Today is Monday June 14, the 165th day of 2021. There are 200 days left in the year. It’s flag day. The highlight of today’s story: On June 14, 1993, President Bill Clinton appointed Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg to serve on the Supreme Court of the United States. To this date : In 1775, the …

When Celebrity Cruises’ Celebrity Millennium Arrived in the port of Bridgetown in Barbados on Monday June 7th, no one was hiding the sheer happiness of local tourism officials and government officials. Departing from Phillipsburg’s home port in St. Maarten, Barbados was the first stop for the Royal Caribbean Group ship, which was the first large …

The search for a 24-year-old man who fell or jumped overboard a Catalina Express ship after the boat left Long Beach has been called off and there were no plans to resume this morning. The announcement was made Friday at 8:50 p.m. by the US Coast Guard in Los Angeles. “Pending further updates, the @ …

Share this article: MNLA.com photo by John Schreiber. Rescuers had virtually lost all hope on Saturday of finding alive a desperate and screaming 24-year-old man who fell or jumped overboard a Catalina Express ship after the boat left Long Beach. The search was canceled Friday night and an announcement was made by the US Coast …

June 11 (Reuters) – Royal Caribbean Group (RCL.N) and Carnival Corp (CCL.N) move forward with a return to cruises this summer despite two guests aboard a test for Royal’s Celebrity Millennium ship Caribbean tested positive for COVID-19. A year after several cruise ships have been the scene of major coronavirus outbreaks and large numbers of …

Two passengers sharing a room on a Caribbean cruise ship tested positive for Covid-19 this week, triggering safety precautions that allowed some 600 other passengers to continue to eat and play on the ship. Cruise lines are preparing to resume their cruises from the end of the month in the United States, their main market, …

On the infrastructure side, assets with 3-5 years of experience in various segments like roads, gas pipeline, digital fiber, power transmission, and renewables are ideal candidates for monetization through the platform. InvITs, Jain said, setting the total monetization at Rs. 2.5 lakh crore. Mumbai: Next year is expected to see more than Rs 3.5 lakh …

Fraiserline laser scanning and architecture firm assists passenger vessel operators by overseeing refits, refurbishments and general fleet maintenance of different makes and classification types of vessels. We provide a variety of services, from designing passenger interiors to resolving operational aspects of vessel fleets, including maintenance and change-of-use requirements. Undertaking a typical ship project, whether on …

In the UK, plans to save a historic ‘unique’ D-Day ship docked in Southampton have been unveiled – ending years of anxiety over her future, after having, as Afloat reported, also passed a career dealing with transatlantic passengers in Galway Bay. According to the DailyEcho, the tug Calshot has been acquired by a marine restoration …

MSC Virtuosa prepares for its first cruise around the UK (MSC Cruises UK) Posted on June 8, 2021 at 7:46 PM by The maritime executive In a last-minute decision, the Scottish government announced today that it has decided to keep its ports closed to cruise ships for the time being despite progress in controlling COVID-19. …

By Lindsay Blake | Variety Last week, SF Gate reported that the Queen Mary was in danger of capsizing, breaking my heart in love with filming locations in two. The former luxury cruise liner Cunard-White Star, docked at Long Beach Harbor and operated as a hotel / tourist attraction since 1967, is not only one …

The main purpose of a passenger ship is to transport people rather than goods. There are three types of passenger ships: cruise ships, ferries, and liners. The infographic below from HMY Yachts shows which ships held the title of the world’s largest passenger ship since the 19th century. While COVID-19 has caused setbacks for the …

Irishwoman Annalize Murphy finds herself in a rerun of Rio from five years ago this week when she takes on her 2016 podium teammates Marit Bouwmeester (NED) and Anne-Marie Rindom (DEN) as the series of the 2021 Hempel World Cup kicks off at the Allianz Regatta in Medemblik, The Netherlands today. Murphy and Rindom will …

The Port of Cork is investing 80 million euros in the development of a container terminal at Ringaskiddy. The Cork Container Terminal will initially offer a 360 meter quay with a depth of 13 meters at quay and allow larger ships to dock in the port. The development also includes the construction of a 13.5 …

Passenger video courtesy of the DGST Posted on May 31, 2021 at 2:31 am by The maritime executive On Saturday, an Indonesian passenger ferry caught fire in the distant Moluccan Sea, forcing passengers and crew to abandon the ship. Around 7:00 a.m. on Saturday morning, the ferry Karya indah was on a journey from Ternate …

