Editorial: The Confusion Behind $5-trillion GDP by 2025

Port Wings, 27 Nov 2019: While the government is maintaining that all is well and fiscal target achievable, former Reserve Bank governor C. Rangarajan opined that at the current growth rate, reaching the $5-trillion GDP target by 2025 is “simply out of question,” as Indian economy is in bad shape. …

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ICTSI Donates Second Police Station in Papua New Guinea

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI), through its Papua New Guinea (PNG) unit, ICTSI South Pacific Ltd., and its corporate citizenship arm, the ICTSI Foundation Inc., recently inaugurated a new police station in the Omili suburb in Lae. The PGK505,000 (US$149,000) facility, the second to …

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IMRF Holds First All-Women SAR Training To Address Gender Imbalance

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: As part of its ongoing #WomenInSAR initiative and supporting the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) theme of empowering women, the International Maritime Rescue Federation (IMRF) has held its first all-women maritime Search and Rescue (SAR) training in Morocco. The training was supported by the IMO and …

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ICTSI Croatia Welcomes New Intermodal Service

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Adriatic Gate Container Terminal (AGCT), the Croatian subsidiary of International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) at the Port of Rijeka, recently welcomed the new Rijeka Land Sea Express, a weekly vessel and intermodal service linking Rijeka to Central European countries. Led by COSCO Shipping and …

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ONE Initiates Global Marine Safety and Quality Campaign

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Ocean Network Express (ONE) initiated a Global Marine Safety and Quality Campaign during the months of September and October 2019, to reiterate marine navigation safety practices. A month prior to the campaign, ONE’s CEO – Jeremy Nixon, chaired a ‘Marine Safety and Quality Management Conference’ …

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