Posts Tagged ‘UAE’

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
19-Nov-2018 CHARGES FOR VESSELS ANCHORED AT INNER ANCHORAGE AREA Ruwais Inner Anchorage, United Arab Emirates FIRE WIRES OR FIRE RESISTANT TOW-OFF PENDANTS Jebel Dhanna Ruwais, United Arab Emirates TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF LANDING STEPS NO.1&2 OF CENTRAL PIER NO.9 Hong Kong PUBLIC HOLIDAY FOR EID-EL-MAULUD Nigeria Charges...
November 19th, 2018 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Double win for GAC Dubai at Logistics & Transport Awards 2018

Neil McMaster, GAC Dubai’s General Manager for Contract Logistics, accepted the FMCG Logistics Provider of the Year and Supply Chain Manager of the Year accolades at the inaugural Logistics & Transport Awards. Dubai, UAE, 24 October 2018 –  Neil McMaster, GAC Dubai’s General Manager for Contract...
October 24th, 2018 | Awards, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

ECB faces QE dilemma, Developing the UAE as a centre of green finance

ECB faces QE dilemma, Developing the UAE as a centre of green finance
. Commentary: ECB faces QE dilemma By Marchel Alexandrovich in London While Italy continues to dominate the headlines, the European Central Bank is more interested in the big picture: the continuing economic recovery, building inflationary pressure, the end of quantitative easing and guiding interest...
October 10th, 2018 | Banking, Comment, Events, Insight, Reports | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
01-Oct-2018 STRIKE CALLED OFF Nigeria NEW CUSTOMS DOCUMENTATION REQUIREMENT Fujairah, United Arab Emirates MAJOR DAMAGE TO PORT Sulawesi, Indonesia Strike called off Monday, October 1, 2018, Nigeria The indefinite strike called by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) last week has been called off. Business...
October 1st, 2018 | Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Strikes | Read More

North P&I Club encourages UAE & India membership to prepare early for changes to the shipping landscape

North P&I Club encourages UAE & India membership to prepare early for changes to the shipping landscape
North P&I Middle East & India Team: Mark Church, Paul Watson, Savraj Mehta, Simon MacLeod, Alvin Forster, Sanchit Dutta and Graham Anderson September 26, 2018 – Around 80 members of the maritime industry from the Middle East and India attended a seminar yesterday hosted by leading global...
September 26th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs | Read More

Dubai ranked among top five in latest International Shipping Centre Development Index

Dubai ranked among top five in latest International Shipping Centre Development Index
Dubai joins the ranks of Singapore, Hong Kong, London and Shanghai 20th August 2018 – Dubai, United Arab of Emirates – Dubai has scored a new milestone in its bid to cement its leadership in the international maritime sector after it was selected as one of the world’s top five in...
August 20th, 2018 | Shipping Centers | Read More

Dubai delegation putting together vibrant display for SMM 2018 Hamburg

Dubai delegation putting together vibrant display for SMM 2018 Hamburg
Nawfal Al Jourani, director of Dubai Maritime Cluster Office in DMCA Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Dubai’s role as a global maritime hub will come into sharp focus at Shipbuilding, Machinery and Marine Technology (SMM) 2018, September 4-7, when coordinated teams from the Dubai Maritime City Authority...
August 15th, 2018 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
08-Aug-2018 FORM SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR FUJAIRAH Fujairah, United Arab Emirates HOLIDAY NOTICE Turkey Form submission requirements for Fujairah Wednesday, August 8, 2018, Fujairah, United Arab Emirates According to Port of Fujairah (POF) Notice to Mariner No.248 of 2018, with effect from 10 August...
August 8th, 2018 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

Marcura Bulks Up its Compliance Team for GDPR

Marcura Bulks Up its Compliance Team for GDPR
New appointments expected to support and strengthen the Group’s compliance-oriented offerings March 2018 (Dubai, UAE) – The Marcura Group, a Dubai-based group of companies focused on providing innovative business solutions to the maritime industry, today announced the appointment of TenIntelligence...
March 28th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Safety and Security, Technology | Read More

