Merry Christmas & Happy New Year

by Directory Info on 12-24-2018 04:01PM in NEWS

UAE Ports & Shipping Directory Wish you a Merry Christmas & Happy New Year 2019

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Finance conference speakers take a more optimistic view of shipping market trends

by Directory Info on 11-08-2018 03:43PM in NEWS

Abu Dhabi, 8th November 2018: The fourth Maritime Standard Ship Finance and Trade Conference, held at Abu Dhabi’s Sheraton Hotel and Resort, was in many ways very different from the preceding three events in this increasingly popular series. While in other years the sense of challenge and adversity was dominant, this year speakers at the one-day conference were generally much more optimistic and upbeat about market prospects, although a number of potential hazards on the road to full recovery were also much in evidence.

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Maritime Standard Awards recognises industry achievements

by Directory Info on 10-18-2018 01:07PM in NEWS

The fifth annual The Maritime Standard Awards, held on Monday 15th October at the iconic Atlantis Ballroom, on The Palm, was an impressive occasion that demonstrated once again why it is widely considered to be the leading regional awards ceremony for the maritime industry. Hosted by top BBC journalist, Tim Willcox, the Awards were attended by a high-level audience comprising more than 700 executives in shipping, ports, shipbuilding and repair and related sectors, from almost 70 different countries.

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Record numbers attend TMS Tanker Conference

by Directory Info on 10-18-2018 12:49PM in NEWS

The decision to move this year’s TMS Tanker Conference to The Atlantis Dubai payed off in a big way, with a more than 90% increase the number of attendees in the ballroom. The one-day event, held on Tuesday 16th October, attracted over 220 delegates, a record-breaking number.

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Top BBC TV Journalist to host TMS Awards

by Directory Info on 10-10-2018 06:02PM in NEWS

This year’s The Maritime Standard Awards will have top BBC TV journalist Tim Willcox as Master of Ceremonies. The Awards, which take place at Atlantis The Palm, Dubai on Monday October 15th, are one of the most prestigious and glittering occasions in the global maritime industry calendar.

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Intertanko chairman confirmed to speak at Dubai tanker conference

by Directory Info on 10-02-2018 07:57AM in NEWS

One of the main attractions at this year’s TMS Tanker Conference, which takes place on October 15th at Atlantis, the Palm, Dubai, is the keynote speech of the influential Greek shipowner and chairman of Intertanko, Nikolas Tsakos. Mr Tsakos has been chairman of this important organisation which now has more than 200 members, who between them own more than 4000 tankers totalling 353 million dwt, since 2014.

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The Maritime Standard reveals finalists for 2018 Awards

by Directory Info on 10-02-2018 07:55AM in NEWS

Dubai, 17th September 2018: The full list of finalists for the fifth annual The Maritime Standard Awards, to be held on Monday, 15th October 2018, at the Atlantis, the Palm, Dubai, has been announced. Around 800 high level executives from the worlds of shipping, ports, shipbuilding and repair and other maritime sectors will attend the event, along with leading figures from governmental agencies and international industry bodies, to witness the presentation of these prestigious awards.

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The right crane in just a few clicks: Crane Advisor makes it easy to search

by Directory Info on 08-17-2018 06:47PM in NEWS

The right crane in just a few clicks:Crane Advisor makes it easy to search/ins Konecranes introduced the new advice tool Crane Advisor in English in the United Kingdom – and launched its STORE in additional countriesWith the Crane Advisor, Konecranes offers a comfortable way to search for the [...]

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TMS Awards 2018 secures royal patronage

by Directory Info on 08-08-2018 12:32AM in NEWS

Dubai, 1st August 2018: For the fifth year in a row The Maritime Standard (TMS) has secured the royal patronage of His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President, Dubai Civil Aviation Authority and Chairman and Chief Executive, Emirates Airline and Group.

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TMS celebrates its 100th edition

by Directory Info on 07-17-2018 05:39PM in NEWS

Dubai, UAE, 17th July 2018: The Maritime Standard published on July 15th this year is the 100th edition of the online newsletter. The first issue was published in June 2014, and from the beginning TMS set out to meet the shipping industry’s need for fast, accurate information about developments in ports and shipping related businesses in the Middle East and the Indian Subcontinent.

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