Wednesday, August 25, 2021
MT Strovolos

World Tankers Management Strongly Denies Wrongdoing After Indonesia Seizes Tanker

The operator of the Bahamas-flagged products tanker MT Strovolos is denying ‘inaccurate’ reports that the vessel was illegally transporting Cambodian crude oil after the ship was detained for anchoring in...

August 25, 2021
Total Views: 4755

Saturday, August 14, 2021
Covid-19 Isolation Ship

Indonesia Turns Ferry Into COVID-19 Isolation Center

By Abdul Rahman Muchtar (Reuters) – A vehicle with a flashing siren and “Makassar COVID Hunter” written on the side pulls up to a ship docked at a jetty in the Indonesian...

August 14, 2021
Total Views: 1155

Sunday, May 30, 2021
Fire Incidents

Watch As Hundreds Are Rescued From Massive Ferry Fire

(Reuters) – Search and rescue teams are looking for a person still missing after hundreds were rescued from a passenger ferry that caught fire in Indonesia’s Molucca Sea, local officials...

May 30, 2021
Total Views: 9259

Sunday, April 4, 2021
Indonesian Search an Rescue Agency SAR personnel ship collision at a port

17 Fishermen Lost After Bulk Carrier Collision

by Tabita Diela (Reuters) – Divers were scouring the waters of the Java Sea on Sunday for 17 fishermen reported missing after their boat capsized following a crash involving a...

April 4, 2021
Total Views: 15048

Friday, January 29, 2021

China Seeks Details About Chinese Crew After Tankers Seized by Indonesia

By Yew Lun Tian and Fathin Ungku BEIJING (Reuters) – China said on Wednesday it was seeking details about 25 of its nationals who were among 61 crew on two supertankers seized...

January 29, 2021
Total Views: 4329

Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Indonesia Escorts Seized Tankers to Dock for Investigation

By Agustinus Beo Da Costa JAKARTA, Jan 26 (Reuters) – The Iranian and Panamanian-flagged vessels seized by Indonesian authorities for suspected illegal oil transfers are making their way to dock...

January 26, 2021
Total Views: 1782

Sunday, January 24, 2021

Indonesia Seizes Iranian and Panamanian Tankers Over Illegal Oil Transfer

Jakarta, Jan 24 (Reuters) – Indonesia said on Sunday its coast guard had seized the Iranian-flagged MT Horse and the Panamanian-flagged MT Frea vessels over suspected illegal fuel transfers off the country’s...

January 24, 2021
Total Views: 3850

Monday, January 11, 2021
Sriwijaya Debris Salvage

SAR Teams Dive Sriwijaya Air 737 Crash Site In Java Sea

by Dandy Koswaraputra (Reuters) Indonesian national search and rescue agency (Basarnas) divers continued to conduct the search at the plane crash site in the Java Sea on Monday (Jan. 11),...

January 11, 2021
Total Views: 3769

Tuesday, August 20, 2019
ship emissions
Maritime News

Indonesia Says it Will Enforce IMO 2020 Fuel Rules on Schedule

JAKARTA, Aug 20 (Reuters) – Indonesian-flagged ships will comply with new low-sulphur fuel rules that start next year, the country’s Ministry of Transportation said on Tuesday, after earlier saying more...

August 20, 2019
Total Views: 9

Friday, July 26, 2019
Maritime News

Indonesia Says it Won’t Enforce IMO 2020 Rules on Domestic Fleet

By Bernadette Christina and Roslan Khasawneh JAKARTA/SINGAPORE, July 26 (Reuters) – Indonesia will not enforce new global rules mandating low-sulphur marine fuels on its domestic shipping fleet because of the...

July 26, 2019
Total Views: 35

Thursday, June 21, 2018
Maritime News

Indonesia Questions Captain After Ferry Sinks in Lake; At Least 192 People Missing

By Fergus Jensen TIGARAS, Indonesia, June 21 (Reuters) – Indonesian police on Thursday questioned the captain of a ferry that sank without trace in a volcanic lake in Sumatra this...

June 21, 2018
Total Views: 20

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Indonesia, India Plan to Develop Strategic Indian Ocean Port

By Agustinus Beo Da Costa JAKARTA, May 30 (Reuters) – Indonesia and India pledged on Wednesday to step up defense and maritime cooperation, with plans to develop a strategic Indonesian...

May 30, 2018
Total Views: 2

Friday, April 20, 2018

Indonesia Turns to Google in War on Illegal Fishing

By Karlis Salna (Bloomberg) — Indonesia’s Fisheries Minister Susi Pudjiastuti deals with some dangerous men in her role, but they don’t rattle her. She has an equally intimidating weapon on...

April 20, 2018
Total Views: 64

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Indonesia to Release Seized Yacht in 1MDB Case

By Agustinus Beo Da Costa JAKARTA, April 17 (Reuters) – An Indonesian court ruled on Tuesday that a luxury yacht linked to a corruption scandal at a Malaysian state fund...

April 17, 2018
Total Views: 2

Tuesday, April 3, 2018
coal port

Indonesia to Postpone New Protectionist Shipping Rules for Coal and Palm Oil to 2020, Minister Says

JAKARTA, April 3 (Reuters) – Indonesia will postpone until 2020 trade rules requiring exporters of coal and crude palm oil to use only Indonesian-flagged vessels, Industry Minister Airlangga Hartarto said,...

April 3, 2018
Total Views: 1

Thursday, March 1, 2018
Maritime News

Indonesia Seizes Luxury Yacht, Questions Crew in Malaysian 1MDB Scandal

By Agustinus Beo Da Costa JAKARTA, March 1 (Reuters) – Indonesian police on Thursday questioned the captain and crew of a luxury yacht seized in Bali at the request of U.S....

March 1, 2018
Total Views: 3

Monday, February 19, 2018
coal loading

European Shipowners ‘Highly Worried’ by Indonesia’s New Protectionist Shipping Rules

European shipowners have come out against Indonesia’s move to restrict the import and export of certain commodities to ships flying the Indonesian flag. The European Community Shipowners’ Association issued a...

February 19, 2018
Total Views: 10

Thursday, February 8, 2018
bulk coal loading ship
Maritime News

Coal Buyers Spooked by Indonesia’s New Protectionist Shipping Rules

By Bernadette Christina Munthe JAKARTA, Feb 8 (Reuters) – Buyers of Indonesian coal are holding back orders of the fuel after the government issued new shipping rules for coal and crude...

February 8, 2018
Total Views: 4

Monday, August 7, 2017
jakarta port

Citing National Interests, Jakarta Port Workers End Strike Early

JAKARTA, Aug 7 (Reuters) – Workers at one of the operators of Indonesia’s busiest ports ended their strike on Monday, sooner than planned, out of consideration for the “national interests”,...

August 7, 2017
Total Views: 24

Friday, June 23, 2017
shipping containers
Maritime News

Touted Sea Change in Indonesia Shipping Network May Hit Choppy Waters

By Eveline Danubrata and Cindy Silviana JAKARTA, June 23 (Reuters) – With its towering new cranes and wharves that can handle some of the world’s biggest ships, Indonesia’s main international...

June 23, 2017
Total Views: 8