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Privatisation of Pangaon Container Terminal finalized

Sarwaruddin, Ctg Bureau Govt is mulling to privatise the container handling from Chittagong seaport to Pangaon container terminal at Keriganj, Dhaka  and the responsibility of  operation of 3 container vessels will also be given to private shipping company. The decision for privatization of Pangaon Container Terminal(PCT) taken aimed at easy movement of   imported consignment laden containers from Chittagong Port thrugh ... Read More »

CBA splits into 3 factions: Instability in Ctg Port feared

Sarwaruddin, Ctg Bureau The internal politics  of the Chittagong Port may turn  instable immediately following the splits in Port CBA, it is feared. The workers forum  of Chittagong Port  under the banner of  Bandar Sangjuka Karmachari Parishad (Port Combined Workers Council) , CBA now has divided  into 3 factions. In the meantime , a tense  situation  among the leaders and ... Read More »

India, Nepal, Bhutan envoys visit Banglabandha land port

businessnews24bd.com The envoys of India, Nepal and Bhutan in Dhaka visited Banglabandha land port in Tentulia upazila of Panchagarh district on Tuesday to highlight the importance of sub-regional cooperation in the areas of trade, transit, border infrastructure and connectivity. This is first ever visit of its kind by Indian High Commissioner Pankaj Saran, Bhutanese Ambassador Pema Choden and Nepalese Ambassador ... Read More »

PM invites DP World for feasibility study on Paira deep seaport

ABU DHABI : Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday invited Dubai Port World authorities to conduct a feasibility study on constructing a deep seaport at Paira in Patuakhali, reports BSS. In a meeting with Chairman of Dubai Port World Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem at her hotel suite here, the Prime Minister also urged him to carry out a feasibility study ... Read More »

Import, export thru’ Hili Land Port resume

Rangpur Correspondent  Normal import and export activities resumed from today through the Hili Land Port (HLP) under Hakimpur upazila in Dinajpur after long vacations since September 30, on occasion of Eid-ul-Azha and Durga Puja. According to the sources in Customs, importers, clearing and forwarding agents’ association (C&FAA) at HLP, all sorts of import- export activities remained suspended through the land ... Read More »

Maritime ports asked to hoist signal 3

businessnews24bd.com The maritime ports of Chittagong, Cox’s Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to keep hoisted local cautionary signal no three as a low over the west central Bay and adjoining Andhara-Orissa coast is persisting.Under its influence, steep pressure gradient lies over North Bay, said a Met Office bulletin on Friday. Squally weather may affect the North Bay, adjoining ... Read More »

Work on Payera Sea Port progressing fast

Barguna Correspondent   what was once a sleepy rural hamlet the whirl of machines and the sound of irons clashing could be heard from afar. Suddenly the place has become a beehive of activity with hundreds of people coming and going with bricks, sand and iron. And vehicles driving away throwing up dust.This is the project area for the country’s third ... Read More »

Operation of NCT by Saif Power Tech Co: Ctg Port getting tense

Sarwaruddin, Ctg Bureau The overall situation of Chittagong Port  is getting tense gradually over the operation of two container terminals including newly- constructed New Mooring Container Terminal(NCT) by a private berth operator . The assigned berth  operator – Saif Power Tech Co. is operating two terminals – Chitagong Container Terminal(CCT)  and the New Container Terminal(NCT) . A tough movement will ... Read More »

Export, import thru’ ‘Hili Land Port’ resume

Rangpur Correspondent  Normal import and export activities resumed today through the Hili Land Port (HLP) in Dinajpur after six-days of suspension on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr, official sources said. According to the sources in Customs, importers, clearing and forwarding agents association (C&FAA) at HLP, all sort of export-import activities remained suspended through the land port from July 27 to August ... Read More »

Export-Import thru’ Sonamosjid land port suspended till Friday

 UNB, Chapainawabganj Export-Import activities through Sonamosjid land port will remain suspended for five days from today (Monday) till Friday on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr. Assistant commissioner of Sonamosjid customs Imtiar Hasan said besides the three-day government holiday for Eid-ul-Fitr from Monday to Wednesday, export-import activities at the port will remain suspended till Friday this week as Clearing & Forwarding agents ... Read More »