Tag: Suez Canal

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  • Suez Canal: A century and fifty

    Suez Canal: A century and fifty

    The Suez Canal, opened in 1869, has turned 150 in 2019. It took 11 years to construct the canal, which connects the Red Sea with the eastern Mediterranean Sea and extends 100 miles (160 km) from Port Said to the Gulf of Suez.

    May 23, 2019
  • India, Russia, Iran negotiating transport corridor to enhance trade

    India, Russia, Iran negotiating transport corridor to enhance trade

    The new shipment passage, International North-South Transport Corridor (INSTC), is set to connect the Indian Ocean to the Persian Gulf through Iran to Russia and Europe.

    December 2, 2018