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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

Integrated Maritime Policies Promote New Growth Sources and Improve Service Balance (Bank Indonesia)

(Source: Bank Indonesia) No. 18/65/DKom Maritime development needs integrated maritime policy strategies. Successful maritime development by countries with the full support of their government indicates the importance of integrated Government and...

Public Technologies 2016-08-29

Washington Monthly: SUNY Maritime among top 30 “Best Bang for the Buck” in Northeast (SUNY Maritime College)

(Source: SUNY Maritime College) SUNY Maritime College has been named one of the best colleges for its price by Washington Monthly. SUNY Maritime placed in the top 30 schools in the Northeast. It was...

Public Technologies 2016-08-29

Timor Leste urges Australia 'not to turn its back on law' over maritime boundary

Australia brought before permanent court of arbitration in the Hague after refusal to negotiate with northern neighbour over long-running dispute...

The Guardian 2016-08-29

China open to bilateral talks with Philippines but won’t accept Hague ruling

The Chinese government is willing to have bilateral talks with the Philippines but insists that it will not recognize the Hague ruling. “Well, you know our position that we cannot accept the arbitration award, but we do look forward to talk to...

The Jakarta Post 2016-08-29

China condemns Japan for sowing discord between China, Africa

BEIJING, Aug. 29 (Xinhua) -- A Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Monday that Japan wanted to sell its own intentions to African countries and had attempted to sow discord between China and Africa. Spokesperson Hua Chunying said at a daily...

Xinhua 2016-08-29

Arriba a Tenerife el crucero "más lujoso del mundo" (Autoridad Portuaria de Santa Cruz de Tenerife)

(Source: Autoridad Portuaria de Santa Cruz de Tenerife) Santa Cruz de Tenerife Port Authority is one of 28 national ports and currently manages the ports of Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Santa Cruz de La Palma, Los Cristianos, San Sebastián de La Gomera...

Public Technologies 2016-08-29

TICAD declaration pledges to fight infectious disease

By Yoichi Shiraishi / Yomiuri Shimbun Staff Writer NAIROBI — The Japan-led sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD VI) adopted the Nairobi Declaration as the two-day meeting closed on Sunday, with Japan and African nations...

The Japan News 2016-08-29

Gate terminal expands to include a third berth especially for small vessels (Gate Terminal BV)

(Source: Gate Terminal BV) 29-08-2016 Gate terminal and its shareholders Gasunie and Vopak are proud to announce that the LNG terminal at the Maasvlakte in Rotterdam has been expanded to include a third berth and special infrastructure for the...

Public Technologies 2016-08-29

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