The Consequences of Oil Pollution from Ships

Ship owners all know it and the stricter environmentally regulations prove it: oil leakage is not done.

China: Qinzhou Port new infrastructure completed

China’s Guangxi Qinzhou Free Trade Port Area has recently completed the construction of two new berths and a ...

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Bangladesh: major rivers in Sylhet dying for siltation

Major rivers and their tributaries in greater Sylhet region see gradual decrease in their flow due to massive ...

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Malaysia: first phase of Pahang River rehab on time

PEKAN: The first phase of a RM258mil project to build wave breakers at two estuaries of the Pahang River here will ...

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Indian Shipping ministry to double cost estimates of ...

The Ministry of Shipping is nearly doubling the initial cost estimates of the controversial Sethusamudram Ship ...

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Bekasi (Indonesia) to build international seaport

JAKARTA: Bekasi regency plans to construct a Rp 7.6 trillion (US$808 million) international seaport to spur the ...

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Sri Lanka: the Colombo Port Expansion Negotiations will ...

The next round of negotiations on the Colombo Port Expansion Project is scheduled for this Wednesday between the ...

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Sand Mining Affects Agriculture in Western India

Navsari (Gujarat)– Continuous illegal sand mining in rivers that pass through Surat are not just affecting ...

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Indian Shipping Ministry will award a Rs 1,407-crore ...

Propelling port expansion plans further, the Shipping Ministry will award a Rs 1,407-crore contract for building a ...

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Indian shipping ministry has identified 17 port ...

The Union shipping ministry has identified 17 projects to be executed on public-private partnership, or the ...

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Vietnam: Funding for dredging Hue’s Phat Lat Canal granted

HUE — The dredging of Hue’s Phat Lat Canal, which has been blocked for years by debris, will help improve the flow ...

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Indian government seems to be in no hurry when it comes ...

The central government seems to be in no hurry when it comes to capacity addition in the ports sector for the ...

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Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (India) mulls on bid to ...

Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust is mulling inviting global bids for appointment of a contractor to undertake the huge ...

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Vietnamese Prime Minister kicks off Mekong waterway project

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung attended a ceremony December 27 to begin construction on a waterway passage to the ...

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Dozens of canals in and around Dhaka (Bangladesh) dying!

Canals in Dhaka, Narayanganj, Gazipur and Munshiganj will soon become non-existent unless the authorities concerned ...

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India: Vallarpadam container terminal to be ...

Kochi — Shipping Secretary K Mohandas today said the proposed International Container Transshipment Terminal ...

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The China Harbor Engineering Co has won its first award ...

The China Harbor Engineering Co Ltd, renowned for its role in building ports in China and in overseas ...

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Tsengwen Reservoir: Taiwan’s military will help ...

The military will help dredge the sand, mud and driftwood that Typhoon Morakot deposited in Tsengwen Reservoir in ...

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Hong Kong: Kai Tak site formation works start

Speaking at the groundbreaking ceremony today Mrs Lau said the terminal will be an iconic building in the region. ...

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Bangladesh: Int’l tender for Sonadia deep sea port ...

The government plans to invite international tender to appoint a consulting firm by January next for preparing a ...

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India: Pipavav Port plans IPO to raise Rs500 cr

Bangalore: Private port operator Gujarat Pipavav Port Ltd (GPPL) plans to raise at least Rs500 crore through an ...

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Hong Kong’s Hutchison Whampoa Wins Sydney ...

SYDNEY (Dow Jones)–Australia’s New South Wales state government said Friday that Hong Kong’s ...

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Sri Lanka’s Aitken Spence wants to make up with ...

Despite a recent outburst by business tycoon Harry Jayewardena who controls the blue chip conglomerate Aitken ...

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Lean times lie ahead for companies on the hunt for ...

Lean times lie ahead for companies on the hunt for maintenance dredging work, with the real effect of the economic ...

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Water Projects Emphasized in $7.5 Billion-U.S. Aid ...

Almost half of the funds for Pakistan will be spent on irrigation and water infrastructure projects, report ...

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Taiwan’s Water Resource Agency to begin ...

TAIPEI, Taiwan — As the useful lives of southern reservoirs are threatened by the accumulation of ...

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STX to Launch Holding Company in China

STX Group, the nation’s 19th-largest conglomerate, said Tuesday it would turn its shipbuilding affiliates in ...

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S’pore’s next port of call may be rising in ...

Surveys underway in Tuas View Extension, which looks set to become next big port development… Source: The ...

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