Archiv: Suez Canal


25.07.2019 - 18:51 [ Bloomberg ]

Denied Iran’s Oil, Syria Has Few Options But Russia

(07.07.2019)

The Syrian government has two big oil-producing friends, Iran and Russia. With the routes from the first apparently closed, it may have to turn to the second. This presents a new host of potential risks. Impounding an Iranian ship in the Strait of Gibraltar is one thing. Stopping a Russian ship in the Aegean Sea is quite another.

08.04.2019 - 04:39 [ Arabian Industry ]

Svitzer AMEA signs 10 year agreement with Suez Canal Port Authority

This new agreement with Suez Canal Authorities reflects Svitzer’s Staying Ahead and One Maersk strategies to strengthen the Global Ownership Advantage in a regional context, the company said.

04.11.2018 - 19:00 [ Sputnik ]

Russia, India, Iran to Discuss New Transport Route That Could Replace Suez Canal

Earlier, Indian Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu called for the International North-South Transport Corridor (INSTC) to be put into operation „as early as possible.“ The INSTC’s estimated operational capacity is up to 30 million metric tons of goods per year.

15.05.2018 - 01:25 [ Fort Russ ]

Will Russia’s pivot to Africa from Egypt succeed?

Trade between Russia and Egypt, which has increased in recent years, will soon receive yet another major boost: the two countries are preparing to sign a bilateral agreement on the creation of a Russian industrial zone in the Egyptian city of Port Said, located on the Suez Canal.