The following is the National Cyber Strategy that was released by the White House on Sept. 20, 2018.
From the report
America’s prosperity and security depend on how we respond to the opportunities and challenges in cyberspace. Critical infrastructure, national defense, and the daily lives of Americans rely on computer-driven and interconnected information technologies. As all facets of American life have become more dependent on a secure cyberspace, new vulnerabilities have been revealed and...
David Macleod from Hong Kong freight management and consultancy HoldFast Pacific chips in with his own thoughts on this week’s hot topic, Maersk’s sulphur cap surcharge. It is no wonder that Monday’s announcement by Maersk Line that it will bring in a new sulphur cap surcharge from the start of...
MSC Antonia. Credit: MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company(MSC) will retrofit 29 of its ships with scrubbers developed by Panasia, a South Korean marine equipment manufacturer. Retrofitting works are likely to be carried out in a yard under the China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) group, as...
By Nuzulack Dausen DAR ES SALAAM, Sept 20 (Reuters) – At least 42 people drowned when a ferry sank on Thursday in Tanzania’s Lake Victoria and government officials feared the final death toll could be more than 200, a senior local official said. Ukerewe District Commissioner Colonel Lucas Magembe...
El Ministerio de Transportes y Comunicaciones ( MTC ) del Perú, a través de su Dirección General de Aeronáutica Civil (DGAC) y con el apoyo de la Dirección General de Soberanía, Límites y Asuntos Antárticos de la Cancillería Peruana, llegó […]
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Pentagon is banking on billions in savings through operational efficiencies to sustain and modernize the military but if the plan doesn’t work the Department of Defense may have to cut major weapons programs to make up the difference, a defense expert told reporters on Thursday.
Between Fiscal Year 2019 and 2023, the Pentagon expects to save roughly $46 billion by cutting waste in the department. But at a time when future budgets are expected to remain flat at best,...
The port of Savannah on the US east coast has outlined a plan to nearly double box volumes in the next 10 years. The fastest growing port in the US last year has reaped huge benefits from the widening of the Panama Canal, with latest figures showing 40% of boxes now coming to the Georgian […]
Shipping companies need to tread carefully to avoid falling into any pits opened by the imposition or continuance of trade sanctions globally.