Editorial: A Game Changer

Chennai, 22 June 2022: Just in Time’, it is not exactly a new idea – when the cost of fuel soared into the stratosphere in the 1970s, what is now termed “just in time” arrival was hailed as a game changer, saving a king’s ransom in fuel burned as ships …

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NAPA Takes Cybersecurity To New Heights With ISO Certification On Information Security Management

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: NAPA, a global provider of software, services and data analysis for the maritime industry, has received the ISO 27001:2013 certification on information security management, validating the company’s adherence to international best practices on data management and security. ISO 27001:2013 is an international standard that defines …

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Chennai Customs Celebrates Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Painting competition for school students and Slogan writing competition for officers & staff of Chennai Customs Zone were organised at ACC, Meenambakkam, on 10 June 2022. It is a part of events being conducted to celebrate Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav iconic week between 6-12 June …

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Draft Guidelines For Operationalization of Ro-Ro and Ro-Pax Ferry Service Along Coast of India Issued for Stakeholder Consultation

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Waterways (MoPSW), under its Sagarmala Programme, has embarked on developing an ecosystem for promotion of Ro-Ro (Roll-on, Roll-off) ferry and waterway transportation in the country. This mode of  transportation has multiple benefits including reduced travel time, reduced logistics cost …

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Editorial: New Fuels, Ships, Ways Needed

Chennai, 15 June 2022: It is time for shipping to focus less on the “environmental” component of ESG (environmental, social, and governance) and looks more at the near-term social impact as the shipping industry has been putting far too much emphasis on the E part of the ESG equation. Putting …

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