Monday 20th Nov, 2017
Photo: Department of Immigration and Border Protection

Tobacco tip-off leads to arrest

A CALL to the Border Watch hotline has resulted in the arrest of a 33-year-old Korean man on charges of…
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Consolidated cargo clearance now available to Trusted Traders

CONSOLIDATED cargo clearance benefit is now available to Trusted Traders within the Australian Trusted Trader (ATT) program, the Department of…
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Consultation announced on bio bill

CONSULTATION has begun on a draft of the Biosecurity Amendment Bill 2017. The announcement was made by the Commonwealth Government,…
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Photo: Australian Livestock Export Corporation

LIVEXchange 2017 looks to the future

‘TAKING stock’ was the theme of the Australian livestock export industry’s national conference, LIVEXchange 2017. The event, held at Crown…
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Photo: Fremantle Ports

Container throughput at Fremantle burgeoned in October

OCTOBER was a big month for containers through Port of Fremantle, with the highest monthly throughput since 2015, according to…
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Wharfies raise money for “hero” bosun

THE Maritime Union says its members have raised $5000 for the bosun who helped rescue a stricken wharfie from waters…
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INDUSTRY OPINION: The Trans-Pacific Partnership “re-imagined” no longer a mirage?

TO ADAPT one of the literary world’s great quotes it would appear that ‘the news of the death of the TPP…
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Port Hedland’s channel markers marked for upgrade

Ageing navigation aids at Port Hedland are slated to be replaced with contracts awarded for the works. Thirty-five offshore channel…
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Photo: Dale Crisp

Worker rescued after falling from ship in Melbourne

HEROIC efforts from an international sailor and a local wharfie have helped save the life of a worker at West…
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