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Ease of Doing Business: Amaechi, maritime stakeholders meet on implementation of Executive Order 1- Photos

  |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: As part of efforts to engender Ease of Doing Business  in the Nigerian maritime sector, the Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Rotimi Amaechi and maritime stakeholders as met on how to make implementation of Executive Order I a success for the benefit of the Nigerian economy, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Amaechi, Chief Executive Officers and Chairmen of the ...

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Judiciary key to development of blue economy- Peterside

    .Agency committed to continuous collaboration to grow Maritime sector  |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has stated that the Agency is taking deliberate steps to work with the Judiciary and other arms of Government to reposition Nigeria’s maritime industry, by providing necessary updates on information and law ...

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Blue economy: NIMASA awards staff, operators to promote professionalism, industry growth

.MAERSK, GAC, CHARKINS Others Bag NIMASA Achievement Awards .As agency awards its staff to promote professionalism In recognition of the numerous contributions of Stakeholders to the growth and development of the maritime sector in Nigeria, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) bestowed awards on outstanding maritime companies; Maersk Nigeria Limited, Gulf Agency Company (GAC) Nigeria Ltd, Charkins Maritime ...

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NIMASA-sponsored phase one of NSDP sea time training- Photo

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NSDP: NIMASA kick-starts first phase of fully-sponsored on-board sea-time training for 239 cadets in Egypt, UK

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, has commenced the first phase of fully-sponsored on-board sea-time training for 239 cadets in Egypt and United Kingdom, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The Director-General, NIMASA, Dr. Dakuku Peterside, disclosed this during a flag-off ceremony held in Lagos for 150 Nigerian Seafarers Development Programme (NSDP) Cadets who are bound for Arab Academy ...

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NIMASA Institutes Essay Competition to Commemorate World Maritime Day

    (TRADE NEWSWIRE): As part of activities marking the 2017 World Maritime Day Celebration, the Management of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has approved the institution of an essay competition to commemorate the event, TRADE NEWSWIRE repoports. In a statement obtained by TRADE NEWSWIRE from the Head of Corporate Communications, NIMASA, Isichei Osamgbi,the essay competition titled “Connecting ...

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NIMASA-Stakeholders’ Communiqué for investment-friendly regulatory activities to achieve blue economy

  NIMASA shall create enabling environment for shipping investment Facilitate disbursement of Cabotage Vessel Financing Fund (CVFF) NIMASA to provide sea time berths for NSDP cadets NIMASA to pursue Maritime Administration (MARAD) mandates To battle against piracy and other criminal activities in Nigerian waters To create regime of concessions and policy initiatives for stakeholders’ benefit To launch Zero tolerance programme ...

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NIMASA DG graces African Day of the Seas and Oceans celebration- Photos

   

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World Seafarers day: No maritime sector without seafarers- NIMASA DG

  .Peterside assures seafarers of better working condition . Your challenges are our challenges, just as your successes are our successes- Peterside (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, (NIMASA) has joined the rest of the world in commemorating the International Day of the Seafarer with the Director-General, Dr. Dakuku Peterside, averring that there can be no maritime ...

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Knowledge transfer: NIMASA set to aid Ghana’s maritime capacity development

  .Peterside justifies essence of AAMA Chairmanship (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) is set to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Ghana Maritime Authority (GMA) in order to improve the latter’s maritime development capacity through knowledge transfer, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The Chairman of the Association of African Maritime Administrations (AAMA) and Director-General of ...

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We will continue to open maritime investment windows of opportunity- Peterside

.Nigerian Chamber of Shipping commends NIMASA’s strides in industry (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has restated that the Agency is committed to ensuring the viability of the maritime sector to encourage domestic and foreign investors in Nigeria’s maritime industry, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. In a statement obtained by TRADE ...

