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Int'l cruise lines resume operation to, from China's Sanya

Xinhua 25 Sep 2023
25 (Xinhua) -- A cruise ship with over 1,800 passengers on board berthed on Monday at the international cruise port in Sanya, a resort city in south China's Hainan Province, marking the full resumption of international cruise routes to and ...

Dramatic high-seas rescue witnessed by 2000 Kiwi cruise passengers

NewstalkZB 25 Sep 2023
Around midnight, passengers were told that the 2000 berth ship would be making a diversion due west, to respond to a distress call from a small boat. As the closest ship, the Explorer was required to respond to the mayday ... The cruise ship is currently on an 8-day voyage from Auckland, carrying nearly 2000 guests.

Sanya first lifts cruise hopes for year ahead

Hong Kong Standard 24 Sep 2023
Cruise ships from 24 companies will berth in Hong Kong next year, an increase from 18 this year, as the SAR administration steps up its efforts to attract tourists back to the city, said acting Secretary for Culture, Sports and Tourism Raistlin Lau Chun ... Two cruise ships - ...

All 120 workers rescued after Nile cruise ship accident in Egypt

Arab News 24 Sep 2023
All 120 workers on board a Nile cruise ship that partially sank after it collided with a bridge have been rescued ... The River Transport Authority said that it granted a temporary permit for the ship to leave the repair shop to its own berth on Aug.

In Good Faith: The danger of drifting

Post Bulletin 24 Sep 2023
In either case, whether it was because of drifting or because of navigational error, the ships got off course and ended up in enemy territory ... Prone to leave the God I love.” Are you drifting? Have you gotten off course in your Christian walk? Being an old Navy sailor, there were many times when the ship I was on lost power.

Tianjin's cruise tourism industry set for post-COVID resurgence 23 Sep 2023
The ship, named "Mediterranea," is scheduled to embark on an international cruise route on Sept ... To ensure the efficient berthing of the ship, local authorities assisted more than 900 Chinese and foreign crew members in completing all necessary formalities for port entry.

Agri-giant ADM agrees to cease port operations, terminate lease

The Galveston Daily News 22 Sep 2023
The project, pending funding, would replace long-neglected decaying infrastructure and about 500 linear feet of berthing area to be used for cargo and lay ships, which would create jobs and additional revenue for the port, Rees said ... Berth space formerly occupied by grain ships will be marketed for use by additional lay ships, he said.

Singapore is the top maritime centre for 10 consecutive years

SAFETY4SEA 22 Sep 2023
A total of 43 maritime locations were rated as part of this report, which considers port factors including cargo throughput, number of cranes, length of container berths and port draught; number of players in professional maritime support businesses such as shipbroking, ship ...

SC maritime landlord CMMC looking to expand at former Navy Base site

The Post and Courier 22 Sep 2023
The company that owns about 100 acres of the former Navy base in North Charleston hopes to improve its presence on the waterfront to meet a growing demand for ship building and repair services ... Deeb said potential uses include leasing the site to a ship repair firm or for lay berthing by the U.S. Coast Guard or private ship owners.

Domestic coastal ships allowed to dock at India new port in Sittwe

Narinjara 22 Sep 2023
Rakhine State Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RSCCI) on 20 September announced that the local ships were offered the facility ... "Its’ good news that the domestic coastal ships have started berthing at India-Myanmar friendship Kalatan river multipurpose transport project jetty in Sittwe port,” said a RSCCI statement.

India extends its sea legs to Oman and Mauritius to monitor Indian Ocean Region

Hindustan Times 22 Sep 2023
While the government is tight-lipped about these two most significant developments, HT learns that the facility in Duqm port in Oman has already been operationalised to maintain, repair and overhaul Indian ships as well as provide berthing, fuel and rest facilities to Indian Navy ships in the vicinity and travelling beyond.

What can be done to combat air pollution in Europe?

The Observer 21 Sep 2023
This is followed by agriculture, industry, transport and shipping, but priorities vary from place to place ... The largest cruise ships require more than 10MW of power at berth (5,000-10,000 times greater than average household requirements), and therefore it is unsurprising that there is some impact on local air quality.”.

ReCAAP ISC: No incident of piracy and armed robbery 12 – 18 September

SAFETY4SEA 20 Sep 2023
... robbery against ships were reported to the Centre ... The ReCAAP ISC advises ships to continue to exercise vigilance while underway or at anchor/berthed at ports; and the law enforcement agencies to enhance surveillance, increase patrols and respond promptly to reported incidents.

International cruise traffic to and from ports in China to resume

ECNS 20 Sep 2023
International cruise ships carry a large number of passengers, with a long sailing time at sea and high emergency procedure requirements ... Cruise ships must meet safety and seaworthiness conditions, and cruise ships must match the berthing capacity of the cruise ports, according to the announcement ... Domestic cruise ship passes sea trial2023-07-26 ....

KPT shipping movements report

Urdu Point 20 Sep 2023
KARACHI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 20th Sep, 2023 ) .Following were the Movements of Ships at Karachi Port Trust (KPT) during last 24 hours, ending at 0700 hours on Wednesday. SHIPS BERTHED.. YM EcellenceContainer Ship. Wide JuleitContainer Ship. M.T.MARDANTanker. SHIPS SAILED.. Uacc Manama. Ever Uranus. Wadi Bani Khalid. M.T Shalamar ... DATE ... ....

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