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How the Latest Government Shutdown Affects Today’s Transportation Professionals

Talking Logistics

Whenever a government shutdown happens, there are bound to be areas of disruption within our industry. While the government shut down most directly affects the thousands of employees not receiving paychecks, others are beginning to feel the effects too.

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Travel relating to logistics businesses is essential and should not be challenged, government tells police

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All travel relating to the operation of logistics business has been designated as essential travel by the government during the COVID-19 pandemic. FTA government Industry News News police RHA customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

Steering government in the right direction

Truck News

As we enter into an election period, both provincially and federally, the output from governments has screeched to a halt.

U.S. Government Shutdown 2018

Loginext

government shut down at midnight on Friday, 19th January, 2018, after Democrats and Republicans, locked in a bitter dispute over immigration and border security, failed to agree on a last-minute deal to fund its operations. The U.S. Democratic leaders wanted to include protections from deportation for about 700,000 undocumented immigrants who arrived in the United States as children.

Making Governance and Compliance Part of the Manufacturing Process

SYSPRO Smarter ERP

The week of November 17th was Fraud Awareness Week (www.fraudweek.com), and this makes it an appropriate time to highlight key issues around manufacturing governance and compliance. The post Making Governance and Compliance Part of the Manufacturing Process appeared first on SYSPRO US.

Menzies calls for government funding as air cargo volumes dive

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[og_img] Menzies is laying off over half of its global workforce and is seeking funding from the government’s COVID Corporate Financing Facility as grounded flights… The post Menzies calls for government funding as air cargo volumes dive appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

US Government Reduces Fees for Interstate Carriers

Material Handling and Logistics

The fee reduction for 2018, totaling about 9%, was based on a recommendation from the UCR Board of Directors following several years of higher than expected collections

Time the government came clean…

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[og_img] The government has now had three years to prepare for leaving the European Union, so it is quite shocking to find that the government’s… The post Time the government came clean… appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

FTA urges government to make night-time delivery relaxation permanent

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[og_img] The Freight Transport Association has called on the government to consider making a temporary lifting of the curbs on overnight deliveries permanent.

RHA demands government support for hauliers during coronavirus pandemic

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[og_img] The Road Haulage Association is calling on the government to pledge immediate financial support for road hauliers who could lose their jobs due to… The post RHA demands government support for hauliers during coronavirus pandemic appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Government to extend night-time delivery hours in coronavirus response

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[og_img] The government has agreed to work with local authorities to extend delivery night-time delivery hours for food retailers to help the industry respond to… The post Government to extend night-time delivery hours in coronavirus response appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Airports urge governments to rethink flight bans – AIR CARGO WEEK

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While… The post Airports urge governments to rethink flight bans – AIR CARGO WEEK appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

US government shutdown hits 24 days and starts to impact air cargo

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The US government shutdown, now in its 24th day and the longest closure to date, has started to impact aviation. The post US government shutdown hits 24 days and starts to impact air cargo appeared first on The Loadstar.

U.S. government shutdown begins as spending bill fails in Senate

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government shut down at midnight on Friday, 19th January, 2018, after Democrats and Republicans, locked in a bitter dispute over immigration and border security, failed to agree on a last-minute deal to fund its operations. The U.S. Democratic leaders wanted to include protections from deportation for about 700,000 undocumented immigrants who arrived in the United States as children.

Government chooses not to appeal Heathrow verdict – AIR CARGO WEEK

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The UK government has chosen not to appeal today’s court ruling that the expansion of Heathrow will be unlawful. However, Heathrow… The post Government chooses not to appeal Heathrow verdict – AIR CARGO WEEK appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

What the Government Shutdown Means for Transportation Operations

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As we enter day 32 of the government shutdown, it was reported in the WSJ that agencies that oversee the flow of goods are starting to cut back services and working hours at some sites, raising concerns that delays can spread. The post What the Government Shutdown Means for Transportation Operations appeared first on Kuebix.

Government virus policies may be putting warehouse temps at risk

The LoadStar

The UK Warehousing Association is urging members to ensure working practices are in line with government social distancing strategies – but is also concerned that government policy its putting workers at risk. As warehouses and their staff come under increasing scrutiny from the media, Peter Ward, UKWA chief executive, said they were a critical part of the supply chain and warned the government of a knee-jerk reaction to press reports. “It’s

Menzies calls for government funding as air cargo volumes dive – Logistics Manager Magazine

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[og_img] Menzies is laying off over half of its global workforce and is seeking funding from the government’s COVID Corporate Financing Facility as grounded flights… The post Menzies calls for government funding as air cargo volumes dive – Logistics Manager Magazine appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. Air Cargo Article Christopher Walton coronavirus Features International logistics Logistics News Supply Chain customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

Government prioritises housing development above logistics in London

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London Mayor Sadiq Khan has… The post Government prioritises housing development above logistics in London appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. The Secretary of State has demanded that Mayor of London prioritise housing over industrial development in the Draft London Plan. Article News Property customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

Opinion: Governments failing us when it comes to driver training

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Driver training should not be the huge problem that it is. It just shouldn't. If we were truly serious about it, we would have resolved the issue decades ago. Yet here we are, needing the Humboldt tragedy to focus our collective mind on solutions.

