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2 seafarers die in South Korea tanker fire

Fire engulfs vessel in UAE port

A small cargo ship carrying vehicles and tires caught fire in Sharjah’s Port Khalid, United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Wednesday. A total of 13 Indian seafarers were...

UAE releases Qatar’s military boat

UAE releases Qatar’s military boat

The UAE has freed a Qatari military boat on Monday, Emirati state news agency WAM reported. The boat, with four passengers on board, entered UAE waters on Tuesday, April...

DP World to acquire Chilean ports operator

DP World: UAE volumes drop by 8.8%

DP World has seen its home base box volumes in the UAE plunged by 8.8% year-on-year in the first quarter, dragging down its overall volumes across its global portfolio...

Ship-to-ship transfer: UAE bans two vessels from entering its waters 

Ship-to-ship transfer: UAE bans two vessels from entering its waters 

The Federal Transport Authority (FTA) of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has banned two tankers from entering its waters on the grounds of illegal ship-to-ship oil...

Damascus: UAE considers flight resumption by national carriers

Damascus: UAE considers flight resumption by national carriers

The United Arab Emirates on Sunday said it is weighing the possibility of its national carriers flying to Damascus, the Syrian capital. The country’s airlines...

UAE pushes for deeper ties with Nigeria, trade hits N1.7bn

United Arab Emirates Ambassador to Nigeria, Amb. Fahad Altaffag on Monday expressed his country’s desire to deepen investment and trade ties between both...

UAE Ambassador visits NPA Managing Director 

PHOTO: UAE Ambassador visits NPA Managing Director 

The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman (left) presents a plaque to the Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in Nigeria, Fahad...

Polish refiner receives UAE oil shipment in December

Polish refiner receives UAE oil shipment in December

Poland’s biggest oil refiner, PKN Orlen, on Tuesday said it’s expecting a shipment of 130,000 tonnes of crude oil from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) by...

UAE inks gas production sharing deal with Zanzibar

UAE inks gas production sharing deal with Zanzibar

The United Arab Emirates’ RAK Gas, has signed an oil and gas production sharing agreement with Tanzania’s semi-autonomous region of Zanzibar, the government of Ras...

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UAE passes new law to put arbitration on global map

The new UAE’s new Federal Arbitration Law passed in June is expected to help it rival London, Paris and Singapore as an international arbitral seat. Legal experts have...

Ethiopia, Djibouti seal deal to construct gas pipeline

UAE to build crude pipeline connecting Eritrea, Ethiopia

The United Arab Emirates will build an oil pipeline connecting Eritrea’s port city of Assab with Ethiopia’s capital, Addis Ababa, an Ethiopian state-affiliated...

UK releases report of ship grounding in UAE

UK releases report of ship grounding in UAE

The UK Marine Accident Investigation Branch (MAIB) has released its report into the groundings of the UK registered bulk carrier Umm Al Qaywayn in the United Arab...