Shipping

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

Rimithan is the 40th VLCC in the Bahri fleet

Bahri reaches new milestone

Bahri reaches new mil...

Saudi Arabia-based shipping company, Bahri, has reached an important new milestone with the delivery...
Saudi Arabia-based shipping compa...
Management changes at GAC

Management changes at GAC

Management changes at...

Dubai-headquartered shipping, logistics and marine services provider, the GAC Group, has announced a...
Dubai-headquartered shipping, log...

MSC extends IMED operation

MSC extends IMED oper...

Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) has increased the number of ports served by its IMED service, w...
Mediterranean Shipping Company (M...
IRISL launches Far East Service

IRISL launches Far East servic...

IRISL launches Far Ea...

Iran’s IRISL container shipping company has introduced a new service connecting ports in South Korea...
Iran’s IRISL container shipping...
Abdulrahman Essa Al Mannai, President & CEO, Milaha

New container services launche...

New container service...

In a groundbreaking initiative, Qatar Navigation (Milaha) has signed an agreement with the Kandla In...
In a groundbreaking initiative, Q...
Noura Rashid Al Dhaheri, cruise terminal manager, ADP, presents the captain of Majestic Princess with a special plaque to mark its maiden voyage

UAE cruise ports achieve doubl...

UAE cruise ports achi...

Both Dubai and Abu Dhabi have recorded strong growth in their cruise business in the 2016-17 season ...
Both Dubai and Abu Dhabi have rec...
shipping

Kamsarmax bulk carrier enters ...

Kamsarmax bulk carrie...

India’s largely private sector shipping company, Great Eastern Shipping has taken delivery of a new ...
India’s largely private sector ...
New Qatar-China service for MSC

Hamad port gets Shanghai conne...

Hamad port gets Shang...

Qatar Ports Management Company, Mwani Qatar, in association with MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company ...
Qatar Ports Management Company, M...
Hapag-Lloyd, taking in UASC, will be based in DIFC

Merged carrier to set up HQ in...

Merged carrier to set...

Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) has revealed that Hapag-Lloyd will base its merged busin...
Dubai International Financial Cen...
The LNG carrier Mesaimeer is now managed by NSLQ

Nakilat LNG carrier comes unde...

Nakilat LNG carrier c...

Doha-based Nakilat assumed full ship management and operations of the Q-Flex LNG carrier, Mesaimeer,...
Doha-based Nakilat assumed full s...
Combined Hapag-Lloyd and UASC will be one of the world's top five container lines with a modern, environmentally-friendly fleet of ships

Hapag-Lloyd and UASC complete ...

Hapag-Lloyd and UASC ...

Hapag-Lloyd and United Arab Shipping Company have finally completed their merger, becoming a single ...
Hapag-Lloyd and United Arab Shipp...
The LNG carrier, Al Dafna

Nakilat takes over management ...

Nakilat takes over ma...

Nakilat has assumed full ship management and operations of the Q-Max LNG carrier Al Dafna from STASC...
Nakilat has assumed full ship man...

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