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Shenzhou XV crew get ready for spacewalk

China Daily 09 Feb 2023
As one of the largest-ever space-based assets, the Tiangong station now consists of the Tianhe core module, the Wentian and Mengtian science capsules, the Shenzhou XV spacecraft and the Tianzhou 5 cargo ship. It has an overall weight of nearly 100 metric tons and is expected to ...

Grain ships sail fewer days

Capital Press 07 Feb 2023
In the digital age time passes quickly and change comes rapidly – including changes in Wisconsin and world shipping and trade ... With many statistics for 2022 coming in it’s possible to look at a snapshot of shipping in Wisconsin and the world ... A total of 704 ships visited the port in 2022 compared to 218 in 2021 ... And another new ship is in the offing.

eRank Reports on 2022 Etsy Shopper Buying Habits

Eagle-Tribune 07 Feb 2023
CLEVELAND, Feb. 07, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In November of each year, top-ranked Etsy SEO site eRank surveys 1,000 consumers who have recently purchased from Etsy to inquire about their shopping experience on the online marketplace.� ... On Jan ... Opinions are ranked on Etsy seller metrics ranging from item price to packaging and shipping ... 1 Etsy SEO site.

Peace Ark brings new wave of medical aid

China Daily 06 Feb 2023
The PLA Navy's hospital ship is back in action after a break caused by the COVID-19 pandemic ... Designed as a well-equipped oceangoing clinic, China's first hospital ship with a displacement of over 10,000 metric tons boasts 16 departments, eight operating rooms and more than 300 beds.

E-commerce firm receives three-star Lazada Partner certification

The Manila Times 05 Feb 2023
In a statement, etaily said the Qualified 3-Star Certified Lazada Partners is a rating above the set Lazada Partners Assessment Metrics, which evaluates factors including ship-on-time, return rate, ancellation rate, same-day chat response rate, seller rating, availability to purchase, campaign join rate, and participation in special projects ... ....

Sri Lankan coal company requests over 12 million USD amid power cuts fear

Xinhua 04 Feb 2023
COLOMBO, Feb ... dollars to buy coal for power plants ... The Lanka Coal Company needs 2 million metric tons of coal annually, or 33 ship loads, to manage energy needs, he said ... ■. EXPLORE XINHUANET. News. In-depthSportsBusinessCultureWorldChina Regions. Asia & PacificEuropeMiddle EastNorth AmericaSouth AmericaAfricaOrganizations Services ... .

E-commerce enabler gets 3-star award as Lazada partner

Manila Standard 04 Feb 2023
Qualified 3-Star certified Lazada partners score above the set Lazada partners assessment metrics which evaluates factors including ship-on-time, return rate, cancellation rate, same-day chat response rate, seller rating, availability to purchase, campaign join rate, and participation in special projects ... ....

IRC Has Resumed Operations in Education, Health Sectors

Tolo News 02 Feb 2023
WFP Afghanistan is expecting nearly 100,000 metric tons of wheat grains from Ukraine thanks to contributions from the United States of America and Canada. From Ukraine the wheat is being shipped to Turkey for milling and fortification. We expect 68,000 metric tons of fortified wheat flour for Afghanistan.

10 years to build a new icebreaker? Great Lakes shippers cry foul

Michigan Live 02 Feb 2023
CLEVELAND, OH — The shipping industry got a Christmas present in December ... The $350 million ship might take a decade or more to build. “We think it’s kind of ridiculous,” said Jim Weakley, president of the Lake Carriers Association, a trade organization which represents U.S.-flagged ships on the Great Lakes.

China leads globally in ship orders, output 01 Feb 2023
Last year marked the 13th straight year for Chinese ship manufacturers to hold the largest share of global markets ... In 2022, China began construction of its second-largest cruise ship and delivered the world's first 100,000-metric-ton intelligent aquaculture ship and super-large container ships with a 20-foot equivalent unit capacity of 24,000.

Brazil Wants to Abandon a 34,000-Ton Ship at Sea. It Would be an Environmental Disaster

Yahoo Daily News 01 Feb 2023
Ocean watchdogs say sinking a boat as big and old as the São Paulo would be an environmental disaster; according to the Basel Action Network (BAN), an NGO, the ship contains thousands of metric tons of asbestos and other toxic substances in its electrical wiring, paints, and fuel stores.Story continues.

Brazil's Proposal to Sink “Toxic” Carrier Raises Environmental Protest

The Maritime Executive 01 Feb 2023
In addition to the repeated contentions that the vessel still has large amounts of asbestos aboard, the NGOs citing the vessel’s sister ship the Clemenceau, said they believe the Brazilian ship also contains more than 300 metric tons of PCB-laden materials such as the wiring and gaskets.

US Navy's Ship Operating Costs at Sea Soared by $2.5Bln Over Past Decade - Report

Urdu Point 31 Jan 2023
The GAO reviewed key sustainment metrics for ten ship classes and found that from fiscal years 2011 through 2021, they faced persistent and worsening sustainment challenges, the report said ... Steaming hours (the number of hours a ship is generally in an operating or training ...

Logistics giant ESLSE attains success mid budget year despite global bumps

Capital Ethiopia 30 Jan 2023
The role of the logistics giant, Ethiopian Shipping and Logistics Services Enterprise (ESLSE) has been noted as crucial in supporting the scheme since it has contributed to positioning its empty containers for exporters ... Of the stated volume, one million ton and 102,000 metric tons was handled by ESLSE for import and export activities respectively.

Rush seen at petrol stations: Reports about hike in petroleum prices misleading, says Ogra

The News International 29 Jan 2023
Representational image. ISLAMABAD ... “Furthermore, ships carrying 101,000MT [Metric Ton] petrol is at berth/outer anchorage.” The Ogra’s statement came after a countrywide power breakdown that triggered speculation that the country was running out of fuel to run its power plants. Comments. Comment. .

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