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Marine Engine Market | Mercury Marine, Sumitomo Heavy Industries

HTF MI published a new industry research that focuses on Marine Engine market and delivers in-depth market analysis and future prospects of United States Marine Engine market. The study covers significant data which makes the research document a handy resource for managers, analysts, industry experts and other key people…

Sri Lanka hands port formally to Chinese firm, receives $292 million | Reuters

COLOMBO (Reuters) - Sri Lanka formally handed over commercial activities in its main southern port to a Chinese company on Saturday and received $292 million out of a $1.12 billion deal, Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera said. The deal, signed in July, will see China Merchants Port Holdings, handling the Chinese-built Hambantota port on a 99-year lease.

Black S. African scholars urged to correct white historians' distortion - Xinhua

by Ndumiso MliloJOHANNESBURG, Dec. 9 (Xinhua) -- South Africa's National Heritage Council (NHC) has called on the country's black historians to make an effort to correct the distortions of history in some books by white historians.This was said on Friday night by the NHC CEO Advocate Sonwabile Mancotywa at the launch of Black Sacrifice…

Sri Lanka parliament backs tax exemptions for port deal with Chinese

COLOMBO (Reuters) - Sri Lanka’s parliament approved on Friday a raft of tax concessions for a Chinese-led joint venture which will handle the southern port of Hambantota under a $1.1 billion deal that has sparked public anger and concerns in India and elsewhere. The deal, signed in July, leases the port to a Chinese firm…

Threat of two big wars at once returns

A quick scan of existing and emerging threats to the U.S. and its vital interests ought to end any lingering debate. The Pentagon must prepare to fight two simultaneous wars in two widely separated geo-political theaters.Right now, I don’t think we can do it.During the Cold War, the U.S. prepared to fight globally, but the Asia-Pacific region and Europe were the primary theaters.

Africa and Europe: the thorny question of migration | Poverty & Development

According to the African Development Bank, young people under the age of 15 make up 40 percent of African population and another 20 percent is aged between 15 and 24. This means that very soon the demographic pyramid of Africa is going to be made up of mostly economically active members of society, and most African countries…

Ship Auxiliary Propulsion System Market Report Presents an Overall Analysis, Development Trends, Dri

Ship Auxiliary Propulsion System Market Report provides an analytical assessment of the prime challenges faced by this Market currently and in the coming years, which helps Market participants in understanding the problems they may face while operating in this Market over a longer period of time.Major companies are as follows…

Global Seismic Survey Market Will Reach USD 9.23 Billion by 2022: Zion Market Research

Sarasota, FL, Dec. 08, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Zion Market Research has published a new report titled Seismic Survey Market by Service (Data Acquisition, Data Processing, and Interpretation), Technology (2D Imaging, 3D Imaging, and 4D Imaging) and Region: Global Industry Perspective, Comprehensive Analysis, and Forecast, 2016 2022.

Maritime VSAT Market 2017 Development Trend, Segmentation and In

Wiseguyreports.Com adds “Maritime VSAT Market –Market Demand, Growth, Opportunities, Analysis of Top Key Players and Forecast to 2022” To Its Research Database.Pune, India – December 8, 2017 /MarketersMedia/ — Maritime VSAT Market 2017Wiseguyreports.Com adds “Maritime VSAT Market –Market Demand, Growth, Opportunities, Analysis…

Feature: How shipping containers change the world - Xinhua

By Levi J ParsonsSYDNEY, Dec. 8 (Xinhua) -- The relentless pursuit of technological advancement since the World War II has given the global community inventions like mobile phones, modern cars and television.A lot of thought has been given to the individual commodities that enrich the modern world, but much less is afforded…

Darkest Hour | HuffPost

A-A bitter debate is going on in Parliament. The Prime Minister, Neville Chamberlain (Ronald Pickup) has responded to Hitler's invasion of other countries with appeasement and many of the politicians are with him. A combination of denial and sun-never-sets-on-the-British-Empire smugness of those who have colonized a quarter…

M² Subsea Bolsters European Business Development Team (Scandinavian Oil-Gas Magazine)

M2 Subsea, the global independent provider of ROV services, has bolstered its European business development team with the appointment of David Sinclair as business development manager renewables and decommissioning.Based in Aberdeen, Sinclair will be responsible for leading the companys business acquisition strategy for…

Senegal Opens Airport in Bid to Jump-Start Economy

With a currency guaranteed by the French treasury and most important its long stable political environment, Senegal has huge potential, according to analysts. Optimism is palpable in Dakar, where pounding from hammers rings out all day at construction sites for seaside apartment complexes and offices.The nations stable democracy compensates for some weaknesses Senegal might have…

Special issue to highlight impact of changes in Arctic climate

IMAGE: In recent decades, Arctic warming has amplified markedly and sea ice has shrunk drastically, leading to an emergent forcing that possibly drives anomalous atmospheric circulation and weather patterns beyond the... view more Credit: Advances in Atmospheric SciencesThere's controversy in climate change research--not whether climate change exists…

Announcement 268 - Directed share issue and strategic initiatives Copenhagen Stock Exchange:ROV

Rovsing A/S - Company announcement no 268At a board meeting on 5 December 2017, the Board of Directors of Rovsing A/S has adopted a number of initiatives aimed at strengthening Rovsings capital structure, profitability, growth and incentives. These initiatives are described in more detail below.Strategic initiativesThe…

Why Japan Attacked (And Why It Was Such a Big Mistake)

James HolmesSecurity, AsiaAttacking Pearl Harbor stoked popular desire for vengeance.Pearl Harbor: Why Japan Attacked (And Why It Was Such a Big Mistake)Think about what Japan was contemplating from a geographic and geometric perspective. Every time Japan extended its defense perimeter eastward or southward was like extending…

This Diesel Traveled 19,000 Miles to New York From China

There are few better examples of how weird and wonderful oil shipping and trading can be: diesel that left China almost three months ago is going to reach New York any moment now.The Flagship Tulip will reach America’s key East Coast port later on Thursday, according to a signal from the vessel earlier. In mid-November…

Energy Voice | Offshore copter market to recover over next four years, report says

Energy consultancy Westwood Global has predicted a recovery in the offshore helicopter market after three rough years.Westwood said spending on offshore oil and gas helicopters would reach $16billion from 2018-22 as opportunities open up in emerging regions and renewables.Global helicopter fleet utilisation hit a low of 54% in 2017 due to falling activity levels…

Research Delivers Insight into the Global Outlook for Subsea Navigation And Tracking Market – Find M

Subsea navigation & tracking is a system used for the navigation and tracking of underwater divers as well as vehicles by means of direction measurements/acoustic distance and subsequent position triangulation. Subsea navigation & tracking systems are generally used for a variety of underwater tasks such as ocean sciences…

Subsea UK and Scottish Enterprise Launch £R&D Funding Call for Underwater Innovation (Scandinavian O

Industry body Subsea UK in partnership with Scottish Enterprise has announced that it has opened an R&D funding call for innovation projects to drive forward research and development projects between Scotland and Japan that will help solve the industrys most complex technological challenges.The project forms part of the…