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With COP 17 now underway IMO discusses the impact of its work to reduce GHG emissions from internati [...]

Mr. Sekimizu discussed matters related to IMO's work and cooperation between the UN to combat S [...]

Development of an international code of safety for ships operating in polar waters. [...]

Jack Westwood-Booth, IMO' Senior Deputy Director of the Division for marine technology and carg [...]

Gurpeet Singhota, IMO's Deputy Director for the Operational Safety Section of the Maritime Safe [...]

IATA encourages India to reduce taxation & join international efforts on sustainability. [...]

​ONE Order will modernize and simplify airline order management, including the delivery, fulfilment [...]

​Accurate, RFID technology will reduce mishandled baggage rates, saving the air transport industry $ [...]

​IATA expects 7.2 billion passengers to travel in 2035, a near doubling of the 3.8 billion air trave [...]

The Federal Trade Commission has charged two individuals with using a fake government affiliation to [...]

Commercial vehicle supplier Wabco Holdings Inc. reported third-quarter net income and earnings rose [...]

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration issued a safety advisory on Oct. 21 to provide [...]

FedEx Corp. made several moves in recent weeks to build its national and international services, par [...]

Daimler AG reported Oct. 21 net income and revenue rose in the third quarter, but the results were l [...]

Contributed by: Norton Rose: Stephen Woods (Senior Associate, Singapore), Ben Rose (Partner, Singapo [...]

On March 9, Ezra Holdings entered into a placement agreement with Credit Suisse and DBS in order to [...]

Last Wednesday, China’s largest private shipbuilder, China Rongsheng Heavy Industries, announced pla [...]

The global shipping industry has been grabbing headlines lately, unfortunately for less admirable re [...]

It has been a long time coming, and we all suspect it has been going on for the last year or two, bu [...]

Singapore's shipping community was out in force at the Shangri-La Hotel [...]

Danish line joins growing list of carriers to return to the Middle East country upon the easing of s [...]

Liquid bulk and containers up as dry bulk cargo continues to fall [...]

MSC currently owns the remaining 46% stake in TTI through Terminal Investment Ltd [...]

Registry warns of BWM system shortages and calls for more time for shipowners to avoid installing ex [...]

No civilians and only eight wounded opposition fighters took advantage of the Russian- and Syrian-de [...]

Operational availability of Australia's six Collins-class submarines has improved significantly [...]

Hervé Ladsous, the head of the UN Department of Peacekeeping Operations, called on 18 October for an [...]

A top US commander believes that Islamic State fighters will put up serious resistance in Mosul even [...]

Atlas Elektronik Finland Oy has completed an extensive upgrade package on the first Pansio-class min [...]

Inbound Logistics talks to carriers and third-party logistics (3PL) providers about sure-fire ways t [...]

Throughout the United States, a variety of cities and areas are arising as major logistics hubs and [...]

Inbound Logistics’ exclusive trucking market research report explores industry challenges and trends [...]

Freight remains a key component of most companies’ transportation expense. Along with ensuring the f [...]

Profile of Rogerio Branco, senior vice president, supply chain management, with Eaton. [...]

[caption]Liberian Registry's David Pascoe and others will be seeking deadline extensions for co [...]

[caption]Great Lakes pilotage rates have seen steep rises. Credit: Greg Miller/IHS Markit[/caption]A [...]

[caption]US rule change could lead to new calls in Mariel, Cuba. Photo: PA[/caption]The Obama admini [...]

[caption]Hanjin's Long Beach terminal. Credit: Southern Cross Maritime[/caption]Beleaguered Han [...]

[caption]European shipping bodies claim funds for maritime transport projects are running out. Credi [...]

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The WTO estimates that trade will grow 1.7% in 2016, the weakest number since 2009. The IMF recently [...]

  What has brought new players into the retail industry? How the retail market has become more colla [...]

Channels: Supply ChainEvent Date: Wed, 2017-06-14 to Fri, 2017-06-16Event URL: [...]

