Vettel anticipates to see out the season at Ferrari

(Reuters) – Four times Formula One champion Sebastian Vettel recognised he was sailing through a ‘rough sea’ but said on Thursday there had been no talks with Ferrari about parting ways before the end of the season. Formula One F1 – Spanish Grand Prix – Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain – August 13, 2020 Ferrari’s…

Sailing: Ainslie anticipates hard difficulties in lead-up to America’s Cup

(Reuters) – Britain’s Ben Ainslie has described Team New Zealand (TNZ) as the “All Blacks of the sailing world” in a nod to their dominant rugby team, as he highlighted the challenge of dethroning the America’s Cup holders next year. Ainslie, the most successful sailor in Olympic history, is hoping to lead the British challenge…

Sailing: Ainslie expects tough challenges in lead-up to America’s Cup

(Reuters) – Britain’s Ben Ainslie has described Team New Zealand (TNZ) as the “All Blacks of the sailing world” in a nod to their dominant rugby team, as he highlighted the challenge of dethroning the America’s Cup holders next year. Ainslie, the most successful sailor in Olympic history, is hoping to lead the British challenge…

Motor racing-Vettel expects to see out the season at Ferrari

(Reuters) – Four times Formula One champion Sebastian Vettel recognised he was sailing through a ‘rough sea’ but said on Thursday there had been no talks with Ferrari about parting ways before the end of the season. Formula One F1 – Spanish Grand Prix – Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain – August 13, 2020 Ferrari’s…

UPDATE 1-Greece makes masks compulsory on ferryboat decks after rise in COVID-19 cases

ATHENS (Reuters) – Greece will make mask-wearing compulsory on the decks of ferries sailing to its islands, extending the requirement beyond indoor public spaces, after a sudden rise in coronavirus infections that could put its crucial tourism season at risk. FILE PHOTO: A ferry sails near the island of Santorini, Greece, May 6, 2020. Picture…

China states most current U.S. cruising near Taiwan ‘very dangerous’

BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s military said on Wednesday the latest U.S. navy sailing near Chinese-claimed Taiwan was “extremely dangerous” and stirring up such trouble was in neither country’s interests. The U.S. guided-missile destroyer USS Mustin sailed through the narrow and sensitive Taiwan Strait on Tuesday, the U.S. navy said, in what have become relatively routine…

Greece makes masks compulsory on ship decks after COVID-19 spike

ATHENS (Reuters) – Greece will make mask-wearing compulsory on the decks of ferries sailing to its islands, extending the requirement beyond indoor public spaces, after a sudden rise in coronavirus infections that could put its crucial tourism season at risk. FILE PHOTO: A ferry sails near the island of Santorini, Greece, May 6, 2020. Picture…

Greece makes masks obligatory on ferryboat decks after rise in COVID-19 cases

ATHENS (Reuters) – Greece will make mask-wearing compulsory on the decks of ferries sailing to its islands, extending the requirement beyond indoor public spaces, after a sudden rise in coronavirus infections that could put its crucial tourism season at risk. FILE PHOTO: A fisherman works on his boat at the port of the village of…

Huawei overtook Samsung in worldwide mobile phone deliveries for Q2

Things haven’t exactly been smooth sailing for Huawei in recent years. The company’s rapid trajectory has been disrupted by on-going battles with the U.S. government that have, among other things, blocked its access to Google apps and services. But a new report from Canalys paints a reasonably rosy picture as the hardware giant overtook Samsung…