Latest News for: Switzerland shipping


Advocates for refugees, environment and health win ‘alternative Nobels’

La Prensa Latina 28 Sep 2023
... the European Union to prevent these deaths,” SOS Mediterranee works as a European network with teams in Germany, France, Italy and Switzerland, jointly financing and operating a rescue ship that has helped more than 38,000 people on one of the world’s deadliest migration routes.

Nautilus and Swiss Shipowners try to save the Swiss flag

SAFETY4SEA 25 Sep 2023
After the expiry of the guarantee granted by the Confederation for each ship under the abolished guarantee system, these 14 ships will leave Switzerland in the next two to five years, sealing the end of the Swiss flag ... providing a level playing field for the Swiss shipping sector ...

Lucas: Biden leaves cities hanging on migrant aid

Boston Herald 25 Sep 2023
Iran, yes, New York, no. That just about sums up President Joe Biden’s attitude when it comes to providing aid to New Yorkers who are being dragged under by the hordes of illegal immigrants who have invaded the city ... does not pay ransom,” Kerry said as the $400 million was shipped to Switzerland to be laundered into euros so not to break U.S ... Tags.

Calls to Change Swiss Law to Save Its National Merchant Marine

The Maritime Executive 23 Sep 2023
According to today’s statement from Nautilus and the Swiss Shipowners Association, Switzerland's registry is down to just 14 ships and that is likely to continue to decline in the next two to five years as the remaining ships are grandfathered into a now-abolished guarantee system with their individual guarantees set to expire.

Swiss shipping flag in danger of disappearing

Splash24/7 22 Sep 2023
Switzerland must offer shipping companies better, more attractive framework conditions, such as a tonnage tax, the union and local shipowners have urged, something that is under consideration in Bern ... containerline, the Aponte family-controlled Mediterranean Shipping Co (MSC).

15 countries join UN convention to promote legal certainty in judicial sale of ships

Business Line 13 Sep 2023
In a significant development, 15 countries, including China, Saudi Arabia, Singapore and Switzerland, signed the UN Convention on the International Effects of Judicial Sales of Ships to promote legal certainty and predictability at the international level by creating a ...

Prosecutors suspend probe into cocaine seizure at Swiss Nespresso factory

Swissinfo 13 Sep 2023
... suspending an investigation into the seizure last year of over 500kg of cocaine concealed in a container shipped from Brazil to the Nespresso factory in the town of Romont in western Switzerland.

HHLA informs on the submission of a voluntary public takeover offer by MSC group

Fresh Plaza 13 Sep 2023
Port of Hamburg Beteiligungsgesellschaft SE, a wholly-owned indirect subsidiary of MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A., Switzerland, on 13 September 2023 published its decision decided to submit a voluntary public takeover offer in the form of a cash offer to the shareholders ...

Tragedy: Small Sports Plane Crashes at Air Parade, Killing Two People

Hungary Today 11 Sep 2023
One of the planes on a demonstration flight crashed on Sunday at the Börgönd Aviation Day (central Hungary). According to the Fejér County Police Headquarters, a 67-year-old man and his 37-year-old son died in the accident, reports ... Pál Győrfi noted ... The T-28 Trojan ... The plane was dismantled and shipped to Switzerland ... Related article ... ....

Poseidon Expeditions announces partnership with Sea Chefs for catering and hospitality management aboard the Sea Spirit

TravelDailyNews 08 Sep 2023
PROVIDENCE, RI – Polar expedition ship operator Poseidon Expeditions announced its upcoming cooperation with Switzerland-based Sea Chefs ... Sea Chefs’ reputation and track record are well-established, as they have successfully served ocean-going vessels, riverboats and expedition ships for many years.

Swiss parliamentary panel urges expulsions of Russian, other spies who threaten national security

Yahoo Daily News 06 Sep 2023
... over Switzerland's refusal to allow European partners to ship Swiss-made weaponry to Ukraine, among other complaints.

Iran says South Korea could release ‘Iranian funds’

The Jerusalem Post 05 Sep 2023
Iran’s Fars News Agency reported on Tuesday that South Korea’s Foreign Minister has said that efforts to “transfer Iranian funds that were blocked in South Korea are continuing.”. Iran has in the past targeted South Korean ships ... The assets have been moved to Switzerland. IRGC siezes ship near Bu Musa Island, Iran (credit ... .

Companies in the Agro-Processing Industry Contributing to Improving Food and Nutrition

Business Ghana 05 Sep 2023
It is important to include fruits in our daily diet to maintain good health and prevent diseases ... Their export products include mango, papaya, pineapple, melon, and coconut, which are shipped to destinations such as the United Kingdom, The Netherlands, France, Italy, and Switzerland ... Furthermore, fruit fibre can prevent kidney stone formation ... .

Council for Medical Schemes is ‘deeply disturbed’ by allegations of billing fraud against Mediclinic

Independent online (SA) 28 Aug 2023
In June Mediclinic International delisted from the JSE, London Stock Exchange and Namibian Stock Exchange after a consortium, with Switzerland's MSC Mediterranean Shipping, led by the Johannesburg-listed investment firm, Remgro, completed the $4.44 billion (at that time R74.3bn) acquisition of the healthcare group ... BUSINESS REPORT .