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The Associated Press | 11 Feb 2016

The Latest: Erdogan threatened to send migrants to Europe

BRUSSELS (AP) -- The Latest on the massive influx of migrants into Europe (all times local): 12:55 p.m. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has confirmed the leaked minutes of a conversation...

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

PM Arrives In Los Angeles For Week-Long Working Visit To US (Office of the Prime ...

(Source: Office of the Prime Minister of Malaysia) LOS ANGELES, Feb 11 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak arrived here Thursday for a week-long working visit to the United States, including attending the US-ASEAN Leaders Summit in...

Public Technologies 2016-02-12

'Lack of interest' in running rail franchises, MPs warn

Taxpayers could end up out of pocket because not enough private firms want to bid to run rail franchises in England and Wales, MPs have warned. A lack of competition between companies bidding to operate routes could mean the government struggles to...

BBC News 2016-02-12

Rail franchises may not be value for money due to dwindling interest - MPs

There is "a real risk" that the Government will not get value for money from rail franchises because of "dwindling" interest from operators, an influential group of MPs has warned. A report by the Commons Public Accounts Committee (PAC) urged the...

Belfast Telegraph 2016-02-12

Sailor from Antigua becomes the oldest man to row across the Atlantic

A freak hurricane, debilitating seasickness, encounters with whales and sharks and the loss of a rudder. Those were just some of the challenges faced by four Antiguan men who returned to a heroes' welcome after becoming the oldest team to ever row...

BBC News 2016-02-12

Closing the Gap in the maritime industry (AMSA - Australian Maritime Safety Authority)

(Source: AMSA - Australian Maritime Safety Authority) f7e96b28-e416-4e80-b6c3-ebfb8cc2ca83.pdf 10th February, 2016 Closing the Gap in the maritime industry As Australia considers the 2016 Closing the Gap report, the Australian Maritime Safety...

Public Technologies 2016-02-11

10 Feb 2016 - Closing the Gap in the maritime industry (AMSA - Australian Maritime ...

(Source: AMSA - Australian Maritime Safety Authority) 3b03408e-2c87-4561-9007-882cef3da501.pdf 10th February, 2016 Closing the Gap in the maritime industry As Australia considers the 2016 Closing the Gap report, the Australian Maritime Safety...

Public Technologies 2016-02-11

Minister Joe Mizzi meets with Malta Maritime Forum (European Shortsea Network)

(Source: European Shortsea Network) 11/02/2016 The Malta Maritime Forum held its first official meeting following the appointment of its Board Members with Minister Joe Mizzi, Minister for Transport and Infrastructure, on the 12th January and for...

Public Technologies 2016-02-11

China's trade with Maritime Silk Road countries rises 18 pct annually

BEIJING, Feb. 11 (Xinhua) -- China's trade with countries along the Maritime Silk Road grew by an average of 18.2 percent annually over the past decade, accounting for 20 percent of the...

Xinhua 2016-02-11

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