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Dubai-Menon-report

Dubai strengthens position as one of worlds top maritime capitals

Dubai strengthens position as one of worlds top maritime capitals

Dubai has moved up the rankings of the world’s top 10 maritime capitals in 2019. The emirate took the 9th spot this ...

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Djibouti

Tribunal rules against Djibouti over DP World claim

Tribunal rules against Djibouti over DP World claim

Doraleh Container Terminal (DCT), a Djibouti port operator owned 33.34% by DP World Group, has been successful in the London Court of ...

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Abu-Dhabi-Alumina

Alumina refinery set to boost Abu Dhabi port’s volumes

Alumina refinery set to boost Abu Dhabi port’s volumes

Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) has started production at the UAE’s first alumina refinery. The facility is located in the Kizad free zone ...

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marineball

Marine Ball celebrates female empowerment

Marine Ball celebrates female empowerment

Everyone was in agreement. This year’s Marine Ball, held at the Hyatt Regency on Dubai’s Deira Corniche on April 12th, was a ...

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GAC

GAC expands in South American market

GAC expands in South American market

Dubai-based logistics specialist GAC has opened its newest company in the South American country of Guyana. This is response to demand for ...

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Dubai-Menon-report

Dubai strengthens position as one of worlds top maritime capitals

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Djibouti

Tribunal rules against Djibouti over DP World claim

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Abu-Dhabi-Alumina

Alumina refinery set to boost Abu Dhabi port’s volumes

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marineball

Marine Ball celebrates female empowerment

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GAC

GAC expands in South American market

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The DNV GL and Menon report puts Dubai as the 9th most important maritime capital in the world

Dubai strengthens position as one of worlds top maritime capitals

Dubai has moved up the rankings of the world’s top 10 maritime capitals in 2019. The emirate took ...

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DP World’s claims over its Djibouti container terminal facilities have been upheld by a tribunal in London

Tribunal rules against Djibouti over DP World claim

Doraleh Container Terminal (DCT), a Djibouti port operator owned 33.34% by DP World Group, has been successful in ...

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Operations have now started at EGA’s alumina refinery at Kizad

Alumina refinery set to boost Abu Dhabi port’s volumes

Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) has started production at the UAE’s first alumina refinery. The facility is located in ...

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Office bearers of The Nautical Institute UAE

Marine Ball celebrates female empowerment

Everyone was in agreement. This year’s Marine Ball, held at the Hyatt Regency on Dubai’s Deira Corniche on ...

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Richard Mallen, a GAC veteran, will head up the new GAC office in Georgetown, Guyana

GAC expands in South American market

Dubai-based logistics specialist GAC has opened its newest company in the South American country of Guyana. This is ...

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