Friday, June 10, 2022

EXCLUSIVE: American Ship Captain, Accused of Anchoring Illegally, Detained by Indonesian Navy for 24 Days

After his release, Captain Ledoux says his company “threw him under the bus.” On June 9th Reuters reported the Indonesian Navy detained another ship,

June 10, 2022
Total Views: 162542

Indonesian Navy Warships

Indonesian Navy Investigates Ship Ransom Demands

By Joe Brock (Reuters) – Indonesia’s head of the armed forces said on Friday that he is investigating a Reuters report that navy officers asked

June 10, 2022
Total Views: 1786

Thursday, June 9, 2022
ship anchorage

Indonesian Navy Officers Request $375,000 to Release Tanker They Claim Anchored Illegally -Sources

By Joe Brock SINGAPORE, June 9 (Reuters) – Indonesian naval officers have asked for $375,000 to release a fuel tanker they detained last

June 9, 2022
Total Views: 16227

Friday, April 29, 2022
Palm Oil Logistics Trucks

Food Protectionism Hits Ports With Export Bans

By Anuradha Raghu (Bloomberg) Indonesia’s palm oil export ban kicked off Thursday in one of the most drastic cases of food protectionism since the war

April 29, 2022
Total Views: 3354

Thursday, April 28, 2022

Indonesia Palm Oil Export Ban Takes Effect, Industry Group Sees Lifting in May

By Bernadette Christina and Fransiska Nangoy JAKARTA, April 28 (Reuters) – Indonesia should be able to tackle its cooking oil shortage in the

April 28, 2022
Total Views: 1005

Saturday, January 8, 2022

Indonesian Navy Releases Rescued Turtles

By Sultan Anshori KUTA, Indonesia, Jan 8 (Reuters) – Authorities on the Indonesian tropical island Bali released 33 endangered green sea turtles into the

January 8, 2022
Total Views: 1598

Sunday, January 2, 2022

Indonesia Suspends Coal Exports To Secure Domestic Power Supply

By Eko Listiyorini (Bloomberg) –Indonesia, one of the world’s top exporters of thermal coal, is pausing exports of the fuel in January to secure

January 2, 2022
Total Views: 3518

Saturday, November 13, 2021
Maritime Security Incidents

Shipowners Make Payoffs To Free Vessels Detained By Indonesian Navy

By Joe Brock SINGAPORE, Nov 14 (Reuters) – More than a dozen shipowners have made payments of about $300,000 apiece to release vessels detained by the

November 13, 2021
Total Views: 8326

Sunday, October 31, 2021

DP World To Develop Seaports In Indonesia

By Tassia Sipahutar (Bloomberg) –Indonesia’s newly established wealth fund signed an agreement with Dubai port operator DP World to develop

October 31, 2021
Total Views: 1071

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

August 25, 2021
Total Views: 4926

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

August 14, 2021
Total Views: 1161

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

May 30, 2021
Total Views: 9298

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

April 4, 2021
Total Views: 15073

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

January 29, 2021
Total Views: 4336

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

January 26, 2021
Total Views: 1786

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

January 24, 2021
Total Views: 3870

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

January 11, 2021
Total Views: 3781

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

August 20, 2019
Total Views: 10

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

July 26, 2019
Total Views: 46

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

June 21, 2018
Total Views: 45