Russian T&EDC sign MoU to further strengthen commercial ties with Abu Dhabi Ports

Russian T&EDC sign MoU to further strengthen commercial ties with Abu Dhabi Ports
Abdulla Al Hameli and Dr. Igor Egorov, Russian Trade and Economic Development Council sign Memorandum of Understanding to further strengthen commercial ties with Abu Dhabi Ports  Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 21st March 2018: Abu Dhabi Ports and the Russian Trade and Economic Development Council signed...
March 21st, 2018 | News, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  19-Feb-2018 CONSTRUCTION OF LAND-BASED LNG FACILITY UNDERWAY  Gothenburg, Sweden PORT OPERATIONS LARGELY UNAFFECTED AS CYCLONE MAKES LAND FALL  Australia REPAIRS TO LIGHT BEACON OFF ADAMASTA CHANNEL Hong Kong RESTRICTED ANCHORING ADJACENT TO UAE EAST COAST TERRITORIAL WATERS Fujairah,...
February 19th, 2018 | Construction, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Ministry of Education of the United Arab Emirates partners with BSC…

Ministry of Education of the United Arab Emirates partners with BSC…
H.E Eng.Abdulrahman Al Hammadi, Undersecre-tary for Inspection & Support Services at the Ministry of Education UAE, Mr. Abdulla Alkaabi, Cultural Attache, Ministry of Education UAE, and Eng.Hamdan Alsaedi, EHS Director, Ministry of Education UAE, Chris Wales, Chief Technology Officer at the British...
February 5th, 2018 | Academia, Education and Training, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Health and Safety, HR, Safety and Security | Read More

Largest direct food contact packaging factory in the GCC opens in KIZAD

Largest direct food contact packaging factory in the GCC opens in KIZAD
Official Inauguration of Gulf Printing and Packaging at KIZAD Largest Direct Food Contact Packaging factory in the GCC opens in Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (KIZAD) Gulf Printing & Packaging is the first Food & Beverage packaging facility to start operations in KIZAD Abu Dhabi, United...
February 3rd, 2018 | Food and Drink, Logistics, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Logistics Industry Leaders Discuss Key Trends and Market Insights at Abu Dhabi Ports

Logistics Industry Leaders Discuss Key Trends and Market Insights at Abu Dhabi Ports
From the Breakbulk Middle East press conference Al Katheeri: UAE accounts for 30 to 35 percent of total regional maritime sector investment Al Shamisi:  70% is the CAGR of general cargo and bulk in Abu Dhabi Ports in the last five years Abu Dhabi, UAE, 28th January 2018 – HE Dr. Abdullah Salem...
January 28th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  12-Dec-2017 SEAWALL REINSTATEMENT WORKS AT LEI YUE MUN Hong Kong TRIMMING OF UNDERWATER HIGH SPOTS SOUTH OF SHEK KWU CHAU Hong Kong TANKERS FACING BERTHING DELAYS Dongying,China OILFIELDS SERVICES TERMINAL AT MINA FREE PORT Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Seawall reinstatement...
December 12th, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Conference highlights importance of industry collaboration to boost shipping and trade investment

