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Archive for July, 2015

FMC Approves Seattle-Tacoma Port Alliance

FMC Approves Seattle-Tacoma Port Alliance

Posted On: July 26, 2015

The Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) unanimously approved a port alliance between Seattle and Tacoma. Formerly rival Washington State [...]

Shell Gets Final Approval for Arctic Drilling

Shell Gets Final Approval for Arctic Drilling

Posted On: July 26, 2015

The U.S. Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement approved Shell’s final drilling permits, which was the last hurdle [...]

China says U.S. Trying to Influence Philippines’ Case

China says U.S. Trying to Influence Philippines’ Case

Posted On: July 26, 2015

China’s Foreign Ministry said on Friday the United States was trying to influence a South China Sea arbitration [...]

First Ships Test Egypt’s New Suez Canal

First Ships Test Egypt’s New Suez Canal

Posted On: July 26, 2015

The first cargo ships passed through Egypt’s New Suez Canal on Saturday in a test-run before it opens [...]

China Plays Down South China Sea Exercises

China Plays Down South China Sea Exercises

Posted On: July 26, 2015

The Chinese navy played down recent military drills in the South China Sea and criticized other countries for [...]

Insurers Cautious about Prospects in Iran

Insurers Cautious about Prospects in Iran

Posted On: July 26, 2015

Western and Middle East insurance specialists see Iran as an appealing $8 billion market in the wake of [...]