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Murder in the Amazon: Did the mafia order Sir Peter Blake's death?

NewstalkZB 11 Jun 2021
Blake was gunned down after armed bandits boarded his exploration vessel, Seamaster, deep in the Amazon in December 2001 ... But in a tragic twist of fate the ex-US special forces operator was among crew members offloaded from Seamaster to reduce the ship's weight ahead of navigating a stretch of the Amazon that was not very deep.
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Ballast Water Treatment Gets Easier with EcoOne™

The Maritime Executive 31 May 2021
By 2024, all seagoing vessels will have to comply with the requirements of the IMO Ballast Water Management Convention, and existing ships without a ballast water management systems (BWMS) must retrofit at their next renewal survey ... Let's say that a vessel discharges cargo at a port on the Amazon River, takes in ballast and travels to Florida.
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Emily Blunt and Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson search for legendary tree with healing powers in ...

The Daily Mail 27 May 2021
A new trailer for the movie teases all the action yet to come for stars Emily Blunt, 38, and Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson, 49, who both go in search of a legendary tree with healing powers down the Amazon River ... And can,' Frank (The Rock) informs as they sail down the river ... The ship navigates the peaceful waters of the Amazon River.
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Amazon’s Money Secret: Make Everyone Pay You

Jacksonville Free Press 19 May 2021
When Amazon announced its first quarter results at the end of April, the numbers were impressive ... Where Amazon’s money comes from ... Amazon sells all sorts of services to third-party sellers, such as warehousing and shipping. The result is a large river of diversified revenue that have kept Amazon mostly in the black and far ahead of its competitors.
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The 20 best mystery and thriller novels to read this summer, according to Goodreads

Business Insider 19 May 2021
Bookshop; Amazon; Alyssa Powell/Insider An excellent thrilelr or mystery book provides hours of entertainment, thrills, and suspense ... Want more books? Check out Amazon's bestselling audiobooks and the best horror books ... If you're looking for an audiobook, you'll also find the Audible version of each title on its Amazon page ... Amazon Motel" (button).
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World cruise costing £58,000 sells out in under a day

The Independent 30 Mar 2021
Read more ... Sleeping 388 passengers and 302 crew, the ship is small enough to be able to sail down the Amazon River when it reaches Brazil – a first for any Silversea cruise ... The 180-day voyage, offered by Oceania Cruises on its Insignia ship, sets sail in 2023, calling at 96 destinations in 33 countries across four continents. FREE WEEKLY NEWSLETTER ... .
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Amazon Indians Living 10,000 Years in Area Want a Say in New Grainway Train Project

Brazzil 20 Mar 2021
With the railroad, the government aims to avoid this arduous step of the journey, instead sending commodities like soybean and corn to the transshipment terminal in Miritituba and onto ships sailing out to the Atlantic via the Tapaj�s, Tocantins and Amazon rivers ... From the Amazon ...
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Freight train project that railroads Indigenous rights still on track

Mongabay 16 Mar 2021
With the railroad, the government aims to avoid this arduous step of the journey, instead sending commodities like soybean and corn to the transshipment terminal in Miritituba and onto ships sailing out to the Atlantic via the Tapajós, Tocantins and Amazon rivers.
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The Amazonian city of Manaus, Brazil, is more than just a World Cup 2014 host

The National 01 Nov 2020
The materials travelled thousands of kilometres by ship across the Atlantic and up the murky waters of the Amazon River, and were painstakingly reassembled in the stifling Amazonian heat ... Swarms of passengers come to and fro, seeking out the boat that will travel down the Amazon River, or upstream along one of its tributaries.
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‘Borat’ sequel stunts make benefit Amazon Prime. But how many people watched?

The Los Angeles Times 28 Oct 2020
Nor did Amazon disclose how much the “Borat” sequel generated at the box office as it played in select theaters, including some Los Angeles-area drive-ins ... In the lead-up to release, Amazon sent giant Borat balloons floating on ships down the Thames in London, the Hudson River in New York, Toronto’s Harbourfront and Praia do Arpoador in Rio.
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Brazil indigenous protesters defy court, resume roadblock

Manila Standard Today 19 Aug 2020
The highway is an important artery for farmers in Brazil's agricultural heartland to ship corn and soybeans, two of the country's main exports, to the river ports of the Amazon and beyond ... The highway, which was built during Brazil's military dictatorship (1964-1985) to develop the Amazon region, was fully paved earlier this year.
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Brazil indigenous tribe ordered to end protest blocking key grains export route

Metro USA 18 Aug 2020
... of the Amazon to connect grain-producing Mato Grosso state to river ports for soy and corn ... The railway will run parallel to the BR-163 highway, which has become an important route for exporting grains to the river ports for transshipment onto larger ships on the Amazon river.
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Indigenous tribe blocks key Brazil grains export route

Canada Dot Com 17 Aug 2020
... of the Amazon to connect grain-producing Mato Grosso state to river ports for soy and corn ... The railway will run parallel to the BR-163 highway, which has become an important route for exporting grains to the river ports for transshipment onto larger ships on the Amazon river.
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MRN bauxite mine leaves legacy of pollution, poverty in Brazilian Amazon

Mongabay 04 Jun 2020
... likely future of bauxite mining in the Trombetas river basin and Amazon delta ... The oceangoing ships are coming up the Amazon and Trombetas rivers to collect ore from Mineração Rio do Norte (MRN), the world’s fourth largest…This article was originally published on Mongabay .
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Death toll rises to 13 in capsized Amazon ship in Brazil

Sina 03 Mar 2020
RIO DE JANEIRO, March 2 (Xinhua) -- The death toll from a ship accident over the weekend in northern Brazil's Amazon River climbed to 13, rescue teams said Monday.
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