Shanghai 6th Best Shipping Center Globally
Shanghai has moved up the rankings of the world’s top shipping centers to sixth place, surpassing Dubai thanks to Free Trade Zone regulations and the Belt and Road Initiative, according to a report and index looking at the importance of the world’s key shipping centers.
Executive Director, Georgia Trade School
MarPro caught up with Ryan Blythe as part of the “Shipyard Recruitment, Training and Retention Roundtable” in the 4Q 2014 edition. Blythe weighs in on the challenges ahead for recruiters, trainers and the prospective shipyard employees themselves.
AIDA Names Welge VP Customer Experience
Richard Welge (49) is the new Vice President Customer Experience of AIDA Cruises. He reports directly to Michael Ungerer…
Jee Announces New Structure, Promotions
Jee Ltd, a leading subsea multi-discipline engineering and training company, has announced a number of key internal promotions…
Thai Navy Lobbies for More Submarines
The Royal Thai Navy claims it urgently needs more submarines to compete with other Asian countries. The assistant commander…
Allcargo Logistics Strengthens Top Deck
Allcargo Logistics announced the expansion of its senior leadership team through the addition of two industry veterans, Mr. Prakash Tulsiani and Mr.
BBC Chartering Opens Vietnam Office
BBC Chartering announces the opening of a new representative office in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, starting August 1st breakbulk…
AEU Presents Safety Awards
The American Equity Underwriters, Inc. (AEU) presented its 2014 Safety Awards at the annual American Longshore Mutual Association, Ltd.
IAMPE Announces Veteran & Merchant Mariner Program
The International Association of Maritime and Port Executives Veteran and Merchant Mariner Seminar Introduction and Opportunities…
Keppel Comes Out Tops at WSH Awards
Keppel Group has clinched 35 awards at this year's Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) Awards, organized by the Workplace Safety…
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Go East, Young Man, Go East
A recent report from Zepol, a Minnesota-based company that provides U.S. import and export data, implies that importers are beginning to move their business from the U.S. West Coast to East Coast ports. In fact, they characterize the trend as…
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