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All issues linked to planning and strategies of companies, organisations and governments which own ports. This includes plans to increase traffic and the capacity of ports and generate revenue.

New railway connection agreement between Greece and Bulgaria

Kavala, Greece (Ports Europe) September 6, 2017 – A memorandum of understanding between Bulgaria and Greece for a new railway connection will be signed...

New environmental study for proposed Barreiro Container Terminal in Lisbon

Lisbon, Portugal (Ports Europe) September 5, 2017 – The current environmental impact assessment of the Barreiro Container Terminal will be stopped and a...

Abruzzo to have special economic zone (ZES)

Pescara, Italy (Ports Europe) September 5, 2017 – Minister for the South of Italy Claudio De Vincenti has announced that the Abruzzo and Molise regions...

Italy’s Transport Regulatory Authority visits Trieste port 

Trieste, Italy (Ports Europe) September 4, 2017 – The recent visit to Trieste port of Autorità per la regolamentazione dei Trasporti (the Transport...

Cruise Shipping and Urban Development: The Case of Piraeus

Piraeus, Greece (Ports Europe) September 2, 2017 – The International Transport Forum (ITF) has published a report which assesses the impacts of cruise...

ITF: Local Governments and Ports report

Brussels, Belgium (Ports Europe) September 2, 2017 – The International Transport Forum (ITF) has published a report that compares the different ways in...

Vigo port mulls concession of wholesale fish market

Vigo, Spain (Ports Europe) September 1, 2017 – The president of Vigo port authority (Autoridad Portuaria de Vigo), Enrique López Veiga, has said that...

Friuli Venezia Giulia and Fincantieri to create cruise industry academy

Monfalcone, Italy (Ports Europe) September 1, 2017 – The region of Friuli-Venezia Giulia and Fincantieri S.p.A. plan to sign a Memorandum of...

Autorita’ di Sistema Portuale del Mar Ligure Orientale to presents plans

La Spezia, Italy (Ports Europe) September 1, 2017 – On September 4, Autorita’ di Sistema Portuale del Mar Ligure Orientale (AdSP – Eastern...

Santander City Council, port join forces to improve area of Maritime Station

Santander, Spain (Ports Europe) August 31, 2017 – Santander City Council and Santander port authority (Autoridad Portuaria de Santander) have signed an...

Valencia port concludes corporate management systems modernisation project

Valencia, Spain (Ports Europe) August 28, 2017 – Valencia port has concluded a modernisation process in its corporate management systems. The main change has...

Hapag-Lloyd works on integrating UASC business in Egypt

Port Said, Egypt (Ports Europe) August 28, 2017 – Hapag-Lloyd confirmed that the process of merging with UASC businesses in Egypt is currently underway. The...

Seville port awards €200,000 contract to Advanced Logistics Group

Seville, Spain (Ports Europe) August 28, 2017 –  Seville port authority (Autoridad Portuaria de Sevilla) has selected the bid of Spanish company Advanced...

Castellón provincial council reaffirms commitment to PortCastelló Foundation

Castellón, Spain (Ports Europe) August 25, 2017 – Castellón local parliament has renewed its commitment to the PortCastelló Foundation with the aim of...

Portuguese cargo transport firms visit Leixões port

Leixões, Portugal (Ports Europe) August 24, 2017 – Portuguese association of public transport carriers of goods ANTRAM and TCL – Terminal de...

French Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs Jean-Yves Le Drian visits Marseille port

Marseille, France (Ports Europe) August 25, 2017 – The French Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs Jean-Yves Le Drian has visited Marseille port and...

Andalusian ports join forces to launch regional cruise service

Cádiz, Spain (Ports Europe) August 22, 2017 – The Andalusian port authorities are working on the creation of a cruise line linking the main tourist...

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