Maritime Superpower China

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Maritime Superpower China In its unique position, almost at the central crossroads of some of the busiest shipping lanes of the world, and driven by its export-orientated economy, China is emerging as a world maritime superpower. Interestingly, this emergence is not only because it has over the years built what are now 5 of the […]

Bushveld Rugby Festival Player Sponsorship

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Bushveld Rugby Festival – Payer Sponsorship Port of Call are proud to announce their sponsorship of young up and coming rugby player Kalan Pearson. Kalan currently plays U10 club rugby for the Crusaders Rugby Club in in Durban North, Kwazulu Natal, South Africa. Kalan has recently been selected by  the Durban Rugby Sub Union (DSRU) […]

UAE Shipping Industry History & Development

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UAE Shipping Industry History and Development The United Arab Emirates has a long and interesting history as a maritime trading nation, going back to the early 1900s. According to an article by Arabian Supply Chain news portal on the 40 year history of  UAE Shipping Industry, Dubai was declared a free port in the early […]

Fujairah Port Development Raises The Bar

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Fujairah Port Development Fujairah Port is a relative infant in terms of global port history. Construction commenced in 1978 and operations commencing in 1983. It has since then become an important trading hub in the region, and a notable transshipment gateway for Indian Subcontinent Cargo. It is also the only multi-purpose port on the Eastern seaboard […]

Women in Business

Women in Business

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Women Business Managers & Entrepreneurs in South Africa – Simple Ideas to Get Ahead Entrepreneurship and business management come naturally to most women when it comes to running their households. They are organized, focused, schedule priorities, run household budgets, manage cashflow, manage those in their care, tend to daily crisis moments and lend an ear […]

Port Development in Nigeria

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PORT DEVELOPMENT NIGERIA A number of interesting developments are currently taking place in West Africa.  In his BA Thesis , Bernou Boermann talks about international (maritime) investments that are destined for this area. In this article we are discussing Port Development Nigeria specifically. Boermann points out that the West African market is a robust growing […]