Latest News for: Shipowners


Greek and Swedish shipowners weigh in with their own vision for Europe’s emission trading plans

Splash24/7 13 Apr 2021
An alliance of Greek and Swedish shipowners, along with NGO Transport & Environment (T&E), has called on the European Commission to put the polluter pays principle at the core of its emissions trading system (ETS) proposal.

Greek and Swedish shipowners in environmental NGO alliance on EU ETS

Seatrade Maritime News 13 Apr 2021
Greek and Swedish shipowners organisations have formed an unlikely alliance with NGO Transport & Environment to press for a shipping fund as part of the EU Emissions Trading System plans for the industry. The Union of Greek Shipowners (UGS) and the Swedish Shipowners’ ...

Benefits of cabotage policy for submarine cable repairs outweigh shortcomings, says shipowners’ association

The Star 12 Apr 2021
PETALING JAYA. The benefits of Malaysia’s cabotage policy for submarine cable repairs outweigh the shortcomings, especially in terms of protecting the country’s digital sovereignty, says the Malaysia Shipowners’ Association (Masa). Read full story ... .

Sri Lanka seeks compensation from Greek shipowner after major oil spill

Greek City Times 12 Apr 2021
Sri Lanka is seeking compensation for the damage to its environment caused by an oil spill from a Greek cargo ship ... Officials said about 400 to 480 tonnes of fuel had leaked from the ship ... Greek shipowner Iakovos Tsounis passes away aged 97, leaving fortune to the armed forces. Advertisment. .

Leading Greek shipowner John Angelicoussis passes away

Seatrade Maritime News 12 Apr 2021
Shipping is mourning John Angelicoussis, Greece’s largest shipowner, who died in Athens, Saturday 10 April ... One of the world’s largest private shipowners, he had been in critical condition at the Henry Dunant Hospital Center after suffering a heart attack and collapsing in his home, 20 March.

Greek Shipowner Ioannis Aggelicousis, 73, Dies in Athens

The National Herald 11 Apr 2021
ATHENS - Greek shipowner Ioannis Aggelicousis, 73, died ...

Iakovos Tsounis, shipowner, WW II veteran, benefactor, dies at 96

Ekathimerini 10 Apr 2021
Iakovos Tsounis, a shipowner and well-known donor to Greece’s armed forces, who was also the youngest veteran of World War II’s Albanian front, died Saturday. He was 96. “A day of mourning for the armed forces…gratitude and respect for his contribution,” said Defense minister Nikolaos Panagiotopoulos ... Konstantinos Floros ... .

How investors are holding US shipowners to account

Tradewinds 09 Apr 2021
Many US-based shipowners are ...

European Shipowner and Everfuel Develop Hydrogen for New Ship by 2023

The Maritime Executive 09 Apr 2021
Everfuel, an emerging Danish company developing green hydrogen, will collaborate with an unnamed “German-Norwegian shipping company,” to develop the hydrogen supply infrastructure to fuel one of Europe’s first zero-emission shipping solutions. The companies expect the first ship to enter service in 2023 ... ....