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  • The Minister of Infrastructure and Equipment and DPFZA Chairman receive a delegation led by the Minister of Transport and Logistics of Ethiopia .

    His Excellency Mr.Hassan Houmed, Minister of Infrastructure and Equipment, and Mr.Aboubaker Omar Hadi, Chairman of  Djibouti Ports and Free Zones Authority, had the honor of welcoming, at Red Sea World, a high-level Ethiopian delegation led by His Excellency Dr. Alemu Sime, Minister of Transport and Logistics. 

  • The work progress of DSRP at the heart of the discussions

    On November 7th,2023, the Chairman of DPFZA, Mr. Aboubaker Omar Hadi held a tripartite meeting, at the Red Sea World, with Mr. Decio Tractenberg, Senior Investment Manager of INVEST INTERNATIONAL, and Mr. Rick van Dinteren, Project Manager of DAMEN GROUP. The focus of the discussion centered around the progress of the Djibouti Ship Repair Yard (DSRY) and the floating dry dock.

    Given Djibouti's strategic location on one of the world's busiest sea routes, the need for adequate maintenance and dry-docking facilities is crucial.

  • CHairman Hadi welcomes the Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to the Republic of Djibouti .

    Chairman Aboubaker omar Hadi had received at Djibouti International Tower, His Excellency Henk Jan Bakker, the Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to the Republic of Djibouti, who is also the Ambassador based in the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia.

    The meeting focused on various projects undertaken by Netherlands investors and companies, including:

  • Chairman Hadi meets the Ambassador of the Republic of Djibouti to the Arab Republic of Egypt and Ambassador of the Arab Republic of Egypt to Djibouti.

    On Novembre 1st, 2023  the DPFZA Mr. Aboubaker Omar Hadi welcomed at Red Sea World, the Ambassador of the Republic of Djibouti to the Arab Republic of Egypt, His Excellency Mr. Ahmed Ali Barreh.

    The meeting was also graced by the presence of the newly accredited Ambassador of the Arab Republic of Egypt to Djibouti, His Excellency Mr. Khaled Elshazly. 

    The Chairman took the opportunity to convey to both Ambassadors the request of preferential treatment for Suez Canal transit fees for ships calling Djibouti Ports for transshipment and passing through the canal. 

  • Chairman Hadi welcomes Mrs Anne Lauvergeon.

    On octobre 27th,2023, Chairman Aboubaker Omar Hadi welcomed at Red Sea World, the Djiboutian State Minister of Digital Economy and Innovation, H.E. Mrs.Mariam Hamadou, alongside Mrs. Anne Lauvergeon, french businesswoman and Chairman of Anne Lauvergeon Partners, who is also serving as Co-Chair of the innovation commission of MEDEF.

    The discussion focused on exchanging ideas to support innovation and green solutions in addressing challenges in the port and logistics industries.