Cargo ferry service to strengthen Maldives-India friendship: PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that the Maldives-India Cargo Ferry Service would boost the economies and  strengthen the friendship between the two countries. Prime Minister Modi said this while replying to a tweet from the Maldivian President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih. “Our thanks to Prime Minister @narendramodi and Government of India as the Maldives-India.

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COVID-19: MUI collaborates with UN body to help Indian seafarers stranded on ships

Against the backdrop of the COVID-19 pandemic leaving around four lakh global seafarers, including thousands of Indians, stranded on ships, India’s oldest union of merchant navy officers MUI has collaborated with the United Nations to assist these sailors. The Seafarers Crisis Action Team (SCAT) has been established by the International Maritime Organisation (IMO), a specialised.

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Indian cargo vessel MCP Linz reaches Maldives’ Kulhudhuffushi

The first ever Indian cargo vessel (MCP Linz) operated by the Shipping Corporation of India (SCI) reached northern Maldivian town of Kulhudhufushi on Saturday launching a new phase in connectivity in the Southern Indian Ocean Region. Despite a lockdown imposed at Kulhudhufushi, the vessel was received with fanfare and the virtual event – attended by.

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Indian containerised trade contracted by almost 30% in April-June: Maersk

India’s exports are gaining momentum and showing signs of a V-shaped recovery, while imports remain subdued with an expectation of L-shaped recovery, Maersk, the world’s number one container line, said on Thursday. The shipping giant said that during Q22020 (April to June), the Indian containerised trade contracted by almost 30% as compared to the same.

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Transworld Group: National Nutrition Week 2020

At the Transworld Group, responsible shipping is the core of business- that translates into bridging the gap between people, materials and destinations in the most efficient ways. The Group is committed towards creating prosperity and a positive difference for the people, planet and environment. Social and Environment responsibility has been at the core of Transworld.

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Cargo ship from Maldives makes maiden call at Kochi Port

A day after India and Maldives jointly launched a Cargo Ferry Service between the two nations,a cargo ship M V MCP Linz made its maiden call here on Tuesday. The inaugural India-Maldives service was accorded a formal reception at Cochin Port, a Port Trust spokesman said. In a brief felicitation ceremony, Port Trust Chairman M.

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Digital naming ceremony held for CMA CGM’s 23,000 TEU behemoth

A first-of-its-kind digital naming ceremony was held today for the 23,000 TEU CMA CGM Jacques Saade, the largest LNG-powered containership in the world. The ceremony was attended by Hudong–Zhonghua Shipyard representatives in Shanghai, China, and CMA CGM’s management in Marseille, France. Blessed by father Francis Fang, the vessel was then officially named by its Godmother,.

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Shipping company’s NOCs cancelled

The Vizag police commissioner, who is the competent authority for issuance of no-objection certificates, has cancelled the NOCs issued to Sravan Shipping company that handles ammonium nitrate at Vizag port. The order of cancellation of the NOCs was issued to the company on September 18 after the company failed to give a proper reply to.

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