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.
Oman Shipping Company (OSC) has announced that its subsidiary, Oman Charter Company (OCC), has entered into a contract of affreightment (COA) agreement with Shell International.
E-marine, the principal provider of submarine cable solutions in the Middle East, has announced the completion of a 260-km Avassa Submarine Cable System marine installation in Comoros Islands.
United Arab Chemical Carriers (UACC) has signed a contract with India-based Orion Marine Concepts for the installation of fleet performance and monitoring software.
Hydrex Underwater Technologies undertook rudder repairs on a 7,071dwt tanker in under 24 hours after it was left stranded.
Celebrity Cruises’ 294m cruise liner Celebrity Constellation is to undergo a comprehensive refit in May, 2017 following the completion of her first ever Middle East cruise season.
The cruise ship Costa neoRiviera lost main power during a port call in Abu Dhabi due to a generator fault.
The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) has announced a US $350 million, 10-year murabaha (Islamic) financing deal for the construction of five oil tankers.
A crude carrier belonging to United Arab Chemical Carriers (UACC) has collided with a container ship off Spain en-route to Syria.
Dubai Cruise Tourism is in talks with Emirates Airline to introduce a dedicated airport check-in services to incoming cruise tourists to the country.
DMCA and Det Norske Veritas hold workshop to explore future of maritime industry in research, development and innovation.
Abu Dhabi Ship Building PJSC (ADSB), a leading provider of construction, repair and refit services for naval, military and commercial vessels, has expanded its customer portfolio to now include chemical tankers.
Ship intelligence will be the driving force that will determine the future of the industry says Sue Terpilowski, president of WISTA UK.
Nakilat has assumed full ship management and operations of Q-Max LNG carrier Umm Slal from STASCo (Shell Trading and Shipping Company Ltd.).
Abu Dhabi Terminals (ADT) celebrates 5 million containers milestone at Khalifa Port with 2016 H1 throughput volume up 11% on H1 in 2015.
Hapag-Lloyd and UASC combined company, valued between $7.5-$8.6bn, would be the world's fifth-largest shipping company.