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News Tongo Maritime: Cruise ship banned from Tonga over coronavirus fears to spend more time in Auckland instead

Published on: Tuesday 11 February 2020
Cruise ship banned from Tonga over coronavirus fears to spend more time in Auckland instead
News source: https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/world/cruise-ship-banned-tonga-over-coronavirus-fears-spend-more-time-in-auckland-instead

Tonga has banned cruise ships coming to the island nation amid ... A spokesperson for Cruise and Maritime Voyages told 1 NEWS the order means the Astor will now "proceed to Auckland, New Zealand and ...

News Tongo Maritime: Greece proposes World Court if maritime dialogue with Turkey fails

Published on: Saturday 28 December 2019
Greece proposes World Court if maritime dialogue with Turkey fails
News source: http://english.alarabiya.net/en/business/energy/2019/12/29/Greece-proposes-World-Court-if-maritime-dialogue-with-Turkey-fails.html

Greece’s Prime Minister said in remarks published on Sunday that if Athens and Ankara cannot solve their dispute about maritime zones in the Mediterranean they should turn to the International ...

News Tongo Maritime: Earnings Estimates Rising for Navios Maritime Partners LP (NMM): Will It Gain?

Published on: Tuesday 05 November 2019
Earnings Estimates Rising for Navios Maritime Partners LP (NMM): Will It Gain?
News source: https://www.nasdaq.com/articles/earnings-estimates-rising-for-navios-maritime-partners-lp-nmm%3A-will-it-gain-2019-11-05

Navios Maritime Partners LP (NMM) could be a solid addition to your portfolio given a notable revision in the company's earnings estimates. While the stock has been gaining lately, the trend might continue since its earnings outlook is still improving.

News Tongo Maritime: Tests Demonstrate the Potential of Autonomous Survey Drones

Published on: Friday 15 November 2019
Tests Demonstrate the Potential of Autonomous Survey Drones
News source: https://maritime-executive.com/editorials/tests-demonstrate-the-potential-of-autonomous-survey-drones

Jeremy McCaffrey, an iXBlue surveyor and DriX operator explained that, “Hydrographic charting surveys have been completed in the Hapai Group (Kingdom of Tonga) and Dusky Sound (Fiordland ... The ...

News Tongo Maritime: Latest News: US Ends Sanction Waivers for Iranian Nuclear Plant

Published on: Tuesday 19 November 2019
Latest News: US Ends Sanction Waivers for Iranian Nuclear Plant
News source: https://www.thequint.com/news/breaking-news/latest-news-breaking-news-18-november-2019-2

At least six fatalities, including five children, have been linked to the outbreak of the virus, which has also hit other island states such as Tonga and Fiji. At least ten people were killed ...

News Tongo Maritime: Australia hands over Guardian-class patrol boat to Tonga

Published on: Tuesday 25 June 2019
Australia hands over Guardian-class patrol boat to Tonga
News source: https://www.naval-technology.com/news/australia-hands-over-guardian-class-patrol-boat-to-tonga/

The Australian Government has delivered a Guardian-class patrol boat to Tonga to address regional maritime security threats in the Pacific region. The vessel was handed over to the Tongan Royal Navy ...

News Tongo Maritime: CMV Introduces Free Air Deal on World Cruise

Published on: Thursday 03 October 2019
CMV Introduces Free Air Deal on World Cruise
News source: https://www.cruiseindustrynews.com/cruise-news/21673-cmv-introduces-free-air-deal-on-world-cruise.html

Cruise and Maritime Voyages is launching a free air deal from dozens ... French Polynesia; Nuku'alofa, Tonga; Tauranga, Auckland and Wellington, New Zealand; Sydney, Hamilton Island and Yorkeys, ...

News Tongo Maritime: Port Report: Break Bulk Markets Squeezed By Ports And Alternative Competitors

Published on: Tuesday 08 October 2019
Port Report: Break Bulk Markets Squeezed By Ports And Alternative Competitors
News source: https://www.benzinga.com/news/19/10/14557859/port-report-break-bulk-markets-squeezed-by-ports-and-alternative-competitors

MPPs are normally equipped with cargo-handling gear, making them highly suitable to call at ports with less developed infrastructure," says Niklas Carlen, research director at Maritime Strategies ...

