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  • 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

  • UAE’s bid to join IMO’s Executive Office is more...

    During his recent meeting with the UAE media, H.E. Dr. Abdullah Bin Mohammed Balheif Al Nuaimi, UAE’s Minister of Infrastructure Development and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Federal Authority for Land and Maritime Transport, emphasised the UAE’s readiness for its bid to join the Executive Office of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), which is the body responsible for regulating international shipping.

  • Maritime Insurance is at a crossroads facing new...

    The marine insurance sector is witnessing a rapid period of changes and it’s obvious that insurance companies have started to understand the risks the industry is facing to think “Out of the Box” and cope with the new trends. 

  • Evaluating UAE’s Maritime Capabilities ......

    The UAE is seeking to become a member of the Executive Office of the International Maritime Organization (IMO). At the same time, the country is allocating billions of dollars to build marine facilities that are unmatched in the region. These efforts have encouraged us to review the UAE's maritime capabilities, and highlight their strengths and opportunities for improvement in a series of reports where we interview maritime experts, decision-makers and professionals.

  • Gulf Petrochem Group Closes US$150m Financing Deal

    Gulf Petrochem Group (GP), has successfully raised US$ 150 million from a group of international and local financial institutions based in the GCC. In an environment of continued low global oil prices, the financing will be used to support the group’s activities around the world.

  • DP World reports 10.7% volume growth

    The UAE handled 7.7 million TEU, up 4.3 percent from 2016, ports operator said. DP World said its gross container volumes grew by 10.7 percent in the second quarter of 2017 compared to the same period last year, as a result of an improvement in global trade.


Abu Dhabi Ports seals strategic partnership with Healthpoint for wellness-coaching program

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.


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.