vela inducted into the Navy

Union Cabinet sanctions an umbrella scheme to promote research in the sea bed of Oceans

Coastguards transports a critically ill Mariner from the mid seas to a Cochin hospital

BV hit by cyberattack, takes servers offline

Vietnam-Malaysia-India container shipping route to be inaugurated

Swan Hellenic christens first of three new cruise ships

MEPC 77: IMO Must Rapidly Cut Emissions of Black Carbon from Shipping

Unions ask to drop royalty concessions to terminal operators

Naval destroyer commissioned

Sri Lanka calls for collective action to safeguard Maritime Shipping lanes from Pollution related Disasters

Iran seized foreign ship in Gulf for 'smuggling diesel

World's First Electric Autonomous Cargo Ship Launched In Norway

Shipping crisis could push global inflation up, UN warns

IFSCA recommends changes in GST and SEZ act to make shipping attractive

Navy chief admiral Karambir singh on farewell visit to southern naval command

AMPLY Power is reusing shipping containers as semi-permanent chargers for commercial EVs

Navy has provided for a third aircraft carrier in its plans

Indian Ocean Naval Symposium concludes in Paris

Navy steps up its arsenal

Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal inaugurates Food Security Museum at Thanjavur, the birthplace of Food Corporation of India

Hindustan Shipyard Officers undergo Management Program

The Port Ministry disbands specific dispute resolution committee

India flag to unfurl for shipping sector at GIFT City

DCSA launches Ideas Hub to invite input from industry stakeholder

Dry Bulk Market: Ship Owners’ Enthusiasm Turns to Concern as Rates Plunge

Govt. considering incentivizing investment in Uttar Pradesh Defense Corridor

Purus Marine acquires pair of LNG carriers

Planes and ships can’t get a free pass at COP climate summit

Demolition Activity Subdued Due to Holidays in Southeast Asia

Over 1700 consignments of uncleared or seized hazardous goods safely disposed from Customs areas between Jan – Oct 2021

Fourth Scorpene submarine ‘Vela’ delivered to Indian navy

India will work with all willing nations for peace in the Indian Ocean Region says Defense Secretary Dr Ajay Kumar at the Goa Naval Conclave

Vice Admiral R Hari Kumar is the next Naval Chief

Indian Ocean Region will face a complicated security situation says foreign secretary Shringla

QatarEnergy orders six LNG carriers in South Korea

Indian coast guard ship rescues 7 fishermen from a burning boat in mid sea

Vice Admiral Krishna Swaminthan becomes chief of staff Western Naval command

Wan Min appointed Chairman of COSCO SHIPPING

‘With capacity control, we will gain price control in the region’: Karan Adani

Goa Maritime Conclave Opens at Naval War College Goa on November 7th

Wallenius Wilhelmsen’s Fourth and Last Energy Efficient HERO Vessel Sets Sail

Stella Maris Steps in to Assist 16 Crew Abandoned in Kenya

European shipowners support commercial operators to bear the costs of EU ETS and call for a sector-dedicated fund

Diplomatic row erupts between China and Sri Lanka over contaminated Fertilizer cargo

Colombo and a Bangladesh port will have a cruise service soon to promote tourism

India wants to overcome Chinese blockade and gain entry into Nuclear Suppliers Group

Visakhapatnam class stealth destroyers handed over to the Indian Navy

Madras high court orders detention of a Panamanian ship that collided with a fishing boat causing injuries to 17 fishermen off Colachel

Suez Canal Revenues Rise To $5.1B In 10 Months

India’s first Manned Ocean mission launched from Chennai

Decarbonization on center stage at Global Maritime Forum summit

HMM will pilot Internet of Things (IoT) technology for Refeer Containers

FFFAI set to launch second edition of IIFF-FIATA Online Diploma Course

Launching of Indian navy frigate at a Russian shipyard

ASEAN Nations will be the centrality of the policies pursued in the Indo Pacific

Separate police cadre for coastal policing planned

India is keeping tabs on Chinese moves in South China Sea

Sailors’ Society provides vital Covid support to more than 26,000 Indian seafarers

Maersk: Congestion in the US is driven by its growth

India is determined to protect its rights in its territorial waters and Exclusive Economic Zone says defense minister Rajnath singh

Gautam Adani meets Sri Lankan President & Prime Minister

ZIM Kingston fire under control, firefighters on board to eliminate remaining hot spots

MSC won ‘Best Shipping Line, Asia - Europe’ at 2021 Asian Freight, Logistics & Supply Chain Awards

A Three day Indo Pacific regional dialogue on Maritime challenges opens Oct 27th

Indian and Sri Lankan Naval commanders meet

The yearlong ban on Indians from entering Singapore has ended. But 10 day quarantine has been stipulated

Centre taking steps to make Dibrugarh a major river port: Sarbananda Sonowal

India asks Qatar to speed up LNG shipments

Bangladesh remains on top in shipbreaking

Offshore sailing regatta from Kochi to Goa to commence on Oct 24th to commemorate 75th anniversary of country's Independence

ZIM announces acquisitions of seven secondhand vessels during October 2021

Bahri Logistics wins “Best Shipping Line of the Year – Break Bulk” at India Maritime Awards 2021

India and UK conduct tri services joint exercises

Russia and China conduct Joint naval exercises in the Pacific Ocean

Keeping Crew In Mind Following a Serious Incident

British naval chief in India on a three day official visit

Carrier strike group of the UK Navy claims that its agenda is to promote trade

Navy has an increasing Mandate in view of the security situation

Shipping industry faces ESG heat from lenders

Amazon and others commit to using zero-carbon shipping fuels by 2040

Shipping crisis drives some companies to charter air cargo planes though expensive for a single flight

MAN could get contract for ammonia-fueled engine by 2023

Crisis in the shipping industry could last till mid-2022

Iran to launch 6 shipping lines in Caspian Sea to Russia, Kazakhstan

Cocaine found in Capesize bulk carrier chain locker, Rotterdam

Iranian warship fends off pirate attack in Gulf of Aden

Technology will help shipping become greener and more efficient

US largest publicly-listed shipping company is born

The US Chief of Naval Operations visits the Western Naval command Headquarters in Mumbai

After Malabar it is the turn of the UK Navy to hold naval exercises in the Arabian Sea

Risk is shipping’s innovation handbrake

Gati Shakti: Cargo movement on river Ganga to be expanded by 2024-25

MSC decreases reefer bookings from Europe to Middle East & Asia

Biden meets with California port leaders to address bottlenecks, announces expansion of 24/7 operations

US Naval strategy in Indo Pacific and Indian Ocean region outlined by a top US Naval official

IMC, MOL and Signal join Singapore shipping start-up fund

Second phase of the Malabar Naval exercises kicks off in Bay of Bengal

Greenpeace loses legal bid to revoke BP’s North Sea oil permit

MACN expands Collective Action program to India, Pakistan & Bangladesh

Malabar Naval Exercises commences in Bay of Bengal from Oct 12. Navies of India US Japan and Australia to participate

Top US Naval official in India in connection with Malabar naval exercises

Aiyer Shipping Agency awarded “NVOCC of the Year – GP” at India Maritime Awards

Indian and Japanese Navies have concluded a major bilateral Maritime naval exercise in Arabian Sea

One hundred more beaches to be developed with World bank aid in the next five years

No agreement on further development on Trincomalee Oil tank farm

Coastal security of Tamil Nadu discussed at a high level meeting


Simplifying your supply chain with Maersk

DP World launched empty container facility at Southampton

Australia bans bulk carrier over labour issues

A Cyprus flag vessel rescues nine Indian fishermen off Maldives

DP World interested in disinvestment projects in infrastructure

All the Oil tanks in Trincomalee Port handed over to India under the 1987 Indo Sri Lankan accord says Sri Lankan Minister

Goa ship yard delivers the fourth off shore patrol vessel before delivery time

About 1500 empties stuck at Birgunj

Cruise industry in the west coast suffers a setback following drug haul

India Maritime Awards 5th Edition brings Leading Lights of Maritime Industry under one roof after a long Covid-19 spell

Signing of terms of reference for the conduct of navy to navy talks between the Indian navy and the Australian navy

Redesigned Propeller Blades Increase Fuel Efficiency up to 22%

Maersk advices customers to plan holiday stocks in advance

Coastguards and Navy alert Gujarat fishermen to return to shore saying threat of fresh cyclone looming large in the area

Southern Naval Command successfully completes medical evacuation of a sea farer from a ship in the mid sea off the Cochin coast

India signs a white shipping agreement with the Strategic Gulf country Oman

CMMI Election of Office Bearers for the term 2021-2023

Captain Ram Iyer takes guard as MANSA President

World Tankers issues plea to release crew detained in Indonesia

Thermal project and a coal jetty to come up near the southern tip of the country in six months

Australia-China tensions impact dry bulk trade

Naval chief in Oman on a 3 day official visit

Maersk invests in electrofuels Startup company

DP World to develop fourth berth at London Gateway

Shippers & consignees chartering ships to meet peak season demand

NTC Logistics India (P) Ltd appoints Shantha Martin as Chief Executive Officer, International Freight Forwarding Division

Synergy Group to take over Maersk Tankers’ technical management business

Maersk to set up its first warehousing & distribution facility in the UAE in Jafza

Adani Group issues statement on the social media campaign against it regarding the seizure of illegal drugs at Mundra Port

Kerala receives the first batch of domestic tourists in a cruise liner even as the state is battling corona infections

Ferry fares go up along the Mumbai coast

HST Ella: First Hybrid Chartwell 24 CTV

Indian coast guard seizes 2000 kg sea cucumber

UK's Johnson to urge climate action over 4-day trip to US

Carnival Cruise Line Now Has 10 Cruise Ships Offering Cruises

260 pounds cocaine, meth, marijuana stopped at El Paso Ports Of Entry

Defence Secretary visits Southern Naval Command (Visakhapatnam)

Another fishing harbor to come up at Thirvotriyoor Kuppam near Chennai

ClassNK publishes Guidelines for Ships using alternative fuels

Shipping is a “Force For Good” for Global Trade, MSC CEO tells London Shipping Week Conference

Pakistani fishing boat seized in Indian waters

Investor scores a fortune selling container ships named after Patriots

CMA CGM invests in Brittany Ferries to support its post-Covid recovery

Maersk acquires Portuguese logistics startup

The Products of Indian Maritime University get good jobs in global shipping industry even in times of recession says the Varsity Vice Chancellor

Madras high court judges visit an Indian naval ship in Chennai harbor

Coast guards rescue seven fishermen off Diu near Gujarat

UK firm Mintra deliver safety-critical Maritime training courses to over 3,000 international seafarers

Compensation demand on the rise in the Italian Marine case; Kerala high court seeks clarification from the central govt

Over 400 people rescued from floods by Naval personnel in Gujarat's Jamnagar district

Petronet plans LNG imports on the East Coast

GSBN to track one-third of global shipping containers

Shippers hope more carriers will follow rate freeze by Hapag-Lloyd & CMA-CGM

Soren Skou calls to ban fossil fuels by 2035

Durban’s ship repair skills praised after 96.5 tonnes of steel used to fix Indian vessel

UK calls for zero global shipping emissions by 2050

Sri Lanka declares economic emergency

IRTC chooses Chennai as cruise base in May the most oppressive weather in the area due to heat waves

Two Ship crew and a Steamer Agent arrested by North Chennai police for violation of immigration law

One Killed and 20 passengers missing when a boat capsized after collission on Brahmaputra

No quick fixes for supply chain frictions: ING Research

Second sea plane service connects Varanasi with Gorakhpur Uttar Pradesh to have four more airports soon

‘With accumulated losses touching Rs 7000 crores,Tangedco saved Rs.157 cr by chartering of ships’

Pirates attack Indian crew members when ship was waiting at outer anchorage in Gabon Port; two Indian crew members injured and another kidnapped

Bomb Scare in Cochin Ship Yard

Commerce Ministry assures to resolve container shortage

Ikea ships in its own containers

India Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai to showcase Resurgent India’s March to becoming a USD 5 Trillion Economy

The four- day India Singapore Joint Naval exercises conclude on September fourth

Concerns raised over Bangladesh Flag Vessels Act

Seaspan Announces Order Option for Five 7,000 TEU Dual-Fuel LNG Containership Newbuilds

Wakashio Captain Involved in Alleged Prison Escape

Alfa Laval moves ahead on methanol

More than half of HMM seafarers resign

Indian Navy’s Maiden Exercise with Algerian Navy

Hapag Lloyd orders 75000 twenty footers

Mr Badiga from Hyderabad chosen as Vice chairman of Export oriented units and Special Economic Zones

Owners urged to carry out surveys outside of China as tough new quarantine measures come into place

Union Minister – MoPSW & Assam CM Dr. Sarma attends MoU signing for Slipway at Pandu

'Maritime India Vision 2030' to accelerate growth & bring industry at par with Global benchmarks in next 10 years : Sarbananda Sonowal

Just Five Older VLCCs Have Been Scrapped During 2021

Coastguard offshore patrol vessel Vigraha commissioned by defense minister Rajnath singh

Mahindra Defence Systems Bags Indian Navy Contract Worth Rs 1,350 Crore

Indian and German Navies conduct Joint exercise in the Strategic Gulf of Aden

Hovercraft maintenance hangar inaugurated at Indian coast station, Mandapam

Malabar Naval exercises commence to ensure ruled based Maritime order in Indo Pacific

India to fund a connectivity project at Maldives

Maersk’s first 16,000TEU carbon neutral vessel to be ready in 2024

Indian Navy participates in Malabar Naval Exercise

New Maersk box ships will be powered by largest-ever methanol fueled engines

ABB to retrofit Tallink ferry with shore power solution

Ship Recycling Predicted to Remain Firm During the Second Half of 2021

Australia: Police arrest Maersk master on cable damage charge

Grooming for the new job openings in merchant shipping

Walmart dips into vessel charter market to ease supply chain difficulties in H2

India rues lack of mega box line as freight rates soar to record levels

Indian Navy Ships Shivalik and Kadmatt Arrive at US Naval base Guam to participate in Malabar Naval exercises with the Navies of United States, Japan and Australia

Chennai provides Oxygen to Sri lanka

Dilli Series’ Sea Power Webinar - 2021 to be conducted at Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala

