August 22, 2021
August 22, 2021

Banglabandha land port sees record revenue

The Banglabandha land port in Rangpur’s Panchagarh district collected a record-high amount of revenue in fiscal 2020-21.

August 20, 2021
August 20, 2021

Bay Terminal project to gather pace

The construction of the Bay Terminal, a long-awaited project of the Chittagong port, is gaining momentum after slowing down due to the coronavirus pandemic as the government looks to complete it by...

August 4, 2021
August 4, 2021

Another privately built jetty comes to Ctg port’s aid

Another privately built jetty has come to the aid of the Chattogram port as it allowed the country’s largest seaport to use the facility to berth bulk vessels carrying heavy items.

August 2, 2021
August 2, 2021

Trade resumes through Banglabandha land port

Trade through the Banglabandha land port resumed on Saturday after remaining suspended for 12 days marking Eid-ul-Azha.   

July 30, 2021
July 30, 2021

Port Decongestion: NBR move yet to prove effective

A National Board of Revenue’s (NBR’s) temporary permission to shift import-laden containers from the Chattogram port to private inland container depots (ICDs) as a decongestion effort seems to have...

July 30, 2021
July 30, 2021

Let factories reopen

The Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI) yesterday urged the government to allow them to reopen all factories, including export-oriented industries, citing that export...

July 28, 2021
July 28, 2021

Container vessel impounded at Ctg port

A Colombo-bound vessel carrying export containers has been kept impounded at the Chattogram port’s outer anchorage for the last eight days by Chittagong Port Authority (CPA) following a High Court...

July 26, 2021
July 26, 2021

Container delivery hits rock bottom

Import containers are piling up at an alarming rate at Chattogram port due to the worst delivery during the Eid holidays and the subsequent poor release of goods for the fresh lockdown, which could...

July 16, 2021
July 16, 2021

Second jetty opens for Matarbari power plant

A cargo vessel yesterday became the first to berth at the second jetty being constructed for unloading coal for the under-construction coal-based power plant at Matarbari in Moheskhali upazila of...

July 14, 2021
July 14, 2021

China’s export growth quickens

China’s exports grew much faster than expected in June, as solid global demand led by easing lockdown measures and vaccination drives worldwide eclipsed virus outbreaks and port delays.