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Brunei commits to maritime security

Brunei establishes the Maritime and Port Authority of Brunei Darussalam (MPABD) in 2017 to improve the maritime situation and fulfil IMO regulations.

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APEC: highest commitment to economic integration

With several trade agreements moving forward, e.g. the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement of the Trans-Pacific Partnership and the Pacific Alliance, prospects for regional economic integration remain positive.

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Rotterdam uses IoT to save 1 hour of berthing time

For the Port of Rotterdam, it is about using technology to help customers.  Lee Kok Leong reports on how the port is leveraging on the IoT to save one hour in berthing time which can amount to US$80,000 US dollars in savings for shipping companies.