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Footy fans staying at shoddy ‘fan villages’ offered refund and new accommodation

Metro UK 24 Nov 2022
An employee prepares a cabin at the Al-Emadi fan village in Doha (Picture ... But there has been a torrent of complaints about the state of the £200 a night rooms – brightly painted shipping containers – with supporters feeling let down by organisers ... Reuters) ... Shipping containers in the Fan Village Cabins Rawdat Al Jahhaniya accommodation base (Picture.

Maersk settles former midshipman’s sexual assault case

SAFETY4SEA 23 Nov 2022
To remind, in October 2021, Maersk suspended five employees due to an investigation into the alleged sexual assault on one of its ships run by Maersk Line, Limited ... As the complaint says, Midshipman-Y was severely sexually harassed aboard a Maersk ship during her Sea Year, and she slept clutching a knife for protection.

Maersk Settles Second Sexual Harassment Lawsuit by USMMA Midshipman

The Maritime Executive 22 Nov 2022
The second cadet stated in her complaint that the situation aboard the ship was so bad that at the first opportunity, Midshipman Y begged USMMA representatives to get her off the ship prior to the completion of her required sea time ... Skou said it was management’s responsibility to provide a good working environment on the ships.

Black market marijuana grows filled 4 homes on one SE Portland block; owner gets prison time

The Oregonian 22 Nov 2022
Neighbors figured out what was happening and before long, thanks to at least two complaints, so did Portland police and federal investigators ... An anonymous complaint to the Portland Police Bureau’s Narcotics and Organized Crime Unit in March 2020 spurred the investigation and led to Gibson’s arrest the following January.

Nigeria Wins International Award for Fighting Corruption at Sea Ports

This Day 16 Nov 2022
•Govt slashes cost of ship berthing from $150,000 to $20,000 per vessel ... The international award recognised the work of the Nigerian MACN, which created a real time-based Help Desk to resolve complaints and concerns of shipping companies as soon as they berth at the ports.

Frustrations grow over Philips' response on breathing device recalls due to flecks

The Buffalo News 16 Nov 2022
Years went by as complaints mounted, and the company made cursory efforts to examine the problem, according to an investigation conducted later by the Food and Drug Administration ... The complaints include 168 reports of death, although experts have said it can be difficult to determine whether the device caused any singular illness or death.

Maersk faces high-profile shipper complaint

Splash24/7 15 Nov 2022
Their dominance is anchored in large part on federal antitrust immunity granted by the Shipping Act.... In September Splash reported U Shippers Group, an association of shippers, had filed a complaint with the FMC against Maersk, alleging violations of the Shipping Act.

The Huddle: RMA reform and debate about chasing robbers

NewstalkZB 15 Nov 2022
More complaints are coming out about all the cruise ship passengers using public buses to get from A to B instead of expensive taxis / shuttles ... .

U.S. importers battle with shipping giants

Finance & Commerce 14 Nov 2022
Maffei, has acknowledged that his regulators are outgunned even as he has urged shipping clients to come forward and bring cases if they have complaints ... The complaint claims that Hamburg Süd denied OJ Commerce’s containers so it could cash in on soaring shipping rates, selling the same space to other importers for 10 times the contracted price.

ED, I-T raid residence, agencies linked to Telangana minister Kamalakar

Deccan Chronicle 10 Nov 2022
Based on the complaint, ED officials wrote to the MD of Elite Shipping Agencies India Private Limited, seeking details in connection with FEMA (Foreign Exchange Management Act) about exporters of granite blocks from Karimnagar to foreign countries through Kakinada and Krishnapatnam ports.

Garland man charged with buying guns to be shipped to the Dominican Republic

Bangor Daily News 08 Nov 2022
Also charged in a complaint filed in U.S ... He resold the rifle to Guerrero and the pistol to True, the complaint said. Those guns were found by Dominican Republic customs officials in a box with food and toys shipped from Brooklyn, New York, to Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic.
photo: AP / Luca Bruno
Former Italian premier Silvio Berlusconi attends the "Seeds&Chips - Global Food Innovation" summit, in Milan, Italy, Monday, May 8, 2017

Russia sparks global food crisis fears, again, as war grinds on

Al Jazeera 03 Nov 2022
In the 36th week of war in Ukraine, Russia backed out of a United Nations-sponsored agreement guaranteeing the safe passage of grain ships through the Black Sea, only to rejoin it three days later ... The ministry said the drone flew along the safe corridor used by ships carrying Ukrainian grain before veering towards Sevastopol.

Carrier complaints stack up at the Federal Maritime Commission

Splash24/7 27 Oct 2022
The Federal Maritime Commission is keeping busy with an increasing intro of complaints from shippers. The latest two to emerge involve Israeli carrier ZIM and Mediterranean Shipping Co (MSC), the world’s largest containerline.

Police Wrangle Alligator Found in Storage Container With Calf

The Daily Telegraph Australia 27 Oct 2022
Police said after receiving a complaint about a person possessing an alligator, animal control visited the property and discovered the reptile in a shipping container along with a baby cow ... Pierce County Sheriff’s Department via Storyful ....

FMC Complaints: Samsung Files Against Zim; Trucker Files Against MSC

The Maritime Executive 26 Oct 2022
Many of the complaints have focused on D&D charges that piled up as shippers and truckers reported problems making reservations or finding capacity at yards ... In addition to the fees, the latest complaints focus on the failure to complete delivery services, threats of retaliation, and failure to deal, all violations of the Shipping Act.

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