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The Obsevatory welcomes Dr Jean-Paul Pancracio, professeur émérite

The President and the Scientific Council are pleased to announce that Jean-Paul Pancracio has joined the Observatory.

Professor Pancracio will join our Scientific Council, to which he will contribute his extensive expertise and experience, as well as to chair the newly formed… 68 more words

China moves oil rig from dispute areas with Vietnam

China says the oil rig that sparked a major diplomatic row with Vietnam by drilling in disputed waters has finished work and is being removed. 392 more words

Greenwich Maritime Institute

Welcome to Dr Virginie Tassin

We are pleased to welcome Dr Virginie Tassin to the Observatory’s Scientific Council.

Dr. Virginie J.M. Tassin is a recognized expert in Law of the Sea (International Law) and in addition possesses expertise in International Economic Law, European law, Environmental Law, Commerce, International Relations, and Sustainable Development. 79 more words


Maritime law glossaries

There is a section of the website of McGill University in Canada devoted to maritime and admiralty law, that was maintained and provided by the late William Tetley¹. 192 more words


New safety device tested which looks to help save lives in helicopter crashes at sea

In a recent report from the BBC’s Richard Westcott he was given the opportunity to try out a new safety device that could save lives in the future for those who have a helicopter crash at sea . 572 more words

Greenwich Maritime Institute

Shocking report into the Asian slave labour producing prawns for supermarkets in US, UK

A six-month investigation has established that large numbers of men bought and sold like animals and held against their will on fishing boats off Thailand are integral to the production of prawns (commonly called shrimp in the US) sold in leading supermarket  around the world, including the top four global retailers: Walmart, Carrefour, Costco and Tesco. 298 more words

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The Constitution OF The United States Corporation

Over the past sixty-five years, I have come to the sad and quite often depressing conclusion that everything pertaining to American society, politics, government and economics is manipulative and fraudulent in nature. 1,640 more words