Transport

Fire damaged Maersk ULCC cut up for partial scrapping in Dubai
The huge aft section of the 15,000-TEU container ship, undamaged in the accident, was cut away and floated onto a 100,000 dwt semi-submersible heavy lift ship called Xin Guang Hua.
Saudia Cargo establishes air-sea-air corridor with King Abdullah Port
The aim is to ensure the smooth flow of cargo to the port and re-export it by the air in line with the Saudi Vision 2030 aiming to turn the Kingdom into an international logistics hub.
IMO sulphur cap to cause volatility in GCC oil supply chain throughout 2019
Because all six GCC states are signatories to the IMO and because the energy sector is one of the most heavily export-oriented industries in the region, the regional chemical industry has one of the longest and most costly supply chains.
DP World hits out at Brexit uncertainty as UK seeks UAE trade deals
Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, chairman and CEO of DP World, expressed his frustration over the UK's Brexit uncertainty during the World Government Forum in Dubai.
FedEx Express to be first tenant at new $58m Bahrain air cargo terminal
The multinational courier delivery services company will be occupying a total of 9,000sqm out of the 25,000sqm available space in the US $58.5-million terminal.
Saudi Arabia, Jordan to invest US $705m in Aqaba railway and hinterland
The railway will connect Port of Aqaba with a future dry port in Jordan's Ma'an governorate
Key maritime event to focus on future of logistics under Saudi Vision 2030
Saudi Maritime Congress 2019 to Unlock Future of Shipping & Logistics under Saudi Vision 2030
Saudi-bound flydubai plane declares emergency after birdstrike in Dubai
Flight FZ821 took off from Dubai International Airport and was heading to King Abdulla Airport in the Saudi province of Jazan when the incident occured.
Bahri seeks to set record straight after Venezuela sanctions ‘misinformation’
Bahri in its statement added that it strictly adheres to and ensures full compliance with the applicable laws and ‎regulations in every market where it operates.
Etihad Rail and ZonesCorp to establish railway logistics facility in Abu Dhabi
The agreement was signed by Shadi Malak, CEO of Etihad Rail, and Saeed Eisa Mohammed Al Khyeli, Director-General of ZonesCorp.
Emirates flight declared low-fuel emergency over Gatwick due to Storm Erik
On the same day, the UK’s Met Office issued a danger to life warning, with Storm Erik battering the country with 70mph winds.
Bahri reports revenue growth of 24% in fourth-quarter of 2018
The company’s sustained efforts to enhance its maritime capabilities and offerings and the better performance of its five business units helped report solid results in 2018, said Abdullah Aldubaikhi, CEO, Bahri

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