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San Francisco's Chinatown Prepares to Celebrate Lunar New Year

NBCBayArea 28 Jan 2022
... Local. San Francisco 17 mins ago ... But he and other merchants are struggling with another issue. “The cargo ship is not unloading,” said Chan ... “They have it but can't ship it for us.”. Despite the ongoing challenges, merchants are hopeful the year of the tiger will deliver good fortune ... .
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Shopee gives you 5 days of deals, discounts this 2.2 Free Shipping Sale

Manila Standard 28 Jan 2022
Getting ready for another round of shopping for your essentials and budols? Lucky for you, you can shop without breaking the bank during Shopee’s 2.2 Free Shipping Sale ... Score Free Shipping, Daily Midnight Sales, and Non-Stop Rush Hour Sales ... Find Low Prices on Home Essentials this 2.2 Free Shipping Sale.
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Containers Linger at LA Ports More Than A Week Before Shipping

The Epoch Times 28 Jan 2022
... staying on average nearly eight days at a marine terminal after they are unloaded from ships at the twin ports, according to the Pacific Merchant Shipping Association.
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Global demand for certified seafarers soars as nation urged to take advantage

B & FT Online 28 Jan 2022
Given the growing demand for Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping (STCW)-certified seafarers, there will be need for an additional 89,510 officers to operate the world’s merchant fleets by 2026, a new report has shown ... Currently, there are 1.89 million seafarers serving onboard over 74,000 merchant ships globally.
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Let us honor the memory of the Four Chaplains | Asszony

Burlington County Times 28 Jan 2022
As the freezing waters of the North Atlantic rushed into the badly damaged ship, many were killed below deck ... The massive number of people trying to escape from the sinking ship caused some of the lifeboats to capsize because of overloading, and many fell into the frigid waters of the North Atlantic and died of hypothermia.
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Russian embassy disputes claim of ‘absolute guarantee’ to Irish fishermen

The Irish Times 28 Jan 2022
Beneficial ... In a statement Mr Isakin of the Russian Embassy said ... Great comfort ... The notice advises that ships vessels should navigate “to ensure safety at all times” and reminds mariners of their responsibilities under the International Regulations for Prevention of Collisions at Sea that are covered by Irish law under merchant shipping regulations. .
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US to get an open register based out of the Virgin Islands

Splash24/7 27 Jan 2022
Less than 30 km east of the American territory in the Caribbean are the the British Virgin Islands, which has been getting its shipping register more focused on the merchant fleet in recent months ... Fahie will make VISR a government statutory body and is aiming to attract merchant ships.
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HMS Montrose Intercepts Another $11M Worth of Drugs in Gulf of Oman

The Maritime Executive 27 Jan 2022
In a nine-hour operation in the Gulf of Oman, the ship’s boarding team of sailors and Royal Marines intercepted the dhow using the frigate's small boats and conducted a search ... Courtesy Royal Navy ... She has also provided escort duty to merchant shipping in the Strait of Hormuz during periods of elevated tension ... ....
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Safety warning issued ahead of Russian naval drills off Irish coast

The Irish Times 27 Jan 2022
The notice advises that ships vessels should navigate “to ensure safety at all times” and reminds mariners of their responsibilities under the International Regulations for Prevention of Collisions at Sea that are covered by Irish law under merchant shipping regulations ... .
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Contactless PoS Terminals Market to record USD 5.54 Bn growth | 8.23% YOY growth achieved ...

Longview News-Journal 27 Jan 2022
In 2018, more than 2.5 billion smart payment cards were shipped globally ... Merchants across various industries are also increasingly adopting contactless POS terminals to facilitate easy payments, eliminate queuing processes, and enhance customer experience ... Contactless PoS terminals optimize operational efficiency for retailers and merchants.
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Fishermen given ‘absolute guarantee’ of no disruption by Russian naval exercises

The Irish Times 27 Jan 2022
Beneficial ... Ukraine ... Great comfort ... The notice advises that ships vessels should navigate “to ensure safety at all times” and reminds mariners of their responsibilities under the International Regulations for Prevention of Collisions at Sea that are covered by Irish law under merchant shipping regulations. .
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Russian embassy refutes claims of guarantee to fishermen

The Irish Times 27 Jan 2022
Beneficial ... Great comfort ... The notice advises that ships vessels should navigate “to ensure safety at all times” and reminds mariners of their responsibilities under the International Regulations for Prevention of Collisions at Sea that are covered by Irish law under merchant shipping regulations. .
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Russian embassy disputes claims of ‘absolute guarantee’ to Irish fishermen on naval exercise impact

The Irish Times 27 Jan 2022
Beneficial ... In a statement Mr Isakin of the Russian Embassy said ... Great comfort ... The notice advises that ships vessels should navigate “to ensure safety at all times” and reminds mariners of their responsibilities under the International Regulations for Prevention of Collisions at Sea that are covered by Irish law under merchant shipping regulations. .
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Columbia Shipmanagement Signs Security Agreement with MICA Center

The Maritime Executive 26 Jan 2022
"The signing of a voluntary naval cooperation protocol with the French Navy ensures the long-term safety of our crew and our ships ...Thanks to this agreement, the French Navy will work to ensure safer seas for CSM merchant ships. Working with CSM merchant vessels will allow ...
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W�rtsil� Power Solutions Selected for Gas-Fuelled Ferry Trio

The Maritime Executive 26 Jan 2022
The ships are under construction at China Merchants Jinling (Weihai) Shipyard and will operate with Wärtsilä engines and propulsion machinery when delivered in 2024 and 2025 ... The use of LNG as a marine fuel is viewed by Wärtsilä as being an important transitional solution in the drive towards decarbonising shipping.
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