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Monthly Archives: March 2018

Editorial:Track Modernization Need of the Hour

Port Wings, 14 March 2018: The decision by the Life Insurance Corporation of India to invest about 1.5 lakh crore in Indian Railways and subsequent clearance by the Finance Ministry last year is a welcome move indeed. Even though the LIC has been investing in public-sector firms for the past …

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Nhava Sheva (India) Gateway Terminal Accomplishes Another Milestone

Mumbai: Port Wings News Network: Global trade enabler DP World operated the Nhava Sheva (India) Gateway Terminal celebrated the commencement of INDAMEX (India America Express) service operated by a consortium of four vessel operators – CMA CGM, Hapag Lloyd, NYK and OOCL. This weekly service connects Nhava Sheva to the …

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MISC Berhad Forays Into Thailand’s Offshore Oil & Gas Sector

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: MISC Berhad (MISC), a world leading energy related maritime solutions and services provider, on 12 March held the naming and delivery ceremony of its new Floating, Storage & Offloading (FSO) facility for Chevron Offshore (Thailand) Limited (COTL), the FSO Benchamas 2. The project marks MISC’s …

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Sri City Wins Asia’s ‘Most Admired Brand’ Award

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: In a convergence of great brands and extraordinary leadership organised by Whitepage International in association with UK Asian Business Council, held at Ritz Carlton, Singapore on 9 March evening, Sri City won two awards. While it was featured as Asia’s Most Admired Brand for 2017-18 …

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International Women’s Day Celebrations at Major Ports

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: International Women’s Day (IWD) is celebrated on March 8 every year. It is a focal point the movement for women’s rights. While the first observance of a Women’s Day was held on February 28, 1909 in New York, March 8 was suggested by the 1910 …

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JNPT Volume Surpasses Last Year’s Record of 4.5 Million TEUs

Mumbai: Port Wings News Network: Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT), the premier container port in the country under the administrative control of Ministry of Shipping, Government of India and located in Nhava Sheva, Maharashtra, has achieved a new milestone on 9 March by surpassing the last year’s highest volume of …

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Editorial: Blackmoney Bomb

Port Wings, 7 March 2018 Though the shadow of blackmoney was growing for the past three decades, only few years ago, the Supreme Court of India delivered a landmark judgment in response to a law suit filed by noted lawyer Ram Jethmalani seeking direction to the Union Government to reveal …

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