http://www.logupdateafrica.com - Aviation - Ethiopian Airlines has signed a firm purchase agreement for five additional Bombardier Q400 turboprop aircraft. The deal value is estimated to be S$162 million.
http://www.logupdateafrica.com - Shipping - Dubai-based DP World and Abu Dhabi’s renewable energy company Masdar, have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for clean energy solutions for DP World’s ports and free zones in the Middle East and Africa.
http://www.logupdateafrica.com - Aviation - The Abu Dhabi-headquartered Etihad Airways, and China Southern Airlines, Asia’s largest airline, have announced a new codeshare partnership effective from 22 June 2017.
http://www.logupdateafrica.com - Shipping - Djibouti has opened the new $64 million Port, Port of Ghoubet. This is the third of the four ports designed to boost the tiny Horn of Africa nation's position as a trading hub.
http://www.logupdateafrica.com - Aviation - Rolls-Royce has won a major order from Ethiopian Airlines to provide Trent XWB engines for ten new Airbus A350-900 aircraft with TotalCare® service support.
http://www.logupdateafrica.com - Supply Chain - Etihad Airways Engineering has signed a Letter of Intent with DHL Supply Chain to outsource its entire internal logistics functions. DHL Supply Chain will manage stores, local transport movements and associated supply chain planning at the Etihad Airways Engineering hub at Abu Dhabi International Airport.
http://www.logupdateafrica.com - Shipping - The second-generation Maersk Triple-E vessels made a visit to APM Terminals Rotterdam on its maiden journey to Far East-Europe.
http://www.logupdateafrica.com - Aviation - The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has released new data showing that the air transport sector in Kenya supports some 620,000 jobs including tourism-related employment while contributing $3.2 billion or 5.1 percent of the East African nation’s GDP.