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At Swiss Re, One Executive Is Spearheading Expansion from Marine and Finance to International Busine

Swiss Re Corporate Solutions is on a mission to become more accessible to more businesses, and and Christine Springob will lead the charge. Swiss Re Corporate Solutions is on a mission to become more accessible to more businesses. A few key initiatives in 2019 will help them get there, and Christine Springob will lead the charge.
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Mexican Midshipman Graduates from US Coast Guard

The Secretary of Navy-Navy of Mexico reported that the midshipman Alberto Enríquez Luna successfully concluded the career of Marine Engineering and Naval Architecture, at the Coast Guard Academy (USCGA), upon graduating with High Honors in a ceremony presided over by Mike Pence, vice president of the United States of America.The graduated naval element will arrive in Mexico next Sunday…

Global Passenger Ferries Market 2018-2025 by Meyer Turku, MITSUBISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES, Alumarine Shi

Passenger Ferries Market 2018 – 2025 : OverviewGlobal Passenger Ferries Market report is well-supplied with detailed analysis from a thorough research, particularly on questions that margin on market size, development environment, futuristic developments, operation situation, pathways and trend of Passenger Ferries market.

Global Balsa Core Materials Market 2022 Emerging Technologies, Regional Trends, Challenges, Key Vend

Balsa Core Materials Market Report provides the detailed market information i.e. the Market size, current year revenue with forecast to 2022, key players, promising regions, trends, challenges & drivers responsible for the business growth in Balsa Core Materials Market space. The extensive research repository also includes the major & minor factors affecting the Balsa Core Materials Market growth.

Global Inertial Navigation System (INS) Market Insights 2018-2025 – Honeywell International Inc. , N

The “Inertial Navigation System (INS) Market” report includes an in-depth analysis of the global Inertial Navigation System (INS) market for the present as well as forecast period. The report encompasses the competition landscape entailing share analysis of the key players in the Inertial Navigation System (INS) market based on their revenues and other significant factors.

U.S. military's new housing plagued by construction flaws

Some of the newer housing where mold has been found is seen at Tinker Air Force Base © Reuters/NICK OXFORDBy M.B. Pell and Deborah NelsonTINKER AIR FORCE BASE, Oklahoma (Reuters) - Here, near the heart of Americas Tornado Alley, an Air Force contractor built 398 new homes less than a decade ago, bankrolled as part of the U.S.

Kratos Defense & Security Solu (KTOS) Holder Icm Asset Management Lowered Its Holding; Valicenti Adv

Icm Asset Management Inc decreased its stake in Kratos Defense & Security Solu (KTOS) by 22.13% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Icm Asset Management Inc sold 91,104 shares as the company’s stock rose 0.90% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 320,556 shares of the capital goods company at the end of 2018Q3…

Misguided Yemen Ceasefire: A Victory for Iran?

Breaking with advisers and generals, President Trump decides to pull troops out of Syria. Is this the beginning of the end of American power in the Middle East? jerusalemUnited States President Donald Trump announced Wednesday that all American forces will soon be withdrawn from Syria. In a video released on Twitter, Mr.

BAE SYS PLC/S (BAESY) Downgraded by UBS Group to “Neutral”

BAE SYS PLC/S (OTCMKTS:BAESY) was downgraded by stock analysts at UBS Group from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a note issued to investors on Thursday, December 6th, 99wallstreet.com reports.Several other analysts have also commented on BAESY. Zacks Investment Research lowered BAE SYS PLC/S from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 16th.

Trump Admin Breaking Federal Law By Not Buying American Goods

According to a new report by the Government Accountability Office (GAO), the Trump administration has been breaking federal rules by not buying American. Tens of millions of dollars have been spent buying products from foreign countries, even though rules specifically state that these government-purchases must be used on American-made goods.

