Maritime

Maersk reports strong gains in Q2, reaffirms 2019 forecast

Maersk reports strong gains in Q2, reaffirms 2019 forecast

Aug. 17 | Danish shipping and logistics group A.P. Moller-Maersk said it made “solid progress” in the second quarter by delivering profit above expectations, and reaffirmed its guidance... Read more »

Aviation

DOTr, BCDA turn over operations of Clark airport to LIPAD

DOTr, BCDA turn over operations of Clark airport to LIPAD

Aug. 17 | CLARK, PAMPANGA – The operation and maintenance of Clark International Airport (CRK) was formally turned over to Luzon International Premiere Airport Development (LIPAD) Corp... Read more »

Cebu Pacific’s first dedicated freighter starts service on Sept 4

Aug. 16 | Cebu Pacific aims to significantly enhance its position in the air cargo industry as it formally launched its first dedicated cargo aircraft—an ATR 72-500—which will start operations on September... Read more »

3PL/4PL

Harbor Star reports modest increase in first-semester income

Harbor Star reports modest increase in first-semester income

Aug. 17 | Harbor Star Shipping Services, Inc. (HSSSI) reported a service income of P678.3 million for the first half of 2019, a 4% increase from the P655.2 million earned for the same period... Read more »

Ports/Terminals

BOC issues rules on lodgement of consumption goods declaration

BOC issues rules on lodgement of consumption goods declaration

Aug. 17 | The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has unveiled uniform guidelines for the lodging and processing of consumption goods declaration at all ports. Customs Memorandum Order (CMO) 39-2019,... Read more »

Customs & Trade

BOC issues rules on lodgement of consumption goods declaration

BOC issues rules on lodgement of consumption goods declaration

Aug. 17 | The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has unveiled uniform guidelines for the lodging and processing of consumption goods declaration at all ports. Customs Memorandum Order (CMO) 39-2019,... Read more »

Industry groups vs PPA accreditation rule for port service providers

Aug. 13 | A recent Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) order that requires all port service providers to secure accreditation is meeting resistance from customs brokers, domestic shipping lines and truckers. In separate... Read more »

Features

Various issues weigh on BOC as it drafts e-commerce rules

Various issues weigh on BOC as it drafts e-commerce rules

Aug. 5 | As the Bureau of Customs (BOC) drafts its rules on cross-border e-commerce, it finds itself confronted with a multitude of potential issues related to online purchases. The bureau’s... Read more »

Press Releases

LBC Express net income in H1 down 54%

LBC Express net income in H1 down 54%

Aug. 17 | LBC Express Holdings, Corp. reported a net income of P548.95 million in the first half of 2019, a 54% drop from the P1.196 billion earned in the same period last year. In a regulatory... Read more »

DOTr, BCDA turn over operations of Clark airport to LIPAD

Aug. 17 | CLARK, PAMPANGA – The operation and maintenance of Clark International Airport (CRK) was formally turned over to Luzon International Premiere Airport Development (LIPAD) Corp on August 16, 2019. Department... Read more »

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