Thursday, May 19, 2022

Digitalization in Shipping

Digital innovations to spur transformation of maritime and logistics sectors

Singapore is at the forefront of digital technologies and infrastructure in the shipping industry that will help to improve efficiency and productivity.


Nov 14, 2018

Transport | Asia-Pacific | Singapore

Shipping, Singapore

Embracing disruption in shipping

Singapore firms are adopting Industry 4.0 technologies to bring the centuries-old shipping sector into the 21st century.


Nov 12, 2018

Transport | Asia-Pacific | Singapore

Thai Airways

Thailand 4.0 lays new runway for take off of aviation industry

Photo: Anna Zvereva

Thailand has high hopes to become the premier tourism and business destination in the fast-growing ASEAN region. The government’s strategy, “Thailand... Mar 21, 2018

Tourism & Culture | Transport | Asia-Pacific | Thailand

Reinvigorating Infrastructure

$33.2 billion for transport infrastructure through 2019

Minister of Transport Guillermo Dietrich and President of Argentine Freight Trains Ezequiel Lemos oversee the arrival of new locomotives for the reactivated Belgrano Freight Line

The new National Transport Plan aims to close Argentina’s infrastructure gap to make the economy regionally and globally competitive.

Aug 09, 2017

Transport | South America | Argentina

Japanese Innovation

The best connectivity in the world

Japan has built an ultra-efficient transport system, where the train reigns supreme. By further enhancing both internal and regional connectivity, the... May 31, 2017

Transport | Asia-Pacific | Japan

Port Expansion in Côte d’Ivoire

Four-fold capacity increase and international collaborations raise Abidjan Port’s competitiveness

Photo: Romain Seaf

Four-fold capacity increase and international collaborations raise Abidjan Port’s competitiveness

May 26, 2017

Transport | Africa | Ivory Coast

Connectivity in Seychelles

New codeshare flights put Seychelles within easier reach of U.S.

Codeshare agreement with Etihad connects six major American cities with the Indian Ocean nation via Abu Dhabi, enhancing the potential for trade and... Nov 03, 2016

Transport | Africa | Seychelles

Interconnected DRC

Transport and infrastructure, drivers of growth and connectivity

One of the 38 acquired new wagons

The government is working on five transportation modes: sea, lake and river, rail, road and air. Through interconnection, DRC aims to establish a unified... Oct 10, 2016

Infrastructure | Transport | Africa | Democratic Republic of Congo

Major investment in infrastructure unlocks strategic connectivity

Home to the largest and most advanced railway company in Europe, and with sea and land borders which connect the MENA, Mediterranean and northern European... Oct 06, 2016

Infrastructure | Transport | Europe | Italy

Road Safety & Data Transfer

Qatar University team pioneers connected vehicles technology

QMIC Connected Vehicles Program Product Manager and R&D expert Dr Hamid Menouar, left, and Research Associate Mohamed Ben Brahim, right

Innovative research projects conducted by a team of researchers at Qatar University Qatar Mobility Innovations Center (QU-QMIC) have developed state-of-the-art... Apr 19, 2016

Transport | Middle East | Qatar

Qatar 2030

Infrastructure and transport developments drive Qatar towards 2030 goal

As well as one the most modern airports, Qatar Airways also operates one of the youngest fleets in the sky

With around £130 billion slated to be spent on infrastructure projects over the next few years, such developments are not only to help prepare... Apr 08, 2016

Infrastructure | Transport | Middle East | Qatar

The new Doha port

$7.5 billion Doha port to cement position as global trade and logistics hub

Set for completion by 2020, the new Doha port will propel the shipping sector forward, double GDP, and consolidate the country’s emergence as... Apr 02, 2016

Infrastructure | Transport | Middle East | Qatar

EGYPTAIR: Soaring to new heights

Capt. Ahmed Adel
CEO & Chairman, EGYPTAIR

The Worldfolio sits down with Capt. Ahmed Adel, who gives his insight into the future of... Jul 02, 2019

AIG: Reaching new heights of success

Kjeld Binger
Chief Executive Officer of AIG

The Worldfolio speaks with Kjeld Binger about AIG’s operations and the new terminal... Jun 11, 2019

Paving the way to prosperity

H.E. Eng. Anmar Al - Khasawneh
Minister of Transport of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan

In this interview, H.E. Eng. Anmar Al-Khasawneh, Minister of Transport of Jordan, discusses... Jun 04, 2019

