Posts Tagged ‘Indonesia’

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Hot Port News from GAC
11-Oct-2018 PORTS RE-OPENED AFTER MICHAEL MAKES LANDFALL Mobile, Pascagoula & Gulfport, United States EARTHQUAKES ROCK EAST JAVA, BALI & PAPUA NEW GUINEA Indonesia & Papua New Guinea Ports re-opened after Michael makes landfall Thursday, October 11, 2018, Mobile, Pascagoula & Gulfport,...
October 11th, 2018 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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04-Oct-2018 AIRPORT OPERATING ROUND-THE-CLOCK FOR EMERGENCY RELIEF Sulawesi, Indonesia ANCHORAGE CLOSED TO SHIPPING Port Kembla, Australia AREA ON VOLCANO ALERT Sunda Strait, South Lampung, Indonesia Airport operating round-the-clock for emergency relief Thursday, October 4, 2018, Sulawesi, Indonesia Mutiara...
October 4th, 2018 | Airline Industry, Aviation, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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03-Oct-2018 CANAL TRANSITS FOUR LNG VESSELS IN ONE DAY Panama Canal, Panama SUPER TYPHOON KONG REY Taiwan ALERT RAISED AS VOLCANO ERUPTS Sulawesi, Indonesia Canal transits four LNG vessels in one day Wednesday, October 3, 2018, Panama Canal, Panama The Panama Canal reached a new milestone [on Monday]...
October 3rd, 2018 | Canals, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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02-Oct-2018 ROAD ACCESS TO MARINA SOUTH PIER DURING KUSU PILGRIMAGE SEASON Singapore KUSU PILGRIMAGE SEASON 2018 Singapore PORT REOPENED Sulawesi, Indonesia Road access to Marina South Pier during Kusu Pilgrimage Season Tuesday, October 2, 2018, Singapore This year’s Kusu Pilgrimage season is from...
October 2nd, 2018 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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01-Oct-2018 STRIKE CALLED OFF Nigeria NEW CUSTOMS DOCUMENTATION REQUIREMENT Fujairah, United Arab Emirates MAJOR DAMAGE TO PORT Sulawesi, Indonesia Strike called off Monday, October 1, 2018, Nigeria The indefinite strike called by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) last week has been called off. Business...
October 1st, 2018 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Strikes | Read More

Ernest Addison, Jingdong Hua and Vera Songwe at the launch of the Absa Africa Financial Markets Index

Ernest Addison, Jingdong Hua and Vera Songwe at the launch of the Absa Africa Financial Markets Index
We are pleased to announce that Ernest Kwamina Yedu Addison, governor of the Bank of Ghana, Jingdong Hua, vice-president and treasurer of the International Finance Corporation, and Vera Songwe, executive secretary of the United Nations economic commission for Africa, will join the panel discussion...
September 13th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

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14-Aug-2018 ESTABLISHMENT OF LIGHTS ON MOORING BUOYS OFF TSO WO HANG, SAI KUNG Hong Kong ADJUSTED PORT CHARGE & CARGO SERVICE TARIFF Benoa, Indonesia TROPICAL STORM BEBINCA Hong Kong Establishment of lights on mooring buoys off Tso Wo Hang, Sai Kung Tuesday, August 14, 2018, Hong Kong From 15 August...
August 14th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

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09-Aug-2018 TYPHOON NOTICE Hong Kong PORT OPERATIONS UNAFFECTED BY SECOND EARTHQUAKE Lombok, Indonesia Typhoon notice Thursday, August 9, 2018, Hong Kong It is reported that the tropical cyclone over the central and northern parts of the South China Sea will move in the general direction towards the...
August 9th, 2018 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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  07-Aug-2018 WORKS AT RAFFLES PIER (WEST), OFF KEPPEL SHIPYARD Singapore PORT OPERATIONS UNAFFECTED BY EARTHQUAKE Lombok, Indonesia YEMENI PORTS STATUS UPDATE (6 AUGUST 2018) Yemen BROWN MARMORATED STINK BUG MEASURES – UPDATE Australia Works at Raffles Pier (West), off Keppel Shipyard Tuesday,...
August 7th, 2018 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
04-Aug-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 5-18 AUGUST 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 5-18 August 2018 Saturday, August 4, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 6 Aug (Mon) – August Bank Holiday (Ireland, Scotland) 9 Aug (Thu) – Singapore National Day 9...
August 4th, 2018 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  13-Jul-2018 SPEED IN RESTRICTED ZONES  Hong Kong MERCHANT SHIPPING LEGISLATION AMENDMENTS COMING INTO EFFECT Hong Kong NEW PASSENGER LANDING CHARGES ANNOUNCED Tanjung Emas, Indonesia TRUCK DRIVERS’ STRIKE CALLED OFF Lagos, Nigeria DREDGING NEAR DENMAN SHOAL Singapore Speed in...
July 13th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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11-Jul-2018 TRUCK DRIVER PROTESTS AROUND PORT Lagos, Nigeria PROCESSING OF CRUISE SHIP ENTRY PERMITS Indonesia Truck driver protests around port Wednesday, July 11, 2018, Lagos, Nigeria An ongoing strike and protests by truck drivers and motor boys is causing disruption to traffic into and out of...
July 11th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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10-Jul-2018 IMPORTANCE OF SAFE NAVIGATION IN SINGAPORE STRAIT & WATERS Singapore FISHING BOATS DESTROYED IN HUGE FIRE Benoa, Indonesia Importance of safe navigation in Singapore Strait & waters Tuesday, July 10, 2018, Singapore The Singapore Strait and the Port of Singapore are busy waterways...
July 10th, 2018 | Maritime Accidents, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

