Asia

15 Apr 2024

Busan New Port Adds seventh Container Terminal

Busan New Port in South Korea has inaugurated its seventh container terminal, enhancing its cargo handling capacity.

Busan New Port Adds seventh Container Terminal
15 Apr 2024

Singapore Beats Off Competition to Remain Shipping Hub King

Singapore is again been named the world's premier maritime hub, topping multiple global rankings, the latest being revealed during Singapore Maritime Week.

Singapore Beats Off Competition to Remain Shipping Hub King
12 Apr 2024

S. Korea PM Pledges $4B to Grow Country's Containership Fleet

S. Korea PM Pledges $4B to Grow Country's Containership Fleet
12 Apr 2024

Royal Thai Navy Completes Investigation into Sunk Frigate

The Royal Thai Navy concludes its investigation into the 2022 sinking of a frigate, attributing the disaster to weather, ship condition & human error.

Royal Thai Navy Completes Investigation into Sunk Frigate
11 Apr 2024

Bodies of All Fishing Trawler Crew Recovered After Collision

The crew of a Chinese fishing trawler, consisting of eight individuals, tragically lost their lives following a collision with a container ship.

Bodies of All Fishing Trawler Crew Recovered After Collision
9 Apr 2024

Calls for Bangkok Port to be Relocated from Khlong Toei

PM of Thailand, Srettha Thavisin, announces plans to move Bangkok Port from its location in the Khlong Toei district along the Chao Phraya River.

Calls for Bangkok Port to be Relocated from Khlong Toei
8 Apr 2024

Fishing Boat & Container Ship Collide Off Hainan, 8 Missing

Following a collision with the Panamanian containership off Hainan Province in South China, up to eight individuals have been reported missing.

Fishing Boat & Container Ship Collide Off Hainan, 8 Missing
5 Apr 2024

Hazard Level D Cargo Ships Changes Course After Taiwan Quake

The significant earthquake that rocked the east coast of Taiwan at 8am local time on Wednesday caused noticeable disruptions in marine operations

Hazard Level D Cargo Ships Changes Course After Taiwan Quake
5 Apr 2024

South Korea Detains Cargo Ship for Alleged Sanction Violation

In a rare act, the South Korean Coast Guard has detained a merchant ship on its course, identified as the De Yi, due to its stateless status.

South Korea Detains Cargo Ship for Alleged Sanction Violation
4 Apr 2024

ONE's East Coast Service Delayed Due to Red Sea Crisis

Singapore's container shipping company ONE has announced a delay in resuming its EC4 service until conditions in the Red Sea become stable.

ONE's East Coast Service Delayed Due to Red Sea Crisis
4 Apr 2024

Berths Damaged at Hualien Port, Taiwan After Quake

The quake caused significant damage to Hualien port, affecting several docks particularly those designated for sand and bulk cargo unloading.

Berths Damaged at Hualien Port, Taiwan After Quake
3 Apr 2024

Direct Calls to Hong Kong Cancelled by Container Alliances

Major container shipping alliances are moving away from including Hong Kong as a primary port of call in their east-west trade routes.

Direct Calls to Hong Kong Cancelled by Container Alliances
3 Apr 2024

CNC & COSCO Sign Asian Vessel-Sharing Partnership

COSCO and CNC, a subsidiary of the CMA CGM Group, have finalized a vessel-sharing partnership for operations between China and the Philippines.

CNC & COSCO Sign Asian Vessel-Sharing Partnership
2 Apr 2024

Electric Passenger Vessel Launched by Pyxis in Singapore

On March 27, 2024, Pyxis unveiled its electric port passenger vessel, X TRON, during a launch event at Clifford Pier in Singapore.

Electric Passenger Vessel Launched by Pyxis in Singapore
2 Apr 2024

Maintenance Robot Created by MOL & Other Japanese Companies

Mitsui OSK Lines, in collaboration with Sumitomo Heavy Industries and other Japanese firms, has introduced a maintenance robot

Maintenance Robot Created by MOL & Other Japanese Companies