The head of the private company chosen by the Mozambique government to work with the World Food Programme (WFP) in distributing aid to cyclone and flood victims in central Mozambique lost his job at the Port of Beira in 2014 for failing to prevent [...]
The company running the Port of Beira in central Mozambique has won a 15-year extension to its concession after promising to invest $290 million in upgrading the port and transport links to it. In March, the [...]
Cornelder de Moçambique, a Mozambican company part-owned by the Dutch Port of Rotterdam, is in line for an extension to its concession to run the Port of Beira on the condition that it upgrades the port’s cargo loading capacity.
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The Mozambican government on Tuesday approved a decree terminating the Quelimane Port concession contract and returning it to the original authority, state-owned ports and rail company Portos e Caminhos de Ferro de Moçambique (CFM).
Mozambique transport minister Carlos Mesquita said on Wednesday he respects the decision of the Attorney General to annul two deals aimed at reducing port charges for cabotage vessels at the Ports of Beira and Quelimane. As a solution, identical memoranda [...]
Mozambique’s Attorney General (Procuradoria-Geral da República, PGR) has demanded the annulment of Memoranda of Understanding signed in July 2016 between Carlos Mesquita’s Ministry of Transport and the ports of Quelimane and Beira, due to an alleged [...]
Portuguese civil engineering contractor Mota Engil announced this week it has signed a $2.4 billion deal to build the Moatize-Macuse rail and port project, in partnership with China National Complete Engineering Corporation, a subsidiary of China Machinery [...]
The Mutare Dry Port, a logistics terminal on the Zimbabwean side of its border with Mozambique, is planning improvements worth almost a million dollars in order to take advantage of growing use of Beira Port and an anticipated upturn in Zimbabwe’s economy, [...]
A small aircraft chartered by Mozambican ports company Cornelder has crashed near the Mozambique-Zimbabwe border, killing all six occupants according to reports. A spokesperson for Mozambique’s Institute for Civil [...]