The home check-in and home PCR testing services offered by dnata, through its non-airport wing DUBZ, have brought tremendous relief to passengers traveling from the United Arab Emirates amid the ongoing pandemic caused by Covid-19. The one-of-a-kind service showcased at the airport lounge, which opened at the Dubai World Trade Center on Monday, is receiving …

After two dead fin whales were removed from the hull of HMAS Sydney, an Australian destroyer conducting exercises off the coast of San Diego on May 8, U.S. Navy officials said the service is taking protective action to mitigate environmental risks, according to a statement to Militaire.com. “Whenever the US Navy trains and / or …

Top line The Royal Caribbean Group will be allowed to restart cruises departing from the United States with limited capacity from June, making the company the first to obtain CDC approval to enter a test phase in the hope of resume full navigation. Cruises could soon leave US ports for the first time since March …

Cruise lines are budgeting for additional costs as they prepare to resume travel outside the United States – their main market – after a hiatus of more than a year due to the coronavirus pandemic. Cruise lines, who cut costs last year by idling ships, laying off thousands of employees and cutting marketing spending, hope …

First of all, a social place. What matters is not just how a person sees a problem, but also where they see it. Biden sees most of the problems from the perspective of the so-called “common man,” the lower and middle-class Truman Democrats around whom he grew up. Second, an acute awareness of the vicissitudes …

LONDON, May 19, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Seaspan Corporation (“Seaspan”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Atlas Corp. (“Atlas”) (NYSE: ATCO), today announced that it has accepted delivery of two quality 8,500 TEU container ships equipped with scrubbers (“the Ships”) on long-term charter with a global liner. Bing Chen, Chairman of the Board, President and …

Mixed offshore keelboat for two people For the first time in Olympic sailing history, a Mixed Two-Way Offshore Keelboat event will be on the program for the Paris 2024 Olympic Sailing Competition. The mixed two-person offshore keelboat will join kitesurfing, windsurfing, multihulls, dinghies and single-handed and double-handed skiffs, promoting the diversity of the sport. This, …

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 …

Funding of applied data, LLC (ADF), a “technology lender” and asset manager, announced Thursday it raised $ 14.2 million in its latest round of investment Founded in 2014, Applied Data Finance is the parent company of the consumer loan brand Personify Financial. The company declared it combines four unique strengths to deliver a breakthrough in …

Cash Biz in Humble, Texas. Forrest Wilder. The San Antonio Fourth Court of Appeals derailed a class action lawsuit aimed at preventing payday lenders from using the state’s criminal justice system as de facto collection agencies. The lawsuit filed by 1,400 plaintiffs argued that Cash Biz, a payday lender, illegally used the district attorney’s offices …

When attempts to regulate payday lenders and auto title lenders flared up at the end of the 2013 legislative session, some advocates saw it as a sign that statewide efforts to curb Short-term predatory loans were a dead end. The lenders, who make huge profits by offering loans to the needy at extremely high rates, …

Getting your working salary on a monthly basis (not weekly or bi-weekly) has become a more prevalent trend as the price of salary management has increased and organizations’ cash flow has declined. This 30-day shift may be a boost for employers, but not for employees, who may need to access these wages more immediately and …

The shock of the pandemic and ensuing economic crisis is unlike anything that has been experienced before and demands urgent attention and action to help recover, rebuild and reset the economy of Marin County. By assessing the current economic situation and considering what is needed to bring us to the next normal for economic vitality …

In times of social, economic and political upheaval, comfort takes strange forms. Certain stories or topics that may seem too serious at first, reminding you of the cruelties and indignities that plague the real world, may end up giving you some comfort. While it can be tempting to retreat into the realm of fantasy, stock …

If you borrowed money from Money Mart or Loan Mart payday lenders between 2005 and 2007 – perhaps paying up to 400% interest – you may be eligible to get most of your money back. With the settlement of a consumer protection lawsuit filed by the City of San Francisco, California victims of alleged illegal …

Orange County reported 1,279 new cases of COVID-19 and 43 more deaths on Saturday, bringing the county’s total to 231,036 cases and 3,018 deaths. The number of coronavirus patients in county hospitals continued its downward trend, dropping from 1,521 on Friday to 1,442, with the number of intensive care patients dropping from 426 to 394. …

SOUTH BEND – Desperate for money to keep the lights on and give her daughter some presents this Christmas, Patricia Patterson turned to short-term loans. She had been there before. Patterson, 42, from South Bend, took out a payday loan to make ends meet a few years ago while living in Nashville, Tennessee, she said. …

