The fire-hit Yantian Express containership has arrived at Port of Freeport, Bahamas and berthed on 4 February, going through fire inspection and decontamination.

The Bahamas Maritime Authority (BMA)’s new office at Nishi-Shinbashi in the heart of the Minato district in Tokyo was inaugurated by the Deputy Prime Minister of the Bahamas, the Honorable Peter Turnquest.

Bahri has revealed that it plans to register all of its 37 VLCCs under the flag of Saudi Arabia by the end of 2017. 

The United States Coast Guard (USCG) was called on yesterday to fight a container fire on a barge off the Bahamas.