Lithuanian Delegation Visits Mumbai Port

Mumbai: Port Wings News Network: A delegation led by Mr. Linas Linkevicius, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania along with Mr. Laimona Talat-Kelpsa, Ambassador of Lithuania visited Mumbai Port Trust on 10 October. According to a media statement, the delegation held discussions with Mr Sanjay Bhatia, IAS, Chairman and Mr …

Read More »

AirBridgeCargo Extends Connectivity to Liege Airport, Belgium

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: AirBridgeCargo Airlines has introduced a new freighter call for Liege airport, one of the best cargo-friendly airports in Europe. Starting with its winter schedule, ABC will gradually increase its cargo capacity up to 12 flights per week, creating more opportunities for its customers in Asia, …

Read More »

CMA CGM To Launch Indian Ocean Feeder 4

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: To support the positive commercial exchanges in the dynamic Indian Ocean market and increase the reliability of their service in the region, CMA CGM has announced the launch of a 5th service. According to a media statement from the company, starting October 21, m/v MCP …

Read More »

IATA, WCO Join Hands to Improve Air Cargo Efficiency and Security    

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the World Customs Organization (WCO) announced that IATA’s Cargo-XML messaging standard has been fully integrated into WCO’s Cargo Targeting System (WCO CTS), a risk assessment tool available to WCO member countries worldwide. IMPORTANCE OF INTEGRATION According to a …

Read More »

Japanese Business Delegation Visits Sri City SEZ

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: A 21-member business delegation from some of the Japanese high profile companies and organisations visited Sri City on 9 October. The delegation was led by Mr. Haruhito Imizu, President, Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun, a leading publishing conglomerate in Japan, and Mr. Yasukuni Enoki, former Ambassador of …

Read More »

AEPC Welcomes Changes in GST Rates

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: Apparel Export Promotion Council (AEPC) has hailed the slew of measures taken by the GST Council under the Chairmanship of Union Finance Minister Mr Arun Jaitely in its 22nd meeting held on 6 October 2017. In a media statement, AEPC stated that these measures …

Read More »

Ground-breaking Ceremony Performed for Wardha Dry Port in Maharashtra

Mumbai: Port Wings News Network: The ground-breaking ceremony for Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust ‘s new Wardha Dry Port was held on 2 October at the hands of Mr Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister Shipping, Road Transport, Highways, Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation, Government of India. The Chief Minister, Government …

Read More »

Special Swachhta Abhiyan Concludes at Mormugao Port

Panaji: Port Wings News Network: The annual Swachhta Abhiyan organized by Mormugao Port Trust (MPT) as part of a nationwide cleanliness campaign conducted from 15 September to 2 October 2017, concluded on 3 October 2017. The closing ceremony was held at the main Administrative building. Mr Deepak Naik, Chairperson Mormugao …

Read More »

DP WORLD To Develop Infrastructure and Logistics Blueprint for Mali

Mumbai: Port Wings News Network: DP World Group Chairman and CEO, Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, met with the President of Mali, Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta, few days ago to discuss a trade and logistics master plan to unlock the resource rich country’s economic potential. TRANSPORTATION AND LOGISTICS STRATEGY According to a …

Read More »

GAC Acquires Ahlers Agency arm in Belgium

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: GAC, a global provider of integrated shipping, logistics and marine services, has expanded its operational footprint in Belgium by acquiring the port agency business of Ahlers Belgium NV. In a media statement, Ivo Verheyen, the GAC Group’s Vice President – Europe, said: “The GAC …

Read More »