Russian Cargo Theft Trends 2020

The joint report published by international freight insurer, TT Club; IMPACT, a digital cargo theft information and prevention exchange and the Transported Asset Protection Association (TAPA EMEA) details trends in the prevalent modus operandi of thefts and the type of cargo commodities lost within the Russian road freight sector, analysing the data by month and federal region.


UAE waters are safe despite attack on Israeli vessel near Fujairah Port

After the Israeli-owned ship, Hyperion Ray, was attacked by an Iranian missile in the Arabian Sea, near Fujairah Port, the UAE Government conducted a detailed investigation to ensure that minimum to no damage was caused in the UAE waters, and no negative outcomes were reported as a result of the attack. The explosion took place on the 13th of April, 2021. Although the ship owner did confirm that slight damages were caused to the vessel, no casualties were reported onboard, and the ship continued on its way after being hit.


The UAE aims to attain the no. 1 status in Global Food Security Index by 2051

The UAE’s aim to further enhance food security in the country and attain number one ranking in the Global Food Security Index by 2051 were the key focus areas at a webinar entitled ‘Agritech - Enhancing Food Security in the UAE’, organised by DP World, UAE Region and Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza) in collaboration with the Middle East Economic Digest (MEED). The webinar was held virtually in the presence of H.E. Mariam bint Mohammed Almheiri, UAE Minister of State for Food and Water Security, who delivered a keynote speech and Mohammed Al Muallem, CEO & Managing Director of DP World, UAE Region and CEO of Jafza who gave the opening remarks.