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European - Press release Commission Brussels, 03 July 2015 As millions of European citizens will be [...]

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 02 July 2015 Today, the Commission and the European Av [...]

The Germanwings disaster in the French Alps on 24 March raised important questions about air safety [...]

Transport Committee MEPs will discuss aviation safety with the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA [...]

European - Press release Commission Brussels, 29 June 2015 Today the Commission is further deliverin [...]

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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 [...]

The Council held a public policy debate on two proposals to improve rail services in the EU (fourth [...]

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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 May showing strong demand growth compared to May [...]

IATA released data for global air freight markets showing that growth continued to slow in May. [...]

IATA and EUROCONTROL signed an agreement to support African States that are part of ICAO AFI Region [...]

IATA announced that it was pausing the rollout of its Cabin OK initiative and beginning a comprehens [...]

Transport Topics is closed for the Independence Day holiday and will re-open on Monday, July 6. In t [...]

New Class 8 truck orders declined in June for a fourth consecutive month, but industry backlogs rema [...]

The trucking industry added 7,400 jobs in June as the unemployment rate fell to a seven-year low of [...]

HOUSTON - BP will pay up to $18.7 billion in penalties to the U.S. government and five states to res [...]

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. has been selected to join the Standard & Poor's 500 Index [...]

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 [...]

Chinese carrier rides on strong VLCC earnings [...]

Short-term sentiment dulls but wider picture underlines fundamental strength in market [...]

Italian owner renews fleet amid increasingly competitive market [...]

But 'euphemistic' wording has left leeway for further expansion in valemax-ready terminals [...]

Container lines force up rates after capacity adjustments [...]

The Netherlands Maritime Special Operations Force (NL-MARSOF) are planning to purchase a new carbine [...]

The UK Royal Air Force (RAF) is to begin safety testing of a number of country-specific capabilities [...]

The US Navy (USN) retired from service the last of its Grumman EA-6B Prowler electronic attack (EA) [...]

Airbus Helicopters and India's Mahindra Defence have signed an agreement to form a joint ventur [...]

Japan's involvement in the acquisition process to determine the designer and constructor of Aus [...]

Finding a common ground between cost and corporate social responsibility remains a challenging propo [...]

These supply chain, logistics, and transportation companies lead the way in supporting sustainabilit [...]

A new study determines the top 15 undergraduate and graduate supply chain management programs in the [...]

Kelvin Miller, an equipment and mobility readiness spare parts allocation supervisor with the milita [...]

When Ocean Spray wanted to reduce its carbon footprint, they found the answers they were looking for [...]

The Italian shipowner, Grimaldi Group, has put in another order for the construction of three pure c [...]

Seafarer charity Sailors' Society has set up a crisis response centre in Durban to provide 24-h [...]

Malaysia-listed offshore services provider Dayang Enterprise Holdings has made a conditional mandato [...]

China's ICBC Leasing has inked financing deals worth USD1.1 billion with Belgium-based Seatrade [...]

Commercial shipping has been held up as an example of what should be done as the international commu [...]

While transportation firms and traditional Third Parties were in attendance, integrated market speci [...]

The buzz surrounding IoT is taking off – and for good reason. Connected devices have existed for yea [...]

Two weeks ago, over 600 executives from the supply chain and logistics space came together at eft [...]

  On Walmart’s approach to omni-channel logistics, from the North American 3PL Summit & CSCO For [...]

  Nearshoring, the act of transferring manufacturing and production lines away from its foreign loca [...]

The Taiwanese Aviation Safety Council (ASC) report on the fatal crash of TransAsia Airways flight GE [...]

Transport Committee Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) have held discussions with European Av [...]

Ryanair launches online petition to stop ATC strikes in EuropeRyanair has launched an EU wide online petition as part of its lobbying efforts to prevent strikes b [...]

US airlines complying with DOJ’s request for informationUS airlines said they are complying with a request from the US Department of Justice (DOJ) to provid [...]

People-July 2, 2015 read more [...]

All-cargo carrier Cargolux Airlines has begun four-times-per-week service to Turkmenbashi Airport (K [...]

I noticed the small hole in the wall while descending the steps to my basement in the spring of last [...]

As we enter the second half of the year, performance figures for May from the industry’s leading res [...]

The long-sought-after third runway at London Heathrow Airport (LHR), and other cargo expansion plans [...]

It’s no surprise that DHL’s largest U.S. hub is in Cincinnati. Its central location allows the expre [...]

A third runway has been recommended for Heathrow Airport by the UK government's Airports Commis [...]

Airbus' chief executive officer, Fabrice Brégier, said that an Airbus A380 passenger to freight [...]

Krossblafde Aerospace Systems has raised the $200,000 needed to start production of its SkyProwler v [...]

Boeing gave a glimpse of a freighter that flies just above the waves, using what is known as wing-in [...]

Boeing and Airbus have quite divergent views on where demand for freighters, production and conversi [...]

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, [...]

The high-volume warehouse or distribution center that supports B2B, Omni-channel activities, direct- [...]

As customers' demands constantly evolve, transportation and logistics (T&L) operations are [...]

It's a fact - most best-of-breed WMS providers force you to pay every time you require a system [...]

Not Sure? The Whitepaper "Stay or Switch" Provides the Research Necessary for You to See H [...]

Too many companies invest in ERP systems but do not achieve the business benefits they anticipated. [...]

