Trade & Logistics News

World’s 1st Smart Retail Hub Launched in Dubai

harebnbuttiEconomic Zones World, or EZW, and Dubai Customs, along with key founding partners on Monday launched the world’s first purpose-built smart retail hub called “matajircom”, and the initiative is expected to herald paradigm shift in the region’s e-commerce landscape.

Read more...

BIMCO Chooses Dubai

BIMCO20bigThe highly influential and largest private international shipping association Baltic and International Maritime Council (BIMCO) has chosen Dubai as the venue for its Annual Conference and Awards this year, to be held on the 29 April 2014.

Read more...

Dubai's EZW plans to develop two Halal Zones

halal foodDubai's Economic Zones World (EZW) has revealed plans to develop two Halal Zones, specifically designed to cater to the regional and international Halal Product markets.EZW said it has allocated infrastructure-ready plots of land for Halal Zones in Jafza and TechnoPark.

Read more...

DP World pioneers world’s largest semi-automated facility

dpworldsultanDP World’s Jebel Ali Container Terminal 3 (T3), inaugurated yesterday by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, is set to be the world’s largest semi-automated facility.

Read more...

Dubai's Drydocks World inks $730m North Sea rig deal

drydocksDrydocks World, the Dubai-based group which has undergone a multi-billion-dollar debt restructuring, said on Monday it had been commissioned to construct the largest rig ever built for the North Sea in a deal worth $730 million.

Read more...

US-EU alliance could benefit Dubai trade: Dubai Chamber

useufreetradeThe Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) between the United States and the European Union could be an added value to Dubai trade by expanding the scope and business potential with new markets, according to a study developed by Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

Read more...