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Voa News | 20 Jan 2017

Piracy Prompts Shippers to Avoid Seas West of Philippines

A surge in piracy to the west of the Philippines is forcing shipowners to divert vessels through other waters, adding to their costs and the time it takes to transport goods such as Australian iron...

Maritime News

Peterside: Media Key to Nigeria’s Economic Growth

By Eromosele Abiodun The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside has charged the media on fair and balance reportage of economic activities, noting that they play a vital role in the...

This Day 2017-01-23

SIFAX Boss Seeks Implementation of Cabotage Law

By Eromosele Abiodun Group Executive Vice Chairman of SIFAX Group, Dr. Taiwo Afolabi, has urged the federal government to put processes in place for the implementation of the Nigerian Cabotage Law. He said the non-implementation of the law has...

This Day 2017-01-23

Navios Maritime Midstream Partners L.P. Announces Cash Distribution of $0.4225 per Unit (Navios Maritime Midstream Partners LP)

(Source: Navios Maritime Midstream Partners LP) MONACO, Jan. 23, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Navios Maritime Midstream Partners L.P. ('Navios Midstream') (NYSE:NAP), announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a cash distribution of $0.4225...

Public Technologies 2017-01-23

EDA workshop on MARSUR capabilities held in Rome (EDA - European Defence Agency)

(Source: EDA - European Defence Agency) Last week (15-20 January), an EDA workshop aimed at training operators and technicians in the daily use of Maritime Surveillance (MARSUR) capabilities was held at the HQ of operation SOPHIA in Rome. The...

Public Technologies 2017-01-23

11 January 2017 - Interim carriage requirements for shipping liquid hydrogen (AMSA - Australian Maritime Safety Authority)

(Source: AMSA - Australian Maritime Safety Authority) 11th January 2017 Australia and Japan develop safety standards for shipping liquid hydrogen Australia and Japan signed a memorandum at the headquarters of the Australian Maritime Safety Authority...

Public Technologies 2017-01-23

Parks agency seeks takeover of NLR facility

A run-down, city-owned building on North Little Rock's downtown riverfront is to become a hospitality house managed by the city's Parks and Recreation Department and made available for rentals, according to a proposal under City Council...

Arkansas Online 2017-01-23

Trump`s protectionist policy may affect Indonesia`s maritime fishery products

The Executive Director of Maritime Studies for Humanities Abdul Halim said here on Monday that Trumps protectionist policies, if implemented, would have a negative impact on Indonesias maritime and fishery sectors in the long ... ......

Antara News 2017-01-23

CREATION OF NEW "CAP 2020" PORT DOCKS: JACQUES ARCHIMBAUD APPOINTED CHAIR OF SPECIAL COMMITTEE IN CHARGE OF PUBLIC CONSULTATION (Grand Port Maritime de Dunkerque)

(Source: Grand Port Maritime de Dunkerque) CREATION OF NEW 'CAP 2020' PORT DOCKS: JACQUES ARCHIMBAUD APPOINTED CHAIR OF SPECIAL COMMITTEE IN CHARGE OF PUBLIC CONSULTATION 16th january 2017 With traffic volumes due to double by 2030, the trade in...

Public Technologies 2017-01-23

Navios Maritime Midstream Partners L.P. Announces Cash Distribution of $0.4225 per Unit

MONACO, Jan. 23, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Navios Maritime Midstream Partners L.P. ("Navios Midstream") (NYSE:NAP), announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a cash distribution of $0.4225 per unit for the quarter ended December 31,...

Stockhouse 2017-01-23

George H.W. Bush Carrier Strike Group Departs for Third Deployment (The United States Navy)

(Source: The United States Navy) From USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) Public Affairs NORFOLK (NNS) -- George H.W. Bush Carrier Strike Group (GHWBCSG) departed for its third deployment, Jan. 21. The strike group, led by aircraft carrier USS George H.W....

Public Technologies 2017-01-23

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