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  • Global oil demand to increase by 1.4%

    JEDDAH - The continued moderate pace of global economic growth will result in 1.4 percent year-on-year global oil demand growth, Jadwa Investment said in its "Quarterly Market Update" released this month.

  • Abu Dhabi Ports wins two prestigious awards of...

    United Arab Shipping Company (UASC)  has received the ‘Environmental Responsibility’ award and ‘The Shipping Company of the Year’ award at this year’s Seatrade Maritime Awards for Middle East, Indian Subcontinent and Africa. 

  • Maritime companies & personalities celebrate...

     Individuals, organisations and companies from across the Middle East, Africa and the Indian Subcontinent maritime and shipping industry have been honoured at the annual Seatrade Maritime Awards in Dubai, held under the patronage of His Excellency Sultan bin Sulayem, Chairman of Dubai Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation and Chairman of Dubai Maritime City Authority .

  • Dubai Chamber organises workshop on maritime...

    Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry in association with Dubai Maritime City Authority and Al Tamimi & Company organised a workshop entitled Vessel Finance & Mortgage and Maritime Dispute Resolution Mechanisms in the UAE, at its head office recently to inform the business community about Dubai’s maritime strategic directions and the legal aspects of vessel finance.

  • Logistics Sector Supports UAE Position as a...

    Knight Frank has released its report on the UAE Industrial and Logistics sector for the third quarter of 2015. The report provides an overview of the key observations and important insights to the market performance.

  • Seatrade offshore event sparks major spending

    Contracts and plans worth up to US $40-million were announced at Seatrade Offshore Marine & Workboats Middle East conference and exhibition at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) on Monday 5 October 2015.

  • UAE's Oil Storage Hub Of Fujairah Taking On...

    Going back two decades, the quaint United Arab Emirate of Fujairah, some 130km east of Dubai, started carving out its own unique place in the oil and gas industry under the benign shadow of Abu Dhabi; custodian of the world’s seventh-largest proven oil reserves.


ADSB chief named Seatrade personality of the year

The CEO of Abu Dhabi Ship Building (ADSB), a leading provider of services for naval and commercial vessels, has been named Seatrade Personality of the Year 2016 at the Seatrade Maritime Awards Middle East, Indian Subcontinent and Africa.


Winners of the Seatrade Middle East Awards unveiled

Individuals, organisations and companies from across the shipping industry were honoured at the annual Seatrade Maritime Awards Middle East, Indian Subcontinent & Africa at a glittering gala dinner held at Atlantis, The Palm, Dubai last night.


Seatrade Maritime Middle East opens in Dubai

Seatrade Maritime Middle East 2016 (SMME), a major event that addresses continuing impact of the global downturn and importance of sector to regional economies, opened today (October 31) in Dubai, UAE.


Gulf Navigation Holding expands its fleet in partnership with China’s Wuchang Ship Heavy Industry Group

Gulf Navigation Holding PJSC is expanding the company’s fleet through a strategic long-term partnership with Wuchang Group, China’s heavy industry giant. The decision was made at Gulf Navigation Holding’s latest board meeting. The move aims to meet the increasing demand for transferring chemicals from the UAE and other GCC countries to global markets. 


Global maritime creative leaders Lloyd's, Rolls Royce, DNV, Transas, gather in Dubai to review latest initiatives and developments in the maritime sector

The Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA), the government authority responsible for supervising, organizing and managing various areas of the maritime sector in Dubai, has revealed that preparations are underway for the hosting of some of the world's top international speakers of regional and local maritime experts and leaders, to discuss and review the most important developments and innovations in the global maritime industry during the first session of the UAE Maritime Leaders Seminar, an event organized by the Dubai Maritime Cluster Office, which will be held on October 30, 2016 at The Address Hotel in Dubai Marina