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Cosco Shipping Ports profits down by 15%

Cosco Shipping Ports profits down by 15%

Shanghai - The board of directors of Cosco Shipping Ports announces the consolidated results of the Company and its subsidiaries for the year ended 31 December 2016. In line with its strategic objective of globalisation,Vado Container Terminal in Italy was also key investments

Passenger traffic, Genova over 3 million mark

Passenger traffic, Genova over 3 million mark

Genova - Genoa’s Stazioni Marittime terminal posted positive results, with the recently approved 2016 budget showing a net profit of €840,620, and a turnover of around €23.5 million. During the past year, in fact, 3,110,432 passengers passed through Genoa, including cruise and ferry passengers, a 4.4% increase

Ancona presents its managing Committee

Ancona presents its managing Committee

The managing Committee for the Port System Authority of the Central Adriatic Seahas been formed, with Rodolfo Giampieri as chairperson. The board includes Giulio Piergallini, Tommaso Coletti, Ida Simonella, Francesco Saverio Ferrara, Raniero De Angelis, Rinaldo Veri

EU funds headed overseas? Italy asks for clarification

EU funds headed overseas? Italy asks for clarification

Trieste - In his opening presentation at the Trieste conference,Brian Simpson did not rule it out: “It is possible to extend the benefits of the implementation plan to a non-European nation.” The E.U. coordinator is therefore leaving the door open to that possibility

Clean transport: EU promises new financing / GALLERY

Clean transport: EU promises new financing / GALLERY

Trieste - Three pillars govern the European Motorways of the Sea policy.What Brussels is mainly focused on is the environment: supporting the technology that makes it possible to reduce emissions and develop the network of terminals and facilities that will allow for the use of alternative fuels like LNG

The MediTelegraph at the MoS Convention in Trieste

The MediTelegraph at the MoS Convention in Trieste

Trieste - A unique opportunity for the operators in the region to attend a meeting on European Policies on the Motorways of the Sea, in the presence of the most important representatives of the European Commission and the governmental institutions

Drugs found on board German boxship

Drugs found on board German boxship

Santa Marta - Some 453 kilos of drugs were found on board a containershipat the Port of Santa Marta, Colombia, the country’s Office of the Attorney General said in a statement. Cocaine hydrochloride, believed to be worth around USD 27 million, was discovered in 18 bundles hidden on board “Hammonia Emden”

Ivory Coast boosts port security over attack threat

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