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Monthly Archives: November, 2015

Singapore’s economy expands 1.9% in Q3, seen to grow 1%-3% next year

The gross domestic product (GDP) of Singapore grew by 1.9% year-on-year in the third quarter of 2015, and is expected to grow by close...

Sea freight logistics firms more downbeat about prospects than air freight

The confidence level of logistics stakeholders slid some more for the sixth straight month in November, more so for sea freight forwarders and shippers...

Emerging Asia to keep growing though more slowly through 2020

Economies in Emerging Asia (Southeast Asia, China and India) are set for robust—though more moderate than in recent years—growth over the medium term, according...

APEC leaders want faster work on Single Window, AEO, electronic port projects

Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) ministers wish to see more progress made on several programs on cross-border trade facilitation in the region, including the Authorized...

Reforms, including improving logistics, needed for full integration of PH into global value chain

The Philippines stands to gain much from becoming a more active player in the global value chain (GVC)—but only after it solves major hindrances...

ASEAN leaders sign historic deal establishing economic community

Leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) signed on November 22, 2015 a declaration establishing the ASEAN Economic Community, or AEC, by...

Asia-Pacific CEOs less confident but still plan to increase investments next year

Business leaders in Asia-Pacific are less confident now about prospects for revenue growth, but majority still plan to increase their investments, particularly in China,...

NOL enters exclusive acquisition talks with CMA CGM

Box liners Neptune Orient Lines Limited (NOL) and CMA CGM have announced they have made an exclusive agreement to discuss until the first week...

Davao International Container operator calls for level-playing field at Davao-Sasa

DAVAO CITY -- Anflo Management and Investment Corp. (Anflocor), which owns Davao International Container Terminal (DICT) in Panabo, Davao del Norte, said it is...

PPA compliant with new SOLAS rule on mandatory verification of box weight

Philippine ports are ready for the implementation of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) requirement to mandatorily verify weight of packed containers from July 2016,...
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