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Gaussin and Faurecia join forces in logistics and port handling - 10/09/2020 - Eric Apim

FRANCE. The two French companies Gaussin and Faurecia are going to work together to equip hydrogen storage systems for vehicles intended for logistics and port handling.

Threats to close the Thello Marseille-Nice-Milan railway line - 10/02/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

FRANCE / ITALY. According to the railway workers' union CFDT, the company Thello plans to close its Eurocity line between Marseille-Nice and Milan in 2021. version française

Ryanair to open a permanent base at Beauvais - 09/24/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

FRANCE. The airline company Ryanair is going to set up a permanent base at Paris-Beauvais airport, located in Tillé, with two planes stationed. version française

Vueling positions itself for the first time on domestic flights in France - 09/23/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

FRANCE / SPAIN. The low-cost airline Vueling will offer its first domestic flights in France by serving Marseille, Brest and Montpellier from Paris-Orly airport.

SNCF's OUIGO trains announce their entry into spanish stations - 09/22/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

SPAIN. The SNCF's high-speed, low-cost OUIGO trains will be extended to the Madrid-Barcelona link, which will also serve the cities of Zaragoza and Tarragona.

A student takes a majority stake in the Israeli airline El Al - 09/18/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

ISRAEL. Eli Rozenberg, a twenty-seven year old Israeli student, now holds a majority stake of 42.85% in El Al, through his company Kanfei Nesharim. version française

Transavia reinforces its programme in France with the opening of five routes - 09/16/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

FRANCE. Transavia France launches five new routes serving the South of France from Paris-Orly and Nantes-Atlantique.

Flight cancellations and delays in France this summer could cost airlines €26 million - 09/11/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

FRANCE. According to a survey conducted by Flightright, between July and August 2020, just over 65,000 flights were operated out of France, down 60% from 2019. version française

The port of Beirut suffered less than expected - 08/27/2020 - Gérard Tur

LEBANON. "The port is once again operating at 100%, for imports and exports" according to the new director of the port.

A new shipping line between France, Italy and Tunisia - 08/18/2020 - Gérard Tur

MEDITERRANEAN. It serves from August 22nd the ports of Sète, Marina Di Carrara and Sousse.

The Port of Marseille maintains its 2020 investments, despite a 15% drop in its traffic - 07/09/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

FRANCE. Impacted by the health crisis, the Grand Port Maritime de Marseille will maintain the €57m of investments planned for 2020 and will even add more than €6.5m of commercial measures to revive port activities.

The dismissal of Tunisair's CEO is causing a stir - 07/08/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

TUNISIA. After refusing a rescue plan for the airline, the Tunisian Transport Minister dismissed Tunisair's CEO under conditions deemed unconstitutional.

Israeli airline El Al to receive a $250m state-guaranteed loan - 07/07/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

ISRAEL. The airline company El Al accepted the rescue plan proposed by the Israeli government and could be nationalised again.
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