Tony Sanchez

4,000th Vessel Registered under Liberian Flag

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February 2, 2016 The Liberian Registry has reached a 4,000 vessel registration milestone with the registration of the 50,000 dwt chemical/product tanker newbuilding High Trust, owned by d’Amico Tankers Limited, Dublin (d’Amico International Shipping S.A. group). Read More

Brazil considers lifting foreign stake limit for airlines -paper

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February 2, 2016 Brazil’s government is considering removing limits to the foreign ownership of local airlines to attract investment to the struggling sector, Valor Economico reported on Monday. Read More

easyJet To Trial Fuel Cells To Cut Costs

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February 2, 2016 easyJet said it will trial a new fuel cell system on planes that could cut its fuel bill by up to USD$35 million a year, as part of its battle to keep fares low and compete against Ryanair. Read More

Western Bulk Unloads Its Chartering Business

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February 2, 2016 Norwegian dry bulk operator Western Bulk ASA has sold its wholly-owned subsidiary Western Bulk Chartering in an attempt to stay financially viable. Read More

ZIM Restructures Business Organization

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February 2, 2016 Israel’s shipping firm ZIM Integrated Shipping Services has launched an extensive program aimed at changing its organizational structure. Read More

COSCO, ABS to Work on Trans-Arctic Shipping

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February 2, 2016 China Ocean Shipping (Group) Company (COSCO) has signed a cooperation agreement on Trans-Arctic shipping development with the provider of classification services American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) in Shanghai, China. Read More

Modern Express’ Grounding Avoided, Ship Heading to Bilbao

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February 2, 2016 The danger of grounding of the ill-fated car carrier Modern Express has been avoided as the ship has been towed away from the French coast, French Maritime Authority said. Read More

TOP Ships Takes Newbuild, Gets Nasdaq Warning

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February 2, 2016 Nasdaq-listed tanker owner TOP Ships Inc. took delivery of the M/T Eco Revolution, a 39,000 dwt “ECO” MR product tanker, the fourth of six vessels under construction in the company’s fleet. Read More

Star Bulk Carriers Disposes of Another Capesize

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February 2, 2016 Athens-based dry bulk shipping company Star Bulk Carriers has decided to sell its 181,433 dwt Capesize vessel MV Obelix to an undisclosed buyer for a price tag of USD 23.3 million. Read More  

Agritrade Resources Fixes Six Tug and Barge Boats

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February 1, 2016 Hong Kong-based Agritrade Resources Limited’s subsidiary Fair Cypress has signed long-term charter agreements with an undisclosed Qatar-based party for a fleet of tug and barge boats. Read More