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NIMASA backs FG on establishment of Maritime University

(TRADE NEWSWIRE): The attention of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has been drawn to speculations in a section of the media and a Press Statement from the Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) to the effect that the Agency is opposed to the establishment of the Maritime University at Okerenkoko, in Warri South West Local Government Area of Delta ...

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NIMASA reopens earlier sealed jetties, port facilities for operations after partial compliance with ISPS Code

    (TRADE ENWSWIRE): Following their partial compliance and written commitments to remedy all identified deficiencies of the International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) Code, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has reopened three jetties and port facilities recently closed, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. In a statement obtained by TRADE NEWSWIRE from a World-renowned First-rate Public Relations Professional ...

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Time for thanksgiving: Riverians beloveth Dr. Dakuku Peterside of NIMASA clocks 46 graciously

(TRADE NEWSWIRE): It was on March 20, 2016 that a news broke with the headline: Peterside escapes death as unknown gunmen shoot orderly in Rivers State, in view of this, it was only the grace of God on Dr. Dakuku Peterside, that made it possible for him to turn 46 years on earth on 31st December, 2016, all in the ...

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Peterside pledges to reposition NIMASA -Interview

(TRADE NEWSWIRE): Peterside pledges to reposition NIMASA -Interview

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Dubai sponsors $3bn airports finance deal

  Dubai’s two international airports are set for a capacity-boosting, capex-fueled expansion that will enable them to serve up to 146 million passengers by 2025, due largely to a proposed initial $3 billion financing deal announced today (November 1) by its government. Already, Dubai International Airport (DXB) is the world’s largest international airport at 78 million passengers in 2015, with ...

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NIMASA appoints Messrs Snecou as Revenue Consultant, to get 13% share of targeted $20m generated monthly

  .Messrs Snecou to collect 15% of newly discovered revenue streams .Messrs Snecou to recover NIMASA’s $5bn from debtors .Debt recovery/ revenue generation contract not awarded to Chairman of APC in Rivers State .Bureau of Public Procurement nods appointment of Messrs Snecou on debt recovery with ‘Certificate of No Objection’ given to NIMASA .Parastatals Tenders Board (PTB) of NIMASA approves ...

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Marketing: Nigeria remains African hub for maritime trade- Peterside

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): As part of efforts to market and attract maritime investments into the country, the Director-General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has described the country as the African hub for maritime trade, TRADE NEWSWIRWE reports. In a statement obtained by TRADE NEWSWIRE from a World-renowned First rate Public Relations Professional and Head of ...

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‘Nigeria has lost a legal icon from Niger Delta’! Peterside laments as he mourns Justice Niki Tobi

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): “Nigeria has lost a great son. For us in the Niger Delta, this is an irreparable loss because the great Justice Tobi served humanity diligently and selflessly, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. “We will always remember him for his invaluable interventions and wise counsel. Nigerians will also miss his wide knowledge of legal principles, both as a teacher and ...

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Obasanjo, Amaechi canvass for private participation to stem corruption, aid development in maritime sector

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The former President of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo and the Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, have canvassed for private sector’s participation and stemming of corruption as the way forward for the development of maritime sector in Nigeria, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Obasanjo and Amaechi made this clarion call at a 2-Day Stakeholders’ Conference on the Maritime Industry organised ...

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Maritime security: NIMASA, Navy, Army restrategise on co-operation to fight piracy in Nigerian waters

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA); the Nigerian Navy and the Nigerian Army have restrategised and intensified co-operation on maritime security in the Nigerian waters so as to put a stop to the rising cases of pirate attacks in the Gulf of Guinea, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The development was a fall-out of separate working visits ...

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Dubai receives over 14.2m overnight visitors

Dubai welcomed over 14.2 million overnight visitors in 2015, recording a strong 7.5 per cent increase over 2014, according to annual figures released by Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism). The figure was double the United Nations World Travel Organisation’s (UNWTO) projected 3-4 per cent global travel growth for the same period. Dubai Tourism said the emirate’s ...

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