A suspected drug courier was arrested past 5 a.m. on Friday after he was caught carrying about 100 grams of shabu while trying to board a vessel for Ormoc City in Leyte at Pier 1 here.
Legislation that would amend the federal Taft-Hartley Act to allow governors to intervene in port labor disputes rather than being required to ask the White House to do so was introduced in the U.S. Congress last week by Senator Cory Gardner (R-Colo.), a member of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee.
Abu Dhabi Ports hosted the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between SIDDCO Group and Istituto Italiano della Saldatura (ISS), that will see the two organizations collaborate to provide internationally recognised training and certification programmes to Emirati and non-Emirati professionals in Abu Dhabi and across the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Future maritime trade routes such as Arctic shipping lanes could challenge Singapore’s position as a global shipping hub, but boosting efficiency and capacity will help the Republic’s port stay competitive and relevant.
Drydocks World and Maritime World, the leading provider of maritime and offshore services to the shipping, oil, gas and energy sectors has received the prestigious 8th Cycle Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Business Award in the Manufacturing Category.
The competition to develop much-needed modern port facilities in Bangladesh has intensified following the recent visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping to the South Asian country.
India’s Ministry of Shipping said port authorities should make rail services “economically attractive,” lowering handling charges to draw more truckloads onto intermodal trains.