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Published:Tuesday | May 22, 2012 | 12:00 AM

President of the Caribbean Shipping Association (CSA) Carlos Urriola has implored executives attending the Caribbean Shipping Executives Conference (CSEC) in Jacksonville, Florida, to plan for change as they look to the future of the shipping...

Published:Tuesday | May 15, 2012 | 12:00 AM

The Jamaica Public Service Company Limited (JPS) will be investigating reports of low power voltage in the Newport West shipping community. This follows a meeting with members of the Shipping Association of Jamaica (SAJ) last week....

Published:Tuesday | May 15, 2012 | 12:00 AM

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Published:Tuesday | May 8, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Berthing operations at Berth 3 at Kingston Wharves Limited (KWL) has been suspended following damage caused to the berth by the MSC Brianna last Thursday. At approximately 5 p.m., the MSC Brianna, a container vessel...

Published:Tuesday | May 8, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Major Richard Reese brings to the shipping industry strong managerial skills and a solid background in the areas of logistics, finance, intelligence, asset protection and emergency management.The former army man served as a commissioned military...

Published:Tuesday | May 1, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Jacqueline Cole, managing director of International Logistic Solutions Limited, has been unanimously re-elected to serve a second term as president of the Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders Association of Jamaica.

Published:Tuesday | May 1, 2012 | 12:00 AM

The Port Authority of Jamaica (PAJ) has launched the first of a two-stage tender process for the establishment of a Port Community System in Jamaica.

Published:Tuesday | April 17, 2012 | 12:00 AM

The Rear Admiral Peter Brady-led Maritime Authority of Jamaica (MAJ) now has a new board of directors. The members of the new board are: Dr Peter-John Gordon, chairman of the board and lecturer, Department of Economics - University of the West Indies; Kemel Allen, consultant banker...

Published:Tuesday | April 17, 2012 | 12:00 AM

The Caribbean region, including Jamaica and other Small Island Developing States, lacks the resources to combat a major oil spill, delegates to a regional convention on oil-spill prevention...

Published:Tuesday | April 10, 2012 | 12:00 AM

The 11th Caribbean Shipping Executives Conference (CSEC) will bring delegates face to face with the current realities facing world shipping and, against that background, will focus attention on the state and immediate future of the industry in the Caribbean and Latin America.

Published:Tuesday | April 10, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Jeffrey Hall, chief executive officer of Jamaica Producers Group (JP), and Kathleen Moss, a member of the JP board, have been appointed directors of the board of Kingston Wharves Limited (KWL).

Published:Tuesday | April 3, 2012 | 12:00 AM

A cruise ship from the German cruise line Deutschland, which called at the Ken Wright Pier in Port Antonio recently.

Published:Tuesday | April 3, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Kingston Wharves Limited (KWL) has secured capital to expand and further develop the port following last Thursday's approval of the issuance of 357,550,000 ordinary shares of KWL to Jamaica Producers Group Limited (JP) by shareholders....

Published:Tuesday | March 20, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Driven by its Blue Ocean Strategy philosophy, the Caribbean Maritime Institute (CMI) has signed a historic memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Port Institute for Education and Research (IPER) - an integral part of Ecole de Management...

Published:Tuesday | March 20, 2012 | 12:00 AM

German-based shipping company Harren & Partner (H&P) has reaffirmed its commitment to the Caribbean Maritime Institute (CMI) and Jamaica, with plans to expand its operations locally.

Published:Tuesday | March 13, 2012 | 12:00 AM

The Historic Port of Falmouth has come full circle, royally. Last Wednesday, Prince Henry of Wales (also known as Prince Harry) toured the award-winning facility as part of his four-day visit to Jamaica - celebrating his grandmother, The Queen's Diamond Jubilee...

Published:Tuesday | March 13, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Port Computer Services Limited (PCS), the shipping industry's premier information technology (IT) provider for over 30 years, has rebranded. PCS is now ADVANTUM.The decision to rebrand is a strategic one as the IT company has now moved beyond offering...

Published:Tuesday | February 21, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Shipping and logistics is a critical element in the Government's strategic plan for the country's growth, Minister of Industry, Investment and Commerce Anthony Hylton has said. Hylton, who was addressing members of the managing committee of the Shipping...

Published:Tuesday | February 21, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Andrea McGibbon, chief financial officer (CFO) of the Shipping Association of Jamaica (SAJ), was awarded a scholarship by the Flemish government to participate in a training seminar organised by the Antwerp/Flanders Port Training Centre (APEC).

Published:Tuesday | February 14, 2012 | 12:00 AM

The executive members of the Jamaica Exporters' Association (JEA) made a courtesy call on their member and industry partner, the Shipping Association of Jamaica (SAJ), last Tuesday...

Published:Tuesday | February 14, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Despite current economic circumstances and the lingering global recession, the president of the Caribbean Shipping Association (CSA), Carlos Urriola, has been encouraging all stakeholders in regional shipping to plan for growth....

Published:Tuesday | December 20, 2011 | 12:00 AM

The Port Authority of Jamaica (PAJ) has signalled a booming start to the 2011-2012 winter season which began seven weeks ago, evidenced in the increase in cruise-passenger arrivals being experienced at all ports islandwide...

Published:Tuesday | December 20, 2011 | 12:00 AM

Roger Hinds, re-elected president of the Shipping Association of Jamaica (SAJ), has pledged his commitment to continue to put forward the needs of the Newport West (NPW) shipping community. Hinds reaffirmed his commitment to members of the SAJ...

Published:Tuesday | December 20, 2011 | 12:00 AM

A section of lower Second Street with dust rising as vehicles traverse the roadway.

Published:Tuesday | December 13, 2011 | 12:00 AM

A pile of marl at the corner of Second Street.This motorist has to navigate his way around the open drain...

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