A new study by the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) has reviewed the risks to workers when opening fumigated shipping containers. The study identifies significant gaps in preventive measures and makes recommendations that should be implemented to improve the safety and health of workers.
In recent years, China has made major inroads into the EU by acquiring minority or majority stakes in port infrastructure of strategic relevance for China. Hence, China is increasingly able to shape outcomes in its interest from within the EU.
“We would like to express our solidarity with the workers of Limassol port in Cyprus” – Gabi Zimmer and Neoklis Sylikiotis.
The Western Balkans Investment Summit brought together at EBRD Headquarters high-level government officials, including all six Prime Ministers, and private sector participants to discuss opportunities and challenges across the region. Regional transport connectivity featured high among the topics discussed to boost economic growth. It was also the subject of a dedicated discussion panel.