INDO BANGLADESH RIVER TRADING ROUTE
How Adani vessel, 2 others stranded for days on a Bangladesh river
The ship, which was carrying coal from Haldia to Guwahati, also asked the accompanying vessels MV Maheshwari and MV Aai to anchor right away to prevent it from getting stuck in the shallow river bed.
How India plans to use Bangladesh's rivers to unlock its landlocked Northeast?
India’s northeast is a prisoner of geography. Landlocked and...
First ever container cargo to Assam via Indo-Bangla water route
This will be the first ever containerised cargo movement on this Inland water...
India, Bangladesh sign MoU for setting up a coastal surveillance system radar in Bangladesh
India and Bangladesh today signed seven agreements.
Assam wants reopening of old railway links with Bangladesh
Assam government discusses reopening of traditional railway links to Bangladesh which will reopen the pre-partition railway links from Chittagong to Makum, Cox Bazar to Ledo and third line between Bangladesh via Golakganj till Moirabari.
Initiate a bilateral trade agreement with Bangladesh in line with the Indo-Sri Lankan FTA: Assam Industry Minister
Bhutan, India and Nepal) and ASEAN countries has reached an all-time high, and therefore the trade between the North Eastern Region and neighboring countries through the surface land route must be optimized.
Assam to organise stakeholders meeting for greater trade ties with Bangladesh
Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal is taking a number of path breaking initiatives to implement the Act East Policy.
Annual Rs 600 crore worth Indo-Bangladesh stone boulder trade facing deadlock
Thousands of stranded loaded trucks in Indian Land Customs Stations(LCS) at Fulbari and Changrabandha have become a major concern for stake holders of the trade in Indian side.
PM to inaugurate India's second multi-modal terminal in Sahibganj
This is the second of the three Multi Modal Terminals (MMTs) being constructed on river Ganga under Jal Marg Vikas Project (JMVP).
India, Bangladesh to start cruise services; Kolaghatin & Chilmari new Ports of Call
The decision was taken in a meeting pertaining to protocol arrangements and improvement of Inland Water Transportation here.
Cruise to Bangladesh, northeast likely from March 2019
A transboundary river cruise operation is expected to commence from Kolkata in March next year through Sunderbans to Bangladesh and then to connect the northeastern destinations by private operators, a senior official said.
Why India is dredging rivers in Bangladesh
New Delhi has tied up with Dhaka to dredge two river stretches. It has committed 80 per cent of the total amount required for these two stretches.
How Sheikh Hasina changed Bangladesh from a basket case to a middle income country
The Sheikh Hasina govt, however, has to maintain this momentum while keeping radicalisation at bay.
KPT should develop separate Dock System: Assocham paper
The paper also suggested that since KPT does not permit transhipment cargo, thus either Dhamra Port or Ennore Port should be developed as transhipment ports.
India, US strategic partnership has strengthened significantly: Pentagon
The US and India maintain a broad-based strategic partnership, underpinned by shared interests, democratic values and strong people-to-people ties, it said.
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