Category Archives: Cargo Tracking

CSX train derails near McDavid; This is not a threat to public safety, but an environmental cleanup is expected:

About two dozen cars on the CSX train derailed at McDavid on Monday evening, but no danger was reported to the public from the train’s cargo. “We don’t have a public safety issue at this point, but it will be an environmental cleanup,” Eric Gilmore, acting director of County Public Safety told shortly […]

Uber rolls out same-day on-demand grocery delivery to 400 cities

Just when you thought Uber Technologies Inc. (NYSE: UBER) might have put too many eggs in its basket, it is putting eggs in consumers’ baskets – straight from the grocery store. The company announced on Monday its largest grocery store expansion since launching in July 2020, with scheduled same-day, on-demand grocery delivery now available in […]

Latest coronavirus: Daily infections in New York state exceed 1,000 for first time since May

New York State reported more than 1,000 new cases of Covid-19 in one day for the first time since mid-May, as cases increased due to slowing vaccination rates, the spread of Delta variant and relaxation of social measures. Authorities reported 1,156 new positive cases, representing a positivity rate of 1.39% and a seven-day average rate […]

Thailand says AstraZeneca asked to delay delivery of 61 million doses of vaccine

People receive the first dose of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine against coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at the Central Vaccination Center, inside the large station in Bang Sue, Thailand on June 21, 2021. REUTERS / Athit Perawongmetha BANGKOK, July 15 (Reuters) – AstraZeneca (AZN.L) has asked Thailand to extend the delivery deadline of 61 million doses of its […]

Italy bans cruise ships from the Venice lagoon after threat from Unesco | Italy

Italy has banned cruise ships from the Venice Lagoon in what appears to be a final move hailed by anti-cruise ship activists. “We finally seem to have made it,” said Tommaso Cacciari, the leader of No Grandi Navi (No Big Ships), an activist group that has been protesting against ships for more than a decade. […]

UK companies anticipate increased investments and acquisitions; growth concerns weigh on markets – business live | Business

Hello and welcome to our continued coverage of the global economy, financial markets, euro area and business. As business confidence grows, UK businesses are bracing for a boom in investment and job creation, and are also considering potential deals. After more than a year of cutting costs and fighting the pandemic, companies are now focusing […]

FAA activates powerful new system to track spacecraft in near real time

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has activated a powerful new system that will allow it to track rocket launches in near real time, as well as spacecraft as they re-enter airspace from Earth en route to the ground. The new program is intended to increase the safety of the U.S. National Airspace System, the agency […]

UAE-Pakistan trade relations on track

Senior officials pose for a group photo before the meeting. Inayat-ur-Rahman, Company editor Bilateral trade between the UAE and Pakistan is on a solid growth path and advancing. A delegation led by Khan Zaman Sarwar, a prominent Pakistani businessman, chairman of the Al Ibrahimi group and member of the board of directors of the Abu […]