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Local leaders announced millions of dollars in funding to upgrade Narragansett port.
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GREEN BAY, Wis. -- In the last two-year budget, approximately $12.9 million dollars had been set aside for the State Harbor Assistance Program. But Governor Scott Walker's budget proposal would remove $10.7 million of that funding, according to port and harbor officials.
The World Bank has agreed to give Tanzania a $305 million loan to expand the port of Dar es Salaam located in the main commercial city. The loan is part of a $785 million loan from the Bank that the Tanzanian government is seeking to execute development projects in the east African economy. "The World Bank has agreed to give Tanzania loans for various development projects, including a credit of $305 million for an expansion project at the Dar es Salaam port," Finance and Planning Minister Phil… READ MORE : http://www.africanews.com/2017/01/27/tanzania-to-receive-world-bank-funding-for-dar-es-salaam-port-expansion Africanews is a new pan-African media pioneering multilingual and independent news telling expertise in Sub-Saharan Africa. Subscribe on ourYoutube channel : https://www.youtub...
Kurt Nagle, president and CEO of American Association of Port Authorities, discusses how ports are moving aggressively to deepen their harbors and build larger terminals and are looking to a variety of public and private sources of funding for these projects. At the same time, ports are addressing the environmental issues they face as port growth impacts upon neighboring communities.
Taitungs Dawu Fishing Port, which has long been plagued by silt, is expected to receive NT$25 million from the Executive Yuans Fisheries Agency to help ease the situation. This is the first such support in many years, but many fishermen remain skeptical.
The Port Aransas Chamber of Commerce knows their city needs funding to rebuild schools, churches and businesses. What better way to express that need than by hearing it from those that need it most. They’re showcasing videos online, produced by Dark Lab Media, that share personal stories to show federal and state governments that they still need help. They’ve partnered with Cinnamon Shore, City of Port Aransas, Mustang Island Chamber of Commerce and the Tourism Bureau to create the “New Day Port A Fund”, established to assist hurricane victims with support and recovery. “We built this idea of how to bring the right message to our agencies to DC as well as Texas. We had to make sure this is from the heart and this isn’t scripted,” said Jeffrey Hentz, President of the Port Aransas Ch...
Mark Bailey, Minister for Ports (Queensland Government) and Ranee Crosby, Chief Executive Officer Port of Townsville Limited talk about the announcement of $75 in funding towards the Townsville Port Channel Capacity Upgrade Project. More information here
State Government funding totalling $9.1 million will be provided to help secure the future of the Lakes Entrance bar, Australias largest fishing port. Independent Member for Gippsland East Craig Ingram said the funding was welcome news for Ports and the local fishing industry. He said the consistency of the bar crossing would make the local port more attractive to larger recreational vessels.
One of the key objectives of the ISWAN Port Welfare Partnership Pilot Project is to attract further funding necessary for the pilot project seamlessly transform itself into a major project in order to meet the needs of a global industry. To help achieve this objective, the major maritime funding charity Seafarers UK has agreed to act as Project Funding Co-ordinator. Subject to the expected success of the pilot project, Seafarers UK will be seeking funding partners to turn the pilot into a major project in order to set up as many Welfare Boards in as many countries and major ports as possible over a 5 year period.
Governor Rick Scott threatens funding of Port of Palm Beach Subscribe to WPBF on YouTube now for more: http://bit.ly/1qfxvbX Get more West Palm Beach news: http://www.wpbf.com/ Like us: http://www.facebook.com/wpbf25news Follow us: http://twitter.com/WPBF25News Google+: http://plus.google.com/+WPBF
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The Port Covington development project in Baltimore is all but a done deal after a group of City Council members went around the chair of a committee who was holding up a key vote. Subscribe to WBAL on YouTube now for more: http://bit.ly/1oJSRCN Get more Baltimore news: http://wbaltv.com Like us: http://facebook.com/wbaltv11 Follow us: https://twitter.com/wbaltv11 Google+: https://plus.google.com/+wbaltv11
Port of Newcastle welcomes the NSW Government’s announcement of $500,000 towards the preservation and rejuvenation of the Carrington Hydraulic Engine House (the Pumphouse) and the creation of an outdoor space accessible to the community.
Most of the long-awaited money to dredge the Port of Georgetown is on its way from the state of South Carolina. Follow us on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/CarolinaLive Like us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/newschannel15 Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/WPDENewsChannel15