Osama Rabie

Ships transiting Suez Canal increased by 10% this year: SCA chief

Fri, 20 May 2022 - 01:00 GMT

The number of ships transiting the Suez Canal has increased by 10 percent until May this year compared to the same period last year, Suez Canal Authority Chairman Osama Rabie said.

SCA chairman discuss maritime cooperation with PTA chief

Tue, 22 Feb 2022 - 02:39 GMT

Rabie said the Suez Canal enjoys several potentials which maximize its economic role as well as the well-experienced human cadres.

Suez Canal registers new record in January at 1,774 ships with tonnage of 106.1M tons

Wed, 02 Feb 2022 - 09:48 GMT

In a statement on Tuesday, Rabie said 1,774 ships transited the waterway in the two directions in January 2022 with a tonnage of 106.1 million tons compared with 1,594 ships in the same month in 2021.

Ship that ran aground in Egypt’s Suez Canal on Thursday successfully refloated

Thu, 09 Sep 2021 - 04:34 GMT

Suez Canal Authority announced quickly refloating the CORAL CRYSTAL ship that ran aground on Thursday in the canal.

Sisi follows up on Suez Canal Authority performance, investment projects in economic zone

Mon, 23 Aug 2021 - 09:46 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi on Sunday followed up on the performance and activity of the Suez Canal Authority as well as the projects in the canal’s economic zone (SCZone) and the joint efforts to develop the canal’s economic axis.

1670 ships passed through Suez Canal in July: SCA chief

Thu, 05 Aug 2021 - 12:23 GMT

Head of the Suez Canal Authority Osama Rabie said on Wednesday that around 1670 ships have passed the Suez Canal in July.

SCA says satisfying solution on Ever Given ship that went aground in Suez Canal to be announced next week

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 - 09:26 GMT

Rabie said the solution would satisfy both parties and includes resolving the issue without going to the court in order to preserve the interests of all parties.

532 ships crossed Suez Canal since release of grounded Ever Given vessel: SCA

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 09:10 GMT

The 400-meter long Ever Given was successfully released after it has blocked hundreds of ships from crossing the narrow waterway. Around 12% of global trade passes through the Suez Canal.

SCA chief: Daily losses due to Suez Canal blockage estimated at up to $15 million

Mon, 29 Mar 2021 - 09:58 GMT

“We are working round the clock to end the traffic jam in the canal and a total of 113 vessels will cross the canal from 6:00 pm on Monday to 8:00 am on Tuesday"

Egypt’s Suez Canal Authority announces successful refloating of ‘EVER GIVEN’

Mon, 29 Mar 2021 - 08:04 GMT

Egypt’s Suez Canal Authority (SCA), announced Monday that the Panamanian container ship ‘EVER GIVEN’ has been successfully refloated.

World’s 2nd largest container ship passes through New Suez Canal: SCA

Thu, 15 Oct 2020 - 01:22 GMT

The HMM ST PETERSBURG was built earlier this year and is sailing under the flag of Panama.

Sisi urges upgrading Suez Canal’s projects, facilities in meeting with SCA chief

Mon, 24 Aug 2020 - 05:55 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Monday urged developing Suez Canal, including its navigation course and other facilities, to strengthen its role in global trade, in a meeting with the chief of the Suez Canal Authority, the Egyptian Presidency said.

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