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Daewoo delivers world’s first icebreaking LNG carrier

Daewoo delivers world’s first icebreaking LNG carrier

Seul - Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., a leading global shipyard, said Tuesday that it has successfully delivered the world’s first icebreaking liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier to a Russian client. In 2014, Daewoo Shipbuilding clinched a deal from Russia’s state-run shipper Sovcomflot

OSE examines user fee increases

OSE examines user fee increases

Athens - The State-run Hellenic Railways Organization (OSE),which previously operated and exploited all railways activities in the country, is reportedly eyeing an increase in network fees ahead of a memorandum-mandated liberalization of the sector in Greece

The MediTelegraph at the MoS Convention in Trieste / GALLERY
Fincantieri is close to a deal for STX France

Fincantieri is close to a deal for STX France

Trieste - Fincantieri’s acquisition of the Saint-Nazaire shipyards could happen soon, before the French elections: the goal of closing the deal on the only shipyards in France that are capable of building large civilian and military ships is shared by the government in Paris

Onorato stabilises  255 maritime workers

Onorato stabilises 255 maritime workers

Livorno - The Onorato Armatori Group signed an important agreement yesterday morning that calls for the stabilisation of another 255 Italian sailors in Tuscany with Moby. Yet another operation concluded by the group, which is active in the transport sector in the Mediterranean

Green light on Azerbaijan-Italy gas gipeline

Green light on Azerbaijan-Italy gas gipeline

Rome - The TAP,the gas pipeline that will allow gas from Azerbaijan to reach Italy, diversifying its supply sources, can now be built. The Council of State put an end to a sequence of events that has dragged on for some time, at least until the next appeal

Iran sanctions 15 US firms, citing Israel ties

Iran sanctions 15 US firms, citing Israel ties

Teheran - Iran has imposed sanctions on 15 U.S. companies for alleged human rights violations and cooperating with Israel, the state news agency IRNA reported on Sunday. The agency quoted Iran’s foreign ministry as saying the companies had “flagrantly violated human rights” and cooperated with Israel

Greece, Israel sign agreement in shipping

Greece, Israel sign agreement in shipping

Athens - Greece and Israel on Monday signed a bilateral maritime transport agreement that aims to upgrade the legislative framework governing Greek-Israeli bilateral ties in shipping and lead to a deeper strategic partnership between the two countries in the transport sector

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