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Tuesday, 09 October 2012 17:01

DP World wins top finance award

DP WORLD’s treasury team has won the coveted Large Corporate Treasury Team of the Year Award from the London-based Association of Corporate Treasurers.

Published in Regulation and Policy

SAUDI Global Ports, a joint venture between Singapore’s PSA International and Public Investment Fund of the kingdom of Saudi Arabia, has officially launched works on a new container terminal in Dammam, Saudi Arabia.

Published in Finance Deals

Turkey’s Yildirim Group will expand fertiliser and other industrial trades as a result of the company’s 54% stake acquisition of Gemport, Alp Malazgirt, Yildirim Group CEO, told Port Finance International on Thursday.

Published in Finance Deals

IRAQ has signed a $14 million deal with a US consortium to convert Maqal, a major but neglected port in the country's southern province of Basra into a deep water facility.

Published in Finance Deals

DP WORLD has been ousted from Yemen but on ‘amicable terms’ with the company securing $27million in compensation from Yemen authorities who had urged it to leave the country, Port Finance International can reveal.

Published in Regulation and Policy
Thursday, 20 September 2012 11:27

Oman poised to open tenders for Duqm port

THE government of Oman is poised to launch tenders for works worth OMR (Omani Rial) $110m ($286m) for the construction port infrastructure at Duqm port.

Published in Finance Deals

DP WORLD has ordered 69 cranes for a new box terminal at Jebel Ali awarding multi-million dollar orders to Trans Gulf Port Cranes (TGPC) of Abu Dhabi and to Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries Co Ltd (ZPMC).

INDUSTRY sources suggest DP World is holding talks with Abu Bakr al-Qurbi, Yemens's foreign minister in a bid resolve a dispute over its terminals at Aden.

Published in Regulation and Policy

THE YILDIRIM Group in Turkey says it is close to turning a dream into a reality. Phase 2 of the Yilport Gebze expansion on the Marmara Sea, is shortly expected to receive approval from the Turkish government, the company told Port Finance International on Wednesday.

Published in Regulation and Policy

QATAR has announced an $8bn investment in the construction of an integrated industrial complex at Port Said East, at the northern entrance to the Suez Canal in Egypt.

Published in Finance Deals


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