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  1. Marshall Islands president awarded honorary degreeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The China Post

    Visiting Marshall Islands President Christopher Loeak received an honorary doctoral degree from Taipei Medical University Wednesday, in recognition of his efforts to promote bilateral exchanges in public health. "This degree recognizes his contributions in promoting the collaboration and exchange between the Republic of the Marshall Islands and Taiwan in the area of international health care," TMU President Yen Yun said at the ceremony at the Taipei-based university.

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  2. Matson raising Guam and Micronesia container service ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    Matson will increase the rates by $225 per container for both eastbound and westbound services, according to a prepared statement released Tuesday. The rate increase also applies to the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands, the Republic of Palau and the Republic of the Marshall Islands.

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  3. Couple's epic Alaskan adventureRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stuff.co.nz

    ... market before wanderlust set in again, Vicky Jackson said. With stops in Funafuti, Tuvalu, Majuro and the Marshall Islands, they sailed north to Alaska in two long passages, each measuring about 3000 nautical miles and taking 24 days. It was summer ...

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  4. Matson Navigation to raise service rates by $225 per containerRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Theflyonthewall.com

    ... Marianas Islands, the Republic of Palau, the Federated States of Micronesia and the Republic of the Marshall Islands. There will be no adjustment made to the company's terminal handling charge. Matson deal less accretive than headline suggests, says ...

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  5. Matson Raises Guam, Micronesia RatesRead the original story

    Tuesday | Marine News

    ... Marianas Islands, the Republic of Palau, the Federated States of Micronesia and the Republic of the Marshall Islands. There will be no adjustment made to the company's terminal handling charge (THC). "This is Matson's second rate increase for ...

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  6. PREL Now accepting applications...Read the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Samoa News

    ... Mariana Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, Guam, the Republic of Palau, or the Republic of the Marshall Islands. Be a student in good standing. (A grade point average [GPA] of at least 2.5 qualifies you as a student in good standing.) PREL ...

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  7. 'Unbroken': Louis Zamperini Olympic runner, survivor, Wwii PowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Examiner.com

    ... been in or around high school for a while. Plus, as a kid, I spent a year in the South Pacific in the Marshall Islands on the island of Kwajalein (described in the book under the Japanese occupation) where reminders of the war were still present. ...

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  8. NASA Awards Launch Services Contract for Ionospheric Connection ExplorerRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Freshnews

    NASA has selected Orbital Sciences Corporation of Dulles, Virginia, to provide launch services for the Ionospheric Connection Explorer mission. ICON is targeted to launch in June 2017 from the Reagan Test Site on Kwajalein Atoll in the Republic of the Marshall Islands aboard a Pegasus XL launch vehicle from Orbital's "Stargazer" L-1011 aircraft.

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  9. Preserving the last ka forest: Conservation easement will protect majestic treesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | Pacific Daily News

    ... Micronesian governments -- the Republic of Palau, the Federated States of Micronesia, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the U.S. territory of Guam and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands -- to 'effectively conserve at least 30 ...

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  10. US & China Call For Climate Action at G20Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Daily Kos

    ... a critical building block in constructing the 2015 Agreement," said Foreign Minister of the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the Hon, Tony de Brum. "Most significantly, the US and China have indicated that their post-2020 efforts must put us on a ...

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  11. Lamprell to Deliver 2 Additional Rigs for NDCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Marine News

    ... has entered into a joint venture with Union Offshore Ltd, a company incorporated in the Republic of the Marshall Islands. The U.S. Navy has awarded Willard Marine, Inc. a contract for a new generation of 11-meter RIBs for standard ship's boat ...

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  12. New Collision Guidance for the Offshore IndustryRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Marine News

    ... has entered into a joint venture with Union Offshore Ltd, a company incorporated in the Republic of the Marshall Islands. SBM Offshore today reached an out-of-court settlement ex Article 74 of the Dutch Criminal Code with the Dutch Public ...

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  13. Ship Arrested, More Claims Emerge Against OW BunkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Marine News

    ... has entered into a joint venture with Union Offshore Ltd, a company incorporated in the Republic of the Marshall Islands. The United States Coast Guard (USCG) has granted Alternate Management System (AMS) acceptance for Wartsila's Aquarius EC ...

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  14. D/S Norden Reports Q3 Loss, Keeps 2014 GuidanceRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Marine News

    ... has entered into a joint venture with Union Offshore Ltd, a company incorporated in the Republic of the Marshall Islands. The United States Coast Guard (USCG) has granted Alternate Management System (AMS) acceptance for Wartsila's Aquarius EC ...

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  15. SWISSCO Sets Up JV with Union OffshoreRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Marine News

    The Board of Directors of Swissco Holdings Limited has entered into a joint venture with Union Offshore Ltd, a company incorporated in the Republic of the Marshall Islands. The joint venture has secured a charter contract with an approximate value of up to US$115 million to provide an offshore service unit for up to a seven-year period to support the oil & gas activities of an oil company in Asia Pacific.

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  16. Scorpio Tankers' Qtrly Dividend up 20%Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Marine News

    ... has entered into a joint venture with Union Offshore Ltd, a company incorporated in the Republic of the Marshall Islands. TE Connectivity (TE) announced its new INSTALITE Molded Boots that are up to 30 percent lighter than TE standard -25 boots. ...

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  17. Swissco secures charter contracts worth up to $154 millionRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 11 | The Straits Times

    Mainboard-listed Swissco Holdings, a marine services provider, said on Tuesday that it had entered into a joint venture with Union Offshore Ltd, a company incorporated in the Republic of the Marshall Islands. The joint venture has secured a charter contract for up to a seven-year period to support an oil company in the Asia Pacific.

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  18. External Trust Fund Evaluation ServicesRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 9 | Pensions & Investments

    Trust Fund for the People of the Federated States of Micronesia Trust Fund for the People of the Republic of the Marshall Islands The two Trust Funds were incorporated in 2004 as a District of Columbia non-profit corporations and established in accordance with the Compact of Free Association Amendments Act of 2005 . The Trust Fund Committee of each Trust Fund is seeking an external evaluation of the Funds since the Funds are at the mid point of a 20-year build-up period after which distributions may be allocated.

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  19. Paragon Shipping Inc. (Nasdaq: PRGN) to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Closing BellRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | GlobeNewswire

    ... Paragon Shipping is an international shipping company incorporated under the laws of the Republic of the Marshall Islands with executive offices in Athens, Greece, specializing in the transportation of drybulk cargoes. Paragon Shipping's current ...

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  20. Second desalination plant now operational in drought-stricken Marshall IslandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | WaterWorld

    Spectra Watemarkers, a specialist in energy-efficient, small-scale desalination systems, has provided a permanent solar and wind-powered water desalination plant on the remote atoll of Kili in the Marshall Islands, which is now operational and serves as the region's second facility of its kind. Tom Vance of Moana Marine LLC installed the two Spectra LB-2800 reverse osmosis desalination systems, which convert seawater into over 5,600 gallons per day of clean, fresh, EPA-approved drinking water.

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