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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

Amendments to the founding regulation establishing the European Maritime Safety Agency (DFT - UK Department for Transport)

(Source: DFT - UK Department for Transport) The government welcomes the efforts of the Commission to address the ongoing migration crisis, but has decided not to opt in to the JHA content in the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament...

Public Technologies 2016-10-25

DESIGNS FROM THE DEEP: THE ARCHITECTURE OF THE SHELL (Greater Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce)

(Source: Greater Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce) Opening reception will be held October 27 at the Channel Islands Maritime Museum Oxnard, CA - The Channel Islands Maritime Museum will host an opening reception for its new exhibition, Designs from...

Public Technologies 2016-10-25

LR collaborates on collision avoidance research project for autonomous vessels (Lloyd's Register Group Ltd)

(Source: Lloyd's Register Group Ltd) LR is participating in the MAXCMAS project, a £1.27million collaborative research project that aims to investigate, develop and implement real-time collision avoidance algorithms for autonomous maritime vessels....

Public Technologies 2016-10-25

Cocaine worth €5m found in ‘torpedo’ on Clare beach

An investigation is under way after Revenue seized a torpedo-type device full of drugs on a beach in Co Clare on Monday. Customs officials discovered 75kg...

The Irish Times 2016-10-25

Illuminating Dirk Hartog (Australian National Maritime Museum)

(Source: Australian National Maritime Museum) Dirk Hartog's plate envelops the museum's rooftop in 'A chance encounter' roof projection, 2016. Photographer Andrew Frolows/ANMM. Last Thursday night saw the launch of the museum's latest roof...

Public Technologies 2016-10-25

Exercise Bersama Lima 16 wraps up (Royal Australian Navy)

(Source: Royal Australian Navy) Australia's longest standing regional security exercise, BERSAMA LIMA has drawn to a close. The Five Power Defence Arrangements exercise was conducted in Malaysia, Singapore and over the South China Sea, and involved...

Public Technologies 2016-10-25

Xinjiang Culture Week held in Sri Lanka

A Xinjiang Culture Week themed Charming China, Colorful Xinjiang was staged in Colombo, the capital city of Sri Lanka, from Oct 18-20 to promote cultural exchanges between the two counties. The three-day event featured elements of Northwest China's...

China Daily 2016-10-25

Visit to Indonesia (Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade - Australian Government)

(Source: Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade - Australian Government) Media release 25 October 2016 I will visit Jakarta and Bali from 26 to 28 October to advance Australia's relationship with one of our most important economic and security...

Public Technologies 2016-10-25

Singapore Strains Mount as ASL Marine Seeks to Issue Shares

Strains are spreading in Singapore's debt market as more firms in the maritime sector with borrowings coming due grapple with the slump in global trade and energy prices. Shipbuilder and repairer ASL Marine Holdings Ltd. on Friday proposed to raise...

Topix 2016-10-25

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