Hong Kong dredging begins

Dredging operations has commenced at Hong Kong’s Hung Hom Fairway, and will be carried out for a period of approximately one month until mid-May, a notice from the Hong Kong Marine Department said.
The dredging works are within the area bounded by straight lines joining the following co-ordinates

Abbot Point expansion to create jobs

Thousands of jobs could be created if Abbot Point, Australia’s northernmost deepwater coal port located 25 km north of Bowen, Queensland, is expanded.
The referral to expand the port has been handed to federal environment minister Greg Hunt, who is tasked to perform due diligence before approving