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Visit the ERA Stand at Nordic Rail and join us for the seminar of the Executive Director Josef Doppe [...]

5th Workshop on Risk Management in the context of rail, road and inland waterways Transport... [...]

Mattias Ruete (Director-General DG Mobility and Transport), François Davenne (OTIF Secretary General [...]

European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 7 October 2015 European Union Transport Ministers will me [...]

Plenary sessions : MEPs debated the unfolding Volkswagen exhaust emissions scandal on Tuesday, on th [...]

The Directorate-General for Mobility and Transport is organising a High Level Conference on Boosting [...]

The European Commission, with the assistance of a consortium formed by the Centre for strategy & [...]

Aerodays is the European flagship event in Aviation research and innovation taking place once during [...]

The Council agreed on a general approach on proposals on public service contracts for domestic rail [...]

Today the Commission is further delivering on its top priority of creating jobs and boosting growth [...]

The presidency briefed ministers on the state of play on the proposals for a telecommunications sing [...]

The new directive will update current EU rules on package holidays by aiming to adapt to travel mark [...]

Following two years of solid decreases in the number of people killed on Europe's roads, the fi [...]

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With COP 17 now underway IMO discusses the impact of its work to reduce GHG emissions from internati [...]

Mr. Sekimizu discussed matters related to IMO's work and cooperation between the UN to combat S [...]

Development of an international code of safety for ships operating in polar waters. [...]

Jack Westwood-Booth, IMO' Senior Deputy Director of the Division for marine technology and carg [...]

Gurpeet Singhota, IMO's Deputy Director for the Operational Safety Section of the Maritime Safe [...]

​IATA announced global passenger traffic results for August showing a continuation of the strong gro [...]

​IATA co-signed an open letter organized by ATAG calling on governments to act to help the industry [...]

​IATA released data for global air freight markets showing that in August freight markets stabilized [...]

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology announced a pilot program that allows students to combine [...]

WASHINGTON - Vice President Joseph Biden called on Congress to immediately address America's hu [...]

Old Dominion Freight Line has formed a strategic alliance with Mallory Alexander International Logis [...]

A shipment of six sustainable locomotives set sail last weekend on a 6,000-mile ocean voyage to Afri [...]

Magtec Products Inc. announced that it has formed a new venture to integrate its anti-theft and driv [...]

Contributed by: Norton Rose: Stephen Woods (Senior Associate, Singapore), Ben Rose (Partner, Singapo [...]

On March 9, Ezra Holdings entered into a placement agreement with Credit Suisse and DBS in order to [...]

Last Wednesday, China’s largest private shipbuilder, China Rongsheng Heavy Industries, announced pla [...]

The global shipping industry has been grabbing headlines lately, unfortunately for less admirable re [...]

It has been a long time coming, and we all suspect it has been going on for the last year or two, bu [...]

Five PSVs mothballed as 11 newbuilds are due for delivery over two years [...]

Added coverage will link Tasmania to Asia, Europe, the Pacific Islands and the US via transhipment s [...]

Wetering functions shifted to Damen Shiprepair Van Brink in Pernis [...]

Expanding Chinese gas player takes ships on an annual rate of just $9.6m apiece [...]

If legislative effort is successful, a fleet of 60 US-flagged vessels will receive higher annual sub [...]

India's Ministry of Defence (MoD) has shortlisted the Samsung Techwin K9 Thunder 155 mm/52-cali [...]

Key Points GE is touting the company's LM2500 series of marine gas turbine engines for the SEA [...]

Key Points Saab is seeking to supply an autonomous underwater system to the Royal Australian Navy fo [...]

The US government has approved a potential sale of four MQ-9 Block 5 unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) [...]

India's Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) has finally given approval to Indian Rotorcra [...]

When every dollar counts, along with every mile, shippers need to know which carriers are keeping th [...]

Inbound Logistics exclusive trucking market research report delivers shipper and motor carrier insig [...]

Warehouse operations no longer allow for “business as usual” practices. New initiatives and strategi [...]

Freight audit and payment companies help shippers find the hidden cash in their supply chains by eli [...]

Jeff Larson, director of distribution engineering analysis at Tiffany & Co., works with the jewe [...]

In a boost to shipping companies and their customers, the largest port in the Nordics has announced [...]

South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering, which has been struggling wit [...]

More money has been allocated to develop Busan port in 2016 Busan Regional Oceans & Fisheries Ad [...]

The Royal Malaysian Navy has set up a special squad code-named the "Quick Reaction Force" [...]

