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  • Robert Bosch Middle East first to obtain the anti...

    Bosch, the global supplier of technology and services, is the first company in the UAE to be certified to the new ISO 37001:2016 “Anti-bribery Management Systems” standard, by TASNEEF-RINA Business Assurance L.L.C. The certificate will be presented to the General Manager and Vice President of Robert Bosch Middle East, Volker Bischoff, and Bosch Middle East Compliance Manager, Sarfraz Ahmed Khan, in the presence of H.E Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansoori, the Minister of Economy of the UAE    

  • Emirates Maritime Arbitration Centre attends IBA...

    Continuing to raise awareness of its services with international markets, the Emirates Maritime Arbitration Centre (EMAC) participated in the International Bar Association (IBA) Maritime and Transport Law Conference, from 7th to 8th June at Rio de Janeiro.

  • Dubai unveils strategy to fight cyber threats

    The Dubai Cyber Security Strategy was launched on Wednesday to strengthen Dubai’s position as a world leader in innovation, safety and security and manage cyber security risks among establishments and residents in Dubai.


    Dubai-based shipping company, Gulf Navigation, achieved a 39% increase in net profits, to US$ 2.4 million in the first quarter of 2017, compared with the first three months of 2016. This reflects a significant improvement in the performance of the company, and follows the successful settlement of several legal cases affecting its business.

  • DMCA’s Achievements and Maritime Dubai Initiative...

    The Dubai Maritime City Authority’s (DMCA) participation at the Nor-Shipping 2017 – the leading maritime event week, taking place from May 30 to June 2, 2017in Oslo and Lillestrøm, Norway, draws an unprecedented attention with its successive achievements building a maritime sector that supports sustainability and growth. The Authority’s presence at the event is well-timed as Dubai has recently been elected as the first Arab city to lead the region at par with top maritime leaders. Dubai ranked 5thamong the world’s most competitive and attractive maritime clusters, and moved three places to be 10thinternationally in the list of the world’s best maritime capitals in 2017.

  • Dubai named as one of the world’s Top 10 maritime...

    Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) is taking part as an exhibitor at Norshipping, Norway, (May 30-June2) shortly after Dubai’s recognition in an influential report as one of the Top 10 global maritime capital cities. The DMCA is largely responsible for the emirate’s spectacular rise as one of the world’s maritime capitals, helping to attract many ship owners and shipping companies to transfer their headquarters to Dubai.

  • DMCA shares pioneering experience on maritime...

    The Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) hosted a high-level delegation from the Ajman Tourism Development Department (ATDD). The meeting was a part of its efforts to share its pioneering experience at the national level to position the UAE’s maritime sector at the highest levels of competitiveness, inclusiveness and excellence in the global maritime industry.

  • UAE still expanding oil and gas production...

    The United Arab Emirates is committed to oil production targets agreed upon in the latest OPEC-led deal to curb output, but it is expanding its oil and gas production capacity, the energy minister said in a conference in Abu Dhabi.


Abu Dhabi hosts The Maritime Standard Ship Finance and Trade Conference 2017

There will be distinct conference sessions following the keynote speeches, and these will deal with a number of themes, including regional trade patterns, ship finance, ports and shipping. There will also be a series of speeches giving details about recent case studies, illustrating how the financial sector can help release the full potential of regional shipping and ports operators to the benefit of trade and economic growth.


ART MARINE Marinas Expands Operations

ART MARINE, the region’s leading marina operator expands its experience, customer service, destinations cruising network and yachting knowledge. ART MARINE, the region’s largest and best-known 360-degree leisure marine enterprise, is pleased to announce the start of its cooperation with Al Zorah Marina in the UAE. In line with its growth strategy for 2017, ART MARINE signed a Marina Management Agreement with Al Zorah Development Company; this agreement appoints ART MARINE as the marina operator to offer the highest standard of marina management and operation to the berth holders.