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Who Is Most To Blame For Climate Change?
Climate change is a global problem. Some island nations face the prospect of disappearing beneath rising seas. Barbara J. King is surprised by how the people of the Marshall Islands see their plight.(7/24/2014 1:08:06 PM)
Tanker carrying Iraqi Kurdish oil anchored off Texas port
By Erwin Seba and Terry Wade HOUSTON (Reuters) - A tanker carrying crude oil from Iraqi Kurdistan was anchored near the Port of Galveston, Texas, and must undergo a routine safety inspection by the U.S. Coast Guard on Sunday before it can unload its cargo, an official said. The Marshall Islands-flagged tanker United Kalavrvta sailed from the Turkish port of Ceyhan in June bound for the U.S. Gulf ...(7/27/2014 11:36:02 AM)
Iraqi Kurdish oil nears Texas port for likely offloading
By Terry Wade and Erwin Seba HOUSTON (Reuters) - A tanker carrying crude oil from Iraqi Kurdistan is hours away from the Port of Galveston in Texas, according to Reuters ship tracking data and the U.S. Coast Guard, its arrival imminent despite Washington's concerns about independent oil sales from the autonomous region. The Marshall Islands-flagged tanker United Kalavrvta, which left the Turkish ...(7/26/2014 5:32:38 PM)
Transocean Partners Commences IPO Of 17.50 Mln Units - Quick Facts
Transocean Partners LLC, a Marshall Islands limited liability company formed by Transocean Ltd., announced that it has commenced an initial public offering of 17.50 million common units.(7/22/2014 7:49:00 AM)
Transocean Partners LLC Launches Initial Public Offering
ABERDEEN, SCOTLAND, July 22, 2014 - Transocean Partners LLC, a Marshall Islands limited liability company formed by Transocean Ltd., announced today that it has commenced an initial public offering of ...(7/22/2014 6:35:05 AM)
Pacific Summit to Urge Action on Climate Change
Pacific island leaders will renew calls for meaningful action on climate change at a regional summit opening in Palau on Tuesday, amid fears rising seas will swamp their low-lying nations.(7/27/2014 2:54:43 AM)
Guam men advance to hoops semifinals
Loading Photo Galleries ... • 10 a.m.: Softball, women vs. Kosrae • 10:30 a.m.: Baseball vs. Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands(7/26/2014 1:11:42 PM)
VIDEO FEATURE: Cocos Keeling Islands
If you like laid-back tropical beaches, snorkelling and diving on fish-filled reefs, then Iain Gillespie says the isolated Cocos Keeling Islands could be the perfect spot for a break.(7/25/2014 4:40:31 AM)
Iraqi Kurdish Oil Nears Texas Port
A tanker carrying crude oil from Iraqi Kurdistan is hours away from the Port of Galveston in Texas, according to Reuters ship tracking data and the U.S. Coast Guard, its arrival imminent despite Washington's concerns about independent oil sales from the autonomous region. The Marshall Islands-flagged tanker United Kalavrvta, which left the Turkish port of Ceyhan in June carrying oil from a new ...(7/26/2014 5:51:01 PM)
PacIOOS wave buoy in Majuro helps keep islanders safe
If the ocean swell is too high, the safety of fishermen transiting out of the lagoon to open waters is threatened, homes and businesses may be flooded with seawater, roadways may become impassable, and even the runway strip at the airport may be rendered useless for large commercial aircraft. This is the reality of islanders living on Majuro Atoll in the Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI ...(7/16/2014 8:14:13 AM)
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