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Port Canaveral Welcomes U.S. Maritime Service Training Ship State of Maine

Space Coast Daily 23 Jul 2021
BREVARD COUNTY • PORT CANAVERAL, FLORIDA – Maine Maritime Academy cadets and their faculty sailed into Port Canaveral aboard the U.S. Maritime Service Training Ship State of Maine, marking the first arrival of the vessel at the Port ... Maritime Administration (MARAD) and has been used as a training vessel by the Maine Maritime Academy since 1997.

Heavy rain, strong winds damage Tanjung Sedili MMEA office

The Star 23 Jul 2021
KOTA TINGGI. Heavy rain and strong winds around the Kota Tinggi district caused damage to the Tanjung Sedili Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) office here. Read full story ... .

Center for Maritime Law calls for execution of Integrated Maritime Strategy

Ghana News Agency 22 Jul 2021
The National Integrated Maritime Strategy is a document that is a key outcome of the Security Governance Initiative (SGI), developed by an inter-agency maritime working group with technical support from CEMLAWS and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) ...There are so many players and stakeholders within Ghana’s maritime industry.

Philippines international seafarer deployment plummets 54% in 2020

Seatrade Maritime News 22 Jul 2021
The sharp drop in numbers deployed to international shipping was across all ranks officers and cadets, but the fall was largest in the non-maritime sector which provides hotel staff to cruise ships, a growth area for the Philippines crewing industry in recent years.

Delivery of 3 more advanced US-made sub-hunting aircraft boosts India's plans to take on China ...

Business Insider 22 Jul 2021
... own rotary aircraft, "has been a cause of growing concern" for Indian navy leaders, who have urged expedited procurement of new aircraft, said Abhijit Singh, a former Indian naval officer and head the Maritime Policy Initiative at the Observer Research Foundation, a think tank.

UK carrier group conducts exercise with India in strategic signal to China

The Times of India 22 Jul 2021
After the US, Japan, Australia and France, the UK has now sailed into the Indo-Pacific to bolster maritime security ... Asked about China’s belligerence in Indo-Pacific, especially in the South China Sea, the senior officer said “freedom of navigation” was the “root” of maritime law.

$5.4m in public funds wasted in unused fitness trackers: AGO

Straits Times 22 Jul 2021
... the Auditor-General's Office (AGO) has said ... The audit found a Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore officer had detailed discussions with a tenderer to make significant changes to its proposal, and had informed the tenderer to start work even before the tender was awarded.

No new community Covid-19 cases, three at the border

TVNZ 22 Jul 2021
There are no new Covid-19 cases in the community today, the Ministry of Health has confirmed. Covid-19 test. Source. ... Mattina Update ... The health and welfare of the crew, and wider public health issues, are being overseen by Southern DHB’s Medical Officers of Health, who are working closely with maritime, port and other Government agencies ... .

Government urged to endorse National Integrated Maritime Strategy

Ghana Web 21 Jul 2021
A key outcome of the Security Governance Initiative (SGI), the NIMS, was developed by an inter-agency maritime working group with technical support from the Centre for Maritime Law and Security Africa (CEMLAWS) and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), with funding from the Kingdom of Denmark.

Two months on, a fishing village continues to bear the brunt of Cyclone Tauktae

Hindustan Times 21 Jul 2021
“We have written to Aaditya Thackeray (state environment minister) twice and made representations to everyone from the collector’s office to the maritime board ... Captain Praveen Khara, regional port officer, Maharashtra Maritime Board, also did not respond to multiple calls and ...

Spike in air rage incidents, majority involve passengers' refusal of mask mandate

ABC7 21 Jul 2021
TSA Acting Administrator Darby LaJoye told the House Subcommittee on Transportation & Maritime Security Tuesday morning that there have been more than 85 physical assaults on TSA officers since the beginning of the pandemic ... Assaulting a TSA officer can result in a civil penalty of up to almost $15,000 and a ban from TSA PreCheck.

FAA reports nearly 100 cases of unruly airline passengers in past week

The Hill 21 Jul 2021
Darby LaJoye, TSA’s acting administrator, said during a House Subcommittee on Transportation & Maritime Security hearing Tuesday that there have been more than 85 reported physical assaults against TSA officers since the start of the pandemic last year ... bit two TSA officers.

Logistics group in Australian investment as part of Asia expansion plans

The Business Desk 20 Jul 2021
The Manchester-based logistics business, which has 10 regional offices and 12 overseas offices, will help Seabridge expand its presence in Australia and New Zealand, and bolster trade links with Asia ... “If we opened our own offices in Australia and New Zealand, it would probably take us five to 10 years to achieve what Seabridge has done.

Health Protocol Monitored During Sacrificial Animal Slaughtering in South Thousand Islands Sub-district

Berita Jakarta 20 Jul 2021
Sacrificial animals slaughtering is carried out in open space by implementing health protocol ... "Slaughtering in each locations is monitored by local PPKM Command Post officers and health team from Thousand Islands Maritime Agriculture and Food Security (KPKP) Sub-agency to check whether sacrificial meat is safe for consumption or not," he explained.

Japanese at risk of being on hook to Russian spies for sensitive info

Asahi News 20 Jul 2021
A Self-Defense Forces officer was arrested in 2000 for giving top secrets of the Maritime SDF to a military attache of the Russian Embassy in Japan. The officer had a sick son and had joined a new religion ... A former senior officer with the Ground SDF is referred to prosecutors by ...

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