Monday 20th Aug, 2018
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Yang Ming adds to its orderbook

The company has ordered 10 newbuild container ships

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Possible threat to live exports staved off with regulation

There was concern a court injunction could cause animals to be stuck on a ship before it leaves port


INDUSTRY OPINION: Future-proofing the nation’s strategic maritime skills

Australia’s capacity to participate in global trade and meet safety and environmental standards is reliant upon professional shipping expertise, writes Theresa Lloyd*

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WiseTech heads to LA with acquisition

The logistics software company has acquired yet another overseas company

Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews. Credit Office of Daniel Andrews

VIC Premier commits $4m to heavy vehicle driver training

Daniel Andrews said his government would help fund the training if Labor wins the November election


Government looking at tobacco tax changes

The measure is an effort to crack down on the illicit tobacco trade

L to R: Stephen Bradford, TasPorts chairman ; Jeremy Rockliff, state infrastructure minister; Paul Weedon, TasPorts CEO. Photo: TasPorts

TasPorts releases Port Master Plans

The plan includes more than $200m to “future proof” Tasmania’s ports

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Inland Rail community committee established for QLD section

The committee is the fifth and final consultative body for the Queensland sections of the freight rail corridor