De-centralization of cargo movement will help ease shipping congestion during challenging times, Gulftainer COO tells industry leaders

De-centralization of cargo movement will help ease shipping congestion during challenging times, Gulftainer COO tells industry leaders

Sharjah, United Arab Emirates: Relentless port congestion and rising freight costs are impacting heavily on global supply chains, with major disruption encountered in sectors such as fast-moving consumer goods, pharmaceutical and agricultural exports. The focus on larger container vessels serving a dwindling number of mega ports has limited the choices of shippers and receivers and created a rush to ship through traditional major gateway ports, leading to backlogs and displaced containers. “There needs to be an effort to de-centralize cargo movement or at least reconsider the speed with which industry…

fight against climate change

مكافحة تغير المناخ عن طريق إعادة الاستخدام وإعادة التدوير

Reusing and recycling; individual and collective actions in the fight against climate change Ahead of COP26, representatives from Saudi Arabia and the UK government discussed climate change issues yesterday in an online roundtable hosted by the British Embassy in Riyadh Climate change is the biggest and most urgent challenge of our time. During a live forum hosted yesterday by the British Embassy in Riyadh, experts from private and public sectors and civil society discussed the challenge, strategies and actions that need to be taken, with a particular focus on plastic…

UAE’s ‘Rubber World Industry’ Launches Dh90 Million Eco-friendly HVAC

شركة رابر وورلد للصناعة تعمل في مجال تصنيع وتوريد منتجات التدفئة والتهوية

UAE’s ‘Rubber World Industry’ Launches Dh90 Million Eco-friendly HVAC, MEP production unit M/s Rubber World Industry, 28 years leadling manufacturer and supplier of the HVAC and MEP products and accessories in the UAE, today launched ‘United Air-Conditioning’, a specialized company with an investment of Dh90 Million ($25 Million) into a production plant in Al Jurf industrial area, Ajman, to meet the growing demand of its environmentally friendly products. The new manufacturing unit, spanning over 10,000 m2 area, is part of the company’s expansion plans backed by the rising demand for…

Make Mother’s Day Magical with the Gift of LOOTAH Perfumes

Make Mother’s Day Magical with the Gift of LOOTAH Perfumes

Give the wonderful woman in your life the gift she deserves from LOOTAH’s extensive array of amazing fragrances this Mother’s Day, the 21st of March. You can also look forward to receiving an extra-special LOOTAH gift when you spend AED 800 at your local LOOTAH store throughout the month of March. LOOTAH is set to launch its exclusive Makhmariah fragrant oil very soon, an enduring fragrance applied to the hair and body, first discovered 100 years ago. We are only a few days away from a very special occasion, an…

Provence (South of France region) is boosting efforts

منطقة البروفانس (جنوب فرنسا) تعزز جهودها لتطوير التعاون الثنائي

Provence (South of France region) is boosting efforts to develop bilateral cooperation with economic stakeholders in the Middle East Part of the economic dialogue between France and the United Arab Emirates Keynote speech from Port of Marseille-Fos during the UAE-France Business days  As part of the UAE-France Business Days that will be held from 22 to 24 March to strengthen trade links between the United Arab Emirates and France, Aix-Marseille-Provence – the #2 French metro area – will promote its advantages to economic stakeholders in the Middle East. In the…

Government and private sector entities must provide support

مبادرة “قوة التمكين” لدعم التوازن بين الجنسين في القطاع البحري

Effat Mostafa: Government and private sector entities must provide support to achieve gender parity in the maritime sector On the occasion of International Women’s Day, in line with numerous efforts, IMO and WISTA International’s Focus Group Africa organized at the Women in Leadership; Effective Mentoring in Shipping webinar. As part of an esteemed panel, Effat Mostafa, Executive Director at Tactics Creative Communication, Managing Editor of Marasi News and Communications Head of AWIMA shed light on various aspects concerning the role of women in the industry. She also launched the ‘Power…

Dolphin Marine Group successfully expands in Djibouti despite the pandemic

مجموعة “دولفين مارين” تتوسع في جيبوتي رغم تحديات الجائحة

Specialising in maritime safety, the company will leverage its expertise in the field to provide world-class inspection, repair and maintenance services of boat appliances and equipment  Dolphin Marine Group, a leader in maritime safety equipment and services, has opened its new office in Djibouti, after successfully capturing markets in Egypt and Dubai. This move was made despite the COVID-19 pandemic that impacted the global marine industry and led to an economic downturn. The new office in Djibouti will be a one-stop-shop, providing an array of safety and inspection services. The…

Oetker Collection partners with Reuben Brothers  to open First Italian Masterpiece Hotel

Oetker Collection partners with Reuben Brothers

Hotel La Palma, Capri Capri’s first hotel, built in 1822, is to be transformed by Oetker Collection and owners, Reuben Brothers, into an elegant and exclusive 50-room-and-suite property. Located mere steps from the famous Piazzetta, it will comprise a rooftop restaurant and bar, its own beach club, a newly built pool deck, a spa and high-fashion boutiques. Hotel La Palma will be Oetker Collection’s reimagined incarnation of Capri’s original hotel that has long hosted a collective of notable artists, poets, writers and musicians from all over the world, and once…

Dolphin Marine Group successfully expands in Djibouti despite the pandemic

Dolphin Marine Group successfully expands in Djibouti

Specialising in maritime safety, the company will leverage its expertise in the field to provide world-class inspection, repair and maintenance services of boat appliances and equipment  Dolphin Marine Group, a leader in maritime safety equipment and services, has opened its new office in Djibouti, after successfully capturing markets in Egypt and Dubai. This move was made despite the COVID-19 pandemic that impacted the global marine industry and led to an economic downturn. The new office in Djibouti will be a one-stop-shop, providing an array of safety and inspection services. The…

Exclusive Fragrant Oil Passed Down Through Generations for 100 Years

Introducing Makhmariah by LOOTAH: LOOTAH is set to launch its exclusive Makhmariah fragrant oil – an enduring fragrance applied to the hair and body, first discovered 100 years ago – in early March. Makhmariah is a precious scented treasure, and only a very limited number of bottles, each with its own unique serial number, will be made available to buy for AED 4,000. Carefully placed in a beautifully crafted, magenta-and-gold-patterned velvet box, Makhmariah is available in-store and online at com, while stocks last. Dubai (March 2021): LOOTAH, the UAE’s leading…