Singapore authorities have uncovered a corrupt practice in the local bunkering industry and charges have been pressed against a Singaporean bunker clerk.

Singapore’s homegrown bunker tanker owner and operator Sinanju Tankers Holdings has entered into a shipmanagement collaboration agreement with Japan’s Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL) to manage one of the initial two LNG bunker tankers to be deployed in Singapore waters.

Singapore’s Sembcorp Marine (Sembmarine) has landed its first ever contract to design and construct a large LNG bunker tanker for Japan’s Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL).

LNG containment systems specialist GTT has created a Digital Hub of Excellence in Singapore and launched specialised programs in Maritime Business Process Digitalisation, Smart Shipping and Smart Ports.

Singapore’s Police Coast Guard (PCG) has arrested 11 men for their suspected involvement in an illegal transaction of marine gas oil (MGO).

A collision on Saturday between a Greek-registered bulk carrier and a Malaysian government vessel in disputed territorial waters has reignited politcal tensions between Singapore and Malaysia over an ongoing sovereignty claim of sea borders.

In 2018 the value of the Greek fleet increased by over $5bn to break the $100bn milestone, ensuring Greek shipowners continue to run not only the world largest fleet but also the most valuable.

Britannia P&I Club has been granted an underwriting license for its Singapore branch.

Safety and survival equipment specialist Survitec has opened its largest service and distribution hub globally in Singapore.

Insurer QBE has announced the transition of QBE International Markets (QIMS) to QBE Singapore to further strengthen and streamline its business operations.

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