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

Diagram showing new IP2 route being launched by OOCL this June

OOCL upgrades Middle East netw...

OOCL upgrades Middle ...

Hong Kong-based OOCL will be strengthening its North Europe service connections with the Middle East...
Hong Kong-based OOCL will be stre...
Tristar Group CEO, Eugene Mayne, at the signing ceremony in South Korea

Tristar inks chemical tanker d...

Tristar inks chemical...

UAE-based oil and gas logistics services provider, Tristar Group, has signed contracts to build six ...
UAE-based oil and gas logistics s...
Income from Bahri’s tanker fleet is on the rise

Bahri reports significant surg...

Bahri reports signifi...

Riyadh-headquartered Bahri has reported a highly positive set of results for the first quarter of 20...
Riyadh-headquartered Bahri has re...
Salalah port has witness a number of notable cruise ship callers over the season just past

Omani ports handle more cruise...

Omani ports handle mo...

The number of cruise ships visiting Oman’s ports during the winter season 2018-2019 totaled 298. Thi...
The number of cruise ships visiti...
To mark the occasion, Fred Castonguay and other senior management at Gulftainer, presented a commemorative shield to the vessel master, Captain Razvan Adrian Nita

Gulftainer handles first Galex...

Gulftainer handles fi...

Khorfakkan Container Terminal, operated by Sharjah-based Gulftainer, has completed the first direct ...
Khorfakkan Container Terminal, op...
A greater military presence has helped reduce the risk of piracy in the Indian Ocean, but there is no place for complacency, the shipping organisations round table warns

Continued vigilance urged desp...

Continued vigilance u...

A round table group of international shipping associations, including BIMCO, International Chamber o...
A round table group of internatio...
ADNOC Logistics and Services unveils expansion strategy

ADNOC Logistics and Services u...

ADNOC Logistics and S...

One of the region’s leading shipowners, ADNOC Logistics and Services, has announced plans to signifi...
One of the region’s leading shi...
Gulf Navigation has acquired a number of livestock carriers to diversify its operations

Mixed results for Gulf Navigat...

Mixed results for Gul...

Preliminary results for the year ending 31st December 2018 highlight a disappointing turnaround in f...
Preliminary results for the year ...
Bahri ended 2018 on a high, helped by good results from all its operating divisions in the fourth quarter

Bahri reports profits boost

Bahri reports profits...

Riyadh-headquartered Bahri achieved a 24% increase in revenues in the fourth quarter of 2018, ending...
Riyadh-headquartered Bahri achiev...
Captain Abdulkareem Al Masabi, chief executive of ADNOC L&S

ADNOC’s shipping arm cuts fuel...

ADNOC’s shipping ar...

ADNOC Logistics & Services (ADNOC L&S) has reduced fuel consumption and carbon emissions by ...
ADNOC Logistics & Services (A...
OSC acting chief executive, Michael Jorgensen

OSC plans fleet expansion

OSC plans fleet expan...

Oman Shipping Company (OSC) is launching an ambitious fleet expansion plan after placing orders for ...
Oman Shipping Company (OSC) is la...
KOTC’s fleet of tankers will be retrofitted with ChartCo navigational technology

KOTC moves its navigational ne...

KOTC moves its naviga...

Kuwait Oil Company has selected ChartCo to manage its navigational requirements of its oil tanker fl...
Kuwait Oil Company has selected C...
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