Monday 20th Nov, 2017
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Transport ministers slammed for “bad joke”

INDUSTRY body Maritime Industry Australia has criticised the nation’s transport ministers for a document that, in their eyes, overlooks the…
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PM encourages Hong Kong links

PRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull has highlighted trade links between Australia and Hong Kong during his visit to the island territory…
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BMT approved as Vic port auditor

BMT has been appointed by the Victorian government to audit port Safety and Environment Management Plans (SEMPs) until 2021. According…
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Don’t miss out on being a part of the industry’s night of nights

Time is running out to book your spot at the 22nd Australian Shipping and Maritime Industry Awards. To be held on Thursday…
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Brexit offers European opportunities for Aussie exporters

BRITAIN’S decision to quit the European Union may open doors for Aussie beef exporters, Nationals Senator Bridget Mckenzie believes. Senator…
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Newcastle consultant fees prompt spending row

FIGURES showing consultants received almost $25m to help facilitate the private lease of the Port of Newcastle has prompted a…
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ACCC report ignites infrastructure fee debate

PUBLICATION of the ACCC’s Container Stevedore Monitoring Report has prompted debate over the implementation of fees imposed on transport companies…
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ACCC won’t grant interim authorisation for Brisbane cruise terminal deal

THE Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) decided today (November 2) not to grant interim authorisation to Port of Brisbane…
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