maritime transport

Here’s when you should book a flight

For two years, Americans have been reluctant to travel during the holidays because of the COVID-19 pandemic. But in a step marking America’s return to normal, the number of trips is expected to increase this year. More than half of Americans say they plan to travel for Thanksgiving or Christmas, according to Hopper, a website […]

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Exclusive Research Report on Onboard Rescue Boat Market, Size,

Onboard Lifeboat Market Global Onboard Lifeboat Market research report provides key analysis on the state of the Onboard Lifeboat market with best facts and figures, meaning, definition, SWOT analysis, opinions experts and the latest developments around the world. The report also calculates market size, sales, price, revenue, gross margin, market share, cost structure, and growth […]

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Life of Irish Coastguard volunteer Caitriona Lucas remembered in Clare FM radio documentary

Six years after Caitriona Lucas became the first Irish Coast Guard volunteer to die on active service, a documentary is due to air on Clare FM Radio today, September 12, about her life. “Caitriona was a hero…she should always be remembered,” program director Padraic Flaherty said of the hour-long documentary, which was made with support […]

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3 reasons why you should avoid borrowing against your home right now

By Liz Weston Home prices can go down as well as up: Here’s when you shouldn’t dip into your home’s equity This article is reprinted with permission from NerdWallet. Soaring real estate values ​​mean many homeowners are inundated with equity – the difference between what they owe and what their home is worth. The average […]

Marine

Al Seer Marine strengthens its global freight services

Al Seer Marine (PJSC), a subsidiary of International Holding Company (IHC), has entered into a collaboration agreement with Netbulk Pte Ltd, a Singapore-based one-stop marine solutions company, as part of its growth strategy to expand its global freight services. Founded in 2015, Netbulk offers a wide range of business activities, including trading, chartering, consulting and […]

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Average HELOC and Home Equity Loan Rates for the week of September 6, 2022

Editorial independence We want to help you make more informed decisions. Certain links on this page – clearly marked – may direct you to a partner website and allow us to earn a referral commission. For more information, see How we make money. Key points to remember Home equity loans and lines of credit (HELOC) […]

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Wärtsilä unveils the AHTI innovation vessel, creating an at-sea test center for tomorrow’s solutions

Wärtsilä Voyage, part of the Wärtsilä Technology Group, today unveiled its new demonstration and innovation vessel, AHTI, at SMM in Hamburg, Germany. With AHTI, Wärtsilä Voyage has created a maritime environment where customers can test Wärtsilä Voyage’s own technologies, as well as solutions from its technology partners. These trials will be conducted in real and […]

Marine

Merchant Navy Graduate Jonathan Lee Builds Navy Career | Way of life

Former Asan resident Jonathan Lee began his military journey in Guam as an active member of the Navy Cadets in his youth and later as a member of the Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps in high school. Former Asan resident Jonathan Lee graduated in June 2022 from the US Merchant Marine Academy in Nassau County, […]

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Strengthening fiscal rules and institutions

Reforming the EU fiscal framework: strengthening fiscal rules and institutions Author/Editor: Nathaniel G Arnold; Ravi Balakrishnan; Bergljot B Barkbu; Hamid R Davoodi; Andresa Lagerborg; Waikei R Lam; Paulo A Medas; Julia Oten; Louise Rabier; Christiane Röhler; Asghar Shamoradi; Mariano Spector; Sebastien Weber; Jerome Zettelmeyer Publication date: September 5, […]

Coastguard

Penlee Lifeboat and Penzance Coastguard search for missing person West Cornwall

An unconscious woman and a missing person resulted in a busy night for the West Cornwall volunteer emergency services last night. The evening began with Penlee RNLI contacted by Coastguard Falmouth Operations Center at 8.37pm on Thursday. A woman aboard an 11m yacht had been found unconscious, but breathing, and needed immediate help. Under the […]

Marine

Stay aware of Covid and vigilant against monkeypox, warns van Ameyde Marine as winter waves loom

Van Ameyde Marine, the global maritime consultancy and surveying firm, advises ship managers to stay aware of Covid and ensure crews are fully vaccinated in the run up to a new wave of infections from a new virus strain. Michael Robertson, senior marine consultant for the company’s McAuslands division, said: “With reports in Europe and […]

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What You Need to Know (2022)

With automatic cash refinance, you can pay off your existing car loan and withdraw some of the equity in your vehicle in cash. You will have more debt overall, but it can be a good decision if you can get a much better interest rate and keep the loan term relatively short. We at Home […]