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DP World plans to develop inland terminal in Jammu and Kashmir
The government of Dubai, global trade enabler DP World and the government of Jammu and Kashmir have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to explore opportunities to develop trade infrastructure in the Indian state.
Kommerling uses Solvochem’s JAFZA warehouse for GCC expansion
Kommerling UK has appointed Solvochem in Jebel Ali as the distributor for its Cilbond range of rubber to metal bonding agents in the GCC.
Fuji looks to boost GCC distribution of Kobe beef by 300%
Fuji LLC, one of UAE’s leading one stop shop service providers for all marine needs, food concepts and ingredients from Japan and Far East to the region, is planning to boost its Kobe beef distribution by 300% in 2018.
What the logistics of the EXPO 2020 means to Siemens
Siemens is planning to leverage logistics developments in the UAE even after the EXPO 2020, by moving its global headquarters for airports, cargo and ports logistics from Germany to Dubai.
UAE space agency prepares for logistics of landing on Mars
Details of the Hope Probe, the Arab World’s first interplanetary mission, and the logistics of sending men to Mars, were discussed by the UAE’s space agency at the World Government Summit on Monday.
UAE logistics firms gear up for compliance with new Emiratisation law
Following an announcement by the Ministry of Emiratisation and Human Resources that Article 14 of the labour law will be enacted and enforced, logistics companies have begun to make moves to highlight their Emiratisation programs.
E-commerce boom proves a double-edged sword for Aramex
A 'surge' in e-commerce shipments in 2017 boosted revenues for Aramex, but simultaneously weighed on its profit margins.
UOWD logistics students tour Jebel Ali Port in Dubai
Master of Science in Logistics students enrolled at the University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD), recently undertook an industry tour to DP World to see the day-to-day operations of a major logistics hub.
Turkish exports to UAE reach record high in 2017, surged 7.53 percent
Turkish exports to the UAE increased 7.53 percent in 2017, from US $2.99 billion in 2016 to US $3.21 billion in 2017, according to the latest data released by the TiM (Turkish Exporters Assembly).
Agility first forwarder to join Maersk-IBM blockchain project
Agility Logistics has joined Maersk and IBM on a project that uses blockchain to manage and track container shipments, becoming the first 3PL to do so.
TALKE chemical logistics specialist revamps executive board
Chemical logistics specialist TALKE has appointed Markus Glöckler (47) and Christoph Grunert (43) to succeed Armin Talke (74) and Norbert Talke (69), both of whom are moving to the advisory board.
UPS ready to make ‘big bets’ in Saudi Arabia
Jim Barber, president, UPS International, says he isn’t happy with Middle East network and that region is ‘highest focus’ area.