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  1. Anchors away

    Posted Aug 19th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... A MEDICINE DEGREE is the basic requirement for anyone who wants to be a doctor, but you don't need a qualification in journalism to be on the anchor desk of a news programme. After all, if you look good on camera, that's all that counts, right? ...

  2. Junk-trip business has wind in its sails

    Posted Feb 19th 2006, 12:00am by Suzanne Dennis

    ... SUZANNE DENNIS For Englishman Garry Smith and his German friend Tobi Doeringer it was one of Hong Kong's key attractions- the sea and islands- that motivated them to establish Saffron Cruises in June last year. Now the fledgling company boasts a flee ...

  3. Shipbreakers lead world

    Posted Mar 26th 2005, 12:00am by Shirish Nadkarni

    ... market for the greater part of 2003, pushing offers for old ships from a mere US$200-US$220 per ldt (light deadweight tonnage) to over the US$400 mark. Their appetite for tankers seemed ... that their scrapyards were full, even as more than half of the 184 plots at Alang, the world's largest ship cemetery on the Indian west coast, remained empty. Initially, Bangladeshi breakers competed ...

  4. Junk crashing all the rage

    Posted Jun 10th 2005, 12:00am by Flora Wu

    ... with Flora Wu The weekend we've all been waiting for is almost here. It's circled on your calendar as the day to get drunk on free beer and to make as much noise as possible without the police being summoned. CitySeen has had a couple of inquire ...

  5. Trade boom prompts plan to revamp ports

    Posted Mar 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Shirish Nadkarni

    ... Reports by Shirish Nadkarni Terminals need to boost their capacity to handle the expected strong growth in container throughput as exports and imports go through the roof IT IS ABOUT 18 months since the affable Captain Tommy Jonsson took over the reins of GAC Shipping Pakistan. 'Ever since I have been here, business has been going through the roof.' Of course, ...

  6. Shipyards sail into rough seas as new orders dry up

    Posted Nov 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... year on year to 29 million dwt, it said. A glut in China's shipping overcapacity is being exacerbated by a recent 67.2 per cent jump to 7.86 million tonnes of completed ships in September ... of built ships that have received firm orders from customers fell from 98.3 per cent in the peak year of 2008 to 70.9 per cent this year, and this is projected to fall to 68 per cent in 2012 ...

  7. Jinhui companies warn of first-quarter profits drop

    Posted May 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Keith Walllis keith.wallis@scmp.com Jinhui Holdings and its dry cargo subsidiary Jinhui Shipping and Transportation warned yesterday that their first-quarter net profits would be significantly worse than in the first quarter last year. Jinhui Shipping, which is 54.77 per cent owned by Jinhui Holdings, saw its share price slump by 12 per cent in morning trade when the Oslo-listed ...

  8. KC Maritime intensifies dry cargo focus

    Posted Nov 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Panamax bulk carriers under an order worth about US$200 million placed with a South Korean shipyard. The ship, the 82,000 deadweight tonne (dwt) Darya Ma, has already left the shipyard on its first revenue-earning voyage bound for Australia to load a cargo of coal. KC Maritime chartered the ship, which has an operating life of 25 to 27 years, for five years to Resource Marine, ...

  9. Judge approves sale of seized cargo ship

    Posted Jan 14th 2011, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... Keith Wallis Admiralty judge Anselmo Reyes yesterday approved the sale of the 1988-built dry bulk cargo ship Admiral T, which was detained by law firm Norton Rose Hong Kong after arriving in Hong Kong on December 28. Advertisements inviting bids for the 40,474 deadweight tonne ship will be placed in newspapers and the details of the vessel will be circulated to prospective buyers. ...

  10. Courage Marine bearish on market

    Posted Dec 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of dry bulk shipping company Courage Marine said. Hsu Chih-chien, the company's chairman, said: 'The main problems in the international bulk shipping market recently are due to the imbalance of supply and demand between the number of vessels and the amount of cargo and increased operating costs, which will not improve until 2012.' Hsu said oversupply of ships would ...




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