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Kuwaiti ship, Egyptian fishing boat collide killing 13

Egypt has ordered an investigation into an accident in which a Kuwaiti container ship and a fishing vessel collided in the Red Sea in an incident that killed 13 Egyptians. A statement from the prosecutor's office said initial

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Dubai Customs presents ‘ Container Scanning System’

Dubai Customs took part in the Dubai Forum for Governments Best Practices for 2014, where it presented its ‘Advanced Container Scanning System.’ The forum was organised by The Dubai Government Excellence Programme and

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New bid to solve containers row in Bahrain

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

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Bahrain port fees dispute may hit sea trade

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

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Man dies as 35 people found in container

A man has died after 35 people, including several children, were found inside a shipping container being unloaded at a dock in eastern England on Saturday morning, police said. Two of the group, believed to be from the Indian sub-

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DP World global container volumes up 9.3pc

DP World handled 29.4 million TEU (twenty-foot equivalent units) across its global portfolio of container terminals during the first half of 2014, with gross container volumes growing by 9.3 per cent on a like-for-like basis.  

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Jebel Ali Port's new inspection facility opens

DP World has inaugurated the largest and latest container inspection facility at its flagship Jebel Ali Port in Dubai. The new facility, which serves Jebel Ali Container Terminal 2, is one of the largest inspection facilities in t

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DP World container volume grows

DP World handled 55 million TEU (20-foot equivalent units) across its global portfolio of container terminals the last year, with gross container volumes growing by 0.7 per cent on the previous year. The second half of the year de

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'Terrorist' bid to attack ship in Suez Canal foiled

A "terrorist" staged an unsuccessful attack on a container ship passing through the Suez Canal on Saturday, in an attempt to disrupt the flow of ships through the waterway, the head of the Suez Canal Authority Mohab Memish said.

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DHL unit tests new container solution

DHL Global Forwarding, an air and ocean freight specialist within Deutsche Post DHL, has tested a new container solution for ocean freight shipments.   The so-called "Tw

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