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Merchant ship with 22 Indians on board released by pirates

Merchant ship with 22 Indians on board released by pirates

Good news for the families of the 22 Indians on board the merchant ship that went missing off the Benin coast. External Affairs minister Sushma Swaraj tweets, "I am happy to inform you that Merchant Ship Marine Express with 22 Indian nationals on board has been released." The oil tanker with 22 Indians onboard went missing off the Benin coast in the Gulf of Guinea near West Africa, the Ministry of External Affairs had said yesterday. The missing merchant vessel is owned by  Mumbai-based ..., 2 months ago
Business Standard

Missing oil tanker with 22 Indians aboard released: Sushma

An oil tanker with 22 Indians on board that went missing off Benin coast in the Gulf of Guinea near West Africa on Saturday that was believed to have been hijacked by pirates has been released, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Tuesday."I am ...
 Prokerala2 months ago All 22 Indians onboard safe as pirates free oil tanker along with cargo  Business Standard2 months ago Tanker with 22 Indians missing in West Africa  DNA2 months ago Oil tanker with 22 Indians missing off Africa`s west coast; `all efforts on`, says MEA, sets up helpline  Zee News2 months ago

Indian mission in Nigeria monitoring missing merchant ship with 22 sailors onboard; MEA sets up helpline

The Indian mission in Abuja is in touch with authorities in Nigeria and Benin about a ship carrying 22 Indians believed to have gone missing in the Gulf of Guinea, the External Affairs Ministry has said.
 DNA2 months ago Nigeria assures help in finding Indians on missing ship  Prokerala2 months ago Efforts being made to locate missing ship off Africa: India  Prokerala2 months ago
State Times

Oil tanker with 22 Indian sailors released by pirates

New Delhi/Mumbai: An oil tanker with 22 Indians on board that went missing off the coast of Benin in West Africa on February 1 has been found, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said today. All the crew members, released by pirates after four days, are ...
 State Times2 months ago

S Korea deploys warship to Ghana after pirates kidnap sailors

South Korea has deployed an anti-piracy warship to the sea off Ghana after three South Korean sailors were kidnapped by pirates, Seoul's foreign ministry said today.The 500-tonne Marine 711 with about 40 Ghanaian and three South Korean sailors was boarded by ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago
Business Standard

Exim Bank extends $500 mn loan facility to 15-nation group in Africa

The Export-Import Bank (Exim Bank) today said it will provide a USD 500 million credit facility to ECOWAS Bank for Investment and Development (EBID) to fund various development projects in the western-south Africa.The line of credit of USD 500 million to EBID ...
 Business Standard4 weeks ago

India's April-Jan non-basmati rice exports jump 34 percent

MUMBAI (Reuters) - India's non-basmati rice exports during April-January jumped 34 percent from a year earlier to 7.02 million tonnes as Bangladesh, Benin and Sri Lanka raised purchases, a government body said.
 Business Standard1 month ago
Money Control

India soybean imports at record as domestic supply tightens: Sources

Traders have signed deals to sell up to 100,000 tonnes of soybeans to India since December, shipping mainly from the African countries of Ethiopia and Benin with which the South Asian nation has concessional import duty agreements.
 Money Control1 month ago

22 Indian sailors onboard oil tanker rescued

[India], Feb 6 (ANI): At least 22 Indian sailors, who were onboard the oil tanker, Marine Express, have been rescued, confirmed External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj. The EAM took to Twitter and wrote. "I am happy to inform that Merchant Ship (oil ...
 Sify2 months ago Twenty-Two Indian sailors onboard oil tanker rescued  catchnews.com2 months ago

UN in talks on peacekeeper failings in C Africa

The United Nations is in talks with countries that contribute peacekeepers to its mission in the Central African Republic after an investigation found their response to attacks last year fell short, a UN spokesman today.A special investigation led by a ...
 Business Standard2 months ago
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