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  1. 'Smart' box bill sharpens focus on security

    Posted Mar 14th 2005, 12:00am by Russell Barling

    ... RUSSELL BARLING A bill moving through the United States Senate urges the country's security officials to set standards for the emerging 'smart' box industry and make the technology mandatory by 2009 for all shipments to America. The Intermo ...

  2. Business - Economy - LOGISTICS

    Logistics industry urges government for more support

    Posted Oct 30th 2012, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... government urged The government should give more support to the logistics sector if the city is to thrive as a regional distribution hub, industry trade groups say. Their call comes amid growing industry concern that buildings in Kowloon used for logistics purposes are being demolished and the sites redeveloped as upmarket offices, putting further pressure on supply. Dr Paul Tsui Hon-yan, ...

  3. 'Smart' box bill sharpens US focus on security

    Posted Mar 14th 2005, 12:00am by Russell Barling

    ... Russell Barling Developers of new technology point to potential savings from greater efficiency A bill moving through the United States Senate urges the country's security officials to set standards for the emerging 'smart' box industry and ...

  4. Regional shippers wake up to demand for greener logistics

    Posted Dec 06th 2010, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... compared with OOCL. In Britain, the ports of Liverpool and Manchester are promoting themselves to shipping lines, logistics companies and cargo owners based on the emissions savings ...

  5. More land set for logistics operations, industry insiders say

    Posted Jul 27th 2009, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... Anita Lam The government intends to provide more land for logistics operations near Kwai Chung Container Terminal in the next two years, people familiar with the issue say. Logistics-service providers were disappointed earlier when Secretary for Transport and Housing Eva Cheng said the current poor economy did not favour the construction of a logistics park at Lantau- proposed ...

  6. Valuable lesson in logistics

    Posted Apr 30th 2007, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau Nineteen students from Christ College, who visited the courier company FedEx earlier this month, gained a better understanding of logistics and valuable on-the-job experience. ... to get the job done at FedEx.' Kevin, who had to sort out packages, said he learned a lot about the work flow of a logistics company. 'I had to put the packages into the right boxes ...

  7. Mainland can deliver the goods for transport sector

    Posted Feb 25th 2006, 12:00am by John Casey

    ... to the mainland and other low-cost production centres in Asia has fostered the rapid growth of the region's logistics and express delivery sector. Hong Kong is ideally placed to benefit from ... home, both sea and air facilities in the mainland are rapidly expanding and improving operations,' he said. Mainland logistics companies such as Sinotrans and bigger international players ...

  8. Business - Economy - TRANSPORT

    Hong Kong needs more double-tax deals, says industry

    Posted Mar 01st 2013, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... to sign more tax-friendly treaties, develop its logistics-related infrastructure and increase the promotion of its shipping and aviation sectors to lure more foreign companies, senior transport ... applicable to shipping or aviation although comprehensive agreements were best. What is needed is more of this kind of trump cards. Whether it is the third runway, logistics parks or more container ...

  9. Comment - Letters

    Subcontracting is not immoral

    Posted Jun 03rd 2013, 12:00am

    ... Subcontracting of workers is accepted international practice I refer to Tony Yuen's letter ("Bosses' greed the real villain in strike fallout", May 18). Mr Yuen said that the Hong Kong's logistics industry has weakened over the past two decades as a result of rising terminal operating costs and the "raised terminal charges" by the terminal operators. ...

  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

    ... 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 ...




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