Conference highlights importance of industry collaboration to boost shipping and trade investment
Participants, officials and speakers* Abu Dhabi – The 3rd Annual The Maritime Standard Ship Finance & Trade Conference, held at the Sheraton Abu Dhabi Hotel & Resort, assembled a high quality panel of speakers, from a wide variety of backgrounds, to discuss and debate the key issues and...
November 20th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ports & Terminals, Shipmanagement | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  27-Oct-2017 SAFETY INSPECTION REQUIRED BEFORE STS OPERATION Port of Fujairah, UAE TEMPORARY ARRANGEMENT OF THE TUNG CHUNG BUOYED CHANNEL Hong Kong CLOSURE AT BOSPHORUS Bosphorus, Turkey Safety inspection required before STS operation Friday, October 27, 2017, Port of...
October 27th, 2017 | Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Weather | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  23-Oct-2017 MARINE WORKS INSIDE CAUSEWAY BAY TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong REMOVAL OF WRECK OFF BROTHERS POINT, TAI LAM CHUNG Hong Kong SEAWALL ENHANCEMENT WORKS TO THE EAST OF THE RIVER TRADE TERMINAL Hong Kong YACHT RACE FROM HONG KONG TO DAYA BAY Hong Kong CREATION OF RENDEZVOUS POSITION...
October 23rd, 2017 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Sports, Weather | Read More

New case of Seafarer abuse exposed

New case of Seafarer abuse exposed
MT Ocean Pride washing water “We are totally unsafe here… this is a dead ship. Sea water is leaking in the engine room… no facilities… rusty water…. If anything happens we will not survive. All will be dead… Please send us home.” Human Rights at Sea today publishes yet another detailed...
July 4th, 2017 | Charity, Corruption, Flags, Groundings, Health and Safety, HR, IT and Communications, Labour Disputes, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Safety and Security | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
05-Jun-2017 PORT ENTRY RESTRICTIONS Bahrain PORT ENTRY RESTRICTIONS – FUJAIRAH Fujairah, United Arab Emirates SHIP TO SHIP OPERATIONS SUSPENDED AT ANCHORAGE Salalah, Oman REMOVAL OF GOVERNMENT MOORING BUOY A29 OFF CAUSEWAY BAY TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong SUBMARINE OUTFALL INSPECTION...
June 5th, 2017 | Corruption, Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Cyclones and Typhoons, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Sanctions | Read More

Dubai Maritime Cluster Office makes a big impression at Norshipping

Dubai Maritime Cluster Office makes a big impression at Norshipping
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 01, 2017 • More than 5,500 companies operate in Dubai’s maritime sector, undertaking 13,000 activities • AED 26.9 billion sector supports Dubai economy generating 76,000 jobs • Office’s main priority is to make the emirate one of world’s most competitive...
June 1st, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Saqr Port UAE signs contract for Damen ASD 2913 Tug

Saqr Port UAE signs contract for Damen ASD 2913 Tug
l to r: Capt. Michael Magee (Harbour Master RAK Ports), Mr. Kommer Damen (Chairman, Damen Shipyards Group), Pascal Slingerland (Sales Manager Middle East, Damen Shipyards Group), Capt. Brand (Group General Manager RAK Ports), Lars Seistrup (Manager Director Albwardy Damen) Saqr Port, part of Rash Al...
May 8th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

The Maritime Standard Awards 2017 aims to set the bar higher still

The Maritime Standard Awards 2017 aims to set the bar higher still
H.H. Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al MaktoumPresident, Dubai Civil Aviation Authority and Chairman and Chief Executive, Emirates Airline and Group (centre), (left to right) Noura Rashed Al Dhaheri….* See the full caption at the end of this reporting The region’s leading maritime industry awards,...
March 29th, 2017 | Associations, Awards, Markets, News, Yachting | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  30-Nov-2016 REVISED TARIFF EFFECTIVE FROM JANUARY Dubai, United Arab Emirates SAFETY AND VIGILANCE DURING FESTIVE SEASONS Singapore Revised tariff effective from January Wednesday, November 30, 2016, Dubai, United Arab Emirates DP World has revised their tariff for Jebel Ali...
November 30th, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  26-Nov-2016 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 27 NOVEMBER-10 DECEMBER 2016 Worldwide HEAVY RAIN AND FLOODING CAUSING DISRUPTION Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia World Holidays: 27 November-10 December 2016 Saturday, November 26, 2016, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming...
November 26th, 2016 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More