FINANCIAL MAIL 6 December 2018 by MICHAEL SCHMIDT Djibouti’s seizure of an Emirati-run port suggests the tiny Horn of Africa country is looking to leverage...

PORT STRATEGY 18 November 2018 Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem: “Financial institutions are becoming increasingly cautious.” Credit: DP World International...

KITCO 18 November 2018 DUBAI (Reuters) – Global ports operator DP World DPW.DI believes international trade tensions such as those between the United States and China will make 2019 challenging but not unmanageable, its chairman said on Sunday. The Dubai government-controlled ports operator cautioned in August about geopolitical risks and changes in trade policies...

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...

STRATFOR WORLDVIEW 14 November 2018 What Happened: Two U.S. senators have sent a letter to U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo expressing their concern about Chinese involvement in Djibouti, Reuters reported Nov. 13. Specifically, both senators are worried about Djibouti’s decision to terminate DP World’s contract and nationalize the Doraleh Container Terminal,...

REUTERS 14 November 2018 by PATRICIA ZENGERLE WASHINGTON, Nov 13 (Reuters) – Two prominent U.S. senators expressed alarm on Tuesday about the military and political consequences if China gains control of a port terminal in Djibouti, and said they were concerned it could further boost Beijing’s influence in East Africa. In a letter to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo...

GLOBAL NEWS WIRE 8 November 2018 Loans from China ‘shape Djibouti’s economic development’ BEIJING, Nov. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — A senior...

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

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...