You are here

Spain to appeal for damages over oil spill

BT_20131120_SPILL20_844573.jpg
Environmental disaster: When it broke in two, the Prestige spilled 63,000 tonnes of fuel oil into the sea, coating 2,980 kilometres of shoreline in Spain, France and Portugal with black gunk. - PHOTO: AFP

[MADRID] Spain will appeal for damages over the Prestige tanker disaster which choked its northwest coast in oil, the government said on Monday, after a court acquitted all defendants of causing the spill.The court yesterday acquitted the ship's crew and a top Spanish maritime official and

sentifi.com

Market voices on:

grab

Receive $80 Grab vouchers valid for use on all Grab services except GrabHitch and GrabShuttle when you subscribe to BT All-Digital at only $0.99*/month.

Find out more at btsub.sg/promo

Powered by GET.comGetCom