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Sergiy Kyslytsya, Vice Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, addresses the high-level General Assembly plenary meeting on peacebuilding and sustaining peace at New York,25 April 2018

Nuclear fears in focus at Ukraine peace summit

Naharnet 16 Jun 2024

South Africa on high alert after 5 cases of monkeypox confirmed 12 Jun 2024
The other two cases were diagnosed by private laboratories," said the minister ... A total of 10 doses of vaccine have been packaged in Geneva, Switzerland, and are awaiting paperwork to be processed and then shipped to South Africa ... Enditem. .

Rhine in South Germany Reopens to Shipping

MarineLink 07 Jun 2024
The river Rhine in south Germany reopened to cargo shipping on Friday after being closed by high water since the weekend, navigation authorities said ... This means sailings to Switzerland are again possible.

Luxury cruise to set sail from SZ on its GBA maiden voyage

Shenzhen Daily 05 Jun 2024
THE MSC Bellissima cruise ship will embark on its maiden voyage of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area (GBA) from the Shenzhen Cruise Homeport in Shekou on June 29, Shenzhen Special Zone Daily reported yesterday. Mediterranean Shipping Co.

Parts of River Rhine Closed to Shipping Due to High Waters

MarineLink 03 Jun 2024
Parts of the river Rhine in southern Germany were closed to cargo shipping on Monday after heavy rains raised water levels, navigation authorities said ... Switzerland.

‘Korean firm’ probed for violating US chip controls

Asiatimes 31 May 2024
A South Korean firm, managed by two Chinese chip engineers, reportedly is being probed by the United States Commerce Department for shipping American parts to sanctioned Chinese firms.

Denouncing the war is all very well – but the people of Gaza also need urgent medical care

The Observer 30 May 2024
France and Italy, meanwhile sent military ships to moor off the coast of Egypt and treat patients in November, but after a few months the ships left. Another ship sent by the UAE in February is still there.

A program meant to help developing nations fight climate change is funneling billions of dollars ...

Philenews 22 May 2024
Nearly all of the Aerovia’s components – including its cabins, electrical control panels and cables – were manufactured in France and Switzerland and then shipped to Guayaquil, according to a slide ...

Hungary detains cruise captain after fatal Danube collision

SAFETY4SEA 21 May 2024
Hungary has detained the captain of a cruise ship based in Switzerland following a collision with a small motorboat on the Danube River on 18th May, which resulted in two deaths and left five people missing, Reuters highlights.�.

Fugitive wanted in $20-million Toronto airport gold heist arrested on plane from India

Toronto Sun 09 May 2024
The arrests follow a year after a shipping container filled with 6,600 variously sized bars of almost pure gold, weighing 400.19 kilograms, was stolen from an Air Canada cargo facility shortly after ...

Inaugural Geneva Dry launches

Splash24/7 02 May 2024
The global dry bulk shipping community has converged in Switzerland this week for today’s grand opening of the first Geneva Dry, a conference designed to be the annual summit for shipping’s largest sector.

An ultra-luxury cruise line wants to attract wealthy Americans with its all-inclusive 'yachts' — see ...

Business Insider 30 Apr 2024
So much so that Emerald Cruises' next ocean-based ship, launching in 2026, plans to accommodate no more than 128 travelers ... In 2022 and 2023, the Switzerland-based company launched its first two ocean cruise ships, which it calls "yachts."

Geneva Dry Dialogues: Bigyellowfish

Splash24/7 28 Apr 2024
Dr Linda Sorensen, BYF’s chief commercial officer, is keen to work towards getting shipping out of its silo mentality, a message she and her team will be taking to Switzerland.

Swiss watch exports plunge as Asian demand dries up

GDN Online 19 Apr 2024
... Bertschy, an analyst at Vontobel in Switzerland ... The Federation said the number of watches shipped from Switzerland in March dropped 25pc to 1.1 million units as retailers pulled back on orders.

Geneva Dry Dialogues: Propel Marine

Splash24/7 11 Apr 2024
... Shaikh is keen to promote to the hundreds of owners and charterers coming to Switzerland next month for the first edition of what is being billed as the world’s premier commodity shipping event.