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Egypt seeks to develop Africa through the Cairo-Cape Town road project

Egypt is set to to develop joint projects with African countries including a land road between Cairo and Cape Town. Egypt’s Minister of Transport Hisham Arafat confirmed...

Egypt inks deal with China’s port giant to build container terminal in Abu Qir...

Egypt and China's Hutchison Ports, the world's leading port investor, developer and operator, signed on Tuesday, August 6, a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to...

Indian shipping modernisation threatens Sri Lankan transhipment volumes

The modernisation of Indian ports and liberalisation of regulations could threaten the container transhipment business of Sri Lanka’s Colombo port, according to speakers at...

World’s first electric container barges to sail from European ports this summer

Dubbed the ‘Tesla of the canals’, the unmanned vessels will operate on Dutch and Belgian waterways, vastly reducing diesel vehicles and emissions The world’s first...

The first automated railway port in China

The first fully intelligent and automated international railway port in China will be built in Chengdu city, Sichuan province. The new infrastructure will be able...

Belt and Road Initiative energizes Spanish ports

Looking out of the windows of his office near the Port of Valencia, Spain, Sun Kai can clearly see the huge "arms" of bridge...

The Africa Integrated High Speed rail Network on track

The African Union‘s Development Agency has announced that the ambitious multibillion-dollar Africa Integrated High Speed rail Network is on track. Adama Deen, the head of infrastructure...

The busiest US ports by finished marble and granite import value in 2018

Maritime transport is usually prefered to carry large and heavy pieces of cargo, such as oversized units of marble and granite, on long distance...

Iran, India, Afghanistan sign transit agreement

TEHRAN: Iran, India and Afghanistan inked an agreement here Tuesday on the transit of goods via Iran's southeastern port city of Chabahar, Tehran Times reported. The...

Research: Quality of Container Shipping Service

The quality of services provided by the liner and container market has been poorer since 2016, according to the assessments importers, exporters and shippers...