IndexMundi Home

Marshall Islands News Headlines

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)
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)
Pacific nations look to increase tuna fishing fees
MAJURO, Marshall Islands - Pacific island nations announced plans Thursday to dramatically increase the fees they charge tuna fishing boats for the right to enter their waters, saying it will boost revenue and help conservation efforts. Around half the world's skipjack tuna, the most commonly canned variety, is caught in waters belonging to an eight-nation group known as the Parties to the Nauru ...(6/22/2014 11:52:53 PM)
World War II Japanese Soldiers Skeletons Washed From Grave On Marshall Islands By High Tides Of Pacific Ocean
The remains of at least 26 Japanese soldiers from World War II have been washed away on the Marshall Islands due to rising sea levesl in the Pacific Ocean, media reports said Friday, citing a minister of the Republic of the Marshall Islands.(6/22/2014 3:46:18 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)
Waves unearth remains of 'WWII Japan soldiers' in Pacific
TOKYO - The skeletal remains of what are believed to be Japanese soldiers have been exposed on a remote Pacific island where waves have eroded the sea shore, a Japanese government official said Monday. The bodies of around 20 men have emerged from the earth at a small coastal cemetery because of the action of the ocean on the Marshall Islands, a place scientists have long warned is vulnerable to ...(6/22/2014 11:40:20 PM)
Rising sea levels unearth 'WWII Japan soldiers' in Pacific
TOKYO - The skeletal remains of what are believed to be Japanese soldiers have been exposed on a remote Pacific island where rising sea levels have eroded the sea shore, Japanese and local officials said on Monday. The bodies of around 20 men have emerged from the earth at a small coastal cemetery because of the action of the ocean on the Marshall Islands, a place scientists have long warned is ...(6/23/2014 5:56:51 AM)
Probe into carbon credit 'firm' that sought investors
A COMPANY involved in the sale to private investors of overpriced carbon credits and diamonds is to be reported to the Insolvency Service for posing as a reputable UK business whilst operating offshore from the Marshall Islands, The Herald has discovered.(7/18/2014 10:42:55 PM)
Dan Haifley, Our Ocean Backyard: A family's forays into atomic test zones
My last two columns featured the military ships USS Shangri-La and USS Independence which were involved in Operation Crossroads, two nuclear weapons tests conducted at Bikini Atoll in the Pacific's Marshall Islands in 1946.(7/5/2014 3:12:39 AM)
Rising sea levels unearth Japan soldiers in Pacific
TOKYO, Japan – The skeletal remains of what are believed to be Japanese soldiers have been exposed on a remote Pacific island where rising sea levels have eroded the sea shore, Japanese and local officials said Monday. The bodies of around 20 men have emerged from the earth at ...(6/22/2014 9:59:36 AM)
Source: Yahoo