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The Associated Press | 11 Feb 2016

The Latest: Erdogan threatened to send migrants to Europe

BRUSSELS (AP) -- The Latest on the massive influx of migrants into Europe (all times local): 12:55 p.m. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has confirmed the leaked minutes of a conversation...

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...

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India must capitalise on transnational economic corridors

The recent turmoil in the financial markets has not dampened Chinese government’s enthusiasm for building infrastructure projects across Asia. For instance, after international sanctions were removed recently, Chinese President Xi Jinping was the...

Yahoo Daily News 2016-02-13

The North Water by Ian McGuire review: the elements of style

For as long as there have been novels there have been novels of the sea. The eponymous hero of Robinson Crusoe, widely regarded as the first novel in English, is all but synonymous with the figure of the island castaway. Yet it is as a “mariner” that...

The Irish Times 2016-02-13

One Belt, One Road: UK/China maritime research symposium (Southampton Solent University)

(Source: Southampton Solent University) Shipping safety, protection of the marine environment and China's new initiative to develop of the 'maritime silk road' for the 21st Century were some of the key topics being discussed at a recent joint...

Public Technologies 2016-02-12

SUNY Maritime awarded $55,000 to help at-risk students succeed (SUNY Maritime College)

(Source: SUNY Maritime College) More than $55,000 will go to State University of New York Maritime College to expand a program designed to give economically and academically disadvantaged students a better chance of earning a college degree. The...

Public Technologies 2016-02-12

Wine Down with the Julie Burgess (Devonport City Council)

(Source: Devonport City Council) Published on 12 February 2016 The Bass Strait Maritime Centre and Julie Burgess crew are offering Devonport residents and workers an opportunity to 'Wine Down' from the working week with a relaxing 'Wine Down'...

Public Technologies 2016-02-12

Maritime Journalists Form Continental Body

[This Day] Maritime journalists in the African continent have formed an association to ensure better coverage of maritime activities in the continent. ......

All Africa 2016-02-12

HMCS Edmonton and Saskatoon Depart for Operation CARIBBE (Government of Canada)

(Source: Government of Canada) February 12, 2016 OTTAWA - Her Majesty's Canadian Ships (HMCS) Edmonton and Saskatoon will depart Esquimalt today to participate on Operation CARIBBE 2016, embarking on Canada's 10 year of contributions to Op MARTILLO -...

Public Technologies 2016-02-12

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