Tuesday, July 27, 2021
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Grounding Incidents

Pakistan Starts Heng Tong 77 Salvage

By Syed Raza Hassan (Reuters) – Pakistani port authorities plan to remove fuel from a merchant ship that ran aground in rough seas last week before making a salvage attempt...

July 27, 2021
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Monday, March 19, 2018

Big Mess at Port of Karachi After Container Ship Sideswipes Moored Vessel [Incident Video]

Update: Crews Cleanup Containers at Port of Karachi Dozens of shipping containers have fallen into the water at Pakistan’s busiest deepwater port after a containership struck a moored vessel while...

March 19, 2018
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Sunday, December 17, 2017
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China Lavishes Aid On Pakistan Town In Hope To Build Deepwater Port

By Drazen Jorgic (Reuters) – China is lavishing vast amounts of aid on a small Pakistani fishing town to win over locals and build a commercial deep-water port that the United...

December 17, 2017
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Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Billionaire’s Pakistan Terminal to Start After 5-Year Delay

by Faseeh Mangi (Reuters) Billionaire Li Ka-shing’s Hutchison Port Holdings Ltd. is set to start its second Pakistan terminal after a five-year delay, giving mega vessels access to the coastal city...

August 23, 2016
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Wednesday, February 18, 2015
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Qatargas Close to Signing 15-Year LNG Supply Deal With Pakistan

State-run Gulf energy company Qatargas is in the final stages of talks on a deal to supply Pakistan with 3 million tonnes of liquefied natural gas (LNG) annually for 15 years

February 18, 2015
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Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Al Qaeda Offshoot Says It Hijacked A Pakistani Navy Ship to Attack U.S. Vessels

Al Qaeda's South Asia wing has claimed responsibility for hijacking a Pakistani naval ship and trying to use it to fire rockets at U.S. vessels in the Arabian Sea, in the first major assault by the newly created group.

September 17, 2014
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Thursday, December 19, 2013
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Maritime News

Intermodal link Could See Pakistan’s Ports Handling 5% of China’s cargo

By Gavin van Marle Container throughput in Pakistan could rise dramatically if China succeeds in its ambition to build a new deepwater port in the country linked to China’s western...

December 19, 2013
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Wednesday, February 6, 2013
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India “Concerned” By China’s Role as Operator of Strategic Pakistani Port

By Anurag Kotoky and A. Ananthalakshmi BANGALORE, Feb 6 (Reuters) – China’s role in operating a strategically important port in Pakistan is a matter of concern for India, its defence...

February 6, 2013
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Monday, May 7, 2012

Ship Breaking Operations in Gadani, Pakistan [VIDEO]

Here’s a video of the ship breaking operations at the Gadani Ship Breaking Yard in Pakistan.  At one point, the yard was the largest ship-breaking yard in the world but...

May 7, 2012
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