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Voa News | 06 Feb 2016

South Korea Says North Korea Moving Closer to Rocket Launch

Han Sang Mi SEOUL, SOUTH KOREANorth Korea appears to be moving quickly on its preparations for a long-range rocket launch, South Korea’s Defense Ministry said Friday. The communist country...

Maritime News

Timor Sea maritime border dispute under the microscope (Monash University)

(Source: Monash University) The maritime boundaries dispute between Australia and Timor-Leste will be discussed by representatives from the Australian and Timor-Leste governments, and experts in international law at a public seminar in Melbourne next...

Public Technologies 2016-02-09

Maritime India versus Continental Delhi

Sailors of INS Viraat salute President Pranab Mukherjee during the International Fleet Review in Visakhapatnam. (Source: PTI) While bringing the Indian navy’s second international fleet review to a close on Sunday at Visakhapatnam, Prime Minister...

Indian Express 2016-02-09

Countries urged to work together for security at sea (Royal Australian Navy)

(Source: Royal Australian Navy) A message of international cooperation has been a feature of the International Fleet Review in India, with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi calling on countries to continue to work together to secure maritime...

Public Technologies 2016-02-09

Putting an end to overfishing in the Mediterranean (European Commission - Directorate-General for Maritime Affairs ...

(Source: European Commission - Directorate-General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries) (09/02/2016)Fish stocks in the Mediterranean have been declining for decades. Over 90% of the fish stocks assessed are over-exploited, and despite recent efforts...

Public Technologies 2016-02-09

Indonesia invites ASEAN to engage in defense industry

Coordinating Maritime Affairs Minister Rizal Ramli has conveyed a plan to improve the national defense industry by encouraging countries in Southeast Asia to obtain minority stakes in the Indonesian defense industry. “Indonesia invites countries in...

Jakarta Post 2016-02-09

Wilhelmsen Ship Management is certified by TRACE International, Inc. (Wilh Wilhelmsen Holding ASA)

(Source: Wilh Wilhelmsen Holding ASA) President of Wilhelmsen Ship Management, Carl Schou, said, 'We have zero tolerance towards bribery and corruption and being TRACE Certified simply affirms our commitment to transparency in all our work processes...

Public Technologies 2016-02-09

Indonesia’s global maritime quest sans the Indian Ocean

Since October 2015, Indonesia has been chair of the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA), a regional institution comprising coastal states bordering the Indian Ocean. The IORA should be seen, and treated accordingly, as a modality for Indonesia’s...

Jakarta Post 2016-02-09

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