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Economic Survey Pin Hope on Exports: FIEO President

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: Economic Survey pin hope on exports amidst global recovery, Budget to add to competitiveness of exports for job creation: Mr Ganesh Kumar Gupta, President, FIEO Reacting to the global trade development in the Economic Survey, which projects 4% growth in global trade in 2018, …

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Republic Day Celebration at New Mangalore Port Trust

    Mangalore: Port Wings News Network: New Mangalore Port Trust (NMPT) celebrated the 69th Republic Day with fervor and gaiety. The entire Port fraternity of NMPT participated in the celebrations held at the Stadium ground of the Port.  A vibrant parade by the CISF unit Panambur, NMPT Fire Service, …

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Republic Day Celebrations at Kamarajar Port

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The Nation’s 69th Republic Day was celebrated at Kamarajar Port on 26 January,2018. Capt.A.K.Gupta, General Manager (Marine Services) unfurled the National flag and delivered his speech on the occasion. Senior Officials and Employees of KPL, Port users, self help women group, School children and Public …

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Republic Day Celebrations at Kolkata Port

Kolkata: Port Wings News Network: The 69th Republic Day was celebrated at Kolkata Port T. Chairman, KoPT, unfurled the National Flag, inspected the columns and took salute at colourful parade by CISF unit of KoPT. On this significant occasion, Chairman appreciated commendable service rendered by CISF jawans.

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Seafarers Finally Return Home After 17 Months in Ajman, UAE

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) has announced that the 11 crew of the Panamanian flagged ‘Agean Princess’ have finally been able to return home to India and Myanmar, after a dispute between their ships operator and owner saw them held in Ajman, United Arab …

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Sri City SEZ Celebrates Republic Day

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The 69th Republic Day was celebrated with enthusiasm and zeal in Sri City SEZ. In a colourful ceremony held at the lawns of Business Centre Mrs. Vimala Kumari, Dy.  Superintendent of Police, Sri City, unfurled the National Flag, and took salute in an impressive parade …

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BIMCO Launches new Innovative Contract Editing Solution

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: BIMCO has taken a big step forward and launched an innovative new solution for editing contracts. The solution is called SmartCon, and it makes contractual work easier and more secure. The product was launched at an event in Singapore on 18 January 2018. Grant Hunter, …

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Exporters Must Focus on new Markets: Vice President Venkaiah Naidu

Chennai : Port Wings News Network: The Vice President of India, Mr M Venkaiah Naidu has asked India’s exporters to focus on new markets and new products including sunrise products which show higher growth in global trade including electric, electronic, Tele-communication equipment. Mr Naidu was addressing the gathering after conferring …

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Indo-Japan Coast Guards Conduct Joint Exercise Off Chennai

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: A joint Search and Rescue exercise named SAREX-18 was conducted in the Bay of Bengal off Chennai on 17 January between Indian and Japan Coast Guard. A total of nine ICG Ships besides eight aircraft participated in the exercise. Other stakeholders like the Indian Navy, …

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Korean Register Starts To Provide Statutory Services to Portugal

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Korean Register, an IACS member classification society, has been granted authorization by the Portugal Maritime Authority (DGRM) to deliver statutory services on behalf of the Portugal flag state. KR’s surveyors will now be carrying out vessel surveys and issuing certificates in accordance with international conventions. …

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