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  • 12 July 2018
    Business & Finance

    DP World stresses again that its concession agreement for the Doraleh Container Terminal (DTC) remains in force.

  • 7 June 2017

    Kenya has become the 13th signatory to the Jeddah Amendment to the Djibouti Code of Conduct, the regional maritime piracy agreement, according to the International Maritime Organization (IMO). Developed and adopted by countries in the Western Indian Ocean and Gulf of Aden, the Djibouti Code of Conduct has been a key factor in repressing piracy and […]

  • 17 November 2017

    POLY-GCL Petroleum Group, a joint venture between China POLY Group and GCL Group, signed a memorandum of understanding with Djibouti on investing $4 billion in an LNG export project. 

  • 7 April 2006

    “A Djibouti ship sank near the port of the capital at noon today. The ship was sailing from … the northwest of the country towards the Djibouti capital and was carrying over 300 people,” the television said quoting its Africa-based correspondent.

  • 17 May 2012
    Business & Finance

    The commitment of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to combat piracy off the coast of Somalia through boosting capacity building in the region has been underlined with the signing of five strategic partnerships with a number of UN agencies and the EU, following a Conference on Capacity Building to Counter Piracy off the Coast of […]

  • 5 December 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Djibouti Telecom, Somtel, Telkom Kenya and SubCom said that all manufacturing aspects for the Djibouti Africa Regional Express 1 (DARE1) submarine cable system are complete. The system will have four landing stations to help expand connectivity in Eastern Africa: Djibouti (Djibouti), Bosaso (Somalia), Mogadishu (Somalia) and Mombasa (Kenya). With a finalised cable length of 4,854 […]

  • 28 March 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Marine survey for the Djibouti Africa Regional Express 1 (DARE1) submarine cable system has been completed and the cable route finalized, Djibouti Telecom, Somtel and SubCom said. The companies also announced the addition of a landing station in Bosaso, Somalia. The DARE1 cable system is the first step in a planned expansion into eastern Africa, […]

  • 14 March 2018
    Business & Finance

    The government of Somalia reportedly revoked the contract between DP World and Somaliland.

  • 22 February 2012

    Allana Potash Corp. reports that the Government of the Republic of Djibouti Ministere de l’Equipment et des Transport, through the Djibouti Port and Free Zone Authority (“Port Authority”), has begun the pre-qualification process to select contractors for the construction of the new port at Tadjoura, Djibouti. As released by the Djibouti Government, under financing to […]

  • 12 March 2012

      The Port of Djibouti is planning to invite bids for the expansion of the Doraleh Container Terminal, partly-owned by DP World. The prospect of a US$300 million development project scheduled to be completed in 2015 is to double the terminal’s annual capacity to around 3 million TEU, Aboubaker Omar Hadi, chief executive officer of […]

  • 22 February 2017
    Business & Finance

    Dubai-based port and terminal operator DP World has been cleared by the London Court of Arbitration of all charges of misconduct in connection with a concession to operate the Doraleh Container Terminal (DCT) in Djibouti, the Government of Dubai said.  In 2014, Djibouti accused DP World of bribing Abdourahman Boreh, the head of the country’s port […]

  • 5 June 2009

    Volga-Dnepr Airlines has transported supplies and equipment for Japan’s Ministry of Defense to the Republic of Djibouti as part of multinational action to wipe out piracy off the coast of Somalia. The airline operated two Antonov AN-124 flights from Sendai, Japan to Djibouti on 20 and 26 May, delivering more than 120 tonnes of cargo.

  • 9 July 2012
    Business & Finance

    The Code of Conduct concerning the Repression of Piracy and Armed Robbery against Ships in the Western Indian Ocean and the Gulf of Aden (Djibouti Code of Conduct) on July 6 signed on behalf of Mozambique by His Excellency Carlos dos Santos, High Commissioner of the Republic of Mozambique in the United Kingdom. Mozambique has […]

  • 29 March 2018
    Business & Finance

    CMA CGM is said to be in talks with Djibouti on developing a new container terminal in the country.

  • 26 October 2018
    Operations & Maintenance

    TE SubCom supply contract for the Djibouti Africa Regional Express 1 (DARE1) submarine cable system has come into force, Djibouti Telecom and Somtel informed. The 5,400 km DARE1 submarine cable system is the first step in a planned expansion into eastern Africa, which connects Djibouti (Djibouti), Mogadishu (Somalia) and Mombasa (Kenya) and delivers up to […]

  • 23 February 2018
    Business & Finance

    DP World has launched new arbitration proceedings in London against the Government of Djibouti. 

  • 25 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    Djibouti has formally inaugurated the Doraleh Multipurpose Port (DMP), a versatile port complex which is part of Djibouti’s four mega port projects, the country’s port authority said. Namely, the new projects include four new ports “aimed at providing world-class logistics platform for shipping“, a liquefied natural gas facility, oil terminal, and two new airports. “The new facilities will […]

  • 3 June 2016
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Seven telecom service providers from the Horn of Africa, East Africa and Middle East have signed a construction and maintenance agreement to build the Djibouti Africa Regional Express (DARE) submarine cable system. The regional submarine cable system is expected to be completed by May 2018. The DARE submarine cable system, spanning approximately 5,500 km, will […]

  • 22 February 2012

      Allana Potash Corp. reports that the Government of the Republic of Djibouti Ministere de l’Equipment et des Transport, through the Djibouti Port and Free Zone Authority (“Port Authority”), has begun the pre-qualification process to select contractors for the construction of the new port at Tadjoura, Djibouti. As released by the Djibouti Government, under financing […]

  • 8 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    During a port visit to Djibouti by Spanish EU Naval Force (EU NAVFOR) flagship ESPS Méndez Núnez, and warship ESPS Rayo, Force Commander Rear Admiral Pedro García de Paredes held meetings with other EU leaders to demonstrate the commitment of EU NAVFOR to work together with other missions towards a common goal of improving security […]

  • 17 November 2016
    Equipment

    PCCW Global, the international operating division of HKT, has selected the Djibouti Data Center (DDC) to help facilitate network expansion and the provision of colocation and undersea fiber cable access services in East Africa. The Djibouti Data Center has been built to Tier III data center standards and serves as a meeting point for undersea […]

  • 12 March 2012

    The Port of Djibouti is planning to invite bids for the expansion of the Doraleh Container Terminal, partly-owned by DP World. The prospect of a US$300 million development project scheduled to be completed in 2015 is to double the terminal’s annual capacity to around 3 million TEU, Aboubaker Omar Hadi, chief executive officer of the […]