Costa Cruises celebrates the 70th anniversary of the Italian Republic

Genoa - To mark the 70th anniversary of the birth of the Italian Republic, Costa Cruises is staging a series of events in celebration of Italian style and excellence on board its ships, which all fly the Tricolore (Italy’s national flag).


Two new launches in Vietnam: DIS flies the italian flag in southeast Asia / GALLERY

Rome - Cielo di Capri and Cielo di Hanoi are both 39,000 dwt Handysize Product Tankers, 184 metres long and 27.4 metres wide, with the only difference being that the first is an Ice Class.


RINA announces definitive agreement for the acquisition of 100% of Edif Group

Genoa - Rina S.p.A has purchased the Edif Group, which includes the ERA engineering consultancy and the NDE testing, inspection and certification business.


Greek port workers plan 48-hour walkout against privatisations

Athens - Greek port workers will walk off the job on Thursday for 48 hours to protest against the sale of the country’s two biggest ports, which Athens has promised to international lenders in exchange for much-needed bailout loans.


India to boost Iran port project, links to Afghanistan

Beirut - The route is currently all-but blocked by Pakistan, long at odds politically with India.

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