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Greece, Israel sign agreement in shipping

Greece, Israel sign agreement in shipping

Athens - Greece and Israel on Monday signed a bilateral maritime transport agreement that aims to upgrade the legislative framework governing Greek-Israeli bilateral ties in shipping and lead to a deeper strategic partnership between the two countries in the transport sector

Genova-Savona, new board inaugurated

Genova-Savona, new board inaugurated

Genova - “I think the ports of Genoa and Savona could reach the 4,000,000-TEU mark, and with those volumes there’s a need for new terminals at Calata Bettolo and Vado Ligure.” This is what Paolo Signorini,president of the Western Ligurian Sea port system, stated following the inaugural meeting

Unionized workers of HHI stage all-out strike
Italy’s black economy: a 400,000-strong army / FOCUS

Italy’s black economy: a 400,000-strong army / FOCUS

Rome - As Mafia infiltration of the agro-sector spreads throughout Italy,so the phenomenon of illicit agricultural labour contracting known as “caporalato” shows no sign of abating; just the opposite. The case of Paola Clemente, a 49-year old farm worker from San Giorgio Jonico whose life was cut short in 2015

Died of exhaustion, six “caporali” arrested

Died of exhaustion, six “caporali” arrested

Andria - On 13 July 2015 Paola Clemente,49, died from overwork in the fields around Andria (Puglia). She died from exhaustion: putting in twelve-hour days for a wage of less than thirty euro. Her death prompted Trani’s prosecutor to open an investigation that yesterday led to the arrest of six individuals

The new Black Sea port / REPORTAGE

The new Black Sea port / REPORTAGE

IN 2016 container traffic in Black Sea, except Turkey, fell by 12,2 % year over year during the first nine months of the year to 1,72 million teus excluding transshipments.

On the pirates’ route. A true story
Seven-year sentence for former FS CEO

Seven-year sentence for former FS CEO

Viareggio - Wearing a T-shirt printed with the photo of her smiling daughter Emanuela, Daniela Rombi could hardly stand up from the strain; her husband is gently stroking her head. Those sitting in nearby benches are holding hands. Some attendees have their eyes shut for one last prayer

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