Dhaka, Monday, 16 September 2019

Ctg Port’s container handling capacity increased

Staff Correspondent:   The Chittagong Port has got three new gantry cranes on 14 August, which would boost the port's container handling capacity. The assembling of the new cranes will take ...

2018-08-16 | More

4 land ports being developed to boost trade with India

Staff Correspondent :  The government has launched a fresh project to develop the infrastructures of three land ports to boost trade with India through regional connectivity. The security features of ...

2017-08-14 | More

4 land ports being developed to boost trade with India  

Staff Correspondent: The government has launched a fresh project to develop the infrastructures of three land ports to boost trade with India through regional connectivity. The security features of Benapole ...

2017-08-06 | More

Green Shipping in China 

Apparel Report:  A technical center to promote green shipping and looking at how to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from Asian shipping sectors was established at Shanghai Maritime University last week. The Maritime ...

2017-06-06 | More

Bangladesh buying six new ships from China

Staff Correspondent:  Bangladesh will procure six new ships from China at a cost of Tk 1,843cr, according to a press release. “Each ship will have 39,000 tonnes capacity. The six ...

2017-06-06 | More

Mongla EPZ to be the trade center of southern region

Apparel Report:  ‘Within a short span of time Mongla EPZ (Export Processing Zone) would be the main trade center of the southern region’ Executive Chairman of Bangladesh Export Processing Zones ...

2017-05-25 | More

Ship builders seek interest subsidy scheme

Staff Correspondent : Western Marine Shipyard last week launched the country’s first offshore patrol vessel (OPV) “Doria” for its foreign buyer at the shipyard in Chittagong. The OVP vessel was ...

2017-05-16 | More

Aktau sea port to be privatized

Apparel Desk : Kazakhstan’s Aktau International Sea Port on the Caspian Sea will be privatized in 2017, Kazakhstan Temir Zholy National Company, which owns the port said in a message. ...

2017-05-16 | More

Port performance leaves much to be desired

Staff Correspondent : The poor rating given by the World Bank, in general, of the sea ports in the South Asian region in terms of their performance is quite disquieting. ...

2017-05-16 | More

BD can cut shipping costs by up to 9 percent

Apparel Report: Bangladesh can cut shipping costs by up to 9 percent and boost exports by 7 percent if its ports become as efficient as those in Sri Lanka, according ...

2017-05-02 | More

Grain silo to open near Mongla port

Apparel Report:  The grain silo near Mongla port is set to become operational by the end of this month, enabling the food directorate to unload imported wheat without pilferage and ...

2017-04-30 | More

Argentina plans to modernise ports

Apparel Report: The Argentinean government has calculated that the Port of Buenos Aires needs investment of $1bn in order to modernise. This would see container capacity raised from 800,000 teu ...

2017-04-18 | More

3,000 old containers awaiting for auction at Ctg port  

Chittagong Bureau: Nearly 3,000 containers piled up at different yards of Chittagong Port for five to 20 years are waiting for auction. Experts apprehend that most goods stored in these ...

2017-03-30 | More
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