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The latest industry news and PSA BDP Happenings from across the globe.

July 9, 2024

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Port Houston said that after conducting preliminary assessments of its facilities, power, and systems, all terminals would remain closed on Tuesday 9 July.

July 7, 2024

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The largest ports in Texas closed operations and vessel traffic on Sunday to prepare for Tropical Storm Beryl, which was expected to strengthen back to a hurricane before hitting the area early on Monday.

July 1, 2024

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The SCMTR seeks to bring about transparency, predictability of movement, advance collection of information for expeditious Customs clearance. The regulations stipulate the obligations, the roles and responsibilities, for the various stakeholders involved in the movement of imported/exported goods.

June 27, 2024

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The US Department of Treasury and Department of State on Wednesday announced sanctions on more than 300 targets in countries including Russia, China, and the United Arab Emirates, as well as individuals and firms based in Hong Kong.

June 20, 2024

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To mark World Refugee Day, Amahoro Coalition and PSA BDP have announced a new mentorship program specifically designed for women leaders with personal experiences of displacement.

June 17, 2024

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Verdi union’s warning strikes affect major German ports, including Hamburg, due to stalled negotiations for higher wages and increased shift allowances.

May 28, 2024

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Recent actions taken by the Office of the Management and Budget (OMB) and the Federal Maritime Commission clear the way for the final rule on Demurrage and Detention Billing Practices to take full effect on May 28, 2024.

May 13, 2024

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The TCRC rail workers’ union in Canada has hit back at the “incredibly frustrating” decision taken by the minister of labour to prevent the impending strike on the grounds that disruption to services could “endanger the health or safety of the public”.

April 13, 2024

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Iran's Revolutionary Guards seized an Israeli-linked cargo ship in the Strait of Hormuz on Saturday, days after Tehran said it could close the crucial shipping route and warned it would retaliate for an Israeli strike on its Syria consulate.

April 4, 2024

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A magnitude 7.2 earthquake struck off Taiwan’s eastern coast on Wednesday, April 3, causing significant damage and loss of life. The earthquake occurred at almost 8am local time, with its epicenter approximately 25km southeast of Hualien, at a depth of 15.5km.