Indian and British naval vessels conduct joint exercises in the English Channel

Biden Extends Mask Order At US Ports And Ferries

The Supreme Court directs Kerala High Court to hold back compensation amount to the boat owner as fresh claims of compensation pour in

Indian and Australian Navies Ink Document for Boosting Cooperation in Indo-Pacific

Indian and Vietnamese Navies conduct Joint Exercises in the controversial South China Sea

Saga Welco ship stuck in Canada due to smelter strike

Two more Svitzer tugs will boost Suez Canal towing capabilities

Change in piracy threats in Indian Ocean prompts re-think of High Risk Area

Gujarat govt determined to have the Nargol port

The delta variant jolts supply chains

India and Qatar hold joint naval exercises in Persian Gulf region

The fishing harbor in North Chennai is to be upgraded at a cost of Rs 150 crores

Lakshadweep administration issues travel advisory against visiting corona infected Kerala

NUSI’s Contribution to the Chief Ministers Relief Fund

India has emerged as leader in generation of green power

Major responsibility for the success of the self-reliant India campaign lies on Indian industries: PM

Evergreen Marine announces purchase of 10,000 Containers

Harassment of Indian fishermen by the Sri Lankan navy continues

Joint naval exercises between India and Saudi Arabia

Maersk Container Industry creates history by producing Star Cool unit no. 400,000

The rice bowl of Kerala, Kuttanad will get submerged in the Arabian Sea in the next ten years

Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) successfully completes vessel conversion project in Turkey

Naval destroyer INS Kochi reaches Saudi Arabia for Maiden Naval exercise between the two countries

Indian naval ships arrive at Brunei to conduct joint naval exercises with that country

PM Modi says international Maritime disputes should be resolved peacefully and as per international law

PM Modi to address UN Security Council on Maritime Security

Army Chief Gen Manoj Mukund Naravane visits Goa Shipyard

Group 7 nations blame Iran for the tanker attack

The first phase of sea trials for the Indigenous aircraft carrier manufactured by Cochin shipyard complete; The Aircraft carrier was out in the sea for five days

Navy Vice Chief lays keel of first anti-submarine warfare shallow water craft

Marine Safety and Security identified as the pillars of cooperation between India Sri Lanka and Maldives

National maritime heritage complex in Gujarat to be developed as international tourism destination by the central govt

PM meeting Indian Missions, EPCs & Industry 6 August 2021 in a bid to push Exports

Sri Lanka’s Adani-JKH US$650mn Port Terminal gets 25-year tax holiday

Shipping Ministry launches several green initiatives in major ports

Mr.K.R. Uday Bhaskar taken charge as Principal Commissioner of Customs, Air Cargo and Chennai Airport

The second RORO vessel starts operations at Cochin

The Panama Maritime Authority Held Meeting On The Ship Registry Re-Engineering

Shipping faces big shortfall of officers by 2026

Indian naval vessels to be in the controverisal South China Sea for two months from beginning of August

Germany joins the anti sea piracy agency ReCAAP

Sri Lankan Navy opens fire on Indian fishermen off the Tamil Nadu Coast

Four sailors released from Iranian prison but taken back to Jail since no one came to receive them

Vice Admiral SN Ghormade, a navigation and direction specialist, assumed charge as the new Vice Chief of the Indian Navy

Goa Shipyard Limited bags three awards

Container manufacturing yet to catch up with demand

Inland Vessels bill 2021 passed in Lok Sabha

The New Marine Navigation bill adopted by both the houses of parliament

Petroleum Minister clears ONGC of its responsibility for the barge disaster in which 86 persons perished off the Mumbai coast during cyclone Tauktae

India would focus on Maritime Security in the UN

The Victory flame reaches the Naval heaquarters in Chennai

The Court asks Central govt to provide assistance to five Indian Sea farers held in Iran

ONGC also pressed into service a tugboat 'Saroja Blessing' towards the drifting vessel

Appeals Court Suspends CDC Cruise Ship Order

Trafigura and Hy2gen collaborate on ammonia as shipping’s future fuel

Fleet award ceremony of the western naval command held in Mumbai

CMA CGM to launch a New Indian Ocean Feeder

Höegh Autoliners Celebrates 20 years in Australian market

New state commander of Indian coast guard takes over in Kerala

BARC develops cotton based superabsorbent using radiation technology to combat oil pollution

JM Baxi supplies Oxygen cylinders for COVID-19 relief

Bidding for SCI starts next month

Indian Navy exercises with Royal Navy Carrier Strike Group

A cargo vessel on its way from Gujarat to Mangalore carrying coastal cargo sinks off the Gujarat coast on July 21st

Governor felicitates the naval officers who assisted the rescue operations when a ONGC barge sunk under the impact of cyclone Tauktae

Govt starts the process of building indigenous conventional submarines

US says Corona situation in India has improved: Allows its citizens to visit the country

Marine aids to Navigation bill introduced in the rajya sabha amidst din on the first day of the session

Container shortage hits exporters

Navies and coastguards and also B’desh Navy vie with each other to have their officers trained in Gujarat National Law University

Qatar, India & Sri Lanka blamed for X-Press Pearl disaster

Swire Shipping expands product range to offer landside logistics services

China’s shipbuilding industry sees robust growth in H1

CMA CGM to launch a new Indian Ocean feeder to/from Comoros

Eastern Naval Command reviews coastal security in Andhra Pradesh

Srilankan port authority asks India to develop ports on par with the island nation

Indian Navy accepts first batch of two MH-60r Multi Role Helicopters (MRH) from US Navy

UK's largest naval warship arrives in Indian Ocean to conduct joint exercises with the Indian navy around July 26th

Hellenic Coast Guard to Enforce COVID Rules for Ferry Passengers

Cargo Owners Applaud White House Order on Competitiveness

Maersk to redesign its ocean network in West & Central Asia

Evergreen to buy 6,000 new reefers

Union Minister of state for defense Ajay bhat reviews activities of the Coastguard

ONE container ship collides with bulk carrier in Strait of Malacca

Fishermen in the Sri lankan west coast to receive 21 million US dollars as compensation for the pollution caused by the Singapore container vessel MV X Press Pearl

Safesea Group gets approval to bid for Shipping Corporation of India

Anupriya Patel takes charge as Minister of State of Ministry of Commerce and Industry

Passing out parade ceremony at the naval establishment INS CHILKA on July 09

Victory flame reaches the Indian Naval station at INS Kattabomman in Tirunelveli

Fishing harbor in Tiruvananthapuram district claims a fisherman

The 3 kilometer area around the Naval Airstation INS Rajali has been declared no fly zone

Karaikal port in Central Tamil Nadu up for sale



Coast Guard commander (East) visits Puducherry and reviews the situation in the Union Territory's coast

Singapore based anti piracy centre holds lectures virtually on legal aspects of sea piracy to reps from 19 member nations

Profile of the new Ports Shipping and Waterways Minister

The Ship Ever Given sails after nearly 100 days following a deal on compensation for obstructing the Suez canal for six days

Indian naval ship TABAR EXERCISES with Italian navy off Naples, Italy

TS Lines selects Shanghai Waigaoqiao for 7,000 teu quartet

You must belong to Maharashtra to be eligible for a vaccination shot the sea farers from other states being told by the designated Municipal hospitals in Mumbai

The coast guard seizes 1200 kg sea cucumber off Mandapam

Hapag-Lloyd stops shipping cargo from Singapore to Bangladesh

NYK cautions against fake websites

IWAI re-invites bids for privatising multimodal river terminals at Varanasi, Sahibganj

Sailor found dead at Cochin naval base

Three employees from private shipping agencies arrested for the sinking of the barge P305 of the Mumbai coast during cyclone Tauktae

Three fishermen feared killed when their boat capsized in North Kerala coast of Kasargode

The ship that obstructed Suez canal for six days is likely to be released following an agreement on the compensation

Naval installations in Visakhapatnam declared No fly zone

Indian naval ship (INS) SARVEKSHAK departs Colombo on completion of survey assistance

IOC establishes styrene monomer plant in Panipat

Transit time from Europe to Mumbai slashed by nearly fifty per cent

CMA CGM SORBONNE: Ninth 23,000 TEU LNG-powered vessel

Hardly 40 per cent of the plastic contained in the container ship that caught fire off the Colombo port has been recovered says Lankan environment minister

The Shipping ministry promotes manufacture of containers in Bhavnagar and Kutch in Gujarat to help tide over container shortage crisis

India should be a leading Maritime Nation : Vice President

Indonesia and United states checkmate China near the Malacca straits

IAPH announces winners of its World Ports Sustainability Awards

MOL to Support India towards Coronavirus

Container ship from Colombo disabled, adrift after fire in Indian Ocean

Indian Naval Ship (INS) Sarvekshak arrives in Colombo Port for survey assistance

Sri Lanka, close ally of China also joins the US led Quad Joint naval exercises off Trincomalee Port

Integrated bilateral exercise of Indian Navy and Indian Air Force with US Navy concludes in Indian Ocean Region

The indigenous aircraft carrier manufactured by Cochin Shipyard will be commissioned next year says defence minister Rajnath singh

Scientists petition President for intervention against the proposed regulations in Lakshadweep

Agreement in Principle Reached for Release of Ever Given

Defence minister Rajnath singh visits Southern India, reviews navy's infra projects

Furetank’s latest delivery meets IMO 2050 target today

India United States kick of major joint naval joint exercise in the Indian Ocean region

European Union provides funds to the vicitms of oil and chemical spill from the fire ravaged container ship off the Colombo port last month

Carrier strike group passage exercise between Indian and US navies

United Kingdom posts a Liaison officer at Indian Navy’s information centre to bolster security in the Indian Ocean region

Sethusamudram project and the China factor

Defense Ministry places orders with the state owned Goa Shipyard for construction of two pollution control vessels costing Rs 583 crores

India and European Union strengthen Maritime cooperation in the Indo Pacific region in the light to increased presence of Chinese navy in the region

Four landing sites for sea plane services in Andaman Nicobar islands identified

IIT Roorkee, IMU Visakhapatnam Develop Fuel-Efficient Maritime Transport Solution

One dead and three injured in boiler blast at Bangladesh shipyard

China a crucial player in logistics industry’s decarbonization: Maersk

Minor oil pollution in Bay of Bengal following a leak in the fuel tank of a Portugal flag merchant vessel

Smart reefer containers gain demand

Merchant vessel hit by total power failure rectified at sea by Cochin ship yard personnel and brought to New Mangalore Port

Sri lanka moves towards China almost whole hog

India reacts to increasing Chinese presence in SriLanka

Distress call of a different nature from a merchant vessel sailing in the Arabian Sea

Modern Helicopters to join the Indian Navy says a top Naval official

Indian and EU Navies conduct joint exercise near the Gulf of Aden

The design of the Tiruvananthapuram fishing harbor faulty complain local fishermen

India reacts to Colombo Port City project of the Chinese company

Gujarat will be among the very few states where 14 Water Aerodromes are being constructed at a cost of rs 450 crores

Coast Guard rescue 16 crew members from a sinking ship near Maharashtra’ s Konkan coast on June 17th morning

A Mega Petroleum refinery and Petro Chemical complex to come up at the Port town of Kakinada in southern Andhra Pradesh

Submerge old buses near Jaffna seas to create fresh fish breeding grounds and keep the Indian fishermen at bay

Union Cabinet approves Deep Ocean Mission

India calls for an inclusive order in Indo Pacific

Shipping Ministry and Civil Aviation Ministry signs MoU for development of Sea Plane Services in India on June 15th

MV X-Press Pearl: A wakeup call to the maritime industry

Sri Lankan govt arrests the captain of the Burnt Singapore vessel MV Xpress Pearl

The Supreme Court formally closes legal action against the two Italian marines in Indian courts of law

Oil demand to exceed 2019 levels by end of next year

23 companies study ammonia as alternate marine fuel

Budgetary support of Rs.500 Cr for innovation in defence sector

New head for the Chennai region's coastguard takes over

India forges close cooperation with Sri Lanka in matters of defense

Australia’s “Operation Jawline” intercepts 19 Indonesian vessels suspected of IUU

Italian Marines freed off cases in Indian courts with the approval of Supreme Court

The Italian compensation to the families of two Kerala fishermen reaches the Supreme Court

Reports of Armed Robbery against ships in Asia during May this year

Containers used to set up mobile medical units in Chennai to treat covid patients

Sri Lankan ship agent failed to alert Colombo port about the leak in containers

Trawling ban comes into force off the Kerala coast from tonight (June 9th)

Indian scientists achieve a breakthrough in early detection of tropical cyclones

The body of captain of the ill fated barge P 305 handed over to the family members nearly 20 days after the mishap

Daily hire rates of container ships sky rocket

Gujarat will have one more first to its credit, the country's first international Maritime services cluster

BSNL’s tender conditions for laying the submarine cable system from Cochin to Lakshadweep Island to provide level playing field to domestic companies

South Korean crew needing medical attention evacuated from Mid sea and brought to Goa for treatment

Kerala coast under threat of sea surge say Marine experts

India clears a proposal for construction of six stealth submarines for its navy

Singapore Maritime and Port authority has commenced parallel investigations in to ship fire off colombo port

Naval survey vessel decommissioned

ONGC takes 15 days to act against officials accountable for loss of lives off Mumbai High. But official Assn protests

Country's principal monsoon has arrived

Sri Lankan Navy gives up its move to tow the vessel away from Colombo port as the rear end of the ship hits the sea bed

Tamil Nadu coast on high alert for possible chemical pollution following the sinking of cargo boat off Colombo port

The Singapore flagged cargo ship on fire for the past 12 days off Colombo port has begun to sink

Water Metro Projects takes off in Cochin first of its kind in the country

Iranian Naval vessel that caught fire near the Gulf of Oman has sunk according to Iranian news agencies

Fire in an Iranian naval ship in Gulf

Captain of the ill fated barge P 305 is still missing. Several bodies recovered near the barge yet to be identified

Rear Admiral IB Uthaiah takes over as Admiral Superintendent, Naval Dockyard, Visakhapatnam

Lock down in Lakshdweep islands extended for a week till June 6th

Kerala High Court declines to stay the Lakshdweep Development Authority Regulations

