• Malaysia to help develop ports

    Malaysia expressed a keen interest to help develop projects like ferry service operation, construction of dedicated terminals at Pakistani ports and establishment of industry in Gwadar Port Free Zone, on Wednesday.

  • UAE participates in 45th Meeting of Director-...

    The UAE has participated in the 45th meeting for the Director-Generals of Customs of North Africa, Near and Middle East Countries, held on Monday at the headquarters of the General Secretariat for the League of Arab States, with the attendance of Kunio Mikuriya, Secretary-General for World Customs Organisation.

  • Abu Dhabi Ports highlights investment...

    Abu Dhabi Ports, the master developer, operator and manager of the Emirate’s commercial and community as well as Khalifa Industrial Zone, is participating through KIZAD in the seventh Annual Investment Meeting (AIM), held at Dubai World Trade Centre under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, to highlight the investment opportunities it offers to over 40 countries and 15,000 investors participating in the event.

  • P&O Cruises eager to tap into Dubai’s tourism...

    The Oceana cruise liner, with 10 passenger decks, 975 cabins, 850 crew and a passenger capacity of 1,950, will be based in Port Rashid offering five Arabian Gulf cruises of up to 10-night itineraries with overnight stays in Dubai and Abu Dhabi.


Africa’s Export Markets Set to Boom In Wake of Ports Expansion

October Forum to Explore Opportunities Available at African Ports. With Africa’s overall port utilization capacity now exceeding 70 percent, ports authorities and terminal operators are actively calling for partners in development to equip Africa’s ports and harbors for neopanamax shipping requirements.


Dubai group wins French port management contract

Dubai-based P&O Ports, a leading shipping and ports services provider, has won a three-year management contract to operate the container terminal in the Port de Sète in the south of France under an agreement which can also be converted to a long-term concession in the future.