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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

Maine Maritime Museum Establishes Jane Parker Morse Maritime History Stewardship Fund (Maine Maritime Museum)

(Source: Maine Maritime Museum) August 26, 2016 Jane Parker Morse, a loyal member of Maine Maritime Museum since 1974 and a valued member of the Board of Trustees, passed away on August 22, 2016. Jane Morse grew up in Phippsburg, and graduated from...

Public Technologies 2016-08-26

MARC downgrades Alam Maritim Resources Berhad's Islamic Sukuk rating to BBB+IS; outlook negative (Malaysian Rating Corporation Berhad)

(Source: Malaysian Rating Corporation Berhad) Posted Date: August 26, 2016 MARC has downgraded its rating on Alam Maritim Resources Berhad's (Alam Maritim) RM500 million Sukuk Ijarah Medium-Term Notes programme to BBB+ from AIS. The outlook is...

Public Technologies 2016-08-26

The Copenhagen Maritime and Commercial High Court will announce its judgment in case concerning the ...

The Copenhagen Maritime and Commercial High Court has stated that it expects to announce its judgment in a case concerning the former Elsam on 30 August 2016 at 10:00. The case concerns whether Elsam abused its dominant position in the market for...

Nasdaq Globe Newswire 2016-08-26

Fort Worth Completes Port Visit in Malaysia (The United States Navy)

(Source: The United States Navy) By Ens. Emily Judstra, USS Fort Worth Public Affairs SEPANGGAR, Malaysia (NNS) -- USS Fort Worth (LCS 3) completed a port visit to Sepanggar, Malaysia Aug. 26 while on their transit back to homeport in San Diego. On...

Public Technologies 2016-08-26

China to join Australia, US in exercises

Beijing confirmed on Thursday that China will hold joint military exercises in September involving Australia and the United States, in addition to its joint naval drill with Russia in the South China Sea next month. Observers said the drills show the...

China Daily 2016-08-26

The World's Largest Rubber Duck at Canalside: Plus Dozens of Antique and Classic Boats, All Part of Buffalo Maritime Festival (Spectra)

(Source: Spectra) For Immediate Release THE WORLD'S LARGEST RUBBER DUCK AT CANALSIDE Plus dozens of antique and classic boats, all part of Buffalo Maritime Festival BUFFALO, New York (Aug. 26, 2016) - The 4th Annual Buffalo Maritime Festival...

Public Technologies 2016-08-26

Military Sealift Command Hosts Change of Command (The United States Navy)

(Source: The United States Navy) NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- Rear Adm. Dee Mewbourne relieved Rear Adm. T. K. Shannon as commander, Military Sealift Command, during a change of command ceremony aboard USNS Lewis B. Puller (T-ESB 3). Gen. Darren W. McDew,...

Public Technologies 2016-08-26

Thurrock celebrates Merchant Navy Day (Thurrock Council)

(Source: Thurrock Council) Thurrock Council is recognising the contribution of the Merchant Navy past and present to borough and the country as a whole. Merchant Navy Day on 3 September celebrates the men and women who have served and lost their...

Public Technologies 2016-08-26

Stable activity and profitability in Q2 (Kongsberg Gruppen ASA)

(Source: Kongsberg Gruppen ASA) 26.08.2016 KONGSBERG had operating revenues of MNOK 4,125 and an EBITDA of MNOK 515 in Q2, resulting in a margin of 12.5 per cent. New orders during the quarter totalled MNOK 3,491, and the backlog at the end of the...

Public Technologies 2016-08-26

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