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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    As Asia grows, SMEs must venture out, or miss out

    Posted Jan 24th 2013, 12:00am by ALBERT CHAN

    ... of logistical, financial and cultural challenges that entails. Stop to think for a moment and you'll realise that there's no dilemma here at all. The time to be brave is now. The shape ... trend of our age, is that smaller companies are using advances in financing tools, logistics and technology to make a bold push into new markets. It is a trend that is probably clearest in Asia, ...

  2. Business - Economy - SHIPPING

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

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

    ... 36 moves per hour, with a peak rate of 40 per hour. An October 2010 report by Dr Chen Tao, head of the Department of Logistics and Shipping Management at Taiwan's Kainan University, ... specialising in logistics that were quoted in the Chen study identified 13 factors that influenced terminal efficiency. These included terminal and ship size, the number of boxes being loaded ...

  3. Electronics sector relies on global connections

    Posted Mar 30th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff reporter IN THE ELECTRONICS industry, the world of logistics is dominated by the shift of production to Asia, the need for globalisation and even greater demand for a global supply ... And it is the logistics capacity to do this that has effectively shrunk the business world, providing economic opportunities for large and small firms. 'Globalisation without its efficiencies today would ...

  4. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    US manufacturing grows strongly in September as Europe and Asia falter

    Posted Oct 02nd 2012, 12:00am by Ray Chan

    ... of Statistics and the China Federation of Logistics and Purchasing said yesterday. The latest figure was slightly below economists' median consensus forecast of 50.1 because small and medium-sized ...

  5. Seoul mates invest heavily

    Posted Nov 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... a maritime highway was established between Qingdao and South Korea in a bid to increase logistics efficiency and lower transport costs for freight ships, ultimately allowing entire vehicles to board ...

  6. Showjumping spectacular in HK called off

    Posted Feb 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... awareness. However, sources close to the project suggested AEM had failed to secure financial guarantees or sort out complex logistical issues relating to the event at AsiaWorld-Expo. The organisers, ... but it is very disappointing that this world-class event will not go ahead next month. 'I'm not sure if it was just a funding issue, although I hear that various logistical issues, like getting ...

  7. Future is shipshape

    Posted May 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... new investment and logistics opportunities to the region. The sheer scale of operations is mind-boggling. Arriving and departing ships conduct trade with more than 500 ports in nearly 100 ...

  8. Great opportunity to gain global experience

    Posted Apr 12th 2008, 12:00am by Jolene Otremba

    ... and knowledge of the logistics in bulk chemicals and geographical product flows in Asia. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to work outside office hours is essential. ...

  9. On the move

    Posted Oct 07th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with,' Mr Lau said. Mr Lau said Baltrans, a listed small-cap which in December 2002 paid $126 million for Jardines Logistics, had about $100 million cash on hand. Baltrans doubled its interim net ...

  10. Taiwan kicks off annual five-day war games

    Posted Apr 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... outskirts, while two AH-1 attack helicopters were deployed over the bridge to shell the enemy. Thousands of reservists were called up to join the five-day drill, practising logistics, supply ...




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