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  • MEPs Reject to Monitor NOx Emissions from Shipping 16 april 2014
    Today MEPs voted to reject a proposal to monitor nitrogen oxides (NOx) emissions from shipping, which is set to overtake all land-based sources by 2020. Transport & Environment says EU governments must not waste this unique opportunity to monitor two of the most harmful air pollutants, NOx and sulphur (SOx), as part of the monitoring, […] […]
  • Denmark Ratifies Wreck-Removal Convention 16 april 2014
    The Nairobi International Convention on the Removal of Wrecks will enter into force on 14 April 2015 following the deposit, on 14 April 2014, of an instrument of ratification by Denmark, with the International Maritime Organization (IMO). Among several provisions, the convention will place financial responsibility for the removal of certain hazardous wrecks […]
  • Antwerp Port Readies 96-Hectare Opel Site for Investors 16 april 2014
    Antwerp Port Authority is about to purchase location of the former General Motors production plant, the Opel site. The Port Authority plans to develop the entire 96-hectare site so as to attract manufacturing industry in the heart of this vast maritime complex. Both the size of the site and its location in the heart of Europe’s […] […]


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