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Maritime Personality of the month-Capt.Mohamed Zaid, Center for Maritime Studies, Head of Center

From trading vessels that plied the waters of the Indian Ocean to the traditional fishing boats that are still in use today, the sea has always been central to the Maldivian way…

Container Shipping Industry Sees Dramatic Drop in Lost Cargo

The container shipping industry is celebrating a significant victory in its fight to reduce the number of boxes lost at sea. The World Shipping Council (WSC), a major industry group, reports a…

Singapore Port Faces Congestion Chaos: Delays Up to Seven Days, Disruptions Mount

Singapore’s crown jewel, the world’s second-biggest container port, is grappling with severe congestion. Berthing times have skyrocketed to a staggering seven days, with over 450,000 TEU (containers) stuck in limbo by late…

Maldives State Shipping Hit by Service Disruptions

Maldives State Shipping (MSS), the country’s leading shipping company, is facing challenges due to unplanned service disruptions. These disruptions are causing delays in cargo deliveries and raising concerns among customers. Rapid Growth,…

Tugboat Fined MVR 20 Million for Dhiyaneru Reef Damage

The owner of the tugboat AM Adway, Dubai-based Middle East Marine LLC, has been fined over MVR 20 million for damages caused to the Dhiyaneru reef in K. Atoll. Both AM Adway…

Migrant Worker Killed in Boat Accident in Dhangethi

A migrant worker was killed in a boat accident near A.Dh.Dhangethi this morning. The victim, a resident of F. Fiah and a Bangladeshi national, was reportedly fishing in the area when he…

Set Sail for Maritime Glory at TMS Awards

The Maritime Standard has announced the call for entries for the 11th edition of its prestigious awards program. The Maritime Standard Awards, known for its high calibre and distinguished guests, will be…