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: 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).
Posted: September 20, 2018
UAE. Investment will turn Port into one of largest gateways on the US East Coast:. facility; Port becomes the largest ever operation by a UAE company in the US.
Posted: September 18, 2018
PARIS. The Approval in Principle (AiP) for the new cargo containment system (CCS) was delivered at Gastech 2018 in Barcelona.
Posted: September 17, 2018
UAE. Investors across the world must think twice about investing in Djibouti.
Posted: September 17, 2018
UAE. Around 800 high level executives from the worlds of shipping, ports, shipbuilding and repair and other maritime sectors will attend the event.
Posted: September 8, 2018
PARIS. [bluester]'s secure online marketplace, connecting ship managers with maritime service providers, will benefit from Bureau Veritas' (BV) independent vendor qualification and seamless integration with BV's digital applications.
Posted: September 7, 2018
UAE. Location and facilities enable emirate to carve niche as regional shipping hub.
Posted: September 5, 2018
UAE. Port Company also prohibited from replacing DP World directors in joint venture company.
Posted: August 29, 2018
LONDON. Ship owners and operators must submit their data collection plans to verifiers by September 1st to ensure timely verification.
Posted: July 3, 2018
UAE. Freight revenue has witnessed a decline by 5% every year since 2014 due to low oil prices and outdated infrastructure; Strategy& outlines a framework for T&L freight companies embarking on their digital transformation.
Posted: June 1, 2018
LONDON. Misconception that data must be submitted to verifiers in a certain format is placing additional burden on ship owners and operators

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: December 9, 2018
UAE. When asked about their motivation for a new career, the most common reason was "to find their real passion" (57.7%), followed by “better compensation” (18.1%).
date:Posted: December 8, 2018
UAE. The campaign's goals aren't immediately clear, as the malefactors don't appear to be leveraging the hijacked websites for further nefarious purposes.
date:Posted: December 7, 2018
SAUDI ARABIA. The PMI in November (55.2) is still below the series average of 57.7, and the year-to-date average is lower, indicating a relatively soft rate of expansion in the non-oil private sector by historical standards.
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