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  • Cosco yards win two orders
    September 23, 2014 3:42:00 PM

    Cosco Dalian Shipyard has secured an order for the first of two options for a module carrier from Dutch shipowner BigRoll Shipping and Cosco Qidong has won an order for a floating accommodation unit.
  • Liner shipping faces Australian competition laws
    September 23, 2014 10:49:00 AM

    A draft Australian government review yesterday recommended against exempting international liner shipping from Australian competition laws.
  • Carrier for demolition runs aground in Taiwan
    September 23, 2014 9:54:00 AM

    A Mongolia-flagged cargo carrier Aviva Cairo ran aground off the southeast coast of Taiwan last week while being towed from Manila, Philippines, to Thailand for scrapping.
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