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Belgian court suspends prisoner swap deal with Iran

Anadolu Agency 08 Dec 2022
Belgium's Constitutional Court suspended an agreement Thursday on the extradition of an Iranian diplomat who was jailed on terrorism charges. . "Belgium knows or should know that Iran will not effectively carry out the sentence," the court said in a statement ... to Belgium.

Record-high LNG imports in Europe just in time for demand surge [GGP]

Natural Gas World 07 Dec 2022
the bi-directional Interconnector UK (IUK) which crosses the North Sea between the Bacton Gas Terminal in England and Zeebrugge in Belgium, and the Balgzand Bacton Line (BBL) which runs between the Netherlands and the UK. The Interconnector has capacity to transport 59.2 million ...

The Halifax Explosion

Heritage Daily 07 Dec 2022
Halifax Nova Scotia, on Canada’s Atlantic coast, was a bustling harbour city during the Great War ... A Norwegian vessel, the SS Imo, captained by Haakon From, was also in Halifax undergoing inspections while transporting humanitarian supplies to German-occupied Belgium ... Halifax Explosion, 1917Image Credit . Alamy (Under Copyright).

PSV and Jack-up Rig Preparing for CO2 North Sea Storage Pilot Project

The Maritime Executive 03 Dec 2022
The PSV will transport containers of liquified CO2 that is being captured from the Ineos Oxide factory in Belgium to the Nini West platform in the North Sea. "In the coming weeks, we will work intensively on rebuilding and upgrading Aurora Storm, so we can safely transport the ...

Fear and loathing in Quinn country

The Irish Times 03 Dec 2022
He was convicted of various criminal offences, including the illegal transportation of waste, but avoided prison. He did do jail time in Belgium after being found guilty of a multimillion-pound smuggling operation in which he’d stolen twenty trucks and cranes and shipped them back ...

DPD Netherlands acquires Cool Runnings Transport BV

Fresh Plaza 01 Dec 2022
Earlier this month DPD Netherlands announced the acquisition of Cool Runnings Transport BV ... Cool Runnings Transport BV, based in Gilze (NB), is a logistics expert that specialises in conditioned transport, particularly of fresh and frozen foods in the Netherlands and Flanders ... More demand for transport of fresh food.

Gang that sold horse meat unfit for human consumption in Spain dismantled

Spanish News Today 01 Dec 2022
  ...  . The latest operation found that the criminal organisation was purchasing horses from all over Spain and transporting them to the Valencia farm ...  . Once the livestock facility was full, the gang leader arranged the transport of the horses to various EU countries such as Germany, Belgium and Italy, hence the involvement of Europol ... .

Five of the Boldest Military Plans From History

War History Online 01 Dec 2022
The Mississippi River was the primary vehicle for transporting supplies and spreading communications throughout the South ... He thought the Russians would need at least six weeks to mobilize following its loss in the Russo-Japanese War, giving the Germans enough time to transport troops to the East via rail networks.

"You have to pay attention"

Fresh Plaza 01 Dec 2022
"There's good demand," begins Kees Nefs of the Dutch company Nefs Aardappelen about the fresh-cut fries market ... Hardship ... Regional supply ... While the focus has always been primarily on regional potatoes, those occasionally came from Belgium or France ... "With the high transportation costs and tolls, that's almost impossible for us to do," he says ... (MW) ... T.

People-smuggling 'kingpin' appears in court over deaths of 39 Vietnamese migrants whose bodies were found ...

The Daily Mail 30 Nov 2022
The Vietnamese nationals suffocated in the container which had been transported by ferry from Zeebrugge in Belgium to Purfleet early on October 23 2019 ... The migrants suffocated to death in the container on the back of this lorry in 38.5C temperatures as they crossed the Channel from Belgium to Essex ... .

Alleged people smuggler appears in court over deaths of 39 in lorry container

ITV 30 Nov 2022
Credit ... The Vietnamese nationals were found dead in the container which had been transported by ferry from Zeebrugge in Belgium to Purfleet early on October 23 2019 ... It is alleged he allowed vehicles in his road haulage fleet to be used to transport migrants into the UK ... .

Jamaica eager to expand ties with Belgium, says Johnson Smith

Jamaica Observer 29 Nov 2022
I am particularly delighted that Belgium has remained a key development partner for Jamaica, contributing significantly to the modernisation of our transportation sector — particularly through the supply of buses to the Jamaica Urban Transit Company and the construction of the Half-Way-Tree Transport Centre," added Johnson Smith.

3-day railway strike in Belgium wreaking havoc

Anadolu Agency 29 Nov 2022
A three-day strike of railway workers in Belgium is wreaking havoc with the country's transportation system ... caused demand for road transportation to shoot up ... It also disrupted cross-border rail services between the Netherlands and Belgium.

Ineos awards carbon capture assessment contract at Greensand project

Upstream Online 29 Nov 2022
A spokesperson for Greensand told Upstream that the project is on track to start trialling CO2 injection later this year, employing captured carbon from an Ineos Oxide plant in Belgium ... Last October, Belgium and Denmark agreed to allow cross-border transport of captured CO2 from industrial operations to the Greensand reservoirs under development.

The Golden Keys: Inside the High-Stakes World of the Luxury Concierge

Barrons 28 Nov 2022
The diamond needed to be picked up in Belgium and transported to the Connaught in Hong Kong, so the guest could present it under the Mistletoe faster than Santa could drop it down a chimney ... He says golf guests come to him in desperation when airlines lose their gear and transportation fails them.

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