Gulf counties will aim to capitalise on 4.5 per cent forecasted 2014 growth in global trade and the economies of scale presented by bigger ships and alliances, according to maritime experts.
The Middle East is investing heavily in
Individuals, organisations and companies from across the Middle East, Africa and the Indian Subcontinent maritime and shipping industry were honoured at the annual Seatrade Maritime Awards in Dubai this week.
The 11th edition of t
Corodex Marine and Eflochem, companies under the Concorde – Corodex Group (CCG), a leading provider of fire protection, water and waste treatment and environmental services in the region, has launched its latest range of products at a lead
Renowned international experts will present a series of technical papers on the latest maritime industry-leading topics at a forum in Dubai next week.
The second annual Global Workboats Technology forum will be held on October 29
Bahrain-based Arab Shipbuilding and Repair Yard (Asry) has been nominated for the Ship Repair Innovation Award at the 2014 Seatrade Maritime Awards, Middle East, Indian Sub-Continent and Africa (MEISA).
The shipyard made the short
The environmental and human safety cost of ship recycling as well as the formulation of stringent new legislation that is putting additional pressure on shipyard operations around the globe will be addressed at a summit in Dubai this month.
The port expansion programmes in various Gulf countries will increase regional capacity to more than 65 million twenty-foot equivalent unit (TEUs) by 2016, according to an expert.
“The GCC has at least 35 major ports and is pursui
Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA), the government authority charged with regulating, co-ordinating and supervising all aspects of Dubai’s maritime sector, is set to organise a series of high-level activities and events during the Dubai
International and regional shipping operators, ports, financiers and maritime professionals are set to meet in Dubai at the upcoming Seatrade Middle East Maritime (SMEM) summit and exhibition.
The three-day eve
The opportunities and challenges faced by the Middle East maritime industry will top the agenda at an upcoming event in Abu Dhabi.
The Seatrade Middle East Maritime exhibition and conference will run from Octob