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CILT (GH) TEMA Holds Maiden Annual Award Night

Posted by Ziad Hamoui on December 12, 2012 at 3:40 PM Comments comments (0)

The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) in Ghana - Tema branch, in collaboration with Corporate Initiative Ghana (CIG), held its first-ever annual awards event, the "CILT 2011 Logistics Excellence Awards", which awarded the leading organizations and individuals in Tema for their outstanding performance during the year 2011.

The prestigious award was themed "Driving Efficiency to Improve the Capacity of...

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CILT (GH) Tema Planning Excellence Awards

Posted by Ziad Hamoui on June 1, 2012 at 7:15 PM Comments comments (0)

 


The Executive Committee of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) in Ghana - Tema branch is planning an excellence awards event this upcoming September, in order to celebrate the achievements of the local transport and logistics best performers.

 

The event will be hosted at the GPHA Towers and will be organized by Corpo...

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BORDERLESS Alliance Holds Regional Conference

Posted by Ziad Hamoui on May 16, 2012 at 7:10 PM Comments comments (0)

The Borderless Alliance recently held its first annual conference at the Golf Hotel, Cote d'Ivoire, May 15-16, with the participation of more than 170 regional trade and transport stakeholders.


The event was co-sponsored by the Ministry of Commerce - Cote d'Ivoire and the Export Promotion Agency (APEX-CI), as well as the West Africa Trade Hu...

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CILT Ghana holds Investiture Dinner

Posted by Ziad Hamoui on April 26, 2012 at 12:30 PM Comments comments (0)

The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in Ghana marked the recent election of its new president, Mr. G D Mensah, as well as the newly-elected governing council of CILT Ghana, with an investiture dinner that was held at the Regency Hotel in Accra.


The event was attended by fellows and friends of the institute, as well members of the media. It was chaired by Mr. Charles Taylor and...

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CILT Tema holds Shipper's Corner

Posted by Ziad Hamoui on February 26, 2012 at 4:55 AM Comments comments (0)


Following up on the success of its first similar event, The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) in Ghana - Tema branch held its second Shipper's Corner at Ave Maria Resort in Tema on 25 February.

"It's a great way to combine our general meetings with networking opportunities", said Kumi Adjei Sam, the branch chairman. During the event, a short presentation about the br...

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Why do Trade Barriers Still Exist in Africa?

Posted by Ziad Hamoui on February 21, 2012 at 4:05 AM Comments comments (0)

At first, it seems as if everyone agrees; barriers to trade and transport should be abolished, both locally and regionally, trade and transport facilitation are top priorities for a flourishing economy, in addition to endless variations of the same issue. For those who know, the reality totally contradicts the pledges of reform that have been made so many times for so many years.

 

Indeed, the main idea behind the original creation of the Economic Community of West African St...

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GPHA Tower Hosts WISTA Cockail

Posted by Ziad Hamoui on February 10, 2012 at 12:30 PM Comments comments (0)


The "Women in Shipping and Transport Association" (WISTA) in Ghana organized a cocktail party at the GPHA Tower in Tema.

This networking event, which was supported by the Ghana Shippers Authority, was the first event to be hosted at the newly-inaugurated building's roof-top venue and was attended by representatives of the transport and shipping industries, as well as a several of the associati...

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World Bank Report on African Trade Barriers is Out

Posted by Ziad Hamoui on February 8, 2012 at 4:00 AM Comments comments (0)

The World Bank has recently published a report on trade barriers in Africa and their effect. The report, titled "De-Fragmenting:Africa: Deepening Regional Trade Integration in Goods and Services", bemoans the missed opportunity of inter-regional trade on the continent and the fact that "it is easier for Africa to trade with the rest of the world than with itself" (for ...

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Transport Roadshow in Kumasi

Posted by Ziad Hamoui on February 2, 2012 at 3:30 AM Comments comments (0)


Ghana Shippers Authority, in partnership with the USAID / West Africa Trade Hub, organized a transport workshop in Kumasi, in order to address transport-related issues along the Ghanaian corridors.

The event took place at the Miklin Hotel in K...

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IFWLA Latest E-Zine Issue now Available

Posted by Ziad Hamoui on January 18, 2012 at 10:20 AM Comments comments (0)


The International Federation of Warehousing and Logistics Associations (IFWLA) released their latest E-Magazine issue; you can check the interactive issue, which contains the latest information from the warehousing and logistics international industries, by clicking

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