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: June 12, 2019
SRI LANKA. GAC is tapping into the growing contract logistics business potential of the Asia Pacific, Indian Subcontinent and Middle East, with plans to further develop and expand in its operations in the regions.
Posted: June 5, 2019
UAE. This marks the beginning of twice-weekly sailings of a liner service from London Gateway and Southampton to all major ports in the Arabian Gulf.
Posted: May 29, 2019
UAE. Combined production equivalent to energy needed to power 20,000 households over 20-year project lifetime.
Posted: May 28, 2019
COPENHAGEN. Remotely operated line catcher prototype could be a step-change innovation that improves safety standards for tug crews, reducing risk and increasing efficiencies for customers.
Posted: May 15, 2019
LONDON. AAL celebrates Felixstowe inaugural call with successful delivery of four RTGs from China, for the UK port's expansion project.
Posted: May 13, 2019
UAE. Swisslog continues to secure new projects in the Middle East and beyond.
Posted: May 2, 2019
UAE. The event will reward and recognise high achievers within the shipping and maritime sectors in a glittering ceremony.
Posted: May 2, 2019
UAE. GAC Dubai has been named Breakbulk Operator of the Year in the Logistics Middle East Awards.
Posted: May 1, 2019
UAE. JFSL will be working closely with ADGM to support Belt and Road initiative and the growth ambition of Chinese enterprises in the MENA region.
Posted: April 27, 2019
UAE. The deal will boost the UAE economy as well as the shipping, logistics, transports and distributions sector of this region.
Posted: April 25, 2019
UAE. Company recognized for its complete solutions from consulting and concept studies, to project implementation, customer service, best-in-class technologies and software.
Posted: April 11, 2019
UAE. Dow Jones' Barrons magazine and MSCI have ranked the supply-chain logistics company as world-wide sustainability leader.
Posted: April 11, 2019
UAE. Aimed at influential decision makers and opinion formers in the shipping, ports, ship finance and trade related business sectors, the one-day Conference will focus on the key issues facing the region.
Posted: April 7, 2019
UAE. The Maritime Standard Awards 2019 will be held on Monday 21st October at the luxurious Atlantis The Palm, Dubai, in its spacious and grand Ballroom.
Posted: April 5, 2019
UAE. The appointment is in response to strong market growth in exports from Belgium and France, and marks the beginning of twice-weekly sailings of a liner service from Antwerp to the Arabian Gulf.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: June 14, 2019
INTERNATIONAL. thyssenkrupp Materials Services relies on Microsoft for in-house solution development; AI as an essential component of the holistic digitalization strategy; Customers benefit from individualized offers and more efficient processes.
date:Posted: June 13, 2019
UAE. Cyber-crime is one of the biggest risks to businesses to date and globally its estimated costs will reach US$6 trillion by 2021.
date:Posted: June 12, 2019
UAE. Millions of files that are sitting out in the open across various file storage technologies are actually encrypted by ransomware; The analysis detected many files containing highly sensitive information.
INTERNATIONAL. thyssenkrupp Materials Services relies on Microsoft for in-house solution development; AI as an essential component of the holistic digitalization strategy; Customers benefit from individualized offers and more efficient processes.