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GUNTER: Yet another nail in the coffin of Canada's energy industry

Toronto Sun 12 Jun 2021
But the Port of Vancouver will remain the largest coal-exporting port on the continent. Most of what ships through Vancouver is thermal coal ... If anything, with Friday’s announcement, the American mines that ship their coal through Vancouver to power plants in China, Indonesia and India will probably become even busier.

B.C. premier says changes to U.S. cruise ship rules remain temporary

Castanet 12 Jun 2021
British Columbia's premier says legislation proposed in the United States that would scrap a long-standing requirement for American cruise ships to dock at a foreign port between domestic stops doesn't change the fact people want to visit B.C ... Horgan says about 1.7 million people came in on cruise ships every year to Vancouver and Victoria.

Bill tabled in U.S. Senate to allow cruise ships to permanently bypass B.C.

Castanet 11 Jun 2021
Vancouver's cruise ship sector welcomed more than one million passengers in 2019 ... Vancouver Fraser Port Authority has estimated that the cruise-ship sector adds about $2.2 billion to B.C.’s economy through the support of 13,866 jobs and almost $700 million in wages.

‘Block the Boat’ Protests Continue Against Israeli Container Ship at Port of Vancouver

The Algemeiner 09 Jun 2021
Protestors supporting the movement to boycott Israel continued a days-long campaign to prevent an Israeli-owned container ship from docking, in a so-called “Block the Boat” rally on Tuesday at the Port of Vancouver. The Vancouver demonstration against a vessel owned by ...

Parents Express Support for ‘Devastated’ Fifth-Grade Student, Teachers Caught in New Jersey School Row Over ...

The Algemeiner 09 Jun 2021
Maugham Elementary School in Tenafly, New Jersey. Photo. courtesy of MES ... June 9, 2021 4.15 pm. 0. ‘Block the Boat’ Protests Continue Against Israeli Container Ship at Port of Vancouver. Protestors supporting the movement to boycott Israel continued a days-long campaign to prevent an Israeli-owned container ship from docking, in... .

Tempting cruise options for this year, next and even 2023 abound

The Morning Journal 08 Jun 2021
Fully vaccinated staff and crew are required for ships, with the stipulation being extended to passengers for most lines ... port with a female captain, will cruise the Caribbean from Fort Lauderdale while its sister ship the Summit sets sail in July for Alaska from Seattle ... Voyages that used to begin in Vancouver are starting or ending in Seattle.

NYCFC finally got the gritty win it needed

New York Post 03 Jun 2021
More On.. new york city fc. Teen star ‘did not think twice’ about joining NYCFC. Red Bulls have a ‘very good feeling’ – and it’s warranted. NYCFC, Red Bulls have blueprint to keep winning ... They needed one like this ... Brian White, who led a low-scoring attack with five goals last year, has just been shipped off to Vancouver ... .

Biden Signs Act to Restart Alaska Cruises from Seattle

The Maritime Executive 25 May 2021
President Joe Biden signed into law the Alaska Tourism Restoration Act to permit foreign-flagged cruise ships to operate cruises to Alaska in 2021 ... Many cruise ships embarked passengers in Vancouver in addition to the required port calls to meet U.S ... The Royal Caribbean Group also announced plans to position cruise ships to Alaska for the summer.

British Variant Found in Covid-19 Cluster Among Shenzhen Port Workers

Caixin Online 24 May 2021
Subsequently, three more port workers were diagnosed. The four workers handled the cargo of a ship named the Oriental Vancouver at the Shenzhen Yantian Port on Friday, local government officials said ... The Oriental Vancouver cargo ship left Shenzhen for Kaohsiung in Taiwan on Tuesday after a one-day stay in the Chinese mainland city ... .

Conservative leader talks targeted COVID help for business in virtual North Van Chamber session

North Shore News 24 May 2021
... books at a virtual meeting with the North Vancouver Chamber Friday ... O’Toole also voiced concern about the federal government’s handling of the Alaskan cruise ship issue which will see US cruise ships bypass stops in Vancouver while the border remains closed.

Alaska-Bound Cruises Could Soon Resume

Voa News 22 May 2021
Alaska-bound cruise ships could soon sail once again, now that U.S ... The legislation temporarily sets aside the Passenger Services Vehicle Act of 1886, which has long mandated that cruise ships stop in Canada en route to Alaska ... In 2019, Vancouver saw 288 cruise ship visits.

Bill allowing U.S. cruise lines to bypass B.C. passes, needs president's signature

Castanet 21 May 2021
House of Representatives approved legislation Thursday that would allow cruise ships out of Washington state heading to Alaska this year to skip their usual stops in Victoria and Vancouver ... A technical stop would permit a cruise ship to dock in Canada, with passengers and crew remaining on board.

Colorful Vancouver home built from 11 shipping containers hits market for $2 million

The Bellingham Herald 20 May 2021
A beautiful, unique and artistic Vancouver, Washington, home built from 11 shipping containers of various colors has hit the market for $2 million. Louise James, the listing agent for the ....

See beautiful shipping container home for sale in Washington

Tacoma News Tribune 20 May 2021
For sale for $2 million, this house in Vancouver, WA, is built from 11 shipping containers of various colors ... .