Lack of career opportunities and development opportunities are the top reason that midcareer women leave a supply chain organization or provider - Gartner
Women can face discrimination even getting into seafaring work. In some countries,...
In the IMDG Code, many actions are listed but the responsibility to carry out that action may not be specifically assigned to any particular person.
The IMDG Code does however assign responsibilities to named persons or entities in certain cases, such as;
Trade Finance Global (TFG), the leading trade information provider and international trade finance brokerage has launched a Global Scholarship to students studying international trade and shipping, in recognition of the global trade skills deficit. The first of its kind, the scholarship provides undergraduate and postgraduate students with $700 USD / £500 grants to assist with graduate studies.
South Africa has one of the highest youth unemployment rates in Africa (at 52%). Africa also has the youngest population in the world and according to the African Economic Outlook report, this number is growing.
The continent in general, and South Africa in particular, also has a huge youth unemployment issue, a story that is often told alongside that of the continent’s economic growth prospects.
Maritime Industry is a key driver of growth and is of paramount importance to South Africa and the African continent.
One organisation has its focus on growing and developing the next generation of industry leaders for the Maritime Industry, and investing in a future maritime generation through education.
Dear readers thanks your votes and support, this blog won the Best Educational Blog in the SA Blog Awards 2016..
I am pleased to announce that this year again my educational blog on shipping and freight, Shipping and Freight Resource is in the running for the South African Blog Awards 2017..
The blog will compete in the category for Best Educational Blog and I seek/need your support to win this again.. 🙂
TOC (originally an abbreviation for Terminal Operations Conference) has long been considered best in class by container terminal operators and their suppliers..
Over time, TOC has evolved and continues to deliver the highest quality technical content in line with their heritage..
For the first time, the TOC Conference will be held in Durban in South Africa on the 5th and 6th of December 2017 as TOC Africa..
This inaugural conference in Africa which is really an event for the whole of Africa will be held under the heading "Improving Trade Flow Across Africa" - Enabling Africa’s ports and port cities to drive the Continent's growth and development agenda..
Tech TOC is one of the tracks in this TOC Africa Conference and I am pleased to inform you that I will be speaking at this conference about "SKILLS & TALENT DEVELOPMENT IN AFRICAN PORTS"..
Do visit this conference and show your support.. If you quote my name and contact Suzanne.firstname.lastname@example.org you will receive a 25% discount off of delegate passes for TOC Africa..
A lot of people have entered the business of import and export without proper initiation, training, knowledge or research and have been caught unawares because they either didn’t know how to start it or didn’t bother to check how the business works and the checks and balances that needs to be considered..
Download the Beginner's Guide to Importing to understand the complete process involved in this business..
Shipping and Freight Resource by Hariesh Manaadiar has been providing quality content to the industry since 2008, helping readers understand more about this industry and the business of Shipping, Freight, Maritime, Logistics, Supply Chain and Trade, allowing them to make better business decisions