Tuesday, March 13, 2012
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Berlian Laju Tanker Avoids Getting Ships Impounded, Financial Restructuring Underway

SINGAPORE (Dow Jones)–Indonesia’s Berlian Laju Tanker (B66.SG) said Tuesday it had obtained an order in the High Court of Singapore that prevents its ships from being impounded, a move that...

March 13, 2012
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Saturday, March 3, 2012
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Neptune Orient Lines Gains Nearly 10 Percent, Singapore Economic Outlook Improves

SINGAPORE -(Dow Jones)- Singapore shares ended higher Friday, led by gains in cyclical stocks as investors’ optimism over the global economy got a shot in the arm from some positive...

March 3, 2012
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Monday, November 14, 2011
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Tankers Nearly Swap Paint in Singapore [IMAGES]

This incredible image sequence was captured by Ron Wheeler this morning on board the Mykonos, a new drillship owned by OceanRig.  Doesn’t get much closer than this… And on that...

November 14, 2011
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Thursday, July 21, 2011
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Keppel Corp 2Q Net Up 9.3%; Secures Record Rig Orders

SINGAPORE (Dow Jones)–Keppel Corp. Ltd. (BN4.SG) Thursday reported better-than-expected growth in second-quarter net profit after profit contributions from the Singapore conglomerate’s offshore & marine and infrastructure divisions rose, and flagged a positive...

July 21, 2011
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Wednesday, July 20, 2011
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PREVIEW: Singapore Rig Builders 2Q Net Likely Steady; Outlook Strong

TAKING THE PULSE: Singapore rig builders are likely to report higher second-quarter net profits amid a steady rise in orders as drillers replace old fleets and step up exploration and...

July 20, 2011
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Monday, June 13, 2011

Singapore May Tanker Arrivals Up 1.7% On Month

SINGAPORE (Dow Jones)–The number of oil, gas and chemical tankers passing through the port of Singapore in May was up 1.7% from the previous month, but overall tonnage was 0.6%...

June 13, 2011
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Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Singapore launches Maritime Singapore Green Initiative

Photo courtesy tangobabe1 via Flickr 12 maritime organizations pledge their commitment to environmentally friendly shipping At the the Singapore International Maritime Awards yesterday, Mr. Raymond Lim, Minister for Transport, and...

April 13, 2011
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Tuesday, April 12, 2011
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Keppel lands two new contracts totalling US $240 million

Keppel Offshore & Marine announced Tuesday two new contracts from global customers totaling US $240 million.  The contracts, made through Keppel’s through its wholly-owned subsidiaries in Singapore, include building a...

April 12, 2011
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Monday, April 11, 2011
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Singapore-listed shipbuilder lands 6 contracts, total worth US $214.2M

SINGAPORE (Dow Jones)–Yangzijiang Shipbuilding Holdings Ltd. (BS6.SG) Monday said it entered into six shipbuilding contracts with a total value of US$214.2 million. The Singapore-listed shipbuilder, which inked the deals in...

April 11, 2011
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Tuesday, February 15, 2011
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Maersk places $1.2b jack-up order with Keppel

Maersk Drilling, an entity within the A.P. Moller – Maersk Group, has signed a contract with Keppel FELS Limited in Singapore for the construction of two ultra harsh, high capacity...

February 15, 2011
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Friday, January 28, 2011

Tanker AB9 Sinks in Singapore Strait

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) reports that the Singapore-registered asphalt tanker, “AB9” sank at approximately 1510hrs on 27 January 2011 (Singapore time).  The MPA was informed that...

January 28, 2011
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Friday, January 7, 2011
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Shanghai Overtakes Singapore As World’s Busiest Port

CONTAINER traffic through ports in Singapore increased 9.9 per cent last year as recovering economies ignited global trade. The wharves moved 28.43 million twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) of standard-sized container...

January 7, 2011
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Thursday, July 15, 2010

Port of Singapore – The World’s Busiest Container Port?

The Port of Singapore holds the title of world’s busiest container port because it handles the largest amount of total shipping tonnage. It also tranships a fifth of the world’s...

July 15, 2010
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