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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 announces that it expects the global airline industry to make a net profit in 2017 of $29.8 bi [...]

​New study shows countries with 1% better air cargo connectivity engage in 6% more trade​​ [...]

​Global passenger traffic demand rose 5.8% in October year-on-year. [...]

​​​​October Air Freight Demand Up 8.2%​​ - fastest growth in 18 months [...]

The clarification of an hours-of-service rule for truckers in a short-term funding bill was signed b [...]

While some fleets have implemented ELDs, others are just starting their journey toward compliance. O [...]

What was the top story of 2016? We invite you to take our survey to let us know what you think. [...]

Driver turnover fell 19 percentage points year-over-year to 81% in the third quarter for larger truc [...]

The owner of The Kane Co., one of the nation's largest commercial office movers, and a prominen [...]

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 [...]

Shipmanager looks to grow further under new ownership, anticipating an ever-consolidating market [...]

Freight rates on the major east-west trade climb to their highest level since July, but transpacific [...]

Marine insurance specialist quits firm he founded [...]

Contract duration is nine years on what Denmark-based company described as good freight route [...]

Adherence to CTU Code next step toward cargo integrity [...]

The US government has approved a package of transport and attack helicopters for the Middle East val [...]

Nexter Systems and Krauss Maffei Wegmann (KMW) showcased one of the first fruits of their joint vent [...]

China North Industries Corporation (NORINCO) has expanded its range of remote weapon stations (RWS) [...]

North Korea has denied any involvement in a hacking attack against South Korea's Ministry of Na [...]

The US State Department has approved the potential sale to Australia of military electronic warfare [...]

More companies are relying on expedited shipping a regular part of their inbound transportation plan [...]

Offering top-flight cargo facilities and infrastructure, among other features, the following airport [...]

Airfreight forwarders face headwinds — from shippers shifting to ocean freight and fewer routes for [...]

Here are seven logistics hot spots that attract logistics site selectors looking for a superb locati [...]

Profile of Mike Wagner, CEO of Target Freight Management. [...]

[caption]Boosting a modern fleet of US home-trade tankers, APT’s American Endurance. Credit: Philly [...]

[caption]hSH Nordbank is going to be put up for sale next year in return for billions of state aid. [...]

[caption]Rickmers Maritime, based in Singapore, is looking for a debt-to-equity swap to stay in busi [...]

[caption]Some think the container freight rate slump may have bottomed out. Credit: PA[/caption]Frei [...]

[caption]Front Circassia is part of the Frontline fleet. Credit: Fotoflite[/caption]Frontline, the l [...]

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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 [...]

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Norwegian Air Shuttle’s lessor subsidiary Arctic Aviation Assets (AAA) has taken delivery of its fir [...]

The UK Airprox Board (UKAB) has reported three more incidents in which unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV [...]

Good news for US airlines on unit revenuePerhaps Warren Buffett is on to something. read more [...]

Gallery: An exclusive look at Star Alliance's new Rio de Janeiro loungeStar Alliance opened its new exclusive Alliance Lounge at Rio de Janeiro’s Galeão–Tom Jobim Internat [...]

The more connected you are with the world, the greater your ability to engage in trade – by a factor [...]

In late November, China Eastern Airlines reached an agreement to sell its main-deck cargo business, [...]

Earlier this fall, Silk Way West Airlines, the scheduled-service subsidiary of the Silk Way Group, l [...]

Not exactly a burning issue for the air freight industry, but interesting nonetheless to anyone who [...]

Continuing a trend that first became noticeable in September, demand for global airfreight grew in 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 [...]

November volume was estimated at 1.53 million TEU for a 3.6 percent annual increase, with December p [...]

The topic of driver turnover is always prevalent in trucking, and all of freight transportation and [...]

For the month of November, the AAR reported that U.S. carloads were up 0.4 percent, or 5,406 carload [...]

