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The passenger, ferry and cruise sectors were the biggest coronavirus victims in global shipping, but downsized lines are now reactivating unused ships as they prepare for the “new normal” in tourism. Last month, some of the world’s most expensive passenger ships were sailing to reposition themselves in ports to prepare for the first crossings in …

Annalize Murphy, Olympic silver medalist Annalize Murphy of the National Yacht Club (born February 1, 1990) is a Dublin Bay sailor who won a silver medal at the 2016 Summer Olympics. She is from Rathfarnham, a suburb of Dublin. Murphy competed in the 2012 Summer Olympics in the Women’s Laser Radial category. She won her …

There is a new daily record of new COVID-19 cases as Permanent Secretary of Health Dr James Fong announced 522 cases and 3 deaths of COVID-19 for the 24-hour period that ended in 8am yesterday. Dr Fong says they are seriously concerned that some people with severe illness do not present to a medical facility …

Last Thursday marked the sinking of the luxury liner Titanic off the coast of Canada in 1912 as it made its maiden voyage from Britain to New York. More than 1,500 people died that fateful night after the allegedly unsinkable ship struck an iceberg. Dutch Thompson is an award-winning historian and storyteller. He has published …

There are certain phrases that military service members hear on a regular basis, and by regular we mean they are overused like crazy. While every workplace has its own buzzwords – we mean you there, “corporate synergy” – the military is spoiled for choice. The WATM team gathered their collective ideas and came up with …

More than a century has passed since the Royal Mail Ship (RMS) Titanic began her ill-fated maiden voyage from Southampton, UK, to sink in the North Atlantic, which has turned into the icy graveyard of the ship. The large liner collided with an iceberg on the night of April 14, 1912, and the collision sank …

LONDON, April 5, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Seaspan Corporation (“Seaspan”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Atlas Corp. (“Atlas”) (NYSE: ATCO), today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire two quality 8,500 TEU container ships equipped with scrubbers (“the Ships”) on long-term charter with a global line customer. The ships are expected …