There are many reasons why you may be preparing for a emergency home repair. The recent increase in natural disasters has probably worried every homeowner about the damage to their home. But, the chances that you will need home repairs increase dramatically as your home ages, whether you like it or not. After 10 years …

After postponing its IPO last year, Elevate Credit, the venture capital-backed loan company, went public today on the New York Stock Exchange. Elevate priced at $ 6.50 per share, closing the day up more than 19% at $ 7.76, but it was still well below the expected range of $ 12 to $ 14. They …

Loans can be the hardest thing to get for those who need them the most. It is estimated that 45 million Americans do not have a credit score and others struggle to raise their score even though they are in a better financial situation than in the past. While most lenders consider low-income families with …

This article is a Press brand Publish. Press brand is a paid service for brands that want to directly reach Techpoint Africa’s audience. The Techpoint Africa editorial team does not write Brand Press content. To promote your brand through Brand Press, please send an email [email protected] Infinix, a world-renowned consumer electronics brand, has released a …

It’s been almost two years since the government of Newfoundland and Labrador announced new rules for the payday lending industry, but those regulations are still not in effect – and the province is pointing to Ottawa as the reason for the delay. In 2016. These regulations were due to be promulgated by the end of …

Brodey Weber, District 21 legislative candidate. COURTESY PHOTO I live with my brother, who is three years older than me. We live together in the High Park Apartments right next to the Highlands Golf Course. It’s only four or five blocks from where my parents and sister live. She is 16 and a junior at …

The United States faces its first bicycle shortage in almost half a century. The last time Americans had such a frenzy to get their hands on a pair of handlebars was in the early 1970s, on the heels of the first major environmental movement. Now, in the midst of a closely spreading pandemic, commuters from …

Some cuts and changes are underway in the world of payments in Europe. Today, Klarna, the Swedish startup that works with online merchants to offer flexible payment options, confirmed that it has acquired BillPay, a Germany-based payment company, from its former owner Wonga, the startup that has already gained notoriety for predatory payday loans. . …

Worthily Films a new independent production company, based in central London, founded by Steve Dodsworth and Chelsea Leigh Macleod. Their first short film WAIT FOR TIME was developed primarily online. A story written by Paul Chronnell and directed by The Bashford Twins. In this article, we ask the Bashford Twins a few questions about their …

MAY sound like a good solution to low funds at the time, but it only compounds the problem and now a consumer action group wants the process banned. STOP whining. Shut up and have a face full of money. This is the direct message of the announcement of a payday lender, which has been called …

Royal Caribbean’s Symphony of the Seas holds the title of the world’s largest cruise ship, so how does it stack up against the most famous ship of all time? Photo by FGO Stuart (1843-1923) The Titanic is more than possibly the best-known ocean liner due to its famous crash in 1912. Its sinking has never …

Violet Jessop could never predict that she would experience three historic shipwrecks that would later be recorded in the history books. In the 1900s, luxury cruise ships became extremely popular. Many people were willing to pay a ton of money to have one and enjoyed a peaceful life at sea. Therefore, jobs for this new …

Popular mechanics When the Titanic sank in 1912, it shocked the world. The limits of human innovation were sorely displayed with the destruction of such a technically remarkable ship. But a conspiracy theory that has seeped online in recent years begs the question, most recently on Reddit: Was this actually the Titanic who sank? We …

For the first time since the RMS Titanic was built over a century ago, the Harland and Wolff shipyard in Belfast hosted three “sister” cruise ships at the same time this summer. Although repairs to the trio of Viking Cruises ships are a far cry from the heyday of the shipyard as one of the …

An Australian businessman has undertaken a $ 500 million project to build a replica of the ill-fated 1912 Titanic cruise ship. Announced in 2012, the ship’s design, dubbed Titanic ll, will be a faithful replica of the original – right down to size, architecture and layout. The vessel will accommodate 2,400 passengers and will be …

Born in the Belfast shipyards of Harland & Wolff, they were three beautiful sisters, the pride of the White Star Line. The eldest would have a long and illustrious career, the two younger destined for shorter tragic lives. They were the greatest ships of their time, wonders of their time and their names are today …

The majestic Titanic sank on her maiden voyage from England to New York in the early hours of April 15, 1912. The ship was carrying only enough lifeboats for 1,178 people, about half of the number on board. In total, more than 1,500 people died in the disaster, which sparked shock and outrage around the …

