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Forum challenges African businesses to dive into the Blue Economy
Forum challenges African businesses to dive into the Blue Economy

African businesses are being challenged to wake up to the economic, social and environmental power of the Blue Economy...

10 May 2019

The future of freight is moving into the digital fast lane
The future of freight is moving into the digital fast lane

South African transport and logistics environment will see significant changes in an attempt to streamline efficiencies and lower costs...

15 Apr 2019

Ford exports vehicles from Port Elizabeth to Europe
Ford exports vehicles from Port Elizabeth to Europe

Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) is expanding its vehicle export operations...

4 Apr 2019

Mark Eddo, Yonov Agah, Paul Holthus and David Luke at ABEF2018.
Tunis to host 2019 Africa Blue Economy Forum

Capital city of Tunisia, Tunis, will host the second Africa Blue Economy Forum (ABEF) set for 25-26 June this year...

1 Apr 2019

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Port of Mossel Bay aids SAPREC to rehabilitate, conserve marine life

Transnet National Port Authority's Port of Mossel Bay has contributed R100,000 to support the conservation efforts of the Seabird and Penguin Rehabilitation Centre, which provides treatment and temporary care to injured, diseased, displaced or oiled indigenous marine birds...

29 Mar 2019

Ghana and Denmark collaborate for a safer maritime sector
Ghana and Denmark collaborate for a safer maritime sector

Representatives from Ghana and Denmark signed a contract for a three-year agreement to ensure a collaborative effort for a safer maritime sector...

28 Mar 2019

Blue economy: Experts call for sustainable exploitation
Blue economy: Experts call for sustainable exploitation

By efficient management, the sustainable exploitation of resources in oceans, seas, lakes and rivers - also known as the blue economy - could contribute up to $1.5tn to the global economy...

By Ruth Waruhiu 25 Mar 2019

Airbus trials shore-to-ship drone deliveries
Airbus trials shore-to-ship drone deliveries

Airbus has begun shore-to-ship trials in Singapore with its Skyways parcel delivery drone...

18 Mar 2019

The Crystal Serenity at Mo'orea Beach, French Polynesia.
Sampling the six-star dining aboard Crystal Serenity's Waterside restaurant

On the night of 12 March 2019, we had the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to dine aboard the Waterside restaurant while the Luxury Collection's Crystal Serenity was docked at the Cruises Terminal of the V&A Waterfront. Here's a taste of the experience...

By Leigh Andrews 15 Mar 2019

A Dive Support Vessel being lowered into the Port of Ngqura. Image supplied.
Boat building opportunities in the Eastern Cape

Transnet National Ports Authority's (TNPA) Port of Ngqura recently hosted the testing and launch of locally manufactured aluminium vessels...

13 Mar 2019

Port of Mossel Bay's admin building gets extension
Port of Mossel Bay's admin building gets extension

Ruwacon has been appointed by Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) to conclude the extension of the Port of Mossel Bay's administration building...

8 Mar 2019

TNPA allocates R98m for floating caisson at Sturrock Dry Dock
TNPA allocates R98m for floating caisson at Sturrock Dry Dock

Transnet National Port Authority has invested R98m in a floating caisson to be constructed at the Sturrock Dry Dock in the Port of Cape Town...

18 Feb 2019

DHL Global Forwarding launches Global Competence Center for Humanitarian Logistics
DHL Global Forwarding launches Global Competence Center for Humanitarian Logistics

DHL Global Forwarding has consolidated its portfolio of humanitarian logistics services within its first Global Competence Center for Humanitarian Logistics in Dubai...

8 Feb 2019

#BizTrends2019: Will the introduction of unmanned ships be smooth sailing?
#BizTrends2019: Will the introduction of unmanned ships be smooth sailing?

There's a new trend of using unmanned shipping vessels in the shipping and logistics space...

By Lana Jacobs 7 Jan 2019

The EU putting civil-military cooperation in practise in the Horn of Africa
The EU putting civil-military cooperation in practise in the Horn of Africa

The Horn of Africa is an area of intensive maritime trade, as well as a centre of migratory routes towards Europe...

3 Jan 2019

Safety tips for boating these holidays
Safety tips for boating these holidays

Underage and uncertified minors should under no circumstances be allowed to navigate boats or other sailing vessels...

24 Dec 2018

Cargo ships are emitting boatloads of carbon, and nobody wants to take the blame
Cargo ships are emitting boatloads of carbon, and nobody wants to take the blame

Maritime shipping transports 90% of the goods traded around the world by volume...

By Henrik Selin and Rebecca Cowing 19 Dec 2018

2018 Shipping Price Index revealed
2018 Shipping Price Index revealed

A study, conducted by Sellics, reveals the cost of express local shipping in 40 G20 and EU nations...

27 Nov 2018

Driver training now in eLearning format
Driver training now in eLearning format

There may be many reasons why an employee cannot attend a full practical driver training session, and now MasterDrive has introduced an eLearning programme...

15 Nov 2018

Global shipping safety and security under spotlight in Durban
Global shipping safety and security under spotlight in Durban

Clamping down on piracy and other forms of criminal activity in the Indian Ocean and Gulf of Aden will be the focus of a gathering in Durban...

12 Nov 2018

Western Cape Maritime Cluster to host Maritime Day
Western Cape Maritime Cluster to host Maritime Day

The Western Cape Maritime Cluster (WCMC) is set out to promote maritime skills development opportunities within the Western Cape at the Maritime Day on 31 October 2018...

25 Oct 2018

Bizcommunity Recruitment in Africa Focus
Bizcommunity Recruitment in Africa Focus

A comprehensive B2B Recruitment Focus from December 2018 to February 2019 will ensure that Bizcommunity is the go-to destination for all the B2B news you'll need to plan your HR and recruitment strategies in 2019...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 23 Oct 2018

5 ways to build a better supply chain
5 ways to build a better supply chain

In South Africa, optimising the supply chain is essential for company performance...

By Kerry Hope 17 Oct 2018

Transnet NPA tests helicopter service at Port of Cape Town
Transnet NPA tests helicopter service at Port of Cape Town

Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) is exploring options to introduce a helicopter service at its Port of Cape Town...

15 Oct 2018

The best Biz summer holiday (content) package ever!
The best Biz summer holiday (content) package ever!

Feeling a bit state-capsized, swept along by more waves than a cryptocurrency chart? Here are some life-saving festive content ideas...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 15 Oct 2018

DHL Express awarded most Top Employer certifications
DHL Express awarded most Top Employer certifications

DHL Express has been recognised as a Top Employer in Africa for the fifth consecutive year...

9 Oct 2018

IMO 2020: shipping companies to rethink fuel procurement
IMO 2020: shipping companies to rethink fuel procurement

Hafnia Group plans for shipping emissions challenge in 2020 by mandating Inatech to digitise fuel procurement...

3 Oct 2018

The future of logistics depends on key elements
The future of logistics depends on key elements

DHL recently showcased the key trends that could impact the logistics industry in the future...

1 Oct 2018

Court denies Radebe's appeal over removal from Transnet board
Court denies Radebe's appeal over removal from Transnet board

Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan has welcomed the high court's decision to dismiss Seth Radebe's application challenging his removal from office...

19 Sep 2018

Africa develops it's Transport 4.0 Strategy
Africa develops it's Transport 4.0 Strategy

Africa's growing populations create an increasing demand for transport infrastructure...

18 Sep 2018

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