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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 filed a request for antitrust immunity with the U.S. Department of Transportation to allow air [...]

​IATA called for speed and innovation to enable aviation to continue to deliver its vast social and [...]

​IATA Passenger Agency Conference adopted Resolutions supporting the development of the New Generati [...]

Anthony Levandowski, the co-founder of Otto, has been confirmed as a panelist at American Trucking A [...]

The Pacific Maritime Association and the International Longshore and Warehouse Union, whose protract [...]

Nez Perce tribal members are calling for standing against future oversize shipments on U.S. Highway [...]

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - TMW Systems and PeopleNet unveiled their latest steps to unite their capabilities [...]

When Tim Riddle set the air brakes on his semitrailer truck at the Pilot Truck Stop recently, his pa [...]

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 [...]

Tankers benefit from the lack of any substantive OPEC deal at Algiers and sustained low oil prices [...]

Company has until March 27, 2017, to comply with the listing rules [...]

US west coast employers and labour leaders take first tenative steps towards avoiding chaos of 2014/ [...]

A new relationship between Maersk Group's container shipping and terminals divisions will dicta [...]

Latest disposal by recovering Japanese outfit tempts Oaktree-backed Greek operator [...]

Aircraft carrier Sao Paulo (A 12) will not be decommissioned and is undergoing repairs, Admiral Edua [...]

Key Points The Czech interior ministry has adopted a new police reform, merging two elite department [...]

The US Navy (USN) has awarded Northrop Grumman a USD255.3 million contract to begin low-rate initial [...]

The Pentagon plans to request a slightly larger supplemental Overseas Contingency Operations (OCO) b [...]

The US Army on 26 September placed a USD42 million order for more Joint Light Tactical Vehicles (JLT [...]

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]Maersk Line has ordered almost 15,000 new reefer containers. Credit: Maersk[/caption]Maersk [...]

The Japanese government met Tuesday with representatives from dozens of the country’s largest compan [...]

[caption]Contracts with four chemical tankers, including Royal Natura, have been terminated. Credit: [...]

[caption]Fednav's bulker Arctic. The shipowner is concerned about the effects of banning HFO in [...]

[caption]Nigerian security with a pipeline fire in background. Photo: PA[/caption]The restart of Nig [...]

In an information-packed exclusive interview, we cover:   The motivating factors for launching a log [...]

Michael Massimino is Director of IT at Telogis while Marco Rossi is the Supply Chain Cloud Director [...]

Précis: CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - Sep 12, 2016) - project44, a Chicago-based enterprise cloud comp [...]

It’s probably the same reason that 70% of those users have used the same software for several years— [...]

Millennials, individuals born between the years 1980-1999, are now almost all adults. This means tha [...]

Bringing Wi-Fi to airline passengers will boost satellite businessMajor players in the satellite-delivered cabin connectivity sector are forecasting upbeat industry t [...]

October 2016Fast-Growing Cabin Connectivity Will Boost Airlines Revenues Will China's Airlines Trade Yield [...]

Xiamen Airlines launches first direct US routeChina’s Xiamen Airlines began 3X-weekly Xiamen-Shenzhen-Seattle service Sept. 26. read more [...]

FAA touts Data Comm installations at 45 US airport ATC towersEnabling controllers at airport air traffic control (ATC) towers to transmit flight clearance inform [...]

Adoption of a global scheme to offset carbon emissions is the key issue facing the ICAO Assembly in [...]

As this year’s Airports Council International (ACI) North America/World Annual General Assembly, Con [...]

Seeking deeper relationships with air cargo firms in at least 10 Latin American nations, airfreight [...]

A week after IAG Cargo began offering service for ultra-time-sensitive cargo, DHL Global Forwarding [...]

Earlier this week, the Southwark Crown Court imposed a US$84,000 fine against Amazon for a series of [...]

In the modern supply chain, where fluctuating capacity, increased shipper demands and hard-to-predic [...]

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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 [...]

Hanjin’s bankruptcy leaves the proposed carrier grouping THE Alliance at a size disadvantage to both [...]

A weak trend of improvement in the Stifel Logistics Confidence Index is evident, though the Index is [...]

The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) announced the creation of the Supply Ch [...]

SeaLand, the Intra-Americas regional ocean carrier of the Maersk Group, today introduces the Port of [...]

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6 Events, 1 Venue, 600 Attendees. Join us at the International SAP Conferences on Extended Supply Ch [...]

Vanderlande has officially opened the doors to its new cutting-edge office building in Veghel. A for [...]

Magenta Technology, the company behind the dynamic route management software Maxoptra and the privat [...]

Fullers Logistics is providing a tailored fulfilment and distribution service to The Library of Frag [...]

A 3G vehicle camera captured the reckless behaviour of a Ford Fiesta driver, which resulted in a ser [...]

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

myHermes has revamped its cover scheme to give sole traders, SME retailers and consumers greater con [...]

Intelligent Telematics' IT1000 3G vehicle camera captured a highly dangerous overtaking manoeuv [...]

Popular JLT VERSO+ 10 dockable mobile computer now equipped with Intel® processor E3845 for 2.5x mor [...]

Intelligent Telematics has teamed up with Sopp+Sopp and Collision Management Systems to host a serie [...]

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 [...]

Paris, 12 September 2016 – Sensitive to the increasing demands of consumers, extend [...]

The ONS is pleased to announce that it has entered into a partnership with Certus Solutions to imple [...]

S&OP, supply chain risk management and Big Data and the Internet of Things were front and center [...]

A new EY report explains why exponential data growth is a fundamental problem that is continuing to [...]

The new configuration streamlines the preparation and exam process to help supply chain professional [...]

World-class procurement organizations are nearly twice as likely to have talent retention planning i [...]

World-Class Procurement Orgs Spend Less, Operate With Fewer Staff While Generating More Than Twice t [...]

S&OP, supply chain risk management and Big Data and the Internet of Things were front and center [...]

Reconfigured Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) program will streamline prepara [...]

At APICS 2016, we're reminded that while supply chains are more complex than ever, you can [...]

Acquisition intended to expand capabilities in the retail industry. [...]

Criteria to help assess software vulnerabilities, address known malware, review security controls an [...]

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 [...]

 RZD Logistics (a subsidiary of Russian Railways) and Azerbaijan Railways will develop the Internati [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Between 20 July and 18 August 2016, the National IHR Focal Point of Saudi Arabia reported eight (8) [...]

On 30 July 2016, the Ministry of Public Health, Thailand, announced a laboratory confirmed case of M [...]

On 11 August 2016, the National Health and Family Planning Commission of China notified WHO of five [...]

At interactive dialogues on the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Libya Ukraine, and Burundi, [...]

Noting the obstacles that persons with disabilities or those with other access requirements face in [...]

Four United Nations human rights experts today urged authorities in Pakistan to halt the execution o [...]

Warning that unsafe abortions kill nearly 50,000 women each year, United Nations human rights expert [...]

A new delay in Somalia’s elections is a matter of “immediate concern,” raising fears that the proces [...]

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 [...]

Over the years, we’ve had so many wonderful and moving talks at the TEDWomen conference, but perhaps [...]

On September 12, TED welcomed its latest class of the TED Residency program, an in-house incubator f [...]

As usual, the TED community has lots of news to share this week. Below, some highlights. Man vs. mac [...]

At the foundation of every significant transformation is a question: “What if?” These two words unlo [...]

Many people ask, “How are speakers selected for TEDWomen? The answer is that speakers, like ideas, c [...]

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