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Head of Port Authority of New York and New Jersey tests positive for coronavirus

Head of Port Authority of New York and New Jersey tests positive for coronavirus

    The head of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has tested positive for coronavirus, New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced on Monday. The...

New coalition to push for shipping’s decarbonization formed in New York 

New coalition to push for shipping’s decarbonization formed in New York 

  The Getting to Zero Coalition, a new alliance that will lead the push for international shipping’s decarbonization, has been launched at the UN Climate Action...

Buhari leaves for New York

Buhari leaves for New York on Sunday 

  President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja Sunday for New York, United States to participate in the 74th Session of the United Nations General Assembly...

Swedish teenager activist arrives New York on zero-emission yacht

Swedish teenager activist arrives New York on zero-emission yacht

  Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg sailed into New York Harbor on Wednesday in a zero-carbon emissions vessel, completing her 14-day journey from England to...

Container volume hits 7m TEU at Port of New York and New Jersey

Port of New York, New Jersey handles record 1.8M TEU in Q1

The Port of New York and New Jersey is continuing with good results as it handled an all-time record of 1,800,000 TEU (20-foot equivalent units) during the first quarter...

U.S. Customs seizes $77m cocaine at New York/New Jersey port 

U.S. Customs seizes $77m cocaine at New York/New Jersey port 

A joint operation involving the U. S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has seized about 3,200 pounds (1450kg) of cocaine worth $77 million in what officials said is...

Passengers fall sick on Emirates flight to New York

Passengers fall sick on Emirates flight to New York

An Emirates airline flight from Dubai was on Wednesday morning quarantined at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport after passengers became ill during the...

Emirates jet with sick passengers quarantined in New York

Emirates jet with sick passengers quarantined in New York

An Emirates airline flight from Dubai was on Wednesday morning quarantined at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport after passengers became ill during the...

AIB detains Delta Airlines crew over aircraft fire

Delta adds Lagos-New York route 

Delta Airlnes has commenced a new service from Lagos to New York-JFK “to link the financial capital of Nigeria to that of the world”. The route complements the...

Maerski-Hamburg SUD

Maersk Line joins New York Shipping Exchange

By Jite Eriabie The New York Shipping Exchange (NYSHEX) has announced that Maersk Line, the world’s largest container ocean carrier, has joined as a founding member...

Bomb explodes at New York’s Port Authority

Bomb explodes at New York’s Port Authority

By Jite Eriabie  There were reports of a possible terror attack in New York City, after an explosion was felt Monday morning in a subway station near Times Square....

New York Port Authority

Pipe bomb explodes in subway passage near Port Authority terminal

An explosion rocked New York’s Port Authority, one of the city’s busiest commuter hubs in midtown Manhattan, during Monday morning’s rush hour, injuring several...