Aqaba Container Terminal: facilitating regional development

Steven Yoogalingam
CEO of Aqaba Container Terminal

The Aqaba Container Terminal (ACT) Pvt. Co. has grown into one of the leading container... Jun 04, 2019

‘Come to Jordan: you will see that it is much better than expected’

Sheldon Fink
CEO of PBI Aqaba

With its strategic geographic location, major seaport, an international airport, and developed... May 23, 2019

Helping Asia advance at bullet speed

Naoto Miyashita
President and Representative Director of J-TREC (JAPAN TRANSPORT ENGINEERING COMPANY)

In this interview with The Worldfolio, Naoto Miyashita discusses how Japan will expand exports... Feb 28, 2019

Singapore Airlines Flying into the Future

Goh Choon Phong
CEO of Singapore Airlines

Singapore Airlines (SIA) has long been the gold standard which other carriers have struggled... Oct 30, 2018

“Sky’s the limit for ASEAN” says airport chief

Lee Seow Hiang
Changi Airport Group CEO

In an interview with Worldfolio, Changi Airport Group CEO Lee Seow Hiang discusses the potential... Oct 17, 2018

Thailand aims to become aviation hub for high-flying Asia-Pacific region

Mrs. Usanee Sangsingkeo
Acting President of Thai Airways

Mrs. Usanee Sangsingkeo, Acting President of Thai Airways, discusses the phenomenal growth... Mar 20, 2018

Bahrain Airport Company undergoing a $1.1bn expansion project

Mohamed Yousif Al-Binfalah
Chief Executive Officer Bahrain Airport Company

In this interview with The Worldfolio, Mr. Mohamed Yousif Al-Binfalah, CEO of Bahrain Airport... Apr 19, 2017

Argentine Flag Carrier’s Market Opens to Competition

Mario Dell’Acqua
President of Aerolíneas Argentinas

The Macri government came to power promising a cleanup in state institutions, including... Apr 12, 2017

How to reach the major tourists spots from Kansai International Airport

Teruhiko Achikita
President & CEO of Nankai Electric Railway Co., Ltd

With over 50% of all Japan’s national treasures, the Kansai area is increasing the... Mar 10, 2017

Gulf Air undergoes major expansion plan

Maher Salman Al Musallam

Bahrain is located in the heart of the GCC, a country with a rich aviation history and a... Feb 10, 2017

Shinkansen: the backbone of the Japanese economy

Koei Tsuge
President of Central Japan Railway Company

An outstanding safety, reliability and performance record has made Japan’s high-speed... Dec 13, 2016

Innovative rail group keeps growth on track

Masaki Ogata
Vice Chairman of the East Japan Railway Company

Focused on innovation, energy efficiency, ICT, speed and above all safety in Japan’s... Dec 13, 2016

Kamigumi’s smart terminals heading Stateside

Masami Kubo
Chairman & Representative Director, CEO, and Chairman of the Board of Kamigumi Co., Ltd.

Integrated logistics service provider Kamigumi’s investment in smart terminals paid... Oct 14, 2016

Partnerships & technology strengthen shipshape logistics network

Hiromi Yamashiro
Chairman of RKK Line

Using state-of-the-art roll-on roll-off (RORO) ships, RKK Line capitalizes on its location... Sep 28, 2016

Tobu puts transport & tourism on right track

Yoshizumi Nezu
President of Tobu Railway Co., Ltd.

Connecting locals and foreigners with Japan’s modern and ancient landmarks and cultural... Sep 20, 2016

Center of Excellence closes air skills gap

Patrick Nkulikiyimfura
Managing Director at Akagera Aviation

Akagera Aviation is creating a Center of Excellence in Aviation that will train not only... Sep 08, 2016

Rwandan connectivity gains a lift up

Jean Paul Nyirubutama
Deputy CEO of RwandAir

National flag carrier RwandAir is enabling the country’s aspiring pilots, engineers... Sep 06, 2016

Unlocking potential

Silvestre Ilunga Ilukamba
General Manager of the National Railway Company of Congo (SNCC)

GM Silvestre Ilunga Ilukamba gives us a fantastic radiography of DRC’s needs and opportunities... Aug 26, 2016


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Ultimate Developers Limited

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Qatar Petroleum (QP)

Our mission is to ensure the State gets maximum benefit...

Turkish Airlines

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