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Malaysian navy foils pirate attack in South China Sea


Malaysia’s navy has fought off a pirate attack on a tanker off its east coast in the South China Sea, the International Maritime Bureau said Sunday.

Posted: June 15th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Captain not at helm of capsized Korean ferry–probers

Lee Joon-Seok (center), captain of the South Korean ferry that capsized at sea off the coast of Jindo, is interviewed at Mokpo police station in Mokpo on April 17, 2014. AFP

The captain was not at the helm of the South Korean ferry that capsized two days ago, investigators said Friday, as anger spread over stalled rescue efforts for hundreds of missing passengers trapped by the submerged vessel.

Posted: April 18th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

5,500 passengers stranded in Matnog port—OCD

Matnog port. INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO

Around 5,500 passengers bound for Samar province were stranded at Matnog port in Sorsogon after maritime authorities suspended ferry crossings due to turbulent seas churned up by tropical depression “Agaton”, the Office of Civil Defense in Bicol said Saturday.

Posted: January 18th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Reforms in shipping industry to bring down prices of goods, says Sen. Aquino

Sen. Benigno “Bam” Aquino IV

Instituting key reforms in the shipping industry will help bring down the prices of goods in the country, Senator Bam Aquino said on Friday.

Posted: January 10th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Senate probe pushed into Cebu ship collision

Sen. Aquilino Pimentel III. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Senator Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III is seeking a Senate investigation into last week’s sea mishap off Talisay City in Cebu to prevent simmilar accidents in the future.

Posted: August 22nd, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »