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The Jakarta Post | 05 Dec 2016

Recent developments surrounding the South China Sea

A look at recent developments in the South China Sea, where China is pitted against smaller neighbors in multiple disputes over islands, coral reefs and lagoons in waters crucial for global commerce...

Belfast Telegraph | 04 Dec 2016

British maritime security firm anticipates business boost with Trump presidency

Donald Trump's plans to ramp up military spending are expected to provide a boost for British maritime security firm MAST, its chief executive has said. MAST - which provides services like armed...

Maritime News

$5,000 maritime history prizes – enter now! (Australian National Maritime Museum)

(Source: Australian National Maritime Museum) The museum's 2017 history prizes are now open. Image: ANMM Collection 00020725. Writers, publishers and readers of maritime history are invited to nominate works for maritime history prizes totalling...

Public Technologies 2016-12-05

HMS Collingwood hosts annual maritime trade operations conference (Royal Navy)

(Source: Royal Navy) 05/12/2016 The Maritime Trade Operations (MTO) Specialisation of the Maritime Reserves held their 2016 conference at HMS Collingwood over the weekend 26-27 Nov...

Public Technologies 2016-12-05

Research and Markets - Global Maritime Security Market 2016-2020: Trends, Challenges & Drivers - Key ...

DUBLIN, Dec 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Maritime Security Market 2016-2020" report to their offering. The global maritime security market to grow at a CAGR of 6.27% during the period...

PR Newswire 2016-12-05

Indo-British annual naval exercise begins

New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) India and Britain on Monday commenced their annual bilateral maritime exercise 'Konkan', which will be conducted in two phases in Mumbai and Goa, an official said. "Exercise Konkan,...

Newstrack India 2016-12-05

Boskalis announces 24.9% holding in Fugro

Papendrecht, 5 December 2016 Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. announces that it has reduced its holding in Fugro N.V. to 24.9%. - end of release - Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. is a leading global...

Nasdaq Globe Newswire 2016-12-05

Prefectura’s commandant welcomes new liaison officer for Paraguay (Prefectura Naval Argentina)

(Source: Prefectura Naval Argentina) Prefectura Naval Argentina's Commandant, Admiral Eduardo Scarzello, welcomed the new liaison officer for Prefectura General Naval of Paraguay, Captain...

Public Technologies 2016-12-05

NLR museum remembers Pearl Harbor

The staff at the Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum in North Little Rock has been making final preparations for this week's extended observance of the 75th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor that led to the United States' entry into...

Arkansas Online 2016-12-05

CMA CGM and Chinese authorities demonstrate their swift emergency response and foster cooperation (CMA CGM SA)

(Source: CMA CGM SA) Monday, December 05, 2016 On November 16, CMA CGM successfully performed a joint emergency drill together with the Chinese Maritime Safety Administration (MSA) in Chiwan, China. This exercise was the first training of CMA CGM in...

Public Technologies 2016-12-05

Bergen Group Services AS awarded a new inspection and survey project (Bergen Group ASA)

(Source: Bergen Group ASA) The project will commence in early January 2017 for an estimated period of 12 weeks. The Company completed a similar project on the sister vessel KNM Hinnøy in first half 2016 (pictured above). The awarded project on the...

Public Technologies 2016-12-05

ABF rescued two from overturned yacht off Cairns (ACS - Australian Customs and Border Protection Service)

(Source: ACS - Australian Customs and Border Protection Service) 05-12-2016 - The crew of Australian Border Force Cutter (ABFC) Storm Bay have rescued two people from the water after their yacht capsized off Cairns. Shortly after leaving Cairns on...

Public Technologies 2016-12-05

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