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South Korean truck drivers go on strike

South Korean truck drivers go on strike

Transport Minister Kang Ho-in called the walkout by more than 7,000 unionized truckers “unjustified” and “an act of betrayal,” vowing swift action against participants, according to a report…

All port tenants to pay rent–NPA Management

All port tenants to pay rent–NPA Management

All government agencies, as well as private corporations occupying spaces in the nation’s seaports will henceforth pay rents to the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), the NPA Management has said…

Rice imports remain banned through land borders, Nigeria Customs Service insists

Rice imports remain banned through land borders, Nigeria Customs Service insists

The Nigeria Customs Service(NCS) at the weekend restated its stand that importation of rice through the land borders remain banned. National Public Relations Officer of the NCS, Deputy Comptroller…

Right trade, transport policies key to sustain economy growth in Africa-Shippers

Right trade, transport policies key to sustain economy growth in Africa-Shippers

Developing and growing Africa’s economy require the right trade and transport policies,participants at a two-day forum on how to improve trade and transport infrastructure in Africa…

Nigerian Navy ship, Unity, arrives Port of Colombo, Sri Lanka

Nigerian Navy ship, Unity, arrives Port of Colombo, Sri Lanka

The Nigerian Navy (NN) Ship, Unity, has berthed in Port of Colombo, Sri Lanka, in Southern Asia. Navy spokesman, Commodore Chris Ezekobe, on Thursday said: “The man of war departed…

Customs Tin-Can Island Port Command generates N25.6 bn in September

Customs Tin-Can Island Port Command generates N25.6 bn in September

The Nigeria Customs Service, Tin-Can Island Port Command, has disclosed that it generated N25.6 billion for the month of September, a figure lower than the N26 billion it…

Nigerian Navy impounds boats with adulterated diesel in Akwa Ibom

Nigerian Navy impounds boats with adulterated diesel in Akwa Ibom

The Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) Jubilee, at the Ikot Abasi Forward Operating Base (FOB Ibaka) and Naval Out Post (NOP) at Ikuru in Akwa Ibom, have intercepted two wooden Cotonou…

Shipowners Urge IMO to Set Timeline for Reducing GHG Emissions

Shipowners Urge IMO to Set Timeline for Reducing GHG Emissions

The world’s national shipowner associations represented by the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) have urged the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to develop a timeline for the further reduction of…

Why technology needs more friendly engineering approach– Shipowner, Ogbeifun

Why technology needs more friendly engineering approach– Shipowner, Ogbeifun

Nigeria, on Wednesday, got the attention of the global maritime community when she inspired industry experts on reasons technology needs to adopt more friendly engineering methods, in spite of the…

IMO upholds stakeholder communication to tackle industry challenges

IMO upholds stakeholder communication to tackle industry challenges

The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) Secretary General, Kitack Lim has stressed the need for enhanced communication, particularly between stakeholders, noting that improved communication, backed by comprehensive but simplified regulatory framework…