ASIA TIMES 28 November 2018 by BERTIL LINTNER he African nation of Djibouti has emerged as a modern day Casablanca rife with geopolitical intrigue. A...

SHIP TECHNOLOGY 15 November 2018 by ELLIOT  GARDNER A convoluted legal battle is taking place over the Port of Doraleh in Djibouti. The country has illegally...

THE FINANCIAL GAZETTE 5 November 2018 DP World Limited handled 63.7 million TEU (twenty-foot equivalent units) across its global portfolio of container...

MODERN DIPLOMACY 5 November 2018 by ECATARINA GARCIA Chinese influence in East Africa is a topic of growing debate and concern for Western nations and...

EUREPORTER 31 October 2018 by COLIN STEVENS With China pouring ever more cash into European infrastructure, time is of the essence for the EU to finalize...

THE NATIONAL 31 October 2018 Foreign secretary Jeremy Hunt wants UK to become ‘invisible chain linking the world’s democracies’ post Brexit Mr Hunt...

THE MARITIME EXECUTIVE 11 October 2018 Groundbreaking ceremony at Berbera, October 11 (Abdirahman Muse / Twitter) Dubai-based port operator DP World has...

HANDY SHIPPING GUIDE 20 September 2018 Doraleh Facility Row Gets Ever Nastier                   DJIBOUTI – DUBAI – UK – The ongoing saga of the Doraleh Container Terminal, seized by the government of Dubai in February from the contracted operator DP World, shows no sign of relenting. Having won three successive Court...

BUSINESS INSIDER 11 September 2018 One such African country that is exhibiting all the red flag signals of going Sri Lankan and now Zambian way is Djibouti. Chinese...

HORN  OBSERVER 4 September 2018 A container truck passes the main gate of Djibouti International Free Trade Zone after an inauguration ceremony in Djibouti...