Malaysia-listed oil and gas company Daya Materials' (Daya's) subsidiary Daya OCI has secur [...]

Summer is officially over and the fall season has arrived. Let’s take a look at what’s happening in [...]

For the first time, eft are bringing the prestigious 3PL Awards to Asia and voting is now open to de [...]

Building and maintaining robust working relationships with customers has always been a foundational [...]

I am delighted to be chairing the 6th Chief Supply Chain Forum - Europe in Venlo, Netherlands on Oct [...]

Aircraft News-Oct. 8, 2015 read more [...]

Boosted by Wizz Air’s firm commitment for 110 A321neo aircraft, Airbus’ 2015 commercial aircraft ord [...]

The A6 Alliance of European Air Navigation Service Providers (ANSPs) has revised its agreement to fa [...]

Joyce: Qantas eyes Perth-London nonstop servicesQantas is considering nonstop Perth-London Boeing 787-9 services, CEO Alan Joyce told ATW in Helsink [...]

Recreational users operating unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) near airports should be subject to crim [...]

It started in 2014 with the delivery of a 500-pound shipment of cable samples to Yakutsk in the Russ [...]

Today’s story is about a flight that didn’t carry any cargo. It didn’t depart from any of the usual [...]

When Marco Polo began writing about the wonders of China’s Kublai Khan and the famous Silk Road in t [...]

As it moves forward with its planned takeover of TNT, FedEx Express made moves to strengthen its pre [...]

Eight Lynx Mk21A helicopters will be transported by XPO Logistics from Brazil to the U.K. for Agusta [...]

AZura International, owner of Air Cargo Week, has introduced a major new data service on its azfreig [...]

Boeing has advised airlines not to carry large quantities of lithium-ion batteries as bellyhold carg [...]

Municipal waste, used food oil and natural oils are the leading contenders in a five year roadmap to [...]

A seaplane cargo drone with a 100 tonne capacity able to use sea port facilities and carry ocean fre [...]

Air cargo markets in the second quarter of this year appear to be back down to levels at the end of [...]

As much as the upcoming World Cup in Brazil, has little to do with supply chain. The food supply see [...]

Kraft has volunteered to recalling 1.2 million cases of four brands of cottage cheese products due t [...]

Fast food workers protested to get a $15 minimum wage yesterday, but in Switzerland they are conside [...]

Across the US thousands of fast food workers are striking to demand a raise in their minimum wage to [...]

After Walmart announced that it expects its vendors to provide goods that have recyclable packaging, [...]

On the heels of announcing it plans to acquire freight transportation and logistics services provide [...]

The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) has called on world leaders meeting at the United Na [...]

More than 20 U.S. port authority officials and their key staff, representing seaports from all four [...]

Companies used to compete on price and service. The future of supply chain, according to Steve Melny [...]

As evidenced by the widening gap in the United States trade deficit, which has seen imports far outp [...]

Telular has acquired SMARTLogix, a provider of petroleum management, inventory and transportation lo [...]

Polaris Transportation Group has appointed Jon Saunders, currently VP of Finance of the Group to a d [...]

Polaris Transportation Group has appointed Jon Saunders, currently VP of Finance of the Group to a d [...]

Why would I use a consultant? Are there situations where it makes sense and where it doesn’t? Read t [...]

Why would I use a consultant? Are there situations where it makes sense and where it doesn’t? Read t [...]

American Airlines Cargo makes another significant enhancement to its temperature-control program by [...]

Schoeller Allibert has updated its Kaiman attached lid container (ALC) range with the introduction o [...]

Four out of five fleet drivers told by a franchise dealer they need new tyres subsequently head to a [...]

Wakefield-based Brian Yeardley Continental believes it has created a new market opportunity in the e [...]

UK manufacturing has returned to growth in May after hitting a disappointing seven month low in Apri [...]

Interstate freight transport operators and removalists service providers recognize this need for int [...]

Freight Transport Australia has taken it upon itself to ensure products not only move smoothly withi [...]

Fleet drivers will now be able to access a detailed analysis of their driving style and performance [...]

Asia Pacific is the fastest growing ITS market at a lucrative double digit growth rate. The supporti [...]

Company set to unveil its global Connected Mobility support team for passive connectivity solutions [...]

London, UK (8 October 2015) – ABBYY, a leading provider of document recognition, data capture, and l [...]

First joint actions to centre on Full Service Model travel industry initiative Utrecht/Brussels, 05 [...]

