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BBC News | 14 Oct 2016

'We don't have a future' - Hanjin crews return to uncertain fate

"Hanjin is like a family," says the first officer, slowly choosing his words. "But now," he hesitates, "it looks like we've lost our family." We are standing on board one of Hanjin's vessels. It's a...

Maritime News

Women shipping executives launch WISTA Bermuda

HAMILTON, Bermuda, Oct. 21, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Female leaders of the island’s shipping industry have launched a Bermuda chapter of the Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association (WISTA), the Bermuda Business Development Agency (BDA)...

Nasdaq Globe Newswire 2016-10-22

Middle East mission develops sailor's skills (Royal Australian Navy)

(Source: Royal Australian Navy) Able Seaman Mitchell Rodway is a member of the ship's company of HMAS Perth who, like the ship, is on his first operational deployment to the Middle East region as part of Operation MANITOU. He is a combat systems...

Public Technologies 2016-10-22

Who pays rent for storing imported sand in maritime board area, ask activists

Navi Mumbai: Local activists have raised queries about the presence of close to 4,000 tonnes of imported white sand from Philippines, which is lying in the premises of Maharashtra Maritime Board (MMB) at Belapur. At present, no rent is being charged...

The Times of India 2016-10-22

Coast Guard vessels commissioned in Kochi

KOCHI: Sunil Kumar Kohli, IDAS, financial adviser to defence services, commissioned the Indian Coast Guard Ship (ICGS) `Aryaman' and `Atulya', the 18th and 19th in the series of 20 fast patrol vessels (FPVs), designed and built by the Cochin Shipyard...

The Times of India 2016-10-22

Red Sea to penetrate global market

Red Sea Maritime Services, a shipping and logistics company in the country, has announced plans to take its operations beyond the borders of Ghana in a bid to penetrate the international market. The decision, according to the company, is in line with...

Graphic 2016-10-22

First Sea Lord's Trafalgar Night speech in Washington DC (Royal Navy)

(Source: Royal Navy) This continued investment is a powerful sign that far from being a diminished nation, withdrawing from the world, the United Kingdom has both the intent and the means to protect our interests, shoulder our commitment and support...

Public Technologies 2016-10-22

The Latest: Albania contributes frigate to NATO Aegean force

Albania's Defense Ministry says it will contribute a warship to the NATO maritime force deployed to the Aegean Sea to help stop the smuggling of migrants from Turkey to Greece. The ministry said Friday that a frigate with a crew of 21 will be part of...

Topix 2016-10-22

U.S. warship challenges Beijing’s claims in disputed South China Sea

A U.S. Navy warship sailed near disputed islands in the South China Sea on Friday, drawing an angry rebuke from Beijing, which accused it of intentionally stirring tensions. The USS Decatur guided-missile destroyer sailed near the Paracel Islands,...

Japan Times 2016-10-22

One fisherman dead, four missing after boat sinks in E. China

HANGZHOU -- One fisherman died and four others are missing after their boat sank in the early...

China Daily 2016-10-22

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