Fujairah Joins Advanced Trade and Logistics Platform ATLP Aims to Digitally Facilitate Trade across Sea, Air, Land, Industrial and Free Zones in Abu Dhabi and BeyondAugust 31, 2021
Maqta Gateway, the digital arm of Abu Dhabi Ports, today announced the inclusion of the Fujairah’s trade and logistics ecosystem within the Advanced Trade and Logistics Platform (ATLP).
The Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADDED) and Maqta Gateway, the digital arm of Abu Dhabi Ports, part of ADQ, one of the region’s largest holding companies with a broad portfolio of major enterprises spanning key sectors of Abu Dhabi’s diversified economy, have announced the incorporation of Abu Dhabi Export Gateway as part of the Advanced Trade and Logistics Platform (ATLP).
Designed to serve as a digital online repository for trade information, Abu Dhabi Export Gateway will collect, compile, and data-mine target markets and industry intelligence for insights that will enable Abu Dhabi-based exporters to identify and target new business opportunities overseas.
Hope Consortium ushers in the age of blockchain to ensure safety and integrity of the global COVID-19 vaccine supply chainsFebruary 24, 2021
Hope Consortium, an Abu Dhabi-led public-private partnership delivering large quantities of COVID-19 vaccines globally, is utilizing internally developed “mUnity” system to ensure full visibility, safety and security, and tamper-proof distribution of the COVID-19 vaccines, despite the complexities of their transportation.Developed by Maqta Gateway, Abu Dhabi Ports’ digital technologies subsidiary and a founding member of the Hope Consortium, mUnity is a proprietary custom-built digital system that employs blockchain technology that is being used to track and trace COVID-19 vaccine sourcing, storage, shipment and all related data in real-time at every step of the vaccine journey.
Abu Dhabi ranks 9th globally and 2nd regionally in the economic performance index of the IMD World Competitiveness Yearbook 2020November 25, 2020
Competing with 63 globally competitive economies in the world, the emirate of Abu Dhabi has been ranked 9th globally and 2nd regionally in ‘Economic Performance’ and 12th for ‘Government Efficiency’ indices, published in the World Competitiveness Yearbook 2020 released by the IMD in cooperation with the Competitiveness Office of Abu Dhabi (COAD) of the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADDED). The report results were shared during a workshop organized recently by COAD and IMD, presenting Abu Dhabi’s comprehensive data on competitiveness based on several criteria and various global indices.
Maqta Gateway, the digital arm of Abu Dhabi Ports, and TruKKer, the region’s first and largest digital truck booking marketplace, based in Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM), have signed an agreement to digitally transform truck logistics through Maqta Gateway’s digital logistics solution platform, MARGO.The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) enables Maqta Gateway to fully integrate MARGO with TruKKer’s expansive fleet of onboarded truck drivers and trucks situated across the Middle East.Dr Noura Al Dhaheri, Head of Digital Cluster, Abu Dhabi Ports and CEO of Maqta Gateway, said: “Abu Dhabi Ports’ partnership with the region’s leaders in logistics transport and trade innovation further accelerates our drive to transform Abu Dhabi’s broader trade and logistics landscape in line with our Government’s strategic vision.
H.H. Sheikh Khalid bin Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Member of the Abu Dhabi Executive Council, and Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Executive Office, inaugurated the Single Window of Logistics & Trade in Abu Dhabi during a visit to Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi, KIZAD, a subsidiary of Abu Dhabi Ports. The Advanced Trade & Logistics Platform, ATLP, the Single Window of trade in Abu Dhabi aims to facilitate trade through sea, land, air, industrial and free zones, in addition to enhancing customer and stakeholder experience within the trade and logistics sectors. The Single Window of trade in Abu Dhabi is developed and operated by Maqta Gateway, Abu Dhabi Ports’ subsidiary, and under the supervision of the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development.