Since 2007, Unisys has assisted Ryder to speed integration of acquisitions, integrate hundreds of ne [...]

Next generation telematics provider, Risk Technology Inc. has continued its expansion in the United [...]

The ADLV (Association for Driving Licence Verification) is calling for fleet managers [...]

The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) has called on world leaders meeting at the United Na [...]

While many auto executives (42.3 percent) expect more industry recalls in 2015 and 2016, just 8 perc [...]

Along with certification, leading cargo airports here in the States are seeing more investment in co [...]

To overcome many of new challenges, global logistics managers continue to rely on guidelines created [...]

Operational excellence to expedite delivery of “cool” cargoes has been embraced by supply chain mana [...]

Commemoration to include employee involvement with a series of community outreach programs. [...]

To celebrate ALAN's 10-year anniversary and to support ALAN’s disaster relief mission, Amazon h [...]

The index ISM uses to measure non-manufacturing growth—known as the NMI—came in at 56.9 in September [...]

Challenges at more than 25 exhibitor booths spanned both Pack Expo and Pharma Expo. [...]

Double-digit growth in international attendance, exhibitors and square footage. [...]

The UTLC group launched new container train service form Changsha (Hunan province, China,) to Hambur [...]

United transport and logistics company as a part of Russian delegation participated in Shanghai Coop [...]

Russian Railways Logistics (member of UTLC Group) provides cargo delivery services for the stadium c [...]

With the ascendance of Amazon, major Ecommerce players and changing consumer/B2B purchasing behavior [...]

A recent thought provoking article by Scott Santens on Self Driving trucks brings some interesting p [...]

For years industry insiders have predicted that the logistics sector is on the brink of commoditizat [...]

Like all specialties in logistics there are often blurred lines between disciplines but there are ke [...]

As supply chain and logistics activity continues to pick up speed worldwide we are seeing aggressive [...]

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Many developing countries display remarkably high degrees of urban concentration that are incommensu [...]

This paper examines the employment growth of Indian districts from 2000 to 2010 in the manufacturing [...]

This paper examines how policy governing the liner shipping sector affects maritime transport costs [...]

This paper investigates the effect of carbon or gasoline taxes on commuting-related CO2 emissions in [...]

The dynamism of air traffic markets in the Middle East obscures the persistence of restrictions on i [...]

WHO deplores the bombing of a clinic run by Medecins Sans Frontieres in Kunduz, Afghanistan, and ext [...]

WHO welcomes the launch of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, and commits to work with par [...]

The conflict in Yemen is entering its 10th week and the numbers of dead and injured continue to grow [...]

Worldwide close to 80 million people are currently impacted by humanitarian emergencies arising from [...]

WHO and partner organizations in Nepal have mobilized further resources including medicine and medic [...]

Between 21 and 23 September 2015, the National IHR Focal Point of Jordan notified WHO of 4 additiona [...]

Between 20 and 26 September 2015, the National IHR Focal Point for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia notif [...]

On 15 September 2015, WHO received a notification from the IHR National Focal Point of Iraq of labor [...]

Between 12 and 18 September 2015, the National IHR Focal Point for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia notif [...]

On 19 September 2015, the National IHR Focal Point of Kuwait notified WHO of 1 additional fatal case [...]

The top protection expert in the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) [...]

Global youth unemployment rates have stabilized somewhat but remain well above pre-financial crisis [...]

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has appointed Maman S. Sidikou of Niger as his new Spec [...]

Voicing extreme concern over escalating tensions and rapidly-spreading violence in the Occupied Pale [...]

There were no new cases of Ebola reported in West Africa in the week ending last Sunday, making it t [...]

This issue discusses a number of factors affecting global growth, as well as growth prospects across [...]

Global growth remains moderate and uneven, and a number of complex forces are shaping the outlook. T [...]

The pace of recovery has disappointed in recent years, and downside risks have increased, including [...]

Global activity has broadly strengthened and is expected to improve further in 2014–15, according to [...]

Global growth is in low gear, and the drivers of activity are changing. These dynamics raise new pol [...]

At TED Talks Live, our first series of events on Broadway, ideas will be shared in all forms. Yes, i [...]

Attention all engineers, inventors, makers, technology professionals and enthusiasts! TED is seeking [...]

Adriana Eguia Alaniz started her talk in the United States, speaking English. She ended it in Mexico [...]

In 1831, Michael Faraday stood in a lecture hall and demoed an idea that changed everything: electro [...]

The MacArthur Foundation revealed its list of 2015 Fellows this morning. Twenty-four people received [...]

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