DP World has gone all sci-fi, unveiling a partnership with a US company it hopes will eventually lead to the movement of containers between its flagship port at Jebel Ali and a new inland container depot in Dubai via Hyperloop technology.
Dubai-based chemical shipper Gulf Navigation Holding has announced a net profit of AED 14.36m ($3.9m) for the first half of 2016, a 43% period-on-period hike, and welcomed well-known Middle East maritime identity Omar Abu Omar to its senior...
The maritime sector has been identified as one of six key pillars in a new ‘Dubai Industrial Strategy’ (DIS) designed to pump AED160bn ($43.5bn) into the emirate's economy and generate 27,000 new jobs by 2030.
The annual International Shipsuppliers & Services Association's (ISSA) Convention, along with its local National Association, UAE National Ship Suppliers Association (UNSSA), is staging its 61st Convention in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Dubai shipping lynchpin Khamis Buamim has taken up a new challenge: group ceo at Gulf Navigation (GulfNav) to restructure and expand the business of the listed-tanker owner, which bounced back in 2015.