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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

San Diego Maritime Security Partners Collaborate; Interdict Migrant Smuggling Vessel (CBP - US Customs and ...

(Source: CBP - US Customs and Border Protection) SAN DIEGO - Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Air and Marine Operations Agents, with the help of the Coast Guard, interdicted a recreational vessel carrying nine undocumented migrants on the evening...

Public Technologies 2016-02-10

Eddie Obeid pleads not guilty as former Labor minister's trial begins

Obeid was a member of the NSW Legislative Council when he allegedly lobbied maritime authority figure to secure the renewal of two leases he had interests in...

The Guardian 2016-02-10

Labor offers new maritime boundary deal for East Timor

Labor has pledged to submit to international adjudication over the disputed maritime boundary between Australia and East TImor if "good faith" negotiations fail to produce agreement. The proposed deal on a new sea border, announced by...

Canberra Times 2016-02-10

A Brighter Future: The Second Annual Women and Science Symposium (Australian National Maritime Museum)

(Source: Australian National Maritime Museum) In celebration of International Women's Day on 8th March 2016, the Australian National Maritime Museum will be host our second annual Women and Science Symposium for high school students. Women in Science...

Public Technologies 2016-02-10

Maritime board inducts 3 new survey launches

These boats will enable state-of-the-art surveys and be much more efficient," MMB chief executive officer (CEO) Asheesh Sharma told dna In a boost for maritime development in the state, the Maharashtra Maritime Board (MMB) has inducted new survey...

DNA India 2016-02-10

Britain responds to threat from Russians by beefing up Royal Navy

Britain is sending five warships and 530 naval personnel to join Nato’s maritime arm as the...

The Independent 2016-02-10

Former NSW Labor minister Eddie Obeid's criminal trial begins

Former NSW Labor minister Eddie Obeid has arrived at court to face a criminal charge of misconduct in public office. The trial before Supreme Court Justice Robert...

Sydney Morning Herald 2016-02-10

'Focus on the Baltic' as Britain doubles naval deployment to Nato

Britain is doubling its naval deployments to Nato in a move aimed a showing enemies that "we are ready to respond to any threat", the Defence Secretary has announced. Around 400 navy personnel will be...

Belfast Telegraph 2016-02-10

Your letters: Taiping a model for S. China Sea solution

In recent years, parties have remained at odds in sovereignty disputes in the South China Sea. In January 2013, the Philippines initiated arbitration against mainland China in accordance with Annex VII of the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea...

Jakarta Post 2016-02-10

House Passes Legislation Giving 9/11 Memorial National Designation (Candice Miller)

(Source: Candice Miller) (Homeland Security Committee Chairman McCaul and Vice-Chair Miller view the reflecting pools at the National September 11 Memorial.) WASHINGTON - Today, U.S. Representative Candice Miller (MI-10), Vice-Chair of the Committee...

Public Technologies 2016-02-10

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