Oil spill from the sunk barge off Palghar coast in Northern Maharashtra

Indonesian passenger ferry catches fire. All but one of 274 passengers rescued from the sea

Signs of fire being brought under control in Singapore container vessel MV X Press Pearl where fire has been raging on board for the past 10 days

Covid has changed the world says the US Vice President

The nature of modern war is changing Navy chief says calling for jointness to engage the enemy

Southern railway delivers nearly 2000 tons of Liquid medical oxygen to Tamil Nadu and Kerala

US Vice President Kamala Harris will the first woman to give the Graduation Address at US Naval academy

Gujarat state will have several first to its credit including a service based Maritime Cluster

Navy chief will preside over the ceremonial passing out parade of National defense academy near Pune on May 29th

Lakshadweep versus Maldives is the bone of contention between status quoists and seekers of development

Collision of ships in Japanese waters; three crew members missing

The bodies of 27 victims of barge P 305 and tugboat Varprada yet to be identified by the Mumbai police nine days after the mishap off Mumbai high

The Coast Guard’s preventive measures save many lives as Very Severe Cyclonic Storm 'Yaas' makes landfall on Odisha coast

No Oil spill in the Sri Lankan coast of Indian coast despite the fire raging in Container ship MV X Press Pearl for the past 7 days

Two Indian crew of the Singapore ship that caught fire off Colombo port have tested positive for corona

The Cyclonic storm Yass had started the landfall process near Dhamra port as predicted but the intensity of the storm has reduced slightly

Union Cabinet approves Opening of a new Consulate General of India in Addu City, Maldives

Navy returns to the base while Coastguards will continue the search for 16 missing persons off the Mumbai High

Track of cyclone Yaas in the next 48 hours according to Met department

High level Ministerial meeting on the cards to prepare for Cyclone Yaas

Wreckage of the tug boat Varaprada hit by the cyclone Tauktae located by the Navy

Cryogenic tankers, Ventilators, Oxygen Cylinders arrive at Viskahpatnam Port from Singapore and Brunei

16 Ships deployed in anticipation of cylone Yas which is expected to strike the Odissa West Bengal coast by May 26th

DP World makes top leadership changes

Six more bodies recovered from sunken Barge P-305 off Mumbai

Navy steps up search operations to locate 26 missing crew

Maritime security experts partner NPA on safety

Disaster Relief teams all set to reach Odissa and West bengal coasts to tackle the next cyclone strike

Fire erupts on brand-new boxship carrying 25 tons of nitric acid off Sri Lanka

The first destroyer of the Indian navy INS Rajput decommissioned at a simple ceremony at the Eastern Naval command Visakhapatnam on May 21st

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No trace of the 49 missing persons involved in the country oil production facility ONGC

Cisco digitising select seaports, inland waterways in India

Russian businesses keen to invest in Bangladesh’s ship building

In challenging rescue operations off the Mumbai coast, nearly 180 persons have been rescued by the Navy and coastguard so far

What happened in Mumbai high when the cyclone struck on May 17

68 employees of the ONGC feared missing in Mumbai high

Coast Guards rescue mission off the Mumbai coast

Latest update on the rescue operations by the navy in Mid Sea off Mumbai coast

Four crew members of a tug drifting in arabian sea due to the impact of the cyclone rescued by the Indian navy's helicopter

Nine member ship crew rescued off Mangalore coast using Naval chopper

Naval experts from the Eastern Naval command help to revive Oxygen plants in Southern Andhra pradesh

Ray of hope for corona affected patients in Tamil Nadu as the snag in the Sterilite oxygen plant in Tuticorin is getting fixed

The path of cyclone Tauktae in the next 24 hours according to Met department

Centre is fully geared to tackle the aftermath of cyclone in Gujarat; High level meeting took place on the direction of Prime Minister

Indian coastguard active in the west coast saves three Kerala fishermen who were rescued from a marooned boat

Sri Lankan Parliament to have a special Parliamentary sitting for the passage of the controversial Colombo Port city project of a Chinese company

Hapag-Lloyd starts new East Africa service (EAS3) for Kenya and Tanzania

Navies of the Indian Ocean region come together for the Goa Maritime Symposium (GMS) - 2021 on may 11 and 12th

Adani group sets up its regional headquarters in Singapore

NIA takes over probe into the recovery of arms and ammunition from a Sri Lankan boat near the Kerala coast

Tackling Covid 19 the biggest humanitarian challenge in free India says the Naval Chief

South west monsoon has arrived?

Naval ship INS Tarkash brings medical oxygen consignment from Qatar to Mumbai port

US Medical Expert flays India's decision to open up the Indian economy prematurely

Indian Naval Ships Kochi & Tabar arrive at New Mangalore Port carrying Critical Medical Stores

China virtually threatens Bangladesh against joining Quad, an Indo Pacific club to maintain freedom of navigation in the region

India’s COVID-19 surge to unleash drastic disruptions in Maritime Industry

Coast Guard Rescues Five Fishermen Off Bomilla Creek, Hutbay off Andaman islands

Naval ship hands over oxygen and related consignment brought from Qatar to the state of Maharashtra

Navy comes to the rescue of Andhra Pradesh govt

FMC commissioner to examine China’s role in container shortage

Suez Canal Authority slashes Ever Given compensation claims by $300m

Minor fire reported in Navy's aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya

OOCL Logistics emphasizes use of the CTU Code

Container ship that blocked the Suez canal will remain in custody of the authority till the compensation is paid rules an Egyptian city court

Navy assures all out support to Cochin's civic authorities in containing covid infection

Coast Guard apprehends Myanmarese poachers in Indian Exclusive Economic Zone in Andaman seas

GOA SHIPYARD LIMITED pitching in to help state towards “Onsite Oxygen Generating Plant” at COVID-19 Hospital

Navy's contribution in the fight against Covid pandemic

LNG cargoes diverted from India as COVID crisis dampens demand

Seven Indian Navy Ships Deployed for bring oxygen and related equipment from various parts of the world under Operation Samudra Setu II

CMA CGM Group supports India in fight against the COVID 19 pandemic

Ahmedabad PM Care hospital will have the Medical team of the Western Naval Command'

Capt. B K Tyagi holds additional charge of Director at

DRDO to Set up 500 Medical Oxygen Plants within Three Months under PM CARES Fund

Western naval command to offer assistance to civil administration in tackling covid situation

MSC introduces electronic Bill of Lading

Coastguards conduct a successful search and rescue operations and save fishermen

The Indian and French Navy bilateral exercise ‘VARUNA-2021’ concluded on April 27th

Goa state to remain locked down for four days from April 28th

MSC celebrates its 25th Anniversary in Asia

Submarine Hull Cracked, 53 Crew Found Dead

US to work with Denmark to lead shipping decarbonisation

The Suez Canal blockage as a catalyst for innovation

Indonesian military submarine sunk?

35 Gujarat fishermen apprehended by Pakistan's Maritime Security Agency

All is well in the China bound ship MV BBC Naples carrying Uranium consignment at Hambantota port certfies the SriLankan Marine Environment Protection authority

United States has come to the rescue of Indonesia in its efforts to locate the missing military submarine

Commercial ships advised to take precaution while sailing through Singapore Straits in view of growing incidents of sea robbery

Singapore bans seafarers with recent India travel history

Eight Fishermen Saved at Sea by Indian Coast Guard off Karaikal

Indian Navy Dispatches its Deep Submergence Rescue Vessel to Support Search and Rescue of Missing Indonesian Submarine

Container Prices Surge in China and India as Supply Chain Blockages Tighten Supply

Oxygen supply for the Missing Indonesian Military submarine could last till april 24th says the authorities

The banned drug Cocaine worth Rs 2000 crores seized from a container in Tuticorin port by the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence

Container shortage eases in the Country: Special Secretary, Logistics Division

Five Government hospitals in Cochin town gets piped oxygen facility provided by the Cochin shipyard

Shri G R V Prasada Rao appointed as Traffic Manager of Deendayal Port Trust

DP World UAE Region to explore power of Quantum Computing in Logistics

China Merchants Sinotrans Lines orders four boxships at Chinese yards

India and Germany sign an agreement to clean Marine environment

Narcotics worth Rs 3000 crores seized from a fishing boat in Arabian sea; boat brought to Cochin Port by the Navy

Drop in armed robbery and piracy incidents in Asia during Q1

Bodies of Three fishermen killed in a collision with a container ship recovered

ReCAAP ISC, Singapore based anti piracy information centre has released its 1st Quarter Report (Jan to Mar 2021)

Families of victims of the boat mishap off the Mangalore coast demand custody of the contaniner ship involved in the collision with the fishing boat

Green Tribunal reiterates Bombay High court order to save mangroves in the Uran region

CMA CGM Group issues statement on collusion with fishing boat

Indian Coast Guard apprehends Pakistani boat with 30 kgs of heroin off Jakhau, Gujarat

Covid: 441 security central paramilitary jawans test positive

Japan decides to release treated radioactive water from the Fukushima nuclear plant in Pacific Ocean amidst protests from neighboring countries and local fishermen

Ship collides with a fishing boat and 12 fishermen missing off the Mangaluru coast

Shell to charter in LNG bunkering vessel from Pan Ocean

SCA: Egypt Will Hold Ever Given Until Damage Claim is Resolved

The decommissioned aircraft carrier of the navy INS Virat will go

Kerala fishermen want the trawl ban to be confined to one month considering their hardship due to corona virus and depleting marine resources

Attempted sea robbery continues in Singapore Straits

The Sri Lankan Marine authority receives compensation for putting out the fire in an oil tanker off the island nation's east coast last year

The Naval facility near Karwar in North coastal Karnatka Reports a Covid-19 Cluster

Pentagon defends the US Navy's decision on Intrusion but said it was around the seas near Republic of Maldives

Flow of ships in the Suez Canal yet to become normal 10 days after the container ship Ever Given got refloated

India conveys its concern to United States through diplomatic channels over intrusion of its naval vessel in Lakhadweep islands

Sri Lanka issues contradictory statements on Indian fishermen one to ban their entry and other to issue licenses to them to permit fishing in Sri Lankan territory

Italian government should deposit the compensation amount to be given to the families of two fishermen in the Supreme Court account

US Navy intrudes into India's Exclusive Economic Zone near Lakshadweep islands

Iran frees Korean chemical tanker

Four crore compensation promised by Italy for each of the two Kerala fishermen. Central Govt pushes for closure of criminal proceedings against Italian Marines, in the Apex Court based on the offer

India hands over patrol vessel to Seychelles

Naval frigate gifted by China is fully operational off Trincomalee coast says Sri Lankan Navy

Major cities in Uttar Pradesh including Lucknow come under night curfew from april 8th till the end of the month

Indians cannot enter New Zealand

India's hydrographic survey ship INS SARVEKSHAK in Mauritius

Will the case against Italian Marines who killed Indian fishermen off Kerala coast achieve closure in Indian courts? Supreme Court will hear the case on April 9th

Hospital ships move to the cyclone affected areas in Indonesia to treat the injured

French navy joins the Quad nations to undertake joint naval exercises off Bay of Bengal

New technology introduced in the navy to safeguard its ships from missile attacks

CDS Gen Bipin Rawat visits Karwar Naval Base

At least 27 passengers of launch killed when it capsized after collission with a cargo ship near Dhaka

Patrolling capacity in North Karnataka coast intensified by the Coast Guards

Four fishermen killed when the boat carrying them collided with the cargo ship in the mooring near Java Islands

Maharashtra may not impose a state wide lock down immediately incdicates the state govt

Corona situation serious in Eleven states critical in Maharashtra, Punjab and Chattisgarh says Cabinet secretary

Ever Given's Owner Files Suit and Declares General Average

Italy Formalizes Ban on Large Ships Docking in Venice

Industry-Leading Container Tracking system now available at 65% of APM Terminals’ facilities

Indian crew lauded for hard work in re-floating giant ship blocking Suez Canal

Chief of Defense Staff General Bipin Rawat operationalises Joint Logistics Node in Mumbai

Record Opium Seizure Valued at $8 Million in Port of Vancouver

Srilankan fishing vessel carrying heroin seized by Coastguards near Lakshdweep islands

French naval ships in Cochin port

Investigations have started into the cause of the blockage of suez canal by the Container ship Ever Given

French Naval delegation visits the Western Naval Command

Cargo ships collided in Fujian waters, 1 ship sank, 6 missing, China

Wan Hai orders five 13,200 teu boxships from HHI

MSC ship suffers severe gash while berthing in Turkey

World’s First Zero-Emission Wind and Hydrogen Power Cargo Ship

20 Livestock Carriers Caught in Suez Canal

All 54 indian fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan navy released within a day when Indian high commission in Colombo acted

Syrian-Owned Ship Banned from European Ports for Numerous Violations

Indian Naval ship INS Shardul calls at Madagascar's port Antsiranana conducts joint exercises with that country's navy

Cochin Corporation to go in for a third Roll on Roll off vessel

Inauguration of Extension of Naval Jetty Phase-II at Naval Wharf at Port Blair

Sri Lankan navy arrests 20 Indian fishermen while fishing near Katchativu islands and seizes their boats

Victory flame to commemorate 1971 Bangladesh war moves in Kerala

Mission Sagar IV INS Jalashwa Arrives at Port Ehoala (Madagascar)

HMM takes delivery of first 16,000 TEU Containership HMM Nuri

6 tons cocaine bust, no charges against Indian ship crew

Container availability improves in Chinese ports

Italian Prosecutor Seeks Trial For Minister Who Denied Migrant Rescue Vessels Port Entry

Navy is operationally ready says Minister of state for defense

Night curfew likely in the Commercial capital Mumbai soon

Sailing Expedition flagged off from Chennai to Visakhapatnam

H. K. Joshi to continue as Director (Finance), SCI

Fresh corona cases in the country touch nearly 41,000 in the last 24 hours highest ever this year. Maharashtra continues to be the leader

Safety is the prime focus of the Railways says the minister Piyush Goyal

MEA: Arindam Bagchi appointed as the new spokesperson

Why can't state legislatures have opinion on central law, SC asks petitioner challenging assembly resolutions against CAA

Number of installed scrubbers has doubled since last year’s global sulphur cap introduction

