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  • Defeat of CETA Imminent? 23 september 2014
    The UK’s general trade union GMB called for the EU Commission to change course on EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement for EU and Canada (CETA) ahead of the EU Canada summit to be held in Ottawa on Friday 26th September. There is the growing uncertainty as to whether CETA will be finally signed off in Ottawa […] […]
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  • Image of the Day: Queen of the Lakes 23 september 2014
    MV Paul R. Tregurtha is the current Queen of the Lakes, the largest ship operating on the Great Lakes. The 1000 ft Paul R .Tregurtha headed off course on Saturday and went aground in front of Bayfront Park in Duluth. The Tregurtha was pulled free by tugs after several hours sitting in the muck. World […] […]
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  • Maritime Shippers Cut Green House Gas Emissions by Fifth 23 september 2014
    The total Green House Gas emissions from global maritime transport are estimated to have been over 20% lower in 2012 than in 2007, according to the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), the global shipping industry’s trade association. The global shipping industry, which transports by sea around 90% of all world trade, is thought to have […] […]


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