Workers evacuate Kenya port site after raid on US base

More than 2,000 workers have evacuated the China Communication Construction Company (CCCC)-operated Lamu port construction site after the Salafi al-Shabaab militant group overran a nearby US-Kenyan military base.  CCCC instructed workers to down tools and steer […]

Reviving Angola’s ports

With the economy of Angola stabilising after the end of a long-lasting civil war, port development comes into focus Angola might still be recovering from the wounds inflicted on its economy by a 27-year civil […]

Dried out: African port investment

The appetite for growth in Africa’s port landscape is dampened by a lack of financing options The total value of goods and services produced in Africa is set to increase by 4% this year and […]

Delays hurt Sri Lanka’s port plans

Political power plays add to the delay of Sri Lanka’s East Container Terminal, resulting in a capacity crunch at Columbo port One of the most significant happenings in the ports scene on the Indian subcontinent […]

African ports expand further into the sea

With the African continent’s ports growing, so are concerns regarding the environmental impact of port expansions The United Nations (UN) predicts a 3.4% economic growth for Africa in 2019, up from the 3.2% posted last […]