Denmark to Send Frigate to Combat Piracy in Gulf of Guinea

CMA CGM expands China Inland Services

Hapag-Lloyd acquires Africa container specialist NileDutch

Panama Asks IMO for Help in China's Coal Carrier Dispute with Australia

Tug Master Falls Asleep at the Helm and Crashes Into Dock

Incidents of piracy and attempted robbery against ships in Asian waters increased by 32 per cent in 2020 compared to the previous year

Pakistan arrests eleven Indian fishermen and confiscates their boats on charges of trespassing into their waters

Two Injured in Lifeboat Drill Aboard New British Polar Research Vessel

CMA CGM Sees $2 Billion Turnaround in 2020

A New Marine Aids Navigation bill introduced

MSC bolsters trade between Southeast Asia and U.S. West Coast with New Sentosa service

MAWANI, Hapag-Lloyd sign first commercial agreement to increase number of containers

INS Jalashwa arrives at port of Anjouan in Comoros with 1000 metric tonnes of rice

Indian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka Gopal Baglay starts the visit to Jaffna by offering prayers at Ram Setu

7 fishermen rescued from boat on fire in the mid sea off North Gujarat coast

Free and Open Indo Pacific essential to the world says US President Joe Biden

Bombay High Court stays Environment Ministry's Notification exempting the CRZ restrictions on Goa's Miramar beach

Indian navy ship Shardul reaches Port Louis for Mauritius National Day Celebrations

Olive Ridley Turtles arrive at Gahirmatha Beach

DP World reenters Indonesia with planned 3m teu facility in Surabaya

Maritime industry backs UN’s $5 billion programme to decarbonise shipping

Visit of US Secretary of Defence to India

Powerful players eye Singapore as green ammonia bunkering hub

Chinese repair yards slash prices to keep busy

Incidents of piracy and Sea Robbery in Asia in February 2021

Cyril C. George awarded Doctorate in Logistics Management by Amet Maritime University

Three Sri Lankan boats carrying drugs provided by a Pakistani ship intercepted by coastguards and brought to Vizhinjam port in Kerala

Straits Orient Lines Singapore acquires two Container Vessels

India and China are friends and partners and not threats or rivals says Chinese foreign minister on the eve of US sponsored Quad Meeting

Submarine power of the Navy gets strengthened with the commissioning INS Karanj

First ever visit by Indian Naval Ships to the historic Bangladesh port city of Mongla, from March 8th - 10th

Maritime India Summit-2021 concluded with ‘Chabahar Day

Piracy alert on waters near Sibutu islands off Easter Sabah

Bangladesh all set to tap its Ocean Resources

S.K. Mehta, Chairman, DPT convenes Session on “Green and Sustainable Maritime Sector” in MIS 2021

Is V.O C Port, Tuticorin target of Chinese cyber attack?

Texas home to America’s first EU-compliant shipbreaking facility

Lakshadweep Islands in the west coast and Puducherry in the East coast identified for Indo Norwegian study in marine spatial planning in the Oceanic space

Dryad: International Inaction Breeds Piracy in the Gulf of Guinea

PlantingForPlanet: CMA CGM will plant 10,000 trees in India as part of a worldwide reforestation initiative

Coastguards save 25 Sri lankan fishermen who were drifting in Indian waters

Western and Eastern Naval Commands have New Chiefs

Israeli cargo ship which was attacked with explosives in Gulf of Oman last week has arrived at Dubai port for repairs

Maharashtra weighing options of restoring Lockdown in the state in the light of increasing incidence of corona virus cases

S.K. Mehta unveils DPT Brochure for MIS-2021

China is Sri Lanka's closest friend asserts island nation's foreign minister Dinesh Gunawardene

Indian Coastguards save 81 Rohingya refugees from a boat drifting along the Andaman seas

North pollutes the country while the South is the Saviour

Vessel shortage delays shippers

A fresh attempt to build transshipment port at Kanyakumari

Unions gear up against ports privatization

Rear Admiral Ajay Kochhar assumes command of the western fleet (FOCWF)

Contract signed for acquisition of 8 missile cum ammunition barge for Indian navy

Sri Lanka calls Pakistan a genuine friend of the island nation

Maritime India Summit begins on March 2

16th IAPH COVID19 Economic Impact Barometer: Cargo flows impacting Hinterland Transport

Kerala govt orders a review of the MOU with a US firm on deep sea fishing

Explosion onboard CSSC Shipping bulker near Gibraltar injures four

The MSC shipping line hails the return of Indian sea farers held up outside chinese ports for several months

Naval commanders debriefed about the theatre level operational readiness exercise

Indian Navy Ship Pralaya Arrives in Abu Dhabi, UAE to participate in a defense exhibition

Chennai based Larsen and Toubro shipyard commissions 17th interceptor boats for the coast guard

Modalities of takeover by Sri Lanka of Trincomalee port oil tank farms finalysed

Quad opposes China's unilateral actions in South China Sea

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan's scheduled address to Sri Lankan Parliament on february 24th called off at the last minute

Another Maersk ship loses hundreds of boxes overboard in the Pacific

Safeguarding Cadets From Physical Abuse Requires Immediate Action: Human Rights At Sea

Central Govt rolls out the Draft blue economy policy of the country for feedback from stakeholders

India Russia and Iran hold joint naval exercises in Northern part of Indian Ocean

Singapore introduces new regulations for workers entering the country in a bid to control the spread of the pandemic corona virus

Bangladesh Navy Ship Prottoy Visits Mumbai

Shipping Australia condemns latest waterfront strike action

Sea plane service in Gujarat to resume in a day or two

China New coastguard law a threat to Japanese Ships

Japanese submarine collides with commercial ship while surfacing in Pacific

More than 400 projects to be showcased in Maritime India Summit 2021

Flag off ceremony of final production batch of LRSAM Missiles

India moves to 34 th position in World Tourism Index says Prime Minister

Captain and Officers of MSC Opera to be Jailed Over 2019 Accident

The Poseidon Principles – focusing on operations and data

NYK contracts China Merchants to build revolutionary car carriers

Oil barge explodes near Indonesian LPG carrier

The 2nd MARITIME INDIA SUMMIT- 2021 commences on March Second on a virtual platform to be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Oil spill along the Tiruvananthapuram coast threatening Marine Life

Women occupy just 5% of maritime leadership roles

India and China reach truce on the line of actual control in east ladakh sector

Vintage warship Virat receives a fresh lease of life

India US dialogue continues at the highest level notwithstanding change of regime

Sri Lanka to host Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan who will be on an offical visit to the island nation from February 22nd

Northeast to benefit from 4000 km of Inland Waterways: Mansukh Mandaviya

Uttar Pradesh Govt on high alert monitoring the banks of Ganges following the glacier burst in Uttarakhand

Permanent jetty planned on river Gomati

KDB to sell stake in HMM to POSCO: Reports

China strengthens Pakistan's naval armoury

Canada extends cruise ship ban to 2022. That's bad news for Alaska tourism, too

Nine fishermen rescued from a boat which developed snag in the mid sea off Puducherry coast

Contraband worth rs 1500 crores seized by the coastguards in the exclusive economic zone of the country last year

India makes a veiled attack on china on its role in South China Sea

Lake Constance Excursion Boat Repurposed as Vaccine ‘Shot Ship’

Bulk Carrier Crew Member Killed by Large Wave off Nova Scotia

Joint Maritime Exercise

Iran allows crew of detained Korean tanker to head home

The World’s longest undersea Rail tunnel is inching closer to reality

Sri Lanka signals exit from MOC with India

Tamil Nadu Govt pledges to protect fishing right in the light of attack by the Sri Lankan Navy

Odessa fishermen hail the centre's decision to set up a fishing harbor at Paradip

China non committal about the fate of 16 Indian crew in a stranded ship outside a chinese port for the past 6 months

Maersk appoints Ryan Best as Regional Head of Logistics & Services for West Central Asia

Pirates Behind Turkish Crew Kidnapping Ask for Ransom

Stranded Syrian Seafarers Given Nod to Sell Ship at Mombasa Port

Japan’s MOL Scraps its Oldest LNG Carrier in Fleet Modernization

Indian Coast Guard have seized contraband worth rs 1500 crores from foreign fishing boats intruding into country's exclusive economic zone

China launches the second advanced warship for Pakistan's navy

INTERCARGO webinar: “40 Years of Accomplishments, 40 Years of Expectations”

Gibraltar Police Seize 25 Kilos of Cocaine From Ship’s Hull

Korean general cargo ship sank north of Jeju, 8 crew rescued

MOL scraps 37-year-old LNG carrier

Eastbound lane of Singapore Strait is the piracy area of Asia warned ReCAAP information center

Marine ambulances to ply in Kerala coast to provide medical facilities to fishermen

National Marine Turtle Action Plan launched

Water Metro be launched in Cochin from the first week of March

Andhra Pradesh vs Tamil Nadu in the mid seas

Cosco sending 10 tankers to scrap

Wan Hai orders 50,000 Containers amid shortage

Bangladesh sets ship export target at 4 billion US Dollars

Deepen Understanding and Enhance Cooperation to Combat Piracy and Armed Robbery against Ships in Asia

MARAD Will Grant $19.6 Million to Improve America's Small Shipyards

U.S. Navy Helps Fight COVID-19 on Shore

Armed forces conduct joint military training exercise off the Andaman Sea and Bay of Bengal

Centre sanctions an underwater project to ascertain the origin of Ram setu

How Climate Change is Affecting Humpback Whales in the NW Atlantic

Competing High-Speed Catamaran Electric Ferries

MOL Rejects ‘Seriously Flawed’ Forbes Report on Wakashio Grounding

DPIIT invites applications to engage consultant for Export-Import policy

Navy evacuates a ship crew with breathing problems off Mumbai coast

Indian armed forces all set to launch complex drills of the Andaman Nicobar islands next week

The Navies of India and Singapore to cooperate on submarine rescue support

Indo Pacific is the focal point of political and security concerns says India

India possesses gas hydrates which could provide energy sources for another two centuries says former Petroleum secretary Dr Vijay Kelkar

Iran Fires Long-Range Anti-Ship Missiles Into Indian Ocean

Security Guidance for Vessels Operating in the Arabian Gulf, Gulf Of Oman, Gulf Of Aden And Red Sea in view of discovery of a mine attached to hull of an oil tanker

Seven feared dead as ship sinks off Turkey

US imposes further sanctions on Iranian shipping entities

Trends experts predict modest 2021 rebound for US foodservice

Quanzhou Shipyard sold at online auction

NYK orders all staff to work from home as Covid-19 spike in Japan

T P Salim Kumar is new CEO of Kerala Maritime Board

The two day Exercise Sea vigil along the Indian coastline concludes on Jan 13th

The Flag Officer Commanding in Chief Eastern Naval Command Reviews Operational Readiness of Eastern Fleet

Maersk Extends Partnership to Help Cleanup Plastic Pollution at Sea

UK to Use Satellites to Track Ship Emissions

Russian CO Under Investigation for Stealing His Own Ship's Propellers

Maritime Cooperation identified as high priority area between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh

Navy to coordinate largest coastal defence exercise – Sea Vigil 21

Seafarer jumps ship, charged with breaking Covid-19 protocols in Western Australia

Indian sailors will back on January 14th after remaining outside chinese port for nearly six months

India urges China to release the held up crew outside Chinese Ports

Search for Missing Taiwanese Crew Continues off Midway

Singapore Shipping Association Urges the Industry to Comply with Covid-19 Protocols

Iran Holds Mass Naval Exercise as Talks Over Seized Tanker Begin

Fewer blank sailings in early 2021

Shipping Corporation employees plan a bid to buy Govt stake in the Carrier

US Govt office hub to come up at the Port city of Visakhapatnam the second one in India after Ahmedabad

No Happy New Year for Shippers as Rates Stay Sky High

Government identifies Ro-Ro and ferry service routes

Shanghai city centre bids farewell to shipbuilding

China claims corona originated at multiple locations around the world and not China centric

Pioneering Cruise Ship Arrives in India to be Scrapped

Great Eastern Becomes India's Biggest Shipowner by Vessel Count

India Proposes Crew Change at Sea for Ships Stranded off China

Landing craft handed over to the Indian navy

Chief of Naval Staff (CNS) visits Navy's Forward Operating Base near the Pakistan sea point

WISTA INDIA honours Smt. H K Joshi, CMD, SCI With “personality of the year award”2020

Bharat Electronics Limited signs contract with Indian Navy for Initial supply of indigenously developed Laser Dazzlers

Indian fishermen held in Sri Lankan custody for trespassing into their waters were provided with consular access

India should intervene and bring back 39 Indian stranded sailors in Chinese waters says Shiv Sena

Sri Lankan govt presses for access to Arabian Sea for their fishermen. Request made by the island nation at the meeting of the Joint Working Group

4th Meeting of the India-Sri Lanka Joint Working Group on Fisheries

Maersk takes steps to address US export and trucker logistics issues

Digital Ocean is a big step towards Digital India, will help expand ‘Blue Economy’ and promote Atmanirbhar Bharat: Dr Harsh Vardhan

Indian Navy arrives Sihanoukville Port in Combodia with relief supplies

Rohingaya refugess moved to a Naval camp in nearby islands amidst concern from UN agencies about their safety

Blue flags hoisted in eight beaches across the country

European shipowners welcome last-minute Brexit trade deal

China on the Verge of Reversing Ship Recycling Ban

ONE to Charter World’s Largest Containerships at 24,000+ TEU

Chief of Army Staff proceeds on a visit to the Republic of Korea

The mine caused minor damages to a cargo ship but no human loss

Sri Lanka will take over as chairperson of the Indian Ocean Rim association from 2023 for a three year tenure

Indian Naval ship carrying humanitarian assistance reaches Vietnamese port

MOL launched the "MOL Service Website (Chinese version)"

Hapag-Lloyd orders 6 Ultra Large Container Vessels of 23,500+ TEUs

Pilgrims allowed in Dhanushkodi beaches from Dec 23rd

Sri Lankan High commissioner in Islamabad Meets Pakistani Naval Chief

India and Vietnam agree to explore new areas of cooperation in Maritime domain

New controller for warship production in the Navy appointed

Sri Lanka has to make a choice to partner in Indo Pacific region says Pak envoy

Sri Lanka believes in a safe, secure peaceful Indian Ocean region says its foreign minister

