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
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-
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.
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
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
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.
The Khalifa Bin Salman Port (KBSP), one of the GCC's most productive harbours located on the north-east of Bahrain, saw an 11 per cent growth in total local container volume last year, according to official data.
Dubai-based global marine operator DP World celebrated a marquee milestone in its history when its Dubai ports handled the 100 millionth container to pass through DP World, UAE Region terminals in ten years.
The 100 million