Courier & Mail

  • Paramount Air to launch d2d cargo service

    Paramount Air to launch d2d cargo service Chennai-based Paramount Airways is planning to launch a door-to-door cargo service under its own brand. “We are going to launch an all emcompassing cargo division. It will be for door-to-door cargo service...... Read More
  • US small-business optimism revealed in UPS survey

    Despite the steady stream of grim economic news, a large majority of US small-business owners are optimistic about their company’s financial future, according to two nationwide surveys sponsored by UPS. In the first UPS Business Monitor United States, conducted...... Read More
  • Dubai World subsidiary forms mail JV

    Middle Eastb sedholding company DubaiWorld has announced arecently-formed subsidiary of its Economic Zones World(EZW) business relatingto the mail activities of EZPost FZE. In a statement issued late last week, the group stated that EZ Post FZE had signed a...... Read More
  • HK Post new fast courier to Asia/ Europe

    Hongkong Post has introduced a new Speedpost service – Next Flight Out (NFO) – which it says offers same-day, earliest, delivery to major Asian and European cities. The postal agency said the new service had been jointly developed with...... Read More
  • UPS adds new global service

    UPS said it will launch a new “around-the-world” flight this summer to further enhance service between Singapore and markets in the Middle East, Europe and the US. The new flight will allow UPS to enhance service by improving pickup...... Read More
  • AMERICA: NWA subpoenaed in price-fix probe

    Northwest Airlines Corp. said it has been subpoenaed by the Department of Justice in a probe of possible air cargo price-fixing, the Associated Press reported. More than a dozen airlines have been the subject of an investigation initiated by...... Read More
  • Kerry, Wincanton sign JV agreement

    Kerry Logistics and Wincanton have signed a joint venture agreement to provide international supply chain solutions. With the increasing demand for products manufactured and sourced in Asia, the joint venture will enable customers to maintain a single logistics relationship...... Read More
  • SRI LANKA: SriLankan Cargo launches Jeddah flight

    SriLankan Cargo has launched a twice weekly service to Jeddah. Perishable goods and construction-related cargo exporters in South Asia and the Far East now have access to a third Saudi Arabian city, with SriLankan Cargo starting theservice. The first...... Read More
  • Malaysia Airlines

    Malaysia Airlines and TransaeroAirlines have launched a partnershipto develop Moscow Domodedovo-KualaLumpur service. Russia’s Transaero willoperate the route with a 767-300 withMAS as a code-share partner.... Read More
  • JAPAN: Boeing to manage NCA’s spare-parts supply

    Boeing said it will manage a significantportion of Nippon CargoAirlines’ spare-parts inventory under a programme designed to improve sparepartsavailability for the freight carrierwhile reducing operating costs. Under the Integrated MaterialsManagement (IMM) programme,Boeing and other suppliers will ownaircraft parts that...... Read More