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Ports & Shipping

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Posted: 14-06-2011
UAE. Investors looking for the greatest return on the funds they invest in port infrastructure should look no further than the GCC region, according to research by International Built Asset Consultancy, EC Harris. However, in the other transport sectors the lack of cross-border agreements between each member state could see investors focus their attention elsewhere. The ‘Investment in Transport Infrastructure’ study ranked 17 locations across the globe on the relative attractiveness of their transport sector to potential investors. The criteria used to judge each country covered a br
Posted: September 2, 2015
UAE. Dubai-based Fetchr offers a smartphone app that smoothly facilitates package delivery in a region where the lack of addressing systems troubles businesses and consumers.
Posted: August 31, 2015
UAE. Huge investment attracting biggest global machinery manufacturers; Cutting-edge concrete technology suppliers also being attracted.
Posted: August 24, 2015
UAE. Region generated US$66 billion in revenues in 2013 and faces tremendous future growth, driven by the emergence of the MENA-Asia trade corridor that will redefine global supply chains.
Posted: August 14, 2015
UAE. URBANO is the market leader for document delivery services in Peru, Ecuador and El Salvador; Abraaj will partner with URBANO's management team to expand regionally and develop new business lines.
Posted: August 6, 2015
EGYPT. Dignitaries and heads of state pour into Egypt as President Al Sisi officially opens new shipping lane.
Posted: August 6, 2015
IRAQ. Gulftainer's Umm Qasr Logistics Centre in Basra safely stores specialist cargo.
Posted: August 4, 2015
UAE. Regional decision makers to gather at biennial Offshore Marine & Work Boats conference as industry looks to future proof commercial potential.
Posted: July 31, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. "If the customer is not the key focus in all activities, whether it is improvements in delivery times or query resolution processes, efforts are wasted."
Posted: July 30, 2015
EGYPT. The global shipping industry's governing committee visits the new shipping lane, praises Egypt's "huge undertaking" of the project.
Posted: July 29, 2015
UAE. Revenues increase to AED967 million (US$263.5 million); E-commerce remains significant driver of growth; CEO Hussein Hachem: "We continue to invest in our future."
Posted: July 27, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. The African financial services industry is rapidly evolving as a result of advancing technology which is fueling innovation and growth in the sector.
Posted: July 27, 2015
EGYPT. Three ships entered the new canal. The event marks the first time ships have simultaneously navigated the waterways since its inception more than a century ago.
Posted: July 20, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. Making Africa's most remote regions accessible for trade will not only promote prosperity in those regions, but also elevate the continent's continued growth path.
Posted: June 25, 2015
UAE. The acquisition is the first step in achieving Mercator's vision to leverage its aviation heritage across the TTL lifecycle, keeping people and cargo on the move, safely, on-time and cost-effectively.
Posted: June 15, 2015
EGYPT. The celebrations and global communications campaign will be overseen by the SCA and implemented by a consortium comprising WPP and a number of local Egyptian businesses.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: September 3, 2015
UAE. Business conditions improved at the strongest rate in six months, driven by sharper expansions in output and new orders. Marked growth of new work resulted in greater pressure on operating capacity, however, as backlogs of work rose at the quickest pace since the survey began in August 2009.
date:Posted: September 3, 2015
UAE. UAE's GDP growth in 2015 should reach 3.9% thanks to more established diversification efforts; Despite lower oil prices, GCC must not discourage investment in alternative energy supplies.
date:Posted: September 2, 2015
UAE. Report, conducted by Deloitte and MIT Sloan Management Review, reveals that the ability to digitally transform and reimagine a business is determined in large part by a clear digital strategy supported by leaders who foster a culture able to change and reinvent their organizations.
UAE. Business conditions improved at the strongest rate in six months, driven by sharper expansions in output and new orders. Marked growth of new work resulted in greater pressure on operating capacity, however, as backlogs of work rose at the quickest pace since the survey began in August 2009.
INTERNATIONAL. Suspected anchors on the gold price, such as an interest rate increase and devaluation of the yuan, could actually be a rallying cry for commodities, he says in this interview with The Gold Report.
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