Friday 16th Nov, 2018

AUS-Hong Kong free-trade agreement negotiations conclude

The agreement is to be a boost for Australian exporters

Photo: AFP

Police find drugs in container full of bananas, Sydney man arrested

The shipment came from Panama, was intercepted in New Zealand, and police arrested a Sydney man in connection


Wellington skipper fined after ferry grounding

A ferry grounding near Wellington has prompted a safety warning from authorities


DPWA and MUA at loggerheads over enterprise agreement

An issue at Port Botany may have ramifications around the country for DPWA operations


MARITIME INSURANCE & LAW SPECIAL REPORT: Cyber insurance & mitigating risk

Lawyer Nic van der Reyden* recently addressed a Melbourne Shipping Australia breakfast on maritime cybersecurity, mitigating risk and cybersecurity. This article is based upon his presentation

Photo: Dale Crisp

BIMCO adopts bunker clauses ahead of 2020

1 January 2020 looms ever closer for the shipping industry, and the international shipping association has adopted causes around the impending IMO sulphur cap


Shipping association chief sounds warning about threats to global trade

The International Chamber of Shipping chairman has spoken out against the wave of protectionist trade creeping up around the world


Fresh cut flowers and foliage import conditions report released

DAWR released a draft consultation report covering enhanced import conditions for fresh cut flowers and foliage