Found 44 posts for: "Open Arms italy"

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Humanitarian Migrant Rescue Boat Rejected by Italy and Malt Arrives in Spain

MADRID, July 4 (Reuters) – A humanitarian rescue boat carrying 60 migrants rescued off Libya docked in Barcelona on Wednesday after being turned away by Malta and Italy, in the...

July 4, 2018
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Sunday, July 1, 2018
Maritime News

Another Humanitarian Ship Heads to Spain After Being Rejected by Italy and Malta

ROME, July 1 (Reuters) – A humanitarian boat carrying 59 migrants rescued off Libya was heading for Barcelona on Sunday after Italy and Malta, both much closer to the place...

July 1, 2018
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Monday, June 11, 2018
Maritime News

Italy Cries ‘Victory’ as Spain Opens Port to Rescued Migrants

By Steve Scherer and Isla Binnie ROME/MADRID, June 11 (Reuters) – Spain offered on Monday to take in a humanitarian ship stranded in international waters with 629 migrants aboard, prompting...

June 11, 2018
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Monday, March 19, 2018

Italy Seizes NGO Ship that Picked Up Migrants in Mediterranean

By Steve Scherer ROME, March 19 (Reuters) – Italian authorities seized a charity’s ship on suspicion it had helped illegal immigration by picking up migrants in the Mediterranean instead of letting...

March 19, 2018
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Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Italy Seeks “Code of Conduct” for NGO Ships as Death Toll Rises

By Steve Scherer ROME, July 25 (Reuters) – The Italian government on Tuesday threatened to shut humanitarian groups that operate migrant rescue ships in the Mediterranean out of the country’s...

July 25, 2017
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Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Italy and India Clash Over M/V Enrica Lexie Shooting

NEW DELHI– The detention of two Italian naval officers over the fatal shooting last week of two Indians at sea has caused a diplomatic rift that deepened Wednesday, exposing the...

February 22, 2012
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Friday, May 7, 2021
offshore wind farm

How an Oil Company Becomes a Renewables Company

By Nathaniel Bullard (Bloomberg) — Last week a raft of oil majors released their first-quarter results, with companies like Royal Dutch Shell Plc showing a return to pre-pandemic profit levels. At the...

May 7, 2021
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Saturday, March 20, 2021

Italian Prosecutor Seeks Trial For Minister Who Denied Migrant Rescue Vessels Port Entry

by Angelo Amante (Reuters) – An Italian prosecutor formally called on Saturday for right-wing League leader Matteo Salvini to be tried for kidnapping over his decision to prevent more than...

March 20, 2021
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Friday, September 4, 2020

What Are The Most Dangerous Waters in the World Today?

By Admiral James Stavridis (Bloomberg) As a Greek-American who lived in Athens for three years, and as a U.S. Navy mariner, I got to know the eastern Mediterranean well. It has...

September 4, 2020
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Monday, August 31, 2020
Oil tanker is docked in Venezuela
Maritime News

Trump Administration Preparing Tighter Venezuela Oil Sanctions

By Humeyra Pamuk WASHINGTON, Aug 31 (Reuters) – The Trump administration is looking to tighten oil sanctions on Venezuela in the near future, top U.S. envoy for the country told...

August 31, 2020
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Wednesday, February 19, 2020
offshore wind farm
Maritime News

Shift to Cleaner Power Sparks Landmark Green Bond in Japan

By Ayai Tomisawa and Rie Morita (Bloomberg) — In Japan’s gusty northeast, a power company is looking to fund offshore wind projects with a landmark sale of green bonds that seeks...

February 19, 2020
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Thursday, August 22, 2019
luventa migrant rescue ship
Maritime News

Captain of Migrant Rescue Vessel Refuses Paris’ Highest Civilian Award

By Forrest Crellin PARIS, Aug 21 (Reuters) – The German captain of rescue ships that saved hundreds of migrants’ lives in the Mediterranean has turned down Paris’s highest civilian award,...

August 22, 2019
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Friday, August 2, 2019
NGO Proactiva Open Arms rescue boat

Spanish NGO Seeks Safe Port For 124 People Rescued in Mediterranean

by Sam Edwards (Reuters) A Spanish charity rescue boat sought safe port on Friday after Italy rejected its request to disembark 124 people saved from two migrant rafts in the...

August 2, 2019
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Thursday, May 2, 2019
Uljanik shipyard Pula
Maritime News

Facing Death, a Former European Shipbuilding Hub Turns to China

By James Gomez and Jasmina Kuzmanovic (Bloomberg) — Its portholes without glass and covered in rust and seagull guano, the Santiago I tanker sits moored in the Adriatic Sea abandoned...

May 2, 2019
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Tuesday, January 8, 2019
CSL Virginia Ulysse collision

Human Error ID’d in Mediterranean Ro-Ro’s Collision with Containership

The investigation into the collision involving a roll-on/roll-off vessel and a containership in the Mediterranean Sea last October identified human errors on a multitude of levels as the root cause...

January 8, 2019
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Monday, June 11, 2018
Maritime News

Australia, Paris MoU Ban Cargo Ships Following Port State Control Detentions

The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has banned the Philippines-flagged cargo ship Thorco Luna after it was detained by port state control inspectors for the third time this year for...

June 11, 2018
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Friday, August 4, 2017
blockchain technology in shipping
Maritime News

Blockchain Technology: Friend or Foe?

MTS Logistics is a C-TPAT and ISO9001:2008 certified NVOCC specializing in LCL, FCL, and project sea freight shipments. With the help of their global agency network, they are able to...

August 4, 2017
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Thursday, May 19, 2016
mediterranean refugees

NATO Agrees to Bigger Mediterranean Mission to Stop Smugglers

By Robin Emmott and Lesley Wroughton BRUSSELS, May 19 (Reuters) – NATO agreed on Thursday to broaden its operations in the Mediterranean to help the European Union stop criminals trafficking...

May 19, 2016
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Sunday, April 19, 2015
Maritime News

EU Frets Naval Mission Off Libya Could Draw More Migrants to Sea

The EU is considering sending warships to the Libyan coast to combat oil and arms smugglers but fears that could encourage more migrants to take to sea in the hope of being rescued and taken to Europe, according to an EU document seen by Reuters.

April 19, 2015
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Monday, September 23, 2013

Costa Concordia Captain Looks to Spread Blame

The captain of the Costa Concordia told a court on Monday that a junior officer who was at the wheel at the time shared the blame for the cruise liner disaster that killed 32 people last year.

September 23, 2013
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