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Voa News | 06 Feb 2016

South Korea Says North Korea Moving Closer to Rocket Launch

Han Sang Mi SEOUL, SOUTH KOREANorth Korea appears to be moving quickly on its preparations for a long-range rocket launch, South Korea’s Defense Ministry said Friday. The communist country...

Maritime News

Foreign clusters arrive to woo local shipping companies

Following a series of shows and personal meetings in Athens over the last few months, foreign shipping clusters are returning en masse to present incentives in a bid to lure local shipping companies away. The list of participants at this June’s...

Kathimerini 2016-02-08

Text of PM Modi address at International Fleet Review 2016

Honourable Governor of Andhra Pradesh and Chief Ministers My Cabinet colleagues; Delegates of Foreign Navies; Brave and proud men and women of the Indian Navy; and The resolute people of this great city- Visakhapatnam. I am privileged to visit...

Newstrack India 2016-02-08

PM Modi flags sea-borne terror, piracy as threat to maritime security

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses a gathering after the inauguration of IOCL’s oil refinery, in Paradip on Sunday. PTI Photo Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday flagged the threat of sea-borne terror and piracy as two key challenges to...

Indian Express 2016-02-08

PM Modi flags sea-borne terror, piracy as key threat to maritime security

Addressing the valedictory function of International Fleet Review, the Prime Minister also made a veiled reference to the South China Sea dispute, saying countries must "respect and ensure freedom of navigation and cooperate not compete". Prime...

DNA India 2016-02-08

Maritime Varsity - Greater Than Amaechi's Prejudice

[Guardian] IT is very instructive and gratifying to mention that the country's premier maritime university, the Nigerian Maritime University, Okerenkoko, being facilitated by the Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) is in...

All Africa 2016-02-08

Coast Guard to induct 38 more aircraft by 2020

NEW DELHI: To boost its surveillance and search and rescue capabilities, the Indian Coast Guard has proposed to induct 38 more aircraft and helicopters into its fleet by 2020. The expansion plan will see the maritime security force acquire Advanced...

The Times of India 2016-02-08

Coast Guard proposes to induct 38 more aircraft by 2020

NEW DELHI: To boost its surveillance and search and rescue capabilities, the Indian Coast Guard has proposed to induct 38 more aircraft and helicopters into its fleet by 2020. The expansion plan will see the maritime security force acquire Advanced...

The Times of India 2016-02-08

Body armour for the marine environment (SSA - Shipbuilders and Shiprepairers Association)

(Source: SSA - Shipbuilders and Shiprepairers Association) Body armour for the marine environment Mon, 08 February 2016 Protection for Maritime environments can be difficult to choose, and it is often hard to know whether your body armour will fit...

Public Technologies 2016-02-08

Manohar Parrikar feels new redressal mechanism needed to avoid conflicts between sea faring nations

VISAKHAPATNAM: India feels that the current international treaties and agreements are not adequate for the changing maritime scenario as nations explore deeper underwater for resources and even reclaim land from the sea. Defence Minsiter Manohar...

The Times of India 2016-02-08

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