Wednesday, February 5, 2020
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Maritime News

Record Cocaine Haul from Ship Off Ivory Coast

ABIDJAN, Feb 5 (Reuters) – Ivory Coast’s navy has seized a record amount of cocaine plastic-wrapped in small bundles bearing the tattered logos of French fashion house Louis Vuitton and Pacena Black,...

February 5, 2020
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Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Piracy

Ivory Coast Rebuilds Navy to Battle Growing Piracy Threat

Ivory Coast is adding around 40 new vessels to its depleted navy as it confronts a growing threat from pirates in the Gulf of Guinea, the country's defence minister said on Tuesday.

January 28, 2014
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Wednesday, January 8, 2014
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News

Atlantica Signs 5-Well Contract Offshore Ivory Coast

Norwegian private equity firm, Hitecvision announced today that Houston-based Atlantica Tender Drilling Ltd, one of their many investments in the offshore industry, has been awarded a five well, ~400 day...

January 8, 2014
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Saturday, March 23, 2013
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Maritime News

Ivory Coast to More than Double Container Capacity, Announces New Terminal at Abidjan

By Joe Bavier ABIDJAN, March 23 (Reuters) – Ivory Coast has named a consortium of French industrial groups Bollore and Bouygues and Denmark’s Maersk as the preferred bidder to operate...

March 23, 2013
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Monday, February 4, 2013
MT Gascogne
News

French Tanker Hijacked Off Ivory Coast

Update: Port officials from the port of Abidjan have confirmed that the M/T Gascogne was in fact hijacked by pirates while in international waters. Ivory Coast authorities said the Gascogne...

February 4, 2013
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