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  • Bearish on shipping

    Rahul Kapoor of Drewry Financial Research Services explains why he is bearish on container and dry bulk shipping in the medium term.

  • Uber New York

    Uber driver Jason Brian Dalton was charged with six counts of murder and held without bail in the Kalamazoo, Michigan, spree killing.

  • Dennis Muilenburg

    Boeing's next board chair will be company veteran Dennis Muilenburg, the company said.

  • MONTREAL, Feb 22- After six years of negotiations over U.N. greenhouse gas regulations, the aerospace industry dodged the threat of spending billions of dollars to re-engineer airplanes. The industry got help from European and Russian negotiators, who successfully argued that the standards should not render newer, more efficient planes obsolete, according...

  • Norwegian currently flies to the United States from Britain on its Norwegian operating licence, but last year gained a UK operating licence that would allow it to fly to Asia, South America and South Africa and wants the UK unit to offer services to the United States as well. Britain's Director General for Civil Aviation Patricia Hayes wrote to the U.S....

  • Railroads looking to rebound

    Stephanie Link, Portfolio Manager for TIAA explains why she's adding Union Pacific to her Halftime portfolio.

  • HONG KONG, Feb 19- Off the coast of a nearly deserted island below the southern tip of Hong Kong, at least 10 massive ships that normally carry hundreds of thousands of tons of coal or iron ore lie idle near one of the world's busiest sea routes. We have been hit by a perfect storm- huge order books, China slowdown, the end of quantitative easing, lurking European monetary...

  • Feb 20- The captain of the doomed El Faro warned that the "clock was ticking" as his cargo ship took on water in an Atlantic hurricane that would eventually sink the vessel, a U.S. Coast Guard panel heard on Saturday. Captain Michael Davidson pleaded for help as his ship, operated by Tote Services, sailed into the path of Hurricane Joaquin near the Bahamas, according to a...

  • BANGKOK, Feb 20- Thai budget carrier Nok Airlines said on Saturday it will cancel 20 domestic flights on Feb. 23 even as it faces an investigaton into earlier cancellations and the threat of having its licence suspended. Nok Air is under investigation by the Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand after 3,000 passengers were affected by flight cancellations last...

  • Dornier Seawings exhibit at the Singapore Air Show in February 2016

    The seaplane may have faded from view after its burst of fame during the heyday of TV's Fantasy Island, but it's still a favorite of the super-rich.

  • Feb 19- Airline bookings to parts of Latin America and the Caribbean have slipped globally since a U.S. public health agency warned pregnant women against travel to areas where the Zika virus is spreading, travel data analysis company ForwardKeys said on Friday. Bookings to regions hit by the mosquito-borne virus fell some 3.4 percent from a year ago between...

  • Bookings to regions hit by the mosquito-borne virus fell some 3.4 percent from a year ago between Jan. 15, when the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a travel advisory, and Feb. 10, the report found.

  • GLOBAL AIRLINE BOOKINGS TO ZIKA-HIT AREAS FELL 3.4 PCT FROM A YEAR AGO IN THE NEARLY 4 WEEKS AFTER A JAN. 15 U.S.

  • Rochelle Hamm's husband, 49- year-old Frank Hamm of Baltimore, died on Oct. 1 when the El Faro went down off the Bahamas in the worst cargo shipping disaster involving a U.S.-flagged vessel in more than three decades. At a press conference outside the hearing site in Jacksonville, Florida, Rochelle Hamm said U.S. lawmakers should establish third-party oversight...

  • Feb 19- Boeing Co said on Friday it had received a license from the United States to hold talks with airlines in Iran about buying jetliners but it would need additional U.S. approval to make sales. The company said it received the license on Thursday, nearly a month after European rival Airbus said Iran had agreed to buy 118 Airbus jets worth $27 billion at list...

  • Transport Workers Union Local 555, representing the airlines' 12,000 ground staff, said on Friday that 50.4 percent cast a "yes" vote in favor of the contract.

  • Feb 19- Boeing Co said on Friday it had received a license from the United States to hold talks with airlines in Iran about their needs for jetliners but it would need additional U.S. approval to make sales. The company said it received the license on Thursday, nearly a month after European rival Airbus said Iran had agreed to buy 118 Airbus jets worth $27 billion at...

  • NEW YORK, Feb 19- Boeing Co said on Friday it had received a license from the United States to hold talks with airlines in Iran about their needs for jetliners. "We have applied for and received a license to assess the current commercial passenger airplane needs of U.S. Government- approved Iranian airlines," Boeing said in a statement. "The license permits us to engage...

  • Feb 19- Logistics company ZTO Express is planning a U.S. initial public offering that could be the biggest U.S. listing by a Chinese company since ecommerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's $25 billion IPO, the Wall Street Journal reported. Shanghai- based ZTO Express could raise between $1 billion and $2 billion by later this year or early 2017, the Journal...

  • Lexus may be the most ticketed car

    The Lexus ES 300 sedan was crowned the biggest ticket magnet, according to a car insurance comparison-shopping website.

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