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CNN | 17 Aug 2016

Malaysian oil tanker hijacked, taken into Indonesian waters

(CNN)A Malaysian oil tanker has been hijacked and taken into Indonesian waters, Malaysian authorities said Wednesday. The MT Vier Harmoni was carrying about about 240,000 gallons...

The Guardian | 15 Aug 2016

Two-century-old shipwreck to emerge from sea at Devon beach

Most likely the remains of the Sally, which ran aground with its cargo of port in 1769, the wreck will be visible at low tide...

Maritime News

Rule of law ‘common denominator’ in maritime security

The rule of law will keep the playing field level when it comes to debating maritime security in an Asia-Pacific region charged with competing interests, international maritime law experts argue. As Asia is increasingly becoming the center of global...

The Jakarta Post 2016-08-23

Update On Refinancing Discussions With Lenders (Rickmers Maritime)

(Source: Rickmers Maritime) RICKMERS MARITIME Registration Number: 2007003 (Constituted under the laws of Singapore) Managed by Rickmers Trust Management Pte. Ltd. UPDATE ON REFINANCING DISCUSSIONS WITH LENDERS Rickmers Trust Management Pte. Ltd., in...

Public Technologies 2016-08-23

Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. Announces the Date for the Release of Second Quarter 2016 Results, ...

MONACO, Aug. 22, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. ("Navios Holdings") (NYSE:NM) announced today that it will host a conference call on Thursday, August 25, 2016 at 8:30 am ET, at which time Navios Holdings' senior management...

Nasdaq Globe Newswire 2016-08-23

Inada visits U.S. aircraft carrier, inspects MSDF base in Yokosuka

Defense Minister Tomomi Inada visited the U.S. Navy base in Yokosuka on Tuesday and went aboard the aircraft carrier Ronald Reagan in a show of close ties between the two allies amid China’s increasingly assertive maritime activities. Earlier,...

Japan Times 2016-08-23

Tanzania: MLAT Inauguration Most Welcome

[Daily News] The Maritime Law Association of Tanzania (MLAT) was launched in Dar es Salaam on Sunday bringing hope that it would help to address challenges facing the maritime sector in Tanzania. ......

All Africa 2016-08-23

Joint Australia/Indonesia illegal fishing patrol a success (AFMA - Australian Fisheries Management Authority)

(Source: AFMA - Australian Fisheries Management Authority) Joint media release: Australian Border Force and the Australian Fisheries Management Authority A joint operation by the Australian Border Force (ABF), the Australian Fisheries Management...

Public Technologies 2016-08-23

Seals, sharks and shipwrecks: 3D mapping the Lady Darling shipwreck (Australian National Maritime Museum)

(Source: Australian National Maritime Museum) The Narooma Bar on a very calm day with Montague Island in the distance. Image: Lee Graham / ANMM. New South Wales hosts a wide variety of historic shipwreck sites. These range from large, fully exposed...

Public Technologies 2016-08-23

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