(News) WORLD – Hot sea cargo market quadruples prices for used container ships

https://auto.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/industry/hot-sea-cargomarket-quadruples-prices-for-used-container-ships/81386290 Global trade surged in the latter half of last year as Covid-19 saw people buying more goods because they couldn’t spend as much on travel, entertainment, or dining out. A variation on that buy-low,...

(News) OMAN – PNS ALAMGIR, RNOV KHASAB hold joint naval exercise

https://timesofoman.com/article/pns-alamgir-rnov-khasab-hold-jointnaval-exercise A Pakistan Navy Ship PNS ALAMGIR has visited Salalah and conducted a joint exercise (PASSEX) with RNOV KHASAB of the Royal Navy of Oman. The visit by PNS Alamgir to Omani port Salalah and...

(News) ARABIAN SEA – Greek frigate Hydra on European mission in Arabian sea

https://www.ekathimerini.com/news/1156149/greek-frigate-hydra-oneuropean-mission-in-arabian-sea/ On its return voyage from the United Arab Emirates, the Hellenic Navy’s frigate Hydra participated in Operation EMASOH/Agénor in the Arabian Sea, part of the wider European Led Maritime Situation Awareness in the Strait...

(News) MOZAMBIQUE – Mozambican fisheries exports slumped by 56% in 2020

https://allafrica.com/stories/202103020745.html Mozambique's fisheries exports fell by 56% in 2020 when compared with the previous year, as a result of a decline of catches by the industrial and semi-industrial fleets. Speaking on Monday in Maputo at...

(News) KENYA/SOMALIA – Kenya, Somalia conflict back in the courts

https://www.cajnewsafrica.com/2021/03/02/kenya-somalia-conflict-back-in-the-courts/ The dispute between Kenya and Somalia over maritime territory will be back in the courts later this month. The International Court of Justice (ICJ) will preside over the hearing on March 15 at the...

(News) OMAN – Circular on procedures required for the movement of seafarers issued in...

https://www.timesofoman.com/article/circular-on-procedures-requiredfor-the-movement-of-seafarers-issued-in-oman The Ministry of Transport, Communications and Information Technology has clarified the procedures required for the movement of seafarers to and from ships.

(News) RED SEA – US naval ship docks in Sudan for ‘Red Sea security’

https://www.aa.com.tr/en/africa/us-naval-ship-docks-in-sudan-for-redsea-security/2156080 A US naval ship docked in the Sudanese Red Sea coastal city of Port Sudan in order to enhance maritime security in the region, the US Embassy in Sudan said on Wednesday.

(News) OMAN – The Royal Navy of Oman conducts naval drill ‘Sharp Dagger’

https://www.timesofoman.com/article/rno-conducts-naval-drill-sharpdagger The Royal Navy of Oman (RNO) on Sunday began conducting a naval drill 'Sharp Dagger' at Al Batinah Naval site with participation of friendly countries' navies and assistance of the Royal Air Force of...