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: March 15, 2018
SAUDI ARABIA. Saudi-based logistics platform Wasel Lee has just announced a Series A round, led by three individual investors.
Posted: March 14, 2018
UAE. The Maritime Standard Awards (TMS Awards) 2018 will take place at the Atlantis, The Palm, on 15th October.
Posted: March 10, 2018
LONDON. Collaboration to deliver greater transaction efficiencies and increased productivity for shipowners and managers using IB's InfoSHIP.
Posted: February 10, 2018
UAE. Founded on ethical values, Dubai-based logistics firm enrolls in ISO 37001:2016 ABMS standard.
Posted: February 7, 2018
LONDON. Developed to cover an area of the Bristol Channel known as "The Bridge", this "high density" ENC displays depth contours at one-metre intervals, allowing ECDIS to set safety contours at corresponding levels to support navigation through shallow water.
Posted: January 31, 2018
LONDON. New tool provides evolving overview of the rapid development of LNG bunkering infrastructure.
Posted: January 30, 2018
UAE. Best-in-class companies in the Middle East to be recognized for demonstrating outstanding achievement and superior performance on 14th May in Dubai.
Posted: January 30, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. The robot, presented as a benchmark product for autonomous driving at a US Senate Field Hearing on January 24th, was on display at Washington Auto Show.
Posted: January 25, 2018
The Mission to Seafarers is a UK-based charity operating in over 200 ports across 50 countries, providing help and emergency assistance to seafarers in times of need.
Posted: January 22, 2018
LONDON. "Brookes Bell's long-recognised expertise across international marine and energy markets will make an excellent and complementary addition to the Thomas Miller Group."
Posted: January 12, 2018
UAE. The office will operate under the name IFCHOR Middle East, and its primary focus will be on regional markets, covering the dry bulk markets.
Posted: January 10, 2018
LONDON, PARIS, HONG-KONG. Joining a growing band of industry leaders from across the LNG value chain, Societe Generale brings an essential financial perspective to the group.
Posted: January 5, 2018
SINGAPORE. Firm urges ports operators to plan ahead for global industry changes; Shifting economic trends, trade flows and global demographic patterns are creating the conditions for what could be a defining year for the global ports industry.
Posted: January 4, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. Transaction creates the industry's leading, independent provider of subsea survey and ROV equipment rental services.
Posted: January 4, 2018
HOUSTON. Treatment of the tanks is performed in transit, which means there is no disruption to in-port cargo operations.


date:Posted: March 21, 2018
UAE. The need for coordinated action is particularly important in the Middle East and North Africa, where 47% of the population is under 25 years old, leading to increased demand for high-quality education.
date:Posted: March 20, 2018
UAE. 79% of regional CEOs confirm that consumer behaviour will be disruptive to their business over the next five years, compared to 68% globally; 81% are working to create transparency around their organisation's values, compared to 73% globally.
date:Posted: March 20, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. Public-sector employees embrace government use of AI at a higher rate than other citizens.