Baltic Sea

2018 September 7

14:52 Kimmo Naski elected as the new Chairman of the Baltic Ports Organization
13:50 Financing and port investments on the agenda at the Baltic Ports Conference 2018

2018 July 11

11:29 Tallink installs innovative wireless trackers on vessels to provide passengers with best network coverage on the Baltic Sea

2018 June 19

12:28 HELCOM Heads of Delegation approve Baltic Sea Action Plan update process and welcome new HELCOM Chair

2018 June 7

11:52 EUSBSR annual forum in Tallinn addressed Baltic Sea environmental challenges

2018 May 30

13:26 Rescue forces of Russia, Poland and Lithuania took part in SAR-2018 international exercise

2018 May 22

11:26 Baltic icebreaking season 2017-2018 ends

2018 May 16

14:48 Finland considers it necessary to extend agreement with Russia on cooperation in icebreaker assistance

2018 April 28

13:33 Arctia’s icebreakers assisted navigation in the Baltic Sea for a total of 447 icebreaking days in 2017

2018 April 13

12:51 HELCOM shares insight on cross-sectoral cooperation to reach the SDGs in the Baltic Sea

2018 January 31

12:15 Megastar carries over 2 million passengers in its first year

2017 December 12

10:08 Russia and Finland to cooperate in icebreaker assistance during 2017-2018 winter navigation season (photo)

2017 October 17

16:49 Viking Line donates EUR 40,000 for protection of the Baltic Sea

2017 October 12

16:07 Finnpilot Pilotage Ltd joins the One Sea autonomous maritime ecosystem
15:29 XIX "Baltic Sea Day" International Environmental Forum will be organized in St. Petersburg on 22–23 March, 2018

2017 July 14

17:53 First version of the HELCOM ‘State of the Baltic Sea’ report is now available

2017 June 26

12:56 Upcoming State of the Baltic Sea report to be in focus in the 2018 HELCOM Ministerial Meeting

2017 June 16

18:11 Blue Baltics project evaluated in Europe

2017 May 30

18:11 Arctia announces the end of the Baltic icebreaking season 2016-2017

2017 May 2

16:18 Seminar dedicated to development of PRFs for sewage in Baltic ports held in Denmark
10:53 WMU joins Baltic Sea Region LNG Competence Centre at Go LNG Conference

2017 April 3

15:20 Arctia’s turnover in 2016 amounted to EUR 60.7 million

2017 March 27

14:11 BPO Seminar on Development of Port Reception Facilities for Sewage in Baltic ports to be held on April 25’17
10:30 UN targets and regional cooperation discussed in the Baltic Sea Day in Russia

2016 December 21

13:16 Unified scheme approved for involving Russian and Finnish icebreakers under agreement on interaction in icebreaker assistance in the Baltic Sea (photo)

2016 November 16

16:39 Regular meeting of Baltic Sea ports representatives held in Helsinki

2016 November 9

12:54 HELCOM State and Conservation Working Group convenes in Tallinn

2016 November 1

14:39 Expert forecasts the number of LNG powered vessels in the Baltic region to triple totaling 250 by 2019

2016 October 27

11:00 Clean-up of toxic waste site Krasnyi Bor discussed by HELCOM

2016 October 26

10:17 Riga Port VTS Centre takes part in the development of a uniform system for obtaining information from ships in the Baltic Sea region

2016 October 25

09:35 Russian LNG projects are implemented under unfavorable market conditions – expert

2016 October 19

16:49 New HELCOM assessment on networks of marine protected areas

2016 October 6

16:33 Pollution response on Baltic shores gets refined
16:07 Rapid fall in SOx emissions observed at the HELCOM meeting in Tallinn

2016 September 22

10:44 Unified ship reporting system do be developed in the Baltic Sea

2016 September 19

15:55 Cruise passengers rated Tallinn to be the second most attractive cruise destination in the Baltic Sea region

2016 September 13

15:08 Baltic Ports Conference underscore Baltic as a model region for green ports

2016 August 4

12:15 Rosmorport’s Kaliningrad Department participates in international exercises on search and rescue of people in the Baltic Sea

2016 June 17

16:16 BPO report examines SECA regulation impact on the shipping sector in the Baltic region
09:51 Gazprom says laying of pipes under Nord Stream 2 project will begin in 2017

2016 May 26

17:30 Turku hosts the ninth Baltic Sea Region Forum

2016 May 24

13:29 Introduction of Tier-III standard will increase ship owners’ costs by 40%, expert says (photo)

2016 April 4

11:48 Oil recovery readiness agreement for northern Baltic Sea expiring

2015 December 4

10:39 Russia and Finland to conduct test operations involving both parties’ icebreakers

2015 September 28

10:27 RF Government approves ratification of Russia-Finland agreement on icebreaking services in Baltic Sea

2015 July 2

16:57 LITGAS and Statoil prepare joint venture to enter the Baltic Sea small scale LNG market

2015 May 25

15:25 Viking Line says the Group’s total market share in its service area up to 35.3% in QI'15

2015 May 18

18:11 Russian ports of the Baltic Sea subject to fuel sampling for sulphur content (document)

2015 March 19

13:47 Launch of port Bronka facilitates development of Russia’s section of Green Corridor in Baltic Sea area

2014 December 3

12:04 Review of cargo handling in Klaipėda Port, Būtingė Terminal and other ports of Baltic Sea Eastern Coast in Jan-Oct’14

2014 October 9

11:46 LUKOIL discovers new deposit in Baltic Sea