A total of 18 ships, including 11 cargo vessels from the same fleet, changed to non-Russian flags last month, maritime consultancy Windward Ltd. found.
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The ships engaging in dark activity include vessels connected to big corporations and multinational shipping firms, as well as small businesses.
Authorities in the city on Sunday reported 1,347 coronavirus infections and said more than 3,400 confirmed patients were receiving treatment.
To comply with the measure, owners and managers have had to reroute ships, delaying shipments and crew changes.
Moguls from Thailand’s Dhanin Chearavanont to the Philippines’ Lance Gokongwei are either plowing millions of dollars directly into promising companies or setting up venture capital funds.
The grounding highlighted the fragility of a global network of markets and economies that takes for granted the flow of goods through it.
Though the city has thus far been relatively unscathed the city has encountered more waves than most other places and is entering its fourth round of stop-start restrictions.
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