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Bangladeshi Shipbreaking Bill to Improve Working Conditions

Bangladesh passes ship recycling bill to improve working conditions in its shipbreaking yards.

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GMS: Pakistani Scrapyards Starving for Tonnage

Shortage of bulkers intended for scrapping is expected to starve an overheated Pakistani market for tonnage.

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PSA Marine Tugs to Assist Ships at Bangladesh LNG Terminal

PSA Marine Bangladesh is to provide support services to LNG ships calling at Summit LNG FSRU Terminal in Bangladesh. 

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6 Workers Die at Bangladeshi Shipbreaking Yards in 2 Months

Six workers died and eight were injured in ten separate accidents at Bangladeshi shipbreaking yards in two months.

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Milaha Sets Up Sri Lanka-Bangladesh Feeder Service

Qatar-based maritime transport and logistics conglomerate Milaha is launching a direct feeder service between Sri ...

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Chittagong Recycling Yard Gets Hong Kong Convention SOC

PHP Family, a recycling yard in Chittagong, Bangladesh has received a Statement of Compliance (SOC) with the Hong ...

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Svitzer Wins Work at Bangladesh’s 1st LNG Import Terminal

Excelerate Energy Bangladesh Limited (Excelerate) has awarded Svitzer a fifteen-year contract to provide marine ...

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Report: Chittagong Congestion to Clear Up in Two Weeks

Bangladeshi port of Chittagong could soon clear up the congestion which started building up at the site in May ...

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GMS: Pakistan to Tighten Scrapping Rules for Tankers

Pakistani shipbreaking yards, which are currently closed for tankers following accidents on uncleaned FSU and LPG ...

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IFC, Excelerate Secure Funds for 1st Bangladeshi LNG Project

Excelerate Energy Bangladesh Limited (Excelerate) and IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, have secured debt ...

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Bangladeshi Scrapping Tax Revoked

The prohibitive taxes announced in Bangladesh’s recent budget will be reversed for the next two years, at the ...

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Korean Register to Survey, Class Bangladeshi-Flagged Ships

Classification society Korean Register (KR) has signed an agreement with the Government of Bangladesh to deliver ...

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2017 Budget to Hit Pakistan, Bangladesh Scrapping Sectors

Ship-recycling sectors in Pakistan and Bangladesh have witnessed a decrease in LDT price after the respective ...

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Death Toll Climbs at Chittagong Shipbreaking Yards

Two workers lost their lives at the Chittagong shipbreaking yards in the last two weeks, bringing the total death ...

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Bangladesh Eyes Greener Ship-Recycling

In an effort to make the country’s ship-recycling facilities greener and more sustainable, the Government of ...

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Worker Dies at Bangladeshi Shipbreaking Yard

A worker died while dismantling German container ship Viktoria Wulff at Arefin shipbreaking yard in Chittagong, ...

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Indian Subcontinent Remains Shipbreaking Hub

A total of 51 vessels were sold for demolition during October 2016, with the majority of them destined for the ...

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Partners Selected to Develop New Terminal at Chittagong Port

Bangladesh’s Chittagong Port Authority (CPA) has selected three companies to carry out a feasibility study, ...

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Another Fatality Reported at Bangladeshi Shipbreaking Yard

Another shipbreaking worker died following an accident which occurred at Bangladesh’s shipbreaking yard K.R ...

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Bangladeshi Payra Port Inaugurated

Bangladesh’s Payra Bandar (Payra Port), located at the southern region of Patualhali, was inaugurated and ...

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Scrapping Activity at South Asian Beaches Rises in Q2

A total of 182, out of 212 end­-of-­life ships which were sold for breaking in the second quarter of 2016, ended up ...

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