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Singapore’s digital progress

Splash24/7 30 Sep 2022
To help maritime companies get started on their digital journey, the Maritime and Port Authority (MPA) launched the Maritime Digitalisation Playbook (MDP) in June 2020 with the Singapore Shipping Association and Infocomm Media Development Authority ... In partnership with the Port ...

Ports to give update on clean air action plan Oct. 12

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 30 Sep 2022
... trucks, Clean Truck Fund Rate implementation, ports’ annual ....

Letter: Do we need a shipping facility?

The World 29 Sep 2022
Few details have emerged as the Port of Coos Bay and its partner North Point Development seek combined federal MEGA Grant funding and a loan (likely federal) totaling at least $1 billion dollars to construct a shipping container terminal on lower Coos Bay ... Our Port announced a ...

Quant fund rebuffs debt worries to bet big on Adani stocks

The Times of India 29 Sep 2022
A quant fund is betting big on billionaire Gautam Adani’s flagship company, brushing aside concerns of leverage in the market, and burnishing its own performance in the process ... Adani Enterprises and Adani Ports ... form more than 15% of Quantamental Fund’s portfolio, according to Bloomberg data.

7IM Selects Bloomberg Buy Side Solutions to Streamline Trade Workflow and Optimize Target Operating Model

Longview News-Journal 29 Sep 2022
Bloomberg AIM also includes functionality that can be used for an efficient reconciliation process for cash and corporate actions, as well as both native and externally managed portfolio positions, including support for 7IM's mutual fund trading workflows ... 7IM has also adopted Bloomberg PORT to view and monitor intraday holdings.

Indonesian sovereign wealth fund draws $20 billion in co-investments

FX Empire 29 Sep 2022
SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Indonesia’s sovereign wealth fund has garnered more than $20 billion of co-investments from funds including Singapore’s GIC and Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, and is actively looking at infrastructure assets, its top executive told Reuters ... and sea ports.

Indonesian sovereign wealth fund draws $20 bln in co-investments

Reuters 29 Sep 2022
SINGAPORE, Sept 29 (Reuters) - Indonesia's sovereign wealth fund has garnered more than $20 billion of co-investments from funds including Singapore's GIC and Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, and is actively looking at infrastructure assets, its top executive told Reuters.

Singapore: ‘Partnership is key in the decarbonisation journey’

Splash24/7 29 Sep 2022
“With climate change on the global agenda, decarbonisation has become a top priority for the shipping industry, and maritime Singapore is committed towards decarbonising the maritime industry,” says Quah Ley Hoon, the departing chief executive of the Maritime and Port Authority (MPA) of Singapore.

Kittery agrees to fund fire station expansion after cost doubles to $1.5M. Here's how.

Portsmouth Herald 29 Sep 2022
Though the sale of the Walker Street station is for around $850,000 after fees, the funding fell well short of a new project cost estimate of $1,583,058 from Port One Architects, which has assisted the Kittery Fire Department with the expansion.

Underwater levee in the Mississippi? Here's the plan to protect the region's drinking water

The Advocate 29 Sep 2022
BY DAN SWENSON . Graphics Editor ... The parish's Belle Chasse treatment plant, which produces 6 million gallons of water a day, also provides water to Port Sulphur through a pipeline.�. This work is supported with a grant funded by the Walton Family Foundation and administered by the Society of Environmental Journalists. .

100 new jobs so far from Whanganui port upgrade – 200 more expected

RNZ 28 Sep 2022
Nearly 100 people have found jobs as part of the Whanganui port upgrade Te Pūwaha ... The Trust secured $1.5m of funding from Kānoa to establish a not-for-profit entity, Port Employment Precinct, to facilitate training development and sustainable local jobs in the port precinct, addressing skills training needs and labour supply gaps.

Georgia Ports Authority approves $60M terminal expansion in Brunswick

Longview News-Journal 28 Sep 2022
(The Center Square) — The Georgia Ports Authority approved $60 million for upgrades to its Colonel’s Island Terminal in Brunswick, the country’s second busiest port for total roll-on, roll-off cargo. A GPA spokeswoman told The Center Square that the authority is pulling the funding for the infrastructure and upgrade projects from port revenues.

Ireland to tap surplus, taxes on suppliers for any future energy measures -finance minister

Reuters 28 Sep 2022
"The first port of call for that will be the surplus we still believe we will have," Donohoe told a news conference when asked if he would tap the planned 6 billion euro national ...

Singapore and the lessons learned from the pandemic

Splash24/7 28 Sep 2022
It’s telling, however, that in a poll carried by Splash earlier this year, asking readers which port handled the pandemic the best, Singapore came away empty handed ... As such a crucial global hub port, the city is a vital conduit for crew changes. “Our ability to keep our ports open ...

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Russian President Vladimir Putin chairs a meeting with the heads of delegations to the 18th meeting of the Conference of Heads of Security and Intelligence Agencies of the Commonwealth of Independent States members via videoconference at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, Sept. 29, 2022
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