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  • 15 January 2016
    Business & Finance

    Australian Fair Work Commission has rejected Danish tug operator Svitzer’s application seeking to terminate the industrial campaign being waged by the Australian Institute of Marine and Power Engineers (AIMPE). This means that AIMPE’s announced stoppages are set to continue at the nation’s ports, according to GAC. Besides the already announced 24-hour stoppages, the union plans to simultaneously stop […]

  • 20 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    Members of Scotland’s biggest offshore trade union ‘Unite’ have voted to reject a pay offer put forward by employers, represented by the Offshore Contractors Association (OCA). In a consultative ballot, 81 per cent of Unite members voted to reject the latest deal. This is the second pay offer rejected by members. In December, 85 per cent […]

  • 26 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    Taizhou Intermediate People’s Court has rejected the proposed restructuring bid submitted by the Singapore-based shipbuilder JES International Holdings Limited (JES) for the company’s subsidiaries in China.  JES had submitted the application for the restructuring of Jiangsu Eastern Heavy Industries shipyard (JEHI) to Taizhou Court, Jiangsu Province, back in March, and received the rejection notice dated May 13, 2015. Under the […]

  • 11 November 2015
    Business & Finance

    Anadarko Petroleum, an independent oil company based in Texas, U.S., recently had a takeover offer for Apache Corporation rejected. The company on Wednesday said that it had proposed an all-stock transaction, with a modest premium. Anadarko did not precise what “modest” meant. The offer, whatever it was, was rejected by Apache. Anadarko’s Chairman, President and […]

  • 20 March 2017

    Members of Scotland’s biggest offshore trade union Unite have once again voted to reject a pay offer by their employers thus moving a step closer to a potential strike action.   The union said in a statement on Monday that, in a consultative ballot, 81 per cent of its members voted to reject the latest […]

  • 11 October 2019
    Vessels

    Japanese utility, Tokyo Gas, has rejected a delivery of liquefied natural gas following power issues the tanker carrying the cargo suffered a power outage. 

  • 26 August 2008

    Lawsuit by Metal Trades Department Against U.S. Coast Guard Rejected PHILADELPHIA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–In a decision filed today the U.S. District Court of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania has upheld the United States Coast Guard interpretation of the Jones Act as it relates to the modern building methods employed by Aker Philadelphia Shipyard (Oslo:AKPS – News). The […]

  • 20 April 2017

    UK’s offshore trade union Unite is pushing ahead with preparations for an official ballot on industrial action. Offshore members of Unite the union are in the middle of a dispute over pay and conditions with their employers, represented by the Offshore Contractors Association (OCA). Unite, along with the GMB union, is seeking a wage increase for […]

  • 11 May 2016
    Business & Finance

    Australian oil and gas company AWE Petroleum has rejected a takeover offer. The company on Wednesday said it had received an unsolicited indicative, conditional and non-binding proposal from Lone Star Japan Acquisitions, Ltd on behalf of a Lone Star Fund, to acquire all of the shares in AWE for a cash consideration of A$0.80 per share. According […]

  • 26 February 2018
    Authorities & Government, Storage

    The UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has dismissed an appeal by SSE and EDF Energy against Ofgem’s decision to reject their request to modify industry rules.

  • 9 June 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects

    Keppel has denied and rejected the termination of a rig construction contract by Awilco.

  • 29 November 2011

    Dredging at Pass Christian public beach is anticipated to start on December 15. The harbor expansion is partly funded by the federal Coastal Impact Assistance Program (CIAP). This project was rejected by the Federal Management Service (MMS) two years ago for it was impossible not to perceive the contradiction of dredging new harbors in the […]

  • 10 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    The US Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) has rejected the “Port of New York/New Jersey Equipment Optimization Discussion Agreement” for failing to meet the clear and definite disclosure standard required by law. The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey (PANYNJ) and the Ocean Carriers Equipment Management Association Agreement (OCEMA) jointly applied on November 30, 2016 […]

  • 4 August 2015

    Two of the UK’s largest offshore workers’ unions, GMB and Unite, have taken opposing stances as to the recent offer regarding rota changes made by the Offshore Contractors Association (OCA), a representative body for offshore contractors.  Namely, GMB accepted the offer while Unite rejected it saying it was not good enough. To remind, OCA made what […]

  • 12 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    DHT Holdings, Inc. announced that Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. and certain of its subsidiaries filed rejection motions on December 6, 2012 with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware, which motions seek the Court’s approval to reject the bareboat charters for the Overseas Newcastle and the Overseas London. Pursuant to these two bareboat […]

  • 16 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    Today MEPs voted to reject a proposal to monitor nitrogen oxides (NOx) emissions from shipping, which is set to overtake all land-based sources by 2020. Transport & Environment says EU governments must not waste this unique opportunity to monitor two of the most harmful air pollutants, NOx and sulphur (SOx), as part of the monitoring, […]

  • 19 November 2014
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (BPU) will vote on the Fishermen’s Energy proposal for a demonstration offshore wind project off the coast of Atlantic City on Friday.  Being rejected by the NJ BPU at the beginning of this year, the developer hopes that this time’s the charm, as in the meantime the project won the US Department of […]

  • 1 March 2016
    Business & Finance

    The Seaman Guard Ohio’s 35 crew members have received a rejection to their plea to suspend the five-year jail sentence, India Today informs. The court rejected the plea on the basis of the case being sensitive and posted the main petition to June 1 for the final hearing. Namely, the crew’s defense lawyers were trying to get the court’s permission […]

  • 6 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) has welcomed the Commonwealth Bank’s decision to end their position as financial adviser to the Adani Carmichael coal mine project, which will require the expansion of the mega-port Abbot Point. Cherry Muddle, Great Barrier Reef campaigner for AMCS, said that the decision highlights that the project represents a bad […]

  • 31 October 2017
    Authorities & Government, Environment

    On 25 October, French Council of State rejected the motion put in place by three organisations against the authorisation of construction of the 480MW Parc du Banc de Guérande wind project under the French Water Act.

  • 25 June 2009

    The rejection of the European Shippers Council of the Rotterdam Rules is not shared by the Dutch and American shippers. The American NIT reproaches the ESC ‘lack of insight’ in the new system which is taken all things together in fact more favourable to shippers. The Dutch EVO does not agree with the negative conclusion […]

  • 15 December 2011

      A proposed extension of the EU-Morocco Fisheries Agreement was declined by the European Parliament. The EP requested from the Commission to come up with a new one that would be more environmentally and economically acceptable taking into account the interests of the Sahrawi population. The current protocol, which entered into force on February 28, […]