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Department of Commerce Hosts Brainstorming Meeting on WTO

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: A two-day brainstorming meeting on WTO in the Post-MC11 Phase was organised by the Department of Commerce and the Centre for WTO Studies on 19-20 February 2018. The participants included representatives from industry, government, academia, think tanks, civil society and trade policy experts. The …

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MISC Group Announces Financial Results For 2017

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: MISC has announced its financial results for the financial year ended 31 December 2017 on 12 February 2018. Financial Highlights: Group revenue for the quarter ended 31 December 2017 was lower than the corresponding quarter ended 31 December 2016. Group revenue for the year ended …

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V.O. Chidambaranar Port Observes Productivity Week

Tuticorin: Port Wings News Network: The inaugural function of the Productivity week was held on 12th February 2018, at Port Administrative Building. In the Inaugural Function, Shri T.S. Ashokkumar, Senior Deputy Traffic Manager welcomed the gathering and explained about the programmes planned for the year 2018.  DIG S.B. Venkatesh, Commanding …

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Maritime Varsity To Launch WMU-Sasakawa Global Ocean Institute

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: In 2018, the World Maritime University (WMU) will celebrate 35 years of excellence in education, research and capacity building. The International Maritime Organization (IMO), which established WMU in 1983, will celebrate its 70th anniversary. WMU will mark this milestone year with the inauguration of the …

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Let Credit Cost not be a Deterrent To Export Growth: FIEO President

    New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: While commenting on anticipated unchanged interest rates due to inflationary risks (MSP increase/commodity prices unwinding/fiscal slippage), Mr Ganesh Gupta, President, FIEO, stated that for the export credit, which was in the priority sector had shown a decline of -2.5% in 2016-2017 and …

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Adani Foundation Launches Adani Vidya Mandir in Chhattisgarh

Mumbai: Port Wings News Network:   Adani Foundation part of the Adani Group, a global integrated infrastructure conglomerate, on 2 February 2018 inaugurated a special CBSE school Adani Vidya Mandir (AVM) and a Vocational Training Center (Kaushal Vikas Kendra) at Surguja, Chhattisgarh catering towards the welfare of the children and …

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DP WORLD Chennai Hosts Trade Meet for SME Exporters of Tamil Nadu

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Global trade enabler DP World-operated Chennai Container Terminal (CCT) in association with the Chennai Port Trust as a part of their marketing initiative to boost terminal trade, recently concluded a trade meet for the Small & Medium Enterprises (SME) exporters from Sivakasi & neighbouring districts …

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Chennai Customs Brokers’ Association Organises Medical Camp

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The Chennai Customs Brokers’ Association (CCBA)  jointly with  Chennai Customs, Chennai National Hospital, Chennai & Lions Club of Madras United City 324A1 D organized a Mega Free Medical Camp – 2018 on 24 January 2018. Mr M Ajit Kumar, Chief Commissioner of Customs, Chennai Zone …

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Economic Survey Pin Hope on Exports: FIEO President

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: Economic Survey pin hope on exports amidst global recovery, Budget to add to competitiveness of exports for job creation: Mr Ganesh Kumar Gupta, President, FIEO Reacting to the global trade development in the Economic Survey, which projects 4% growth in global trade in 2018, …

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Republic Day Celebration at New Mangalore Port Trust

    Mangalore: Port Wings News Network: New Mangalore Port Trust (NMPT) celebrated the 69th Republic Day with fervor and gaiety. The entire Port fraternity of NMPT participated in the celebrations held at the Stadium ground of the Port.  A vibrant parade by the CISF unit Panambur, NMPT Fire Service, …

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