When rivers and their cargo traffic run dry

2023-10-29 16:52:00 Apart from sounding dire environmental warnings, shrinking rivers now pose a major challenge to the global shipping sector. The Amazon river in the Brazilian rainforest is at its lowest level in over a century due to a severe drought. Danish shipping major Maersk said that the depleted levels of the Amazon river at … Read more

Superbrands recognizes DDSG Blue Danube as an exemplary brand

2023-10-22 11:10:06 Austria’s largest and most traditional inland shipping company is recognized by an international program for outstanding brand quality. Vienna (OTS) – For the tenth time, the international organization Superbrands has honored the country’s leading brands. For the first time, the DDSG Blue Danube can be pleased about the recognition, which recognizes an outstanding … Read more

Fatal Gang Rivalry Leads to Tragic Shooting and Escape Attempt in Comines-Warneton

2023-10-02 04:22:00 Two rival gangs, an argument over a girl and a gun. It is a new conflict between young people from Comines-Warneton and young people from the neighboring town of Comines France which left one person dead on the night of August 25 to 26. Youness Allach was fatally shot in the chest and … Read more

Shipping giant Maersk unveils first vessel operating on green methanol

2023-09-14 05:42:44 A.P. Moller-Maersk, is one of the world’s biggest container shippers with a market share of around 17%, and is widely seen as a barometer of global trade. Andia | UIG via Getty Images Copenhagen, DENMARK — Shipping giant Maersk on Thursday presented its first container vessel moved with green methanol, a landmark moment … Read more

Exciting cruise moments at the Hamburg Cruise Days (PHOTO)

2023-09-10 11:41:45 Hamburg (ots) – Day two of the Hamburg Cruise Days 2023: In wonderful late summer weather, tens of thousands of people flocked to the harbor to satisfy their longing for the sea, to be inspired and to experience the highlight of the event – the Great Hamburg Cruise Days Parade on Saturday evening. … Read more

The Hamburg Cruise Days 2023: feel the fascination of the cruise up close (PHOTO)

2023-08-30 11:54:34 Hamburg (ots) – From September 8th to 10th, 2023, Hamburg will once again become a hotspot for cruise fans: the Hamburg Cruise Days are back in their old form. Nine cruise ships, the Blue Port Hamburg and a high-quality program on land and water then ensure a unique maritime atmosphere, great enthusiasm – … Read more