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  • 01 Mar 2007

    Airport CEO to deliver AFA 2007 keynote address

    The keynote address at this year’s Air Freight Asia Conference will be delivered by the recently-appointed Chief Executive Officer of the Hong Kong Airport Authority, Stanley Hui. "As chief executive of Dragonair Airlines for many years, Stanley has been...... Read More
  • 01 Mar 2007

    More networking at AFA2007 Conference

    The format of the Air Freight Asia Conference, which was previously structured on two full days of five sessions each, has undergone some changes to give delegates more time for networking. "Based on feedback, which we received after the...... Read More
  • 01 Mar 2007

    Leading industry players endorse Air Freight Asia 2007 Exhibition

    The 13th Air Freight Asia 2007 Exhibition (AFA2007), which is now fully integrated within Asian Aerospace 2007 International Expo & Congress in Hong Kong in September, has received a strong endorsement from the global air cargo industry with close...... Read More
  • 01 Mar 2007

    Pos M’sia to invest on efficiency improvement

    Pos Malaysia Bhd plans to invest as much as M$230 million to boost its efficiency and the bulk will be spent on a new mail processing centre. Managing director and chief executive officer Datuk Ikmal Hijaz Hashim said Pos...... Read More
  • 01 Mar 2007

    Indian postal department to use RFID

    If all goes well, the Indian postal department (DoP) will be the first organisation to use radio frequency identification (RFID) technology for its express parcels and logistics posts, the Financial Express reported. To realise its ambition, the department proposes...... Read More
  • 01 Mar 2007

    USPS to introduce shape-based pricing

    As part of its proposed May 2007 rate change, the United States Postal Service (USPS) will introduce Shape- Based Pricing, one of the most dramatic postage structure changes in years, Business Wire reported. The initiative is being implemented as...... Read More
  • 01 Mar 2007

    Posindo reports improvement

    State owned postal service company PT Pos Indonesia (Posindo) said its business has improved much in the last two years and it has been able to significantly reduce loses. Such improvement, according to president director Hana Suryana, is the...... Read More
  • 01 Mar 2007

    Pilots strike over Europe Airpost sale

    Pilots and ground staff at Europe Airpost were on strike last month following news that France’s La Poste is to sell the mail, cargo and passenger airline. The strike caused delays to night post and, during the day, passenger...... Read More
  • 01 Mar 2007

    Chronopost launches new B2C service

    The French post office’s express distribution arm, Chronopost, has launched a pick-up service for parcels, Chrono Relais, which utilises a network of 3,000 French high street tobacconists. Each of the tobacconists outlets serves as a Chrono Relais pick-up point...... Read More
  • 01 Mar 2007

    TNT Post forms strategic partnership

    TNT Post, the UK arm of Dutch mail group TNT NV said it has formed a strategic partnership with the British Retail Consortium (BRC) to offer postal services to its members. BRC members will be able to use TNT...... Read More