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God makes me stupid for a reason

It’s Monday and my first full day in London. The plan today is to take the train to the Victoria and Albert Museum in South Kensington, then pop next door to the Natural History Museum, and then totter my weary feet down to Harrods. 1.159 more words

Travel

Thailand considers tolls for roads used by cross-border motorists

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BANGKOK: Thailand might collect tolls for roads used by motorists crossing the border from neighbouring countries, a senior government official said on Monday (Jun 26), China’s Xinhua news agency reported. 147 more words

Current Affairs

Yangshan largest automated port to become operational by year end

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Yangshan port

Shanghai Yangshan port

SHANGHAI, Jun 27 (FAM) – Phase 4 construction of the Yangshan Deep-Water Port, which is under installation and commissioning, is planned for trial operation by the end of the year. 68 more words

TRANSPORT

Transpacific recovery comes too late for contract rates

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LONDON, Jun 27 (FAM) – Container volumes from Asia to the west coast of North America continued growing by almost 5% in the first part of this year, although US importers have been spared really big increases in annual contract prices because of relatively weak demand in the first two months of this year, analysis by Drewry indicates. 63 more words

TRANSPORT

CEVA launches Guangdong-Germany rail freight service

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GUANGZHOU, Jul 27 (FAM) – CEVA Logistics has added to the growing list of China-Europe rail freight services by launching a new rail service linking Shilong in southern China’s Guangdong province to Hamburg in Germany via the “southern route”. 66 more words

TRANSPORT

China Railway finishes Botswana interchange

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BOTSWANA, Jun 27 (FAM) – The first interchange in the Botswana city of Francistown, which is being built by China Railway Seventh Group, will officially open in late July and reduce traffic congestion, a Botswana senior official said Sunday. 22 more words

TRANSPORT

E-commerce shippers welcome cross-border parcels breakthrough

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BRUSSELS, Jun 27 (FAM) – E-commerce shippers have welcomed what they believe is a major breakthrough in cross-border parcels logistics with a harmonised international labelling system will make it easier for customers to switch or use multiple logistics operators. 36 more words

TRANSPORT