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United Way holds Day of Caring event Saturday

The Daily Astorian 15 Apr 2021
The organization is also collecting essential items for community members in distress, including nonperishable food items, dental products, personal care items, personal protection equipment, comfort for children and baby care items (must be new), pet care products, gift cards and handwritten inspirational cards.
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Egypt seizes ship that blocked Suez Canal; asks for compensation of about $1bn

Ghana Web 14 Apr 2021
One of the ship’s insurers, UK Club, also confirmed the decision by Egypt and said it had responded ... On 12 April, a carefully considered and generous offer was made to the SCA to settle their claim,” UK Club stated on Tuesday ... According to maritime journal Lloyd, every day, $9 billion worth of essentials sails through the canal on more than 50 ships.
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The importance of domestication of the International Maritime Organisation Convention into Seychelles’ national laws |12 ...

Nation 12 Apr 2021
Maritime transport is essential for a maritime state like Seychelles ... Seychelles became a member of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) in 1978 by ratifying the Convention establishing the International Maritime Organisation Convention ... Maritime Safety and Security is an area of cooperation for many regional organisations.
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From land-based to ocean-based economy

The Saigon Times 11 Apr 2021
Coming from Hanoi, Assoc. Prof ... The result is, Mr ... Vo argued that in the near future, the HCMC authorities should be absolutely consistent with the development of sea ports and maritime logistics associated with a chain of coastal cities in Can Gio ... To go to the sea, Nguyen Xuan Anh said it is essential to come closer to international maritime routes ... .
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US 7th Fleet’s patrol in India’s EEZ was an act of impropriety

Indian Express 11 Apr 2021
At the risk of sounding doctrinaire, it must be said that the nine-year-long negotiations to formulate UNCLOS 1982 were essentially a struggle between the “haves” (the established European and North American maritime powers) and the “have-nots” — the emerging “third-world” — who ...
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Essential, invisible: COVID has 200,000 merchant sailors stuck at sea

Stars and Stripes 09 Apr 2021
It is also a cautionary tale about essential but oft-ignored global supply chains ... Maintaining licenses and certifications is essential in the maritime industry, and this hinges on in-person instruction and hands-on experience with equipment ... Global maritime trade is worth about $14 trillion.
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Seychelles central to India’s SAGAR vision: PM

Indian Express 08 Apr 2021
Top News Right Now. Chhattisgarh ... Referring to the handing over of the patrol vessel, he said India is committed to strengthening the maritime security of Seychelles. Modi also said that India was able to supply essential medicines and 50,000 doses of ‘Made in India’ vaccines to Seychelles during times of need ... He added ... Tags. Narendra Modi ... .
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Murals at shipping terminals depict key role of maritime sector in securing Singapore's supplies during pandemic

Straits Times 07 Apr 2021
SINGAPORE - The role of the maritime sector in ensuring the flow of essential supplies into Singapore during the Covid-19 pandemic has been memorialised in mural art displays at shipping terminals here ... On Wednesday, Mr Chee said the maritime sector can be "very proud" of what it has achieved since the start of the pandemic.
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Murals depict maritime sector's role amid virus

Straits Times 07 Apr 2021
The role of the maritime sector in ensuring the flow of essential supplies into Singapore during the pandemic has been memorialised in mural art displays at shipping terminals here ... Yesterday, Mr Chee said the maritime sector can be "very proud" of what it has achieved since the start of the pandemic.
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Suez Canal Blockage Demonstrates Potential of Northern Sea Route

OWP 04 Apr 2021
The recent debacle at the Suez Canal disrupted global shipping networks for almost a week, but one party was quite pleased – Russia ... The 150-year old canal, allowing passage between the Red Sea and the Mediterranean, is essential for the thousands of ships yearly which utilize it for maritime travel between Asia and Europe ... ....
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Inmarsat takes on Dutch government over 5G spectrum allocation

Eweekly 01 Apr 2021
The change will reallocate spectrum currently used by essential satellite-based maritime safety services to 5G telecoms, states the company (such as Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) and the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) systems).
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In It for the Long Haul

The Maritime Executive 30 Mar 2021
In shore-to-shore applications, dockside cranes would convey the AUV to and from the water, but a support vessel equipped with Kongsberg Maritime’s heavy-duty Launch and Recovery System (LARS), essentially a cradle operating from midships, could also handle the process ... This post is sponsored by Kongsberg Maritime.
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Watch: Workers cheer as Suez Canal ship begins to float

The Hill 29 Mar 2021
Workers at the Suez Canal began to cheer as the 1,300 foot Ever Given cargo ship began to float on Monday after nearly a week of being lodged in the waterway ... ADVERTISEMENT ... local time in Egypt ... ". "The Suez Canal is an essential maritime choke point, and the longer passage is suspended, the more impact it will have to civilian and military transits.
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Pentagon says Suez Canal traffic impacted US military vessel movement

New York Post 29 Mar 2021
More On.. Suez Canal. Same ship, different day ... “The Suez Canal is an essential maritime choke point, and the longer passage is suspended, the more impact it will have to civilian and military transits,” the statement, from a public affairs officer with the US Naval Forces Central Command, began ... .
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Seafarers and aircrew classified as ‘essential workers’ for prioritized COVID-19 vaccination

Ghana Business News 28 Mar 2021
A call has been made for seafarers and aircrew to be considered as ‘essential workers’ and to be prioritized for the COVID-19 vaccination along with others in that group ... The statement said maritime and air transport are two essential activities that underpin global trade and mobility and are key to a sustainable socio-economic recovery.
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