The MoU was signed by DP World group chairman and CEO, Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem and governor of Mangistau, Akim Alik Aidarbayev in the presence of First Deputy Prime Minister, Askar Mamin.
DP World has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Government of Kazakhstan for the development of a special economic zone in Aktau.
A Turkish cargo plane operated by ACT Airlines has crashed in Kyrgyzstan, killing all four crew members and at least 33 people on the ground, according to the BBC.
Middle Eastern airlines reported an increase in freight volumes in November, with 7.8 per cent growth during the month year-on-year
The General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) and Riyadh Airports Company (RAC) has announced the start of preparations to award a second cargo operator’s license tender at King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh.
Emirates SkyCargo has expanded its network of cargo destinations in the United States with the launch of a new daily service to Fort Lauderdale, Florida from 15 December 2016.
Qatar Airways Cargo has announced it will launch freighter operations to four new destinations in the Americas, starting 2 February 2017.
Air cargo demand grew by 8.2% year-on-year in October, the fastest pace of growth seen in 18 months.
India and Afghanistan are planning to set up an air cargo service to boost trade, according to a report by Reuters.
Emirates SkyPharma is working to woo the Indian pharma industry to fill capacity in new pharma distribution centre at Dubai International Airport.
Etihad Cargo in November saw it busiest month ever in its history, carrying 53,785 tonnes of cargo and surpassing its previous best, achieved in November 2014.
An Etihad freighter flew the horses home to Kuwait from the UK following the close of the European equestrian racing season.
Emirates Airline has followed Etihad’s lead with the launch of Emirates Skywheels a service dedicated to the transportation of luxury super cars around the world.
Etihad Cargo, the freight division of Etihad Airways, has announced three new freighter services from Europe.
UPS has ordered 14 new Boeing 747-8 cargo jets to meet increased demand for the company’s air freight services.
As the official logistics partner of the British Museum’s South African Art exhibition, IAG Cargo has completed the transportation of 50 high profile works to London via Cape Town and Johannesburg.
UPS has announced the expansion of its earliest morning package delivery service, UPS Worldwide Express Plus.