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In Vinmar Overseas (Singapore) Pte Ltd v PTT International Trading Pte Ltd [2018] 2 SLR 1271, the SCA overruled at least four of its own previous judgments given over 20 years.

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Malaysia govt vessel, Greek carrier collide in Singapore waters

Malaysia govt vessel, Greek carrier collide in Singapore waters

An MPA spokesman said there were no reports of an oil leak. MPA is investigating the incident.

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Salvage, reward and treasure

In Nov 2018, the government presented a bill in Parliament which proposes among other things to implement the 1989 Salvage Convention in virtually every respect.

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Where is justice best served?

In IM Skaugen SE and another v MAN Diesel & Turbo SE and another [2018] SGHC 123, the SHC held that the availability of the SICC favoured Singapore as the more appropriate forum to hear the dispute.

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Mediation of maritime disputes aided by Singapore Convention

Mediation’s path toward being a primary dispute resolution mode has been made easier by the recent adoption in Dec 2018 by the UNGA of the 'Singapore Convention'.

The Prognosis for 2019

To stay competitive, Singapore intends to establish itself as a key financing node in Asia by making available sources of financing in addition to the 20 major banks already doing so.

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ADV: Adjunct Research Position at the NUS Centre for Maritime Law

ADV: Adjunct Research Position at the NUS Centre for Maritime Law

Join us on a journey towards excellence in teaching and research.

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[GBR] UKSC clarifies burden of proof under Hague Rules for cargo damage

In Volcafe v Compania Sud Americana De Vapores [2018] UKSC 61, the UKSC overturned a long-standing decision of The Glendarroch [1894] P 226 to rule that the burden of proof lies on the carrier to show that he had acted “properly and carefully” and had not been negligent in delivering the goods.

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Key changes in the proposed amendments to China Maritime Code

This article will outline a few proposed amendments which are significant from the perspective of a foreign shipowner.

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[GBR] Effect of changing sanctions regime on sanctions exclusion clauses

Mamanochet Mining Limited v Aegis Managing Agency Limited and Others [2018] EWHC 2643 (Comm) highlights the significant potential for conflict between EU and US sanctions regimes following the US withdrawal from the JCPOA.

The “Long Bright” [2018] SGHC 216

Admiralty and Shipping — practice and procedure of action in rem
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The “Swiber Concorde” [2018] SGHC 197

Admiralty and Shipping — Practice and procedure of action in rem

Admiralty and Shipping — Practice and procedure of action in rem
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