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During 1967, the six-day war in the Middle East resulted in the temporary closure of the Suez Canal, forcing maritime traffic sailing between the near East and Europe as well as America to divert via Cape Town, South Africa. There are two narrow navigation channels between the Indian Ocean and ...
CAIRO – 29 March 2018: Suez Canal ports reopened and maritime activities were resumed on Thursday after the weather conditions improved. Hesham Abo sena, chairman of the Red Sea Ports Authority ordered the heads of ports to follow up with the Meteorological Authority in order to maintain the ...

CAIRO – 25 March 2018: Suez Canal revenues marked an increase of 15 percent, or $116 million, during the first two months of 2018, according to Chairman ... The Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics said earlier that the revenues of Suez Canal reached LE 12.2 billion in the first quarter of ...
Whether the movement of creatures through the Suez Canal, called the Lessepsian migration, is good or bad has been debated from the time the waterway opened in 1869. The number of species invading the Mediterranean from the Red Sea now tops 400, scientists estimate. Some of these aliens have ...
ISLAMABAD: Rana Muhammad Afzal Khan, the state finance minister, on Wednesday said China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project would prove to be a game-changer for not only Pakistan but also the region. “If we keep due focus and work hard, we could benefit from the CPEC like Egypt did ...
CAIRO – 13 March 2018: A total of 145 ships have crossed the Suez Canal during the last three days with a load of 8.2 million tons, Chairman of Suez Canal ... Mamesh attributed the increase in the number of ships crossing the Suez Canal to the positive marketing policies followed by the authority to attract ...

Claude Mollard, general supervisor of the exhibition, said the idea had been raised since the visit of former French president Francois Hollande to Egypt in August 2015 to participate in the opening ceremony of the new Suez Canal. The exhibition coincides with the approaching 150 anniversary of the ...
The Egyptian government approved the creation of a Russian industrial zone in Port Said, situated near the Suez Canal on March 7, MENA news agency reports. The total amount of investment in the project is expected to reach $7 billion. During the early stages of discussions on the project between the ...
Egypt gave a warm welcome to Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Monday during a visit to the Suez Canal on the second day of his three-day trip. Posters featuring Salman alongside President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi lined major roads in central Cairo, where Salman will later visit the main ...
Cairo: Egypt is giving a warm welcome to Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman, who is visiting the Suez Canal on the second of his three-day visit to the Arab world's most populous country. Posters featuring Prince Mohammad's face alongside that of President Abdul Fattah Al Sissi are lining the ...
CAIRO (AP) — Egypt gave a warm welcome to Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Monday, with military fanfare and a trip to the Suez Canal meant to underline a growing strategic partnership. It is the first trip abroad for the 32-year-old Salman since he became heir to the Saudi throne, ...
Egyptian President Abdul Fattah Al Sissi accompanied Prince Mohammad on a voyage of the expanded Suez Canal. The new waterway, inaugurated in 2015, is 72km long. It was built in one year to allow two-way traffic on the Suez Canal and cut the waiting time for ships passing through the vital waterway ...
Mamish stated the importance of Suez Canal for Egypt during his speech during the visit of President abdel Fatah al-Sisi and Saudi Crown Prince Mohamed bin Salman. About 18,000 ... Mamish added that the integration between Suez Canal and Neom will be the direction of trade from all over the world.
Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Salman, deputy premier and minister of defense, and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi visit Suez Canal ... At a ceremony held on the occasion, Sisi and the Crown Prince listened to a presentation on the Suez Canal Economic Zone, which aims to transform Egypt into a ...
CAIRO – 5 March 2018: Chairman of Armed Forces Engineering Authority Kamel al-Wazir said that Suez Canal tunnels shortened the transit time of the ... during the visit of President Abdel Fatah el-Sisi and Saudi Crown Prince Mohamed bin Salman to Ismailia to check national projects at Suez Canal.
Dubai: Dubai-based ports operator DP World has inked an agreement with the Suez Canal Authority and the Suez Canal Economic Zone (SCZone) to launch the first phase of an integrated industrial and residential zone in Sokhna, Egypt, it said on Tuesday. Signed in Dubai, the framework agreement ...
In line with the Suez Canal Authority flexible policy and in continuation of its role in servicing the international trade as well as encouraging mutual trade between ... a) Ports West of Indian subcontinent starting from Karachi up to Cochin port; shall be granted a reduction of 20% of Suez Canal normal tolls.

