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Epic 117-day cruise will see passengers visit 30 countries and 56 UNESCO World Heritage sites

It will take 117 days, stop off in 30 countries and tickets will cost up to £135,000.It's a new epic world voyage by Regent Seven Seas Cruises that will also give passengers the chance to visit no less than 56 Unesco World Heritage sites across the globe.Called the 2021 World Cruise, it will take in the historic sites aboard the world's first all-suite…

SEACOR Marine Announces Second Quarter 2018 Results | Business

HOUMA, La.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 9, 2018--SEACOR Marine Holdings Inc. (NYSE:SMHI) (the Company), a leading provider of marine and support transportation services to offshore oil and natural gas and wind farm facilities worldwide, today announced results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2018.Second quarter 2018 net loss attributable to SEACOR Marine Holdings Inc.

IPO-bound Garden Reach Shipbuilders plans to export warships

State-owned warship maker Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers Ltd (GRSE) is working on plans to start exporting in a major way its cutting-edge warships.Following enquiries from several countries in South-East Asia, West Asia and South America, it is building capabilities in the latest combat vessels such as stealth anti…

Anchorage airport air cargo traffic up for 1st half of 2018

Air cargo traffic at the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport has increased during the first half of this year, state officials said.Data from the Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities shows air tonnage increased 5.2 percent to more than 1.34 million metric tons from January to June, KTVA-TV reported…

Underwater Cables Market Research, Growth Opportunities, Analysis and Forecasts Report 2017-2022

The Global Underwater Cables Market Report Research the abstract market summary, their controlling components, drivers, real difficulties, openings, most recent patterns to settle the worldwide Underwater Cables advertise circumstance, future formative designs, and qualities relating to different showcasing details. This…

China Stocks-Factors to watch on Thursday

* PREVIOUS TRADING SESSION MOVES:* SSEC -1.3 pct, CSI300 -1.6 pct, HSI +0.4 pct* HK->Shanghai Connect daily quota used 1.9 pct* HK->Shenzhen Connect daily quota used 1.5 pct* CNY official close 6.8318 per dollar* FTSE China A50 -1.6 pct, BNY Mellon ADR China Select Index -0.9 pctSHANGHAI, Aug 9 (Reuters) - Following is a list of recent corporate and policy announcements…
Asian vessel owners turn to VSAT

Asian vessel owners turn to VSAT

Uniwise will be deploying Thaicom VSAT onboard its offshore support vesselsAsian offshore support vessel operators are increasingly turning to VSAT for ship communications using local providers that operate a satellite network.Uniwise Offshore has become the latest in a string of owners that have decided to install Ku-band…

'Crazy Rich Asians' Locations You Can Visit In Real Life

This has been the summer of Crazy Rich Asians. Everyone seems to be reading Kevin Kwans best-selling novel in anticipation of the film adaptation, which is set to hit theaters on Aug. 15. While the characters are fictional, most of the places they visit in the book are real. From popular Singapore attractions to gorgeous vacation spots, there are many destinations you can visit in person.

UPDATE 2-Singapore's Keppel Corp to set up Australian property fund with Vicinity Centres

(Updates with Vicinity’s statement, share movement) Aug 6 (Reuters) - Conglomerate Keppel Corp Ltd said on Monday a unit of its asset management arm had entered a memorandum of understanding with Australia’s Vicinity Centres to establish a private fund. The companies intend to invest in an initial A$1 billion ($739.40 million) portfolio of Australian retail properties currently owned by Vicinity…

Seaspan (SSW) Q2 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript

Motley Fool Transcribing, The Motley Fool,Logo of jester cap with thought bubble with words 'Fool Transcripts' below itMoreImage source: The Motley Fool.Seaspan(NYSE: SSW)Q2 2018 Earnings Conference CallAug. 2, 2018 8:30 a.m. ETContents:Prepared RemarksQuestions and AnswersCall ParticipantsPrepared Remarks:OperatorWelcome…

Global Autonomous Underwater Vehicle Market Leading Players, Product Types and Applications by 2023

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Golden Rule returns home, biggest trip yet planned

The famed nuclear weapons protest vessel the Golden Rule is back home in Humboldt Bay for minor repairs and upkeep work before setting off on its longest trip yet — its original intended trip — in the coming months.The ship gained fame in the late-1950s when its crew attempted to sail it into the U.S. nuclear testing area near the Marshall Islands in the Pacific Ocean. The U.S.

Global Super Yachts Market 2018 Ocea, Rodriquez, Benetti, Moonen, CBI Navi, Horizon, Trinity Yachts,

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300cubits Reports Blockchain Shipping Success

Canadian Oil: The Importance And The Opportunity

Historically, this opportunity was only available to wholesale energy traders. As a result, the Canadian crude market is something that is not well understood. However, given this is the largest foreign supply to the U.S. (greater than Saudi Arabia), the reality is that its importance and influence is undeniable, and it represents an opportunity for a range of global investors.Canadian Oil Facts1.

Sembcorp, Keppel, YTL eyeing Hyflux plant, Companies & Markets News & Top Stories

Blue-chip firms Sembcorp Industries, Keppel Corp and Malaysian power generator YTL Power International are reportedly among 22 possible buyers of Hyflux's Tuaspring - a desalination plant with a book value of about $1.47 billion.An acquisition would be a huge boost for the cash-strapped water-treatment and power company.Asset sales are now key for the company…

UPDATE 3-Oil falls as U.S. inventories swell, economic growth slows By Reuters

* API data shows U.S. inventories up by 5.6 mln barrels* Economic growth slows amid U.S./China trade dispute (Adds more comment, updates prices)By Aaron Sheldrick and Henning GloysteinTOKYO/SINGAPORE, Aug 1 (Reuters) - Oil prices fell on Wednesday after industry data showed U.S. stockpiles of crude unexpectedly rose, and as economic growth slowed…

Hun Sen plays hardball to keep his grip on Cambodia

Determined to extend his 33 years as Cambodia's strongman ruler, Prime Minister Hun Sen was not about to let an election derail what he believes is his destiny.The 65-year-old leader had declared he intends to stay in office for 10 more years, and Sunday's general election victory by his Cambodian People's Party should get him halfway to that goal.The walkover win was a foregone conclusion…

Oil extends decline after biggest monthly slump in two years By Reuters

TOKYO, Aug 1 (Reuters) - Oil prices fell on Wednesday after industry data showed U.S. stockpiles of crude unexpectedly rose, starting the new month in negative territory after the largest monthly decline in two years in July.October futures LCOV8 dropped 29 cents, or 0.4 percent, to $73.92 a barrel by 0044 GMT, adding to a 1.8 percent loss in the previous session.U.S.

Baltic Exchange Shipping Insights, Transport

DRY REPORTCapesizeAfter the BCI timecharter average went over $26,000 mid-week, the highest level this year, the market then went into a correction.In Asia, the West Australia/China route peaked at $10.30 for an early position cargo from Port Hedland to Qingdao, but by the week's end dropped to $9.30 from Dampier.The Australian miners eased back during the week…