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Spanish Police Seize Largest-Ever Cocaine Haul From a Sailing Vessel

Published Oct 18, 2021 3:18 PM by The Maritime Executive

Most modern sail-cargo startups focus on luxury goods created by artisanal producers, like gourmet cocoa, French wi...

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Electrify Everything – But at What Cost?

Published Oct 18, 2021 2:40 AM by G. Allen Brooks

Energy growth is directly linked to well-being and prosperity across the globe. Meeting growing energy demand in a safe and enviro...

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Saudi Wealth Fund Plans to Build a Theme Park on an Offshore Platform

Published Oct 18, 2021 2:18 AM by The Maritime Executive

A Saudi sovereign wealth fund is planning to build an offshore oil-themed tourist destination in a bid to boost the oil-rich natio...

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"Let's Be Honest": UN Secretary-General Slams IMO's Progress on CO2

Published Oct 18, 2021 12:49 AM by The Maritime Executive

In opening remarks delivered for the UN Global Sustainable Transport Conference in Beijing, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres...

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Book Review: "China’s Grand Strategy to Displace American Order"

Published Oct 17, 2021 7:35 PM by The Strategist

Does China intend to displace the United States as the world’s leading superpower? Henry Kissinger has frequently...

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Next Week, the Southern Ocean Could Get New Environmental Protections

Published Oct 17, 2021 12:35 PM by China Dialogue Ocean

[By Fermín Koop] Twenty-five countries and the European Union will gather on- and off-line from 18–25 October to v...

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Biden White House Nominates its First Maritime Administrator

Published Oct 15, 2021 11:20 PM by The Maritime Executive

On Thursday, the Biden administration announced the long-awaited nomination of its first Maritime Administrator, the director of t...

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U.S. LNG Exports Rise as Gas Inventories Fall

Published Oct 15, 2021 7:21 PM by The Maritime Executive

America's stored natural gas reserves are lower than normal headed into the winter heating season, and gas prices have increas...

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Can Indonesia Become a Fisheries Leader Again?

Published Oct 15, 2021 6:08 PM by China Dialogue Ocean

[By Nithin Coca] This July, Indonesia’s former fisheries minister Edhy Prabowo was sentenced to five years in prison afte...

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U.S. Coast Guard Locates Wreck of Famed Cutter USRC Bear

Published Oct 15, 2021 4:04 PM by The Maritime Executive

The U.S. Coast Guard and the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) have identified the location of the lost...

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