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Posted: over 14 years ago

Adani Group/Mundra Port plan to invest Rs 800 cr in Hazira Port (India)

AHMEDABAD: Adani Group arm Mundra Port and SEZ will develop non-LNG port facilities at Hazira in Sou...

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  • Business & Finance
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Foundation of Sonadia Deep Sea Port in Bangladesh by Dec 2010

The foundation stone of the much-talked-about Sonadia deep-sea port will be laid in December 2010...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Bangladesh wants 10 billion dollars from rich countries to fight climate change with dredging

Bangladesh said Tuesday it would need 10 billion dollars from rich countries in the next four years ...

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India: National Mineral Development Corporation gets port project boost

National Mineral Development Corporation (NMDC), is a life line for steel makers like JSW, Ispat and...

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  • Business & Finance
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IFC to help Kerala (India) develop port infra to build capacity

Mumbai: International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, will work with th...

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Haldia Dock Complex (India) will have a new navigational channel by the first half of next year

Glimmer of hope for Haldia port – After months of hampered operations, there is now an officia...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Thai rights body opposes firm’s sand dredging proposal

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has opposed a proposal from a firm which wants to dredge...

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Sri Lanka’s Oluvil Port construction in full steam

Under the Government initiatives to set up a modern port system in the country, many ports are being...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Dhaka seeks Tokyo’s support for river dredging in Bangladesh

State Minister for Environment and Forest Dr Hasan Mahmud has sought Japanese assistance in river dr...

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Brunei receives a dredger to control flooding

Bandar Seri Begawan – Brunei might have just found a solution to “better control” ...

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  • Equipment
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India: Stranded dredger Meka I brought ashore

KOCHI: The ordeal of the captain and crew members of dredging vessel Meka I, stranded in Kochi after...

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  • Business & Finance
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Vietnamese sand exporters to Singapore hit by new laws

Sand exporters have complained to the Prime Minister after falling foul of new regulation… Sou...

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Dredging operations descend on Kampot (Cambodia)

SAND-DREDGING operations are on the rise in Kampot province, according to local fishermen, who say t...

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Sri Lanka: work at the Hambantota international harbour development project is being expedited

The Hambantota international harbour development programme is to be expedited… Source: Sri Lan...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Chinese firm offers to build dredgers at half the price quoted by a Dutch firm

Bangalore: A Chinese shipbuilder has taken Dredging Corp. of India Ltd (DCI) and the shipping minist...

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  • Business & Finance
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Bangladesh urged Danish businesspeople to invest in dredging sector among others

Commerce Minister Faruk Khan urged the Danish businesspeople to invest in dredging sector, as presen...

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South Korea set to begin work on 4-river project

South Korea will start a massive project this week to refurbish the basin areas of the nation’...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Mekong ‘key’ to Japanese plan, Tokyo pledges $5.5bn for regional projects

TOKYO: Japan yesterday pledged $5.5 billion in aid over three years for Southeast Asia’s five Mekong...

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  • Project & Tenders
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The Philippines signs MoU for new seaport

Filipino Senator Edgardo Angara, the Aurora Special Economic Zone (ASENA) and Rizhao Development hav...

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  • Project & Tenders
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India: Mercator Lines plans to add six dredgers to its portfolio

Mercator Lines has acquired four dredgers and plans to add six more to its portfolio… Source: ...

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  • Business & Finance
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Malaysian heritage tin dredge in danger of sinking

The country’s only surviving tin dredge in Tanjung Tualang, about 60km from here, is in danger of si...

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  • Vessels
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Bangladesh request for Indian assistance on dredging of the country’s rivers

Containerised traffic between Kolkata port and Bangladesh soon… Source: The Hindu Business Lin...

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  • Project & Tenders
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Indian govt tightens norms for new ports, harbours

In a bid to prevent further erosion along India’s coastline due to uncontrolled development, the gov...

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Jakarta wants to buy dredging ships

JAKARTA: The city administration plans to buy river-dredging ships and will propose it in the 2010 c...

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  • Equipment
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China National Petroleum begins work on oil port in Myanmar

China National Petroleum Corp (CNPC), the country’s largest oil and gas producer, commenced co...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: over 14 years ago

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