Port of Las Khorey

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Port of Las Khorey
OldPortLaasqoray.jpg
The old Port of Las Khorey.
Location
Country  Somalia
Location Las Khorey
Details
Operated by Puntland Ministry of Ports, Marine Transportation & Counter Piracy

The Port of Las Khorey, also known as the Las Khorey Port, is the official seaport of Las Khorey, situated in northern Somalia, in the autonomous region of Puntland. It is classified as a jetty class port.[1]

Overview[edit]

In 2012, Faisal Hawar, CEO of the Maakhir Resource Company, brokered an agreement with a Greek investment firm for the development of the commercial Las Khorey Port.[2] A team of engineers was subsequently enlisted by the Puntland authorities to assess the ongoing renovations taking place at the seaport.[3] According to the Minister of Ports, Saeed Mohamed Ragge, the Puntland government intends to launch more such development projects in Las Khorey.[4]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Istanbul conference on Somalia 21 – 23 May 2010 - Draft discussion paper for Round Table "Transport infrastructure"" (PDF). Government of Somalia. Retrieved 31 August 2013. 
  2. ^ "A Visionary, Faisal Hawar; Somali Public Radio Person of the Year 2012". Somali Public Radio. 13 January 2013. Retrieved 28 September 2014. 
  3. ^ Somalia: Somaliland naval forces attack crew in Sanaag region Archived 2013-10-17 at the Wayback Machine.
  4. ^ "Somalia: Puntland Minister of Ports visits Lasqoray". Garowe Online. 17 June 2012. Archived from the original on 17 October 2013. Retrieved 13 November 2012.