Air Freight Makes Weak Start to 2019

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets showing that demand, measured in freight tonne kilometers (FTKs), decreased 1.8% in January 2019, compared to the same period in 2018. This was the worst performance in the last three years. Freight …

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WMU Launches Maritime Energy Postgraduate Diploma by Distance Learning

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The World Maritime University is launching a new, ground-breaking Postgraduate Diploma programme on Maritime Energy by distance learning on 5 March 2019. The Maritime Energy programme takes a holistic approach from ships to ports and shipyards, combining innovative technical solutions with a socio-economic-environmental perspective. Dr …

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DP World To Invest In New Infrastructure In Kazakhstan

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: The potential of DP World investing in new infrastructure in Kazakhstan’s ports and logistics sectors was the focus of discussions between global trade enabler DP World’s Chairman and CEO Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem and Kazakhstan’s Prime Minister H.E. Askar Mamin in Astana on 5 …

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The IMRF Awards 2019 Are Now Open For Nominations

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The International Maritime Rescue Federation (IMRF) is calling for outstanding individuals, teams, professionals or volunteers, companies and organisations involved in maritime search and rescues (SAR) – all around the world – to be nominated for an IMRF Award 2019. “The World Health Organisation estimates that …

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