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Posted: 8 months ago

Insurance Rates Set to Surge amid Heightened Tensions in the Middle East

Tensions in the Middle East are expected to result in draconian conditions in maritime insurance pol...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

Petrobras Staying Clear of Strait of Hormuz for Now

Perobras ships will avoid transit through the Strait of Hormuz. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

UK-Flagged Vessels to Get Royal Navy Escort in Strait of Hormuz

British-flagged commercial vessels will again be accompanied by Royal Navy ships in the Strait of Ho...

Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

UAE Joins US-Led Coalition for Maritime Security in the Gulf

The move comes on the back of drone and missile attacks on two major Saudi oil installations on Sept...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Australia Joins US-Led Coalition to Protect Ships in Strait of Hormuz

Australian is to work alongside international partners to assure security of merchant vessels in the...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Oman, Hormuz Straits Designated as Extended Risk Zone

International Bargaining Forum designated the waterways as Temporary Extended Risk Zone following re...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Iran to Deny UK Ships Passage through Strait of Hormuz?

“Security for security. Strait for strait,” Rouhani said in a speech broadcast live on s...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

UK Joins US in Strait of Hormuz Maritime Security Mission

The Royal Navy would work alongside the U.S. navy to assure safety of ships in the area. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Australia Mulls Joining Coalition to Protect Strait of Hormuz Shipping

Australia is giving “serious consideration”to the U.S. request. ...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Shipping Associations Seek Diplomatic Solution for Strait of Hormuz

EU member states are urged to work with Iranian authorities to de-escalate the situation. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Norway Updates Strait of Hormuz Security Warning

Norwegian-flagged vessels are advised to minimize transit in Iranian territorial waters. ...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

UK Destroyer Arrives in Persian Gulf to Protect UK Shipping

Royal Navy ships will be deployed to the region until a “diplomatic resolution” is found...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

IMO Condemns Tanker Attacks in Strait of Hormuz

Kitack Lim said that threats to ships and their crews “are intolerable”. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

VV: Potential War with Iran to Be Negative for Most Ship Types

Wider conflict with Iran would be negative for most types of ships and for the oil markets in genera...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Strait of Hormuz in Focus after Recent Attacks on Tankers

Recent attacks on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman raised concerns over the security of transit in th...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Iran Threatens to Close Strait of Hormuz to US, Allies’ Ships

Iran is threatening to shut the Strait of Hormuz, a major choke-point for oil shipments, to US vesse...

Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Damen delivers FCS 2610 workboat to Atlantic Maritime

Damen Shipyards Group has delivered a Damen Fast Crew Supplier (FCS) 2610 workboat, named AOS SWIFT ...

Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Pentagon Pulls the Plug on Accompanying Vessels into the Gulf

The US Navy ships have stopped accompanying U.S.- and British-flagged commercial vessels in the Stra...

Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

US to Accompany Allies’ Ships in the Strait of Hormuz

The United States plans to expand the escorting services of the US Navy in the Strait of Hormuz to a...

Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

US Navy Starts Accompanying Commercial Ships into Gulf

The US Navy has started accompanying US-flagged commercial ships passing through the Strait of Hormu...

Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Pentagon: Maersk Tigris Seized by Iranian Navy

The Maersk Tigris container ship issued a distress call Tuesday morning after an Iranian Navy ship f...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Merchant Ship Fired Upon in Strait of Hormuz

Last Sunday, while sailing through the Strait of Hormuz, an unknown merchant vessel was attacked by ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

HMS Dragon Helps Guide LNG Carrier through Strait of Hormuz in Gulf Exercise

HMS Dragon helped shepherd a gigantic gas tanker through one of the world’s most important ‘choke po...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

Strait of Hormuz – U.S. Navy Ship Collides with Japanese Tanker

  A Japanese oil tanker, M/V Otowasan, collided with a U.S. Navy ship near the Strait of Hormuz...

Posted: over 8 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

Iran to Take Necessary Steps to Maintain Security of Strait of Hormuz

Defense Minister Ahmad Vahidi strongly believes that the U.S. navy presence in the Gulf is unnecessa...

Posted: over 8 years ago