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PortCalls September 23, 2020 issue

PortCalls September 23, 2020 issue

Sep. 23 | Our latest issue PortCalls (September 23, 2020). Stories include: BOC implements intra-ASEAN self-certification scheme Duterte extends state of calamity until Sept 2021 PAL: 80% of passenger refund requests fulfilled Keep ships moving, ports open, trade...

PortCalls September 21, 2020 issue

PortCalls September 21, 2020 issue

Sep. 21 | Our latest issue PortCalls (September 21, 2020). Stories include: EU wants PH tariff privileges withdrawn over human rights abuses Cebu’s Pier 5 construction goes ahead DTI study aims to help PH exporters tap EFTA market Customs Davao sets daily collection...

A Chance to Rebuild

A Chance to Rebuild

Sep. 14 | I have spent the past six months holed up in a flat alongside EDSA, and so I’ve had a somewhat closer view of how things along Metro Manila’s major artery has changed.   At the beginning of the lockdowns, of course, EDSA was empty, a stark image...

Going Paperless Critical in Freight Forwarding

Going Paperless Critical in Freight Forwarding

Sep. 14 | Amit Maheshwari, Softlink Global CEO Just a few months ago, traditional freight forwarders still relied on paper and human intervention. It had to take the global pandemic and the ensuing lockdowns for the industry to realize the importance of going paperless...

PortCalls September 14, 2020 issue

PortCalls September 14, 2020 issue

Sep. 14 | Our  latest issue of PortCalls (September 14, 2020). Stories include: E-TRACC for Laguna Technopark, Cavite ecozone-bound boxes a must Sewage treatment facility a requirement for PH ships PH trade shrinks 18.6% in July as imports, exports dip ICTSI Argentina...

PortCalls September 9, 2020 issue

PortCalls September 9, 2020 issue

Sep. 9 | Our  latest issue of PortCalls (September 9, 2020). Stories include: Shippers’ Protection Office rules for handling shipping complaints set BOC creates Port Control Office to identify high-risk shipments CMA CGM net income jumps to $136M in second...

PortCalls September 7, 2020 issue

PortCalls September 7, 2020 issue

Sep. 8 | Our  latest issue of PortCalls (Sept 7, 2020). Stories include: PPA imposes new gross weights for roro vehicles Oil firms to pay fuel marking fees from Sept 4 DOTr: P2.6B in Bayanihan 2 fund to help transport firms PPA permits, applications extended...

PortCalls September 2, 2020 issue

PortCalls September 2, 2020 issue

Sep. 2 | Our  latest issue of PortCalls (September 2, 2020). Stories include: DTI lists products with shipping discount Tighter quarantine worsens PH manufacturing in Aug PH domestic trade plunges to record low in second quarter Cavite ready to scrap airport...

PortCalls August 31, 2020 issue

PortCalls August 31, 2020 issue

Sep. 1 | Our  latest issue of PortCalls (August 31, 2020). Stories include: Shipper’s Protection Office open to complaints against shipping lines DOTr requires contactless, cashless toll payments by Nov 2 House bill giving tax perks to Bulacan airport project...

PortCalls August 26, 2020 issue

PortCalls August 26, 2020 issue

Aug. 26 | Our  latest issue of PortCalls (August 26, 2020). Stories include: BOC, AISL to fast track withdrawal of condemned shipments CAB indefinitely suspends passenger fuel surcharge LBC earnings erode to P5M loss in first semester DTI wants exporters to leverage...