The European Commission and Singapore have reached an agreement on a major free trade deal following more than two years of negotiations. EU Trade Commissioner Karel De Gucht and Singapore’s Minister of Trade and Industry Lim Hng Kiang, completed final negotiations on the agreement.
Dnata has begun handling cargo for two carriers that have recently entered the U.K. market. Airblue, operating its first widebody operation from Pakistan, has signed a multi-year agreement for dnata to service its four-a-week A340 service between Manchester, Islamabad and Lahore.
IAG Cargo, the business unit created by the merger between the cargo businesses of British Airways and Iberia, has freighted a donation of wheelchairs from Swiss Paralympic champion Heinz Frei to a hospital in Zambia. read more
Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) recorded increases in all three traffic categories in November 2012, including a monthly record high for cargo traffic.