Channels: TechnologyEvent Date: Thu, 2017-03-16 to Fri, 2017-03-17Event URL: [...]

Three reasons why major US airlines are not planning to grow in 2017American, Delta and United appear to be bringing growth to a near halt through next year. read more [...]

Turkey’s Pegasus Airlines reports passengers up 7.4%Turkish low-cost carrier (LCC) Pegasus Airlines recorded a 7.4% increase in the number of passengers [...]

AirBaltic joins Airlines for EuropeLatvian carrier airBaltic has joined Airlines for Europe (A4E), adding to the lobbying group’s growi [...]

Plans for a system of affordable flights between smaller cities in India will come to fruition in Ja [...]

FedEx Express is expanding its distribution hub at Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG) Airport with a €200 [...]

The most valuable brand in retail -- and logistics, for that matter –, is on a 120,000-po [...]

Of the three major American carriers to publish third-quarter results so far, only Alaska Airlines C [...]

Amsterdam to Paris in 30 minutes. That’s the seemingly impossible goal of the “Delft Hyperloop,” a p [...]

Kuehne + Nagel said a “tense” global airfreight market in the third quarter and continued pressure o [...]

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As much as the upcoming World Cup in Brazil, has little to do with supply chain. The food supply see [...]

Kraft has volunteered to recalling 1.2 million cases of four brands of cottage cheese products due t [...]

Fast food workers protested to get a $15 minimum wage yesterday, but in Switzerland they are conside [...]

Across the US thousands of fast food workers are striking to demand a raise in their minimum wage to [...]

After Walmart announced that it expects its vendors to provide goods that have recyclable packaging, [...]

While it’s currently a shippers market, the authors of this year’s report contend that we’ve entered [...]

Many things pertaining to both the freight economy and general economy remain consistently inconsist [...]

Carloads were down 6.1 percent annually at 262,702, and intermodal containers and trailers were off [...]

Management consultants at McKinsey & Company, maintain that the parcel market in the U.S. is set [...]

Management consultants at McKinsey & Company, maintain that the parcel market in the U.S. is set [...]

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By Louis BedigianDespite the media hoopla, industry players say that mobile trucking brokerages are [...]

By Susan KuchinskasChange is coming to the world of transportation as we move closer to truly connec [...]

Warwick-based New Horizon Logistics is living up to its name after commissioning an emissions-bustin [...]

Belfast-based global shipping and storage company, Relocation Logistics, has become the latest indus [...]

Many transportation and logistics (T&L) companies need to refine their current business models t [...]

Every removal order is just another job to be completed in the shortest possible time-frame and move [...]

Wincanton has adopted Paragon’s fleXipod proof of delivery and fulfilment solution for its multi-cli [...]

Paragon Software Systems is increasing the number of vehicle tracking systems its routing and schedu [...]

“Global Electric Motorcycle Market Professional Survey Report 2016” Order This Report by calling Big [...]

A moving company with repute will offer it no matter what; just see that you don’t need to press har [...]

HUBER+SUHNER’s lightweight RADOX®Tenuis-TW cables are an integral part of Stadler’s design for its l [...]

The IEC (International Electrotechnical Commission) and CENELEC the European standards organization [...]

Camberley, UK: 21 September, 2016 WCS, (Worldwide Chain Stores) a dedicated provider of comprehensiv [...]

Oracle Recognises Inoapps’ Expertise in Delivering Specialized EMEA and Global Solutions At Oracle O [...]

With offices in London, Oxford, Swindon, Marlborough and Bath, leading multi-practice law firm Royds [...]

Management consultants at McKinsey & Company, maintain that the parcel market in the U.S. is set [...]

The USC Center for GSCM will be staging “Supply Chain Digital Transformation” (SCDT) next month. Thi [...]

The agreement enables port professionals certified in AAPA’s Professional Port Manager (PPM) program [...]

