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CNN | 07 Dec 2016

Resurgent Japan military 'can stand toe to toe with anybody'

(CNN)Seventy-five years after Japan unleashed one of the most devastating naval attacks in history on the US fleet at Pearl Harbor, the country has again established itself as one of the world's...

Maritime News

Bahri wins Lloyd’s List awards

Bahri, a global leader in logistics and transportation, has been recognized for its distinguished performance and contributions to the industry with the “Innovation” and “The Lloyd’s List Intelligence Big Data” awards at the Lloyd’s List Middle East...

Arabnews 2016-12-10

China, Japan agree on early launch of air, maritime contact system

Beijing, Dec 10 (IANS) China and Japan have agreed to work for the creation of an air and maritime contact system between their defence ministries as early...

Newstrack India 2016-12-10

AIIB approves loans for transport projects in Oman

BEIJING -- The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has approved two loans totaling $301 million for transport sector projects in Oman, the bank's first in the Arabian...

China Daily 2016-12-10

Japan, China fail to make any progress during talks about Senkaku hotline

Japan and China on Friday failed to make a breakthrough in their negotiations toward the early implementation of a maritime hotline, aimed at averting accidental clashes in the East China Sea. After three days of discussions between senior officials...

Japan Times 2016-12-10

China, Japan Agree on Maritime Defense Coordination

China and Japan have agreed to start discussions on creating an air and maritime defense coordination system. ......

Sputnik 2016-12-10

U.S. Marine pilot dies after ejecting from plane off Iwakuni

A U.S. Marine pilot has died after he ejected from his FA-18C+ fighter jet as the aircraft...

Asahi News 2016-12-10

Record defense budget in cards because of China, N. Korea

Japan is set to compile a record defense budget for fiscal 2017, citing increased military provocations by North Korea and maritime advances by China. The budget amount could reach 5.1 trillion yen ($44.6 billion),...

Asahi News 2016-12-10

Two-day 'Indo-Asia Connectivity conference' in Kolkata to boost economy, investment

Kolkata, Dec 10 (IANS) A two-day 'Indo-Asia Connectivity' conference would be held in Kolkata on December 14-15 to boost regional economic connectivity between India and the countries of South and Southeast Asia and to explore investment...

Newstrack India 2016-12-10

Ballarat patrols North West Shelf (Royal Australian Navy)

(Source: Royal Australian Navy) The north west coast of Western Australia, also known as the North West Shelf, is home to Australia's vast and strategically vital oil and gas infrastructure. HMAS Ballarat is part of the ongoing Australian Defence...

Public Technologies 2016-12-10

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