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Global Ab and Core Toning Machine Market

Technavio has published a new report on the global ab and core toning machine market from 2017-2021. (Graphic: Business Wire) Multimedia Gallery URLMoreLONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Technavio analysts forecast the global ab and core toning machine market to grow at a CAGR of more than 4% during the forecast period, according to their latest report.This Smart News Release features multimedia.

Mixed bag for Asian stocks as Nikkei gets back on track - Asia Markets

Stock markets across Asia-Pacific lacked direction early Tuesday, with gains for regional energy and mining firms thanks to a jump in commodity prices, while Chinese markets again succumbed to selling pressure. After two sessions in the red, Japans headline stock index rose and closed in on the key 20,000-point level, helped by gains in energy stocks.

Fourth satellite for Inmarsat’s global broadband network launched by SpaceX – Spaceflight Now

Credit: SpaceXA Boeing-built satellite on the way to join Inmarsat’s globe-spanning network geared to beam Internet and data transmission capacity to airline passengers, maritime crews and military personnel flew into orbit Monday from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida aboard an expendable Falcon 9 rocket.The satellite is the fourth member of Inmarsat’s broadband communications fleet…

Your Subsea News | Sonardyne all-in-one navigation chosen for Thai AUV programme

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 Marine robotics technology supplied by Sonardyne Asia Pte. Ltd, of Singapore has been selected to help navigate a new autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) being developed by a joint-research program between PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited (PTTEP) and Kasetsart University (KU)…

Port of Oakland offers free tours for third year running

Jason Strauss, of Berkeley, takes a picture of a docked cargo ship during a tour of the Port of Oakland in Oakland, Calif. on Friday, May 12, 2017. About 230 people participated in a 90-minute harbor tour from the Oakland Estuary to the San Francisco Bay aboard a Blue & Gold vessel. The tours give visitors a better understanding of the Port of Oakland and its maritime operations.

International Culture Communication Event Held in Beijing Eve of OBOR Forum

BEIJING, May 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- On the Eve of "One Belt One Road" ("OBOR") Forum for International Cooperation, the International Culture Communication Event named after OBOR was held in New Opera Art Center in Beijing, with more than 180 participants and representatives from 11 countries, who were to attend the OBOR Forum…

Transports Week In Review - The SPY Reaches A Key Peak Versus Transports As Divergence Is Now At 11

Source:Google ImagesAs we closed the week on May 12th, broader market indices witnessed marginal declines, while transports declined strongly. The current performance between broader markets and transports is counter-intuitive. Expectations are for the economy to improve over the next few quarters, indicating that transports…

SEE WORTHY

Photo by Robin MayAs you drive across the wide crest of the Hwy. 90 bridge traversing the Charenton Canal in west St. Mary Parish, the enormity of the operation at Metal Shark Boats just below packed into a tight 25-acre waterfront site at the end of the service road skirting the bridge is striking. Hulking, arched, vinyl-covered hangars glisten in the spring sun.

Silk Road forum showcases Chinas power and the power of its propaganda

Its easy to laugh at the sheer cheesiness of the promotional campaign for the Belt and Road Forum in Beijing.In one video released in the run-up to the meeting, a father reads his rapt daughter a bedtime story about President Xi Jinpings infrastructure plan. In another, a group of children express gratitude for the $900 billion initiative: The futures coming now/the Belt and Road is how…

Global Cloud Xchange partners with Safe Host to bring subsea cable connectivity to Switzerland

Global Cloud Xchange (GCX), a subsidiary of Reliance Communications (RCOM), has partnered with Safe Host, a data center colocation provider in Switzerland, the company said. Safe Host´s customers now have direct access from its data centers in Switzerland to fast-growing digital markets across the Emerging Markets corridor…

Edited Transcript of HHFA.DE earnings conference call or presentation 12-May-17 12:00pm GMT

Q1 2017 Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG Earnings CallHamburg May 15, 2017 (Thomson StreetEvents) -- Edited Transcript of Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG earnings conference call or presentation Friday, May 12, 2017 at 12:00:00pm GMTTEXT version of Transcript================================================================================Corporate…

KBR Awarded Another Major Australian Rail Infrastructure Project

HOUSTON, May 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- KBR, Inc. (KBR) announced today it has been awarded a program alliance contract by the Victorian Government for railroad crossing removal projects in Victoria, Australia.Under the terms of the contract, KBR will remove two railroad crossings in an integrated alliance with John Holland, Metro Trains and the Level Crossing Removal Authority.

China, Vietnam agree to keep South China Sea tensions in check

An aerial view of uninhabited island of Spratlys in the disputed South China Sea, April 21, 2017. REUTERS/Erik De CastroMoreBEIJING (Reuters) - China and Vietnam will manage and properly control their maritime disputes, avoiding actions to complicate or widen them, so as to maintain peace in the South China Sea, the two…
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Largest cargo ship ever laden with 5,600 containers clears Panama Canal and arrives on U.S. East C

The largest cargo ship ever to visit ports on the U.S. East Coast is so long the Statue of Liberty and Washington Monument could fit end-to-end along its deck and still leave room for Big Ben.The COSCO Development arrived Thursday at the Port of Savannah after cruising past dozens of onlookers who cheered and took photos of the mammoth vessel from Savannah’s downtown riverfront.

Cyberattack Victims Begin to Assess Financial Damage

As day four of a globe-spanning cyberattack brought with it a marked slowdown in the spread of infected computers, governments and companies started to count the costs.Hundreds of thousands of users were infected by a strain of so-called ransomware, called WannaCry, that scrambled files of victims and demanded ransom via bitcoin to decrypt them again.

Air And Missile Defence System Market Forecast 2017-2027

LONDON, May 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --Market Forecasts by Application (Ballistic Missile Defence, Conventional), by Range (Long Range, Medium Range, Short Range), and by Platform (Land Based, Airborne, Sea Based), with Regional and National Market Forecasts (North America: US, Canada, Europe: Germany, France, UK, Russia, Rest of Europe…

(B&R Forum) Roundup: Piraeus port, shining star in modern maritime Silk Road - Xinhua

by Maria Spiliopoulou, Valentini AnagnostopoulouPIRAEUS, Greece, May 14 (Xinhua) -- China COSCO SHIPPING's investment in the Greek Port of Piraeus has been helping transform the port into a more important transport hub at the crossroads of Asia, Europe and Africa, making it a shining star in modern maritime Silk Road.Cargoes…

Acacia Communications' (ACIA) CEO Raj Shanmugaraj on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Acacia Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACIA)Q1 2017 Earnings Conference CallMay 09, 2017, 17:00 ETExecutivesMonica Gould - IR Contact Officer John Gavin - CFORaj Shanmugaraj - President, CEOAnalystsDouglas Clark - Goldman SachsAlex Henderson - NeedhamMeta Marshall - Morgan StanleyDmitry Netis - William BlairFahad Najam - Cowen…

Shipping Companies Alliances Stir Fear Among Farmers

May 14, 2017 10:01 p.m. As a strong dollar makes U.S. commodities more expensive globally, American farmers are finding it tougher to compete in export markets. Now some worry that a recent restructuring of the ocean shipping industry will make it more difficult and costly just to deliver U.S. have entered three new cooperative operating arrangements…

A German imperialist paved the way for China to revive the "Silk Road" with One Belt, One Road Quar

As people from Europe and Asia moved back-and-forth through the centuries on the countless paths, valleys and mountain crossings of central Asia, they brought with them world religions like Buddhism, Christianity, and Islam; goods like porcelain, clothing, and pigments; and even the plague. These cultural and commercial…