Friday, December 11, 2020

Royal Navy to Help Protect UK Fishing Waters in Case of No-Deal Brexit -Guardian

Dec 11 (Reuters) – Four Royal Navy patrol ships will be ready from Jan. 1 to help Britain protect its fishing waters in case of a no-deal

December 11, 2020
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Thursday, November 19, 2020
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Boris Johnson Outlines Plans to Make Britain’s Royal Navy the Most Powerful in Europe

LONDON, Nov 19 (Reuters) – Prime Minister Boris Johnson pledged to restore Britain’s navy to its position as Europe’s most powerful

November 19, 2020
Total Views: 5997

Friday, January 31, 2020
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Brexit: Britain Casts Off From EU

By Kate Holton and Guy Faulconbridge – LONDON, Jan 31 (Reuters) – The United Kingdom leaves the European Union on Friday with a mixture of joy,

January 31, 2020
Total Views: 23

Thursday, January 30, 2020
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The French Fishermen Who Could Sink Britain’s Post-Brexit Ambitions

By Richard Lough BOULOGNE-SUR-MER, France, Jan 30 (Reuters) – For the British government, a successful Brexit means re-asserting economic sovereignty and

January 30, 2020
Total Views: 32

Friday, November 1, 2019
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Britain’s Peel Ports Sees Brexit Boost as Shippers Divert Cargo

By Jonathan Saul LONDON, Nov 1 (Reuters) – Cargo shippers are diverting goods to more ports across Britain to ensure stable supply lines due to

November 1, 2019
Total Views: 19

Thursday, October 17, 2019
Maritime News

Brexit Deal Heads to U.K. Parliament for Approval

By Philip Blenkinsop and Jonas Ekblom BRUSSELS, Oct 17 (Reuters) – Britain secured a Brexit deal with the European Union on Thursday, more than three

October 17, 2019
Total Views: 8

Friday, September 13, 2019
Maritime News

Gibraltar Boosts Port Preparations in Case of No Deal Brexit

By Jonathan Saul LONDON, Sept 13 (Reuters) – Gibraltar has extended port facilities to be able to handle more ships carrying goods as part of contingency

September 13, 2019
Total Views: 24

Tuesday, September 10, 2019
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Britain at Risk of Losing Leading Edge in Maritime Services

By Jonathan Saul LONDON, Sept 9 (Reuters) – Britain’s position as a top hub for maritime services is being eroded by competition, a loss of

September 10, 2019
Total Views: 13

Wednesday, August 21, 2019
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Proposed Ferry Could Save Scottish Whisky Exports Post-Brexit

By Toby Sterling AMSTERDAM, Aug 21 (Reuters) – A Scottish company and a Dutch port are discussing launching a new ferry line ahead of Britain’s

August 21, 2019
Total Views: 30

Friday, July 19, 2019
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Brexit Uncertainty Driving Shipowners to Ditch UK Flag

By Alexander Whiteman (The Loadstar) – Uncertainty around Brexit may be making its mark, but the loss of vessels this year from the UK Ship Register may

July 19, 2019
Total Views: 10

Tuesday, July 2, 2019
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Shipping Firms Drop British Flag as Brexit Risks Loom

By Jonathan Saul LONDON, July 2 (Reuters) – Companies are leaving Britain’s shipping registry due to uncertainty over Britain’s departure

July 2, 2019
Total Views: 26

Tuesday, May 21, 2019
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P&O Sues U.K. Over No-Deal Brexit Settlement With Eurotunnel

By Jonathan Browning (Bloomberg) — P&O Ferries Ltd. sued the British government over its handling of no-deal Brexit preparations, saying that a 33

May 21, 2019
Total Views: 2

Wednesday, May 1, 2019
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U.K. Government Cancels Ferry Contracts for No-Deal Brexit

By Tim Ross, Jessica Shankleman and Lucca de Paoli (Bloomberg) — The U.K. government canceled contracts for additional shipping in the event of

May 1, 2019
Total Views: 5

Tuesday, April 30, 2019
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Danish Fishing Communities Fear Brexit Could Sink Them

By Andreas Mortensen COPENHAGEN, April 30 (Reuters) – In the small fishing town of Thyboron on the northwestern coast of Denmark, many fishermen

April 30, 2019
Total Views: 9

Tuesday, April 9, 2019
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Zeebrugge Port Chief: Brexit Fog Worse Than No-Deal Risk

By Clare Roth ZEEBRUGGE, Belgium, April 9 (Reuters) – Uncertainty over Britain’s departure from the European Union is worse than the prospect of a

April 9, 2019
Total Views: 3

Tuesday, March 26, 2019
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UK P&I Club Gets Green Light for Dutch Brexit Hub

LONDON, March 26 (Reuters) – British ship insurer UK P&I Club has received approval from the Dutch regulator for a new subsidiary in Rotterdam to

March 26, 2019
Total Views: 2

Wednesday, March 20, 2019
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Britain’s Peel Ports Expands Amid Brexit Trade Uncertainty

By Jonathan Saul LONDON, March 20 (Reuters) – Privately owned Peel Ports is expanding its workforce mostly in Liverpool and plans acquisitions this year,

March 20, 2019
Total Views: 25

Thursday, March 7, 2019
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MHI Vestas Says Brexit Will Not Deter Investment in UK’s Wind Sector

By Susanna Twidale and Nina Chestney LONDON, March 7 (Reuters) – Japanese-Danish joint venture MHI Vestas plans to continue investing in its wind turbine

March 7, 2019
Total Views: 6

Friday, March 1, 2019
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UK Pays Eurotunnel Over “Secretive” No-Deal Brexit Ferry Contracts

LONDON, March 1 (Reuters) – Britain has paid out 33 million pounds ($43.7 million) to settle a claim with Eurotunnel which runs the Channel Tunnel

March 1, 2019
Total Views: 4

Wednesday, February 27, 2019
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With Brexit in Flux, Shippers Re-Route to Avoid Dover

By Irene García Pérez (Bloomberg) — As Theresa May mulls moves to stop the U.K. leaving the European Union without a deal next month, some businesses

February 27, 2019
Total Views: 7