India In Touch With China over Two Stranded Ships in Chinese Waters: MEA

Joint exercises with foreign navies an important component of the security scenario says a top Indian security official

Fire hits PIL vessel at Napier Port

Indian and Indonesian Navies conduct coordinated patrolling in the Indian Ocean Region

World Renowned business school on Maritime affairs to have a campus in Gujarat

Sri Lanka rejects and returns Chinese canned fish saying it is unfit for human consumption

SCI wins 1st ever "Diversity & Equality Award" at the Seatrade Maritime Awards MEISA 2020

Bay of Bengal initiative for cooperation among south Asian nations to hold its 5th summit meeting in Colombo next year

Navy's senior most submariner Vice Admiral Sri Kant passes away

Imported Turmeric concealed in Onion consignment seized by the Sri Lankan customs

Forty two Indian fishermen in Sri Lankan custody for trespassing into their waters

Exploring islands in the Indian coastline to be used as naval base Chief of defense staff Gen Rawat says

Finally Chennai beaches are open to people after a Nine Month closure due to pandemic

Panel on divestment approves privatisation of Shipping Corporation

Last minute appeal to save aircraft carrier Virat

Container shortage crisis arrives for India

GRSE built stealth frigate ship “HIMGIRI” launched

Race among nations to acquire strategic bases in the Indian Ocean region

Contraband gold being smuggled from Sri Lanka seized in the midseas by coastguards

India gives call for an Open and Inclusive Indo Pacific in the security summit at Hanoi

Singapore based anti piracy centre ReCAAP ISC expresses concern over continued incidents of robbery against ships in Singapore Straits

Over 100 million metric tons of strategic metals found underneath the Indian Ocean which belongs to India says Oceanography expert

India would not like to see its ties with Sri lanka through the prism of China says high Commissioner

New Guidance Aims To Help Companies Devise And Implement Mental Health Policies For Seafarers

Tanker Rescues Two People Clinging to Wood Plank in Torres Strait

Naval officers passing out at ceremony at Cochin naval establishment

Strategic Marine Signs Contract with Centus Marine For its Industry Leading 40m Fast Crew Boat

Sri Lanka’s Defence strategy should have its Focus on developing the Navy, Colombo parliamentarian demands in Sri Lankan Parliament

After Malabar exercises with US navy, India conducts passage exercises with the Russian navy on the Indian Ocean

Shipping Industry Commits to Eliminating Single-Use Plastics in 2021

Shipping Goals Switched From Sustainability to Survival During Coronavirus Pandemic

1,900 Containers Lost or Damaged on ONE Boxship

Empty boxes in US and CHINA lying in depots despite the shortage issues

Cyclone Burevi is close to Pamban coast and will cross between Pamban and kanyakumari either on Dec 3rd night or 4th morning

Even in trying times like these, India has not forgotten to help countries who needed assistance – Vice President

Cyclone Burevi to cross Srilankan coast at Mullaitivu tonight, enter South TN coast as a cyclone on December 3rd morning

Maharashtra to strengthen coastal security

Markel Singapore Appoints Marine Underwriter

First-ever luxury Cruise service on the holy Saryu River

Indigenous aircraft carrier project takes off at Cochin ship yard

6 fishermen missing off the Mangalore coast after the boat carrying them capsizes in the mid seas owing to rough weather

The takeover of a trucking Logistics company approved by the Competition commission of India

Vedanta, DP World Eye Shipping Corp; Shapoorji-ADIA Deal on Hold

Security dialogue concludes at Colombo

Fishing boat stuck in Arabian Sea due to engine failure: help sought from Navy

UK and France Sign Deal to Crack down on Migrant Crossings

Containership Grounds in Suez Canal Briefly Interrupting Traffic

The ships powered by 'green hydrogen'

Islands be made ports says Prime Minister

Search operations for the missing naval pilot still on in the Arabian Sea

MOL tests microplastic collection device on a newbuilding vessel

Naval aircraft crashes into the sea

High level security conclave between India Sri Lanka and Maldives commenced at Colombo on Nov 27 National security advisor Ajit Doval leads Indian delegation

Three Crewmembers Rescued from Barge after Tug Sinks off Rhode Island

Cyclone Nivar remains a severe cyclonic storm after making landfall

Study calls for ban and phasing out of scrubbers to protect the oceans

CMA CGM to launch SEAPRIORITY EXPRESS (SEA-X) service connecting Yantian with Los Angeles

PM Narendra Modi speaks to TN CM and Puducherry CM on the impending Cyclone Nivar

Indian foreign secretary to visit Nepal the first high level contact since the border problems arose between the neighboring countries

Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh coasts gear up to face the impending cyclone

Coastguards averts a major ecological disaster off Nicobar Island by towing a oil tanker to safety

Piracy incidents in the vital Asian Sea Lane of Singapore Straits is on the increase on 2020

Indian Navy commences joint naval exercises with the Singapore navy at Andaman seas

Foundation stone for four fishing habors laid in Andha Pradesh

Danica: Each crew change costing up to $2,000 more amid COVID-19 impact

Malabar Naval exercises conclude in Arabian Sea

Merchant vessels/ships can use IRNSS to obtain position information similar to GPS India’s; IRNSS is now part of World Wide Radio Navigation System

Iran’s Guards Launch ‘Aircraft Carrier’ Warship -State Media

United States considering setting up a Naval base, the First fleet near Singapore. To seek India's cooperation in the venture says US Navy Secretary

Indo-Thai Coordinated Patrol (CORPAT)

Carnival Cancels Cruises in Early 2021

Idled Cruise Ship Answers Mayday Call in the Caribbean

Shipping Should Seize the Opportunity of Low Carbon Methanol

Japan & Australia sign landmark defence deal to counter China's growing influence in South China Sea

MSC tipped to overtake Maersk at the top of the liner rankings

Truck rentals up 7-8% in October-November’ says IFTRT

Smuggled turmeric from India caught in Colombo's suburban beach

IMO’s Maritime Safety Committee takes practical steps to support shipping and seafarers during pandemic

Broad Agreement forged that Indian Ocean is no longer a Zone of Peace by the Pathfinders Foundation's Indian Ocean Security Conclave

GoG: Pirates kidnap another 5 seafarers in just 4 days

ABB to supply power and propulsion systems for 5 Fincantieri-built ships

Malabar exercises this time a low key affair

The First Maritime SheEO Conference on “ Diversity And Sustainability: The Business Case “ schedule on 23rd November,2020

Andaman’s project to modernise marine dockyard to gain momentum

Case filed against port official

Ro Pax ferry services inaugurated by PM in Gujarat suspended due to technical Snag in the ship

UNCTAD gives its take on shipping in the post-pandemic era

Midshipman Sydney Barber Breaks Barriers at United States Naval Academy

A new submarine for the Indian navy launched from Mazagon docks Mumbai

PM Modi Leads Indian delegation at 20th SCO Council of Heads of State Summit

Shippers allege lines are refusing to carry US export cargo

The first consignment of e-waste from Sri Lanka is being exported to Japan for recycling

Pirates attack two tankers off West Africa

SCI sale faces delay as management goes for corporate recast

A naval officer is missing and another dead while swimming in the sea off Visakhapatam coast

Kerala launches “Parivarthanam” scheme for better livelihood of fisherfolk

After US ultimatum, Sri Lanka deepens ties with China by opening a dialogue with Chinese Communist party for the first time

The CMA CGM Group partners with Seaexplorer in the Vendée Globe 2020 race.

Rodolphe Saadé, CEO of the CMA CGM Group awarded “Global Personality Award” at SeaTrade Maritime Awards International 2020

First FIN-SMART Roundtable on Financing Sustainable Maritime Transport

Last minute directive by Bombay High court to defense ministry to take a decision on INS Virat

Rise of China has resulted in increased focus on Indo Pacific region says Foreign secretary Shringla

Shipping ministry issues draft coastal shipping bill for public consultation

Coast guard ship manufactured by the Larsen and Toubro commissioned

Handing over Food Aid to Sudan by the naval ship INS Airavat

The Malabar naval exercises has begun off Visakhapatnam coast in Bay of Bengal

Study: U.S. is a Major Contributor to Ocean Plastic Pollution

ICS launches online classes for Shipping Professionals Worldwide

Sri Lankan Navy ensures two decommissioned vessels serve as artificial reef to shelter fish and crustaceans

Bangladesh to undertake massive capital dredging project of its waterways in a bid to end regional disparities

Fincantieri Partners with India’s Leading Shipbuilder

Is Safety a matter of luck by-chance in Shipping industry? By (Capt.) Suresh Bhardwaj- Resident Director & Principal MASSA Maritime Academy

Navy signs a MOU with Coimbatore based MSMEs to absorb technology

Supreme Court extends its deadline for granting permanent commission to women in Indian Navy till December 31st this year

US warns Sri Lanka to be wary of Chinese moves in the region

IEC Telecom provides communication facility to smaller crafts

US seeks fresh cooperation with Indonesia to contain China in South China Sea

United States will stand with people of India against threats to its sovereignty

Hundreds Stranded, Ports Closed as Typhoon Molave Batters Philippines

Attempts to smuggle Turmeric to Sri lanka through boats foiled

ReCAAP sends fresh alerts to ships passing through Singapore Strait

7 stowaways arrested after UK forces take control over suspected hijacked tanker

Shipping Ministry mulling to make Vizhinjam a Transshipment Hub

An agreement between India and United States on cards during US Secretary of State's visit to New Delhi on Oct 27th

Cruise ship has resumed business at Cochin

India and Sri Lanka conclude Joint naval exercises as part of strategic partnership

United States plays down the significance of the Quadrilateral grouping says it is not a military alliance

New Zealand Cracks down on Livestock Ships

Andhra Pradesh moots a proposal to tap Tidal energy in its one thousand kilometer long coastline

Jakob friis sørensen- managing director APM Terminals Pipavav: adoption of new age technologies to flourish maritime sector in the new normal

Chief of Naval Staff reviews Operational readiness of the Navy somewhere in the Arabian Sea

Mauritius Denies Bail to Wakashio’s Captain

Navy to get the first batch of women pilots for operational missions

Female leadership can be maritime industry game changer

Hope to salvage the decommissioned aircraft carrier is fading

Indigenously built ASW Corvette ‘Kavaratti’ Commissioned by Chief of Army Staff Gen Manoj Mukund Naravane at Visakhapatnam

Cochin ship yard starts construction of electric catamarans to provide last mile connectivity to Cochin Metro passengers

Cruise Ship Rescues 24 People from Sinking Boat off Florida Coast

Coast Guard Commanders of India and Bangladesh hold high level consultations

Australia to join the Malabar naval exercises scheduled to begin next month in Bay of Bengal and Arabian Sea

Scare in Colombo Port as 5 employees of Colombo dock yard tested positive for covid

BrahMos Supersonic Cruise Missile test Fired from Navy’s Stealth Destroyer, INS Chennai

India Sri Lanka remain strategic partners

Bankrupt Hermitage Offshore Auctions Off Fleet

IMB Piracy Report: Crew Kidnappings Surge in Gulf of Guinea

75 incidents of sea piracy and armed robbery against ships in Asian waters in Jan to Sept 2020 Singapore based anti piracy center says

It is still suspense whether the decommissioned aircraft carrier will receive the blow of the hammer or not

Singapore bunkering standards usher in era of transparency, cost savings

Large scale death of marine species reported in Sri Lankian East coast following the Oil spill from the tanker MV Diamond last month

Government may invite fresh bids for Concor, SCI next month

8 beaches recommended by government get International Blue Flag Certification

Coastal security exercises conducted in Kerala coast ends on Oct 9th

Coastguards save a fishing boat in distress near Kanyakumari

The ‘Dark Forces’ Surrounding The Captain’s Lawyers In Mauritius Wakashio Oil Spill Ship Case.

Training with compassion: By Mr. Pawan Kapoor- Managing Director ISF Maritime Services Pvt Ltd, CEO ISF Group International

Charges framed against the captain of the Oil tanker MV Diamond

Giant Hospital Ship Nears Completion at Tianjin Xingang Shipyard

High ranking Chinese official arrives in Colombo to meet Sri Lankan President and the Prime Minister

Pakistan Navy will add 50 more vessels and a is building a Submarine with Chinese technology

Seventh offshore patrol built by the Chennai based L and T ship building launched

Open and Inclusive Indo Pacific need of the hours says External Affairs Minister Jaishankar at Quad meet at Tokyo

The fire ravaged oil tanker M V Diamond is being towed to Gulf port

Maid of the Mist launches new all-electric, zero-emission ferries

US Ambassador on China Sri Lankan ties

From The Desk of Dr. (Capt.) S. Bhardwaj Resident Director & Principal – MASSA Maritime Academy Chennai

Crew Member Brutally Stabs and Kills Fellow Seafarer with Knife on Container Ship

CMA-CGM Struggles To Restore Systems after Cyber Attack

Oil tanker MV Diamond Owners pay Rs 442 Million to Lankan govt for extinguishing the fire

Coast guard commissions a fast patrol vessel constructed by the Garden Reach ship builders Kolkata

The fire ravaged oil tanker MV Diamond is being towed to a Port, possibly to Gulf from where it had come

Indian and Bangladesh Navies hold Joint Naval Exercises in Northern Bay of Bengal

Last minute bid to save INS Virat

Sri Lanka has found Natural Gas reserves close to Tamil Nadu coast

Tamil Nadu fishermen demand direct talks with fishermen in Jaffna

Colombo Court declines to arrest the captain of the Oil Tanker MV Diamond

Panama Canal Authority Wins $265 Million Arbitration Case Against Expansion Project Contractor

INS Virat in place at Alang Ship breaking Yard in Gujarat to receive the hammer

Come October 90 minute evening cruise on Hooghly River to have glimpse of Kolkata

Suez Canal Authority to buy tug boats pilot boats and dredgers from Sri Lanka

Mazagon dock shipbuilders to develop 37-acre land

India asks Sri Lanka to implement the Tamil accord signed in 1987

Panama Canal Named Finalist for Platts Global Energy Awards

Celebrationof WORLD MARITIME DAY 2020- NMDCC Chennai host webinar.

