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  • Entries open for Seatrade In Focus Maritime...

    The Seatrade team has launched a ‘Seatrade in Focus’ photography competition to coincide with its offshore marine & workboats event taking place in Abu Dhabi later this year – giving finalists the chance to have their work displayed on a global platform.

  • Abu Dhabi Ports seals strategic partnership with...

    Abu Dhabi Ports, the master developer, operator and manager of the commercial and community ports within the emirate of Abu Dhabi , port of Fujairah, and Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi( KIZAD), recently signed a strategic partnership with Healthpoint, a multi-specialty hospital in Abu Dhabi, to launch a wellness-coaching program for its employees. Healthpoint is part of Mubadala’s network of world-class healthcare providers.

  • Gulftainer-operated Khorfakkan Container Terminal...

    Gulftainer, the largest privately owned independent port operator, has marked the maiden call of the CMA CGM Virginia vessel with a capacity of 5,095 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEU) at its flagship Khorfakkan Container Terminal (KCT). The vessel call was completed in a record 5.6 hours, approximately 8.4 hours ahead of schedule.

  • Suez panel, DP World join hands

    Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi received Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Chairman of the Board of Directors and CEO of DP World Group, and agreed upon establishing a joint company between General Authority of Suez Canal Zone and DP World.

  • DP World Kochi terminal sees volume growth

    India Gateway Terminal, operated by DP World at Vallarpadam, has handled 2.5 million TEU since its inception in February 2011. With a 12 per cent increase in volume at the terminal in 2017, IGTPL has proven to be the terminal of choice in South India market.

  • Al Yousuf Motors isn’t just about selling a...

    While the market is full of companies who represent famous trademarks, few of them go beyond submitting invoices and collecting cash to improve the local society and improve the lifestyle in addition to enabling the industrial capabilities and knowledge transfer to the local economy


Dubai Maritime City Authority highlights Dubai’s achievements to the globe at London International Shipping Week 2017

The Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) showcased the pioneering steps Dubai has taken on the path of international leadership, supported by an advanced position among the top five most competitive and attractive maritime clusters in the world, at the 2017 edition of the Annual International Shipowning & Shipmanagement Summit held on the sidelines of London International Shipping Week 2017 which will run in the British capital until the end of this week.


Tanker Conference tackles cybercrime issues

The second annual The Maritime Standard Tanker Conference, which takes place on Tuesday 24th October at the Grosvenor House Hotel in Dubai, has assembled some of the leading names in the industry to speak at the event. Collectively they will address the top issues facing tanker owners and operators today, making this a must-attend occasion for anyone involved in the oil, products and chemical tanker business.