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DNA India | 21 Feb 2017

ASEAN unsettled by China's weapon systems, tension in South China Sea

Southeast Asian countries see China's installation of weapons systems in the South China Sea as very unsettling and want to prevent militarisation and urge dialogue to stop "recent developments" from...

CNN | 20 Feb 2017

South China Sea: What's at stake

(CNN)Dotted with small islands, reefs and shoals, the South China Sea is a crucial shipping route and home a messy territorial dispute that pits multiple countries against one another. Tensions in the... | 13 Feb 2017

[VIDEO]: Rolls-Royce Seeks 20 Percent Cost Cut Using Automated Cargo Ships

Using a fleet of automated vessels across Northern Europe, Rolls-Royce is hoping to cut the cost of sea travel by up to 20 percent, Yahoo News reported Monday. The car manufacturer plans to team up...

Maritime News

Green Light for Porthcawl Maritime Centre (Welsh Government)

(Source: Welsh Government) The £5.5 million Porthcawl Maritime Centre is part of the Welsh Government's wider Tourism Attractor Destination programme which aims to create 11 must visit destinations across Wales. Also, backed with funds from the Big...

Public Technologies 2017-02-21

Pirates kill Vietnamese sailor

MANILA: Pirates have attacked a Vietnamese-flagged cargo ship off the southern Philippines, killing one seaman and abducting at least six others in a region notorious for such attacks, officials said on Monday. The MV Giang Hai was...

The News International 2017-02-21

Porthcawl Maritime Centre project gets £2m in EU cash

A new maritime centre on the south Wales coast has secured £2.1m in EU funding....

BBC News 2017-02-21

Parliamentary body appreciates CPEC security

ISLAMABAD: The Parliamentary Committee on China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) Monday expressed its satisfaction and appreciated the high spirit, determination and preparedness of Special Security Division (SSD) and Maritime Security Force as well...

The News International 2017-02-21

First Fleet Xpress installation completed for Hyproc SC’s tanker fleet (Inmarsat plc)

(Source: Inmarsat plc) First Fleet Xpress installation completed for Hyproc SC's tanker fleet 21 February 2017: Inmarsat Fleet Xpress partner, Singtel, has completed its first installation of the high-speed broadband service on LNG and LPG tanker...

Public Technologies 2017-02-21

Canada Post scrambles to deliver mail after storms

Even the hardiest, most determined of mail carriers can run into trouble when a month's worth of snow falls in a few days. Halifax resPublishident Angus Lethbridge said he went a week without getting mail after the latest snowstorms to hit the...

Topix 2017-02-21

Luhut asks Freeport to respect Indonesian constitution

Coordinating Minister of Maritime Affairs Luhut Binsar Panjaitan asked PT Freeport Indonesia to respect the Indonesian regulations, regarding the change in the companys permit status from Contract of Work to Special Mining ... ......

Antara News 2017-02-21

Vietnam Is Getting Closer To Its Rival China Because Neither Side Trusts Trump

Vietnam shows new sighs of edging closer to one-time rival China as it hasn't figured out what the United States will do in Asia's major maritime dispute. ......

Forbes 2017-02-21

Tight Police Security At LIMA 2017

LANGKAWI, Feb 21 (Bernama) -- The police will impose tight security during the Langkawi...

Malaysian National News Agency 2017-02-21

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