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  • US$1 million boost for IMO technical cooperation...

    IMO’s technical cooperation activities have received a boost of US$1.0 million. The funds, donated by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, will be allocated to a range of activities, including training and supporting women in the maritime sector; as well as combating piracy and other illicit activities that threaten the safety of navigation.


  • SAFEEN reinforces the rapid growth and remarkable...

    Over the years‭, ‬SAFEEN has also strengthened its reputation as one of the safest and most environmentally responsible global service operators across its range of services that include vessel assistance‭, ‬navigational support‭, ‬inspections and shipping maintenance at Abu Dhabi’s ports and harbours‭. ‬Speaking on the achievements‭, ‬Captain Maktoum Al Houqani‭, ‬Chief‭  ‬Marine Services Officer‭, ‬SAFEEN‭, ‬clarifies how the company contributes effectively to the wider growth of Abu Dhabi’s maritime sector and consolidate its reputation as the destination of choice for maintenance and marine support services‭.‬

  • GMS redefines the significance of Ship Recycling...

    Ship recycling plays an indispensable role in the lifecycle of a ship and it is fundamental to the successful commercial and sustainable progression of the industry‭. ‬GMS’s Green Team is making headway towards addressing issues of safety‭, ‬occupational health‭, ‬welfare and environmental protection

  • LR leads the industry towards “Fourth Industrial...

    As the world is witnessing a paradigm shift‭, ‬so is the shipping industry‭. ‬Classification societies can be an incubator or a platform for the innovation taking the industry to a new level that can completely reinforce new ways of doing business‭, ‬enhance safety and further protection the environment.


  • Mina Rashid to harbor 5,000 luxury yachts and...

    His Highness Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum inaugurated today the new Mina Rashid Marina: “Marinas” which will harbor 5,000 yachts and boats and will accommodate 20,000 in the next few years. It is expected to be a new world class touristic maritime and entertainment attraction.


منصور بن زايد يشهد توقيع اتفاقية تطوير ميناء الفجيرة

تنفيذاً لتوجيهات صاحب السمو الشيخ خليفة بن زايد آل نهيان رئيس الدولة، حفظه الله، ومتابعة صاحب السمو الشيخ محمد بن زايد آل نهيان ولي عهد أبوظبي نائب القائد الأعلى للقوات المسلحة، شهد سمو الشيخ منصور بن زايد آل نهيان نائب رئيس مجلس الوزراء وزير شؤون الرئاسة، أمس، توقيع مذكرة تفاهم بين لجنة تنفيذ مبادرات رئيس الدولة وموانئ أبوظبي لتمويل أعمال تطوير البنية التحتية لميناء الفجيرة بمبلغ 500 مليون درهم.


UAE's membership in International Maritime Organization Council a strong boost to the growth of the global maritime trade system

  • Al Nuaimi: ‘The win came via record of excellence in the development of a world-class maritime sector’
  • Efforts will continue to invest AED 157 billion in development & expansion of local ports over next few years
  • UAE committed to reducing greenhouse gas emissions in domestic ports by 25 per cent between 2020 & 2030
  •  Human capital investment within maritime sector a strategic priority for enhancing global competitiveness in line with ‘UAE Centennial 2071’