Antwerp port, Amazon test drones

Antwerp - “Drones are a key element in the development of a digital nervous system through the port of Antwerp.


Chinese President Xi Jinping to visit Brazil in November for BRICS summit

Sao Paulo - Brazil’s Vice President Hamilton Mourao said on Monday that Chinese President Xi Jinping will visit Brazil in November, as the two nations seek to strengthen political and economic ties at a time of global trade tensions.


Russian Railways eyes shorter transit times between Japan and Europe

Moscow - Russian Railways plans to significantly reduce transit times between Japan and Europe to generate increased volumes out of the east Asian nation.


Milvio appointed as new CFO Autostrade per l’Italia

Milan - Alberto Milvio has been appointed as chief financial officerof Autostrade per l’Italia (ASPI) in place of Giancarlo Guenzi who had held this office since 2007 and who continues to hold the position of Vice-Chairman of the company with responsibility for Finance and the position of CFO of Atlantia


Piraeus leads Cosco’s overseas ports

Beijing - Cosco Shipping Ports Limited, the world’s leading ports operator, yesterday announced interim results of the Company and its subsidiaries for the six months ended 30 June 2019. Revenue was US$ 517.9 million +4.5% yoy

Portugal’s fuel-tanker drivers back down, walkout continues
Portugal’s striking fuel-tanker drivers ready to talk to employers
Hong Kong protesters offer apologies, China doubles down after airport clash
Grieving relatives ask Italian road chiefs to leave bridge memorial ceremony
“Parts of collapsed Italian bridge lacked maintenance for 25 years”