Maritime

China sued again by Dubai based firm over Djibouti Port

China sued again by Dubai based firm over Djibouti Port

United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) DP World Limited and its subsidiaries have taken legal action against China for building an international free zone on a terminal being disputed with Djibouti. The lawsuit
Read More
Somaliland Positive of Joining oil Producing Nations

Somaliland Positive of Joining oil Producing Nations

Somaliland is on the verge of joining the league of oil producing nations according to the country's minister for energy and minerals. Oil production, he says will turn around the economy
Read More
Berbera Port Brewing Tension Between Somaliland and Somalia

Berbera Port Brewing Tension Between Somaliland and Somalia

The expansion of the Somaliland’s port of Berbera is brewing tension between the Somaliland government and Somalia over the ownership of the territory. But Somaliland president Muse Behi Abdi maintains that
Read More
Work starts at DP World Berbera Port in Somaliland

Work starts at DP World Berbera Port in Somaliland

Construction work on the development of the multi-purpose Berbera port in the Republic of Somaliland has started with a special ground-breaking ceremony to mark the occasion. Somaliland President Muse Bihi Abdi and
Read More

The region’s leading business news channel
Our objective is to provide a comprehensive range of vital business information and a preferred platform to showcase business opportunities from across the East African region.
EAST AFRICAN BUSINESS WEEK


Delegates attend Regional Maritime Security Conference in Madagascar Regional Maritime Security Experts Hold Conference in Madagascar October 2, 2018 11:56 am - 95 percent of all trade in countries on the East, Horn and in the Southern Africa region pass through seaports […]
Djibouti’s port company British Court restrains Djibouti’s port company from terminating DP world joint venture September 7, 2018 10:15 am - The High Court of England & Wales has granted an injunction restraining Djibouti’s port company, Port de Djibouti S.A. (PDSA), […]
Hapag-Lloyd is continuing to focus on the growing market in East Africa. With annual growth rates of approximately six percent, the region tops the list on the African continent. Leading shipping company Hapag-Lloyd taps into Kenyan market August 17, 2018 11:38 am - Hapag-Lloyd is continuing to focus on the growing market in East Africa. With annual growth rates of approximately six percent, […]
Djibouti tells London Court it recognizes international rule of law Court declares Djibouti’s Seizure of Doraleh Terminal Illegal August 3, 2018 1:06 pm - Court declares Djibouti’s Seizure of Doraleh Terminal Illegal: An Arbitral Tribunal of the London Court of International Arbitration (“LCIA”) has […]
PUBLIC NOTICE June 8, 2018 4:49 pm - Systems Downtime Notice 10-06-2018
Uganda transit cargo through Mombasa Port increased by half a million tons in 2017 June 6, 2018 3:50 pm - BY PAUL TENTENA KAMPALA, UGANDA- Uganda still remains the predominant transit destination through Mombasa Port, with a total transit traffic […]