Arabian Supply Chain

Home /

UAE IMO Category B membership bid praised in London Abdullah Belheif Al Nuaimi, minister of infrastructure development and chairman, Federal Authority for Land and Maritime Transport.

UAE IMO Category B membership bid praised in London

The UAE has officially submitted its candidacy for membership in the International Maritime Organization's (IMO) Category B during its participation in the organization's General Meetings held in London.

 •   COMMENT: The importance of telematics for fleet operators
 •   FOCUS: GCC logistics firms are not taking digitisation seriously
 •   CMA CGM Virginia makes maiden call in Khorfakkan


 RSS Feed  more

Virtual reality could help optimise logistics says Swisslog

Virtual reality could help optimise logistics says Swisslog

Materials handling suppliers turn to virtual reality 3D animation as educational tool for latest warehouse technologies.
 
Noon gets in position for Amazon fight with new CEO

Noon gets in position for Amazon fight with new CEO

Noon, the Middle East’s soon to be launched e-commerce platform, founded by Mohamed Alabbar, has announced the appointment of Faraz Khalid as its Chief Executive Officer.
 
Project logistics expert Mammoet expands in Middle East

Project logistics expert Mammoet expands in Middle East

Project logistics specialist Mammoet opens new branch offices in Oman and the United Arab Emirates.
 
VIDEO: Home deliveries by drone introduced in UAE

VIDEO: Home deliveries by drone introduced in UAE

Dubai-based Eniverse Technologies has teamed up with Skycart, a San Francisco-based drones company to carry out drone deliver services in the US, and has plans to roll this out in the UAE as well.
 

 

Dubai Ambulance may launch life-saving defibrillator drone

Dubai Ambulance may launch life-saving defibrillator drone

Dubai Ambulance is reportedly considering deploying the world’s fastest cargo drone to deliver an automated heart defibrillator to a heart-attack victim in Dubai parks, beaches or public areas at speeds of up to 155 kph.
 
CASE STUDY: Century Express digitises operations with FarEye

CASE STUDY: Century Express digitises operations with FarEye

Middle East Logistics giant, Century Express digitised its logistics operations with FarEye’s mobility solution.
 
Fuel saving truck convoying to be tested in UAE

Fuel saving truck convoying to be tested in UAE

Platooning, or convoying of commercial vehicles, primarily trucks, is to be tested in the UAE, according to Kivanç Arman, the automotive aftermarket regional director for the Middle East and Turkey at Robert Bosch Middle East.
 
CMA CGM rewards Al Sharqi with top award for 2017

CMA CGM rewards Al Sharqi with top award for 2017

Al Sharqi Shipping has received the Top Customer Award for 2017 from CMA CGM, just months after being recognised for the same achievement by Maersk Line.
 
Emirates A380 in near mid-air collision over Mauritius

Emirates A380 in near mid-air collision over Mauritius

An Emirates A380 packed with holiday-makers on their way to the Indian Ocean island of Mauritius almost collided with another airliner while descending to land.
 
Dubai Metro expansion mock-up revealed ahead of Expo 2020

Dubai Metro expansion mock-up revealed ahead of Expo 2020

Alstom presented a mock-up of the Dubai Metro trains for the Route 2020 project to an RTA delegation headed by HE Mattar Al Tayer, director general & chairman of the Board of Executive Directors RTA.
 
DP World expands Indonesian port involvement

DP World expands Indonesian port involvement

DP World and the Indonesian government have signed an agreement for the port operator to advice on the development of the Kuala Tanjung greenfield port and logistics zone and Belawan port in North Sumatra.
 
Dubai invests in food security with US $1.5b F&B logistics park

Dubai invests in food security with US $1.5b F&B logistics park

Dubai will invest AED5.5-billion in the development of an integrated F&B facility that will provide all food-related services at one location and further the UAE’s efforts to ensure its food security.
 
More than 2,300 unsafe products recalled in Abu Dhabi

More than 2,300 unsafe products recalled in Abu Dhabi

More than 2,300 products across 21 categories have been recalled in Abu Dhabi for failing safety and quality conformity tests, according to the Abu Dhabi Quality and Conformity Council (QCC).
 
Dalma logistics transformed as new port opened on island

Dalma logistics transformed as new port opened on island

Abu Dhabi Ports has officially inaugurated Dalma Port, significantly improving connectivity and ocean logistics for the small island off the coast of the UAE capital.
 
SOUQ-Amazon integration underway says Mouchawar

SOUQ-Amazon integration underway says Mouchawar

The acquisition of SOUQ.com by Amazon was completed this week, while work to fully integrate the two companies is progressing well, says SOUQ co-founder and chief executive Ronaldo Mouchawar.
 




NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION
Email:


Supply Chain and Transport Awards (SCATA)
Linkedin
Construction Week Online Middle East
Hotelier Middle East
Arabian Oil and Gas Middle East
Utilities middle east


Digital Edition

ASC Supplement july 2017 image

View our supplement issue for July 2017

Aviation Business Cover
Logistics Middle East Cover

To view our digital editions please click on the magazines above. Subscribe now
Articles
Companies