Latest News for: Antwerp business


European port hubs see Q1 boost, but Suez challenges linger

Journal of Commerce 29 Apr 2021
... year off to a good start, with consumer demand in Europe keeping its terminals busy through the first quarter.

Are changing rooms open? The new Covid rules for trying on clothes and shoes in store

The Daily Telegraph 29 Apr 2021
As for luxury shoes, many businesses are expected to offer private appointments, to ensure a clean shop and provide a more personalised customer experience ... To maintain social distancing, Essentiel Antwerp must only allow 7 customers in at a time, and as they are expecting to be busy on certain days and times, a queue may be necessary.

CMB and Euronav come onboard Plug and Play’s new maritime innovation platform in Antwerp

Splash24/7 26 Apr 2021
Global innovation platform, Plug and Play, a big name from Silicon Valley, together with founding partners City of Antwerp, CMB, DXC Technology, Euronav, and Port of Antwerp, has announced the launch of their first maritime program in Antwerp ... Plug and Play Maritime will be situated at the pre-campus of Maritime Campus Antwerp.

Port of Antwerp holds its own in Q1, despite Brexit and Corona crisis

Fresh Plaza 26 Apr 2021
The total throughput of Port of Antwerp remained stable at 59,1 million metric tonnes compared with the same period last year ... Port of Antwerp anticipates busy terminals where possible ... As a result of the incident in the Suez Canal, Port of Antwerp expects higher levels of traffic in the terminals in the coming weeks ... Port of Antwerp.

Colombia’s cartels target Europe with cocaine, corruption and torture

Taipei Times 24 Apr 2021
At 5am on a chilly Tuesday morning last month, 1,600 police officers and balaclava-wearing special forces, bristling with arms and battering rams, were ordered into action around the Belgian port city of Antwerp ... “It is a business no-brainer ... “Everyone is working in the drug business.”.

Hicksville board hears testing update, recommends home COVID test kit program

The Crescent News 20 Apr 2021
In other business during the meeting, the board approved a recommendation to partner with the Ohio Health Department and the Northwest Ohio Educational Service Center to distribute Abbott BinaxNOW COVID-19 home test kits on a first-come, first-serve basis to staff and students following the board’s receipt of a signed consent and waiver.

Genesis House Gets New Owners

The West Bend News 19 Apr 2021
The ribbon cutting is a standard procedure for new business in Antwerp, and new business owners is no different.

Suez incident: Port of Antwerp anticipates busy terminals where possible

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 14 Apr 2021
... and departure, resulting in busy terminals and peaks in cargo.

Isi Leibler, courageous and principled Jewish leader passes away at 86

The Jerusalem Post 13 Apr 2021
Born in Antwerp, Belgium in October, 1934, Leibler was the son of a diamond dealer, who fortunately was doing business in the Southern hemisphere in 1939.  Leibler's mother, realizing the danger of remaining in Europe, decided to leave, and arrived in Melbourne with her infant son in June, 1939.

Port of Antwerp anticipates busy terminals where possible

Fresh Plaza 09 Apr 2021
Ships will be delayed in their arrival and departure, resulting in busy terminals and peaks in cargo. For Port of Antwerp, the impact is very difficult to estimate; where possible, the container terminals are preparing to handle additional cargo. “It's going to get busier at the terminals in the port of Antwerp,” says Barbara Janssens ... 2030 Antwerp.

Paulding commissioners open bids on road work, take steps on health levy renewal

The Crescent News 07 Apr 2021
Zachrich Construction Inc., Defiance, $619,355.53. Paulding County Engineer Travis McGarvey's estimate was $580,000 ... McGarvey's estimate was $457,684.95 ... 2 ballot ... In other business commissioners.. • approved a resolution accepting an agreement between Antwerp Exchange Bank and the county treasurer's office for the collection of property taxes ... .

Researchers tracked 163 companies over 13 years and discovered they became more open to change ...

Business Insider 06 Apr 2021
Getty Images Harvard Business Review research points to the positive impacts of having women in C-Suite roles ... The research was conducted by Corinne Post, a professor at Lehigh University's College of Business, Boris Lokshin, an associate professor at Maastricht University, and Chrisophe Boone, a professor at the University of Antwerp.


The West Bend News 03 Apr 2021
The new owner leased the business to a company named Vancrest, and the facility was renamed Vancrest of Antwerp ... The Antwerp Chamber of Commerce is excited to have Brian McLaughlin and Antwerp Manor Assisted Living partnering with us in the Antwerp Community.The post ANTWERP CHAMBER SPOTLIGHT ON BUSINESS first appeared on West Bend News.

Who will win shipping’s battle for data?

Seatrade Maritime News 23 Mar 2021
Are shipping businesses collecting the right data and using it in the right way? ... In a recent discussion with the Innovation Lead at the Port of Antwerp, Piet Opstaele, he indicated that it was perhaps more difficult for maritime businesses to make large returns ... One way to think about it is to view data itself as an auxiliary business in many ways.

Port of Antwerp sees strong growth in reefer segment in 2020

Fresh Plaza 12 Mar 2021
The port of Antwerp outperformed the global trend in this market segment with its growth figures ... 8% of all containers handled at the port of Antwerp are reefer containers, compared with 7.3% in 2019 ... Due to these specialized services for reefer cargoes our business has always been handled very efficiently and professionally in Antwerp.