Monthly Archives: January 2018

Khamis Juma Buamim, managing director and group chief executive, Gulf Navigation Holding

Gulf Navigation to raise capit...

Gulf Navigation to ra...

Dubai-based Gulf Navigation Holding is to increase the company’s capital by over AED 448 million (US...
Dubai-based Gulf Navigation Holdi...
DP World has continued to make significant capital investments in its global container terminal infrastructure

DP World capital investment to...

DP World capital inve...

In order to take full advantage of recovering global markets and growing optimism about future prosp...
In order to take full advantage o...
Senior executives from Saudi Aramco, Bahri, Lamprell and HHI at the official launch ceremony, was for IMI

Saudi shipyard joint venture o...

Saudi shipyard joint ...

A new shipbuilding and repair joint venture, International Maritime Industries (IMI), has been offic...
A new shipbuilding and repair joi...
H.E. Darwish bin Ismail Al Balushi, Oman’s Minister for Financial Affairs, and Eng. Yousef bin Ibrahim Al Bassam, deputy chairman and managing director of the Saudi Fund for Development, signing the funding agreement in Muscat

Saudi Arabia helps fund Oman p...

Saudi Arabia helps fu...

The government of Oman has signed two agreements worth a total of RO81 million (US$210 million) with...
The government of Oman has signed...
Essar Bulk Terminal Salaya can now handle vessels up to 100,000 dwt capacity

Essar poised to complete termi...

Essar poised to compl...

One of India’s leading private terminal operators, Essar Ports, has confirmed that two major investm...
One of India’s leading private ...
Amer Ali, executive director of the DMCA

Dubai Maritime City Authority ...

Dubai Maritime City A...

The Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) has completed the initial two-year long phase of the Mariti...
The Dubai Maritime City Authority...
Drydocks World Dubai has received validation of its safety practices

Five star safety performance b...

Five star safety perf...

Dubai’s Drydocks World shipyard has achieved a five-star rating following a recent audit conducted b...
Dubai’s Drydocks World shipyard...
Kota Pekarang making its maiden voyage for PIL into Aqaba port

PIL upgrades Red Sea services

PIL upgrades Red Sea ...

Pacific International Lines (PIL), the Singapore-based containership operator, is upgrading weekly s...
Pacific International Lines (PIL)...
Suresh Sinha, managing director, IRClass

Positive year for Indian Regis...

Positive year for Ind...

For Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) 2017 was a highly successful year, during which time the c...
For Indian Register of Shipping (...
Bahri Dry Bulk is in the process of significantly expanding its fleet

Bulk carrier funding secured b...

Bulk carrier funding ...

Bahri Dry Bulk has secured Sharia-compliant funding of SAR 360 million from Bank Al Bilad, one of th...
Bahri Dry Bulk has secured Sharia...
Shanti Sagar 17, one of the two new dredgers commissioned by Adani Ports

Adani strengthens dredger flee...

Adani strengthens dre...

Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Limited (APSEZ) has taken delivery of two new 8000m3 Trailing ...
Adani Ports and Special Economic ...
Maersk is making sue of the ICD at Birgunj to serve the growing Nepal market

Maersk Line steps up Nepal tra...

Maersk Line steps up ...

Maersk Line is targeting emerging trade opportunities in Nepal, and is to open a commercial office i...
Maersk Line is targeting emerging...
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