• DP World H1 revenue surges 14.4pc to $2.62bn

    DP World, one of the world's largest port operators, has recorded a 14.4 per cent growth in its revenue for the first half which rose to $2.62 billion, ably supported by volume growth across all three regions and impact of new acquisitions.

  • Seminar highlights sustainable supply chain management

    The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry recently hosted an informative seminar to highlight the best practices and projects which have helped its Sustainability Network reduce environmental impact and business costs.

  • Damen Shipyards Galati holds anniversary celebration

    Damen Shipyards Galati, the largest of the Dutch group's 32 shipyards, repair yards and related companies worldwide, held a grand ceremony to mark the anniversary celebrations of Ziua Navalistului – Shipbuilder’s Day.

  • Pirelli signs deal with Luna Rossa

    Italy-based Pirelli, a leading global tyre manufacturer, has signed an agreement with Luna Rossa Challenge for the constitution of a partnership aimed at the development of a multi-year project.

  • Microsoft launches new app for businesses in Saudi Arabia

    Microsoft has announced the launch of its new mobile app, Kaizala Pro, for businesses in Saudi Arabia which is mainly designed for large group communication, workflow management, reporting and analytics and in integration with Office 365.

  • Oman's OFCC opens chemical plant after expansion

    Oman Formaldehyde Chemical Company (OFCC), a key producer of formaldehyde and urea formaldehyde in the sultanate, has announced the opening of its plant in the Sohar Industrial Port area following its recent expansion, said a report.

  • Sohar Aluminium in deal to set up $100m Oman plant

    Leading Omani industrial group Sohar Aluminium said it has partnered with Synergies Castings, a leading Indian manufacturer of aluminium alloy wheels, to set up a new $100 million manufacturing plant in the sultanate.

  • RSA inks deal with top UAE 3D printing group

    RSA Global, a leading third-party logistics provider, has joined forces with UAE-based Immensa Technology Labs, a leading additive manufacturing (AM or 3D printing) company, for the successful deployment of its virtual warehousing solution.

  • Alstom wins big French transport contract

    Alstom, a global technology leader, said it has been awarded a contract to supply 5 additional Citadis trams to France's Bordeaux Metropole for a total amount of €14 million ($15.8 million).

  • Eaton explores ways to ease evacuation of high-risk towers

    Eaton, a global technology leader in power management solutions, is exploring ways to improve the evacuation of high-risk buildings with the introduction of cutting-edge technology and adaptive evacuation systems in commercial buildings.

  • Rapid Access to roll out new brand identity

    Rapid Access, a leading provider of powered access solutions in the Middle East for more than 20 years, is rolling out a new brand identity following its acquisition by France-based Loxam Group last year, said a top official.

  • New orders drive Dubai non-oil sector output in July

    Dubai’s non-oil private sector recorded continued improvement during July, stimulated by a further expansion in new orders, while business confidence remained strongly positive, according to the latest Emirates NBD Dubai Economy Tracker.

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DP World H1 revenue surges 14.4pc to $2.62bn

DP World, one of the world's largest port operators, has recorded a 14.4 per cent growth in its revenue for the first half which rose to $2.62 billion, ably supported by volume growth across all three regions and impact of new acquisitions....

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