By Focusing on the Right Success Factors, Transportation and Logistics Companies Can Achieve Profita [...]

Following a decline in August, retail sales rebounded in September, according to data issued today b [...]

Gossner Foods conserves energy, space and money with new storage system. [...]

ESKO to sponsor Clemson University’s Consumer-Driven Package Design exhibit. [...]

Pharma Expo 2016 (Nov. 6–9; McCormick Place, Chicago), co-located with Pack Expo International will [...]

PMMI’s 2016 State of the Industry Report forecasts U.S. shipments of packaging machinery to reach $8 [...]

Through this partnership Brambles will provide supply chain knowledge, in-kind contributions, volunt [...]

JSC RZD Logistics cooperated with PJSC «TransContainer», Iran Railways, Azerbaijan Railways and logi [...]

JSC RZD Logistics began testing the new technology of railway transportation of perishable goods fro [...]

JSC RZD Logistics cooperated with JSC Refservice to organize transportation of food products in 40-f [...]

The Analytical Centre of ‘Expert’ media holding carried out an analysis of activities of Russian tra [...]

FELB again proves their role as main Asia-Europe railway operator and pioneer in this specific busin [...]

The Panama Canal Expansion is a project that has been long awaited not just by Panama, but all the s [...]

The sharing economy and peer-to-peer network services open a completely new mental model. Old servic [...]

Finish Line Inc. the athletic retailer recently reported that they will be closing 25% of its stores [...]

With the ascendance of Amazon, major Ecommerce players and changing consumer/B2B purchasing behavior [...]

A recent thought provoking article by Scott Santens on Self Driving trucks brings some interesting p [...]

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In South Sudan, the World Health Organization (WHO) supports the Ministry of Health and works with 6 [...]

In the last few months, a number of attacks against health-care workers, medical transports and faci [...]

The World Health Organization deplores the bombing of a clinic run by Medecins Sans Frontieres in Ku [...]

WHO welcomes the launch of the 2030 Sustainable Development (SDG) agenda, and commits to work with p [...]

The conflict in Yemen is entering its 10th week and the numbers of dead and injured continue to grow [...]

On 6 September 2016, the Ministry of Health staff from Haute-Kotto health district alerted the centr [...]

After more than two years without the detection of wild polio in Nigeria, the Government reported th [...]

On 30 August 2016, WHO received reports about unexplained deaths among humans, along with death and [...]

Between 23 August and 11 September 2016 the National IHR Focal Point of Saudi Arabia reported five ( [...]

On 8 September 2016 the National IHR Focal Point for Austria notified WHO of a laboratory confirmed [...]

A group of United Nations human rights experts today expressed serious concerns about systemic anti- [...]

The United Nations agency tasked with the well-being of Palestine refugees today condemned the killi [...]

Wonder Woman, the iconic superhero, has been named an Honorary Ambassador for the Empowerment of Wom [...]

The United Nations Special Envoy for Yemen, Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed, has welcomed the start of the [...]

State agents, such as police and armed forces, used excessive – including lethal – force during demo [...]

Major macroeconomic realignments are affecting prospects differentially across the world’s countries [...]

This issue discusses a number of factors affecting global growth, as well as growth prospects across [...]

Global growth remains moderate and uneven, and a number of complex forces are shaping the outlook. T [...]

The pace of recovery has disappointed in recent years, and downside risks have increased, including [...]

Global activity has broadly strengthened and is expected to improve further in 2014–15, according to [...]

Nairobi, Kenya is one of the undisputed hubs of creativity on the African continent — and TED Fellow [...]

At the age of 64, Diana Nyad became the first person to make the 110-mile swim from Havana to Key We [...]

The TED community has been very busy over the past few weeks. Below, some newsy highlights. Wellesle [...]

Epidemiologist Larry Brilliant remembers the day in 1974 when, while working for the United Nations [...]

Congratulations to TEDWomen 2013 speaker Dr. Paula Johnson who, earlier this month, was sworn in as [...]

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