Pingree and Poliquin help sink submarine proposal that would hurt BIW

U.S. Reps. Chellie Pingree and Bruce Poliquin helped thwart a bid Thursday to require the construction of three extra Virginia-class subs by reducing funding for other military hardware, including $250 million earmarked for Bath Iron Works destroyer program.A bipartisan vote of 267-144 shot down the amendment sought by U.S. Rep. Joe Courtney, D-Conn., and U.S. Rep.

Refugee-turned-reporter recounts Catholic agencies’ role in resettlement – Catholic Philly

By Kelly Seegers • Catholic News Service • Posted June 21, 2017 WASHINGTON (CNS) — Igor Bobic, now a reporter at HuffPost, told a Washington audience June 19 about his own experience as a refugee and the twists and turns that led to being resettled with his parents in the United States and the part Catholic agencies played in his family’s new life.“I wouldn’t be here…
Sleep doctor Dr Michael Breus with Princess Cruises Luxury Bed

Princess Cruises Launches Luxury Bed in Singapore - Cruise Industry News

Princess Cruises has launched its Luxury Bed for the first time in Asia on an Asia Sleep Tour which features the sleep doctor Dr. Michael Breus, who designed The Princess Luxury Bed, according to a statement from the cruise line.Singapore is the first stop of this tour where Dr. Breus was invited to showcase the Luxury Bed to travel agents, industry partners and selected past passengers.

Longtime manager named new president of Bath Iron Works

Bath Iron Works’ parent company selected a veteran manager to take over the shipyard from Fred Harris, who is retiring after a three-year stint that saw substantial workforce growth but also the loss of a “must win” contract.General Dynamics announced Monday that Dirk Lesko a BIW employee since 1990 currently serving as general manager will become president on Jan.

Bollinger Bands Signal Check on Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LH) as $125.56 Is the Pi

Studying the short-term chart on shares of Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LH), we have noted that the current 20-Day Bollinger Bands signal is presently reading Hold. This indicator may be used to assist with identifying oversold and overbought conditions. The signal direction is currently Bullish. Following another signal…

Early entry closing for Antigua Sailing Week

The 52nd edition of Antigua Sailing Week is once again shaping up to be the regatta not to miss for the 2019 Caribbean Regatta Season. A huge variety of yachts have already committed to the event, with sailors from across the world looking forward to savouring fantastic racing and top live entertainment to dance the night away.

Eckstein, Thorp And Callahan Honored At SCIs Annual River Bell Luncheon - The Waterways Journal

More than 500 guests from the maritime community gathered in Paducah, Ky., December 6 for the Seamens Church Institutes 19th annual River Bell Awards Luncheon. The event raised more than $318,000 in support of SCIs programs serving mariners.The Rev. David Rider, president and executive director of the Seamens Church Institute…

ATSG Expands and Extends its Aircraft Leasing and Operating Agreements with Amazon

WILMINGTON, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 21, 2018--Air Transport Services Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATSG), the leading provider of medium wide-body cargo aircraft leasing, air cargo transportation and related services, today announced agreements to lease and operate ten additional Boeing 767s for Amazon.com Services, Inc., to extend leases for twenty 767 aircraft ATSG currently provides to Amazon…

Diamond Offshore Drilling (DO) Holding Has Lifted by Glacier Peak Capital Llc; Clifford Swan Invest

Glacier Peak Capital Llc increased its stake in Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. (DO) by 894.28% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Glacier Peak Capital Llc bought 178,855 shares as the company’s stock declined 29.90% with the market. The hedge fund held 198,855 shares of the energy company at the end of 2018Q3…

Combat-capable Coast Guard cutter to homeport in Honolulu

FORT SHAFTER, Hawaii The first of the Coast Guards combat-capable, Legend-class ships to be homeported in Hawaii, the U.S. Coast Guard cutter Kimball, was expected Saturday in Honolulu. Arriving from Pascagoula, Miss., where it was built, the Kimball is the seventh of the Coast Guards new breed of national security cutters to enter the fleet since 2008, the Coast Guard said in a statement.