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    8,000 TEU ships may access by 2023

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 12:28am on April 17, 2018

    The proposed Matarbari deep sea port will handle oceangoing large cargo vessels with 8000 twenty-foot equivalent unit capacity by 2023, which will increase the country’s...

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    ACC arrests Ctg port official

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 12:26am on April 17, 2018

    The Anti-Corruption Commission on Monday arrested an official of Chittagong Port Authority over embezzlement of government funds. ...

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    No VAT on port services for exporters: NBR

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:49pm on March 21, 2018

    Export-oriented industries will not have to pay value-added tax on port services provided by the Chittagong Port Authority, said the National Board of Revenue....

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    LNG import to hinder Ctg port activities

    Manjurul Ahsan | Updated at 12:05am on March 16, 2018

    The government without any feasibility study is preparing contracts to purchase gas from two foreign companies who would import and regasify liquefied natural gas using...

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    Gearless vessel number downsized at Ctg port

    Nurul Alam . Chittagong | Updated at 12:34am on December 06, 2017

    Chittagong Port Authority in an undeclared move forced the shipping companies to downsize the number of gearless (ships without cranes) vessels calling at this premier port of...

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    Protestors threaten to announce shipping minister persona non grata

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 01:12am on December 01, 2017

    People of Chittagong on Thursday protested at the recent recruitment in Chittagong Port and threatened to announce shipping minister Shajahan Khan persona non grata in...

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    Businesses hostage to protracted crisis at Ctg port: CMCCI

    Staff Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 12:05am on November 27, 2017

    Leaders of Chittagong Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and Industries on Sunday said that the country’s business community was hostage to protracted operational crisis at Chittagong...

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    Bernicat expresses satisfaction

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:32am on November 24, 2017

    US ambassador to Bangladesh Marcia Stephens Bloom Bernicat on Thursday expressed her satisfaction over the security measures of Chittagong Port. She came up with the...

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    Ctg port handles record no of containers in Oct

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on November 03, 2017

    Chittagong Port Authority in October set a new all-time high record in handling number of containers in a month. CPA secretary Omar Faruk told New...

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    NBR to assess performances of all ports

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:25pm on October 22, 2017

    The National Board of Revenue has decided to conduct time release study to measure the performance of customs houses and all active land customs stations...