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APM Terminals Pipavav Trains Local Youth to be Self-Reliant

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: APM Terminals Pipavav, selected 62 apprentices from among 140 applications received from local youth. The objective of the apprenticeship training is to hone the technical and soft skills of the qualified unemployed youths to enhance their employability in future. Additionally, they will be educated in …

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Hamburg Süd Receives Prestigious Global Freight Award

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Sustainable action is a matter of course for Hamburg Süd – in the interests of the environment, society and employees as well as its customers. Reducing emissions plays an important role in this. For its commitment in this area, the shipping company has now received …

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IW-1 To Increase Exim Trade; Haldia Poised to be Transshipment Port

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The recently inaugurated Multimodal Terminal on Inland Waterways-1 for transporting containerized cargo between Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh and Haldia Port in West Bengal is expected to provide a significant push to exim trade from Eastern India, especially from Kolkata and its catchment areas. It is …

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ICTSI Wins Fifth Straight The Asset ESG Tilt

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Port operator International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) has once again been honored as among the elite Asian companies that has shown all-round excellence in environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) by Hong Kong-based financial magazine The Asset, winning the highest Platinum ESG citation for …

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Hapag-Lloyd Unveils Details About ‘Strategy 2023’

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Hapag-Lloyd has disclosed details of its new mid-term Strategy 2023. Following a period of consolidation, the liner shipping industry has changed significantly. Hapag-Lloyd is more than two times larger than it was in 2014 in terms of transport capacity. At the same time, further consolidation …

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Editorial: India’s Move in Indian Ocean Continues

Port Wings, 21 Nov 2018: For the Asian giants, access to and consolidation in Indian Ocean is not only important, but a necessity to remain vigil on many fronts. In this context, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Maldives on 17 November to participate in the inauguration of the new …

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Commerce Minister Releases Report on Industrial Park Rating System

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: The Union Minister for Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu, released the report prepared by the Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion (DIPP), Ministry of Commerce & Industry, on Industrial Park Rating System. Speaking on this occasion, Commerce Minister said that manufacturing …

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SEZ Policy Report Submitted to Commerce Minister Prabhu

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: The Baba Kalyani led committee constituted by the Ministry of Commerce& Industry to study the existing SEZ policy of India submitted its report to the Union Minister for Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu, in New Delhi on 19 November. The objectives …

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Suresh Prabhu Launches AirSewa 2.0

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: The Union Minister of Civil Aviation and Commerce & Industry, Suresh Prabhu, and Minister of State for Civil Aviation, Jayant Sinha launched the upgraded version of AirSewa 2.0 web portal and mobile app in New Delhi on 19 November 2018. Speaking on this occasion …

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