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The Guardian | 03 Feb 2016

Britain is at centre of global mercenary industry, says charity

G4S is world’s largest security company as UK leads booming global private military industry, War on Want says...

Business Insider | 31 Jan 2016

China strongly condemns US for sending warship near island

BEIJING (AP) — China strongly condemned the United States after a U.S. warship deliberately sailed near one of the Beijing-controlled islands in the hotly contested South China Sea to exercise freedom...

Maritime News

The Princeton Review: SUNY Maritime among top schools for career placement (SUNY Maritime College)

(Source: SUNY Maritime College) The Princeton Review's annual college rankings place State University of New York Maritime College among the top 10 in the nation for career placement after graduation. This year, SUNY Maritime came in seventh...

Public Technologies 2016-02-05

Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation Announces the Date for the Release of Fourth Quarter and Year ...

(Source: Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation) MONACO , Feb. 05, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation ('Navios Acquisition') (NYSE:NNA) announced today that it will host a conference call on Wednesday, February 10, 2016...

Public Technologies 2016-02-05

Crowley Christens Second of Four, Newly Built, LNG-Ready Product Tankers for Use in U.S. Coastwise ...

(Source: Crowley Maritime Corporation) Crowley Christens Second of Four, Newly Built, LNG-Ready Product Tankers for Use in U.S. Coastwise Trade 02/05/2016 03:06 pm (FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.; February 5, 2016) ­- As part of the company's...

Public Technologies 2016-02-05

Media tour in Indonesia helps Xiamen go global (Xiamen Municipal Government)

(Source: Xiamen Municipal Government) Media tour in Indonesia helps Xiamen go global ( chinadaily.com.cn ) Updated: 2016-01-27 A delegation of journalists from Xiamen's media outlets visited Indonesia on Jan 10 and 12 with the hope of...

Public Technologies 2016-02-05

Cargo ships pose Islamic State terror threat to Europe

As Europe’s politicians struggle to control a deepening migrant crisis and staunch the rising threat of Islamist terrorism on their borders, little attention is being paid to the continent’s biggest frontier: the sea. New data highlight the extent to...

The Irish Times 2016-02-05

Captain Emma Hathaway to Take Schooner Bowdoin Helm (Maine Maritime Academy)

(Source: Maine Maritime Academy) CASTINE, Maine-Master and educator, Emma Hathaway, has accepted the position of Bowdoin Captain at Maine Maritime Academy. Hathaway has had ties to midcoast Maine since she was a teen. She fell in love with sailing at...

Public Technologies 2016-02-05

IOR littoral security tops fleet review agenda: Navy

Visakhapatnam: The pomp and show aside, there is a greater agenda to the International Fleet Review 2016 that formally got under way on Friday. The ever-growing importance of the Indian Ocean Region and the existing threats to maritime interests will...

The Times of India 2016-02-05

CNO Attends Kickoff of Indian International Fleet Review (The United States Navy)

(Source: The United States Navy) VISAKHAPATNAM (NNS) -- Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John Richardson, along with senior representatives from more than 50 navies around the world, joined Adm. RK Dhowan, Chief of Naval Staff of the Indian Navy, in...

Public Technologies 2016-02-05

Greenfield port proposed in Kanyakumari to rival Colombo port

CHENNAI: The Centre is pushing for a greenfield port at Colachel in Kanyakumari district, to rival the Colombo port in neighbouring Sri Lanka. The...

The Times of India 2016-02-05

India gathers navies in show of maritime might

NEW DELHI: India kicked off a major display of maritime might on Thursday, with ships from 50 navies converging on the country’s east coast, as New Delhi seeks to boost its...

Dawn 2016-02-05

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