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Published:Tuesday | November 23, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Kingston Wharves Limited (KWL) will be open for business on the three Saturdays leading up to Christmas - December 4, 11 and 18.

Published:Tuesday | November 9, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Wednesday November 3, 2010, highlighted a cruise shipping record of six ships calling at ports in Jamaica on a single day.In Ocho Rios, the Aurora, Freedom of the Seas and Aida Luna were all in port.

Published:Tuesday | November 9, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Jamaica was named the Caribbean's Leading Cruise Destination and Ocho Rios, the Caribbean's Leading Cruise Port, at the World Travel Awards Americas Gala Ceremony.

Published:Tuesday | November 9, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Jamaica once again triumphed in the World Gala section of the World Travel Awards by being voted the World's Leading Cruise Destination, at the annual grand final Gala Ceremony in London on Saturday, November 6....

Published:Tuesday | October 12, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Miami-based shipping company, Seafreight Agencies, with local offices in Kingston, has leased Port Everglades terminal space in Florida.Seafreight was awarded the contract by the Broward County Commission for a 10-year period.

Published:Tuesday | October 12, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The annual Caribbean Shipping Association's (CSA) open golf tournament held on Saturday, October 8, at the Cinnamon Hill Golf Course came down to a nail-biting finish. The tournament, which was affected by rain, saw the best nine holes...

Published:Tuesday | October 12, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The 40th annual general meeting, conference and exhibition of the Caribbean Shipping Association (CSA), is currently under way in Montego Bay. The conference, which was officially opened by Minister of Transport and Works Mike Henry yesterday...

Published:Tuesday | October 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The regions decision makers in the maritime industry will converge in Montego Bay from October 11-13, at the 40th annual general meeting of the Caribbean Shipping Association (CSA) to discuss important issues affecting the industry....

Published:Tuesday | October 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Jamaica Customs Department has implemented an additional link, 'live help', to its interactive website. This is part of the customs department's efforts to add value to its service, through its officers assigned to the customer service and/or its...

Published:Tuesday | October 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Members of the Marine & Allied Industries Co-operative Credit Union Limited voted to merge with the Communications and other Workers of Jamaica (C&WJ) Co-operative Credit Union at their 17th annual general meeting, which was held on...

Published:Tuesday | October 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Blossom Deidrick, manager, Lannaman and Morris Shipping Limited, has been installed as president of the Kiwanis Club of St Andrew.

Published:Tuesday | August 31, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Shipping Association of Jamaica (SAJ) will be hosting an occupational safety and health certification course for members of the maritime industry in preparation for the Ministry of Labour's proposed Occupational Safety and Health Act....

Published:Tuesday | August 31, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The local maritime industry, this year, will celebrate Maritime Awareness Week under the theme, "2010: Year of the Seafarer", under the auspices of the International Maritime Organization (IMO).

Published:Tuesday | August 31, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Caribbean Memorandum of Understanding (CMOU) on port state control has adopted revisions to the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) and the rules of procedures (ROP) governing the activities of the committee.Members of the CMOU adopted the changes...

Published:Tuesday | June 15, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Kingston Container Terminal (KCT), for the third time in four months, has serviced a new-generation mega vessel. The 349-meter long MV Zim Rotterdam, the second of this class of vessel to visit the island, is also operated by Zim Integrated Shipping Services Limited, whose Zim Antwerp, made historic calls to Jamaica in February and April.

Published:Tuesday | June 15, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Joseph Lowe (left), member of the managing committee of the Shipping Association of Jamaica (SAJ), presents the SAJ Award for the highest tonnage through Port Bustamante to Gary Lamb, export warehouse team leader at Red Stripe during the Jamaica Exporters Association Awards Banquet last Wednesday.

Published:Tuesday | June 15, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Aspects of Jamaica's maritime industry were on show last week, June 7-11, at the world-renowned Posidonia Conference in Greece.

Published:Tuesday | June 15, 2010 | 12:00 AM

"For enterprise businesses operating within Jamaica and the wider Caribbean, ensuring business continuity is of paramount importance," said Ann-Marie Curtis, client services and business development manager of Port Computer Services (PCS) Limited.

Published:Tuesday | May 4, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Caribbean Maritime Institute (CMI) last week launched its first study school for the institute's flagship Master of Science Degree offering in logistics and supply chain management, the first of its kind in the Caribbean region...

Published:Tuesday | May 4, 2010 | 12:00 AM

For the second time in three months, work teams at the Kingston Container Terminal (KCT) have produced record productivity on one of the new megaclass of container vessels that have been introduced into service....

Published:Tuesday | May 4, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Members of the Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Committee of the Shipping Association of Jamaica (SAJ) were updated last week on changes and the status of the proposed OSH Bill by the Ministry of Labour and Social Security. The group, which has been...

Published:Tuesday | April 27, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Shipping executives from the Caribbean and Latin America will meet in Curaçao from May 17-19 to discuss issues affecting the global shipping industry at the Caribbean Shipping Association's (CSA) ninth Caribbean Shipping Executives Conference.

Published:Tuesday | April 27, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Twenty-five cadets from the Caribbean Maritime Institute (CMI) last week successfully completed the Tradewinds simulation exercise aboard the HMJS CAGWAY in Port Royal.

Published:Tuesday | April 27, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Diana Reynolds, human resource and development manager at the Shipping Association of Jamaica presents Andrew Dale, assistant director, Occupational Safety and Health Department at the Ministry of Labour and Social Security with a gift basket...

Published:Tuesday | April 20, 2010 | 12:00 AM

French mega-liner CMA-CGM has announced that it will launch a weekly Black Pearl service connecting New York, Halifax and Kingston on April 30.

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