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: December 13, 2017
LONDON. ATT helps mariners to make fast, accurate tidal height and tidal stream predictions for more than 7,000 ports and 3,000 tidal streams worldwide.
Posted: December 12, 2017
LONDON. Supplier Performance Report provides ship-owners and managers with critical data on procurement performance and trends, enabling improved supplier collaboration.
Posted: December 8, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. The combined group, with a rental fleet of 19,000 assets valued in excess of US$139 million will service all major subsea hubs from its bases in Aberdeen, Singapore, Abu Dhabi, London and Houston.
Posted: December 6, 2017
LONDON. Report represents a significant breakthrough; confirming renewable wind energy for ship propulsion as a key component as shipping seeks to lower carbon footprint and save fuel costs.
Posted: December 5, 2017
LONDON. For the first time, the record now provides guidance to help bridge crews record and manage cyber risks.
Posted: December 5, 2017
UAE. The win came amid praise for the UAE's competitive advantages that has enabled the country to play a pivotal role in promoting the international maritime system and driving the growth of international maritime trade.
Posted: November 30, 2017
UAE. Blockchain technology will give ENOC and TRISTAR the ability to provide irrevocable verification and oversight to complex processes and movements of products to customers.
Posted: November 30, 2017
LONDON. From the freedom of their hotel in India, the Chennai Six have issued a joint statement on behalf of themselves and their families.
Posted: November 29, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. The companies will utilise CD Marine's recognised business to improve communication and efficiency of service for yachting, shipping and cruise professionals in French markets.
Posted: November 29, 2017
LONDON. Decision to drop all unjust charges against all the crew of the Seaman Guard Ohio concludes traumatic four-year period; highlights vulnerability of international seafarers.
Posted: November 25, 2017
LONDON. Philip Nielsen to support continued growth drive in Europe with specific focus on building relationships with Greek shipowners and operators in Southern Europe.
Posted: November 22, 2017
UAE. High quality panel of speakers discuss and debate the key issues and trends facing the shipping and ports market in the Middle East and the Indian Subcontinent, with a particular focus on financial issues.
Posted: November 13, 2017
BAHRAIN. Investment to support the expansion of regional operations in the chemical and petrochemical markets.
Posted: November 9, 2017
UAE. The projected growth in GCC ports brings opportunities for these ports to invest in technology that reduces operational costs, boosts utilisation of infrastructures, enhances productivity and streamlines business processes.
Posted: November 7, 2017
UAE. Partnership allows Fetchr to send packages via a new autonomous channel.


date:Posted: December 18, 2017
SAUDI ARABIA. The majority of women in Saudi Arabia (70%) say that they are most likely to drive after the ban is lifted. However, men will remain the decision-makers when it comes to car purchases.
date:Posted: December 17, 2017
UAE. The recent increase in mortgage activity can be attributed towards the rise of end users and investors taking advantage of capital structure through leverage. Structurally speaking, the higher levels of mortgage indicate that there will be lower levels of "flipping".
date:Posted: December 17, 2017
UAE. Announced MENA IPO deal value reached US$236.7 million in Q3 2017; Musharaka REIT Fund in Saudi Arabia raised US$ 95.1 million, largest IPO by capital raised; Global IPO activity for 2017 on course to be the busiest year since 2007.
UAE. The region will see the launch of new, futuristic technologies & solutions at the Future Cities Show, held in April 2018, that will change the way we live and work in the urban environment.
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.