Port Rashid

Type: Organization
Name: Port Rashid
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Inside Dubai’s toughest prison

Source: Supplied “I’LL write one day about all the different things I’ve seen, had to endure, had to fight against or fend off.” This is what Australian accountant Marcus Lee wrote to his wife Julie in 2009, almost five months in to his time at Central ... [Published NEWS.com.au - Aug 20 2014]
Entities: Dubai, Prison, Port Rashid
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Sydney businessman reveals his five-year Dubai prison nightmare

| Updated: 23:42 EST, 19 August 2014In 2006, Marcus Lee was offered a job in Dubai, working for one of the country's largest property developers. He and his wife Julie, both accountants from Sydney, decided to take a chance on the offer and made the ... [Published Mail Online UK - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Shifting sands

Dubai was a golden opportunity for Marcus and Julie Lee. It was the dizzying rise of Dubai real estate that drew Marcus in 2006 to become head of commercial operations at Waterfront, a colossal project by the state-owned developer Nakheel.It was to be ... [Published Brisbane Times - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

32 Indian sailors stranded on two ships off Dubai coast amid pay row

–Thirty-two sailors on two Indian tankers have been stranded off Dubai's coast for eight months because of delays in paying their wages.The conflict between the sailors on the Maharshi Bhavatreya and the Maharshi Devatreya and the ships' owners, Varun ... [Published Yahoo! Maktoob News - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 10 2014 - Updated Aug 10 2014 - 1 reports

Dubai Customs delivers 4.5m transactions in H1, up 10%

The total number of transactions performed by Dubai Customs during the first half of 2014 grew 10 per cent to 4.5 million transactions compared to 4.1 million in the same period last year.“The growth in the number of delivered transactions echoes nation’s ... [Published Emirates247 - Aug 10 2014]
First reported Aug 09 2014 - Updated Aug 09 2014 - 1 reports

Dubai Customs delivers 4.5 million transactions in first half of 2014, up by 10 %

: Saturday, August 09 - 2014 @ 14:13The total number of transactions performed by Dubai Customs during the first half of 2014 grew 10% to 4.5 million transactions, compared to 4.1 million in the same period of last year.“The mounting growth in the number ... [Published AME Info - Aug 09 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

Globe Express Services’ Kuwait office reports 19.5% increase in gross revenue for H1 2014

Globe Express Services’ 2013 gross revenue up 27% amid growing UAE transport and logistics sectors : Tuesday, February 18 - 2014 @ 12:10Globe Express Services (GES), one of the world’s top 100 global logistics providers, has announced that its gross ... [Published AME Info - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

After freedom, joy of seeing streets and faces

Captain Aninda Sengupta, the Calcuttan in command of the ship stranded off the Dubai coast for a year, set foot on shore on Wednesday night after 201 days of “living like a hostage”. The 53-year-old, whose plight Metro had highlighted on June 27 (see ... [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jun 28 2014 - Updated Jun 28 2014 - 1 reports

All at sea: captain of stranded ship

A 53-year-old Calcuttan has been forced to play Captain Phillips aboard an LPG vessel stranded off the Dubai coast for nearly a year because the shipping company hasn’t been able to renew its sailing certificate. Captain Aninda Sengupta had joined the ... [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Jun 28 2014]

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"I pinch myself every day when I realise I don't have to go to court, don't have the threat of incarceration."
"No," I answered. "As I understand it, it was a premium because the other group had some kind of option or right to the plot." I explained that I didn't know any more about it because I wasn't involved in the transaction...

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Inside Dubai’s toughest prison [Published NEWS.com.au - Aug 20 2014]
Sydney businessman reveals his five-year Dubai ... [Published Mail Online UK - Aug 20 2014]
Shifting sands [Published Brisbane Times - Aug 15 2014]
32 Indian sailors stranded on two ships off Dub... [Published Yahoo! Maktoob News - Aug 13 2014]
Dubai Customs delivers 4.5m transactions in H1,... [Published Emirates247 - Aug 10 2014]
Dubai Customs delivers 4.5 million transactions... [Published AME Info - Aug 09 2014]
Globe Express Services’ Kuwait office reports 1... [Published AME Info - Jul 15 2014]
After freedom, joy of seeing streets and faces [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Jul 04 2014]
All at sea: captain of stranded ship [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Jun 28 2014]
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