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CMA CGM Humanitarian Aid Ship Arrives In Beirut. Is Met by French President

CMA CGM ship arrives in Beirut

PortandTerminal.com, September 1, 2020 BEIRUT – A CMA CGM cargo ship filled with humanitarian supplies for Beirut, still staggering after last month’s horrific explosion at its port, arrived today at its destination. French President Emmanuel Macron visited the Port of Beirut today where the Aknoul, a CMA CGM roll-on-roll-off ship was unloading its cargo of emergency humanitarian supplies. Rodolphe Saadé, …

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Climate change: Speed limits for ships can have ‘massive’ benefits

PortandTerminal.com, November 11, 2019 Shipping generates roughly 3% of the global total of warming gases – that’s roughly the same quantity as emitted by Germany. One way to reduce its CO2 impact on the world is “Slow Steaming”, aka setting speed limits for vessels LONDON, ENGLAND – Most of the world’s governments will have delegations in London this week for the …

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France urges Europe wide tax on airplane and ship fuel

PortandTerminal.com, October 17, 2019 “It’s incomprehensible that carbon emissions targets were set for cars and not for airplanes and ships. We propose that work is done on a European tax on airplane and ship fuel,” PARIS, FRANCE – Reuters reported today that France wants the European Union (EU) to work on creating a tax on airplane and ship fuels as …

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France says it will block EU trade deal with Brazil over Amazon forest fires

PortandTerminal.com, August 25, 2019 France will block an EU trade deal with Brazil and its neighbours over the country’s handling of fires in the Amazon rainforest, a spokesperson for Emmanuel Macron said this week. PARIS, FRANCE – Brazil’s Amazon rainforest is in flames, burning at the highest rate since 2013 when that nation’s space research center first began tracking fires there. The Amazon …

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