Greek-owned fleet now 53% of EU fleet

August 7, 2019 (13:11) European Commission taxation Greece

Dutch Government to amend tonnage tax law

July 29, 2019 (14:06) state aid taxation Netherlands

EC to update rules on animal by-product transport

July 24, 2019 (15:22) European Commission

*updated* Lifejacket failures trigger EU IMO push for higher standards and equipment phase out

July 24, 2019 (14:54) IMO marine equipment

*updated* Euroports takeover notification under Brussels microscope

July 24, 2019 (14:37) European Commission Euroports

*updated* PSA Antwerp and Antwerp Gateway let off the hook: Brussels dismisses Katoen Natie state aid complaint

July 24, 2019 (14:31) European Commission state aid DG COMP

DPRK maritime authority handing out 'false documentation' for vessel owners

July 24, 2019 (11:50) sanctions DPRK

European Commission president-designate lays groundwork for emissions trading proposal

July 16, 2019 (10:36) European Commission emissions IMO

Recognition of third country seafarers: final text

July 15, 2019 (14:12) European Commission

*updated* Brazil / Argentina cabotage liberalisation includes continental shelf

July 15, 2019 (13:04) Brazil Argentina
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