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Chunk of 1.10 lakh hectares land with ports to be utilised to develop industries: Shipping Minister
India has 12 major ports -- Kandla, Mumbai, JNPT, Mormugao, New Mangalore, Cochin, Chennai, Kamarajar (Ennore), VO Chidambaranar, Visakhapatnam, Paradip and Kolkata (including Haldia) -- that handle about 61 per cent of the country's total cargo traffic. These 12 ports had handled 705 MT of cargo in the last financial year.
Cochin Shipyard eyes opportunities in inland water, coastal, fishing vessel segments: CMD
The state-owned company is constructing a yard at i...
COVID-19: KoPT invokes 'force majeure' to give relief to port users
Kolkata Port Trust has carried out a major sanitisation drive in all bert...
India-Bangladesh multi-modal connectivity: A win-win proposition for both nations
Both sides recognize that increasing connectivity through air, water, rail, road offers mutually beneficial opportunity for enhancing economic cooperation between Bangladesh and the North Eastern States of India and beyond. Therefore first trial of container ship from Kolkata to Agartala through Chattogram Port of Bangladesh, therefore assumes significance.
Kolkata Port Trust, India's oldest port, to lease area as big as London Docklands
Kolkata Port Trust is looking to lease its land as big as London Docklands to boost profit.
India eyes 60 per cent share of global ship recycling business; higher GDP contribution: Mandaviya
Currently, India recycles around 300 of the 1,000 ships which are demolished per annum globally. However, countries like Japan, Europe and the US were not sending their ships for recycling to India in the absence of ratification of a global convention. That scenario is set to change with the Recycling of Ships Act, 2019.
Recycling industry says scrap cargo stuck at ports, charges not waived; 6,000 units face closure
Noting a drop in export-import (EXIM) cargo due to supply chain disruptions on account of the COVID-19 pandemic, the government last month asked India's all 12 major ports to defer the lease rentals and licence fees-related charges for April, May and June besides waiving rentals in proportion to the cargo drop and not to levy penalties.
China should consider Belt and Road Initiative via Kolkata, Mumbai ports instead of PoK: Subramanian Swamy
BRI is China's global economic initiative for connecting with Europe, Africa and the rest of Asia through road and maritime routes with focus on infrastructure, transportation and energy sectors. Swamy suggested that instead of passing through PoK, the BRI corridor can enter India from Kunming in southwestern China and from Kolkata Port it can take the sea route.
Shipping Ministry, KoPT conducting infra study of 4 northeast LCS
The team visited Agartala Integrated Check Post (ICP) bordering Brahmanbaria district of Bangladesh on Wednesday, and Srimantapur Integrated Check Post in Sipahijala district bordering Comilla district of the neighbouring country, about 60 km from here, on Thursday.
CISF jawan succumbs to COVID-19; 18th death among paramilitary forces
Officials said constable Jitender Kumar died at the RML Hospital here after he was admitted with fever and difficulty in breathing on June 10. The jawan had contracted the coronavirus infection and was deployed for law and order duties in Delhi, a senior CISF officer said.
City importers holding back orders to China after Galwan clash
A large range of consumer products from toys to lights and indusial items are imported from China, president of Calcutta Customs House Agents Association, Sujit Chakrabarty said.
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.
CISF reports 13 fresh COVID-19 cases; max in Delhi metro unit
Among the 48 active cases, maximum 31 are in the unit that guards the Delhi Metro followed by 13 in the Mumbai international airport guarding unit. The maximum rise in cases, at 10, over the last 24 hours has also been reported from the Delhi Metro guarding unit. The force is tasked to guard civil airports (63 at present) in the country and vital infrastructure.
PM Modi hard sells CAA, Didi skips Port Trust event
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday strongly defended the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), prompting West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee to opt out of the Kolkata Port Trust function later in the day.
IWAI aims 120MT inland waterways cargo movement by 2023
on Tuesday from Haldia docks with 52 containers of edible oil.