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Russia doesn't return ships seized from Ukraine as they are in bad condition - news politics

The lawyer says he hopes the Russian side would transfer the vessels by the end of the year.REUTERS"Russia has not yet complied with an order by the International Tribunal to return the ships. But, according to my information, there are shifts in this matter, the Russian authorities are ready to transfer the ships. The only problem is the technical condition of the ships…

Port Manatees Virginia Zimmermann Named International Propeller Club Member of Year

Virginia ZimmermanImage: Courtesy PhotoPort Manatees senior communications manager, Virginia Zimmermann, has been named The International Propeller Club of the United States International Member of the Year, selected from more than 6,000 members throughout the world. Zimmermann received the global honor at an Oct. 17 luncheon…

Arson in downtown Simcoe | Simcoe Reformer

Norfolk firefighters responded to a potentially dangerous situation in Simcoe in the early morning hours of Thursday.Around 4 a.m., Simcoe firefighters were called to Colborne Street North to extinguish a portable toilet that had been set alight. The quick response is credited with preventing the flames from spreading to a nearby home.“After speaking to witnesses…

SABITI oil tanker to arrive in Bandar Abbas within 9 days: PMO CEO

He made the remarks on Monday in an interview with IRNA.With timely measures taken by the crew, we succeeded in controlling the extent of damage to the tanker and prevented oil leakage," he added.SABITI oil tanker is on its way towards the Persian Gulf in a stable condition, he said, adding, it is predicted that SABITI…

BC Ferries Has Re-branded a Sunshine Coast Vessel

The Island Sky has been renamed the Malaspina Sky and will continue providing ferry service from Earl’s Cove to Saltery Bay on the Sunshine Coast.Next year, two new Island-class ferries will join the fleet and provide service between Powell River and Texada Island and service between Port McNeill, Sointula Island, and Alert…

More Vietnamese fear relatives are among 39 dead in truck

More Vietnamese families came forward Saturday with information their relatives may be among the 39 people found dead in the back of a container truck in southeastern England.British police initially said they believed the victims were Chinese but acknowledged this was a "developing picture."A representative for VietHome…

Sawant orders magisterial arrest of captain of naphtha-laden vessel | Goa News

Panaji: Taking a strong stand against the lapses that led to the Naphtha-laden chemical tanker to drift and run aground close to Dona Paula, chief minister Pramod Sawant on Friday ordered the magisterial arrest of the captain of the vessel for abandoning the vessel. Sawant also issued directions for a police complaint to…

Shippers Change Course As Fuel Rules Target Sulphur Emissions

The International Maritime Organization (IMO), the industrys regulator, will require all ships to reduce the level of sulphur in their engine emissions from 3.5% currently to 0.5% or less from 1 January 2020.It may seem an arcane rule change, but the ramifications ripple right across the oil value chain.As well as the shipping industry…
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35m yacht Power of 2 delivered and embarks on her maiden voyage

South African shipyard Southern Wind has delivered the 34.59-metre yacht Power of 2, the third unit of the SW105 miniseries, to her new owner after weeks of intense sea trials. The new owner, a keen sailor who was looking to upgrade, is taking Power of 2 to the Mediterranean for technical reasons before sailing to Norway.Photo…

More than 200 foreign workers entered U.S. through Floridas ports and stayed illegally last year

TAMPA, Fla. More than 200 people from foreign counties entered the country through Floridas seaports last year and stayed illegally, an I-Team review found.While the nations land borders often take center stage in the immigration debate, I-Team Investigator Kylie McGivern uncovered about 260 foreign crew members walked off ships or failed to show up at Florida docks in fiscal 2018…

New Jersey megamall adds travel challenges to crowded region

The success of the long-delayed American Dream megamall and entertainment complex is tied directly to an existential question residents here face daily: How do you get there from here with the least strain on your wallet and blood pressure? The mall's official opening on Friday in East Rutherford, New Jersey, just outside New York City…

Worlds First Chocolate Cruise Coming in 2020 : Leisure : TravelersToday

"All about chocolate!" The world's largest international chocolate event held annually in Perugia, Italy, called EuroChocolate Festival would sail aboard Costa Pacifica for an eight-day cruise dedicated wholly about chocolate in 2020. This unique event called EuroChocolate Cruise is the output of the collaboration between…

Ship Collision: Another Body Identified

A body found in the River Danube near the village of Bölcske, some 100 km downstream from Budapest, has been identified as that of a victim of the sightseeing boat Hableány, police said on Thursday.The Hableány collided with a cruise ship and sank into the River Danube near Margit Bridge on May 29. It had 33 South Korean tourists on board and a crew of two Hungarians.
Yachts at Monaco Yacht Show 2019

Superyachts prepare for Monaco Yacht Show 2019

With an impressive lineup of over 125 superyachts expected at the Monaco Yacht Show this year, many of the high-profile stars have already arrived in the Principality at anchor and moored in Port Hercules. Several 100-metre plus yachts are lying at anchor including the new 136-metre Flying Fox, 126-metre Octopus and 115-metre Pelorus…

Saudi Minister: only maximum pressure will bring Iran to negotiations

Two months after being targeted by devastating Iranian attacks on Saudi Arabias oil infrastructure, Riyadh is stepping up efforts to secure global deterrence against Tehran.Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir is currently on an extensive tour of the West, where he has repeatedly urged both Europe and the United States…

ICTSI completes $250-m investment in Iraq’s Basra terminal

International Container Terminal Services Inc. said Thursday it expanded the capacity of its container and multi-purpose cargo handling facility in Iraq, completing the $250-million investment at Basra Gateway Terminal. ICTSI said it inaugurated two new facilitiesBerths 25 and 26 of BGTat the Port of Umm Qasr, Iraq’s main dry cargo port.

Inside Lake Victorias vicious extortion cartels : The Standard

Kenya Marine police officers patrolling the lake. The officers have been accused of colluding with criminals who extort Kenyan fishermen. The long-held view that Lake Victoria is a vast productive resource for all to share, is fast changing. In its place is an unpleasant pattern — thanks to runaway greed fanned by shadowy…

39 bodies found in truck container in southeast England

ESSEX, England — UK police have launched a murder investigation after 39 people were found dead in a truck container at an industrial park in Essex, 30km east of London. One of the victims was in their teens.Authorities believe the truck, which originated in Bulgaria, entered the UK through the Welsh port of Holyhead over the weekend.

$760m dredging project likely to impact water, marine life

A REPORT on the expected impact of a $760-million proposed Gladstone Harbour dredging project has been finalised. Following months of public consultation Gladstone Ports Corporation released the final Environmental Impact Statement for the Port of Gladstone Gatcombe and Golding Cutting Channel Duplication Project. The project…

Breaking Down the New Hopes and Shadowed Empires in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker's Final Trailer

Its here. After waiting months since Star Wars Celebration gave us our first look and being dazzled by a dark vision in the meantime the final trailer for The Rise of Skywalker has arrived. It doesnt just bring a message of hope for the Resistance reborn, but has quite a few intriguing details and hints you may have missed.The…