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UN refugee chief blasts Europe for shutting out migrants 

UN refugee chief blasts Europe for shutting out migrants 

  The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi, on Monday lambasted countries that close their doors to desperate migrants and Europe’s...

Ships to pay for pollution in Europe 

Ships to pay for pollution in Europe 

  The European Parliament on Tuesday voted in favour of including greenhouse gas emissions from the maritime sector in the European Union’s carbon market from...

Fitch: Global shipping outlook is negative

COVID-19 exerts severe impact on shipping in Europe — Report

  Survey results show that important segments of the European shipping industry are heavily impacted, and European or national measures are not always available in...

Donald Trump

Coronavirus: Trump exempts trade as he suspends travel from Europe 

  In an Oval Office address to the United States about the coronavirus pandemic on Thursday, President Trump announced a ban on all travel from Europe to the United...

Coronavirus: Trump suspends travel from Europe for 30 days

Coronavirus: Trump suspends travel from Europe for 30 days

  In an Oval Office address to the United States about the coronavirus pandemic, President Trump announced a ban on all travel from Europe to the United States for...

Coronavirus: Shipping lines cancel 105 sailings from Asia to North America, Europe 

Coronavirus: Shipping lines cancel 105 sailings from Asia to North America, Europe 

  Ocean carriers canceled about 105 sailings on the routes from Asia to the North America and Europe/Mediterranean regions alone in February 2020, according to the...

Netherlands has best transport infrastructure in Europe — WEF

Netherlands has best transport infrastructure in Europe — WEF

The World Economic Forum (WEF) recently presented the Global Competitiveness Report 2019 with The Netherlands once again holding first place in Europe when it comes to...

World’s largest container ship sets sail from Tianjin

MSC Gülsün, world’s largest containership, returns to Europe 

MSC Gülsün, the world’s largest containership, has arrived in Europe after completing its maiden voyage from the north of China, Swiss Mediterranean Shipping Company...

Cocaine trafficking into Europe doubles in two years 

Cocaine trafficking into Europe doubles in two years 

The amount of cocaine seized by authorities in Europe doubled in 2017 to reach a record 140 tonnes in a strong indication of soaring mass supply of the drug coming from...

44% of goods handled at Spanish ports were for Europe

44% of goods handled at Spanish ports were for Europe

Ports of the State, the company responsible for managing Spain’s state-owned ports said on Thursday that 44 percent of the goods handled by Spanish ports in 2018 had...

Yam

Nigerian yam traders seek duty-free export to Europe

The National Association of Yam Farmers, Processors and Marketers has appealed to the Federal Government to sign relevant trade agreements with the European Union to...

Afghanistan inaugurates air cargo route to Turkey, Europe

Afghanistan inaugurates air cargo route to Turkey, Europe

Landlocked Afghanistan on Wednesday, inaugurated an air cargo route linking the city of Mazar-i-Sharif with Istanbul and destinations in Europe, as an alternative to the...