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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

Maritime security agency, Navy should closely cooperate

The Maritime Security Agency (Bakamla) should closely coordinate with other maritime stakeholders, particularly the Indonesian Navy, to maximize law enforcement in Indonesian waters,...

The Jakarta Post 2016-08-30

Inmarsat appoints Satcom Global as GX VAR for maritime and enterprise markets (Inmarsat plc)

(Source: Inmarsat plc) Inmarsat appoints Satcom Global as GX VAR for maritime and enterprise markets 30 August 2016: Inmarsat, the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, has signed an agreement with specialised managed...

Public Technologies 2016-08-30

The Copenhagen Maritime and Commercial High Court announces its judgment in case concerning the former Elsam

On 30 August 2016, the Copenhagen Maritime and Commercial High Court announced its judgment in a case concerning the former Elsam. The Copenhagen Maritime and Commercial High Court has ruled in favour of the Danish competition authorities' claim that...

Nasdaq Globe Newswire 2016-08-30

EU authorizes new maritime operations in Mediterranean

An EU naval mission in the Mediterranean has been authorized to start enforcing a UN arms embargo designed to choke off...

Atlanta Journal 2016-08-30

India, US sign logistic exchange pact boosting defence ties

India and the US today signed an important agreement that will make the two nations logistical allies and enable both the militaries to use each other's assets and bases for repair and replenishment of supplies. Welcoming the signing of the bilateral...

Deccan Herald 2016-08-30

Govt reveals foreign fishing vessels’ tricks to deceive officials

The Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Ministry has exposed three commonly used methods by foreign-flagged ships to deceive officials and keep fishing illegally in the country’s waters. The tricks were discovered during an inspection in...

The Jakarta Post 2016-08-30

Maritime Museum Parking Improvements (City of Ludington, MI)

(Source: City of Ludington, MI) Posted on: August 30, 2016 Maritime Museum Parking Improvements The City of Ludington is seeking bids for the Maritime Museum Parking Improvements Project. Sealed bids will be accepted...

Public Technologies 2016-08-30

Indonesian warship factory quietly serves the world

by: Liza Yosephine The sun shone brightly one morning in Surabaya Port, East Java, setting a-shimmer a sea lined with muted, grey warships docked along the vast harbor. To the side stood one giant crimson-colored vessel, probed and prodded by dozens...

The Jakarta Post 2016-08-30

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