Shipping

Showing of 21 - 40 from 42 results
Shipping - Total results - 42
Amazon ships more than 1 billion items during 2016 holiday season; calls it best ever
News & Analysis

Amazon ships more than 1 billion items during 2016 holiday season; calls it best ever

Amazon.com Inc said it shipped more than 1 billion items worldwide this holiday season, which the top online retailer called its best ever, and its shares rose 1.6 percent in afternoon trade.

Find out how India's vastly unexplored 7,500 km coastline can generate millions of jobs
Business

Find out how India's vastly unexplored 7,500 km coastline can generate millions of jobs

If all goes well, expect India to see a more vibrant coastline, and the emergence of many more jobs

Committed to PM Modi's blue economy vision; Sagarmala project to create 10 mn jobs: Gadkari
Business

Committed to PM Modi's blue economy vision; Sagarmala project to create 10 mn jobs: Gadkari

Gadkari also said Sagarmala programme will also save India close to $6 billion in logistics costs every year

Samsung hit by Galaxy Note 7 shipping delays and exploding batteries
News & Analysis

Samsung hit by Galaxy Note 7 shipping delays and exploding batteries

Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd touched two-week lows on Thursday on concerns for mobile earnings after it delayed shipments of its premium Galaxy Note 7 smartphone amid reports of exploding batteries.

Major ports in India go green with solar and wind energy setups
News & Analysis

Major ports in India go green with solar and wind energy setups

India's shipping ministry announced its keenness to promote renewable energy by installing solar and wind power systems at all major ports in the country.

First office in SmartCity Kochi is of shipping industry app maker MariApps
News & Analysis

First office in SmartCity Kochi is of shipping industry app maker MariApps

Singapore-based MariApps Marine Solutions Private Limited was on Saturday the first company to open its office at the recently launched SmartCity Kochi.

Maritime Summit nets Rs 83,000-cr investment proposals, 141 pacts
Business

Maritime Summit nets Rs 83,000-cr investment proposals, 141 pacts

Gadkari also said that for a five-year term, the Shipping Ministry is targeting to get investments worth $60 billion

Now, Gadkari wants an underground ring road in Mumbai: Is he going overboard?
Economy

Now, Gadkari wants an underground ring road in Mumbai: Is he going overboard?

A cursory glance at some of his statements leads one to wonder if the transport (and also shipping) minister is making promises he may find difficult to live up to

Sailing to Agra on Yamuna will be reality soon, says Gadkari
India

Sailing to Agra on Yamuna will be reality soon, says Gadkari

People will soon be able to go to Agra sailing on the Yamuna as the Centre has sought help from the Netherlands government, said Nitin Gadkari.

No question of demolishing Ramar Sethu, says Nitin Gadkari
India

No question of demolishing Ramar Sethu, says Nitin Gadkari

“There is no question of demolishing ‘Ramar Sethu’ (mythical bridge built by Lord Rama to reach Lanka) while implementing Sethusamudram Shipping Channel Project,” he told reporters after inspecting the area by air in a Coast Guard aircraft and through sea by hovercraft.

Trend Micro Warns Of Vulnerabilities In Global Vessel Tracking Systems
Biztech

Trend Micro Warns Of Vulnerabilities In Global Vessel Tracking Systems

Providers of AIS tracking system advised on possible inflection point.

India will emerge as next hub of ship-building industry: Vasan
India

India will emerge as next hub of ship-building industry: Vasan

Union Minister G K Vasan today claimed India would be the "next hub" of ship-building industry among the emerging economies, though the industry is still reeling under the global economic slowdown

New e-commerce strategies threaten UPS, FedEx
News & Analysis

New e-commerce strategies threaten UPS, FedEx

UPS and FedEx might be worried about international shipments to slowing economies like China, but perhaps they should be...

Resolution for port limit impasse between West Bengal-Odisha
India

Resolution for port limit impasse between West Bengal-Odisha

West Bengal and Odisha are likely to resolve the differences over port limits at a stakeholders' meeting in New Delhi June 4, Kolkata Port Trust (KoPT) chairman RPS Kahlon said Friday

GE Shipping Q4 net more than doubles to Rs 84 cr
Business

GE Shipping Q4 net more than doubles to Rs 84 cr

he Great Eastern Shipping Company's (GE Shipping) consolidated net profit has more than doubled at Rs 83.7 crore during the fourth quarter ended March, 2013, largely on account of hefty rise in other income.

Mazagon Dockyards-Pipavav JV for building warships on hold yet again
Business

Mazagon Dockyards-Pipavav JV for building warships on hold yet again

This is the second time in the last couple of years that the JV has been put on hold by the Defence Ministry amid complaints by the rival private shipyards.

WNS, GT Nexus Partner For BPO Services To Shipping, Logistics Industry
Biztech

WNS, GT Nexus Partner For BPO Services To Shipping, Logistics Industry

To jointly work towards providing shippers, forwarders, 3PLs and carriers with improved quality of service for their end-customers.

Container shipping liners likely to raise freight rates: Vasan
Economy

Container shipping liners likely to raise freight rates: Vasan

Container shipping liners are planning to increase the freight rates which was stagnant for a long time in spite of increase in fuel costs and reduced earning said Shipping Minister GK Vasan.

SCI can overcome financial crisis, says shipping secy
Business

SCI can overcome financial crisis, says shipping secy

Mohandas said that Shipping Corp, with cash reserves of Rs 25,000 crore and debt-equity ratio of 0.66 percent, was well placed to come out of the downturn once the economic situation improves.

Windows 7 Still a PC Favorite
News & Analysis

Windows 7 Still a PC Favorite

According to a recent research report published by Gartner, Microsoft’s popular, latest operating system, Windows 7 will be able to successfully counter all competition in the OS space.