Council of Ministers prepares IMO coordination; Germany to replace Austria in chair

June 20, 2018 (12:31) IMO

Shipowners warn of loss of propulsion due to global sulphur cap (as they did in 2014)

June 20, 2018 (12:15) emissions IMO sulphur

EC competency claim over IMO greenhouse gas emissions policy rejected by 14 EU Member States

June 18, 2018 (13:30) European Commission emissions IMO

Italian port executives walked out of ESPO conference over 'ignorant' comments by former Brussels Commissioner De Gucht

June 13, 2018 (12:56) European Commission ESPO

EC 'about to take Italy to court' over port authority taxation

June 13, 2018 (12:32) European Commission ports taxation

ECSA hires former regulator

June 11, 2018 (13:50) ecsa shipbreaking

Greek owners call for easing of CO2 reduction targets

June 8, 2018 (14:58) emissions IMO Union of Greek Sh...

Owners, unions, say EC visa code proposal 'would prevent ships from making crew changes in EU ports'

June 8, 2018 (14:45) seafaring ecsa ETF

Shipbreaking: EU owners flag out ahead of entry-into-force of Regulation

June 7, 2018 (12:45) shipbreaking NGO Shipbreaking ...

Bermuda, Switzerland pledge to step up EU tax cooperation as maritime registers scramble to get off 'non-cooperative regimes' list

June 5, 2018 (12:29) taxation Switzerland Bermuda
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