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Sri Lanka seeks $53m in damages over 'worst marine disaster'

Straits Times 12 Jun 2021
COLOMBO • Sri Lanka is seeking US$40 million (S$53 million) in damages from the operator of a ship that left massive pollution after it caught fire off the country's west coast, officials said ... "Many of the beaches have been cleared of plastic waste from the ship." ... AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE.

Search called off for man who went overboard on passenger ship off Long Beach

The Los Angeles Times 12 Jun 2021
Pending further updates, the @USCG has called off the search for a man who fell from a Catalina Island passenger ship off Long Beach after utilizing 22 Coast Guard and partner agency assets to search more than 600 square miles.— USCG Los Angeles (@USCGLosAngeles) June 12, 2021 ... The ferry company provided investigators with video from the ship.

PNP assures continued war on drugs

The Manila Times 12 Jun 2021
THE Philippine National Police (PNP) assured on Saturday that law enforcement agencies have intensified and further doubled their efforts in waging the war against illegal drugs, particularly in eradicating shabu ... Eleazar said that efforts of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency ...

Search called off for man overboard from the Catalina Express near Long Beach

Daily Breeze 12 Jun 2021
The announcement was made at 8.50 p.m. Friday by the U.S. Coast Guard Los Angeles. “Pending further updates, the @USCG has called off the search for a man who fell from a Catalina Island passenger ship off Long Beach after utilizing 22 Coast Guard and partner agency assets to search more than 600 square miles,” the Coast Guard tweeted ... 6 Capitol riot. .

Still no clarity on toxic tanker beached at Pakistani ship-breaking yard

Arab News 11 Jun 2021
It was only in late May, 20 days after the vessel had beached, that they became aware of the danger after the story was leaked to the media, prompting the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to seal the plot where the ship was anchored and order an inquiry ... agency of the MoD.

Judge grills CDC on Florida cruise restrictions in hearing over DeSantis lawsuit

Tampa Bay Times 11 Jun 2021
He also grilled the CDC’s lawyer about the source of their powers to regulate cruises and repeatedly asked for the agency to define how bad the coronavirus spread needs to be onboard a ship before the agency can intervene ... Of the thousands of passengers on that ship, at least nine ...

The Ship Hull Inspection Services Market to stupefy in the subsequent decade

The Sentinel Newspaper 11 Jun 2021
Ship hull inspection services are useful and is required for ship operators & owners, insurance companies and government agencies to quantify the extent of corrosion in hull ... is providing the assurance to the ship owners, customers, government agencies and insurance companies.

Turkish Red Crescent marks 153rd foundation anniversary

Urdu Point 11 Jun 2021
... Anadolu Agency ... Sending aid ships to Greece during the German occupation in World War II is viewed as one of the agency's international mission initial examples, Kinik underlined ... In the seventh expedition, the aid ship crashed into a rock off the sea of Marmara and sank," he said.

Iran says its naval vessels have reached the Atlantic for the first time

Democratic Underground 11 Jun 2021
An Iranian navy destroyer ship has reached the Atlantic Ocean, Iran's deputy army commander, Admiral Habibullah Sayyari said, according to official news agency IRNA ... The ships set sail over a month ago from the port of Bandar Abbas in Iran, he added.

Shipping is tough on the climate and hard to clean up – these innovations can ...

Waco Tribune-Herald 11 Jun 2021
(THE CONVERSATION) Ships carry more than 80% of world trade, and they rely heavily on some of the least environmentally friendly transportation fuels available ... As a professor of naval architecture and marine engineering, I work on ship propulsion and control systems, including electrification, batteries and fuel cells ... Shipping’s climate problem.

NK Certification: Getzner minimises vibrations on ships

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 11 Jun 2021
... by the internationally recognised Japanese ship certification agency ClassNK Nippon .

Iranian warship may be sneaking fuel to Venezuela amid US sanctions, report says

New York Post 11 Jun 2021
Iran sends ships to Atlantic Ocean rumored to go to Venezuela. UN atomic agency admits it’s in the dark about key Iranian nuke data ... “Those ships could circumnavigate the world dozens of times ... Iran sends ships to Atlantic Ocean rumored to go to Venezuela.

What are G7 countries promising on COVID vaccines?

Al Jazeera 11 Jun 2021
China has shipped vaccines to 66 countries in the form of aid, according to state news agency Xinhua, and has also pledged to supply 10 million doses to COVAX which is backed by the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization (GAVI) and the World Health Organization (WHO).

Cruise With ‘Friends’: The sitcom-themed journey will be the ultimate 2022 getaway for fans

Indian Express 11 Jun 2021
... loving and watching their favourite characters in a 1,041-foot-long cruise ship. The report also states that passengers on the cruise will board the Celebrity Equinox ship, which will depart from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, as mentioned on the travel agency’s website.

Marina at 47: Full speed ahead despite the pandemic

The Manila Times 10 Jun 2021
The cruise ships were forced by the Bureau of Quarantine (BOQ), through the Inter-Agency Task Force on Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) and Department of Transportation (DOTr), after the 14- day quarantine in individual cabins.