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PM Narendra Modi Dedicates INS Kalvari to the Nation

Mumbai: Port Wings News Network: The Prime Minister, Mr Narendra Modi, on 14 December dedicated the naval submarine INS Kalvari to the nation, at a function in Mumbai. Congratulating the people of India on this occasion, the Prime Minister described INS Kalvari as a prime example of “Make in India.” …

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Exports Back in Positive Territory With a Bang: FIEO

    New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: Responding to the Trade Data for the month of November, 2017, showing a sharp increase of 31%, Mr Ganesh Kumar Gupta, President, FIEO said that the global demand has surprised with its strength. The positive growth in exports in November, 2017 have …

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ITC, UNCTAD, WTO launch Global Trade Helpdesk

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The International Trade Centre (ITC), the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and the WTO have unveiled an innovative tool to help businesses, in particular smaller firms, benefit from trade. Accessible through a new online hub – HelpMeTrade.org – the Global Trade Helpdesk …

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President Kovind Honours Submarine Arm of Indian Navy

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: The President of India and the Supreme Commander of Indian Armed Forces, Mr Ram Nath Kovind awarded the President’s Colour to the Submarine Arm of the Indian Navy on 8 December 2017. The date of 8th December 2017 will remain etched in the history …

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Korean Register Launches Survey Services Using Drones

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Korean Register (KR) – an IACS member classification society – has announced that it is now conducting inspection services using drones, responding to the industry-wide trend to use more unmanned technology. The new service which has been successfully trialled and now launched, follows extensive collaboration …

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Classification Steps up to the Digital Challenge: DNV GL

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The maritime world is in the middle of a period of rapid change, with increasing digitalization, new regulations and shifting markets. Classification societies can help to remove barriers, speed up the process, and assist stakeholders make the most of the new landscape, IACS Chairman Knut …

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Eastern Naval Command Celebrates Golden Jubilee

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Indian Navy celebrates Navy Day each year on 4 December to commemorate its glorious victory 46 Years ago in the Indo-Pak War of 1971 and to salute the valiant heroes who brought us this moment of pride. Delivering the Navy Day Message onboard INS Sumitra …

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DP WORLD Launches Internship Programme For Emiratis Abroad

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: DP World has launched an internship programme for Emiratis studying abroad at the Annual UAE Student Forum in Washington DC. The Emirati Abroad Programme offers UAE Nationals studying in countries where the company operates the opportunity to gain experience in diverse cultures and learn about …

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Maersk Opens New Capability Center in Bangalore

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Maersk Global Service Centres India has inaugurated its new Centre of Excellence (CoE) in Bangalore on 27 November. Located at Bhartiya City on Thanisandra Main Road, the facility is expected to employ over 200 professionals over the next 12 months, experts who will bring to …

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