Tuesday 20th Nov, 2018

INDUSTRY OPINION: The digital platform improving the landside efficiency of ports

1-Stop Connections* looks at the survey results from recent research by Navis, and other evidence that shows the importance of a VBS to the smooth operation of the landside supply chain.

Photo: Visit Dubai

Committee provides a platform for Aus-UAE FTA talks

THE first meeting of the Australia-United Arab Emirates Joint Economic Committee convened yesterday, with trade minister Steven Ciobo co-chairing the…
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Photo: Port of Hamburg / Hamburg Messe und Congress

INDUSTRY OPINION: Shipping 4.0 and what you need to know

International shipping and logistics sits perched on the cusp of a global industrial revolution for the fourth
time, writes Ben Scott*


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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Photo: Thomas Brown

Amphibious Cuban tree-o stopped at the border

A TRIO of Cuban tree frogs stowed away in a container from the US were discovered by an eagle-eyed importer…
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Photo: Hobart Ports Corporation and Digital Ink

Better facilities needed to attract more Antarctic shipping to Hobart

TASPORTS said its Hobart facilities may struggle to meet demand for more Antarctic support activities, according to its recent submission…
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