Supported by decent growth trends in recent months, the December 2016 Semiannual Economic Forecast i [...]

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Join Oracle and its partners at the Modern Business Experience – 1-2 February 2017, ExCeL London.Do [...]

TimoCom renders a valuable contribution to environmental protection with its many applications and o [...]

As part of ongoing expansion plans the wedding and party dress specialist, Mori Lee, relocated to a [...]

A Lutterworth-based logistics firm has acquired a new warehouse at Magna Park, creating 100 jobs in [...]

Clondalkin Flexible Packaging Bury (formerly Chadwicks) has introduced stand up pouches to its flexi [...]

GCC governments investing in advanced marine technology Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twit [...]

John Lewis, the UK’s leading omni-channel retailer has again extended its relationship with iForce, [...]

Paragon has launched the latest version of its award-winning interactive User Guide to help customer [...]

With AdvanceRemovals, you can expect your furniture to arrive safely to its destination without any [...]

Hermes, the consumer delivery specialist, has launched a dedicated Innovation Lab in the centre of L [...]

Following a recent survey of over 100 senior UK haulage fleet managers, conducted by the Association [...]

Survey shows desperate measures shoppers take to get hold of online deliveries5 December 2016, Londo [...]

A new standard in cloud-based vessel management with security by designSydney, Australia, November 3 [...]

High Wycombe, UK, 29 November 2016: International POS printer manufacturer Star Micronics is pleased [...]

Springworks’ Connected Car platform ‘SPARK’ launches with first customer, Telia Company, enabling th [...]

At the Reshoring Institute we are all about rebuilding manufacturing in America, no matter the means [...]

A guide to better understanding the market, the software and the benefits [...]

While world leaders debate whether climate change is real, it's time for supply chain professio [...]

The election of Donald Trump as the next U.S. president has the potential to upset the established g [...]

The best supply chains are more than a collection of technologies and processes. As supply chain evo [...]

Supported by decent growth trends in recent months, the December 2016 Semiannual Economic Forecast i [...]

The industrial real estate firm pointed to myriad factors for better than good market conditions in [...]

For both the global and North American lists, combined space under management is up more than 8.1%, [...]

JSC RZD Logistics, one of the leading companies on Russian forwarding services market, and Federatio [...]

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 [...]

A short and simple story about the logistics process undergone by a turkey fryer in time for the Tha [...]

As logistics professionals we typically deal with China significantly more than most other professio [...]

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 [...]

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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 29 November 2016, the National IHR Focal Point of Oman reported one (1) additional case of Middle [...]

The National Health and Family Planning Commission (NHFPC) of China has notified WHO of two laborato [...]

Between 12 and 27 November 2016 the National IHR Focal Point of Saudi Arabia reported nine (9) addit [...]

Between 3 and 10 November 2016 the National IHR Focal Point of Saudi Arabia reported six (6) additio [...]

On 30 August, the Ministry of Health in Niger notified WHO of unexplained deaths among humans, along [...]

Welcoming the announcement of a temporary cessation of hostilities by the Libyan National Army in th [...]

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has congratulated the Nana Akufo-Addo on his election a [...]

Underlining the urgency to close the “digital divide” – socio-economic inequalities that impact acce [...]

Joint efforts by three United Nations agencies – the World Food Programme (WFP), the UN Children’s F [...]

Upholding human rights is in the interest of all and are at the heart of the work and identify of th [...]

According to the October 2016 "World Economic Outlook," global growth is projected to slow [...]

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 [...]

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

It sounds simple enough: If you’re sick, you make an appointment with a doctor, and if it’s an emerg [...]

Do you have a TED Talk you’ve always wanted to try out in front of an audience? We’re thrilled to an [...]

Here are 8 insider tips to creating a great audition video for the TEDNYC Idea Search 2017. (Remembe [...]

Just a few of the intriguing headlines involving members of the TED community this week: Advances in [...]

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