AllAfrica 11 June 2018 An LCIA (London Court of International Arbitration) tribunal in 2017 led by distinguished jurists Lord Leonard Hoffman and Sir...

OZY 5 June 2018 Hong Kong–based American business developer Robby Zirkelbach has set up small firms in South Sudan, Iran and North Korea. But Somalia was too risky even for the former U.S. Marine sniper with a stomach for adventurous investments, until he stumbled upon the country’s north, the self-declared Republic of Somaliland. There, he sees promise in a land shattered...

The Wall Street Journal 1 June 2018 BERBERA, Somaliland—The battle for hegemony in the Middle East is playing out at an ancient African port where traditional dhow fishing boats now share space with giant container ships loaded around the clock by men in yellow high-visibility vests. Berbera, in the breakaway republic of Somaliland, is perched on a narrow shipping lane...

East African Monitor 23 May 2018 Djibouti may not quite be the “Singapore of Africa” yet, but the Horn of Africa’s smallest country still plays an oversized role in global affairs by providing valuable real estate to foreign militaries and positioning itself as a crucial waypoint for maritime trade. A highly strategic location has helped Djiboutian president Ismail...

CP financial 7 May 2018 Terminal will remain in state hands as the Government looks for more investment. These comments were likely made as part of an...

AFRICAN ARGUMENTS 1 May 2018 Despite officially being banned from operating in Somalia this March, DP World is set to begin a project later this year...

cajnews AFRICA April 25 2018 WASHINGTON and Canberra have raised alarm over Beijing’s naval ambitions in Africa and the Pacific, with one senator warning...

Reuters March 28, 2018 Reuters Staff (Refile to clarify any “party,” not only “company” in paragraph 2) DUBAI,...

EWN 15 MARCH 2018   DUBAI – Port operator DP World said on Thursday that Djibouti’s decision to seize control of a terminal project could hurt...

a.kh: Bin SulayemALL .khaleejtimes.com Djibouti’s controversial decision to abruptly end a contract with DP World to run its Doraleh Container...