Latest News for: Uruguay shipping


Sheep on ships: Suez Canal jam highlights transport of live animals

RTE 30 Mar 2021
The millions of livestock shipped each year in conditions denounced by animal rights groups. Countries from Australia to Romania and Uruguay export live animals in long voyages across the world ... In 2009, a ship carrying some 30,000 sheep and cattle from Uruguay sank in the Mediterranean before reaching its destination in Syria ... Ageing ships.

Virus Nightmare at Sea for the World’s Most Essential Workers

The Daily Beast 20 Mar 2021
And while many industries ground to a standstill as a result of the coronavirus, the global shipping industry did not ... It turns out that ship was understaffed and at least three of the 20 crew were on extended contracts ... In Uruguay, a Peruvian seafarer died on a Portuguese-flagged fishing ship after showing symptoms of COVID-19 on board for 30 days.

Can a new Defence Forces' commission reboot Ireland's military?

RTE 01 Feb 2021
Analysis ... The Irish air corps have no radar system to monitor Irish airspace and no fast aircraft to police it (for example, both Finland and Uruguay do). The Irish navy have no guided missiles, torpedoes or more importantly, sophisticated ship protection systems, but instead are austerely equipped as a coastguard ... .

Labelmaster Releases Online Training Courses Explaining New South America Shipping Regulations

The Marshall News Messenger 26 Jan 2021
This on-demand, two-part course is the perfect introduction to the MERCOSUR regulations that were implemented to reduce the complexities of shipping hazmat to and through South America. MERCOSUR, which is made up of Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay, Paraguay, Bolivia and Venezuela, is the largest free-trade agreement bloc in South America.

Dewfresh chief executive receives payout after fall on cruise ship

Independent online (SA) 05 Jan 2021
Grobler and his wife Esmay were passengers on the MS Zaandam, a cruise ship owned and operated by the Holland America Line, when he suffered the nasty fall as the ship pitched ... One way to do this was to travel by ship on a 16-day itinerary, commencing from Santiago, Chile, to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Military Bases Never Go Unused

GlobalResearch 19 Oct 2020
Navy began establishing stations for its ships on five continents — which it used during the 19th century to attack Taiwan, Uruguay, Japan, Holland, Mexico, Ecuador, China, Panama, and Korea ... This began with FDR’s trading of old ships to Britain in exchange for bases in eight British colonies — none of which had any say in the matter.

Jewish human rights group urges Uruguay to sell NAZI eagle to museum to prevent purchase ...

Russia Today 22 Jul 2020
The two-meter eagle, weighing about 400kg, was recovered from the German World War Two battleship Admiral Graf Spee off the coast of Uruguay in 2006 by a group of enthusiasts. The ship was sunk in December 1939 by its crew to prevent her from falling into British hands ... The artifact has been a matter of controversy in Uruguay ever since its recovery.

Abu Dhabi government launches initiative to promote basic industries

The National 19 Jul 2020
The project, being undertaken by the department’s Industrial Development Bureau, will look to strengthen investment in four major sectors ... Read More. Thousands of dairy cows shipped to Abu Dhabi from Uruguay ... This month, a shipment of about 4,500 cows arrived at Khalifa Port in Abu Dhabi from Uruguay to increase local production of dairy products ... .

Abu Dhabi government to launch initiative to promote basic industries

The National 19 Jul 2020
Read More. Thousands of dairy cows shipped to Abu Dhabi from Uruguay. Coronavirus. Mubadala ties up with Honeywell and leverages Strata to make N95 masks ... Earlier this month, a shipment of about 4,500 dairy cows arrived at Khalifa Port in Abu Dhabi from Uruguay to increase local production of dairy products ... .

Iowa farm billionaire’s companies receive U.S. pandemic aid

Metro USA 14 Jul 2020
U.S ... Stine said a slowdown in international shipping due to the pandemic created headaches for Stine Seeds, which grows seeds in Argentina, Chile and Uruguay while it is winter in the United States. Cargo ships that normally transport these seeds from South America were canceled, forcing Stine Seed to send them to the United States by airplane ... .

Joint war on virus brings China closer to Uruguay

China Daily 06 Jul 2020
Aid flowing in both directions to fight the COVID-19 pandemic has strengthened Uruguay's ties with a number of Chinese cities and provinces ... One of the places in China from where aid has been shipped to Uruguay during the pandemic is Chongqing, which has close ties to the region of San Jose, to which it is twinned, and to Montevideo.

4,500 Holstein cows arrive in Abu Dhabi to enhance food security

Gulf News 05 Jul 2020
... Port from the Republic of Uruguay ... The cows were also transported through an integrated fleet of transport trucks intended for transporting livestock to the port in Uruguay, while they were received at shipping and follow-up points at the port, and then they shipped onto ZAIN 1.

Daily COVID-19 pandemic roundup: June 3

La Prensa Latina 04 Jun 2020
URUGUAY. The 36 crewmembers of the Australian cruise ship Greg Mortimer who were infected with Covid-19 and quarantined in a Montevideo hotel were released on Wednesday after testing negative for the disease.

How the coronavirus spreads in even more everyday places, like bathrooms, weddings and more

The Salt Lake Tribune 31 May 2020
Well, we certainly know a lot about COVID-19 transmission on cruise ships. Because they were early hotspots, and a relatively natural petri dish, cruise ships have been studied perhaps more than any other environment for the disease ... Uruguay looked most promising ... Eventually, Uruguay allowed the ship to dock and passengers to disembark on Day 32.

State logistics firm helps in world virus fight

China Daily 29 May 2020
With its vessels having delivered many batches of aircraft components from Germany to Airbus SE's Tianjin plant, medical supplies from China to countries including Italy, Greece and Uruguay, and frozen pork from Canada to Shanghai so far this year, China COSCO Shipping Corp has ...