FEATURE | No smooth sailing for China’s aircraft carrier programme

China’s first aircraft carrier, the Ukrainian-built Liaoning, was commissioned into the PLA Navy in 2012, after the Chinese had carried...

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EDITORIAL | 2018: A bad year for ferry fatalities

After a couple of good years in 2016 and 2017, 2018 saw a significant increase in ferry fatalities worldwide. From...

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FEATURE | Chinese paramilitary fleet lurks off Philippine-claimed …

Pag Asa, sometimes referred to as Thitu, is the biggest of the Philippine-claimed islands in the South China Sea. It...

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Work Boat World

Philippine National Police to buy additional vessels

The Philippine National Police (PNP) is planning to acquire 18 additional patrol boats to further strengthen...

Ship World

Two killed and one injured in fire on beached tanker in Bangladesh

Two workers were killed while another was injured after a fire broke out on a...

Fishing Boat World

Six dead and three injured in fishing vessel fire in South Africa’s…

Six people were killed and three others were injured after a drydocked fishing vessel caught...

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