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September 17, 2018

No deal Brexit could limit UK seafarers’ opportunities

A no-deal exit from the European Union could limit the opportunities for UK seafarers, according to details shared by the UK Government.

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Trucks at Warehouse

September 17, 2018

Trucking capacity on the rebound from ELD mandate dip

Trucking shipments ticked down again in August since spiking in May, while still posting 6% year-over-year growth according to the Cass Freight Index.

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September 16, 2018 Newswatch

Florence is now a tropical depression, continued flooding expected

Florence, a onetime hurricane that weakened to a tropical depression by Sunday, dumped up to 40 inches of rain on parts of North Carolina since Thursday, and continued to produce widespread heavy rain over much of North Carolina and eastern South Carolina.

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September 14, 2018 Newswatch

Hong Kong braces for Typhoon Mangkhut

Hong Kong is preparing for Super Typhoon Mangkhut, predicted to make landfall this weekend. It may be the strongest ever tropical storm to lash the city in decades, the Xinhua news agency reported.

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September 14, 2018

President Trump signs new Miscellaneous Tariff Bill, rolls back certain tariffs

President Donald Trump has approved the rollback on sanctions on numerous chemicals instituted as part of the country's trade dispute with China by signing a bill to reduce the impact of import tariffs on domestic industry.

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