Dominican Republic’s First Logistics Center – Construction has begun on Caucedo Logistics Center, the first logistics center in the Dominican Republic. Located between Port Caucedo and Las Americas International Airport, the facility is position to provide regional distribution services for foreign and Dominican businesses.
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New Delhi Updates Customs Clearance for Exports – New Delhi is now allowing 24×7 customs clearance for all export goods at four major air cargo complexes beginning July 1st. The government expects the initiative to boost the country’s exports by reducing dwell time and allowing exporters to meet their deadlines.
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EU Grants Millions for Fight against Piracy – The European Union (EU) has granted EUR 37 million to the member-states of the Inter-Governmental Authority for Development (IGAD) to reinforce the fight against piracy on the East Africa coastline. The IGAD includes Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, and Uganda.
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New Shipping Terminal at Sydney Harbor – A new shipping terminal is being developed at Sydney Harbor as the next phase in an effort to bring business to the Cape Breton region. The shipping companies developing the harbor remain unnamed.
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