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Global climate action needed to combat climate change

Xinhua 02 Dec 2023
While impressed by the mighty power and vulnerability of nature, we genuinely feel that when it comes to tackling climate change, countries around the world are like passengers aboard the same ship ... A man takes a shower on the Ipanema beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Nov.

Editorial: Bells are ringing for Red Kettles

Kingsport Times-News 02 Dec 2023
Last year, the Red Kettle Campaign raised $102 million. In 2019, it was $126 million ... As a child, her adoptive parents would take her to Kingsport and Johnson City ... “We have a very small team that works on our staff to steer the ship, but really it takes the entire community working together in one way or another to pull this off.” ... ....

The Nao Trinidad arrives in Georgetown

The Post and Courier 01 Dec 2023
Five ships (Naos) departed from Sevilla, but only two made it to the Spice Islands, Nao Trinidad was one of them ... The Naos have this unique and original design that made them the most advanced in naval engineering, used first as cargo ships in Spain and then taking the lead as exploring vessels.

A US Navy warship held together with coconut logs after a Japanese torpedo strike once ...

Business Insider 01 Dec 2023
To return to port, the ship then sailed backwards in order to avoid sinking. 81 years ago, a US Navy warship was badly damaged during an intense World War II naval battle, forcing its crew to make some rather unconventional repairs to get the ship back to a safe harbor ... It took 11 days to get the wounded ship ready to sail to Sydney.

British ship rescues migrants off coast of Gran Canaria

The Times/The Sunday Times 01 Dec 2023
A British merchant ship has rescued more than 50 migrants from a stricken ... However, the crew of the merchant ship alerted shortly afterwards that the sea conditions were rapidly worsening and that the inflatable was “taking on water”.

Need to ship a holiday gift? Here's our shipping deadlines guide for FedEx, USPS, UPS

Austin American-Statesman 01 Dec 2023
International holiday shipping dates will vary slightly by carrier. Here’s everything you need to know for your holiday shipping needs.What is the cutoff date for Christmas delivery? ... The new service, which Uber announced nationwide on Wednesday, is intended to help cut down the time it takes to ship and return packages.

Abandoned Tanker Grounds in Vietnam Drifting 1,000 Miles From Philippines

The Maritime Executive 01 Dec 2023
"Currently, there are no crewmembers aboard the King Rich vessel, and we have not yet ascertained the remaining cargo and fuel on the ship ... The 13 Indonesian and three Chinese crewmembers aboard the King Rich abandoned ship on November 18 reporting that the ship’s propeller shaft had broken, and it was taking on water.

Girl Scout cookie season is here. Here's how to order your Thin Mints, Adventurefuls and more.

Courier & Press - Evansville 01 Dec 2023
Girls will be taking traditional, in-person orders for delivery that will start the week of Feb. 5, but there will also be online orders that ship directly to your home. Online orders ship from the baker, so you don't have to wait until February to eat your favorite cookies.

Civilian engineer says she was sexually assaulted on Navy ship, sues service for not protecting her

The Virginian-Pilot 01 Dec 2023
The expeditionary fast transport ship USNS Carson City (EPF 7) arrives at Naval Station Newport in Newport, Rhode Island in 2016. A civilian engineer was working aboard the USNS Carson City in December 2021 when she said the ship’s captain used a master key code to access her private room.

IMO ‘will thrive in delivering its full agenda’, says next secretary-general

Splash24/7 01 Dec 2023
Dominguez Velasco will take over from Kitack Lim for an initial four-year term and becomes the United Nations body’s tenth secretary-general ... The Panamanian takes over at the UN body in London at a time when shipping faces a daunting set of rules raining in from multiple bodies around the world (see infographic below).

COLUMN: Using genetic testing to make profitable marketing decisions

Tahlequah Daily Press 01 Dec 2023
Genomic tests are a tool that can be used to create strategic marketing plans by taking a small ear tissue sample to compare genome traits of a calf to others in their breed ... Many commercial producers are leaving dollars on the table by shipping mixed loads of productive and unproductive calves to the feedlot.

SAMSA’s 25 Year Anniversary: Section Two

Mail Guardian South Africa 01 Dec 2023
In taking over the leadership of the organisation, Capt. Gqabu succeeded Beatrice Nyamoita, Deputy Director, Shipping Maritime, State Department of Transport, Kenya, who was the Chair of the IOMOU PSC Committee for the past six years ... Inscription on a founding plague at the MRCC with the visual of a ship in trouble in stormy seas.

With Puerto Rico market in mind, Norwegian Cruise Line christens new ship Viva

The Eagle-Tribune 30 Nov 2023
The “Despacito” singer embraced his role joining the likes of Kelly Clarkson, Pitbull and Katy Perry among musicians taking on godparent duties for NCL ships ... Norwegian’s choice to take its newest ship and keep it for four months sailing from Puerto Rico as opposed to Miami and ...

UK sends second warship to Gulf

LBC International 30 Nov 2023
Tensions escalated regarding the safety of maritime routes after the Houthi rebels in Yemen seized control of the Red Sea on November 19, taking over the ship "Galaxy Leader," operated by a Japanese maritime company and owned by a British company owned by an Israeli businessman.

TMID Editorial: The hanging threat

Independent Online 30 Nov 2023
In shipping, there is no such thing as wait and see ... But, as of now, it is not taking any action in this regard ... Shipping lines will see what is favourable to them, and if they decide to move their business away from EU ports – and North African states are gearing up to take over this kind of work – it will be hard to reverse the trend.