UK’s biggest warship HMS Queen Elizabeth sails into home port for first time / GALLERY

London - The 280-metre (920-foot) vessel entered the harbour on England’s southern coast at 0610 GMT, greeted by thousands of spectators.


Hamburg’s first-half seaborne cargo handling matches previous year’s 70 million tons

Hamburg - In the first six months of 2017 containerized general cargo throughput at 4.45 million TEU (20-ft standard containers) was at the previous year’s level.


A.P. Møller - Mærsk improves underlying profit

London - The performance of A.P. Moller - Maersk in Q2 was mainly driven by a profitable Maersk Line.


Samsung executive paid US$12.3 mln in 1H

Seoul - Kwon Oh-hyun,vice chairman of Samsung Electronics, was paid some US$12.3 million in the first half of the year, and set to become once again the country’s highest-paid corporate executive of the year, data showed on Monday. Kwon is in charge of Samsung’s semiconductor and display unit


Canada orders ships to reduce speed to prevent whale deaths

Toronto - The deaths have made 2017 the deadliest year for the endangered marine mammal since scientists began tracking their numbers in the 1980s, researchers said.

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