The first phase of the QR27 billion ($7.4 billion) worth New Port Project is set to be operational by the end of 2016 with the initial capacity to accommodate two million containers, said a report.
It eventually be increased to si
A dispute over unpaid fees between a port operator and eight companies has been resolved in Bahrain.
It started when APM Terminals (APMT), the operator of Khalifa bin Salman Port (KBSP), allegedly refused to release cargo containe
Bahrain’s business leaders have pledged to investigate claims that a port operator has refused to release cargo containers belonging to eight major shipping companies in a dispute over unpaid fees.
The port committee at Bahr
Port authorities in Bahrain have allegedly refused to release cargo containers belonging to nine major shipping companies in a dispute over unpaid fees.
APM Terminals (APMT), the operator of Khalifa Bin Salman Port (KBSP), has iss
Renovation work on Dubai’s fishing ports and harbours to preserve the traditional profession are afoot, revealed a meeting held at the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) office in Dubai recently.
The move follows the directives o
Shipping companies in Bahrain have claimed they were being forced to downsize because of increasing port fees.
They said they were struggling to stay afloat because of the sector's continuous financial downturn combined with high ta
A tanker carrying crude oil from Iraqi Kurdistan has neared the Port of Galveston in Texas, according to Reuters ship tracking data and the US Coast Guard, despite Washington's concerns about independent oil sales from the autonomous region.
A tanker carrying crude oil from Iraqi Kurdistan is just two days away from arriving at a US port, according to ship tracking satellites, despite Washington's long-standing concern over independent oil sales
Jubail Commercial Port has recorded a 20 per cent increase in the total weight of cargo transported via its port during the first half of 2014 with more than 5 million tonnes compared to 4.2 million tonnes during the same period last year, sai