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Inducting the private sector in ship owning

Inducting the private sector in ship owning

The respective governments in Pakistan have been making efforts for the revival of the shipping industry since the early 1990s. A number of policy and taxation incentives have been offered from time to time, however, these efforts have remained unsuccessful …

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WORLDWIDE SHIPPING INDUSTRY Baltic index extends gains on Capesize, Panamax demand The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index rose on Wednesday, driven by demand for capesize and panamax vessels. The Baltic index, which tracks rates for ships ferrying dry bulk …

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WORLDWIDE SHIPPING INDUSTRY Ship operators cannot afford to turn a blind eye to cyber security The United States Coast Guard (USCG) shares its findings from an investigation into a cyber incident onboard a commercial vessel. In February 2019, a deep …

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WORLDWIDE SHIPPING INDUSTRY Maritime operators set full speed ahead for cleaner ships Shipping historically has never been much of a friend to the environment. Oceangoing vessels have burned heavy oil, the world’s dirtiest propulsion fuel, since they switched from coal …

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WORLDWIDE SHIPPING INDUSTRY Global shipping outlook stable, says Moody’s The outlook for the global shipping sector into 2020 will remain stable, as higher expected earnings are counterbalanced by the US-China trade tensions and worldwide regulatory risks, says Moody’s Investors Service …

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WORLDWIDE SHIPPING INDUSTRY India’s fertiliser movement now eligible for subsidy A policy for reimbursement of freight subsidy for transportation of fertilisers through the coastal shipping route has been approved. Earlier, this financial support was available only for fertiliser movement via …

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