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Quarantine questioned as Japan woman tests positive after leaving ship

Quarantine questioned as Japan woman tests positive after leaving ship

Japan on Sunday confirmed that a woman who tested negative and disembarked from the coronavirus-stricken Diamond Princess cruise ship later tested positive, raising questions about the effectiveness of the quarantine ...

Three more coronavirus cases found on Japan cruise ship

Three more coronavirus cases found on Japan cruise ship

Three more people on a cruise ship off Japan have tested positive for the new coronavirus, bringing the number aboard to 64, the government said Saturday, with passengers facing a two-week quarantine.

Fath al-Khair ship completes its fourth trip

Fath al-Khair ship completes its fourth trip

The Fath al-Khair ship has completed its voyage in its fourth trip and arrived at the last station, Corfu island in Greece where it was accorded a reception.

Iran tanker in limbo off Gibraltar as US issues warrant

Iran tanker in limbo off Gibraltar as US issues warrant

A last-minute US warrant to seize an Iranian tanker preparing to leave Gibraltar after weeks of detention cast doubt over its departure on Saturday, prolonging a diplomatic spat between Tehran, London and Washington.

Gibraltar decides to free seized Iranian tanker, paving way for ship swap

Gibraltar decides to free seized Iranian tanker, paving way for ship swap

Gibraltar decided on Thursday to free the Iranian oil tanker Grace 1, detained off the British overseas territory six weeks ago by Royal Marines, paving the way for a possible swap for a British-flagged tanker seized by Iran ...

UK calls seizure of ship a ‘hostile act’; Iran releases video of capture

UK calls seizure of ship a ‘hostile act’; Iran releases video of capture

Britain denounced the Iranian seizure of a British-flagged oil tanker in the Gulf as a ‘hostile act’ on Saturday, rejecting Tehran's explanation that it had seized the vessel because it had been involved in an accident.

Tourists panic as cruise ship slams into Venice wharf

Tourists panic as cruise ship slams into Venice wharf

Tourists ran for their lives in Venice Sunday as a massive cruise ship lost control, crashing into the wharf and hitting a luxury sightseeing boat after suffering an engine failure.

12-metre ship aims to be first to cross Atlantic without a crew

12-metre ship aims to be first to cross Atlantic without a crew

Final preparations are underway for a 12-metre-long ship to set sail from Canada and attempt the world's first transatlantic crossing without a crew.

Ship arrives with 50,700 metric tonnes of barley

Ship arrives with 50,700 metric tonnes of barley

QTerminals on Monday announced that it has received the ship MV Mirela, carrying 50,700 metric tonnes of barley.

Qatargas achieves milestone with 10,000th ship loading by RLTO

Qatargas achieves milestone with 10,000th ship loading by RLTO

Qatargas has announced that Qatargas Ras Laffan Terminal Operations (RLTO) has safely loaded the 10,000th cargo shipment of non-LNG product in the Ras Laffan Industrial City (RLIC).

Libya warns of consequences as migrants refuse to leave ship

Libya warns of consequences as migrants refuse to leave ship

The refusal by dozens of migrants to leave a cargo ship off Libya is a ‘dangerous mutiny’ that can encourage more of such behaviour in the future, an official in the strife-torn country's navy warned on Saturday.

Malta will take in migrant rescue ship, says Italy

Malta will take in migrant rescue ship, says Italy

Malta will let the rescue ship Lifeline dock after Italy refused it entry, ending the vessel's near week-long wait in the Mediterranean with more than 230 migrants on board, Italy's prime minister said on Tuesday.