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: November 7, 2017
UAE. Local exporters to expand trade via the vast network of Hutchison Ports.
Posted: November 3, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. Orange delivers satellite and teleport connectivity across all major shipping and sailing routes; Integrates maritime solutions to move industry toward real digital transformation.
Posted: November 2, 2017
UAE. GAC's award recognises it as the agency that has made the greatest contribution to the shipping industry in the Middle East and the Indian Subcontinent.
Posted: October 27, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. Being digital would mean transforming core operations to enable digital transformation and grow profitability and could include AI, smart collectors, digital warehouses, connected vehicles, connected lockers, augmented workforce and robotic process automation.
Posted: October 26, 2017
UAE. Speakers stressed there was a need not just for investment, but closer collaboration between different stakeholders, to create the foundations for sustainable success.
Posted: October 26, 2017
OMAN. ERSAL enables delivery access via mobile (in contrast to the traditional requirement of a physical address).
Posted: October 24, 2017
UAE. The Awards demonstrated that the region's ports and shipping sector is one that continues to show innovation, creativity and a determination to succeed in uncertain times.
Posted: October 21, 2017
UAE. The first Gulf Print & Pack Summit will take place 4-5 March 2018 in Dubai.
Posted: October 5, 2017
SAUDI ARABIA. ITFC and Egypt's Foreign Trade Training Center have collaborated in this tailored workshop to train traders in their exporting capacities, and open windows for international trade.
Posted: September 30, 2017
PARIS. The Group is an international key player in the shipping industry and provides shipping, forwarding & logistics, NVOCC and port & marine services.
Posted: September 30, 2017
UAE. Materials Handling Middle East is the only dedicated show in the region for professionals from every facet of the warehousing, intralogistics and supply chain sector.
Posted: September 29, 2017
UAE. During the 2.75 year holding period, this investment has delivered an attractive monthly income to clients equal to the promised 8.25% per annum, and with this successful exit the actual IRR is around 11% after all taxes and fees.
Posted: September 23, 2017
UAE.Orange helps support digital transformation in the maritime sector; Integrated solution allows Topaz to manage its fleet efficiently in real time.
Posted: September 19, 2017
UAE. Grandweld Shipyards has secured a contract to design, Construct and deliver four crew boats and six pilot boats for Kuwait Oil Company.
Posted: September 14, 2017
UAE. This year's event will have more than a touch of Bollywood glitz and glamour, as it has been confirmed that actress, model and former Miss Universe, Lara Dutta, will be hosting it.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: December 15, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. AI will create 2.3 million jobs in 2020, while eliminating 1.8 million.
date:Posted: December 15, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. Nearly all (94%) device makers have invested in software development in the past five years; Nine in 10 (88%) believe the Internet of Things (IoT) is driving growth within the manufacturing industry; 84% have changed their business model to put software at its core in delivering services and generating revenue.
date:Posted: December 14, 2017
UAE. As the interconnection junction between network providers, cloud providers and the enterprise, Equinix has a unique perspective on IT trends and where things are headed.
UAE. Cisco's security research organization Talos says once this ransomware enters your system, it uses three ways to spread automatically around a network, one of which is the known Eternal Blue vulnerability.
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