DP WORLD Consolidates 100% Ownership in Embraport in Santos, Brazil

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Global major DP World has completed the acquisition of an additional 66.67% stake in Empresa Brasileira de Terminais Portuários (Embraport) in Brazil from Odebrecht Transport (OTP). This transaction increases DP World’s shareholding to 100% and the terminal will be rebranded to DP World Santos. The …

Read More »

Paradip Port Creates All Time Record in Vessel Movement

Paradip: Port Wings News Network: Paradip Port has added yet another feather to its cap by successfully competing movement of 24 vessels within 24 hours on 03 December 2017. According to a media statement, in the first shift – nine vessels, in the second shift – seven vessels, and in …

Read More »

WFS Gains IATA CEIV Pharma Certification in Brussels

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Brussels has become the first of Worldwide Flight Services’ (WFS) European cargo stations to achieve IATA CEIV Pharma certification. The world’s largest cargo handler is in the process of certification for either Good Distribution Practice (GDP) or IATA CEIV Pharma at major locations across its …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

October Confirms its Reputation With Record Aircargo Volumes

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The latest worldwide air cargo figures – as reported by 75 airlines to WorldACD – confirm what followers of the air cargo industry had noticed already: the month of October 2017 was special. Monthly volumes were higher than ever, whilst revenues (when measured in EUR) …

Read More »

Despite Maersk Takeover, Hamburg Süd To Remain Hamburg Süd

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: With yesterday’s [30 November 2017] closing, the Hamburg Süd Group is now part of the Danish company Maersk Line and thus a subsidiary of the world’s market leader in container shipping. “Under this new umbrella, we can strengthen Hamburg Süd’s position worldwide in a challenging …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

Luxury Cruise Liner Azamara Journey Visits Mormugao Port

Panaji: Port Wings News Network: Luxury cruise liner M S AZAMARA JOURNEY arrived from Mumbai port at Mormugao on 29 November 2017 at noon and was berthed at the Cruise Berth Terminal. The Luxury cruise liner began its voyage route starting from Dubai and comprising destinations of India-Mumbai, Goa, Cochin, …

Read More »

CMA CGM Upgrades PAD Service with Weekly Departure

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The CMA CGM Group, a world leader in container shipping, has confirmed that its PAD service will become weekly, starting 4 January 2018. This unique service will link Northern Europe, the East Coast of the United States, Central America, the Pacific Islands, Australia and New …

Read More »