Ports & Shipping

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: November 28, 2018
PARIS. [bluester]'s secure online market place, connecting ship managers with maritime service providers, will now benefit from the independent desktop verification service provided by Bureau Veritas Solutions Marine & Offshore.
Posted: November 20, 2018
MILAN. De Nora addresses common misconceptions relating to chlorine, hydrogen and system configuration.
Posted: November 20, 2018
UAE. The maritime and insurance industry veteran of more than a quarter of a century was selected from a strong field of finalists up for the award by a jury of insurance specialists.
Posted: November 14, 2018
UAE. A step towards creating a digital freight ecosystem that connects all logistics stakeholders onto one platform.
Posted: November 12, 2018
UAE. AED 100 million investment underlines contract logistics pioneer's commitment to the region.
Posted: November 10, 2018
LONDON. Increased functionality, system simplicity and access to meaningful data, driven by advancements in technology will transform and create strategic model for maritime e-procurement.
Posted: November 8, 2018
UAE. Greater flexibility in terms of financing options will be required, with for example crowd funding type solutions coming into the equation.
Posted: October 23, 2018
UAE. Session titled "Navigating Connectivity While at Sea" to discuss maritime connectivity as one of the top priorities for crew welfare and effective business. operations.
Posted: October 17, 2018
UAE. The training is designed to offer real-life experience to participants, and to improve inspectors' efficiency in identifying illegal items.
Posted: October 17, 2018
UAE. The glittering, glamorous event celebrates and rewards the achievements of leading companies and individuals active in maritime fields in the Middle East and the Indian Subcontinent.
Posted: October 17, 2018
UAE. UAE's first digital platform introduces transparency, operational efficiencies in shipping & logistics sector.
Posted: September 26, 2018
UAE. Attracting strategic investors is key for the growth of the mid-segment companies in the Middle East as the lack of capital is often a barrier for them, notes Frost & Sullivan.
Posted: September 26, 2018
UAE. To ensure customer loyalty, logistics companies must adopt track-and-trace systems, efficient last-mile delivery methods, integrated technology and smarter delivery management systems.
Posted: September 23, 2018
LONDON. World's leading provider of marine support services engages Accenture to redesign crew management and seafarer experience.
Posted: September 21, 2018
EGYPT. Transmar has upgraded its Adabiya departure services with the addition of a new vessel – the MV Viking Merlin - on the company's Red Sea Service (RES).


date:Posted: February 22, 2019
UAE. The project, currently at the concept stage, is meant to connect the UAE and other GCC countries for the first time with Indiavia, a subsea tunnel and an ultra speed subsea railway line.
date:Posted: February 22, 2019
UAE. The biggest problem with biometric data is not the storage or authentication technology used, rather it is the static nature of biometric data itself.
date:Posted: February 21, 2019
AM Best notes that in 2018, aggregate underwriting profits for UAE-listed insurers experienced a marginal decline of 1.7% to reach AED 1.7 billion. Net profits, however, showed a strong increase, increasing 6.4% to AED 1.4 billion.