It was the biblical prophet Isaiah who first proclaimed “… they will turn their swords into plowshares and their spears into spears” (Isaiah 2: 4). It has always been used to describe how a weapon or the technology behind it has been used in the civilian world. However, there are many insistence that civilian tools …

The most discussed naval accident of modern times is now over a century old. One thing that cannot be argued is that the April 1912 Titanic tragedy was the result of a whole series of bad choices. Many have been well documented. The first such decision, taken by the owner, the White Star Line, was …

There is perhaps no starker example in history of a gap between expectation and performance than the Titanic which, hailed as virtually unsinkable, claimed the lives of more than 1,500 passengers after having struck an iceberg on her maiden voyage in 1912. Its owner, White Star Line, also lost another ship, the Britannic, in World …

107 years ago, on April 15, the luxury cruise liner “Titanic” sank and 1,517 people were killed on board. The Royal Mail Ship (RMS) Titanic was one of three “Olympic class” liners ordered by the White Star Shipping Line. Hailed as a marvel of luxury, power and style, she first rolled through the water from …

On November 21, 1916, the Britannic – the new and improved version of the Titanic – became the largest sunken ship in WWI. The third of White Star’s Olympic-class liners, having been built after the Olympic and the Titanic, incorporated new design features to prevent a catastrophe such as the loss of the Titanic in …

Belfast’s Titanic Quarter offers visitors the chance to see where the Titanic was born.Maybe no other city can claim the Titanic like Belfast, Northern Ireland. It was here that the ship was commissioned, designed and built in the massive Harland and Wolff shipyards. It took almost three years to build the Titanic, and 3,000 of …

Wood also notes that in the early 1930s it was German ships Bream and Europe this “has done a lot to promote modernist rationalization in the design of coatings and has stimulated competition between European nations”. the Normandy, launched in 1935, was the big winner of these issues. It was the most elegant ocean liner …

In January 1842 Charles Dickens, his wife and his maid boarded the RMS Britannia in Liverpool. Their destination was Boston, a trip across the Atlantic that would take 18 days by steamboat. When booking the tickets, Dickens had been shown sketches of their quarters and expected a “wonderful little arbor”. Instead, he was confronted with …

Welcome back to Period dramas, a weekly column that alternates between roundups of historic homes on the market and answers to questions we’ve always had about older structures. One of the most impressive parts of the movie Titanic– who has just celebrated his 20th birthday (yes, 20th) anniversary this week — is the meticulous recreation …

Early in the morning of April 15, 1912, the luxury liner RMS Titanic sank on its maiden voyage after hitting an iceberg, dooming 1,500 people to their watery graves. One of the deadliest maritime tragedies ever recorded in peacetime, the sinking of the Titanic still grips people’s imaginations today. Her story has inspired movies, songs, …

Between 1900 and 1914, more than 13 million passengers sailed between New York and Europe on liners such as Olympic, Lusitania, Mauretania, Aquitania and Imperator. (Titanic too, but we all know what happened there.) The first-class passengers of these liners traveled to indulge the wealthy European elites and to socialize among the well-to-do Americans. Third-class …

On April 14, 1912, the unsinkable liner struck an iceberg and sank. Despite the decades that have passed, this colossal tragedy continues to stir our hearts. The RMS (Royal Mail Ship) Titanic was a British ocean liner built in Belfast, Ireland. It was the second of three Olympic-class liners – the first was the RMS …

Wikimedia commons On April 14, 1912, in a perfect storm of engineering flaws, pride and sheer bad luck, the RMS Titanic descended to the depths of the North Atlantic Ocean about 400 miles south of Newfoundland, Canada. But while the Titanic made history, it wasn’t the only ship in its line to experience an aquatic …

You probably know the Titanic, but it was actually just one of three state-of-the-art liners at the time. The Olympic class ships were built by the Harland & Wolff shipyard for the White Star Line, including the Olympic, Brittanic and Titanic. What you can’t now is that the Titanic wasn’t even the flagship of this …

RMS Titanic The sinking of the RMS Titanic in April 1912 remains the worst and most infamous cruise ship disaster in history. The sinking of the largest ocean liner ever built at the time killed more than 1,500 of the 2,208 people on board. The accident occurred when the ship struck an iceberg while sailing …

Library of Congress/APThis 1911 photo shows the hull of the Titanic under construction in drydock at the Harland & Wolff shipyard in Belfast, Ireland. The Titanic left Belfast on April 3, 1912. On April 14, the ship struck an iceberg at 11:40 p.m. and sank two hours later, killing 1,512 passengers and crew. Editor’s Note: …