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  • 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 […]

  • 30 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    Hapag-Lloyd is to launch a new weekly service between the Saudi Arabian port of Jeddah and the east coast of Africa.

  • 26 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    Dubai-based port and terminal operator DP World has unveiled plans to develop Saudi Arabia’s Jeddah Port in support of the recently launched Saudi Vision 2030. Speaking at the Future Investment Initiative (FII) in Riyadh, Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Group Chairman and CEO of DP World, outlined the significance of Jeddah Port as a gateway port for the Saudi […]

  • 14 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    On July 29, the signing ceremony for Flood Control Project of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia was held in the meeting room of Mecca Governor Office Building. The client’s representative, Prince Khalid Al Faisal, and the contractor’s representative, Dai Zhanping, the general manager of CCCC Saudi Arabia Branch, signed on the contract. The Flood Control Project of […]

  • 24 April 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    TE SubCom, a TE Connectivity Ltd. company and an industry pioneer in undersea communications technology has completed construction of the TGN-EA (Jeddah) and TGN-Gulf undersea cables for Tata Communications. TGN-EA (Jeddah) connects Saudi Arabia, Egypt and India, while TGN-Gulf links Oman, India, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Bahrain. Both TGN-EA (Jeddah) and TGN-Gulf […]

  • 24 December 2019
    Business & Finance

    DP World is awarded a 30-year build-operate-transfer concession to develop Jeddah South Container Terminal.

  • 16 April 2010

    JEDDAH: Transported aboard a semi-submersible heavy-lift ship, the world’s biggest in class cutter suction dredger, Al-Sakab arrived off Jeddah port on Thursday… [mappress] Source:arabnews,April 16,2010;

  • 8 January 2020
    Business & Finance

    Bahri Jeddah will call regularly at Kamarajar Port and on an inducement basis at Chennai International Terminal.

  • 29 June 2011
    Business & Finance

      Newly opened Red Sea Gateway Terminal (RSGT), Jeddah Islamic Port’s flagship terminal, received the world’s largest containership vessel CSCL Star on its first Red Sea call on Tuesday (21st June 2011). With a declared capacity of 14,100 TEU, the CSCL STAR is one of the world’s largest container ships. Built by Samsung Heavy Industries, […]

  • 3 December 2014
    Business & Finance

    Royal HaskoningDHV together with its Saudi partner has launched a new office in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, for their joint venture SADECO (Saudi Dutch Engineering Consultancy). The office was officially opened during a festive reception on 27 November 2014 by H.E. Sheikh Amr Al-Dabbagh, Dabbagh Group Chairman, his brother Sheikh Hussein Al-Dabbagh, H.E. Mr Laurens Westhoff, […]

  • 2 November 2009

    In response to requests from clients and the shipping public for quicker transit times to the Red Sea, Gulf and the Middle East markets, MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company announced a rotation change on its GGS USAEC / Far East service, which had previously sailed via the Cape of Good Hope, but will now sail through […]

  • 7 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    Image Courtesy: Taiwan International Ports Corporation The containership APL Jeddah has hit the berth at the Taiwanese port of Kaohsiung as the ship was leaving the port, data provided by the port shows. The incident occurred in the early morning hours of July 7 when the 2,500 TEU ship lost power. It subsequently hit the […]

  • 8 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    The construction of the flood control project in Jeddah (JSDP) in Saudi Arabia fully commenced and went into the implementation phase recently, announced chec.bj.cn. This project of 4 sections was signed on 29 July with a contract price of prox. 0.5 billion USD dollars. This project is a government livelihood project and therefore closely concerned by […]

  • 31 January 2019
    Business & Finance

    RSGT, a subsidiary of SISCO, and Saudi Ports Authority, sign MOU for further expansion of Jeddah Islamic Port.

  • 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 […]

  • 23 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    MOL Comfort Suffers Damage During Trip to Jeddah Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. informed that the MOL-operated containership MOL Comfort suffered a crack amidships and ingressed water in the hold while under way from Singapore to Jeddah on the Indian Ocean on June 17, 2013 due to inclement weather. MOL Comfort’s Parts Still Afloat The two […]

  • 11 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    Maersk Line has launched a new Middle East 5 (ME5) service to enhance direct connections between South India, Middle East and Western Mediterranean markets. This service will also improve the company’s  coverage of the Eastern Mediterranean market with faster transit times into Turkey, Egypt and Russia. The first vessel/voyage on ME5 service was the Maersk Idaho, phasing in on Colombo on January 9, […]

  • 5 August 2016
    Business & Finance

    Hong Kong-based Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) is to cancel the sailing of its Asia-Mediterranean Service in October due to the expected low demand. On the Asia-Europe route, the company plans to withdraw the EUM sailing of the Hyundai Tenacity 022 west/east, with an estimated time of arrival in Pusan on October 9, 2016, in Week 41 on […]

  • 29 June 2011

    Newly opened Red Sea Gateway Terminal (RSGT), Jeddah Islamic Port’s flagship terminal, received the world’s largest containership vessel… (ameinfo) [mappress] Source: ameinfo, June 29, 2011

  • 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 […]

  • 5 December 2017

    Somalia has become the 14th signatory to the Jeddah Amendment to the Djibouti Code of Conduct – the instrument developed and adopted by countries in the Western Indian Ocean and Gulf of Aden in an effort to repress piracy and armed robbery against ships operating in the region. Mariam Aweis, Minister of Marine Transport and […]

  • 18 June 2013

    The MOL Comfort incident that occurred yesterday, June 17, 2013, has taken serious proportions. Namely, MOL-operated containership, after reported crack amidships, has broken into two. MOL Comfort, an 8,000 TEU containership, was en route from Singapore to Jeddah carrying a cargo of 4,500 containers when its hull broke and the vessel started taking in water […]