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Set Alert for Lloyd's List Sectors :: Safety

Top 10 flag states 2018

Our Top 10 flag states list for 2018, ahead of our annual Top 100 most influential people in shipping series, shows Panama leads the pack. However, ambitious registries are picking up pace and narrowing the gap at the top by more than 20m gross tonnes in 2018
Top 100 People Ship operations

Last civilian migrant rescue ship ends operations

MSF claims Aquarius has assisted 30,000 people in the Mediterranean Sea since February 2016

EU Political Risk and Trade

Autonomous shipping set for next step on the journey

Finferries’ vessel Falco has been operated autonomously and controlled remotely. It is the next step in progress towards a digital future for shipping. However we should expect the occasional bump along the way

Rolls-Royce Technology and Innovation

Regulators steer clear of national bunker licensing schemes

Bunker supply chain security may top the industry agenda, but it seems to have fallen through a jurisdictional crack at the IMO for now

International IMO

Union chief sets out ‘new vision’ for salvage sector

‘LOF light’ proposals are unsatisfactory because they would not make for adequate incentives, sector figurehead maintains. Shipowners and insurers must understand there is no alternative to footing the bill for sufficient salvage capacity

International Insurance

Alternative to Lloyd’s Open Form outlined

The rapid decline in the use of Lloyd’s Open Form – which some regard as too expensive, especially for simple jobs – has sparked a hunt for alternatives, with the issue the main focus of debate on the opening morning of the Salvage & Wreck Removal 2018 event

International United Kingdom

Ukraine and Russia spar at IMO

A host of countries speaking at the IMO, including Germany, the US and the UK, have all condemned Russia for its attack and called for the release of the Ukrainian sailors

Europe Ukraine

Career devoted to maritime industry recognised at SAMEA awards

Capt Jitendra Misra received the Outstanding Achievement Award at the Lloyd’s List SAMEA celebration, with Topaz Energy and Marine, Bahri Logistics, Cargill, and Pakistan’s Maritime Training Institute among others recognised

Middle East and Africa United Arab Emirates

Russia reopens Kerch Strait to shipping after vessels seized

Russia border patrol authorities closed the passage and fired on three Ukrainian naval ships that they later seized 

Russian Federation Ukraine
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