Man in wheelchair rescued after being dragged out of wreckage by crane


A man in a wheelchair was rescued by a crane Tuesday after being pulled out of the wreckage of a cargo ship, authorities said.A crane operator noticed the man was in distress on the bridge of the Kaikoura-bound Maori Container Terminals Inc. MaoriContainerTerminals said in a statement the man had a severe spinal cord injury […]

Australia’s biggest shipyards are losing money – but the rest of the country is thriving


The Australian dollar has weakened against the US dollar, which has risen against the euro.In the past few weeks, the Australian dollar against the British pound has appreciated slightly, while the Australian pound against the Japanese yen has fallen.“The Australian dollar is on the downside, the Japanese currency is on a downward trend,” Ian Watson, […]