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  • Earnings Boost for DP World

    Dubai-based port operator, DP World, has seen its earnings grow in the first half of 2017, reflecting ongoing improvements in the global trading environment. 

  • Bahri Ship Management Complies With EU CO2...

    As part of its commitment to environmental compliance, Bahri Ship Management, one of the six business units within Bahri, a global leader in transportation and logistics, has become one of the first shipping companies to comply with the submission of EU MRV (Monitoring, Reporting, Verification) plans for the full fleet, well ahead of the deadline.  

  • DMCA Celebrates Dubai Maritime Training Center’s...

    The Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) recently assessed the achievements of the Dubai Maritime Training Center (DMTC) for its significant success in establishing new standards for expert maritime training, which is being conducted through integrated training programs created in cooperation with global specialists in order to adapt to quick adjustments regionally and internationally.

  • Abu Dhabi Ports celebrates Emirati Women’s Day

    Abu Dhabi Ports, the master developer, operator and manager of commercial and community ports within the emirate of Abu Dhabi, Fujairah Terminals at the Port of Fujairah, and Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (KIZAD), celebrates Emirati Women’s Day, in recognition of the outstanding contributions of the Emirati women at Abu Dhabi Ports.            


The Maritime Standard Awards 2017 reveals its finalists!

The Maritime Standard has announced the names of the finalists for its fourth annual The Maritime Standard Awards, to be held on Monday, 23rd October 2017, at the Atlantis, the Palm, Dubai. Around 800 people are expected to attend, including many high-level executives and senior governmental figures.           


Acquisition Of Dubai Maritime City and Drydocks World

DP World Limited announces that it has entered into agreements to acquire Maritime World LLC, the 100% owner of Dubai Maritime City (DMC), for a purchase consideration of US$ 180 million and to buy 100% of Drydocks World LLC (Drydocks) by means of a capital injection of US$ 225 million, taking the total cash required for the acquisitions of DMC and Drydocks to US$ 405 million.