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New venture promises to challenge ‘unsatisfactory’ shipping status quo

Former Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) CEO assembles senior team for launch of Nisomar, an innovative, data-driven maritime services company Port of Tilbury, UK, 20 April 2017: With a belief that innovation in shipping has fallen well behind other sectors, Nisomar, a significant new entrant into maritime services, has launched a unique range of services for ship

India’s Logistics set for rapid growth

‘Smart Logistics’ is the aim at The 22nd FFFAI Biennial Convention to be held in Mumbai from 21st – 23rd May 2015 India’s Logistics set for rapid growth FFFAI draws need-based changes to be implemented   Mumbai, 7th April 2015: India’s logistics sector is poised for accelerated growth, led by GDP revival, ramp up in transport

LG BEGINS SHIPPING LTE VERSION OF G PAD 8.0

Latest Tablet Offers More Portability and Advanced UX and Camera Features of LG G3 SEOUL, Aug. 14, 2014 ― In an effort to expand its leadership in LTE from smartphones to tablets, LG Electronics (LG) today unveiled an LTE version of the G Pad 8.0, offering blazing fast outdoor connectivity and portability for on-the-go media

SHIPPING, INLAND NAVIGATION, AIRPORTS AND ROADS SECTOR GIVEN PRIORITY

INSTITUTION FOR MAINSTREAMING PPPs WILL BE SET-UP SHIPPING, INLAND NAVIGATION, AIRPORTS AND ROADS SECTOR GIVEN  PRIORITY The Union Finance Minister Shri Arun Jaitley, while presenting the General Budget  2014-15 in Parliament today, has proposed to set-up an institution to provide support to  mainstreaming PPPs called 3P India with a sum of Rs. 500 crore. The

Prime Minister sets up a Project Monitoring Group to Track Large Investment Projects

A meeting was chaired by Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh, earlier this month, to discuss an institutional mechanism to track stalled investment projects, both in the public and private sectors and to remove the implementation bottlenecks in these projects on a fast-track basis. The Prime Minister directed that a special cell be created immediately in

PM reviews Transport Sector Projects

Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh reviewed the performance of the Transport sector in a series of meetings recently. The decisions taken at the meetings are as follows:  Railways- 1. Elevated Rail Corridor, Mumbai: The State Support Agreement should be signed with the Government of Maharashtra in the next 15 days. The Ministry will finalize important milestones with

India Germany Discuss Cooperation in Shipping Sector

Mr. Olaf Scholz, First Mayor (Chief Minister) of Hamburg, Federal Republic of Germany called on the Minister of Shipping, Shri G.K.Vasan today in New Delhi. During the meeting, the Minister recalled the long association with Germany in maritime sector and informed that an Agreement between India and the Federal Republic of Germany on Maritime Transport

Inchcape Shipping Services appoints Chief Commercial Officer

Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime services provider, has announced the appointment of Nigel Pusey as Chief Commercial Officer. Nigel will be reporting directly to Claus Hyldager, Chief Executive Officer and will be a member of ISS’ executive management team. The new position has been created to deliver a tightly focused commercial strategy

Inchcape Shipping Services in strategic partnership with Palumbo S.P.A.

Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime services provider, is teaming up in a new strategic partnership with offshore logistics and freight forwarding specialist Palumbo S.P.A. to form ISS Palumbo S.r.l. The new partnership combines ISS’ worldwide network with Palumbo’s core capabilities in providing offshore project logistics and freight forwarding solutions and enables ISS