Bilateral Maritime Exercise Between Japan and India (JIMEX 20) to Commence off West Coast of India

Indian and Royal Australian Navy have joined For PASSEX Joint Exercise On September 23-24

Sri Lanka demands more money from the Oil tanker as damages

Russian Navy Vessel and Container Ship Collide in Danish Waters

Fleet Management Ltd. Presented with CERTIFICATE OF APPRECIATION By The Nautical Institute.

16 countries do not insist on visa for entry to Indian passport holders

Digital naming ceremony held for CMA CGM’s 23,000 TEU behemoth

The Decommissioned Naval Aircraft carrier INS Virat arrives at the Alang ship breaking yard to go under hammer from Sep 28

Alleged poaching by Tamil Nadu fishermen likely to figure during the video conference meeting between PM Modi and his Sri Lankan PM Mahinda Rajapakshe on Sep 26th

Fisheries get additional infra in Tamil Nadu coast

Indian flag shipping industry records 9% increase in tonnage capacity between 2017 and 2020

Indian Tsunami Early Warning Centre is providing Tsunami Services to 25 Indian Ocean Countries: Dr. Harsh Vardhan

Viking Line Ferry Grounds in Finland

The Satellite launch port proposed in South Tamil Nadu will be a small one with one launch pad says Union Minister

In a historic first, two women chopper pilots to operate from Navy warships

Another decommissioned Naval aircraft carrier to go under hammer

CMMI Webinar- How UK manages to retain No 1 position as a Maritime destination.

Tensions build up on the OIl corridor as US aircraft carrier reaches the Persian Gulf to take on Iran

Hurtigruten Cancels Remaining 2020 Cruises

Centre recommends Eight Beaches for International Certification; the Beaches in Tamil Nadu, West Bengal and Maharashtra have not been taken into consideration

Container vessel calls recover but worker shortages rise

SL must use locational advantage to become world’s leading maritime hub – President

CMMI Webinar- How UK manages to retain No 1 position as a Maritime destination.

MacGregor receives EUR 13 million orders from Asia and Scandinavia

Mauritians Protest ‘Failed’ Government Response to Wakashio Oil Spill

Leak of fuel from the fire ravaged oil tanker is sealed by Sri Lankan naval divers

Customs seizes smuggled textiles worth Rs 3.3 crore on fishing trawler bound for Bangladesh

India calls for comprehensive disengagement of troops on both sides both in front line and in depth during the Moscow dialogue

Keel laid for the third stealth frigate of Project 17A

Pakistan Leading Demolition Market Price-Wise; shipyards in Gujarat likely to be hit

No fear of oil spill as crude cargo is intact inside the tanker says Indian coastguards

Alarm bells in the Sri Lankan establishment following the discovery of oil slick

At last, after five decades Tamil Nadu will have the Second Petroleum Refinery

Fire erupts once again in the Oil Tanker MV New Diamond in Sri Lankan east coast but put off by coastguards

Experts arrive to join efforts to salvage burning tanker off Sri Lankan coast

Indo Russian Naval Exercises, Indra Navy gets off to a start off Bay of Bengal


Chinese Navy scouting for bases in Sri Lanka, Myanmar and Pakistan says Pentagon report

Two Russian warships join the fire fighting operations in the Indian Oil tanker off the Sri Lankan East coast

At least 2 ship crew feared killed and nineteen rescued so far in the oil tank fire off the Sri Lankan east coast

India needs to regain Maritime influence East of Malacca Straits to contain possible Chinese Naval incursions in the Indian Ocean Region

China has the largest Navy in the World. And it’s not just big, but it’s getting better says the US Defense Ministry Pentagon

Dredging Corporation of India Net Profit at Rs 11 cr in June quarter

Adani Ports rides on acquisitions to withstand covid-induced downturn, feel Equity Analysts

Olive branch once again from Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi

Vice Admiral SR Sarma assumes charge as chief of Materiel, Indian Navy

Maritime Education: Challenges and Course Corrections during the Pandemic By Dr. Malini Shankar, IAS (Retd.)- Vice Chancellor, Indian Maritime University; Ex Chairperson, NSB, EX DG

1000 kgs sea cucumber worth rs 5 cr seized by Indian coast guard in Gulf of Mannar

A Former Cabinet Minister to be the Sri Lankan High Commissioner in New Delhi

Marine Ambulance to benefit coastal fishing community is being commissioned in Kerala

Transforming the Heartfulness Way - Meditation with Yogic Transmission- Cleansing session- Webinar organized by IME(I) Mumbai Branch

Cochin shipyard starts work on construction of boats for the Cochin Metro

The Philippines coast reports two incidents of armed robbery against ship crew ten days ago

The decommissioned aircraft carrier to be dismantled

Casualty off the Coast of Mauritius – It is too easy to blame seafarers or the Flag State / Dr. (Capt.) Vivek Jain

CMA CGM appoints Atit Mahajan as its new MD in India

About 21 crore mandays employment provided and Rs.16,768 crore spent by the seventh week of Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan

Nagashiki Shipping Apologizes For Wakashio Oil Spill

Creation of the unified command structure in the defense forces is a milestone says defense minister Rajnath singh

Indian captain of the Japanese ship which ran aground near Mauritus island arrested for causing damage to the shore

Andaman Island cut off from the main land as shipping services to Chennai remain suspended

Naval Commanders Conference opens in the National Capital amidst presence of Chinese Navy in the Indian Ocean Region

Indian coast guard commences joint patrol and training with state marine police

India rushes assistance to Mauritius to contain the Oil spill

Harmonisation of terms of conditions for class/statutory issues- By Mr. Vijay Arora, IACS General Policy Group Chairman

Artic Sea ice is melting at an alarming pace says a research body in Goa

Indian Coast Guard Offshore Patrol Vessel ‘Sarthak’ launched

Grounded Mauritius ship operator apologises for oil leak

Indian Ocean Island Mauritius declares environmental emergency after a Japanese ship ran aground resulting in a major oil spill

Indian smuggled turmeric seized in mid sea by the Sri Lankan Navy

Sri Lankan boats seized for illegal fishing in the Indian Ocean Island Seychelles last month

Fishermen from neighboring states have to undergo 14 days quarantine before fishing operations into Karnataka coast

Olive branch from Beijing

Boat industry in Northern Odissa in doldrums due to the pandemic

IMO sets remote meeting plan for September-December 2020

Submarine Optical fibre cable project launched for Andaman Islands

National Handloom Day observed on 7 August

Italian Marines case: Won't pass any order without hearing victims' kin, SC says as Centre moves closure plea

High end Hilsa fish smuggled from Bangladesh seized at the Petropole border

Southern Naval Command evacuates a ship captain in the mid sea with medical issues to a hospital in Cochin

Two incidents of boat capsize in swollen rivers in North Bihar 25 persons feared killed

Giant SOS on Pacific Island Leads to Rescue of Three Stranded Sailors

Flood prone Assam to get four Ro Pax vessels manufactured by Cochin shipyard shortly

Colombo Dockyard launches Buoy Tender Vessel

Sri Lanka describes China as a historical ally of the island nation says Lanka's defense secretary

Cruise with confidence on Jalesh Cruises from Nov 6

Indian and Sri Lankan Defense authorities hold dialogue amidst increased presence of Chinese naval forces in the Indian Ocean Region

Softlink partners with ODeX for efficient filing of VGM & Form 13

Understanding seafarers’ stress- webinar by CMMI

Yet another mishap at Visakhapatnam; this time at the shipyard at least fifteen employees feared killed in a crane collapse

Sea Machines Partners with Maine Maritime Academy & MARAD to Include Intelligent Vessel Systems in Curriculum

Navy beefs up strength in the Indian Ocean Region

Rafael planes enter Indian airspace; Indian Navy welcomes them in Arabian Sea

Large Bulk Carrier Runs Aground in Mauritius

Ranjit Ray of DP World appointed as National Contact pPoint of World FZO for India/

Vice Admiral MA Hampiholi, AVSM, NM assumes Charge as commandant Indian Naval Academy near Kozhikode in Kerala

Solar ferry operating in the Vembanad lake gets a global award

Covid -19: Cruise tourism resumes in Taiwan but only to domestic ports

Nine fishermen rescued from a capsized boat by the navy near Pamban Bridge

Shipping lending dips to lowest level in over a decade

Three floating ambulances will be commissioned in Kerala to look after the first aid needs of fishermen

Gujarat coast will be out of bounds for fishermen from other parts of India soon

Coronavirus pandemic a catalyst for Shipping’s Digitalization : Survey

India and United States have a shared commitment on free movement in Indo Pacific

2 Mega Watt Solar Power Plant Inaugurated at Naval Station Karanja, Uran

Missing and found in Andaman Seas a Thai buoy, an instrument to monitor wave height and provide early Tsunami warning

Online conclave on “inland waterways transportation in India and way forward” conducted by IME(I), Mumbai branch

India allows foreign seafarers to sign off at its ports

Cargo handled by Gujarat's minor ports drop by 26 per cent during the first quarter of the current financial year YoY April to June 2020

United States all set to conduct exercises with Indian Navy off the Andaman coast

Second Underwater Museum commissioned off Sri Lankan Port of Trincomalee

Missing tanker reappears in Iran after suspected ‘hijacking’

MSC-operated ship loses over 20 containers overboard off South Africa

Maersk to start new Colombo-Mundra-Qasim-Mundra Jade Express from Sept

CMA CGM reorganises AS1 service by connecting Nhava Sheva

An official functioning in Rashtrapathi Bhavan joins the Shipping ministry as Joint secretary

DP World in talks to buy Indian flag carrier Shreyas Shipping

The first to send an sos to Govt but among the last to be repatriated thanks to the efforts of a good samaritan Sea farer

DMCA increases bunkering fleet in Dubai waters to 12 ships

Maritime Doctrine of Sri Lanka launched by the island nation's Navy last week

United States steps up pressure on China against its acts of hegemony in South China Sea

Fire breaks out at pharmaceutical unit near Visakhapatnam

Technical session on LUBE OIL ANALYSIS AND CRITICALITIES- Webinar conducted By IME(I), Mumbai Branch

Fire aboard US Navy warship in San Diego injures 21 people

Sri Lankan Navy nabs four Tamils while they were crossing over to the island nation

Karnataka Tourism Minister CT Ravi Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Italian marines cases: Apart from 2 fishermen who were killed, a 14 year old boy was in the boat and compensation demanded since he committed suicide due to depression

Tensions between India and China not likely to escalate says a Sri Lankan Media report

Navy completes the Covid 19 Repatriation Operations

Shipping Minister takes stock of light house projects in Gujarat

Seafarer suicide statistics spotlighted as coronavirus curtails crew changes

Fair trial and good compensation to the families of Indian fishermen says Kerala chief minister in the Italian Marines case

Merchant vessel rescues 6 Sri lankan fishermen from a capsized boat 170 nautical miles off Chennai

United States and China spar over South China Sea

India Entitled For Compensation But Can't Prosecute Italian Marines says the World Court and the Government to accept it

Covid 19 takes toll of the boat races in Kerala

New Commander for Tamil Nadu Naval Area

Cadet Officers of the Sri Lankan training ship, Lanka Kalyani pay tribute to ace Indian Mariner Harry Subramaniam

Maritime Fraternity loses its Guru

Amidst tiff with China, India and Japan hold Joint Naval exercises in Indian Ocean Region; China in a counter move will hold naval exercises from July 1

Navy Inducts Indigenously Developed Torpedo Decoy System

Goa type beach shacks to be promoted in Maharashtra; the state owned resorts are to be privatized to give boost to tourism

670 Fishermen from Tamil Nadu stranded in Iran for over 3 months will reach Tuticorin port in the next three days

Colombo will no longer likely be hub for crew change for Indian sea farers after some of them test positive for the virus

Over Thirty Sailors contact Corona virus in the Naval station INS Parundu in South Coastal Tamil Nadu

UGC panel suggests scrapping final year exams of all colleges, universities

Milaha partners with Major Indian NGOs in their fight against COVID-19

DG Shipping extends validity of seafarers’ certificates till December 2021

Sea planes will be deployed for the first time in the country in Ahmedabad

Over 20 containers fall overboard near Hilo

Entire Maersk Line fleet to get Wilhelmsen SBA ropes

12 trainee Sailors in a Naval Establishment in Lonavala near Mumbai test positive for Corona virus

The last batch of stranded Indians from Tamil Nadu will reach home after a three month hold up in the island nation

Indian crew member stranded in a ship for three months off the British coast dies of cardiac arrest; 168 crew members from India still remain stranded

The Three Ports around Chennai will be allowed to function under the revised norms for the ‘intensified’ lockdown

Trump says coronavirus will ‘fade away’ even without a vaccine

Sri Lankan Navy on high alert to thwart asylum seekers from coronavirus-hit countries

Seafarers head home; 10,000 to land at Mumbai Port by June 28

NYK’s Response to Covid-19

VLOC Stellar Banner Scuttled off Brazil

INS Kesari Returns to Port Louis, Mauritius to pick up the Navy's medical team from the island nation

Naval Pilots Graduate at INS Rajali, Arakkonam

Aircraft carrier theft suspects report negative for covid 19 test; trial to start at a Cochin court early next week

Eastern Naval Command gets new Chief of Staff

Revive Chennai Coast gains momentum with a Tech Major offering support to the project

Navy Ship INS Shardul brings back 233 stranded Indians from Iran

Two arrested for theft of classified parts of an Aircraft Carrier under construction in Cochin Ship yard

Trawling ban comes into force in Kerala coast from June 9th midnight

UN entities and private sector join forces to tackle invasive species and reduce emissions

Celebrating the oceans on World Oceans Day – a message from IMO Secretary General Kitack Lim

Thousands of Filipino Seafarers Might Lose Their Jobs

Indian coast ship ‘SUJAY’ re-based at Chennai from Paradip

Officer shortage to widen and inflate manning costs: Drewry

Retail sale of fish in the Kasimode fishing harbors wharfs banned

Indian Navy Commences evacuation of Indian citizens from Iran

India sends essential medicines to the Indian Ocean island of Seychelles through naval vessel INS Kesari