US Government Making it Easier for Truck Drivers to Get Licenses

Material Handling and Logistics

The new rule will let applicants take the CDL knowledge tests in states other than the applicant’s state of domicile

Government mix-up, shutdown, led to hemp hauling driver’s arrest

Fleet Owner

While hemp is now legal, there is still a risk for drivers hauling the product across 'non-friendly states '

European Comission urges EU governments to give priority to freight traffic amid coronavirus

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The European Federation of Wooden Pallet & Packaging Manufacturers (FEFPEB), alongside the European Commission, is calling on governments across Europe to prioritise the movement of… The post European Comission urges EU governments to give priority to freight traffic amid coronavirus appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. Article Intralogistics Logistics Michelle Mooney News customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

FASHION PUTS ITS LOGISTICAL CAPACITY AT THE SERVICE OF THE GOVERNMENT

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The fashion giant Inditex will donate around 300,000 surgical protective mask s to the Spanish state and is exploring giving up part of its textile manufacturing capacity for the manufacture of medical equipment.

Government Shutdown: What it Means for Logistics

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The maturing Government shutdown may soon affect freight operations in the U.S. Government shutdowns like the one we're experiencing have a significant effect on morale. We are now in day 10 of the partial government shutdown with no talks to reopen scheduled.

European Comission urges EU governments to give priority to freight traffic amid coronavirus – Logistics Manager Magazine

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The European Federation of Wooden Pallet & Packaging Manufacturers (FEFPEB), alongside the European Commission, is calling on governments across Europe to prioritise the movement of… The post European Comission urges EU governments to give priority to freight traffic amid coronavirus – Logistics Manager Magazine appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. Article Intralogistics Logistics Michelle Mooney News customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

Government prioritises housing development above logistics in London – Logistics Manager Magazine

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London Mayor Sadiq Khan has… The post Government prioritises housing development above logistics in London – Logistics Manager Magazine appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

FTA urges government to make night-time delivery relaxation permanent – Logistics Manager Magazine

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[og_img] The Freight Transport Association has called on the government to consider making a temporary lifting of the curbs on overnight deliveries permanent.

RHA demands government support for hauliers during coronavirus pandemic – Logistics Manager Magazine

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[og_img] The Road Haulage Association is calling on the government to pledge immediate financial support for road hauliers who could lose their jobs due to… The post RHA demands government support for hauliers during coronavirus pandemic – Logistics Manager Magazine appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. 3rd Party Logistics Article Logistics Michelle Mooney News Road Transport customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

UK Pallet Networks Offer Government Emergency Supply Support

Logistics Business Magazine

The UK’s eight pallet networks joined forces to put their 750 depots and 23,500 strong distribution fleet at the UK government’s disposal for emergency supply for critical services.

Government to extend night-time delivery hours in coronavirus response – Logistics Manager Magazine

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[og_img] The government has agreed to work with local authorities to extend delivery night-time delivery hours for food retailers to help the industry respond to… The post Government to extend night-time delivery hours in coronavirus response – Logistics Manager Magazine appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. Article Michelle Mooney News Retail Supply Chain customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

Why the Ethiopian Government is fingerprinting the residents of Baladka

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Why the Ethiopian Government is fingerprinting villagers On a hill in eastern Ethiopia’s Baladka village, local community leader Abiy is searching for a name in a book. Photo: WFP/Edward Johnson Abiy finds Leila’s name in the Government’s list of families entitled to humanitarian assistance.

Groups Sue Federal Government over Move to Block CA Emission Standards

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The post Groups Sue Federal Government over Move to Block CA Emission Standards appeared first on NGT News. Nine environmental advocacy groups are suing the Trump administration over its attempt to prevent California and other states from setting their own vehicle emission standards.

How Will New Government Policies Impact the Transportation Industry?

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However, the new administration’s actions to date have not yet brought the relief that so many have wished for but the transportation industry is looking forward to any new government policies that may impact the industry for the better. Both President Obama and President Trump believed that public-private partnerships between government entities and private companies should be used to pay for projects that need to be addressed.

Government immigration policy will put UK supply chain at risk, says RHA

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[og_img] The Road Haulage Association has joined calls for the government to provide more details on its ‘points system’ for immigrants and the criteria for… The post Government immigration policy will put UK supply chain at risk, says RHA appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

“Urgent” government action needed to prepare for post-Brexit trade barriers, industry warns

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The logistics industry is calling for urgent action to prepare for a no-deal Brexit after the government confirmed this week that there will be… The post “Urgent” government action needed to prepare for post-Brexit trade barriers, industry warns appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.