Singapore ship owners recognized for commitment to safety of life at sea

SINGAPORE — In conjunction with the U.S. Embassy here, U.S. Coast Guard officials recognized more than 434 ships from 51 Singapore-based companies at an official ceremony celebrating their work in maintaining safety of life at sea. At a ceremony at the Marina Mandarin Hotel Thursday, Nov. 13, 2008, the commanding officer of the Coast Guard’s Activities Far East (FEACT) unit, and other Coast...