The 2014 Qatar International Boat Show, which ran from Tuesday through Saturday, attracted more than 12,000 visitors and was booked to capacity for exhibitors despite doubling its space from last year.
The marine industry is a global enterprise. Builders, dealers, marinas, equipment manufacturers and other businesses are found worldwide, and there are major boat shows on all continents.
Lee Joon-seok, the captain who was derided and disgraced for being one of the first to abandon a sinking South Korean ferry, leaving more than 300 people to die, was sentenced Tuesday to 36 years in prison.
The International Sailing Summit will be streamed live online next Monday for the first time in the event’s history.
Michigan-based shrink-wrap supplier Dr. Shrink selected Top Yachts as its exclusive distributor in Ukraine.
Besides being able to regularly visit Washington’s memorials and Smithsonian museums, one of the perks of living and working in our nation’s capital is the easy access to “inside the Beltway information” that you can get by attending free seminars and conferences featuring former and current members of Congress, super-lobbyists and high-priced pollsters, many of…more
Illegal fishing in the Mediterranean Sea is claiming two tons of swordfish per boat per day and could lead to the collapse of the population in three years.
Isolated cases of Ebola in the United States and slow growth in Europe have caused investor concern, but U.S. manufacturing has shown resilience despite the fears, with output increasing 3.7 percent in the last 12 months — doubling from its 1.5 percent rate in January.
A team of researchers discovered two significant vessels from World War II’s Battle of the Atlantic. The German U-boat 576 and the freighter Bluefields were found about 30 miles off the coast of North Carolina.
The Italian Trade Agency supported the local marine industry by helping to organize a more international 54th Genoa International Boat Show than in past years.
U.S. employers added 248,000 jobs in September, pushing the nation’s unemployment rate down to a six-year low of 5.9 percent.