Latest News for: Ship calls


US Sentences Montenegrin Over Tons of Cocaine Found on Ship

Balkan Insight 14 Apr 2021
The ship MSC Gayane at the Port of Philadelphia, US ... US court on Tuesday sentenced a Montenegrin citizen, Vladimir Penda, to five years and 10 months’ prison in connection with nearly 18,000 kilograms of cocaine seized from a Liberian registered shipping vessel in Philadelphia in 2019.

Broker IFCHOR gets into the carbon credit game

Splash24/7 14 Apr 2021
The new partnership, called IFCHOR ClearBlue Oceans, will offer carbon emissions advisory and brokerage services for shipping industry clients, starting out with a range of offset proposals ... permanent carbon reduction solutions for the shipping industry.

Indian missile destroyer ship to visit Sri Lanka

MENA FN 14 Apr 2021
The Ship is commanded by Captain Narayanan Hariharan, who would call on the area Commander Western Naval Area, Rear Admiral WDEM Sudarshana and pay his respects at the IPKF memorial on 15 April 2021.� India and Sri Lanka have traditionally shared close cooperation ...

Japan, Germany hold 1st security talk to deter China

Asahi News 14 Apr 2021
At the so-called “two-plus-two” talks held online, the Japanese and German foreign ministers and defense ministers agreed to step up their cooperation in defense and military equipment and technology transfers based on their intelligence sharing pact signed in March.

Putin snubs Biden over Ukraine: Kremlin does not respond to US President's call for peace ...

The Daily Mail 14 Apr 2021
Sergei Ryabkov said the decision to deploy two ships to the Black Sea is 'a provocation' designed 'to test our nerves' as he called the US 'an adversary', ramping up a war of words between the countries ... 'There is absolutely nothing for American ships to be doing near our shores, this is purely a provocative action,' he said.

Harrowing final words from doomed El Faro released

CBS News 14 Apr 2021
As part of the U.S. Coast Guard's investigation into the sinking of the freighter El Faro, an audio recording was released of the ship's captain calling for help before he and his crew perished. Marlie Hall reports ... .

Should the First Amendment protect spam calls? Here's why not | Opinion

Times Telegram 14 Apr 2021
The first call came at 8.30 a.m., but luckily it was labeled by my caller ID as “spam risk.” I ignored it ... I yelled at him to leave me alone, reminding him that I am on the federal government’s “do not call” registry ... More calls came throughout the day ... These calls that can prey on vulnerable people sicken me!”.

Keep Ukraine Out of NATO

Antiwar 14 Apr 2021
President Biden expressed his "unwavering support" for Ukraine in a phone call with Ukrainian President Zelenskiy, and there are reports that U.S. ships may be sent into the Black Sea to "send a message" to Russia. Zelenskiy has also started calling on the US ...

Stephen Ernest Blodgett

Ogden Standard-Examiner 14 Apr 2021
Stephen Ernest Blodgett ... He started working there on November 27, 1972 and retired 43 years later in March 2016 as the Shipping and Receiving Foreman. They called him a legend; his 43 years marked him as one of the company's longest tenured employees. Steve was well respected at work with many of the younger men who worked for him calling him "Dad".

Cuomo: NY will resume using J&J vaccine when feds lift pause

Olean Times Herald 14 Apr 2021
Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday ... It requires just one dose instead of two, as the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines do, and is easier to ship and store. Federal officials called for a pause on use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine after a small number of people who received it developed a rare disorder involving blood clots ... Officials acted wisely, he added ... .

The Billionaire ‘Egomaniac’ Undermining Australia’s Vaccine Effort

The Daily Beast 14 Apr 2021
Palmer‚ a man who once tried to build an exact replica of the Titanic called the “Titanic II,” only to abandon the ship before its maiden voyage, has a reputation in Australia as an antagonist of movie-villain proportions ... In response to the case, the state’s premier, McGowan, called Palmer “Australia’s greatest egomaniac.”.

Greek and Swedish Shipping Associations Join NGO on EU ETS Proposal

The Maritime Executive 13 Apr 2021
In a joint letter to the European Commission, the Union of Greek Shipowners and the Swedish Shipowners’ Association joined with Transport & Environment, an environmental Non-Governmental Organization, to call for a tailored approach for the international shipping industry in the context of the EU Emissions Trading System (ETS) review.

Greek and Swedish shipowners in environmental NGO alliance on EU ETS

Seatrade Maritime News 13 Apr 2021
The Union of Greek Shipowners (UGS) and the Swedish Shipowners’ Association have joined forces with the environmental NGO Transport & Environment in calling on the European Commission (EC) to adopt a tailored approach for the international shipping industry in the context of the EU ETS review.

Greek and Swedish shipowners weigh in with their own vision for Europe’s emission trading plans

Splash24/7 13 Apr 2021
... before possibly also adding shipping into their own ETSs. Faig Abbasov, shipping director at T&E, said. “This is crunch time for the shipping industry ... We call on other shipping companies to join this industry-NGO coalition to push for an ambitious and effective proposal.”.