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Hong Kong pushes back roll out of new air cargo security requirements

By Damian Brett

The Hong Kong government has pushed backed the roll out of stricter cargo screening requirements in light of the current…

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Let the Rugby World Cup begin – all thanks to DHL

DHL Express has delivered all the equipment for the Rugby World Cup in Japan in time for the start of…

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Cargo carrier SF Airlines flies to Europe for the first time

Fast-expanding Chinese carrier SF Airlines has completed its first intercontinental flight, from Wuxi via Chongqing to Frankfurt–Hahn Airport, landing in…

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More smart thinking for Cebu Pacific on cargo cloud computing

Cebu Pacific Air has renewed its contract with QuantumID Technologies to continue development of its SmartKargo cloud-based real-time management system….

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Uncertainty hits Hong Kong cargo volumes

Cargo throughput at Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) dropped 11.5% year-on-year in August to 382,000 tonnes due to global trade…

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Lufthansa Cargo blacklisting move highlights the challenge of DG shipments

By Ian Putzger

OPINION: Lufthansa Cargo temporarily blacklisted a manufacturer and two forwarders following an incident at Hong Kong International Airport. The shipper…

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U-Freight Hong Kong to offer off-airport screening

Hong Kong-based U-Freight has become one of the first freight forwarders to have one of its logistics hubs certified by…

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Jetstar Asia and Qantas Freight announce cargo tie up

By Damian Brett

Qantas Freight and low-cost carrier Jetstar Asia have entered into a new partnership covering the Singapore-based airline’s cargo capacity. The…

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SF Airlines adds new Bangladesh route

By Damian Brett

Chinese express operator SF Airlines has added a new freighter service between Changsha, China, and the capital of Bangladesh, Dacca,…

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Airfreight rates on key routes tumble in August

By Damian Brett

Airfreight rates on the major transpacific and Asia-Europe routes began to come under severe pressure in August as demand declines…

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