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  1. Business - Economy - SHIPPING

    Maritime bureau aims to shore up Hong Kong's role as shipping hub

    Posted Feb 17th 2014, 04:47am by Charlotte So

    ... Charlotte So charlotte.so@scmp.com New government maritime department will provide one-stop shop focusing on shipping services in order to compete with Singapore Bureau to shore up city's sea hub role The Hong Kong government plans to set up an inter-departmental body to provide a one-stop shop for the maritime sector, which has steadily lost ground to Singapore ...

  2. Business - Companies - SHIPPING

    Chairwoman Sabrina Chao steers Wah Kwong Maritime past rocky shoals

    Posted Mar 07th 2014, 11:48am by Charlotte So

    ... is an international financial centre as well as a base for shipowners, so it can be a shipping finance hub like London, she said. Chao believes Hong Kong can compete with an ascendant Singapore, especially ...

  3. Business - Companies - SHIPPING

    Ship manager Wallem sets up Singapore unit as business booms

    Posted Jan 11th 2013, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... Keith Wallis keith.wallis@scmp.com New ship management and broking operations will allow HK base to expand, says director Wallem sets up Singapore unit as business booms Burgeoning growth in specialist ship management services is leading Hong Kong-based Wallem Group to open its first ship management and broking operation in Singapore. Captain Deepak Honawar, a director of Wallem ...

  4. Business - China Business - SHIPPING

    Hong Kong port loses out to bigger berths in Shenzhen

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 01:24am by Charlotte So

    ... of Singapore-listed HPH Trust, said it had been talking to CMA CGM and MSC on how to improve their productivity. He said the P3 members were all "adequately served" in Hong Kong. The P3 shipping ...

  5. Business - Companies - SHIPPING

    Shipping industry set to emerge from five-year downturn

    Posted Feb 08th 2014, 05:12am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Singapore Dry cargo ships likely to see strongest recovery after a slump caused by years of overcapacity Shipping to emerge from downturn The shipping industry is poised to emerge from its longest downturn in three decades, buoyed by an end to years of overcapacity that have depressed freight rates since the end of a shipping boom in 2008. Dry cargo ships are likely ...

  6. Business - Companies - SHIPPING

    Beijing's help sought for Hong Kong trade deal with Asean

    Posted Oct 30th 2013, 03:31am by Anita Lam

    ... Nations had agreed to pursue free-trade talks with Hong Kong. But instead of making Hong Kong a member of the established China-Asean network, the 10 nations- including Singapore ...

  7. Business - Companies - SHIPPING

    Gnanalingam joins billionaires' ranks

    Posted Oct 04th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Singapore Gnanalingam joins billionaires' ranks Westports executive chairman G. Gnanalingam has become a billionaire as the main operator at one of Malaysia's biggest ports sells shares. Gnanalingam and his family will reduce their stake in Westports to 46.8 per cent from 60 per cent previously, according to the company's prospectus. Their stake ...

  8. News - Asia - SHIPPING

    US$500 million Chinese-built port for megaships opens in Sri Lanka

    Posted Aug 05th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... supply routes. The massive terminal in Colombo is located midway on the lucrative east-west sea route and has facilities on a par with Singapore and Dubai. The Colombo International Container ... Masakorala, a former secretary general of the Singapore-based Asian Shippers' Council. "Through this investment, China is also securing the safety and efficiency of their main supply ...

  9. Business - China Business - SHIPPING

    New orders threaten dry-bulk recovery

    Posted Jul 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Singapore New orders threaten dry-bulk recovery A flood of orders for new vessels and slower growth in Chinese demand for commodities could derail a recovery in dry bulk shipping, industry leaders warn, keeping freight rates low and threatening a further shake-out among shipping firms. As dry cargo shipping rates recover from 14-year lows touched in March, ...

  10. Business - Money - SHIPPING

    US funds bet on Asia for shipping recovery

    Posted Jul 04th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Singapore US funds bet on Asia for strong shipping recovery United States private equity and investment funds are betting Asia's shipping industry, hit by a restructuring wave that has already swept Europe and the US, is the best spot to ride a recovery from the industry's worst downturn in three decades. Sturdy commodity demand growth and slower new ship ...




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