An agreement to implement the first phase of development of an integrated industrial and residential zone in Sokhna, Egypt, has been signed in Dubai today between DP World, the Suez Canal Authority and the Suez Canal Economic Zone (SCZone). The framework agreement, which establishes a clear timetable of actions ...
SCZone and Suez Canal Authority chairman Mohab Mamish said: “Our continued partnership reflects the deep-rooted trade ties between our countries and an ongoing strategy to further the growth of both our people and economies. With DP World, Egypt will harness all available resources and capabilities ...
Chairman of the Suez Canal Authority (SCA) and the Suez Canal Economic Zone (SCZone) Mohab Mamish and the Chairman and CEO of Dubai Ports World Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem initialed on Tuesday an agreement to launch the construction of the first phase of a marine terminal in Ain Sokhna as ...
A maritime presence in the region enables access to European markets via the Suez Canal. Ethiopia is also attractive because of its low cost labor, transport links and a vast consumer market — with its population of over 100 million making it Africa's second largest. Although foreign direct investment (FDI) ...
Suez Canal Insurance wins policy bid for New El Alamein City's projects. Projects will include the implementation of infrastructure works as well as units and residential towers in the city. Image used for illustrative purposes. Container ships cross the Gulf of Suez towards the Red Sea before entering the ...
Egypt looks forward to cementing cooperation with Azerbaijan and pumping further Azerbaijani investments into the domains of major national projects, natural gas and the Suez Canal Development Corridor, said Egypt's Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry. He made the remarks during a meeting with ...
CAIRO – 22 February 2018: The Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) said in its monthly bulletin that the Restaurants and Hotels sector and the Suez Canal sector recorded the highest revenues among all sectors during the first quarter (Q1) of Fiscal year 2017/2018. The bulletin ...
Vice admiral/ Mohab Mameesh, head of Suez Canal authority announced that the Canal has witnessed crossing of 48 vessel of tonnages 3.4 million ton: ... An official report from the Suez Canal authority has announced in a statement today that north convoy has witnessed passage of 30 vessel with ...
Starting on 28 March 2018, the Arab World Institute (IMA) will recount one of the most exciting human undertakings in history: the epic of the Suez Canal. From the Pharaohs to Ferdinand de Lesseps, from Napoleon Bonaparte's plans to nationalisation under Nasser, this extraordinary 4000-year saga is ...
CAIRO - 31 January 2018: Public Enterprise Minister Khaled Badawi discussed on Wednesday with head of the Suez Canal Authority and the General Authority for Suez Canal Economic Zone (SCZone) Mohab Mamish ways of developing cooperation and increasing investments in the Suez Canal ...
Ecoslops announced that it has made further progress in its project to expand in Egypt by signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Suez Canal Economic Zone for the development of a detailed feasibility study. The potential for recovering oil residues transiting the Suez Canal is estimated ...
Ecoslops announcee that it has made further progress in its project to expand in Egypt by signing a MoU with the Suez Canal Economic Zone for the development of a detailed feasibility study. The potential for recovering oil residues transiting the Suez Canal is estimated at more than 40,000 tonnes per ...
Waste fuel from ships transiting the Suez Canal amounts to tens of thousands of metric tonnes (mt) a year, according to niche fuel oil recycler Ecoslops. And that waste product from ships offloading used oil, which is called slops, can be turned back to useable fuel oil via the company's micro-refining process ...
Based on this, and in continuation with the Letter of Intent signed in March 2017 with SSCO, a subsidiary of Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC), Ecoslops and the Suez Canal Economic Zone have decided to combine their efforts to conduct a study on the regulatory, technical, financial and ...
Egypt's Suez Canal revenues rose to $471.5-million in December from $462.7-million in November, official data showed on Wednesday. The Suez Canal authority said earlier this month that revenues rose to $5.3-billion in 2017 from $5-billion in 2016. Advertisement. The Suez Canal is the fastest shipping ...
Ships enter the Suez Canal from Port Said in the 1860s. Photo: Alinari Archives. Clearly, Wang is sensitive to criticism over the role of Beijing's loans in the crisis. In a statement the foreign ministry declared that “China had a painful experience of having its economy under the control of foreign countries …
Suez Canal tolls will also need to be paid in full and then the rebate applied for, and it will be refunded once all the documentation has been received. The SCA has already extended rebates for dry bulk vessels and VLCC tankers for 2018, and rebates for containerships until the end of June 2018. The SCA ...
