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DP World Joins World Ocean Council

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Global trade enabler DP World has become the first company in its sector to join the World Ocean Council (WOC) as part of its leadership journey to actively engage in the protection of the world’s oceans. By becoming a member of the growing international multi-industry …

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FIEO Participates in 5th China South Asia Exposition

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: The India-China bilateral trade rose by 18.63% to $84.44 billion last year. A rare novelty of the bilateral trade otherwise dominated by Chinese exports was about 40 percent increase of Indian exports to China in 2017 totalling to $16.34 billion. India has thus seen …

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Editorial:E-way Bill System, Good or Bad?

Port Wings, 06 June 2018: Since GST was implemented, E-way bill has been deferred more than five times. But, it was introduced by government changing the rules since 1  April-2018. Now government wants to implement e-way bill as soon as possible across the country so that revenue tax collection touches …

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World Environment Day Celebrated at New Mangalore Port

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: New Mangalore Port Trust (NMPT) celebrated the World Environment Day on 05 June 2018.  Shri Suresh Heblikar, an actor, director, producer and NGO- Eco watch, was the Chief Guest of the function and delivered key note address. In his address, Heblikar stressed  upon the need …

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Commerce Minister Attends Informal Gathering of WTO in Paris

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: Commerce and Industry Minister, Suresh Prabhu, attended an Informal Gathering of World Trade Organisation (WTO) Ministers in Paris on 31 May 2018.Twenty-Eight member countries of the WTO and the Director General of the WTO attended the informal meeting. In his intervention, the Minister observed …

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Solid Profits Despite Rising Costs: IATA

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced its expectation for airlines to achieve a collective net profit of $33.8 billion (4.1% net margin) in 2018. This is a solid performance despite rising costs, primarily fuel and labor, but also the upturn in the interest rate …

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CMA CGM Unveils Logo of its 40th Anniversary

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: In 2018, CMA CGM is celebrating its 40th anniversary and the unique adventure of a family company with strong human values. On this occasion, the Group unveils its anniversary logo and launches a series of global projects, which will represent an opportunity to recall the …

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