Two Large Maritime Associations MASSA and FOSMA arranges Charter Flights to effect crew change in foreign ports: By Capt Shiv Halbe, CEO MASSA

Naval ship INS Jalashwa to arrive at Tuticorin port on June seventh with 700 stranded Indians from Maldives

Inmarsat extends seafarers' telemedicine service with COVID-19 response

USCG Medevacs Burned Crew Member of Maersk Ship in Atlantic

Rotterdam hosts world’s largest containership

Cautious optimism marks the high level military dialogue between India and China

Shipping Ministry may reinstate cabotage restriction, initial deliberation begins

Navy at Cochin provide quarantine facilities for free to 176 Indian passengers from Bahrain and Oman

Two Allies of United States sign a deal; both have a problem with China

Major Impact on climate due to extension of Antartic's Amery Ice Shelf (AIS), NCPOR study reveals

Usually Serene Arabian Sea has become stormy these days; 7 cyclones struck the West Coast in the last 2 years

Philippines naval ship returns home after an extended stay at Cochin port due to fire on board the ship

DLDS’ LBS app completes tracking 25 million containers

Chennai's Indian Institute of technology develops a dredging technology to increase the population of dolphins in Odissa's chilka lake


The bi weekly Passenger shipping service between Chennai port and Port Blair resumes

Sailing of M.V.NICOBAR on 28.05.2020 after a gap of 53 days due to outbreak of covid 19 pandemic

Indians being repatriated from Sri Lanka by air;naval ship will leave from Colombo to Tuticorin port on May 31st

Ultraviolet Disinfection Facilities Developed AT Western Naval Command

IAPH report says 45% of ports see drop in Containership calls

CISF guarding Mazgon docks down with corona virus

DSME delivers largest container ship, solidifying its status as a leading smart ship builder

300 Sri Lankan Naval personnel who contracted Corona virus leave hospital after treatment while over 300 more are still under treatment

Welfare Scheme for Seafarers and their families who suffer from novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak: Mr Amitabh Kumar, Chairman - Seafarers Welfare Fund Society (SWFS)/

An Offshore patrol vessel of the naval enters Cochin port on May 21 after being in the sea continuously for 80 days

Navy vessel deployed to assist Lankan trawlers drifting towards Indonesia to avoid cyclone Amphan

Indian Naval Ship to leave Colombo Port for Tuticorin on June 1; passengers to bear the cost of travel as well as for mandatory quarantine facilities

Second Addendum on Protocol on Inland Water Transit and Trade between India and Bangladesh, 2020

DNV and China Shipbuilding to Develop Smart Ship

US Navy in the Gulf warns Iran of retaliation

Will Sunderban tropical forest, now near the eye of the storm save Bangladesh from devastation as it had done in the past remains the suspense

Sri Lankan naval personnel recover from Covid 19

India to be developed as Transshipment Hub; at least 2 ports in the Top 10 rankings Globally : Maritime Vision 2030 Draft

CMMI and IME (I) jointly conduct conclave on 16th May, 2020 with the Theme “ Emerging Maritime Opportunities & Transformation “

DP World CEO feels UAE will come out of COVID 19 pandemic stronger than others

Warning cage no 2’ hoisted at Pamban Bridge in Rameswaram due to cyclone Amphan

OP Samudra Setu phase 2 - INS Jalashwa brings home 588 Indians from Maldives

Weekly NUSI “KAAM KI BAAT” every Saturday at 1200 hrs on Facebook Live

A Ship and Two Interceptor Boats of the Indian Coast Guards commissioned by Defense Minister Rajnath Singh

Japan’s First LNG Bunkering Vessel Launched — Operations to Begin in Autumn 2020

Workers Start to Fall Ill at Brazil’s Busiest Port

ITF: 15 Seafarers abandoned on LPG tanker

CMA CGM obtains € 1.05 billion loan

Garden Reach Ship builders, the War Ship Building Facility of the Navy reports 38 active corona cases

Indian naval ship hands over food grains to Maldives

Navy devises am equipment for better care of Covid patients at the ICU at Visakhpatnam hospital

At Least 19 Killed in Iranian Missile Training Accident in Gulf of Oman

Research ship attacked, two Russians kidnapped

Operation Samudra Setu INS Magar Arrives at Male to Evacuate Indian Citizens

Repatriated Indians Arrive Kochi Onboard Indian Naval Warship INS Jalashwa FROM Maldives

COVID-19: Maritime Education & Training for Indian Seafarers presently under Disarray

40 US dollars charged from the stranded Indians from Maldives for their sea passage to Cochin Port

Indian Navy’s Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) clears Certification by INMAS (Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied Sciences)

The evacuation of stranded Indians to commence from Maldives from May 8th/

Tanker sank by stern in Rio de Janeiro

Indian Navy launches Operation “Samudra Setu”

Corona attacks Sri Lankan Navy

Germany seizes half a tonne of cocaine on bulker at Port of Hamburg

Pink cocaine found in underwater hull stash of reefer

Andhra Pradesh to construct 8 fishing harbors in the State's Coast in three years

Andhra Pradesh to construct 8 fishing harbors in the State's Coast in three years

USNS Comfort Leaves New York after Treating 182 Patients

Maersk delivers Refrigerated Containers to South Africa

Seafarers and climate change - key issues highlighted during IMO virtual meeting

Rs. 50 lakh compensation declared for the Port employees/workers in case of loss of life due to COVID-19

China helps Sri Lankan Navy in its efforts to contain corona virus

New appointees as Shipping Secretary & Special Secretary (Logistics

Increasing Finance for A Healthy Ocean

Despite Coronavirus, Caribbean Anti-Smuggling Efforts Continue

Sri Lankan Navy helps remove body of Lankan chef from a Merchant vessel at Colombo Port

Thirty Sri lankan Naval personnel contract Covid-19 in the naval camp

Gujarat hires three cargo vessels to transport stranded fishermen from Veraval port

Handling cargo with caution, 55,238 crew, passengers not allowed to disembark: Official

Sri Lanka poses the same problem to Seychelles islands which they complain against Tamil fishermen-Poaching

Andhra fishermen living in boats in Gujarat port with no aid from the state administration for the last one month

From Chennai to Southern Odissa, the case of migrant fishermen managing to reach home beating the lock down restrictions

Teaching moves online at World Maritime University amid pandemic

Mr Maneesh Pradhan, MD Anglo- Eastern Ship Management (India) Pvt Ltd speaks about the lessor known Warriors in COVID-19 – Our Seafarers

Naval personnel test positive for corona virus in Mumbai

MSC SHIPMANAGEMENT to donate 50k surgical masks in India

Master of Panamax container ship killed by crew

Germany, other EU countries provide COVID-19 liquidity relief to cruise lines

Stena offering its ferry to serve as a hospital ship

COVID-19: No safety compromise in cargo handling at ports: Shipping Ministry Official

19 Filipino crew members of ship in Brazil test positive

The lock down and Pamban bridge blockade forced TN fishermen to remain in sea for nearly a month

Three fish merchants drowned off Mumbai coast; search is on for the third day

Abandoned mission to Malaysia, 400 rohingyas back in Bangladesh while 28 died due to starvation in mid sea during the 60 day jinxed voyage / news

Sailors do not need to die: Captain Brett Crozier; USS Theodore Roosevelt Sailor Dies after Contracting COVID-19;

Over 90 Goan seafarers stuck in a cruise ship at the outer anchroage of Bombay port

MASSA & FOSMA together extend support to fight COVID-19

Navy provides quarantine facilities for 44 suspected corona patients who returned from Iran for 15 days

Indian Navy Hands over In-House Portable Multifeed Oxygen Manifolds to Visakhapatnam District Administration

Vital Assets like Ships, Submarines Must Remain Free from Coronavirus: Navy Chief Karambir Singh

ICS Issues New Guidance on Managing Ship and Seafarer Certificates during the Coronavirus Pandemic

After 135 Years, NYK appoints its First Hawsepiper Captain

Fishing industry and fishing operations completely exempted from the lock down Home clarifies

WHO warns, lifting lockdown restrictions too quickly can lead to resurgence of COVID-19 cases

Navy Provides Rations for Stranded Migrant Labourers in Mumbai

Japan bans Filipino seafarers from entering the country

Hospital Ship USNS Comfort to Start Accepting COVID-19 Patients

A Sri Lankan employee of an Italian cruise ship taken out of the ship outside Colombo Port by the Lankan naval guards

Florida: Crew Members with COVID-19 Symptoms Medevaced from Two Royal Caribbean Ships

Kerala government destroys large quantity of contaminated fish in a swift operation

Fishermen in TN coast worried over the prospects of enforcement of the Annual ban on fishing right from the day when the lock down ends

MASSA & FOSMA together extend support to fight COVID-19

Southern Naval Command creates a Training capsule to treat Corona virus patients for non-medical personnel

Outlook for domestic ship-breaking industry turns negative with volatile scrap prices & falling rupee: ICRA

Andhra Pradesh fishermen in mid sea while the lock down was implemented stranded in Paradip port for a week without food

Carnival to Put Majority of Its Ships in Prolonged Layups

Freightwalla launches android app to help operate shipments “On The Go” /

Indian Navy Warship Supports Stranded Fishermen at Sea

USCG gives guidance on who is a “marine critical infrastructure worker”

Naval Dockyard Mumbai designs low cost Temperature Gun at a cost less than Rs thousand

HRAS CEO Slams Fear of Telling the Truth about Seafarers’ Struggles

Two cruise ships with coronavirus patients all set to enter Florida port after being in mid sea for a fortnight

UN Secy General terms Covid-19 a most challenging human crisis

Migrants find themselves comfortable in sea in their boats in Kollam port in Southern Kerala Coast

Shipping Ministry issues direction to Major Ports not to levy any penalties for any delay caused due to COVID-19

Another cruise ship held up in mid sea with question mark over entry into Florida port- corona virus comes in the way

Navy’s Vizag unit comes out with a design of a ventilator which can be used by six patients at a time

Smooth operation of shipping activities is crucial for functioning of ports and cargo movement: DGS

Fish had to be dumped into the sea in Maharashtra coast due to lack of facilities in the coast

Navy resorts to mid sea refueling from among its vessels to save on foreign port call in the wake of corona virus threat

Southern Naval Command sets up a Corona Care Centre at Cochin

Chinese tracking devices have become a menace in Kerala coast

Fishing industry in Kerala in a soup in the wake of corona virus threat

Captain Livingstone: This Too Shall Pass

7 Kidnapped from MSC Talia F Containership

COVID – 19: India at Lockdown mode

DGS issues fresh instructions on operations of vessels & ports

Andhra Pradesh to have Nine New fishing harbors soon

Alarm in Sydney after some cruise passengers test positive for chrona virus

Coronavirus deaths in Italy overtake China as economic damage mounts

CMMI and IMEI give skilling support to the industry: SAFETY TRAINING FOR INLAND VESSEL OPERATORS

Covid-19: Italy reports highest one-day deaths; world leaders call for solidarity"

Covid-19: South Africa quarantines cruise ship over suspected cases

Supreme Court rules no gender discrimination in Navy

More than 25,000 crew, passengers on over 700 ships not allowed to disembark at Indian ports: Shipping Ministry official

Half of the World’s Beaches including Sri Lanka’s to disappear during 21st century

Mumbai - the first metropolitan city in India to introduce Ro-Pax Service to its transport infrastructure

IMO closes HQ and cancels MEPC75

India delivers 600 tons of rice to flood-hit Indian Ocean island state of Madagascar

Kovalam beach is being spruced up to get the coveted blue flag certification

Abu Dhabi Ports to develop the world’s first autonomous commercial tugboats

CMMI Annual Meet- 2020

Lines race to reposition empties as China returns to work/

Department of State and CDC advise U.S. citizens to avoid cruise travel

Russian Navy Ship Admiral Vinogradov docks at Colombo Port

18 Indians among those stranded in cruise ship on the Nileriver Egypt as the crew tested positive for Coronavirus

Fishing festival at Kachchativu island ICGS mandapam

You have not found it necessary to dignify us with a response: MWUN

ICS issues new coronavirus guidance for shipping industry

14 kg Smuggled gold worth several crores of rs recovered from the sea bed off Mandapam coast

California State declares State of emergency as a cruise ship passenger dies. The ship stopped in mid sea

Offshore Patrol Vessel-6 “VAJRA” is launched at Chennai

Covid-19: India evacuates 119 citizens quarantined onboard Diamond Princess

Jamaica and Cayman Islands deny entry to cruise ship with sick crew member

Coronavirus: Sea Japan 2020 postponed; ‘highly regrettable’ organizers say

GSL makes another ‘on time’ delivery of new class OPV

Largest fish species in the world getting injured in Indian Ocean

Indian Navy’s Dornier aircraft used in joint training with Sri Lanka

Australian border force to train Indian coastguards

Japanese Warship stays at Colombo port for three days

Southern Naval Command has a new Chief Staff Officer

Indian Naval Symphonic Orchestra performs at National capital

Marine Enforcement Wing launched to tackle errant fishermen

The condition of 8 Infected Indians with Coronavirus on Quarantined Cruise Ship Improving, says the Indian Embassy in Tokyo

Indian and Sri Lankan Navies launch joint search for oil and gas in the seas between the two countries

India all set to acquire Naval Helicopters from United States

The UK confirms evacuation flight for citizens on Diamond Princess Cruise ship

India and Norway strengthen partnership on Blue Economy

WHO warns against Novel Coronavirus 'blanket measures'

Sri Lankan Navy apprehends 11 Indian poachers along with three trawlers

India to fly home crew members quarantined in Japanese port

Indian Ocean Centered Peninsular Command in the offing

Gold seized from Sri Lankan fishermen in mid seas

Coronavirus Covid-19: Confirmed cases on Diamond Princess rise to 454

Chief of Naval staff arrives in Myanmar on a three day official visit

India and Norway to work jointly towards mitigating Marine Plastic litter and Microplastics; Issue Joint statement

Convocation of Indian Maritime University

Change of Command of Western Fleet on Feb 14

Maersk Tema suffers pirate attack

Indo Pacific region needs greater vigilance says President Kovind

Naval symphonic band in concert at Chennai and Mahabalipuram

Rear Admiral Puruvir Das, NM assumes charge as the Flag Officer Commanding Gujarat Naval Area (FOGNA)