MEPSEAS project launched to protect South-East Asia marine environment

MEPSEAS project launched to protect South-East Asia marine environment
.. Seven ASEAN countries have formally launched an ambitious initiative aimed at improving the environmental health of the seas in the region, through the implementation of key International Maritime Organization (IMO) marine environment protection treaties. http://www.imo.org/en/MediaCentre/PressBriefings/Pages/11-MEPSEASLAUNCH.aspx Senior...
June 27th, 2018 | Climate, Emissions, Environment, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

PaxOcean and Newport Shipping Group sign cooperation agreement

PaxOcean and Newport Shipping Group sign cooperation agreement
The PaxOcean’s Pertama yard UK-headquartered Newport Shipping has added to its global network of ship repair yards with facilities in Singapore, Indonesia and China, following the signing of a cooperation agreement with Singapore-based PaxOcean. The agreement, specific to PaxOcean’s Pertama (Batam,...
May 15th, 2018 | Shipmanagement, Shiprepair | Read More

Shell Marine expands its distribution network in New Zealand, Indonesia, Spain and Chile

Shell Marine expands its distribution network in New Zealand, Indonesia, Spain and Chile
Port of Auckland, New Zealand As part of its continuous review of its marine lubricants logistics offering, Shell Marine has expanded its distribution network into New Zealand, also adding three new key locations to its delivery options – in Indonesia, Spain and Chile. “Customers in New Zealand will...
May 8th, 2018 | Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

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  19-Feb-2018 CONSTRUCTION OF LAND-BASED LNG FACILITY UNDERWAY  Gothenburg, Sweden PORT OPERATIONS LARGELY UNAFFECTED AS CYCLONE MAKES LAND FALL  Australia REPAIRS TO LIGHT BEACON OFF ADAMASTA CHANNEL Hong Kong RESTRICTED ANCHORING ADJACENT TO UAE EAST COAST TERRITORIAL WATERS Fujairah,...
February 19th, 2018 | Construction, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Indonesia’s new protectionist rules are worrying at times of free trade talks with the EU

Indonesia’s new protectionist rules are worrying at times of free trade talks with the EU
Martin Dorsman European shipowners are opposing a decree Indonesia adopted recently. The new law imposes that certain commodities can only be transported for import or export by national maritime transport companies. Commodities affected are coal, crude palm oil, rice and goods for government procurement....
February 19th, 2018 | Associations | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  05-Aug-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 6-19 AUGUST 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 6-19 August 2017 Saturday, August 5, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 7 Aug (Mon) – August Bank Holiday (Ireland, Scotland) 9 Aug (Wed)...
August 5th, 2017 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
26-May-2017 HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL DRAGON BOAT RACES 2017 Hong Kong REMOVAL OF UNDERWATER OBSTRUCTIONS IN KWUN TONG TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong ECDIS REQUIREMENTS UPDATE Australia INCREASED VIGILANCE IN THE MARITIME DOMAIN New England, United States PORT SERVICES NORMAL, UNAFFECTED BY...
May 26th, 2017 | Piracy and Terrorism, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory, Technical, Technology | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
22-Feb-2017 IMPLEMENTATION OF WATER CONSERVATION MEASURES Panama Canal, Panama PORT OPS RESUMED AFTER UNEXPLODED BOMB REMOVED Portsmouth, United Kingdom BANKS, AUTHORITIES & ADMINISTRATIONS CLOSE FOR HOLIDAYS Russia PORT OPERATIONS CONTINUING DESPITE FLOODS Jakarta, Indonesia Implementation...
February 22nd, 2017 | Canals, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  22-Nov-2016 ADJUSTMENT OF WATER SERVICE TARIFF Benoa, Indonesia TUGS TARIFF AMENDMENT Port Lincoln, Thevenard, Whyalla, Wallaroo & Port Pirie, Australia Adjustment of Water Service Tariff Tuesday, November 22, 2016, Benoa, Indonesia From 1 December, the Water Service...
November 22nd, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  01-Nov-2016 COMMUNICATION WITH UNKNOWN ENTITIES Hodeidah, Yemen RECOGNITION OF VESSELS WITH HIGH ENVIRONMENTAL EFFICIENCY RATING Panama Canal, Panama PLANNED PROTEST MARCH UNLIKELY TO AFFECT PORT OPERATIONS Jakarta, Indonesia Communication with unknown entities Tuesday, November...
November 1st, 2016 | Canals, Civil Unrest, Environment, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Threat to seafarers remains despite piracy clampdown, IMB reports

Threat to seafarers remains despite piracy clampdown, IMB reports
Captain P. Mukundan London and Kuala Lumpur, 31 October 2016 – Kidnapping and hostage-taking persists off the coasts of West Africa and South East Asia, despite a 20-year low in piracy on the world’s seas, according to new figures from the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) International Maritime...
October 31st, 2016 | Bribery and Corruption, Corruption, Maritime Fraud, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Safety and Security, Seizures | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  21-Oct-2016 YACHT RACE FROM HONG KONG TO DAYA BAY Hong Kong DANGERS OF USING WEIGHTED HEAVING LINES Australia ADJUSTMENT OF TOWAGE TARIFF Bontang, Indonesia Yacht Race from Hong Kong to Daya Bay Friday, October 21, 2016, Hong Kong A yacht race from Hong Kong to Daya Bay...
October 21st, 2016 | Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Sports, Yachting | Read More