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DP World rejects settlement in African port dispute

The government in Djibouti informed recently that it is negotiating with DP World to settle a financial compensation. But the port operator now rejects all talk of a settlement out of court.

International port terminal operator DP World rejects all speculations that the company is considering a solution outside of the international court system in the remarkable dispute with the government in Djibouti in Africa.

The country's government has taken control of the strategically important port in the city of Doraleh by the Red Sea, thus revoking a long-term concession with DP World to operate the container terminal in the port.

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