Latest News for: Port risks


Tinka Announces Filing of Technical Report on an Updated Preliminary Economic Assessment of the Ayawilca ...

ACCESSWIRE 15 Apr 2024
Location in a world-class mining jurisdiction, close to a zinc smelter and port ... Such statements reflect the current risks, uncertainties and assumptions related to certain factors including, without limitations.

Why is Montreal a stolen car export hub? Jurisdiction limits and size, officials say

Moosejaw Today 14 Apr 2024
... ports combined ... Patrick Brown, the mayor of the Peel Region city of Brampton, said a lack of container screening at the Montreal port has made exporting stolen vehicles a lucrative, low-risk endeavour.

They’re fighting polluters destroying historically Black towns – starting with their own

AOL 14 Apr 2024
These days, Gulfport wants to build a thruway to connect the shipping port with the highway, slicing Turkey Creek in half again and increasing flooding risk for the already vulnerable creekside community.

Baltimore’s port expected to rebound from Key Bridge disaster once channel reopens

Baltimore Sun 13 Apr 2024
“The risk is there until this port opens, that we are now somewhat more stretched thin,” said Peter Maithel, a Detroit-based automotive industry strategy leader for Infor, a software firm serving automotive and other industries.

Feature: Lebanese fishermen risk losing livelihood as Israel interferes with navigation systems

Xinhua 13 Apr 2024
However, since the start of the Hezbollah-Israel confrontations, the fisherman, who resides in southern Lebanon, is facing the risk of losing his livelihood ... Lebanese fishermen risk losing livelihood as Israel interferes with navigation systems.

Moran urging intelligence community to declassify information that would show TikTok’s national security threat

Lawrence Journal World 13 Apr 2024
Moran also said federal officials were examining the risks of Chinese-made cranes that are used in busy ports being able to be shut down remotely due to the presence of a particular computer chip that could disable the crane.

‘It is simply best not to get pregnant’: women left terrified as Haiti’s maternity services collapse

The Observer 12 Apr 2024
The UN estimates that 3,000 pregnant women in Port-au-Prince are at risk of being cut off from essential health services ... The risk is unprecedented.” ... how salty water is putting Bangladesh’s pregnant women at risk.

Navigator Gas completes its first STS transfer of ammonia

SAFETY4SEA 12 Apr 2024
We implemented our comprehensive safety and risk management procedures to complete the transfer in a safe manner, in compliance with the regulations and port authority requirements.

Time runs out for Americans hoping to flee chaos in Haiti

Sandhills Express 12 Apr 2024
... amid gang violence in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, April 8, 2024 ... But the agency warned that as the ongoing chaos impacts ports in the country, its food stocks “risk running out by the end of the month.”.

Safety considerations for establishing green corridors

SAFETY4SEA 12 Apr 2024
Arrange early planning for safety assessments Conduct a risk assessment of port operations and bunkering Use available standards to ease future port acceptance Understand the risk to third parties in ...

The supply of clean drinking water to ships’ crews

SAFETY4SEA 11 Apr 2024
Each step presents potential risks for contamination, making the port’s role in safeguarding water quality all the more critical. Each step presents potential risks for contamination, making the ...

Russian missile attack kills four in Odesa district, governor says

CyprusMail 11 Apr 2024
A petrol station had been hit, increasing the risk of explosions in the area. Odesa, one of Ukraine’s busiest ports, has been a frequent target of Russian attacks in the ...

Iran has options but all are risky

The Manila Times 11 Apr 2024
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei's regime will prioritize safeguarding its nuclear program, normalizing ties with the Biden administration and perpetuating proxy conflicts with Israel through Arab intermediaries, rather than risking direct confrontation.

Congress just touching the TikTok tip of the iceberg of China’s spying

New York Post 11 Apr 2024
This is an important first step to address TikTok’s known surveillance risk, yet it leaves the vast bulk of China’s intelligence-gathering apparatus untouched ... Congress cannot properly address this risk one Chinese company at a time.

Sailors Protest against Port Closures in the City Center of Budapest

Hungary Today 10 Apr 2024
The livelihoods of tens of thousands of sailors will be put at risk if the Hungarian capital bans large ships from most of its ports and closes down harbors from next year under a proposed amendment ...