Friday, December 18, 2020
Friday, August 2, 2019
U.S. To Push Security Strategy Into SE Asian Waters
By Martin Petty (Reuters) – Recent incidents involving Chinese ships in Southeast Asian waters are testing regional faith in Beijing’s sincerity about maritime peace, and aiding a renewed U.S. push to...
Thursday, January 18, 2018
The Tankship Triangle: Southeast Asia’s Illegal Oil Market
by Henning Gloystein (Reuters) – An alleged oil heist in Singapore that has already led to 20 arrests, the seizure of at least one tanker and allegations that thieves siphoned thousands...
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Agent Orange Veterans Hunt Through Ship Logs In Fight With U.S. Navy
by Mike Hixenbaugh (The Virginian-Pilot), Charles Ornstein and Terry Parris (ProPublica) During the Vietnam War, hundreds of U.S. Navy ships crossed into Vietnam’s rivers or sent crew members ashore, possibly exposing their...
Wednesday, August 17, 2016
US Turns Down Navy Veterans Seeking Agent Orange Benefits
by Charles Ornstein and Terry Parris Jr. (Propublica) The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has once again turned down an effort by Navy veterans to get compensation for possible exposure...
Sunday, May 31, 2015
Pentagon Pledges $18 million To Hanoi For Metal Shark Patrol Boats
(Reuters) May 31 U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter pledged $18 million on Sunday to help Vietnam buy U.S. patrol boats, shortly after touring a Vietnamese coast guard vessel that was...
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Vietnam Says Chinese Vessels Attacked Fishermen Near Paracels
Vietnam demanded compensation after Chinese boats allegedly rammed and robbed its fishing boats and beat some members of their crews, fanning tensions already inflamed by territorial disputes.
Friday, August 1, 2014
In the Face of China, Japan Makes Bold Gift to Vietnam
Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida made an unprecedented announcement during his visit to Vietnam – one that may serve to heighten tensions in the region. While in Hanoi for talks...
Thursday, June 5, 2014
WATCH: Chinese Ship Runs Over and Sinks Vietnamese Fishing Boat
On 26 May 2014, a steel-hulled Chinese fishing vessel chased down and ran over Vietnamese fishing boat DNa 90152 approximately 150 nautical miles off the coast of Vietnam, 17 nautical miles...
Monday, May 26, 2014
Chinese Vessel Attacks and Sinks Vietnamese Fishing Boat – Report
A Chinese vessel attacked and sank a Vietnamese fishing boat, the Vietnam government said, raising tensions over a territorial dispute that saw clashes between the countries’ coast guard ships earlier this month.
Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Vietnam Shipbuilding to Fire 14,000 Employees in Massive Overhaul
Sept. 18 (Bloomberg) — Vietnam Shipbuilding Industry Group, the state company whose near-bankruptcy contributed to credit downgrades and banking system concerns, said it will fire 14,000 employees, or more than...
Wednesday, August 28, 2013
New 4,500 Tonne Rolls-Royce Syncrolift Installed in Vietnam
Rolls-Royce announced today that the largest capacity Syncrolift® shiplift to be built in Vietnam is now officially open for service. The Syncrolift has been installed as a key element of...
Thursday, July 19, 2012
India’s ONGC Will Continue to Explore Offshore Vietnam, Much to China’s Discontent
NEW DELHI–India’s state-run Oil & Natural Gas Corp. (500312.BY) will continue to explore for oil and gas offshore Vietnam in the South China Sea, ignoring objections from China. ONGC Videsh Ltd.,...
Wednesday, June 13, 2012
Korean Owned, Vietnamese Operated | Hyundai-Vinashin Shipyard Thrives in Vietnam
– by Matthew Flynn, DNV [dropcap]W[/dropcap]e have the best Korean technology and also the mentality of the Korean approach. We can do. We will do!” said Mr Lee Young Hoon,...
Monday, June 4, 2012
Wednesday, June 29, 2011
INTERVIEW: Ezra Moving FPSO To Vietnam As Company Eyes Deep Water
SINGAPORE (Dow Jones)–Singapore-listed Ezra Holdings Ltd. (5DN.SG) is due to ship a large offshore floating oil production unit to Vietnam this week, while further over the horizon it hopes to...
Tuesday, June 28, 2011
Monday, September 15, 2008
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