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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

MARC downgrades Alam Maritim Resources Berhad's Islamic Sukuk rating to BBB+IS; outlook negative (Malaysian Rating Corporation Berhad)

(Source: Malaysian Rating Corporation Berhad) Posted Date: August 26, 2016 MARC has downgraded its rating on Alam Maritim Resources Berhad's (Alam Maritim) RM500 million Sukuk Ijarah Medium-Term Notes programme to BBB+ from AIS. The outlook is...

Public Technologies 2016-08-26

China to join Australia, US in exercises

Beijing confirmed on Thursday that China will hold joint military exercises in September involving Australia and the United States, in addition to its joint naval drill with Russia in the South China Sea next month. Observers said the drills show the...

China Daily 2016-08-26

Stable activity and profitability in Q2 (Kongsberg Gruppen ASA)

(Source: Kongsberg Gruppen ASA) 26.08.2016 KONGSBERG had operating revenues of MNOK 4,125 and an EBITDA of MNOK 515 in Q2, resulting in a margin of 12.5 per cent. New orders during the quarter totalled MNOK 3,491, and the backlog at the end of the...

Public Technologies 2016-08-26

Emergency Exercise in Sydney CBD on Sunday 28 August (NSW Police Force)

(Source: NSW Police Force) Latest Media Releases Emergency Exercise in Sydney CBD on Sunday 28 August Friday, 26 August 2016 04:32:41 PM A major emergency management exercise will be carried out in the Sydney CBD on Sunday 28 August to test emergency...

Public Technologies 2016-08-26

Possible route for Iran oil to Europe through Ukraine revealed

Baku, Azerbaijan, Aug.24 By Aygun Badalova - Trend: PJSC Ukrtransnafta, an operator of Ukraine's oil transportation system, spoke about the perspective route for the possible supply of Iranian oil to Europe through Ukrainian territory. "It is obvious...

Topix 2016-08-26

Mily chief bids farewell to Indonesian contingent leaving for Lebanon

National Defense Forces (TNI) Chief General Gatot Nurmantyo bade a farewell to the maritime task force of the Garuda Contingent (Konga) XXVIII-I, which is set to join the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (Unifil) here on ... ......

Antara News 2016-08-26

Indonesia in bid to rename disputed area in South China Sea

Indonesia wants to rename part of the South China Sea as the Natuna Sea. Its Coordinating minister for Maritime Affairs Luhut Binsar Panjaitan was quoted by local medi ......

Indonesia News 2016-08-26

Celebrating Tasmania's Engineering Community (Engineers Australia)

(Source: Engineers Australia) The Australian Engineering Excellence Awards (AEEA) Tasmania 2016 will recognise and celebrate some of the most impressive engineering projects in State. Engineering can be a demanding profession with the constant...

Public Technologies 2016-08-26

Replica Cutty Sark could set sail from Glasgow

An ambitious plan to construct a full-size replica of one of the world’s most famous sailing ships could teach traditional shipbuilding skills to a new generation of Scots. That's one of the central aims of the group behind Cutty Sark 2, which...

Scotsman 2016-08-26

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