Monthly Archives: December 2017

SHIPPING CONFIDENCE AT THREE-YEAR HIGH

Shipping confidence held steady at its highest rating in the past three-and-a-half years in the three months from September to November 2017, according to the latest Shipping Confidence Survey from international accountant and shipping adviser Moore Stephens. The average confidence level expressed by respondents was unchanged at the level of …

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THE CHENNAI SIX FLY HOME

The Chennai Six, along with some of the crew of the Seaman Guard Ohio, have now left India, marking the successful culmination of a four-year fight to release them from prison. As they fly home, a tribute to their efforts, and to those of other maritime security professionals, in protecting seafarers from piracy. …

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VAGINAL CLEANING FADS ARE UNNECESSARY AND HARMFUL SO PLEASE JUST STOP

16 DEC 2017 A staggering variety of so-called feminine hygiene products seek to help with “vaginal odour” and discharge, and “keep you fresh”. From deodorants to cucumber cleanses, scented “panty liners”, and the newest fad – “vaginal steaming”. These products actively promote the view that women’s vaginas should be discharge-free and either have no smell at …

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