Shipping

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

Kongsberg Marine’s Konrad Mech shakes hands with Harry Gandhi, chief executive of Unique Group

Unique group secures Kongsberg...

Unique group secures ...

Sharjah-based Unique Group has re-established a dealership agreement with Kongsberg Maritime (KM) co...
Sharjah-based Unique Group has re...
The newly delivered Lawhah

Bahri receives another VLCC

Bahri receives anothe...

Continuing its strong start to 2018, Bahri, has taken delivery of the VLCC Lawhah, which increases t...
Continuing its strong start to 20...
Khamis Juma Buamim, managing director and group chief executive of Gulf Navigation Holdings, with Wong Siew Cheong, executive chairman and chief executive of Atlantic Navigation, agree the provisional majority share purchase deal

Gulf Navigation grows by acqui...

Gulf Navigation grows...

Less than a month after increasing its share capital to AED 1 billion, through an IPO, Dubai-based G...
Less than a month after increasin...
The members of the crew of Aegean Princess were stranded in Ajman for 17 months before recently returning home

ITF applauds UAE protection fo...

ITF applauds UAE prot...

The International Transport Workers Federation (ITF) has responded positively to a circular issued b...
The International Transport Worke...
Bahri’s recently delivered VLCC, Kassab

Bahri welcomes first VLCC of t...

Bahri welcomes first ...

The past 12 months have seen the Saudi shipping company Bahri take into its fleet a number of new VL...
The past 12 months have seen the ...
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...
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)...
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...
Abdullah Aldubaikhi, Bahri’s new Chief Executive Officer

Bahri names new CEO

Bahri names new CEO...

Saudi Arabia’s leading shipping company, Bahri, has appointed Abdullah Aldubaikhi as the company’s n...
Saudi Arabia’s leading shipping...
KOTC is planning to invest in 8 more ships over the next three years

KOTC confirms fleet upgrade pl...

KOTC confirms fleet u...

Kuwait Oil Tanker Company (KOTC) has announced plans to acquire a total of eight new vessels as part...
Kuwait Oil Tanker Company (KOTC) ...
APL is looking to target the Middle East and Subcontinent markets

APL enhances Subcontinent serv...

APL enhances Subconti...

Singapore-based liner shipping company, APL, has announced the addition of three new port calls to i...
Singapore-based liner shipping co...
Rickmers has a large fleet of heavy lift vessels

Merchant Shipping Services nam...

Merchant Shipping Ser...

Rickmers-Line, a subsidiary of Bremen-based Zeaborn Group, has appointed Merchant Shipping Services ...
Rickmers-Line, a subsidiary of Br...
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