Logistics Middle East Staff

UAE runs first intermodal transport under TIR
First ever intermodal TIR operation between the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and the EU is launched, with a container leaving the UAE bound for Europe under a single customs transit document and a single guarantee.
Etihad Cargo announces date for global freighter network revamp
Etihad will redeploy freighter capacity on core trade lanes that connect its hub in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, and select global markets in Asia, Europe and the United States to meet growing customer demand.
Alstom wins contract to operate Riyadh Metro lines
Alstom, part of the FLOW Consortium, has secured the Operation and Maintenance Contract for lines 3, 4, 5 & 6 of Riyadh Metro.
New last mile disruptor Quiqup says UAE needs crowd-sourcing
Quiqup, the UK-based last mile operator that recently established operations in Dubai, says that the UAE logistics sector needs to embrace crowd-sourcing to make final mile fulfilment work.
Circle K plans to centralise logistics operations in GCC
Mini-mart group is planning to triple number of branches in UAE and open central distribution centre.
RSA National launches new air cargo terminal in JV between RSA Global and National
Phase 1 completed with 13,000 sqm area consolidating freight forwarding and multimodal capabilities with expansion plans across the total land plot of 56,000 sqm.