Latest News for: Marshall islands


US opens door for China advances in the Pacific

Asiatimes 17 May 2024
Washington influences some control over three island nations – Micronesia, the Marshall Islands and Palau – under The Compacts of Free Association (COFA) ... to Micronesia, the Marshall Islands and Palau.

“Steel in the Water” for Next Two Large U.S. Offshore Wind Farms

The Maritime Executive 16 May 2024
Once in operation, it will generate 400 megawatts of offshore wind power for Rhode Island and 304 megawatts for Connecticut, enough clean energy to power more than 350,000 homes across both states.

Wife of a former Palau president sues Surangel Whipps Jr, seeking US$150,000 in damages

RNZ 16 May 2024
Christa Toribiong, formerly Christa Nafstad, was listed by the Palau government as an undesirable alien in 2022 ... The COFA is an agreement the United States has with Palau, the Marshall Islands and the Federated States of Micronesia ... ....

Multipool Announces LBP After Raising $650k in VC Round Led By NxGen

UTB 15 May 2024
Majuro, Marshall Islands, May 15th, 2024, Chainwire Multipool, a leading innovator in the blockchain and cryptocurrency industry, announces the close of its $650k VC investment Read more ....

EU forces hand suspected pirates to Seychelles for trial

Seatrade Maritime News 15 May 2024
Six suspected pirates involved in an attack on the Marshall Islands registered tanker Chrystal Arctic on 10 May have been handed over to the authorities in Seychelles for prosecution.

New vaccine prequalified by World Health Organization for mosquito-spread dengue virus

WPTV 15 May 2024
The U.S ... International travel increases tend to lend to the threat the U.S. faces ... Virgin Islands," along with "the freely associated states, including the Federated States of Micronesia, the Republic of Marshall Islands, and the Republic of Palau." ... .

We Deciphered 32 Movies With Confusing Endings So You Don't Have To

Cinema Blend 15 May 2024
... persona is in control; but in Shutter Island’s movie ending, it’s plainly clear that Andrew wants that lobotomy, and pretends he still thinks he’s his US Marshall alter ego. .