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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

Timor Sea maritime border dispute under the microscope (Monash University)

(Source: Monash University) The maritime boundaries dispute between Australia and Timor-Leste will be discussed by representatives from the Australian and Timor-Leste governments, and experts in international law at a public seminar in Melbourne next...

Public Technologies 2016-02-09

Maritime India versus Continental Delhi

Sailors of INS Viraat salute President Pranab Mukherjee during the International Fleet Review in Visakhapatnam. (Source: PTI) While bringing the Indian navy’s second international fleet review to a close on Sunday at Visakhapatnam, Prime Minister...

Indian Express 2016-02-09

Countries urged to work together for security at sea (Royal Australian Navy)

(Source: Royal Australian Navy) A message of international cooperation has been a feature of the International Fleet Review in India, with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi calling on countries to continue to work together to secure maritime...

Public Technologies 2016-02-09

AMLEP Boarding Teams Issue Citations Off West Africa (The United States Navy)

(Source: The United States Navy) From U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa/U.S. 6th Fleet Public Affairs ATLANTIC OCEAN (NNS) -- A combined Ghanaian boarding team completed a second boarding with support from the United States Coast Guard aboard USNS...

Public Technologies 2016-02-09

New theme for Seafarers Awareness Week 2016 (BMF - British Marine Federation)

(Source: BMF - British Marine Federation) Published on: 09 February 2016 Taking place during 20-26 June 2016, this year's Seafarers Awareness Week will center on the theme 'Maritime Jobs for Future Generations', with the focus on promoting maritime...

Public Technologies 2016-02-09

New European Maritime and Fisheries Fund kicks off in the UK (European Commission - Directorate-General ...

(Source: European Commission - Directorate-General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries) (09/02/2016)Fisheries, aquaculture and maritime projects in the UK are one step closer to receiving support from the EU's European Maritime and Fisheries Fund...

Public Technologies 2016-02-09

Commentary: Decision on Masela plan will impact other giant gas projects

The government’s decision with regard to the US$15 billion Masela gas development plan in Maluku will have a great impact on Indonesia’s hydrocarbon industry because most of the country’s promising sedimentary basins are located in the country’s...

Jakarta Post 2016-02-09

Putting an end to overfishing in the Mediterranean (European Commission - Directorate-General for Maritime Affairs ...

(Source: European Commission - Directorate-General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries) (09/02/2016)Fish stocks in the Mediterranean have been declining for decades. Over 90% of the fish stocks assessed are over-exploited, and despite recent efforts...

Public Technologies 2016-02-09

FLAG funding announced (East Lothian Council)

(Source: East Lothian Council) A new European Maritime Fisheries Fund programme will provide funding support to businesses and community groups in coastal communities. The Scottish Government has announced £1m will be available to the new Forth and...

Public Technologies 2016-02-09

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