Latest News for: Ports harbour


GRA rolls out agenda for nurturing young officers

Joy Online 07 Feb 2023
The position was espoused by the Principal Revenue Officer at the Customs Laboratory, Mr Samuel Akrofi stated at a forum for Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA) to observe the 2023 International Customs Day ... He added that the young officers were technology-savvy, energetic, ambitious and environmentally conscious but lacked tacit knowledge ... .

Jack Knox: In B.C., working from anywhere no longer a remote idea

North Shore News 05 Feb 2023
Rev ... They chose Quatsino ... That shift, or at least the part that lets people chase a surprising variety of careers in far-off places like Quatsino (in case you’re still searching on the map, the community is 20 minutes from Coal Harbour by fast boat, then another 20 minutes by car to downtown Port Hardy) is no surprise to Lars Justinen ...  . .

Brazil plans to sink a 'toxic' aircraft carrier: reasons and concerns, explained

Indian Express 04 Feb 2023
The major concern about the aged ship's sinking is the presence of at least nine tons of asbestos in the hull, along with smaller quantities of other undesirable substances such as oil and chemical coatings ... Brazilian ports have refused to provide Sao Paulo harbour, while protests around the environmental risks that the ship poses have continued ... .

Avedzi urges GPHA to refund GH¢23,000 over procurement breaches 

Ghana Business News 03 Feb 2023
Mr James Klutse Avedzi, Chairman, Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Parliament, Wednesday urged the management of the Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority to refund GH¢23,000 over procurement breaches. The management of the Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA) had been ...

Freak 'mini-cyclone' smashes popular regional city with winds up to 120 km/h ripping roofs off ...

The Daily Mail 03 Feb 2023
The intense storm hit the NSW mid north coast city of Port Macquarie on Friday afternoon ... An intense storm described as a 'mini-cyclone' smashed New South Wales' mid north coastal town of Port Macquarie just after 3pm on Friday ... Areas at risk included Port Macquarie, Grafton, Coffs Harbour, Sawtell and Dorrigo.

US Coast Guard here on courtesy visit and training exercise

Cook Islands News 02 Feb 2023
The United States Coast Guard (USCG) vessel William Hart, docked at Avatiu harbour, is in the Cook Islands on a courtesy visit and training exercise. Cook Islands Ports Authority harbour master John Jessie said the vessel arrived this morning ... 9 February 2023 to its next port.”.

Monkstown apartment with sea views restored to original splendour for €745,000

The Irish Times 02 Feb 2023
2 Seafield House, Seafield Road, Monkstown, Co Dublin Joyce Hickey. Thu Feb 2 2023 - 05.45. Address ... Price. €745,000 ... Beyond the familiar city landmarks you can spot the lighthouses at Poolbeg and the Baily, the line of Lambay past the hill of Howth, and the big boats of Dublin Port as well as the small ones out of Dún Laoghaire harbour and yacht clubs.

DP World set to grab India’s Kandla box terminal concession with record royalty offer

Fresh Plaza 01 Feb 2023
DP World is poised to win a new container terminal concession at India’s Kandla Port, also known as Deendayal Port Authority (DPA) ... It will be developed at Tuna Tekra, about 25 kilometres from the Kandla harbour. The Dubai-based company bid approximately US$80 per TEU as royalty or revenue share for the landlord port.

Newcastle: Australia’s second oldest settlement

Hindustan Times 01 Feb 2023
Harbour city Sydney is well known among the Indians ... Like its same-name city in England, it’s also famous for coal and boasts to be the home of the largest coal-exporting harbour in the world. It’s also the nation’s oldest port – coal was shipped from there to Bengal in India in 1799.

Pilots manage to prevent containership from grounding in Southampton waters

SAFETY4SEA 01 Feb 2023
The incident took place on January 26 after the MOL Treasure’s recent call at the Port of Southampton ... Without the skills of Pilots working as a team with the Port’s maritime management team involving Harbour Masters, Tug crews, Southampton VTS, and the respective port management staff, the outcome could have been vastly different.

MIREILLE WENGER: Port of Cape Town cries out for private sector investment

Business Day 01 Feb 2023
Each morning on my way to work on Philip Kgosana Drive, with its beautiful view of Table Bay, it has become something of a ritual to take advantage of the bird’s-eye view of the harbour and carefully study what is happening at the Port of Cape Town ... This must include shipping lines, so that we can ensure increased calls at our ports.

Centre defers proposal to dredge Daman ocean floor

Hindustan Times 01 Feb 2023
In a meeting of the MoEFCC’s expert appraisal committee (EAC) on ports and harbours on January 12 -- minutes of which were accessed by HT on Wednesday -- it was noted that “the instant proposal cannot be considered as (its) entire scope and configuration has changed.”.

Dubai’s dhow trade sees robust 12% growth in 2022

Gulf Daily News 01 Feb 2023
The Marine Agency for Wooden Dhows, established in July 2020 by Dubai’s Ports, Customs and ... Bin Sulayem added that Dubai’s three wharfages – Dubai Creek, Deira Harbour and Al Hamriyah Port – play a key role in making the emirate a regional hub for dhows.

Britain and the European Union 'have struck a customs deal which could end post-Brexit wrangling ...

The Daily Mail 01 Feb 2023
The UK and European Union have struck a customs deal that could end years of wrangling over trade in Northern Ireland ... It would also end the much-disputed Northern Ireland protocol which came into effect in January 2021 ... Goods vehicles are checked as they arrive at the port of Larne harbour on January 17, 2023 in Larne, Northern Ireland ... Another said.

Levelling up: how UK freeports risk harbouring international crime

The Conversation 31 Jan 2023
These include Solent , Plymouth and South Devon , Liverpool City and Freeport East at the Port of Felixstowe and Harwich International. On a practical level, a freeport consists of designated buildings and zones within the larger perimeter of an existing port or on a newly developed site ... The port of Liverpool.

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