2018 Cooperative Strategy Forum Focuses on Baltic Sea Security

COPENHAGEN (NNS) -- Senior Navy and civilian defense officials from 13 countries and NATO Maritime Command met in Copenhagen, Denmark for the 2018 Cooperative...

The latest trip by Japan’s largest warship is a big message...

COLOMBO (Reuters) - Japan's largest warship, the Kaga helicopter carrier, sailed into Sri Lanka's Colombo harbor this weekend, marking Tokyo's highest-profile salvo in a...

Transshipment at Indian ports accelerates

Transshipment trade demand at Indian ports, following the implementation of a liberalized cabotage policy May 21, appears to have accelerated, as ocean carriers in...

PH to join ASEAN-China naval exercise

MANILA -- The Philippines will participate in the first naval exercise between ASEAN member states and the People's Republic of China, which will take...

With few buyers, Iranian oil armada heads to China ahead of...

SINGAPORE/BEIJING (Reuters) - An unprecedented volume of Iranian crude oil is set to arrive at China’s northeast Dalian port this month and in early...

In Depth: Interview: Hydrogen Is the Ideal Zero-Emissions Fuel

The maritime industry is at a crossroads. It has reached a point in its history where it has to pick the right path to...

US Crude Oil Exports to China Dropped to Zero in August

The brewing trade war between the global super powers, China and the United States, has led to a complete freeze of US seaborne exports...

US aircraft carrier enters Arctic Circle for the first time in...

A US aircraft carrier strike group has entered the Arctic to join a massive NATO naval drill close to Russian border for the first...

UK reminds China of importance of maritime law – PM May’s...

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May stressed the importance of international maritime law in a meeting with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on...

Exxon Makes Major Bet on Brazil as Petrobras Eases Its Grip

By Sabrina Valle and Kevin Crowley (Bloomberg) — In a single year, Exxon Mobil Corp. has gone from being a tiny bit player in Brazil to...

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MSF Monitor December,2018

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