Category Archives: Agility General Update

Small, Mid-Size Companies See Tech Driving Their Trade Growth

Small and medium-size businesses that have struggled for equal footing in the global economy are increasingly looking to cross-border trade for growth, seeing technology as a way past obstacles in shipping and compliance, according to new research from Shipa Freight. [Read more]

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Two Agility Branches in the Netherlands receive GDP certification

We are pleased to announce that Agility Amsterdam and Rotterdam have been awarded with the Good Distribution Practice (GDP) certification.
The certification was carried out by AJA Registrars Europe, a worldwide operating registration company accredited by UK Accreditation Service as an independent third-party assessor.
The GDP deals with the guidelines for the proper distribution of medicinal products […]

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Agility Launches New Online Forwarding Platform Shipa Freight™

Agility today announced Shipa Freight, the first fully integrated online freight service that allows users to get rate quotes and book, pay and track ocean and air shipments around the world. Shipa Freight provides instant, no-obligation rate quotes from the countries that account for 95% of global trade and allows users to manage their international shipments with […]

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Agility Wins Prestigious Sheikh Khalifa Excellence Award

Award Recognizes Business Excellence and Best Practices in the UAE
ABU DHABI, UAE – April 04, 2018 – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, received the Silver Award for business excellence at the Sheikh Khalifa Excellence Award (SKEA), held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi […]

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Agility and UnaBiz Partner to Lead Digitization of Event Logistics

SINGAPORE – March 29, 2018 – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, has partnered with UnaBiz, an Internet of Things (IoT) solutions company, to lead the digitization of event logistics and provide enhanced tracking for exhibitors.
The partnership between Agility and UnaBiz will help identify and address the various pain points in the niche events industry […]

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Agility is First Forwarder to Work with Maersk IBM on Blockchain Solution

 Logistics provider teams up to transform global, cross-border supply chain
BAAR, Switzerland – Feb. 6, 2018 – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, is the first freight forwarder to collaborate on a Maersk-IBM solution to provide more efficient and secure methods for conducting global trade by using blockchain technology to manage and track container shipments.
Agility has […]

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Agility’s Earnings Release for Full Year and Q4 2017

KUWAIT CITY – February 20, 2018

 
FY 2017
(Million KD)
FY 2016
(Million KD)
Variance
(%)
Q4 2017
(Million KD)
Q4 2016
(Million KD)
Variance
(%)

Revenue
1,407
1,234
14%
386
314.8
22.6%

Net Revenue
469.9
429.1
9.5%
125.7
112.4
12%

EBITDA
135.2
115.2
17.4%
37.6
31.4
19.8%

Net Profit
68.5
59.1
16%
19.3
15.7
22.5%

EPS (fils)
54.4
46.7
16.6%
15.3
12.5
23.1%

Figures in the table above have been rounded
Agility’s Financial Results for Full Year and Q4 2017
Agility, a leading global logistics provider, today announced its 2017 financial results, reporting a net profit of KD 68.5 million, or 54.4 fils per […]

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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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