Egypt to raise Suez Canal transit fees for ships in 2023
Egypt has said that it will increase transit fees for vessels, including oil-laden tankers, passing through Suez Canal, one of the world's most crucial waterways.
The Suez Canal Authority said in a statement on Sept. 17 that it will add 15 percent to the fees for tankers carrying oil and petroleum products, and 10 percent for dry bulk carriers and cruise ships.
Acting Bulgarian PM: We are Announcing a Tender for Supplies of Liquefied Gas
"We will prepare a plan to stabilize Bulgargaz. In order for the company to be able to pay the actual contracted quantities of gas". This was stated by acting Prime Minister Galab Donev.
Nigeria: Big explosion on oil floating production storage & offloading ship (video)
The oil tanker could carry up to two million barrels of oil per day
Intermodal: Interest for new LNG Carriers and LPG Carriers
Interest in the construction of new ships carrying liquefied natural gas and liquefied petroleum gas has been expressed in recent days, according to brokerage firm Intermodal.
A total of nine LNG Carriers and LPG Carriers agreements were signed last week.
Pollution barrier erected around tanker that ran aground off Kea island
Authorities have placed floating barrier around a small oil tanker than ran aground off the coast of the western Aegean island of Kea while carrying 190 migrants and refugees on Monday.
The Turkish-flagged Dorduncu crashed into rocks on the breakwater at the island's port in gale-force winds in the early hours of Monday, taking on water and sinking partially.
Iran says seized British-flagged tanker 'free' to leave
Iran said on Sept. 23 that a British-flagged oil tanker is "free" to leave more than two months after it was seized in the Gulf.
Iran says Britain might release Grace 1 oil tanker soon
Iran said on Aug. 13 that Britain might free its oil tanker Grace 1 soon, after some documents were exchanged that would help the seized ship's release.
US, allies planning naval escort for Gulf tankers: Pentagon
The United States and its allies are discussing plans to provide naval escorts for oil tankers through the Gulf, a top U.S. general said on July 11 after Iranian military vessels menaced a British tanker.
Iran condemns detention of oil supertanker in Gibraltar
Iran on July 4 condemned the "illegal interception" of one of its oil tankers in Gibraltar where authorities said they suspected it was carrying crude to Syria in violation of EU sanctions.
AFP: Bulgaria Probes 'illegal Sale' of Libyan Tanker
Prosecutors in Bulgaria on Friday opened an investigation into the alleged illegal sale of a Libyan oil tanker, after Libya ordered the seizure of Bulgarian ships entering its ports in retaliation, reported AFP.