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2010-05-17 10:33:00

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, May 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading international shipping line, MISC Berhad ("MISC"), and one of the world's largest independent energy trading companies, the Vitol Group ("Vitol"), today signed a Sale and Purchase Agreement via their respective subsidiaries whereby MISC's wholly-owned subsidiary, MTTI Sdn Bhd ("MTTI"), acquires 50% of the shares in VTTI B.V. ("VTTI"), currently a wholly-owned subsidiary of Vitol, for a price of US $735 million, subject to price...

2009-06-01 01:00:00

Popular AmosConnect Crew service supports MISC's crew-retention program BETHESDA, MD, June 1 /PRNewswire/ - Stratos Global Corporation, the leading global provider of advanced mobile and fixed-site remote communications solutions, today announced it has been selected by its long-time customer MISC Berhad to provide a customized crew-communications solution for its entire fleet of more than 100 merchant vessels. Stratos is deploying an MISC-branded version of its AmosConnect Crew...

2008-10-06 00:00:30

KUALA LUMPUR: The Somali pirates who hijacked the two MISC tankers in the Gulf of Aden sought the services of an English- speaking schoolteacher to help them with ransom negotiations. The pirates, who spoke no English, took several days to sail the MT Bunga Melati Dua to their hideout. It was the same routine when the pirates, armed with handguns, AK- 47 assault rifles and rocket-propelled grenades, hijacked a second MISC ship, MT Bunga Melati Lima, 10 days later. After the...

2008-09-29 14:41:11

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/96d3e6/misc_berhad_oil) has announced the addition of the "MISC Berhad Oil & Gas Company Report: Profile Includes Information about Company's Assets across the Oil & Gas Value Chain" report to their offering. This report is an essential source for data, analysis and strategic insight into this company. The report provides key information relating to oil and gas assets of the company and financial, SWOT and value...

2008-09-15 03:00:25

By James S MISC BHD - CRUISER OF THE HIGH SEAS MISC, the largest shipping company in the country, is the biggest listed company owned by Petronas, with a 62% stake. With another 17% held by the Employees Provident Fund (EPF), MISC is a tightly held institutional stock. MISC owns and operates the world's largest liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier fleet, mainly to service Petronas contracts. It also owns the second-largest Aframax tanker fleet in the world. In total, the shipper has...

2008-09-15 03:00:25

By Johannes Ridu TAN SRI MOHD HASSAN Marican, president and chief executive of Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas), seemed a bit agitated when he met the Press recently to announce the national oil company's 2008 financial results. And who can blame him? For one, everyone, from the man-in-the street to politicians, is berating him for what he terms as `unfair' criticisms following June's sharp hike in fuel pump prices. There were also calls for Petronas to be more `transparent'. Are these...

2008-08-22 09:00:20

Authorities investigated a report Friday of a casualty aboard one of three ships hijacked this week near the Somalia coast. The ship, a Malaysia tanker, was reported grabbed by pirates Tuesday in the Gulf of Aden between Somalia and Yemen. Officials said they couldn't confirm the casualty, said to be a Filipino, but the rest of the crew was reported safe, Bernama, the Malaysian news agency, reported. Two other ships, an Iranian cargo vessel and a Japanese-operated tanker, were hijacked...

2008-07-08 00:00:24

Research and Markets Laura Wood Senior Manager press@researchandmarkets.com Fax from USA: 646-607-1907 Fax from rest of the world: +353-1-481-1716 Logo: http://www.researchandmarkets.com Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/ e22d9c/global_lng_tanker) has announced the addition of the "Global LNG Tanker Industry To 2012 Investment Opportunities, Analysis and Forecasts of All Active and Planned LNG Tankers" report to their offering. Summary:...


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