IMPS - Maritime Security

Taiwan cancels minehunters amidst shipbuilder scandal

15th December 2017 - 12:12 GMT | by Charles Au in Taipei


Taiwan’s Ministry of National Defense announced it had terminated a minehunter contract between the Republic of China Navy (ROCN) and Ching Fu Shipbuilding on 13 December, with the local company suffering a serious financial crisis over the past two months.

Weeks before, the Coast Guard Administration (CGA) rescinded a ...

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