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SOAN to host 2016 All Shipowners Gala Night

SOAN to host 2016 All Shipowners Gala Night

The Shipowners Association of Nigeria (SOAN), an umbrella body of ship-owning companies with proven track records in the upstream and downstream of the Maritime Industry, is set to host…

NPA to work with professionals to boost economy

NPA to work with professionals to boost economy

The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) Ms Hadiza Bala Usman has promised to work with professionals in the maritime sector and make the ports attractive to business…

DG NIMASA wants Board, Management harmonization to advance Nigeria’s maritime industry

DG NIMASA wants Board, Management harmonization to advance Nigeria’s maritime industry

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside has advocated a close connection between policy formulation and policy implementation to drive the Agency…

Port of Montréal opens Viau Container Terminal

Port of Montréal opens Viau Container Terminal

A new container terminal at the Canadian Port of Montréal was inaugurated by representatives of the country’s government and the Montréal Port Authority on November 18, 2016…

Nigeria’s recession deepened in Q3—National Bureau of Statistics

Nigeria’s recession deepened in Q3—National Bureau of Statistics

Nigeria’s recession deepened in the third quarter and oil production fell, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said on Monday, as a dollar shortage kept Africa’s biggest economy…

Maritime Editors to hold one day lecture on country’s economy

Maritime Editors to hold one day lecture on country’s economy

A one-day lecture on ‘How to Improve Maritime and Allied Industry Revenue in a Depressed Economy’ is to be held Thursday, this week, in Apapa, Lagos. The programme which…

ANLCA now supports collection of POF

ANLCA now supports collection of POF

…Insists on constitution of CRFFN Board After a long-standing disagreement, the Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA) has decided to support the collection of Practitioners Operating Fees (POF…

Manufacturers lost N500bn to flexible foreign exchange policy — MAN

Manufacturers lost N500bn to flexible foreign exchange policy — MAN

The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) on Thursday said Central Bank of Nigeria’s flexible exchange rate policy had culminated to N500 billion loss for manufacturers. Mr Babatunde Odunayo, Chairman…

How Blockchain Contracts and IoT could save Global Shipping Billions

How Blockchain Contracts and IoT could save Global Shipping Billions

A “case study event” in Hong Kong this month will look at blockchain’s potential to solve problems in the global freight shipping industry. The November 24 event, titled “Chain…

Obla distorting facts in bribery case involving Ofili-Ajumogobia–MAG

Obla distorting facts in bribery case involving Ofili-Ajumogobia–MAG

By MAG The attention of Maritime Advocacy Group (MAG) a coalition of Industry Journalists, Ship owners and Critical Stakeholders has been drawn to a Press Statement credited to Chief Godwin…