The U.S. economy added 257,000 jobs in January and the unemployment rate edged up slightly to 5.7 percent, the Department of Labor said today.
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.
Fairline Boats is expanding its dealer network in the Middle East with the appointment of motoryacht specialist ACE Marine LLC, trading as Fairline Middle East.
Western governments that are promoting the large-scale conversion of plants into fuel should reconsider the strategy, which is “unsustainable,” according to a new report from a prominent environmental think tank.
ZF, which was founded as Zahnradfabrik GmbH in 1915, is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year.
Arizona Sen. John McCain’s effort to repeal a U.S.-build requirement that is part of the Merchant Marine Act of 1920 is drawing the ire of many who say his amendment would undermine the entire domestic maritime industry and threaten thousands of jobs.
The U.S. government on Friday will begin making it easier for Americans to travel to Cuba than it has been for more than half a century, the New York Times reported today.
Turkish boatbuilder Sirena Marine appointed Rhode Island dealership Berthon USA as its U.S. sales agency.
Sir Robin Knox-Johnston, 75, was named British yachtsman of the year Tuesday by the Yachting Journalists Association.
Work started in Great Britain on what designers hope will be the fastest circumnavigating powerboat in history.
Sail Newport said charter sailboat company Sunsail Vacations will sponsor the Volvo Ocean Race Newport (R.I.) Stopover.