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Agility’s Management Building Awarded Green Building Certification

State-of-the-art building receives prestigious LEED Silver certification
KUWAIT CITY – Nov. 14, 2017 – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, has been awarded the LEED Silver certification for its new environment-friendly management building in Sulaibiya, Kuwait.
The LEED rating system, developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), is the foremost program for buildings, homes and communities […]

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Agility, UPAC, and NREC invest $1.2 billion in Abu Dhabi’s Reem Mall

Consortium signs $457 million credit facility
KUWAIT – November 21, 2017 – Agility, UPAC, and NREC, the consortium behind Abu Dhabi’s Reem Mall, a retail, leisure and entertainment destination, announced today that financing for the $1.2 billion project is now complete, by signing the largest real estate asset based facility in the United Arab Emirates […]

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Reem Mall Group Names Construction Contractor

Announcement follows completion of financing for world-class $1.2 billion retail and entertainment destination
KUWAIT – November 27, 2017 – The Reem Mall consortium today announced the appointment of Itinera Ghantoot, a UAE-Italy joint venture, as lead contractor on the $1.2 billion shopping, leisure and entertainment project.
Itinera Ghantoot is a joint venture between Itinera, one of Italy’s […]

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Agility settles legal case with U.S. government.

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Agility reports 17% Q1 EBITDA boost and 11% net profit increase

Agility, a leading global logistics provider, today reported earnings of 12.7 fils per share on net profit of KD 14.6 million, an increase of 11.4% over the same period in 2016.
Agility reported EBITDA of KD 30.8 million, a 17.4% increase, along with revenue of KD 320.5 million, a 7.3% increase over Q1 2016. The results […]

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Agility Expands Contract Logistics Footprint in Singapore

Deepens high-end service offering for manufacturers, retailers, e-commerce customers

SINGAPORE – March 20, 2017 – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, acquired a two-story warehouse close to Changi International Airport, giving it more than 600,000 square feet of warehouse space in total in Singapore.
The newly acquired 177,000-square-foot warehouse is located in an area with access […]

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Agility Opens World-Class Logistics Park in Ghana

ACCRA, Ghana – October, 19, 2016 – Agility, a leading global logistics and infrastructure provider, has opened a distribution park near Ghana’s main port, the first of a network of logistics parks it intends to build across Africa, bringing world-class warehousing and logistics capabilities.
Tenants at the 45-acre Ghana Agility Distribution Park in the Tema Port […]

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Agility Appointed to Handle UK Automotive Aftermarket Show

Agility has been appointed as the official freight and on-site handling contractor at the inaugural Automechanika Birmingham show, which will be held June 7-9 at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham, UK. As official freight and on-site handling contractor, Agility Fairs & Events will assist exhibitors and their contractors with international logistics and shipping requirements for […]

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Logistics industry sees emerging markets uptick but braces for volatility

Supply chain executives expect an uptick in emerging markets growth in 2016, despite concerns about further slowing in China, fluctuations in oil prices, and the possibility that the U.S. economy could weaken. To learn more about the 2016 Agility Emerging Markets Logistics Index, click here.

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Agility Wins Two-Year Contract for Major Natural Gas Event

Agility has been awarded a contract to provide international freight and on-site handling services for the Gastech Conference & Exhibition in 2017 and 2018. The 2017 event will be held April 4-7 at the Makuhari Messe International Convention Complex in Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Read more.

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