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Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Announces Organizational Enhancements to its Asia Pacific Operations

Alex (Yucheng) Xiang Promoted to Managing Director of ChinaDavid Herrera to Return to Headquarter Offices to Lead Strategy and Corporate DevelopmentMIAMI, Jan. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NCLH) (the Company) today announced enhancements to the organizational structure of its Asia Pacific…

Singapore uncovers large oil heist at Shell's biggest refinery | Article [AMP] | Reuters

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Eleven men were charged in a Singapore court on Tuesday in connection with a large-scale oil theft at Shell's biggest refinery, while police said they were investigating six other men arrested in a weekend raid. Police in the island-state said on Tuesday they had detained 17 men, whose ages ranged from 30 to 63…

Singapore arrests 17 suspected in Shell oil heist | World News

SINGAPORE (AP) Singapore police have arrested 17 men suspected of involvement in stealing oil from the largest Shell refinery in the world.Police said Tuesday that they also seized $2.3 million and an oil tanker in connection with the theft, which was first reported in August.Singapore media reported that that nine of…

‘Fire and Fury’ publisher is rushing to print more books – CW39 NewsFix

(CNN Money) The publisher of Michael Wolffs new book Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House cant print copies fast enough.Henry Holt is facing a backlog of orders from Amazon, Barnes & Noble and other booksellers. The publishing house is rushing to print more books, a person with direct knowledge of the matter told…

‘Fire and Fury’ Book on Trump White House Is No. 1 on Amazon’s Best-Sellers, Publisher Faces Backlog

The publisher of Michael Wolffs new book Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House cant print copies fast enough.Henry Holt is facing a backlog of orders from Amazon, Barnes & Noble and other booksellers. The publishing house is rushing to print more books, a person with direct knowledge of the matter told CNNMoney.A…

‘Fire and Fury’ publisher is rushing to print more books

The publisher of Michael Wolff’s new book “Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House” can’t print copies fast enough.Henry Holt is facing a backlog of orders from Amazon, Barnes & Noble and other booksellers. The publishing house is rushing to print more books, a person with direct knowledge of the matter told CNNMoney.A…

'Fire and Fury' publisher is rushing to print more books

By Brian Stelter NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- The publisher of Michael Wolff's new book "Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House" can't print copies fast enough.Henry Holt is facing a backlog of orders from Amazon, Barnes & Noble and other booksellers. The publishing house is rushing to print more books, a person with direct…

Marine Propulsion Engine Market Regulations and Competitive Landscape Outlook to 2027 – satPRnews

Marine propulsion is the system or mechanism used to generate thrust that allows a small boat or even a ship to move across waterways. Modern ships are usually equipped with mechanical systems consisting of an electric motor turning a propeller, or even pump-jets or an impeller. These ships employ reciprocating engines as their main source of power because of their robustness…

F-35's Could Someday Help Kill North Korea's Nuclear Missiles

Kris OsbornSecurity, AsiaShould Kim be worried? F-35's Could Someday Help Kill North Korea's Nuclear MissilesDescribed as multi-function array technology, the DAS system uses automated computer algorithms to organize and integrate target-relevant data from missile warning systems, radar, night vision and other long-range sensors…

Potential of the blue economy mapped out « Awoko Newspaper

70% of the world is covered with water…” 80% of the world’s population lives close to the sea. 90 to 95% of the world’s trade is transported through the sea and 80% of Sierra Leone’s protein comes from the sea. However, despite the sea’s significant contribution to our livelihood, little or no effort is made towards maritime domain protection…

Kenya welcomes 576 tourists aboard first cruise ship in 2018 - Xinhua

MOMBASA, Kenya, Jan. 4 (Xinhua) -- Kenya's tourism marketers on Thursday welcomed 576 tourists who have arrived at the Port of Mombasa aboard cruise ship, MS Nautica, marking the first cruise ship arrival to the country this year.Kenya Tourism Board (KTB) CEO Betty Radier said in a statement that the cruise ship arrived…

Why it's so hard to keep track of ships that get up to no good

Ioannis Chapsos, Research Fellow in Maritime Security, Coventry University,South Korea recently seized two oil tankers that it says were illegally transferring oil to North Korean ships at sea. One was registered in Hong Kong, while the other flew the Panamanian flag. The ensuing fallout has focused mainly on who ordered…

NIMASA to acquire fast intervention vessels

The Director-General of NIMASA, Dr Dakuku PetersideIN line with the recent approval by the Federal Executive Council (FEC), the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) is set to acquire strategic maritime safety and security assets, which are also in line with the total spectrum of maritime security strategy.The Director-General of NIMASA…

Patrol Boats Market Growth Factors, Types and Application by Regional Geography 2022 – satPRnews

Patrol Boats marketReport speaks about the manufacturing process. The process is analysed thoroughly with respect three points, viz. raw material and equipment suppliers, various manufacturing associated costs (material cost, labour cost, etc.) and the actual process of whole Enterprise Patrol Boats market.Short Detail…

The Daily 202: Trumps true priorities revealed in holiday news dumps

With Breanne Deppisch and Joanie Greve.THE BIG IDEA: The tax cut bill wasnt the only Christmas gift that President Trump gave billionaires and big businesses.The fireworks seen at Mar-a-Lago on New Years Eve were paid for by billionaire industrialist David Koch, according to the Palm Beach Daily News, as part of another…

Government to acquire intervention vessels for maritime crime battle — Business — The Guardian Niger

The Federal Government has approved the acquisition of strategic maritime safety and security assets, following the endorsement by Federal Executive Council (FEC).Accordingly, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), has commenced arrangements to ensure the intervention vessels are delivered within…

The Christian Science Monitor Daily for December 29, 2017

Designer solar If you want solar panels, you dont necessarily need to make your home look as if its covered with cereal boxes. Many companies are developing technology that lets homeowners integrate photovoltaic cells right into their houses existing architecture. Tesla, the electric car innovator, makes solar tiles that look like ordinary roof shingles.

Nigeria to boost maritime security: official - Xinhua

LAGOS, Dec. 30 (Xinhua) -- Nigeria is set to acquire strategic maritime safety and security assets, including vessels, a top official with the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) said here Saturday.The move is also in line with the total spectrum of maritime security strategy, Dakuku Peterside, the agency's director general told reporters in Lagos…

Memory of Cornish coast dwellers kidnapped for slavery 'culturally erased'

The corsairs targeted the Cornish coast in the 17th and 18th Century - EuropeMoreThe memory of thousands of Cornish people who were kidnapped and sold into slavery has been culturally erased, campaigners have said.Academics are trying to revive knowledge about pirates from the Barbary coast in North Africa who terrorised…

Hartlepool Navy hero who battled Isis, pirates and drug smugglers awarded MBE

A Royal Navy Warrant Officer has been recognised in the New Year Honours for his varied work on a ship in the Gulf.Warrant Officer 1st Class Bob Ratcliffe, from Hartlepool, is among 109 service personnel to be granted titles by the Queen in the annual New Year Honours list.The 43-year-old has been awarded an MBE for his…