Fincantieri: 2 cruise ships for China with an option for additional 4

Trieste - Fincantieri, China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) and Carnival Corporation & plc signed a binding Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) for the construction of two cruise ships, with an option for additional 4, the first units of the kind ever built in China for the Chinese market.


Fincantieri’s commitment to grow in Australia

Trieste - A company delegation in Sydney to support the tender for the SEA 5000 programme.


Platts revamps Brent oil benchmark for first time in a decade

London - Platts said on Monday it would add Norway’s Troll to the basket of four British and Norwegian crude grades which it already uses to assess dated Brent from Jan 1. 2018.


Fincantieri and Ferretti announce a cooperation agreement

Abu Dhabi - Fincantieri and Ferretti Group announced that they have reached a cooperation agreement with the goal of developing commercial and industrial synergies between the two Italian companies, world leaders in their respective markets.


Vietnamese sailor killed, 7 abducted in Philippine pirate attack

Manila - Gunmen in southern Philippine waters killed one crewman of a Vietnamese vessel and abducted seven in what appeared to be the latest attack by pirates in the area.

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