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    France fines Hong Kong shipping firm over top executive’s death

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 03:50pm

    ... Orient Overseas Container Line, a shipping company controlled by the family of former Hong Kong chief executive Tung Chee-hwa, has been fined 50,000 euros (HK$530,000) over the death of a top executive in France 11 years ago. The firm, one of the world’s biggest container shippers and a unit of Hong Kong-listed parent Orient Overseas (International), was found guilty on Wednesday ...

  2. News - World - SHIPPING

    Experts warn that the global shipping industry is vulnerable to cyber-attack

    Posted Apr 24th 2014, 10:03pm by Reuters

    ... Schloesser, one of the authors of the study. Mark Gazit, chief executive of ThetaRay, an internet security company, said an attacker managed to tilt a floating oil rig off the coast of Africa, forcing ...

  3. Business - Companies - SHIPPING

    Hong Kong urged to act on port congestion as pressure builds for more capacity

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 05:59am by Charlotte So

    ... the others berth on the weekdays, which are not attractive to exporters," said Sunny Ho Lap-kee, executive director of the Hong Kong Shippers' Council. "We are apprehensive that when ... on time, a period usually covering several days to a week. The rates can range from a few hundred to several hundred US dollars per day. An executive from a port operator said sometimes barges ...

  4. Business - Companies - SHIPPING

    Chairwoman Sabrina Chao steers Wah Kwong Maritime past rocky shoals

    Posted Mar 07th 2014, 11:48am by Charlotte So

    ... low-sell high" financial strategy, Chao attributed it to her colleagues, especially Wah Kwong's chief executive, Tim Huxley, who runs the daily operations and watches out for the bottom ... Industry Council, Chao is keen for the city to remain an international maritime centre. "Hong Kong could be a maritime hub positioned right between London and Oslo," Chao said. Hong Kong ...

  5. Business - China Business - SHIPPING

    Hong Kong port loses out to bigger berths in Shenzhen

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 01:24am by Charlotte So

    ... terminal, said Sunny Ho Lap-kee, the executive director of the Hong Kong Shippers' Council, quoting a report by shipping consultant Alphaliner. The packed layout of berths and shorter berth ... by handling 23.3 million teu. Hong Kong, which handled 22.3 million teu last year, saw shipments diverted to Shenzhen during a strike at the dock last summer. Gerry Yim Lui-fai, the chief executive ...

  6. Business - Commodities - SHIPPING

    Pacific Basin sees brighter prospects in second half of 2014

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 10:36am by Charlotte So

    ... appreciably. Pacific Basin's chief executive Henrik Berglund said shipment of these products normally peaked in the second half of the year, and the outlook for business was more positive ...

  7. Business - Economy - SHIPPING

    Maritime bureau aims to shore up Hong Kong's role as shipping hub

    Posted Feb 17th 2014, 04:47am by Charlotte So

    ... it] tax or immigration," said Peter Cremers, the chief executive of Hong Kong-based ship manager Anglo-Eastern Group, which manages 450 vessels globally. "Hong Kong is different. ... Executive Leung Chun-ying's decision to set up a statutory maritime body in his policy address last month. Chao is a member of Hong Kong's advisory Maritime Industry Committee. Instead ...

  8. Business - Money - SHIPPING

    Private equity funds bet US$5b on shipping rebound

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 01:33am by BLOOM

    ... of investors looking for homes," said Randee Day, the president and chief executive of Day & Partners, an advisory and consulting firm specialising in shipping, who ran JP Morgan Chase's ... industry for years, a market for secondary debt did not emerge until 2012, Paul Leand, AMA's chief executive, said. Banks tended to hold on to their loans until regulatory pressure late last ...

  9. Business - Companies - SHIPPING

    Beijing's help sought for Hong Kong trade deal with Asean

    Posted Oct 30th 2013, 03:31am by Anita Lam

    ... with 17.27 million teu handled by Shenzhen over the same period. Sunny Ho, the executive director of the Hong Kong Shippers Council, said the 10+1 trade pact not only drew cargo within the network ... the city's port terminals. Tung Chee-chen, the chairman of Hong Kong's biggest container line Orient Overseas (International) Ltd (OOIL) and a member of the Hong Kong Port Development Council ...

  10. Business - Economy - SHIPPING

    Asian ports need to be as efficient as Europe, shipping executive says

    Posted Nov 15th 2012, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... Keith Wallis keith.wallis@scmp.com Shipping executive warns that Asian ports are falling behind in terms of productivity, with some European ports 50 per cent more efficient Asian ports 'need to catch up with Europe' Hong Kong and other Asian ports are falling behind European port operators in terms of productivity, a senior shipping executive has warned. Nicolas Sartini, ...




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