Chennai Port Observes Vigilance Awareness Week

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The observance of Vigilance Awareness Week 2018 has commenced at Chennai Port Trust with the theme “Eradicate Corruption – Build A New India”. Shri. P. Ravindrababu, IRSME, CVO, ChPT delivered welcome address highlighting the importance of Preventive Vigilance. Shri. P. Ravindran, IRTS, Chairman, ChPT administered …

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Kamarajar Port Observes Vigilance Awareness Week

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Kamarajar Port Limited under the Ministry of Shipping is observing Vigilance Awareness Week – 2018 from 29th October 2018 to 3rd November 2018 at its Registered Office and Port Office as per Central Vigilance Commission Guidelines. The observance of the week started with administering the …

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Container Traffic Grows by 20% in Port of Gothenburg

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: From January to September 2018, 560,000 containers (TEU) were handled at the Port of Gothenburg. Container traffic is up 20% compared with the preceding year, and energy product flows remain consistently strong. New car figures rose by 4% but now appear to be levelling off, …

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Editorial:A Green Revolution At Sea

Port Wings, 31 Oct 2018: While shipping is generally considered the most eco-friendly way of transporting nearly 90 % of cargo around the world, the scale of the industry’s contribution to pollution remains very large. The reliance on heavy fuel oil and the improper destruction of smaller ships in favour …

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Commerce Minister Meets Russian Delegation

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: Union Minister of Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu,met a high level Russian business delegation on 27 October 2018 in New Delhi. Discussions were held on increasing investments and business engagements with Russia. Russia has invested USD 1.2 billion in India between …

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IWAI To Hand Over Kolkata Terminals on PPP Mode

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) will make its foray into Public Private Partnership (PPP) on 30 October 2018 when it hands over the operation and management of its terminals in Kolkata to M/s Summit Alliance Port East Gateway (India) Pvt Ltd. (SAPEL) on …

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NMPT Observes Vigilance Awareness Week-2018

Mangalore: Port Wings News Network: Vigilance Awareness Week is being observed in New Mangalore Port Trust (NMPT) from 29 October to 3 November, 2018 as per the directives of the Central Vigilance Commission with the theme “Eradicate Corruption – Build a New India”. As part of the vigilance awareness week, …

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BBC Chartering, Seaboard Create Joint “Andino Service”

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: As part of their mission to improve services for shippers moving cargo between the US Gulf Coast, Jamaica, and ports in Ecuador, Peru and Chile, BBC Chartering and Seaboard Marine are pleased to announce a new strategic cooperation which will be marketed as “Andino Service.” …

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