Daily Archives: December 30, 2009

Quote of the day 12

‘The only person that ever got his work done by Friday, was Robinson Crusoe.’ – Anonymous

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Ransom for Chinese ship ‘raising the bar’

I posted earlier about the mainland Chinese vessel De Xin Hai and her crew of 25, which had been hijacked by Somali pirates. Well, here’s the latest from South China Morning Post of December 29. The US$4 million ransom paid … Continue reading

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