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Trump axes duty-free status for Rwanda's apparel exports

Russia accuses Trump of bullying Europe to buy U.S. LNG

  The Kremlin on Thursday rejected U.S. President Donald Trump’s description of Germany as a “captive” of Russia due to its energy reliance. Russia says...

Nine die in Turkey migrant boat mishap

IOM: Over 1,000 die in Mediterranean crossing to Europe

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said late on Sunday that more than 1,000 people have drowned in the Mediterranean this year sailing from Libya to...

Europe to increase women participation in shipping 

Europe to increase women participation in shipping 

European Transport Workers Federation (ETF) and the European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA) have discussed possible solutions to increase women’s...

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Pope to Europe: Stop exploiting Africa, share resources 

Europe should stop exploiting Africa and invest in ways that benefit the continent more, including by sharing mineral wealth more equitably, Pope Francis said. “We...

Migration: Tunisia allows stranded boat berth after two weeks

Europe accused of failing migrants in Libya

A former head of the European Union’s foreign service, Pierre Vimont, has accused Europe of not doing enough to help migrants trapped in Libya. Rising populism across...

Maersk Line expands presence in Canada and Europe with exclusive transatlantic service

Maersk Line expands presence in Canada and Europe with exclusive transatlantic service

Source: Maersk Line Maersk Line, the world’s largest shipping company has announced the expansion of its product portfolio between Europe’s Mediterranean...

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System failure disrupts air traffic in Europe

Airports across Europe on Tuesday warned of disruptions after a technical problem at Eurocontrol, the agency that runs the EU’s air traffic control system. The...

Schiphol Airport

Eurocontrol system failure disrupts air traffic in Europe

Airports across Europe on Tuesday warned of disruptions after a technical problem at Eurocontrol, the agency that runs the EU’s air traffic control system. The...

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Maersk to cut 17 port calls from new Asia-Europe schedules

Top global carrier Maersk Line is relaunching its Asia-Europe Network with an overall reduction of 17 port calls on its North European and Mediterranean strings and the...

Nigerian beans set for export to Europe

Nigerian beans set for export to Europe 

The United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) will begin a pilot export of Nigerian dried beans to the European Union in April. UNIDO’s Chief...

German carmakers insist U.S., Europe trade war must be avoided

German carmakers insist U.S., Europe trade war must be avoided

German carmakers on Monday said that a trade war between the United States and Europe must be avoided. They expressed their profound concern after U.S. President...

Libya stops Nigerian migrants from crossing into Europe

Libya stops Nigerian migrants from crossing into Europe

By Jite Eriabie Despite accusations of slavery in Libya, Nigerian migrants are still flocking the North African country in order to reach Europe. The Libyan coastguard...