Make in India: PMO likely to give final nod to cabotage relaxation in 15 days, says Nitin Gadkari
The Prime Minister's office will likely give a final nod to total relaxation of cabotage rules, a move that will make way for global shippers to sail into India's coast.
Mixed impact of strike on ports in Mumbai
Trade union leaders claimed that around 15 crore formal sector workers are on strike in support of ...
Labour strike at Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust terminal ends after executives' assurance
"The issue has been resolved. Normal operations will b...
Nitin Gadkari seeks finance ministry help to revive shipping industry
The shipping ministry’s demand comes at a time when the government is getting ready to present the Union budget at end of next month.
Maldives officials hold discussions with CPT officials
Paul Antony, Chairman Cochin Port Trust, hoped that the proposed 100 acre Free Trade Warehousing Zone(FTWZ)of Cochin Port could be ideal for this Maldivian trade opportunity.
Container handling charges at Vallarpadam to go down
A decision in this regard was taken at a meeting of various stakeholders, convened by the Cochin Port Trust yesterday, according to a port release.
Dubai-based DP World to develop JNPT’s Rs 600-crore terminal
DP World has won the contract to develop the Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust’sRs 600-crore container terminal in Navi Mumbai.
Demand for port capacity to outpace expansion: Drewry Maritime Research
Companies are mounting challenges to enter the big league based on strong cash positions. Incumbent operators need to be ready to face competition.
Parekh appointed DP World non-executive director
DP World has announced the appointment of Deepak Parekh as a non-executive director to its board with immediate effect.
Dubai's DP World sells 75 per cent Australia stake
Dubai ports operator DP World said Wednesday it has agreed to sell 75 percent of its stake in DP World Australia for 1.5 billion US dollars, as its debt-laden parent firm vies to reduce it liabilities.
Fight for cabotage to be an uphill task for INSA
While the ministry plans to relax the policy, the ogranisation is finding its programmes and strategies stand completely exposed.
DP World profits slide in 2009
Dubai's port operator DP World announced on Wednesday a 46.3-per cent slide in 2009 profits compared with the previous year, saying however the earnings were better than expected.
DP World terminals post 21 pc throughput growth in H1
DP World, the world's fourth-largest ports operator that manages 44 ports around the world has reported cargo throughput growth of 21 per cent in the first six months of the year.
DP World awards Vallarpadam terminal civil works to Simplex
DP World has awarded the $150-million civil construction contract for the first phase of International Container Transshipment Terminal (ICTT) at Vallarpadam (Kochi) to Simplex Consortium, a domestic civil engineering and construction major.
DP World to invest $2 bn in India
Global container terminal operator DP World plans to invest about $2 billion in Indian operations, top company officials said here on Sunday.