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IMO underscores next steps to delivering GHG reduction strategy

IMO underscores next steps to delivering GHG reduction strategy

Oct. 24 | The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has outlined the succeeding measures to deliver the strategy on reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from ships with the approval of a program of follow-up actions. The IMO’s Marine Environment Protection...

BOC rolls out implementing rules for consolidated balikbayan box shipments

BOC rolls out implementing rules for consolidated balikbayan box shipments

Oct. 22 | Just in time for the holidays, the Bureau of Customs (BOC) has issued rules for the simplified customs clearance procedures covering consolidated shipment of balikbayan (personal effects) boxes entered through any port of entry, sent to families or relatives...

AAPA highlights recommendations on future growth, safety of air travel

AAPA highlights recommendations on future growth, safety of air travel

Oct. 22 | Airline leaders in Asia-Pacific have arrived at a series of resolutions aimed at maintaining pressure on states and industry to resolve current regulatory issues relating to safety, environment, infrastructure, and passenger rights, according to the Association...

IMO rolls out ship and port toolkits for tackling maritime emissions

IMO rolls out ship and port toolkits for tackling maritime emissions

Oct. 21 | The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has released a new set of toolkits for assessing and addressing emissions from ships and ports. The Ship Emissions Toolkit and Port Emissions Toolkit have been developed under the GEF-UNDP-IMO Global Maritime...

Cavite Gateway Terminal officially opens Nov 5

Cavite Gateway Terminal officially opens Nov 5

Oct. 20 | Cavite Gateway Terminal is 11 kilometers from the Cavite Export Processing Zone Authority, whose users are the facility’s ideal clients. Photo from the Department of Transportation. The Cavite Gateway Terminal (CGT), the Philippines’ first container...

New rules out on 1-Assessment nationwide implementation

New rules out on 1-Assessment nationwide implementation

Oct. 17 | The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has released guidelines for the nationwide implementation of 1-Assessment, a web-based queue management application that provides bias-free assessment by randomly assigning appraisers and examiners to filed goods declarations. Customs...

DTI, BOC insist: no port congestion, just limited yard space for empties

DTI, BOC insist: no port congestion, just limited yard space for empties

Oct. 14 | Customs commissioner Isidro Lapeña (left) with Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez talking about “perceptions” of port congestion. Photo courtesy of Bureau of Customs. There is no congestion at Manila ports, Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez announced...

BOC defers 1-Assessment implementation at key PH ports

BOC defers 1-Assessment implementation at key PH ports

Oct. 14 | Customs Commissioner Isidro Lapeña has agreed to defer implementation of 1-Assessment, also called the Electronic Goods Declaration and Verification System (EGDVS), at the Port of Manila, Manila International Container Port, Port of Cebu and Port of...

PPA prescribes accreditation rules for port service providers

PPA prescribes accreditation rules for port service providers

Oct. 14 | The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) has issued guidelines on accreditation of port service providers to ensure only those qualified can render services at ports under its jurisdiction. PPA Administrative Order (AO) No. 10-2018, signed by PPA general...

Drewry: shippers uneasy about lack of fuel cost transparency ahead of IMO 2020

Drewry: shippers uneasy about lack of fuel cost transparency ahead of IMO 2020

Oct. 12 | Results of a survey conducted by Drewry showed there is considerable unease among global shippers, beneficial cargo owners (BCO), and freight forwarders ahead of the International Maritime Organization’s 2020 global emissions regulations (IMO 2020),...
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