PORTLAND, OR (November 19, 2012) – After nearly three months of negotiations,the multinational grain corporations operating in the Columbia River and Puget Sound have given local workers a final offer that demands deep concessions from workers, even though the companies have been successful under the current agreement and impasse has not been reached in negotiations. [...]
The Maritime Union held its 4th Triennial Conference in Wellington from Tuesday 6 November to Friday 9 November.
Maritime Union of New Zealand General Secretary Joe Fleetwood says the Conference concludes a three year period of intense activity for the Union.
He says that the Ports of Auckland dispute had been on the agenda, along [...]
International Container Terminal Services Inc. said Wednesday wholly-owned subsidiary Abbotsford Holdings Inc. acquired subscription rights to 40 million common shares in Hijo International Port Services Inc., a joint venture company with Hijo Resources Corp.
Hijo International Port owns the Hijo International Port, a private commercial port in Barangay Madaum, Tagum, Davao del Norte in the [...]