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Deadline looms for Panama Canal expansion dispute

...rocky slope on the banks of the Panama Canal, announcing to the world a massive...construction began, these ports and the Panama Canal Authority are facing the prospect...crucial day in the history of the Panama Canal and for us as a country that wants...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-17/deadline-looms-panama-cana
Georgia signs agreement to deepen Savannah harbor

...Coast ports, Savannah is scrambling to accommodate giant cargo ships expected to begin arriving through an expanded Panama Canal in early 2016. .Georgia's upfront cash virtually guarantees that the expansion ? authorized for study by Congress...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-08/georgia-signs-agreement-deepe
Georgia, South Carolina accept greater burden for port improvements

...Deal said at the signing ceremony Wednesday.There's a reason the states are impatient to deepen their ports. The Panama Canal is expected to finish a major expansion in early 2016, giving passage to supersized cargo ships bound for U.S. ports...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-10-11/georgia-south-carolina-a
Final deal to start dredging Savannah harbor close

...Savannah is scrambling for deeper water to make room for supersized cargo ships expected to begin arriving via an expanded Panama Canal in little more than a year.Nearly two years have passed since the federal government gave final approval to the Savannah...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-29/final-deal-start-dredging-sav
Georgia ports chief touts Savannah's potential

...deepen the Savannah River shipping channel to make room for giant cargo ships expected to arrive soon through an expanded Panama Canal. While federal money to begin dredging remains scarce, Gov. Nathan Deal wants to get started using $266 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-25/georgia-ports-chief-touts-sav
Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed to travel with Vice President Joe Biden, seek funds for port expansion

...Vice President Joe Biden to the Panama Canal on Monday as Georgia officials...passing through the newly enlarged Panama Canal can load and unload goods locally...sailing across a newly deepened Panama Canal will stop in Georgia. A review...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-16/atlanta-mayor-kasim-reed-trav
US won't intervene in nuclear waste shipment through Panama Canal

...radioactive nuclear waste through the Panama Canal, en route to Japan, a State Department...including shipments through the Panama Canal -- the upcoming shipment would...France on Jan. 23, go through the Panama Canal and on to Japan. Spokesmen for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/14/tec_220553.shtml
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Retired Panama Canal CEO says expansion will benefit East Coast, Gulf most

ISLE OF PALMS, S.C. - The recently retired head of the Panama Canal Author ity said Tuesday that Amer ican exports ranging from Gulf of Mexico crude oil to Mid wes tern grain to natural gas from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-09-18/retired-panama-canal-ceo-says
Fears tragedy over Panama Canal

The date is here. The Panama Canal has been given away. This should not have taken place, had President...Panamanians. The unrest and instability in the region of the Panama Canal will be the cause of it. R. W. Waters, Hephzibah

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/19/edi_278571.shtml
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Sees China as threat in Panama Canal

Allowing China to assume control of the Panama Canal is another shot in the proverbial foot of U.S. national interests. China has been making subtle nuclear, trade and now strategic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/04/edi_276632.shtml
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