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Swiss interest in hi-tech cooperation with Russia

Swiss interest in hi-tech cooperation with Russia

Moscow - Swiss business looks forward to cooperating with Russia in hi-tech industries such as pharmaceuticals, civil aviation and shipbuilding, Yves Morath, the head of Swiss Business Hub Russia, an official entity of the Embassy of Switzerland which promotes implementation of Swiss export strategies

Big Three shipbuilders see recovery

Big Three shipbuilders see recovery

Seoul - Although the global shipbuilding market is gradually showing signs of fiscal recovery this year, as with Korea’s big three shipbuilders, orders at midsized shipbuilding companies remain sparse, according to the Korea Export-Import Bank of Korea on Friday

Gondan delivers dual fuel tug

Gondan delivers dual fuel tug

Madrid - Spanish shipbuilder Astilleros Gondan has delivered “Dux”, the first dual-fuel tug built in Europe, to Norway’s Østensjø Rederi. Designed by Robert Allan, the state of the art escort vessel is the first tugboat in a series of three that will provide tug services to Statoil at its far-north terminal

Ex-KDB chief gets 4-year jail term for corruption

Ex-KDB chief gets 4-year jail term for corruption

Seoul - Former Finance Minister Kang Man-soo was sentenced to four years in prison Friday on multiple corruption charges. The Seoul Central District Court convicted Kang of pressuring the government to designate a biotech firm run by his friend as a business partner and provide billions of won in subsidies

GTT to equip 2 new LNG carrier vessels for DSME

GTT to equip 2 new LNG carrier vessels for DSME

Paris - GTT has received an order from Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering(DSME) to equip two LNG carriers with its NO96 GW containment system. DSME shipyard based in Geoje – South Korea – will build the vessels of 173,400 m3 each, on behalf of a European ship-owner

Fincantieri lays keel on 19th LCS

Fincantieri lays keel on 19th LCS

Marinette - The Lockheed Martin-led industry team officially laid the keelfor the U.S. Navy’s 19th Littoral Combat Ship (LCS), the future “USS St. Louis”, in a ceremony held at Fincantieri Marinette Marine in Marinette, Wisconsin

Fincantieri delivers the submarine “Romeo Romei”

Fincantieri delivers the submarine “Romeo Romei”

Trieste - The submarine “Romeo Romei” was delivered today at Fincantieri’s shipyard of Muggiano (La Spezia). It is the last of the four U212A “Todaro” class twin units ordered to Fincantieri by the Naval Armament Unit – NAVARM for the Italian Navy.

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