Qatar has presented the International Civil Aviation Organization with an offer to serve as the new permanent seat of the United Nations agency.
International Transportation Policy
22 Apr 2013
The International Civil Aviation Organization and the International Air Cargo Association have signed a declaration of intent to strengthen their cooperation on technical matters.
17 Apr 2013
Ongoing congestion at India’s gateway Port of Chennai is continuing to drive demand for alternative port options on India’s east coast.
08 Apr 2013
United Parcel Service is appealing the European Union’s decision to block its planned 5.2 billion euro ($6.8 billion) ta
04 Apr 2013
China’s government has vowed to build 42 transportation hubs by the end of 2015, with at least one in every province, autonomous region and municipality.
02 Apr 2013
Mexico’s Comisión Nacional de Seguridad has plans to launch a new initiative to decrease crime on Mexico’s highways, including cargo crimes.
02 Apr 2013
The latest IATA cargo figures again show the Middle East is the only region posting significant year-on-year traffic growth in a flat lining global market.
27 Mar 2013
Unionized truckers in India have called for an indefinite work stoppage starting at midnight March 31 to protest against deregulation of fuel prices and a steep hike in insurance premiums.
25 Mar 2013
Two Italian ship guards accused of killing two Indian fishermen off the Kerala coast in February last year returned to New Delhi on Friday evening, easing a standoff that threatened to strain diplomatic ties between the two countries.
12 Mar 2013
The Italian foreign ministry on Tuesday said it will not send back two ship guards charged with the killing of Indian fishermen off the Kerala coast in February 2012, dealing a severe blow to the trial process initiated by the Indian Supreme Court.
26 Feb 2013
The International Air Transport Association has called on governments to settle on a worldwide approach to market-based measures to help manage the 2 percent of global manmade carbon emissions produced by...
22 Feb 2013
Global insurance companies that provide cargo risk coverage are starting to see a growing number of claims for losses due