EVERGREEN “F CLASS” CONTAINERSHIP AGROUND IN THE U.S. EAST COAST

A 334-meter containership owned by Evergreen Marine is aground in Chesapeake Bay not far from the Port of Baltimore on the...

RUSSIA’S MEMBERSHIP OF INTERNATIONAL SHIP CLASSIFICATION WITHDRAWN

RUSSIA’S MEMBERSHIP OF INTERNATIONAL SHIP CLASSIFICATION WITHDRAWN
The International Association of Classification Societies (IACS) has withdrawn the membership of the Russian Maritime Register of Shipping’s (RMRS) amid Russia’s invasion...

IS NATO SHIPPING AT RISK OVER TURKEY’S BLOCKADE OF UKRAINE?

IS NATO SHIPPING AT RISK OVER TURKEY’S BLOCKADE OF UKRAINE?
This week, a US government CRS report for Congress warned that Turkey’s recent closure of the Bosporus and Dardanelles Straits could undermine the Montreux Convention and...

RUSSIAN – UKRAINE WAR; HARBINGER OF A NEW IRON CURTAIL ON...

An American political scientist who once described the collapse of the Soviet Union as the “end of history,” suggested that Russia’s invasion...

COMPLETION IMMINENT AS AUSTRALIA – SINGAPORE SUBSEA SOLAR POWER CABLE LINK...

Atlassian co-founder Mike Cannon-Brookes and iron ore magnate Andrew Forrest have committed more cash to a A$30 billion ($21.9 billion) project to...

COVID – 19 LOCKDOWN SPIKES CHINA’S CONTAINER RATES

China’s efforts aimed at curbing the new coronavirus outbreaks has exacerbated the number of container ships waiting off Qingdao, one of...

NUPRC BOOSTS FIGHT AGAINST OIL THEFT WITH MODERN TECHNOLOGY

Efforts aimed at addressing the menace posed by crude oil theft received a boost as The Nigerian Upstream Petroleum Regulatory Commission...

NO MORE ELECTRICITY SUBSIDY – NERC

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, NERC, on Wednesday said government has ended electricity subsidy. Sanusi Garba, Chairman, NERC,...

IKEJA ELECTRIC BOOSTS ELECTRICAL WORKSHOP AT GOVT TECH COLLEGE

As part of its CSR efforts to support the improvement technical capacity building in Lagos State, Ikeja Electric (IE), has renovated and...

GRID COLLAPSE…WITHER NIGERIA’S ENERGY SECTOR?

As the country’s national grid reportedly collapsed barely 48 hours after it was restored, Nigeria’s recurring energy crisis has taken a...