News Tongo Maritime: Cairns gears up for South Pacific Defence and Industry Forum

Published on: Monday 09 September 2019
Cairns gears up for South Pacific Defence and Industry Forum
News source: https://www.miragenews.com/cairns-gears-up-for-south-pacific-defence-and-industry-forum/

Tonga, Fiji, Cook Islands, Republic of Marshall Islands, Timor-Leste, New Zealand, United Kingdom and France,” Mr Dick said. “Queensland is already kicking goals in the defence and aerospace ...

News Tongo Maritime: Humpback Whales Learn New Songs as They Travel

Published on: Wednesday 04 September 2019
Humpback Whales Learn New Songs as They Travel
News source: https://www.vice.com/en_in/article/mbmgka/humpback-whales-learn-new-songs-as-they-travel

Sailors across cultures have told so many tales of maritime voyages to exotic locations that they ... “Song type 2” was a popular tune in the west Pacific, near New Caledonia, Tonga, and Niue.

News Tongo Maritime: After 7 world voyages, Picton Castle heads to Erie

Published on: Sunday 18 August 2019
After 7 world voyages, Picton Castle heads to Erie
News source: https://www.goerie.com/news/20190819/after-7-world-voyages-picton-castle-heads-to-erie

Picton Castle is among 12 vessels scheduled to participate in the maritime festival Thursday through Sunday ... French Polynesia; the Cook Islands; Tonga; Fiji; Australia; Bali; the Indian Ocean; Cape ...

News Tongo Maritime: Brazil Addresses Biofouling

Published on: Tuesday 13 August 2019
Brazil Addresses Biofouling
News source: https://www.marinelink.com/news/brazil-addresses-biofouling-469504

A press note from International Maritime Organization (IMO ... the Philippines, Sri Lanka and Tonga), four regional organizations, IOC-UNESCO, the World Ocean Council and numerous strategic partners ...

News Tongo Maritime: Vai Sikahema on Punching Goalposts, the NFL Catch Rule, and the Amazing Story Behind His Name

Published on: Saturday 24 August 2019
Vai Sikahema on Punching Goalposts, the NFL Catch Rule, and the Amazing Story Behind His Name
News source: https://www.phillymag.com/news/2019/08/24/vai-sikahema-nbc-eagles/

I was born in … Nuku’alofa, the capital of Tonga, a small island nation in the South Pacific ... It’s one of the great maritime miracles in the history of the South Pacific. We came to the United ...

News Tongo Maritime: Cruise and Maritime Voyages Unveils Incentives for World Cruise

Published on: Tuesday 25 June 2019
Cruise and Maritime Voyages Unveils Incentives for World Cruise
News source: https://www.cruiseindustrynews.com/cruise-news/21139-cruise-and-maritime-voyages-unveils-incentives-for-world-cruise.html

Cruise and Maritime Voyages has announced special pricing on dedicated ... French Polynesia; Nuku'alofa, Tonga; Tauranga, Auckland and Wellington, New Zealand; Sydney, Hamilton Island and Yorkeys, ...

News Tongo Maritime: GloFouling Gets Going in Pacific

Published on: Tuesday 02 July 2019
GloFouling Gets Going in Pacific
News source: https://www.marinelink.com/news/glofouling-gets-going-pacific-467985

Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu. The workshop included consultants and support from Maritime New Zealand, the New Zealand National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA), and the Australian ...

News Tongo Maritime: Sailors rescued from life raft after yacht sinks near Whitianga

Published on: Saturday 15 June 2019
Sailors rescued from life raft after yacht sinks near Whitianga
News source: https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/113443649/sailors-rescued-from-life-raft-after-yacht-sinks-near-whitianga

The stricken sailors – two men and two women – had to abandon their yacht, The Squander, as they were returning to New Zealand from Tonga. About 9.30am on Sunday ... no one will know you need to be ...

News Tongo Maritime: Maritime NZ marks World Maritime Day

Published on: Tuesday 18 September 2018
News source: http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/BU1809/S00469/maritime-nz-marks-world-maritime-day.htm

The programme was established in 2012 following a number of significant maritime accidents in the Pacific including some, like the sinking of passenger ferries Princess Ashika in Tonga and the Uean Te ...

News Tongo Maritime: Tonga undertakes major maritime rescue exercise

Published on: Saturday 01 December 2018
News source: https://www.fijitimes.com/tonga-undertakes-major-maritime-rescue-exercise/

Tonga has this week carried out its first-ever maritime search and rescue exercise, involving all the relevant agencies. It was done in the waters to the north of Nuku’alofa with a multi-agency ...