maritime affairs

Costa Concordia Crew ‘Not Drilled in Evacuation Procedures’


September 15th, 2012 - 1:19 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Sept 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The staff that was aboard the Concordia did not have all it takes to be able to conduct the emergency procedures that were to be put into ... Read more...

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Honda to recall 1,400 cars in South Korea


September 14th, 2011 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Sep 14 (IANS) Japanese automaker Honda Motor will recall some 1,400 cars in South Korea for defective power window switch, authorities said Wednesday.Honda Korea, the local importer and distributor ... Read more...

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Indonesian government vows to tackle corruption in 2011


December 25th, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by BNO News
JAKARTA, INDONESIA (BNO NEWS) -- The Indonesian government has vowed to tackle corruption in 2011 as accorded in a meeting with the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK), the Jakarta Post reported on Saturday.The ... Read more...

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Months after 26/11, still no maritime security advisor


June 12th, 2009 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) Soon after the Mumbai terror attacks, the government had announced that it will appoint a Maritime Security Advisor (MSA) for coordination among different agencies responsible for ... Read more...

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Sino-US navies try to resolve maritime discords


May 15th, 2009 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 15 (ANI): The Chinese and US navies have been searching for ways to "alleviate disagreements" over international law on maritime rights, a senior military source has said.The source admitted ... Read more...

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Google Ocean makes waves around the world


February 3rd, 2009 - 6:27 am ICT by IANS
Brussels/San Francisco, Feb 3 (DPA) Academics and armchair explorers were as of Monday offered a unique insight into the world's seas through a new release of Google Earth, which now also features ... Read more...

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‘Maritime terrorism gains roots in Indian Ocean’


August 9th, 2008 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) Maritime terrorism has gained roots in the Indian Ocean region, the Indian Navy says. Delivering a lecture on the Vision of the Indian Navy, its chief Admiral ... Read more...

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UAE seeks closer business ties with South Korea


June 27th, 2008 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, June 27 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has called upon South Korea to invest in the Gulf country and launch global joint projects, WAM news agency reported Friday. At a ... Read more...

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