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‘We are here to help the trade save costs’

DNMUM390858 | 6/19/2017 | Author : DNA Money | WC :1093

c-suite chat Dr John Joseph, Chief Commissioner of Customs (Mumbai Zone-II) JNCH

Dr John Joseph, chief commissioner of customs (Mumbai Zone-II), Jawaharlal Nehru Customs House (JNCH), has managed to remove congestion at India’s largest container port at Nhava Sheva through various initiatives. He shares with DNA Money the challenges he faced while implementing Direct Port Delivery (DPD), a gamechanger scheme that facilitates ‘Ease of Doing Business’.
When you think of the Jawaharlal Nehru Port (JNPT), congestion and chaos come to your mind. It used to be a nightmarish experience for exporters and importers. How did you change the scene?
World Bank does a study on ‘ease of doing business’, or how fast you can transfer or transport cargo with clearances. Last year’s study on dwell time, or how much times
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Shipping training centre planned for Bharatmala
DNMUM401420 | 11/23/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Ateeq Shaikh | WC :336

Mumbai: Mumbai and Visakhapatnam have been finalised by the Ministry of Shipping to set up Centre of Excellence in Maritime & Ship Building (CEMS).
CEMS will train students to hone their skills in lines with the needs of the port and maritime ind
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Telcos seek time for new re-verification modes
DNMUM401421 | 11/23/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : DNA Money Correspondent | WC :281

Telecom players have asked for more time for implementation of new mobile re-verification methods including one-time password (OTP).In a letter to the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI) di
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Blurring job lines
DNMUM401422 | 11/23/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Katya B Naidu | WC :643

Mumbai: Not long ago, a large bank was hiring 15 people to transition to its new employees for a function called ‘managing employee experience’. Instead of looking for people with HR background for a role in the HR department, it chose to hire people
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Gift investment plans not items during festivals
DNMUM401428 | 11/23/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Saravana Kumar | WC :366

The festive season which usually begins with Dussehra stretches through Christmas and mostly ends with celebrating the new year. Festivals are popular not just for the celebrations that accompany them but also for the auspicious time they carry to be
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