The agreement involves the transport of 50 skip trucks by road and rail from China via Kazakhstan to [...]

Janik will be responsible for leading Agility’s Global Integrated Logistics business in Afghanistan, [...]

Janik will be responsible for leading Agility’s Global Integrated Logistics business in Afghanistan, [...]

Janik will be responsible for leading Agility’s Global Integrated Logistics business in Afghanistan, [...]

Pallet pooling service provider Loscam has opened a new depot in Kota Kinabalu, capital city of the [...]

Logistics Handling spoke with Mark Smith, head of WLAN sales, EMEA, Zebra Technologies, about the co [...]

Halfords, the UK retailer of automotive and cycling products, has appointed Wincanton as sole operat [...]

One of the key tasks facing fleet software developers is to make the growing wave of "big data [...]

It was another glittering night to remember as freight distribution network Palletforce held its rec [...]

CEVA Logistics has strengthened its senior management team in Iberia with the appointment of Philip [...]

Iowa Governor Branstad, employees, and the community shared in the festivities celebrating the Des M [...]

SRT provides turnkey maritime domain awareness technologies, products and systems that enhance safet [...]

Causeway has teamed up with Transport Exchange Group to help members turn empty vehicle capacity int [...]

Intelligent Telematics has launched a mobile app that will enable operators to better monitor the we [...]

Pioneering technology services company, telent Technology Services Ltd, has been awarded a three yea [...]

SRT Marine System Solutions has supplied an AIS based MDM system which enables authorities to monito [...]

Leading international legal business DAC Beachcroft has chosen document bundling from Zylpha (www.zy [...]

23 JUNE 2015 - Pioneering technology services company, telent Technology Services Ltd, has been awar [...]

The Hyde Group, one of London's leading social housing providers, has chosen the enterprise mob [...]

Award winning Oracle Platinum Partner Inoapps (www.inoapps.com) has announced an upcoming executive [...]

The high-volume warehouse or distribution center that supports B2B, Omni-channel activities, direct- [...]

Not Sure? The whitepaper "Stay or Switch" Provides the Research Necessary for You to See H [...]

Too many companies invest in ERP systems but do not achieve the business benefits they anticipated. [...]

Supply chain quality doesn’t happen by accident. It is an ongoing process that requires a comprehens [...]

After 53 years in Jonesboro, Ark., the company will add new manufacturing capabilities and 75 perman [...]

Loscam, Asia Pacific’s leading pallet pooling service provider, recently opened a new depot in Kota [...]

The PMI, the ISM’s index to measure growth inched up 0.7 percent to 53.5 over May’s 52.8 (a PMI of 5 [...]

More than 30 leading suppliers of reusable products and services will be available in the Reusable P [...]

Apprentices to represent UK in WorldSkills competition in Brazil. [...]

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

Far East Land Bridge together with UTLC has the ambitious aim to establish a new service line: Weekl [...]

JSC Russian Railways Logistics increase competences in the field of logistics outsourcing for indust [...]

Russian Railways Logistics takes part in Transport Logistics 2015 in Munich. The company to be prese [...]

JSC Russian Railways Logistics took 50% stake in Latvian rail freight company SIA «Liepajas naftas t [...]

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 [...]

Whether you are a seasoned logistics practitioner or an undergraduate student working towards a degr [...]

Germany’s Delivery Hero will consider an IPO Call by next year, on Monday. The company has raided a [...]

3D Systems (DDD) announced a partnership with The Hershey Company last Thursday, in order to collabo [...]

How often do you reach for herbal supplements during day, week, month, year..? While considering it [...]

When was the last time you decide to take the right side of the street when it comes to your daily n [...]

Coca-Cola Co. has announced a reorganization of its operating structure around main units. The remod [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

WHO has stepped up efforts to deliver critical medical relief to populations outside of the Kathmand [...]

Ten years since adopting the Hyogo Framework for Action shortly after the Indian Ocean Tsunami, gove [...]

Between 1 and 3 July 2015, the National IHR Focal Point of the Republic of Korea notified WHO of 2 a [...]

Between 19 and 30 June 2015, the National IHR Focal Point for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia notified W [...]

Between 27 and 30 June 2015, the National IHR Focal Point of the Republic of Korea notified WHO of 1 [...]

Between 24 and 26 June 2015, the National IHR Focal Point of the Republic of Korea notified WHO of 6 [...]

On 21 June 2015, the National IHR Focal Point of the United Arab Emirates notified WHO of 2 addition [...]

Cooperatives will play an &#8220invaluable role&#8221 in the international community&#39 [...]

The United Nations is working to deliver humanitarian aid in war-torn Yemen despite widespread insec [...]

The United Nations refugee agency today welcomed proposals by the Association of Southeast Asian Nat [...]

Condemning the destruction of archaeological treasures from the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra as a [...]

Ending the AIDS epidemic &#8211 in all places and all communities &#8211 is essential to rea [...]

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 [...]

Global economic prospects have improved again, but the bumpy recovery and skewed macroeconomic polic [...]

It’s a month after graduation, which means the luckiest new college grads are a month deep into inte [...]

Body image, beauty and bullying. In TED-Ed Clubs, students are guided through the process of making [...]

The TED community has been very busy over the past few weeks. Below, some newsy highlights. Powerful [...]

Growth is usually a good thing. For a person, it means more wisdom; for a business, it means more pr [...]

A fun way to find a talk that’s just right for you… [...]

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