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T&E presents emissions data and policy suggestions for developed countries

SAFETY4SEA 08 Dec 2023
According to the report, there is an ample opportunity and need for the countries to take action now on their shipping emissions ... In Japan, Australia and Canada, bulk carriers make up the lion’s share of pollution per ship type, with this amount being particularly high in Australia, at 58% or 16.4 MtCO2 .

Spain's Calvino beats Vestager to head bloc's lender

Sierra County Sentinel 08 Dec 2023
Spain's economy minister Nadia Calvino on Friday won the race to lead the European Investment Bank, the bloc's lending arm whose significance has grown since war broke out in Ukraine ... "With Nadia, we have a strong next president of the EIB," he added ... More from this section ... Australia. Activists Block Israeli Container Ships Using Kayaks In Melbourne ... .

Classical dancer turned designer creates beautifully bespoke Indo-African garments

Independent online (SA) 08 Dec 2023
There is nothing quite like a garment that has been made with love and is totally unique to you ... One such brand is Khanya Designs. A unique brand of Indo-African designs born in Africa with a fragrance of India ... Khanya Designs signature wrap. Picture. Supplied ... Since its inception, the brand has shipped to the USA, UK, Australia and throughout Europe.

UN climate talks chief pushes for rapid deal

Sierra County Sentinel 08 Dec 2023
The head of UN climate talks pressed nations Friday to move fast to deliver an "unprecedented" pact on tackling global warming, as negotiators scrambled to bridge differences over phasing out fossil fuels ... "Let us please get this job done ... More from this section ... Australia. Activists Block Israeli Container Ships Using Kayaks In Melbourne ... lth/sct/fg ... .

UN Security Council to consider urging Gaza ceasefire

The Banner-Press 08 Dec 2023
The UN Security Council meets on Gaza Friday under acute pressure from Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and will vote on urging an immediate ceasefire after weeks of ruinous war ... × This page requires Javascript ... Please enable it in your browser settings ... Australia. Activists Block Israeli Container Ships Using Kayaks In Melbourne ... kAmxDC26= ... ....

Bruder's already unstoppable off-road campers get carbon fiber reskin

New Atlas 08 Dec 2023
If you asked us to name the absolute gnarliest off-road camping trailer we've ever covered, the name "Bruder" would immediately jump to mind ... US$13,150) for the EXP-4 to AU$73,450 (US$48,550) for the EXP-8 ... Bruder ... The company has always offered the option of shipping trailers from Australia but is now beginning a broader expansion into the US market.

Israel squeezes Gaza cities ahead of rare UN vote

News Graphic 08 Dec 2023
Israeli forces squeezed Gaza's main cities Friday, two months after Hamas's deadly attack sparked a war that has killed thousands, left the Palestinian territory in ruins, and triggered an extraordinary UN bid for a ceasefire ... - Blood stains - ... - Rare move - ... +2 ... Australia. Activists Block Israeli Container Ships Using Kayaks In Melbourne ... - Hanukkah - ... .

Even With Worries of a Recession, 95% Consumers Plan To Spend This Holiday Season

The Banner-Press 08 Dec 2023
A recent Deloitte survey shows that 95% of Americans plan to shop for gifts this season. While the majority expect higher prices due to inflation, experts believe overall spending will increase by 14% compared to 2022 ... × This page requires Javascript ... Australia. Activists Block Israeli Container Ships Using Kayaks In Melbourne ... ....

‘Screw it just do it’: Sir Richard Branson unveils Virgin Voyages in Sydney

The Daily Telegraph Australia 07 Dec 2023
“It was tough, we literally launched our first two ships the week COVID broke out,” Mr Branson told Sky News Australia.

See what it'll be like living on this 4-month cruise sailing around the world in ...

Business Insider 07 Dec 2023
MIGUEL MEDINA/AFP via Getty ImagesMSC Cruises opened bookings for its four-month 2026 world cruise set to sail to 32 countries.Cabins range from $15,800 to $38,210 per person.Several startups have failed to deliver residential cruise ships that would circumnavigate the world ... MSC says the ship's first US stop will be in San Diego, California.

Sunrise host Nat Barr reveals the emotional family milestone that had her packing the tissues:

The Daily Mail 07 Dec 2023
Sunrise host Natalie Barr has shared a tearful family update on Instagram ... In a selfie posted to her 112,000 followers, Nat wrote. 'Last speech night ... Pictured ... Branson is currently in Sydney as he welcomes his Virgin Voyages cruise ship to Australia - with the ship Resilient Lady docking at Circular Quay on Monday ... 'This is a billion dollar ship ... 'Wow'.

US military grounds fleet of Osprey after crash off Japan

Urdu Point 07 Dec 2023
The Naval Air Systems Command said later Wednesday it was following suit ... At the end of August, three US Marines were killed in an Osprey accident on Melville Island in northern Australia ... Three Marines were killed in 2017 when an Osprey crashed after clipping the back of a transport ship while trying to land at sea off Australia's north coast ... ....

US lawmakers introduce sweeping defense bill, drop most 'culture war' issues

Reuters 07 Dec 2023
It authorizes a 5.2% pay increase for service members, measures to address competition with China including new training assistance for Taiwan, a four-month extension of a key domestic surveillance authority and purchases of equipment including ships, helicopters, submarines, rockets, bombs and other weapons.

Auto Insurance Rates Set to Rise in NC | Insurify

Sierra County Sentinel 07 Dec 2023
North Carolina has some of the lowest car insurance rates in the country, according to Insurify data ... Currently, the average annual cost of a full-coverage policy in North Carolina is $1,512, Insurify data shows. Minimum-coverage policies average $648 annually ... Australia. Activists Block Israeli Container Ships Using Kayaks In Melbourne ... 1 each year ... .

High Rates, Low Inventory Still Dog First-Time Home Buyers in Q3

Emporia Gazette 07 Dec 2023
High mortgage rates sidelined home buyers and sellers alike in the third quarter, making the already lofty financial goal of homeownership potentially unattainable for would-be first-timers ... Just one metro out of the 50 most populous in the U.S. meets that threshold ... Australia. Activists Block Israeli Container Ships Using Kayaks In Melbourne ... Email ... .

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