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: 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.
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.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: February 23, 2018
UAE. Offers cross-border property investments initially in Dubai, Mexico and Australia; Partners with Dubai-based Durise for cross-border sales of properties in Emirates.
date:Posted: February 22, 2018
UAE. Deloitte's report highlights the importance of greater private sector participation to improve the delivery of social services, including healthcare, education, transportation and utilities infrastructure.
date:Posted: February 22, 2018
UAE. McAfee, CSIS study finds ease of cybercrime growing as actors leverage black markets, digital currencies.
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