On Thursday, Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury, the State Minister for Shipping, handed over the cheque of Tk4.60 crore to Abdur Razzaque, the father of Hadisur.
Bangladesh Shipping Corp has been seeking $22.4 million from the vessel insurer for a cargo ship that was hit by a missile in March. In the maritime sector, it is reportedly the first major insurance claim resulting from the ongoing conflict in Ukraine.
A Bangladeshi sailor has been killed on board ‘Banglar Samriddhi’, a Bangladesh Shipping Corporation’s ship, which is stranded at the Olvia seaport, was attacked by a missile in Ukraine.
A Bangladesh bulk carrier – Banglar Samriddhi – with its 29 crew members, all Bangladeshis, has been stranded at port of Olvia during Russia’s attack in Ukraine.
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Late last month, over 200,000 ‘naujan’, or river navigation workers, under the banner of the ITF-affiliated BNSF won major improvements to their working lives after a three-day strike against the Bangladesh Cargo Vessel Owners’ Association.
With India and Bangladesh’s maritime ties getting boosted, India is now transporting goods to the north-east via Bangladesh’s Chattogram (Chittagong) Port.
As per the Agreement, sea transport from India to Bangladesh is treated as a coastal movement, making it eligible for 40 percent concession on vessel-related and cargo related charges.
The second phase of an IMO-implemented project to enhance safe and environmentally sound ship recycling in Bangladesh has been launched at a meeting of stakeholders in Dhaka, Bangladesh (26 November).