Cathay comes home to roost

Cathay comes home to roost THERE was a time when Cathay Pacific Airways was seriously cool, oozing charisma, refinement – and profitability. It was the aviation brand equivalent of Coco Chanel or Louis Vuitton, as it dashed across the south-east Asian skies with self-assured elan, opulently conveying its passenger and…

Shipping can and must prevent another bankruptcy, says FMC chief Doyle

The entire shipping industry – carriers and their customers and suppliers – need to come together to ensure that the supply chain disruption caused by the Hanjin bankruptcy never happens again, said Federal Maritime Commissioner William Doyle this week. “This [the response to Hanjin’s bankruptcy] could have been done differently; things now…