Today, the Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority held its first regular meeting of 2017. Welcoming a record crowd in attendance, Port Houston Chairman Janiece Longoria affirmed that “2016 was another successful year for the port.
DP World is holding talks and meetings with the Chinese government for more cooperation to fulfill the requirements of “One belt, One Road” initiative,” said Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Chairman of DP World and Chairman of Ports, Customs & Free Zone Corporation.
The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has signed a contract agreement with DP World to provide taxi and VIP limousine services to tourists from and to The Hamdan Bin Mohammad Cruise Terminal at Mina Rashid (Rashid Port). The services will be provided by the authority’s Dubai Taxi Corporation (DTC).
Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (Kizad) had more business last year as it expanded, contributing more than 3 per cent of Abu Dhabi’s non-oil growth and furthering the emirate’s economic diversification plans.
The maritime and logistics industry still offers plenty of opportunities for growth, despite the current challenging economic climate, Mohamed Juma Al Shamisi, CEO, Abu Dhabi Ports, told Oxford Business Group’s digital broadcasting channel, Global Platform.
INDONESIA plans to beef up its port services by consolidating cargo traffic from various facilities across the country at Tanjung Priok in North Jakarta, its largest and most advanced seaport.
PMO head, while reporting on eagerness of 9 European companies to implement Shahid Rajaei Port development project, said 17 shipping lines have returned to Iranian ports.
Abu Dhabi Ports, the master developer, operator and manager of the emirate’s commercial and community ports as well as Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (KIZAD), has gone from strength to strength in 2016. Notching up a number of significant milestones, the company has been an integral part of the emirate’s rapid growth in line with the Abu Dhabi Vision 2030.