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Monthly Archives: July, 2016

ICTSI, MRail strike deal to reopen MICT-Laguna cargo rail service

MRail, Inc. and International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) are planning to revive the cargo rail service that will link Manila International Container Terminal...

Hong Kong’s exports down for 14th straight month

Overall exports from Hong Kong fell 1% in value in June year-on-year, the 14th consecutive month of contraction, while the value of imports dropped...

Hopes pinned on Panama Canal as box volume at Korean ports falls

The volume of cargo processed at South Korea’s seaports increased almost 2% year-on-year in the first half of 2016, but container throughput fell, recent...

CAAP suspends accreditation requirement for handlers of dangerous goods

Air cargo service providers no longer need to secure accreditation for handling dangerous goods by air from the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines...

BIR adopts same-day release for foreign transport carriers’ certificates

Foreign air and sea carriers in the Philippines can now get their International Carrier’s Special Certificate (ICSC) and International General Carrier’s Certificate (IGCC) within...

PH manufacturing output down in May

The Philippines’ manufacturing output declined in May, a first for 2016, owing to a significant drop in leather, chemical, and petroleum products production, according...

PH May imports up 39%

The increase in local demand for capital and consumer goods drove imports growth by 39.3% year-on-year in May 2016, according to the National Economic...

Faeldon: Salary hike for customs employees now under review

Increasing the salary of Bureau of Customs (BOC) officials and employees will be one of the priorities for implementation under the Customs Modernization and...

Unopposed Metro Pacific Tollways bags NLEX-SLEX road connector project

With no other proposals submitted, the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) is set to award to Metro Pacific Tollways Development Corporation (MPTDC)...

PH President identifies infra projects in first SONA

President Rodrigo Duterte said the government will accelerate infrastructure spending to improve national roads and bridges and pursue inter-island linkage and rail projects to...

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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...