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How US laptop ban has impacted Etihad and Emirates Emirates is scaling back A380 flights to US following drop in demand due to US laptop ban for Gulf carriers.

How US laptop ban has impacted Etihad and Emirates

Etihad says demand remains strong on flights to US, but Emirates is pulling back in five cities after Trump imposed a ban on carry on laptops for Gulf airlines.

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Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone (RAKEZ) launched in UAE

Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone (RAKEZ) launched in UAE

The government of Ras Al Khaimah has launched the Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone (RAKEZ), to oversee, regulate and consolidate the services, facilities and zones of Ras Al Khaimah Free Trade Zone (RAK FTZ) and RAK Investment Authority (RAKIA).
 
JAFZA seeks opportunities as UK ploughs on with Brexit

JAFZA seeks opportunities as UK ploughs on with Brexit

JAFZA hosted the UK Business Forum for British companies operating in the free zone last week to strengthen partnerships and explore opportunities in the Middle East and African region as the UK pursues it’s ‘Global Britain’ post-Brexit plan.
 
Abu Dhabi Ports digitises all import/export activities

Abu Dhabi Ports digitises all import/export activities

Abu Dhabi Ports has announced the introduction of a new stream of digital services in the field of import and export operations for RORO and General Cargo.
 
JAFZA agrees major Emiratisation strategy with tenants

JAFZA agrees major Emiratisation strategy with tenants

Jebel Ali Freezone has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with leading multinationals in JAFZA for Emirati graduates to intern with the companies as part of its ambitious internship programme — Tumoohi.
 

 

SpaceX rocket ‘returns home’ via Gulftainer terminal

SpaceX rocket ‘returns home’ via Gulftainer terminal

Gulftainer’s GT USA container terminal in Port Canaveral was the final link in the logistics project associated with returning a rocket booster to land this week.    1 Comments
 
SOHAR's US$1 billion power plant to drive future growth

SOHAR's US$1 billion power plant to drive future growth

Work is progressing fast on the construction of SOHAR III, a green-field, integrated combined-cycle gas turbine power plant located in SOHAR Port.
 
DP World's P&O Ports wins contract for Puntland port

DP World's P&O Ports wins contract for Puntland port

P&O Ports has won a 30-year concession for the management and development of a multi-purpose port project at Bosasso in the Puntland State of Somalia.
 
Protecting the port: Transportation video surveillance

Protecting the port: Transportation video surveillance

Wayne Arvidson, vice president, Intelligence, Surveillance and Security solutions at Quantum, talks about using flexible, scalable storage for transportation video surveillance.
 
Qatar New Port Project (Hamad Port) gets 21 forklifts

Qatar New Port Project (Hamad Port) gets 21 forklifts

Qatar’s Hamad Port (also known as the New Port Project) has received an additional 21 forklifts, five empty container handlers and four reach stackers as part of a contract with Kalmar.
 
Dubai Customs highlights role in facilitating trade

Dubai Customs highlights role in facilitating trade

According to WCO’s Columbus Programme, Dubai Customs is an example to follow at an international level with its advanced work systems including the risk engine system.
 
Imdaad signs AED4m contract with Dubai Maritime City

Imdaad signs AED4m contract with Dubai Maritime City

Imdaad has signed a AED 4-million integrated facilities management contract with Dubai Maritime City.
 
ANALYSIS: JAFZA rents fall on slowing logistics demand

ANALYSIS: JAFZA rents fall on slowing logistics demand

During the past two years rents in Jebel Ali Free Zone district have fallen by 20% due to Dubai’s slowing economy.
 
RAK Ports establish Marine Training Institute

RAK Ports establish Marine Training Institute

RAK Ports, the commercial maritime body acting on behalf of the government of Ras Al Khaimah, has announced the establishment of the RAK Marine Training Institute.
 
UAE ZonesCorp to support SME growth

UAE ZonesCorp to support SME growth

ZonesCorp unveiled a new development designed to support the growth of small and mediums-sized enterprises (SME) in Abu Dhabi at the Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit (GMIS).
 
Masdar freezone reports major growth at GMIS

Masdar freezone reports major growth at GMIS

Masdar City Free Zone showcases impressive growth at Global Manufacturing and Industrialization Summit 2017.
 




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