Al Kathiri: UAE confidently moves towards global leadership in the maritime sector

Sea and land transport infrastructure is the cornerstone for building economic and growth capabilities, and the driver for urban, industrial and commercial development. In the UAE, which is strategically located in the centre of international maritime trade routes, the Federal Transport Authority for Land and Maritime takes the responsibility of developing strategies that ensure UAE’s leadership in the transport sector.


Engineer Yasser Zaghloul, CEO of National Marine Dredging Company

National Marine Dredging Company is considered a leading public shareholding in marine dredging projects with a history extending to nearly 4 decades of accumulated expertise through the completion of several leading projects, thanks to its capacity, expertise and team it has become one of the world’s most important companies in marine dredging, digging canals, ports and deepening them; in addition to different marine construction works.


Buamim: UAE aims for the status of maritime hub

The UAE maritime sector has always grown from strength to strength. The importance of UAE as a country of great relevance in the maritime industry was underpinned by the huge successes of its maritime cluster and strength of its industry and port operation such as Jebel Ali Port, Khalifa Port, fujairah port and the world class operators such as DP World and ADPC. Maritime trade and broader economic success continue to enjoy a symbiotic relationship.


Abu Dhabi Fund for Development Allocates Dh10.5 Billion to Finance 26 Strategic Projects in Bahrain

A technical delegation from Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) visited the Kingdom of Bahrain to review the progress of the development projects financed by the Fund in the country. The projects are being implemented as part of the AED9.19 billion (US$2.5 billion) grant provided by the UAE to Bahrain within the framework of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) development programme for Bahrain.