Two Indians test positive for Corona-virus on cruise ship off Japan

Coronavirus: Confirmed cases continue to rise on Diamond Princess

Passage through Singapore straits is becoming unsafe for ships

Sovcomflot to order only LNG fuelled ships in future

It is unacceptable that the tragedy continues in this modern age: INTERCARGO

41 more passengers on cruise ship quarantined off Yokohama test positive for coronavirus

Japan decides to refuse entry to noncitizen cruise ship passengers bound for Okinawa due to virus concerns

Coronavirus: Hong Kong closes cruise terminals and quarantines Chinese travellers

Fuel prices slide on coronavirus outbreak fears

DNV GL launches online platform Fuel Boss for LNG bunkering

DG Shipping announces amnesty scheme for seafarers holding fake certificates

Cochin Shipyard launches passenger ship for Andamans with 1000 tonne cargo capacity

6 seafarers fall sick in coronavirus scare on CMA CGM ship

Indian Navy Launches 'Operation Vanilla' to Provide Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief at Madagascar

Royal Australian Navy Ship HMAS Toowoomba at Mumbai

WISTA International and the International Maritime Organisation, IMO, sign Memorandum of Understanding

This new (UK) Fisheries Bill takes back control of our waters says Environment Secretary; EU vessels can no more claim automatic rights to fish in British waters

Sri Lankan Government says it will work with India to ensure Peace and Security in the Region

GRSE set to deliver anti-submarine warfare corvette INS Kavaratti to Navy soon

Maiden arrival of ICGS Annie Besant to base port at Chennai

FreightBro now allows to book container space online with Maersk Spot APIs

Security Situation around the country remains uncertain says southern naval command chief

Samsung Heavy likely to receive compensation over order cancellation

Shipping Minister Mansukh Mandaviya meets IMO Secretary General at Davos

Naval base in Karnataka bans its staff from using social media apps

Port State Control to take tough line on IMO 2020 enforcement

Indian Navy Signs MoU for offshore Data with Geological Survey of India

Container vessel suffers fire in engine room at Mozambique Channel

India, Sri Lanka to set up a Maritime Coordination Centre to watch Chinese presence in Indian Ocean

Global Container shipping fleet to grow 3.5% in 2020: Alphaliner

MOL pledges support for those affected by bushfires in Australia

Coast Guard to acquire 16 advanced light helicopters


Shipping Players Look to Cut Carbon Emissions with Ammonia Fuel

Indian Navy to Get Upgraded Fuel HFHSD – IN 512

CSM and CMMI to explore maritime industry digitalization

NY to create Offshore Wind Training Institute

Royal Australian Navy’s HMAS Choules takes part in bushfire relief efforts

CMA CGM and Port of Dunkirk inaugurate cold ironing facilities

Indian Navy’s tableau for Republic Day Parade 2020 unveiled

Bangladesh High Court orders ban on single use plastic

International workshop with delegates from 15 countries formulated the framework for coastal vulnerability to be adopted across the IOCINDIO Countries

Naval vessel INS Sumedha provides assistance to stranded Vessel near Somali Coast

HPCL introduces very-low-sulphur shipping fuel oil

North Andhra Pradesh Coast witnesses Marine environmental degradation with scores of dead turtles getting washed-shore due to mechanized fishing

One MOL: toward New Growth’ exhorts President & CEO Ikeda in New Year Message

After successful Space expeditions, now is the time to study the Sea for resources says Prime Minister

Ilya Espino de Marotta makes Panama Canal history

MSC announces new rates from India and Pakistan

Hyundai Samho Gets USD 280 Mn Orders for Two Ships

General Manoj Mukund Naravane Takes Charge as New Army Chief

Sandy Hook pilot dies following fall from containership

Pirates Kidnap Eight from Greek Tanker off Cameroon

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat appointed as first Chief of Defence Staff /

Iranian ships will not get bunkers in international waters from Jan 1 since they have not confirmed the sulfar norms

Major espionage racket busted and eleven naval sailors arrested

Oman and India sign agreement on enhancing cooperation in field of Maritime Transport and Ports

Piracy along Malacca-Singapore Straits Jumps nearly fourfold

Crew of Pacific Warden Released

One more incident of attempted robbery reported from the sea near Singapore

Worrying’ rise in sea-levels in Indian Ocean basin: Study

Colombo Dockyard enters into contract with Kowa Japan to supply a pilot boat

Fishermen should shun using cheap Chinese identification system on security grounds

DP World awarded 30-year concession for the South Container Terminal at Jeddah Islamic Port

CMA CGM to sell a portfolio of ten port terminals to Terminal Link

Two NYK Group companies honored at 2019 Cruise of the Year Awards

Cabinet grants ex-post facto approval to Agreement between India and Sweden on Recognition of Seafarer Certificates

Indian Navy Chief concludes visit to Sri Lanka

ReCAAP ISC issues Alerts to ships underway in the eastbound lane of Singapore Strait

Tamil Nadu to get 3 new fishing harbors

Pirates Release 19 Crew Members Kidnapped From Tanker In Gulf of Guinea

Carnival Cruise Ships Collide in Mexico

Ship captain jailed 5.5 years for role in largest gas oil theft from Shell’s Pulau Bukom refinery

China's first Autonomous Cargo Ship makes maiden voyage

This work I do not to win awards but to increase gender diversity and equality across the maritime industry: Susan Cloggie-Holden RFA

Anti-hijacking exercise held off Cochin Port

Govt appoints Harjeet Kaur Joshi as 1st Woman CMD of SCI

Global shipping sector announces $5billion R&D fund to eliminate CO2 emissions

NYK Group accredited by ClassNK for cyber security management

Capt Jagmohan (Retd) takes over as Director (CPP&BD) of GSL

Commerce Ministry’s Year ender

Oil tanker attacked, 20 India crew kidnapped off West African coast

Maersk wins Excellence in Container Shipping at the Lloyd’s List Europe Awards

Over-prescription of antibiotics puts children in poor countries at risk: Study

Doyen of the Ship Service Industry from Chennai to be honored

Chile: Military plane carrying 38 persons goes missing on way to Antarctica

Processed Shark Fins seized by Customs at Chennai Airport

DNV GL Signs Broad Strategic Cooperation with China State Shipbuilding

President Gotabaya's remarks on Hambantota Port were quoted out of context says PM Mahinda Rajapaksa

Kitack Lim again appointed as Secretary-General of IMO

Changing Geo-politics and Geo-strategies: Re-positioning South Asia in the Indo-Pacific Region:A Sri lankan scholar’s perspective

How Indian Ocean graduated to Indo Pacific in strategic terms a perspective by a Sri Lankan scholar

Indian Coast Guards rescue 264 distressed fishermen from Arabian Sea

Indian Air Force Chief RKS Bhadauria safe after Pearl Harbor shooting incident

Two dead and another seriously injured as US Sailor opens fires at US military base in Hawaii, shoots himself

Indian Navy fully prepared to deal with national security challenges: Navy Chie

Chinese Ship chased away from Andaman Islands

Visit of chief of the army staff to Japan

Car Carrier RCC Passion Suffers Engine Room Fire in English Channel

India in new IMO Member Council under Category (b)/

Navy Gets its First Woman Pilot

India and Myanmar to boost Maritime Security

Exercise Mitra Shakti -VII: 2019

Vice Admiral SR Sarma, AVSM, VSM takes over as Controller Warship Production & Acquisition

Passing out Parade at INS Rajali near Chennai to mark the graduation helicopter pilots

Nine fishermen flee from Yemen by sea to escape sponsor; arrive safely in Kochi

New seafarer wellbeing initiative launched

Additional Director General VS Pathania, to be the new Coast Guard Commander Eastern Seaboard

MSC wins ‘Container Line of the Year’ 2019 Award

Maersk Tankers to Add Eleven Vessels to its Managed Fleet

IMRF holds first all-women SAR training to address gender imbalance

Grimaldi Vehicle Carrier Suffers Engine Room Fire Off Italy

Bangladesh Court Rules 2016 Beaching of Maersk FPSO Illegal

Only Authorized ship recycling facilities could undertake recycling of ships according to Recycling of Ships Bill, 2019

ONE initiates Global Marine Safety and Quality Campaign

Sri Lankan Navy hands over overhauled Israeli vessel to Coast Guard

Russian Navy vessel arrives at the Sri Lankan Hambantota port

Six Indian Fishermen saved by the Coastguards

Hon’ble President Shri Ram Nath Kovind to Award the President’s Colour to Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala

Young Cancer Patients Spend a Day at Western Naval Command, Mumbai

Sri Lanka raises aircraft navigation facility charges on foreign flights

Chinese navy vessel on official visit to Colombo

Navy’s MiG jet crashes in Goa, pilots eject safely

Goa Ship Yard launches a third offshore patrol vessel for the coastguards

COSCO SHIPPING successfully hosts World Shipping Summit 2019

84 Tons of solid waste collected and disposed, as week-long beach cleaning drive enters the fourth day

Children’s Day Commemorated at Naval Base, Kochi

Goa Shipyard to launch an offshore patrol vessel

Maersk COO Soren Toft Steps Down Effective Immediately

Fire Hits Tanker off Singapore, 18 Crew Evacuated

India Indonesia Samudra Shakti naval exercise concludes in Visakhapatnam

GRSE delivers FPV ICGS Annie Besant to Indian Coast Guard

Indian Navy Prepared for Relief Operations in the Wake of Cyclone 'MAHA'

Pirates Kidnap Four Crew from Greek Tanker off Togo Togo Navy

Pirates Kidnap Four Crew from Greek Tanker off Togo – Togo Navy

Pirates Kidnap Four Crew from Greek Tanker off Togo – Togo Navy

A Humane Touch from the Navy

25 fishermen stranded due to cyclone Kyarr ; rescued by the coast guards off Arabian Sea

Chief of the Naval Staff Reviews Preparedness in Remote Andaman Outpost

California Wild Fires Strike Maritime College

1,000 of the world’s 100,000 rivers are responsible for roughly 80 percent of the garbage entering the oceans: The Ocean Cleanup

A.P. Moller – Maersk Centre Of Excellence Partnering with AMET, Chennai

Conclusion of Naval Commanders' Conference - 2019/2

MSC creates Mobile Game to raise awareness on sustainability in Shipping

Brazil sending more troops in oil spill clean-up

The Sea route is secure under the Navy's watch: Defense Minister Rajnath Singh

Qatar Petroleum offers low-sulphur marine fuel oil at domestic ports

Qatar Petroleum offers low-sulphur marine fuel oil at domestic ports

Galle Maritime Dialogue 2019 has commenced in Colombo

Port of Rotterdam Authority to set up a Maritime University in Gujarat

Kerala to sign MoU with Netherlands for Maritime Development of State

ESC, Drewry announce an IMO 2020 BAF transparent indexing mechanism

MOL to study installation of a hard sail, Wind Challenger, on a coal carrier

Ministry Of Shipping Organizes 17th Meeting of Maritime States Development Council

First Photos of Damaged Iranian Tanker Released

Typhoon Hagibis sinks cargo ship in Japan waters

Indian Navy to provide Assistance to Typhoon battered Japan

India – Bangladesh Navies Undertake Coordinated Patrol in North Bay of Bengal

Maersk Line eyes Lamu Port

Brexit: European shipping industry urges for negotiated settlement that includes transition period

Sagarmala aims at over 3,300 mtpa of port capacity by 2025

The satellite based communication is the only suitable solution for the dissemination of such emergency information (to fishermen): Union Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan

Samsung wins huge containerships order from Evergreen

Asian Coast Guard meeting held in Colombo

At Round Table on Investment Opportunities held in Dubai, Kerala pledged Rs 10,000 cr investment

India, Bangladesh sign MoU for setting up a coastal surveillance system radar in Bangladesh

Eight fishermen from Andhra Pradesh were held by B’desh coast guards

Goa Maritime Conclave– 2019 Inaugurated

Coast guard apprehended Sri Lankan fishing boats along with 18 crew illegally poaching in Indian waters

‘Swachhta Hi Seva Campaign’ by Southern Naval Command

Body Recovered in Search for Bourbon Rhode Crew

Fire on oil tankers at South Korean port injures ten

Navy's First Aircraft Carrier Dry Dock Inaugurated by Raksha Mantri at Mumbai

You cannot buy a confident Navy. A confident Navy is always built by a confident Government: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh

World Maritime Day Highlights Gender Equality in Maritime

India prepared to face any threat from Pakistan says defense minister

UN Secretary-General highlights shipping progress at Climate Summit

The security at land is strongly linked to security at sea: Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh

India, Bangladesh to enhance maritime ties

Indian Navy takes delivery of second Scorpene submarine“KHANDERI from Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders

Validation Exercise and Closing Ceremony of Exercise Yudh Abhyas – 2019

Validation Exercise and Closing Ceremony of Exercise Yudh Abhyas – 2019

Maiden IN-RSN-RTN Trilateral Exercise Commences

Opening ceremony of Indo-Thailand joint military Exercise MAITREE – 2019

Fire Erupts aboard Tanker at Norway’s Sture Terminal

Indian and Thailand Navies undertake Coordinated Patrol of Bay of Bengal

Evergreen Confirms Orders for Ten 23,000 TEU Megaships

CMA CGM launches intra-European rail service

11 drown as boats capsize during Ganesh idol immersion in Bhopal

Hapag-Lloyd launches online marine insurance "Quick Cargo Insurance"

Navies of India and Sri Lanka conduct joint naval exercises off the Visakhapatnam port

India and Russia to explore connectivity between Chennai & Vladivostok

Four killed and six rescued in the boat tragedy off the Rameshwaram Coast

Four Missing as Car Carrier Capsizes at Port of Brunswick, Georgia

Japan and Singapore with ReCAAP join to combat piracy and sea robbery

India Indonesia form a joint task force

Indian Naval Ships visit to Sihanoukville, Cambodia

Coordinated Patrol of South China Sea by Naval vessels of India and Thailand commence

Eight Indian fishermen missing off Rameshwaram coast following gusty winds

Joint Naval Annual Quality Conclave (JNAQC) to be held in Visakhapatnam on September 05, 2019