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image: Vietnam shipping shipbuilding Asia Pacific Maritime (APM) 2020 exhibition and conference

Vietnamese Shipping and Shipbuilding Industry Under the Microscope

Half Day Conference Looks to the Future

VIETNAM – SINGAPORE – The Asia Pacific Maritime (APM) 2020 exhibition and conference which will take place between 18 and 20 March 2020 at the Marina Bay Sands Expo & Convention Centre, Singapore, organised a half-day Vietnam Maritime Event in Ho Chi Minh city where local and regional speakers shed insights into issues impacting the Vietnamese and global industries. Yeow Hui Leng, Group Project Director, APM said:

Wednesday, November 20, 2019
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image: UK freight transport HGV driver road haulage toilet day FTA

Road Haulage Drivers Say Government is Pulling Their Chain Over Lack of Facilities

Freight Group Engaged in Lobbying on World Toilet Day

UK – The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has used today, November 19 or less-commonly known as World Toilet Day, as a reminder that many of the UK's HGV drivers are still deprived of the United Nations (UN) Human Right to sanitation due to the lack of toilet facilities on the national road network.

Tuesday, November 19, 2019
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Transport Charity Gains Support from Warehousing Fulfilment Group

Another Supply Chain Company Signs Up as Corporate Member

UK – International development organisation Transaid has welcomed warehousing fulfilment and contact solutions specialist Prolog Fulfilment as the latest supporter to enrol in its growing corporate membership programme.

Tuesday, November 19, 2019
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image: UK International Maritime Organization (IMO) emissions shipping vessel UK Chamber of Shipping

IMO Meets to Discuss the Future Targets for Vessel Emissions

Decisions Delayed on Mandatory Regulations

UK – WORLDWIDE – The meeting of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) in London last week, criticised in advance in some sections of the media, to discuss how the global shipping industry can reduce or eliminate harmful emissions, has agreed that setting goals is the best way to decarbonise in the short-term.

Tuesday, November 19, 2019
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New Freight Booking Distribution Deal for Air Cargo Carrier

Airline Aims for Improved Service with e-platform

WORLDWIDE – Etihad Cargo, the cargo and logistics arm of Etihad Airways, has augmented its digitalisation strategy by signing a distribution agreement with, the multi-airline e-booking platform.

Monday, November 18, 2019
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Asian Logistics Group Acquires Turkish Freight Forwarding Outfit

Group Aims to Establish Foothold with Potential for Growth

TURKEY – Kerry Logistics has announced the acquisition of a majority interest in Turkey's Asav Lojistik Hizmetleri Anonim Sirketi (ASAV) to further the expansion of its global network and strengthen its international freight forwarding capabilities. As it looks to build upon ASAV's established operations and a diversified mix customers, Kerry Logistics hopes that the acquisition will help the company gain a major foothold in Turkey and further consolidate its network and capabilities in the region.

Monday, November 18, 2019
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Troubles Continue at Iconic Logistics Firm as Shareholders Lose Out

Fate to be Decided in Next Few Weeks as ex Boss Steps Up

UK – One of the most iconic names in the British road haulage sector, Eddie Stobart, has diversified over the past few years and the name now represents holdings in a variety of transport related industries including Stobart Air. There have been troubled times of late, particularly at board level, and now Stobart Logistics has updated its latest financial position with a statement.

Monday, November 18, 2019
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image: UK TfL telent CCTV contract technology services transport Hinkley Point Network Rail

A Little Known Name Which Literally Watches Over You

CCTV Contract for London Renewed

UK – telent Technology Services is a name that probably very few will instantly recognise. The company however literally watches over many of you and this week was given an extension to its CCTV maintenance contract with Transport for London (TfL) for an additional three-years.

Friday, November 15, 2019
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