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The latest news from shipping companies in the Middle East and Indian Subcontinent

Maersk sees Nepal as a market with significant growth potential

Maersk Line boosts presence in...

Maersk Line boosts pr...

Maersk Line has opened its new commercial office in Kathmandu, Nepal. Since its entry into the Nepal...
Maersk Line has opened its new co...

CMA CGM shuffles Middle East s...

CMA CGM shuffles Midd...

The French carrier, CMA CGM, is revising its Asia-Middle East services from the end of July 2018. Th...
The French carrier, CMA CGM, is r...
Kandla Port will be the site of an important new fertilizer handling facility

Bulk terminal investment for K...

Bulk terminal investm...

Deendayal Port in Kandla is to have an exclusive, mechanised facility for handling fertilizer cargo....
Deendayal Port in Kandla is to ha...
Tristar’s new Abu Dhabi logistics facility

Tristar opens new transport an...

Tristar opens new tra...

The Tristar Group has opened two new facilities aimed at enhancing its integrated logistics services...
The Tristar Group has opened two ...
The acquisition of two tankers has helped boost Gulf Navigation’s turnover and profitability in the first quarter of 2018

Profits up at Gulf Navigation

Profits up at Gulf Na...

Dubai-headquartered shipping company Gulf Navigation has reported a 5% increase in gross profits for...
Dubai-headquartered shipping comp...
DP World Sokhna chief executive, Ajayy Singh, presenting a commemorative plaque to YML managing director Brian Tzeng

Sokhna benefits from Alliance ...

Sokhna benefits from ...

Egyptian container terminal operator DP World Sokhna has welcomed its first vessel from container sh...
Egyptian container terminal opera...
The captain of the MOL Garland receiving a plaque to mark its maiden call into ACT

Aqaba welcomes new liner shipp...

Aqaba welcomes new li...

Aqaba Container Terminal (ACT), a leading gateway to the Levant region and beyond, recently welcomed...
Aqaba Container Terminal (ACT), a...
The aggregates terminal agreement was formalised between Sohar Port and Marafi on May 23rd at the Sohar Port and Freezone branch office in Muscat. Sohar Port chief executive, Mark Geilenkirchen, signed the agreement along with Dr. Ahmed Mohammed Al Abri representing Marafi Sohar

New aggregates terminal for So...

New aggregates termin...

In response to the rapid growth in demand for aggregates within the Middle East region, Marafi Sohar...
In response to the rapid growth i...
Abdel Aziz Sabri, president, Mideast Ship Management, and Andrew Shaw of ASRY sign the framework agreement for the repair of Bahri’s fleet

ASRY and Bahri sign fleet agre...

ASRY and Bahri sign f...

ASRY, the Bahrain-based maritime repair and fabrication facility, has signed a new fleet agreement w...
ASRY, the Bahrain-based maritime ...
ONE’s EC5 service recently made its maiden call into Colombo Image Alt Text:ONE’s EC5 service recently made its maiden call into Colombo

Colombo secures One Network Ex...

Colombo secures One N...

Singapore-based Ocean Network Express (ONE), established in July last year following the integration...
Singapore-based Ocean Network Exp...
The contract was signed by H.E. Sheikh Talal Al Khaled Al Ahmad Al Sabah, KOTC chief executive officer, and his counterpart Sam H. Ka, president, Hyundai Mipo Dockyard Co.

KOTC invests in further fleet ...

KOTC invests in furth...

Kuwait Oil Tanker Company (KOTC) has signed a contract with the South Korean shipyard, Hyundai Mipo ...
Kuwait Oil Tanker Company (KOTC) ...
Great Eastern Shipping is steadily diversifying its fleet

Indian owner buys VLGC

Indian owner buys VLG...

Mumbai-based Great Eastern Shipping Company has taken delivery of a secondhand Very Large Gas Carrie...
Mumbai-based Great Eastern Shippi...
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