Search results for: Djibouti

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  • 24 August 2016
    Business & Finance

    Singapore-based container shipping company APL plans to set up a new weekly service – the India Pakistan Europe (IPE) Service, that will connect India and Pakistan to major ports in Europe starting from October. The IPE service will call the ports of Port Qasim (Pakistan), Nhava Sheva, Hazira, Mundra (India), Jeddah (Saudi Arabia), Djibouti (Djibouti), Southampton […]

  • 21 February 2012

    Damen Modular Dock (DMD) 4020 is being constructed,  at Damen Shipyards, for – and will be delivered to – Djibouti. Djibouti’s busy port is one of the most important gateways to the African continent and is strategically located at the confluence of the Red Sea and the Indian Ocean. Besides maintenance of the Port Authorities’ […]

  • 11 October 2011

    Djibouti Ports and Free Zones Authority’s chairman, Aboubaker Omar Hadi, said that the government would expand the country’s port and would… (menafn) [mappress] Source: menafn, October 11, 2011;

  • 13 December 2011

    The Council of the European Union has agreed in principle a scheme to help countries in the Horn of Africa and western Indian Ocean to tackle piracy in the region at a date to be decided later, writes David Osler. According to a statement released yesterday, a mission will be mounted as part of the […]

  • 20 November 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    French developer Blue Shark Power System has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Republic of Djibouti to supply its tidal turbines for a 120MW tidal energy project.

  • 21 February 2012
    Business & Finance

    Damen Modular Dock (DMD) 4020 is being constructed, at Damen Shipyards, for – and will be delivered to – Djibouti. Djibouti’s busy port is one of the most important gateways to the African continent and is strategically located at the confluence of the Red Sea and the Indian Ocean. Besides maintenance of the Port Authorities’ […]

  • 24 May 2012
    Business & Finance

    APL Co. Pte Ltd and Pacific International Lines (Pte) Ltd (PIL) yesterday announced the launch of a new joint service linking the Far East and Red Sea. In a joint statement made by both carriers, APL and PIL said the Red Sea is an important market for exporters in Central and Southern China. By providing […]

  • 25 May 2015

    The Iranian aid ship bound for war-stricken Yemen will not proceed to its original destination as its cargo was taken over by the United Nations following an inspection in Djibouti, writes the AFP. Namely, according to the UN officials, the 2,500 tons of aid, bound for Yemen on board the Iran Shahed, have been offloaded […]

  • 21 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    The CMA CGM Group introduced the new Asia Southern Red Sea Express (REX3), a new fixed-day weekly service that will provide more efficient services to customers starting on May 8, 2014. This new service is in addition to existing Asia Northern Red Sea Express (REX2) which together will improve port coverage to meet the growing […]

  • 15 May 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) was today signed on behalf of South Africa by the South African High Commissioner, His Excellency Dr. Zola Skweyiya, who was attending an IMO Conference on Capacity […]

  • 2 March 2018
    Business & Finance

    Ethiopia signed a deal with DP World, Somaliland Port Authority to acquire a 19% stake in the Port of Berbera.

  • 10 November 2016
    Business & Finance

    Singapore-based container shipping company APL has decided to expand its Asia-Middle East and Latin America networks by adding new services to these routes. To its Asia-Middle East coverage, the company has added the Red Sea Express 2 (RE2) Service, which will link China to the Red Sea ports of Jeddah, Sokhna and Aqaba. The new […]

  • 25 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    In preparation for the coming peak season, Evergreen Line is implementing service enhancements for the Red Sea market. The carrier will adjust the port rotation of its Far East – Red Service (FRS) and launch a new feeder loop. In addition, the line intends to further strengthen its Red Sea service network via slot exchange […]

  • 15 September 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    Rabobank Publishes Outlook for Dredging Sector CEDA Corporate Member Rabobank has published its newest outlook for the dredging sector, and for the first time, made it available to the general public.   Greens: Abbott OKs Great Barrier Reef Destruction (Australia) Tony Abbott’s Great Barrier Reef policy, reported on today, completely ignores the impacts of mining […]

  • 18 September 2012
    Business & Finance

      A ceremony attended by senior US and Japanese diplomats, Tanzanian Government officials and the Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the IMO for Maritime Security and Anti-Piracy Programmes, Mr Hartmut Hesse, in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania on 17 September 2012 marked the completion of the installation of an integrated radar and automatic identification system […]

  • 16 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    An international agreement on repressing piracy and armed robbery against ships in the western Indian Ocean and the Gulf of Aden has been broadened to cover other illicit maritime activities, including human trafficking and illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing. A high-level meeting of signatories to the Djibouti Code of Conduct, held in Jeddah, Saudi […]

  • 30 July 2009

    The European Union has announced plans to train Somali security forces to tackle the pirates operating along the country’s coast. It will send a planning team to the region next month. The training will take place in neighbouring Djibouti, which has French and US military bases. EU nations have already sent ships to fight the […]

  • 9 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    The productivity at Spanish terminals where CMA CGM vessels are operated is normal, the French liner company said commenting on the impact of the latest strikes of Spanish stevedoring unions. The unions launched a nation-wide strike on Monday impacting operations across the country’s 39 cargo ports. The workers are demanding that companies keep their employees and maintain […]

  • 21 May 2015

    Iran’s cargo ship, said to be carrying humanitarian aid to Yemen, will be inspected after all as the ship will dock in Djibouti instead of sailing directly to the port of Hodaida. “We have decided to dock our ship in Djibouti so the United Nations inspection protocol can take place,” ISNA news agency cited Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister […]

  • 8 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    Swedish Ocean Patrol Vessel (OPV) HSwMS Carlskrona joined the EU Naval Force (EU NAVFOR) Somalia – Operation Atalanta on 6 April 2013, in Djibouti. HMS Carlskrona is a 106 meter long OPV with a crew of 139, including the boarding team and helicopter crew. She is a former flagship of EU NAVFOR (2010) and has […]

  • 11 June 2015

    Another Iranian ship carrying aid has left Iran on its way to Yemen as the war in the country continues with the Saudi led air campaign in its 11th week. The ship, identified as Arezou, carrying 8,000 tons of rice and 1,000 tons of sugar, departed Imam Khomeini Port on Saturday. The first Iranian ship carrying aid for Yemeni people […]

  • 23 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Alcatel-Lucent is to upgrade the EASSy submarine cable system, one of the largest and most modern systems serving Africa, with the deployment of the latest 100 gigabit-per-second (Gbit/s) technology. Alcatel-Lucent‘s 100G technology will enable the system to ultimately carry capacity in excess of 10Tbit/s, further complementing its ability to carry high volumes of data capacity […]