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: May 23, 2018
UAE. The theme of the event will be: "Converting greater optimism into sustainable trade growth"; The theme is highly topical and builds on the discussions that took place at last year's event.
Posted: May 17, 2018
UAE. The event will be a high quality occasion with key decision makers from across the Middle East and the Indian Subcontinent in attendance.
Posted: May 17, 2018
UAE. The report states that 50% of SME funding applications are rejected by banks and that alternative trade finance, powered by FinTech and Blockchain, is on the rise.
Posted: May 16, 2018
UAE. The annual report includes updates on the company's strategies, goals, programs and progress in three key areas: Economy, Environment and People; Report showcases how FedEx multiplies opportunities.
Posted: May 16, 2018
SINGAPORE. Awards recognise seafarers, shore-based staff, volunteers and companies making significant contributions to seafarer's welfare globally at Awards Dinner in Singapore.
Posted: May 16, 2018
UAE. All business partnerships with ADNOC must now include an ICV assessment as part of the tender evaluation and award process.
Posted: May 16, 2018
UAE. The Awards Programme recognised 30 companies demonstrating Transformational Growth across industry sectors.
Posted: May 14, 2018
UAE. New temperature- and humidity-controlled facility brings total capacity in Dubai to over 170,000 pallet positions.
Posted: May 9, 2018
SINGAPORE. World's first blockchain-based e-Certificate of Origin [eCO] unveiled in Singapore yesterday.
Posted: May 4, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. Due to start mid-May, the contract is part of a high profile project for the installation of a subsea power cable between the UK and Denmark.
Posted: May 2, 2018
UAE. Chaired by The Maritime Standard editor, Clive Woodbridge, the Judging Panel is made up of experienced, well respected individuals that have been drawn from many different fields and countries.
Posted: April 26, 2018
UAE. Great Place to Work Institute ranks FedEx Express as one of the top 10 companies to work for in the UAE.
Posted: April 19, 2018
UAE. IEC Telecom recognized as the best service provider for Thuraya Maritime Solutions.
Posted: April 15, 2018
UAE. Swisslog highlights the benefits of agile automation systems in solving logistical challenges in the Middle East region.
Posted: April 11, 2018
UAE. GAC Abu Dhabi was appointed to help ensure smooth running behind the scenes at the high profile event.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: May 25, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. AI is creating jobs, yet 80% of respondents say there is a lack of talent to fill positions; More than 50% of respondents use AI to improve products and increase efficiency; C-suite support and performance metrics are needed to scale AI strategies.
date:Posted: May 24, 2018
UAE. 10% of the total real estate debt market could come from private providers within the next decade; Report outlines how diversified debt sources and alternative financing structures will boost lending competition and in turn inject new capital into the real estate market.
date:Posted: May 24, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. The more "human" our solutions, the greater chance we'll be building monuments that become meaningful parts of people's lives and not just monoliths.
INTERNATIONAL. AI is creating jobs, yet 80% of respondents say there is a lack of talent to fill positions; More than 50% of respondents use AI to improve products and increase efficiency; C-suite support and performance metrics are needed to scale AI strategies.
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