Qatar's maritime sector continued to be busy in May this year, amidst Covid-19, as more vessels called on Hamad, Doha and Al Ruwais ports and there was a double-digit monthly expansion in the handling ...
At least 28 ferry passengers were swept overboard in a powerful storm off the Solomon Islands, reports said Saturday, with the captain unaware he had lost anyone until the boat docked.
The Ministry of Transport and Communications (MoTC) has accredited the Qatar International Safety Centre (QISC) to be the first facility of its kind to provide specialised maritime training in Qatar.
The Philippines is aiming to strengthen its claims in the South China Sea by potentially building hotels for tourists on its biggest island in the disputed waterway, officials said Tuesday.
Beijing confirmed Saturday that a Chinese vessel hit a Philippine fishing boat in a collision which has increased tensions in the disputed South China Sea, but denied claims it was a ‘hit and run’.
S’hail Shipping and Maritime Services, a private joint stock company held its Annual General Meeting in Doha recently. Within a short span of time, the company has acquired five ships ranging ...
A small boat carrying migrants has capsized off Guinea-Bissau, a port official said, adding that the vessel may have had more than 60 people on board when it set off.
The labour action comes at the tail-end of Europe's summer holiday season, and extra pre-strike ferries were called into action on Sunday to move people at the last minute.
HE Jassim Seif Ahmed al-Sulaiti and Volodymyr Omelyan also held a meeting where they discussed aspects of co-operation between Qatar and Ukraine in the fields of maritime transport and ports.
Indonesia and India pledged on Wednesday to step up defence and maritime cooperation, with plans to develop a strategic Indonesian naval port in the Indian Ocean, the leaders of the two countries said after meeting in Jakarta.
Milaha, a Doha-based maritime transport and logistics conglomerate, launched a direct container feeder service between Qatar and Iraq.