Houthi fighters, backed by Iran, reportedly piloted the bomb-laden vessel from the safety of a nearby ship and set it on course to smash into a tanker in a stretch of ocean which effectively controls access to the Suez Canal. The ship was destroyed by Gulf coalition forces before it managed to reach its target, ...
Rebels in Yemen are packing boats with explosives in an attempt to shut one of the world's busiest shipping lanes and halt Saudi Arabia's military offensive against them, according to the Saudi coalition. Houthi fighters, backed by Iran, have loaded a remote-controlled vessel with bombs and set it on a ...
For dry bulk vessels trading between South African and Med ports Suez Canal discounts are also extended for 2018 for both laden and ballast voyages. There is a 40% discount for vessels heading to or coming from Iskenderun port, Turkey and ports westwards till Marmaris port, and South African ports.
The Suez Canal revenues rose 5.4 percent to hit dlrs 5.3 billion in 2017 compared with dlrs 5 billion in 2016, Chairman of the Suez Canal Authority and the Suez Canal Economic Zone (SCZone) Mohab Mamish said Thursday 04/01/2018. Receiving members of Sporting Club and the international women's ...
The Suez Canal crisis began on October 29, 1956 when Israel invaded Egypt with Britain and France following suit. This invasion came after President Nasser seized and nationalised the canal earlier in the year. It was the culmination of a situation that had been brewing for some time after the Egypt called ...
CAIRO – 24 December 2017: Revenues of the Suez Canal Authority (SCA) rose to LE 8.1 billion in November, compared to LE 6.1 billion in the corresponding ... Suez Canal revenues increased by 2.2 percent year-on-year during the first nine months of 2017, Suez Canal Authority chief Mohab Mamish said during a press ...
GAC Egypt now offers its bunker-saving HullWiper hull cleaning system to vessels berthing at ports in the Suez Canal, the company has announced. "With 60 vessels transiting the Suez Canal daily, the area represents an important market that can clearly benefit from HullWiper's globally renowned, efficient ...
Suez Canal, Egypt - GAC Egypt is now offering the pioneering HullWiper hull cleaning system to vessels berthing at ports in the Suez Canal. The eco-friendly remotely operated vehicle (ROV) has already attended its first vessel, on a crude oil tanker, adding a valuable new service to the range of ship ...
OOCL, the owner company, has built three other container vessels of the same size to transport the largest possible amount of goods in the same trip and to reduce the transportation cost, he added. In case of an emergency, a Suez Canal Authority vessel accompanied the ship on its journey through the ...
CAIRO – 16 December 2017: The pilot operation of the four Suez Canal tunnels in Ismailia and Port Said started and will launch in a matter of days, after ... Chairman of the Armed Forces' Engineering Authority Kamel el-Wazir said that the Suez Canal tunnel is the second most important project in the ...
140 years after its construction, the Suez canal remains one of the most impressive and important thoroughfares on the planet. And The Engineer announced its opening in a suitably triumphant tone. “The Suez Canal has been blessed; the Suez Canal has been opened; the Suez Canal is a constructive ...
Head of the General Authority for the Suez Canal Economic Zone (SCZone) and chairman of Suez Canal Authority (SCA) Mohab Mamish said that 59 ships crossed the Suez Canal on Tuesday ... Mamish also pointed out that 7 giant ships crossed the Suez Canal with loads of more than 150,000 tons each.
On an annualized basis, Suez Canal revenues in December rose by 13.8 percent compared to the same month a year earlier, when it reached 414.4 million ... In the whole of 2016, revenues from the Suez Canal fell 3.3 percent to $ 5.005 billion, according to Reuters calculations, compared with $ 5.175 ...
CAIRO – 25 January 2018: About 235 ships transited the Suez Canal during the past five days with a total cargo of 15.5 million tons, according to Chairman ... A detailed report issued by the Suez Canal Authority stated that about 57 ships crossed the canal on Saturday with total cargo of three million tons; ...
CAIRO — The last year seems to have been a successful one for the Suez Canal. In a statement to Youm al-Sabeh newspaper on Dec. 31, Mohab Mamish, the chairman of the Suez Canal Authority and the head of the Suez Canal Economic Zone, said the canal revenues increased by 89.9% in 2017 ...
CAIRO, Jan. 4 (Xinhua) -- The Suez Canal revenues rose 5.4 percent to hit 5.3 billion U.S. dollars in 2017 compared with 5 billion dollars in 2016, Chairman of Egypt's Suez Canal Authority Mohab Mamish said on Thursday. The 2017 statistics recorded a noticeable growth in the number of the ships and ...


 

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