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Monthly Archives: February, 2013

PPP projects eyed to facilitate PH infrastructure development

The Aquino government is tapping various mechanisms to accelerate infrastructure development in the Philippines, with the public-private partnership (PPP) program as one of these...

PH government projects 2013 bullish economic performance

Improved business and consumer confidence particularly in the last quarter of 2012 is expected to help drive Philippine growth from 6% to 7% this...

Barber to take over reins at UPS International

UPS International’s president, Dan Brutto, will retire at the end of April and will be replaced by Jim Barber, currently president of UPS Europe...

McAdam to step down as head of APL Logistics

Jim McAdam, president of APL Logistics, will leave the company later this year, announced Neptune Orient Lines (NOL), parent company of the Singapore-based logistics...

NOL whittles net loss to $419M for 2012

Singapore-based Neptune Orient Lines (NOL) recorded a full-year net loss of US$419 million in 2012, a 12 percent improvement over the net loss of...

Air cargo tonnage for HK’s AAT up 19% in January

Asia Airfreight Terminal (AAT), the second cargo terminal handler at Hong Kong International Airport, recorded a volume growth of 19 percent to 60,482 tonnes...

Emirates to offer direct Clark-Dubai service starting Oct

Dubai-based Emirates Airline this week announced it will begin daily, non-stop flights to Clark International Airport from October 1, 2013, making it the airline’s second...

PH cargo throughput up slightly in 2012

Philippine cargo throughput grew 1.8% to 181.49 million metric tons (mmt) in 2012 from 178.29 mmt in 2011, based on latest data from the...

New Milestones – PNSW and PEZA Automation Initiatives

Our column will talk about new milestones in automation initiatives of the Philippine National Single Window (PNSW) and the Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA).   Electronic...

Energy roadmap

Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) energy committee chairman Jose Alejandro recently told his members they will push for the drawing up of...

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BOC-NAIA seizes 28 kilos of rare agarwood worth P2.4M

  Bureau of Customs intercepted in Pasay City three packages containing 28 kilos of agarwood with an estimated street value of P2.4 million All...

Industry expert pushes multimodal transport in ASEAN for cost savings

Multimodal transportation offers reduced costs, saves time and improves shipment monitoring during transit Dealing with customs transit/transshipment procedures of countries a multimodal transport challenge Multimodal...

PH, Indonesia to ink Halal trade deal

The Philippines and Indonesia are set to sign a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on Halal cooperation that will facilitate trade of Halal-certified goods...

Bellyhold shortage hampers Asia’s air cargo market recovery

Regional carriers transported 13% less cargo in October year-on-year even as global business conditions continued to improve Air cargo traffic held back by...