Damen Shipyards Galati in Romania has launched the second of two 80-metre ice class Ro-Pax ferries - the MV Legionnaire.
The naming was performed by Lori Anne Companion, Deputy Minister at the Department of Transportation and Work
Strategic Marine, a leading specialist shipbuilder in Asia, has launched the Shanna, its first of two 45-metre ro-pax catamarans to the National Ferries Company of Oman.
The vessel is the first of its kind built by Strategic at it
Nineteen people have been rescued out of about 30 believed to be on an Egyptian ferry that collided with another ferry and broke apart, officials said on Saturday, a day after the accident.
The two craft hit each other near Rashid city in
Two Nile river passenger ferries collided on Friday in northern Egypt, with up to 38 people feared missing when one boat broke in half and the other overturned, security and ambulance sources said.
They said at least a dozen people survive