News & Trends

News & Trends

  • Taking place from February 26 until March 2nd 2019, the Dubai International Boat Show partners for a second year with world-renowned beach club and hospitality brand, Nikki Beach to create an exceptio ...
  • Wally Yachts to become a part of Ferretti Group

    28 Jan 2019 Boat International
    Monaco-based builder Wally Yachts is to join the Ferretti Group's portfolio of brands.    That most eccentric, Monaco-based builder Wally Yachts is to join the Ferretti Group's portfolio of brands. Ma ...
  • Watch: Vrithink Night Out x Dubai

    27 Jan 2019 VriThink
    For the first time, VriThink's Night Out is coming to Dubai! The event will take place on the 27th of February 2019 and is hosted by the trend platform VriThink! in collaboration with Dubai  Boat Show ...
  • The Dubai Boat Show 2019 is celebrating Kuwait National Day at the Dubai Canal on 26th February 2019. To mark the celebration of this auspicious day, all Kuwaitis will be offered free registration at ...
  • As divers we are privileged enough to be able to slip under the surface of our ocean, effectively reaching 70% of the world that is closed off to non-divers. With that privilege comes a unique perspec ...
  • Superyacht - Why do we need them?

    16 Jan 2019 VriThink
    Are yachts just expensive toys or is there a deeper meaning behind these beautifully designed facades? Superyachts are one of the most complex machines on earth. They are designed, engineered and buil ...
  • We are delighted to announce the confirmation of our new speaker, Imran Ahmad for Dive MENA Expo at the Dubai International Boat Show 2019.
  • 10 Fishing Tips

    15 Jan 2019 Emirates Fishing
    Be Patient! You may not have a got a good catch on each fishing trip. Fishing teach us patience, that’s our own time we spend for ourselves and it is a pleasure we may share with friends too! The time ...

    08 Jan 2019 The World of Yachts & Boats
    Project Antares is the first of five yachts scheduled for launch in 2019 and part of a fleet of 13 yachts currently under construction at Heesen’s shipyard in Oss, The Netherlands. This significantly ...

    15 Jan 2019 The World of Yachts & Boats
    “Good Day” is a 35.5-meter displacement yacht with a fiberglass hull and carbon-fibre superstructure. Giorgio M. Cassetta, who already put his signature on the other three Mediterraneo 116’ units, des ...
  • Oceanco delivers project BRAVO

    23 Dec 2018 Oceanco
    Oceanco announced the delivery of the 109m Bravo, the first Oceanco to utilize its innovative LIFE (Lengthened, Innovative, Fuel-efficient, Eco-friendly) Design. Bravo represents a new benchmark!
  • Boating Safety Guide

    04 Jan 2018 DMCA
    To this end, this guideline has been developed by the Dubai Maritime City Authority in cooperation with the General Command of Dubai Police. Download Guide
  • Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) has announced that marine craft licences can be registered online.


  • Future Plans of the Maritime Industry

    29 Nov 2018 Middle East Yachting Conference
    This past decade has seen international and regional developments for the superyacht segment; HE Mohammed H. Alshaali, Chairman of Gulf Craft, and Dr. Mohammed Al Barwani, Chairman of Oceanco discuss ...
  • 10 Tips for Divers

    10 Jan 2019 PADI
    Becoming a scuba diver is something that is on many people’s bucket list – being able to immerse yourself in the underwater world and feel at one with the ocean’s inhabitants without the need to come ...