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The blue economy of Bangladesh and its prospects

The Eastern Herald 08 Jun 2021
The ministry of foreign affairs identified twenty-six blue economy sectors in Bangladesh including fisheries, marine trade and shipping, tourism, and energy ... Of course, the marine sector was developed immediately after the independence but Bangladesh put more focus on the ...

‘Unfortunately, Ireland’s pro-vaccination campaign is not strong enough’

The Irish Times 02 Jun 2021
Born and brought up in Dhaka, the capital city of Bangladesh, the student doctor knew how difficult it was to study abroad. The son of a marine engineer who had trained in Australia, Rahman grew up in a household that strongly valued education ...Leaving Bangladesh to do a postgraduate in Sweden was probably the toughest thing you could do.

Crew in crisis: Covid-19 vaccine shortage maroons Indian seafarersGlobal ship owners have recently made it ...

Deccan Herald 10 May 2021
Most mariners come in the 18-plus age category ... While Indian sailors, who constitute about 10% of the global seafaring community, wait ashore for the vaccine, the governments of countries such as Bangladesh, Philippines, Indonesia and China, with great foresight, have gone ahead and vaccinated their mariners ... Read ... Assembly Elections 2021 ... India ... ....

Covid immigration controls heap pressure on Singapore’s shipyards

Splash24/7 04 May 2021
Foreign workers who left Singapore over the past year could not return due to ongoing border controls in countries such as India and Bangladesh,” Sembcorp Marine stated ... “The shortage of skilled workers has impacted the execution and scheduled completion of some of our projects,” Sembcorp Marine admitted.

New study predicts human exodus in Bangladesh due to sea-level rise

Phys Dot Org 23 Apr 2021
The work follows upon a 2020 study by Porfiri and Ruiz Marin that examined population migrations in Bangladesh due to sea level rise as a way to verify an approach to detect spatial associations from small datasets, through the use of specific principles of information theory.

LZ Lakehawk: New Marines schooled in patience

Leesburg Daily Commercial 04 Apr 2021
"We will fight our country's battles," the Marines Hymn assures us in song, "in the air, on land and sea." ... America's Corps of Marines guarded the U.S. mail in 1921; they earned the name "Sea Angels" in Tsunami-clobbered Bangladesh in 1992; and they have fought forest fires out West on a number of occasions in the last three decades.

Centres ease foreign workers in safely

Straits Times 30 Mar 2021
The new scheme, implemented since the middle of this month, mandates that all work permit and S Pass holders in the construction, marine and process sectors arriving from higher-risk countries like Bangladesh and Malaysia need to serve the bulk of their quarantine in MWOCs in Punggol, Tengah or Eunos ... Subscribe now. *Terms and conditions apply ....

Pilot scheme to centralise onboarding process likely to become permanent

Straits Times 26 Mar 2021
Since March 15, all work permit and S Pass holders in the construction, marine and process (CMP) sectors arriving from higher-risk countries such as Bangladesh and Malaysia have to serve the bulk of their quarantine in Migrant Worker Onboarding Centres (MWOCs) in Punggol, Tengah or Eunos ... He added ... Kok Yufeng ....

Migrant worker onboarding centres will help S'pore prepare for 'Disease X'

Straits Times 26 Mar 2021
Since March 15, all work permit and S Pass holders in the construction, marine and process (CMP) sectors arriving from higher-risk countries, such as Bangladesh and Malaysia, have to serve the bulk of their quarantine in migrant worker onboarding centres (MWOCs) in Punggol, Tengah or Eunos.

Can you guess the age of a leader based on the average age of country's population?

The Times of India 05 Mar 2021
In 2019, Finland elected 34-year-old Sanna Marin as its 46th prime minister, making her the youngest serving state leader ... Thirty-five-year-old Finland's Marin was the youngest female head of state, while seventy-three-year-old Bangladesh's PM Sheikh Hasina was the oldest.

Aldabra Atoll contributes to first scientific report on blue carbon in marine world heritage sites ...

Nation 03 Mar 2021
New research demonstrates the crucial role of world heritage marine sites in fighting climate change ... A press conference to present the findings of the new report, Unesco Marine World Heritage – Custodians of the Globes Blue Carbon Assets, took place online yesterday.

Kingston shipbuilder makes waves with high-performance vessels

Ottawa Business Journal 15 Jan 2021
It’s a list of requirements that Kingston-based MetalCraft Marine knows well ... “We’re all about growth,” says MetalCraft Marine president Bill Connor, noting that the company’s revenues have more than doubled over the past seven years ... MetalCraft Marine was launched in 1987, when founder Monty Smith bought Kingston Aluminum Yachts.