In Eleni Shipping Limited v Transgrain Shipping BV (The Eleni P), Steamship Mutual informs that the Commercial Court considered an appeal under section 69 of the Arbitration Act 1996 by Owners of an award in which the Tribunal rejected Owners’ claim for hire to be paid by Charterers during the period for which the vessel was detained by pirates in the Arabian Sea.
The Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency Dakuku Peterside, called the Nigerian judicial system to make sure that dispute resolution on maritime cases are treated urgently. He emphasized that the poor dispute resolution mechanism on maritime cases is keeping investors away from Nigeria.
According to the report, cyber, autonomous shipping and piracy risks are the current major concerns for the industry as economic pressures challenge budgets. 85 large ships lost worldwide in 2016, down 50% over a decade. Top losses were reported in South China and Southeast Asia and now East Mediterranean region is considered as the top incident hotspot.
The recently released Hollywood movie, Captain Phillips, held its Dutch premiere in a very special way. At the same time as the film was being shown in the Tuschinski theatre in Amsterdam, the movie was also being screened on the flight deck of the EU Naval Force flagship, HNLMS Johan de Witt during their during logistics visit to Muscat, Oman.
We know that it is Hollywood, but as the new blockbuster, Captain Phillips , premieres around the globe, MPHRP asks movie goers to remember that it is based on a true story involving real life seafarers.
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