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How the Port of Portland made peace with the longshoreman union

Executive Director Curtis Robinhold said port officials spent 'an inordinate amount of time' working with the ILWU to resolve labor issues and return container service to Terminal 6......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 14th, 2017

Cut post-harvest losses, boost agri exports: Union Minister Shekhawat

Union Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare Gajendra Singh Shekhawat has said concerted efforts should be made by both the states and the Union Government to enhance agricultural exp........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineNov 16th, 2017

Container service returning to Port of Portland"s abandoned Terminal 6

Container service at the Port of Portland Terminal 6, abandoned for a year and a half, will return in the new year, Gov. Kate Brown and port officials announced on Monday. Starting in January, Swire Shipping will call at the port “likely monthly,”.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 13th, 2017

EU Pushes U.K. on Key Brexit Divorce Issues

The U.K. has two weeks to show the European Union that sufficient progress has been made on a trio of divorce issues for talks to move onto Britain’s future relationship with the bloc, the EU’s chief Brexit negotiator said......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjNov 10th, 2017

Portland seeks plan for developing Amazon proposal site

Portland's urban renewal agency has requested applications for a master plan to redevelop an area that includes city-owned blocks on and around the former Pearl District Post Office and encompassing Union Station......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 9th, 2017

Global apparel brand with design office in Portland acquired by industry giant

Icebreaker, the high-end New Zealand-based wool apparel brand that once made Portland its North American headquarters, has been acquired by industry giant V.F. Corp. Terms of the deal with VF (NYSE: VFC), which will close early next year, were not.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 2nd, 2017

Myanmar crisis: Suu Kyi says the door is always open; calls for peace

She also urged all for the completion of work in laying down the basic principles for a federal union in 2018.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 31st, 2017

Ashok Leyland tries waterways to send cargoes to Bangladesh

A ship carrying 185 trucks was flagged by Union Minister for Shipping, Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari from Chennai Port to Mongla Port, Bangladesh.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 28th, 2017

Navi Mumbai, Karwar ports get funds for coastal shipping

The Union ministry of shipping has sanctioned grants under the Sagarmala Coastal Berth Scheme for Jawaharlal Nehru port (JNP) at Navi Mumbai and Karwar port in Karnataka. The government of Karnataka will get Rs 50 crore for dev.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 27th, 2017

Will Putin Retire? Russia"s Standoff With the West Will Rage On As Long As Its President Stays in Power, Says EU Envoy

The outgoing envoy for the European Union in Russia made the comments in a newspaper column......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 2nd, 2017

Hold talks with long-suffering Kashmiris: Yashwant Sinha

Yashwant Sinha, senior BJP leader and former Union Minister, has called for holding talks with Kashmiris in order to bring peace in Jammu and Kashmir. Generic invites for talks are not enough, he s........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineOct 2nd, 2017

Will Putin Retire? Russia"s Standoff With the West Will Rage On As Long As its President Stays in Power, Says EU Envoy

The outgoing envoy for the European Union in Russia made the comments in a newspaper column......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 2nd, 2017

Reducing food waste top priority for India: Badal

India has made it a huge priority to reduce its massive food waste, Union minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal has told American industry leaders seeking their investment and technology in this regard. Ind........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineSep 30th, 2017

Striking Canadian autoworkers offer deal to GM

Union negotiators at the Canadian plant where the popular Chevrolet Equinox is made say they are waiting on General Motors to act on a proposal that could get them closer to a deal to end a strike now in its second week. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 26th, 2017

EU Says Greece"s Finances Are Stabilized

European Union states decided on Monday to end disciplinary procedures against Greece over its excessive deficit, a sign of the progress the country has made in bringing order to its public finances......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjSep 26th, 2017

British police arrest man in hunt for London bombers

The arrest was made in the port area of Dover, where passenger ferries sail to France.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 16th, 2017

New Built Oregon program to give makers of color shelf space at Made Here PDX

Owners of consumer products companies will converge in Portland later this month for discussions, workshops and a celebration of Oregon as a consumer products hub at the first-annual Built Up Festival. The conference is run by consumer goods profess.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 15th, 2017

NSUI win in DUSU polls indicates Modi can"t fool people in 2019: Congress

The NSUI made a comeback in the Delhi University Students Union, bagging two of the four crucial DUSU posts including that of the President and Vice-president in the elections.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 13th, 2017

Top Brexit lawmaker says not enough progress in talks

The European Parliament's top Brexit envoy says not enough progress has been made in discussions between Britain and the European Union for any negotiations on a future trade relationship to begin......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 12th, 2017

What to Know Before Installing an E-Vehicle Charger at Home

So, you have made the switch to an electric vehicle and have environmentally friendly transportation. The next step is to install a charger port so that your vehicle is ready to go when you are. The main thing.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 11th, 2017

Green shoots of peace in Kashmir: Rajnath

The situation in Kashmir Valley has improved significantly over the past year and some green shoots of peace are visible, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said today as he expressed willingness to m........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineSep 11th, 2017