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PortsWorld, Open University to publish freight logistics journal
KLANG: PortsWorld and Open University Malaysia will jointly publish Journal of Freight Logistics to highlight new developments in the industry.
Deputy International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Jacob Dungau Sagan said the journal was the first of its kind in Malaysia and he was confident it would be valued by industry practitioners to help them keep abreast of the developments in the industry...>>> MORE



New Intra-Asia service by MCC Transport

MCC Transport has introduced a new intra-Asia (IA-8) service, which provides direct and fast transit between ports in Indonesia, Philippines, Japan, China, Taiwan and Malaysia. MCC Transport is an intra-Asia carrier handling all containerised cargo movements in the region for the AP Moller-Maersk Group. MCC operates more than fifty vessels, ranging from 600 TEU to 3,000 TEU and offers an extensive feeder network through commercial representation in fourteen countries throughout Asia

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Singapore air cargo express hub to open next years
Changi Airport Group (CAG) and the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) are to jointly develop an Air Cargo Express (ACE) Hub, which is expected to boost Singapore's status as a key cargo hub in the Asia-Pacific...>>> MORE


Incoterms® 2010 - new edition from January 2011
The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has published a new edition of Incoterms, which took effect from 1 January 2011...>>> MORE


Air cargo growth to continue, but slow in 2011: IATA
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is predicting that the rebound in air cargo traffic that started in late 2009 will continue during 2011, albeit at a slower pace than that experienced in 2010...>>> MORE


IATA, ICAO, OAG put dangerous goods rules online
Airlines, freight forwarders and shippers can now gain faster access to the latest regulations and information for the carriage of dangerous goods by air with the launch of "DG Online"...>>> MORE


China to start construction of railway connecting Laos
Construction of railway linking China's Yunnan province and Laos is planned to start in late October, reported Xinhua...>>> MORE