| Jun 23, 2014
| 8:44 AM
A U.S. subsidiary of Middle Eastern cargo company Gulftainer has signed a 35-year, $100 million agreement to boost cargo operations with a new terminal at Port Canaveral.
It’s the first U.S. location for Gulftainer, a United Arab Emirates...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 12:32 PM
Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced a number of significant appointments Friday afternoon, naming a new elections commissioner, a new port authority member, four new members on the board of corrections, making the acting inspector general permanent and re-...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 5:59 PM
Domestic and global growth is floating more work and jobs to an automotive parts manufacturer in Newport News.
Before a packed room of state, regional and local economic and political officials, Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced Tuesday that Continental...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Seanachai Theatre Company announced its 2014-15 season on Tuesday, while also saying that it will no longer be called Seanachai Theatre Company. The theater’s new monicker is Irish Theatre of Chicago. It’s a bold change for the twenty-year-old...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 5:31 PM
Despite seeing a surge in container traffic, and mounting interest from business prospects, the Port of Virginia continues to operate at a loss — albeit not nearly as large as first anticipated.
Officials with the Virginia Port Authority announced...
| Aug 22, 2014
Officials at the Port of Virginia say its 2015 fiscal year is off to a strong start after continued cargo volume growth in July.
The Virginia Port Authority, which operates terminals in Portsmouth, Newport News and Norfolk, said Thursday its July 2014...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 2:19 PM
On July 28, I took a two-hour bus ride to the Port Authority Bus terminal in New York City and then walked about a mile and half until I saw a sea of people carrying Israeli flags and singing. I knew I had arrived at the Support for Israel rally.
| Jul 28, 2014
| 12:34 PM
NEW YORK — A cross-shaped steel beam pulled from the rubble of the collapsed World Trade Center in New York days after the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks can be displayed in the national memorial museum at the site, a U.S. appeals court ruled on Monday....
| Sep 10, 2014
A federal transportation grant will soon provide a much needed upgrade to a congested artery into the Port of Virginia.
Virginia U.S. Sen. Mark Warner, and U.S. Rep. Bobby Scott (D-Newport News), announced Tuesday that the Virginia Port Authority will...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 4:30 AM
The sale of APM Terminals Virginia in Portsmouth was completed Friday with ownership transferring to a group of investment funds.
APM Terminals announced the sale to affiliates of investment funds managed by Alinda Capital Partners and Universities...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 8:42 PM
Transportation and port officials are planning a pitch to buy the former APM Terminals container shipping facility from its new owners, according to the state's top transportation leader.
Aubrey L. Lane Jr., Virginia secretary of transportation,...