The Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) has permitted Indian-flag vessels to make calls en route at Sri Lankan and Bangladeshi ports during their EXIM and domestic services. Continue Reading
Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) and Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today for jointly developing infrastructure for fuels, lubricating oil, LPG, Natural Gas Continue Reading
In a big step to promote the Make in India initiative and incentivize shipbuilding activity in the country, the Ministry of Shipping has revised its guidelines for chartering of ships Continue Reading
World’s largest container shipping company Maersk Line will move 16 containers on river Ganga (National Waterway-1) from Varanasi to Kolkata tomorrow. Maersk moves 12 million containers yearly across the globe. Continue Reading
The Union Cabinet chaired by PM Narendra Modi has approved the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Maritime issues between India and Denmark. The MoU is proposed to be signed during Continue Reading
After the success of container cargo being shipped from Kolkata to Varanasi earlier this year, Bihar’s capital Patna will be witness to a new landmark in India’s Inland Water Transport Continue Reading
To make shipping on national waterways more lucrative, Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) has taken up a pilot project to demonstrate methanol as a maritime fuel. Along with procurement Continue Reading
Blue Economy is a critical aspect to India’s economic development agenda says Shipping Minister Gadkari.
At Sustainable Blue Economy Conference held in Kenya, Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister for Shipping, Road Transport & Highways, Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation has said that India endorses the Continue Reading
Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) will transport container cargo belonging to the food and beverage giant PepsiCo (India) from Kolkata to Varanasi on river Ganga (National Waterway-1) tomorrow. This Continue Reading
Essel Group enters India’s Cruise Tourism business with the purchase of 1700pax Pacific Jewel Cruise ship.
With the successful launch of Angriya cruise on Mumbai – Goa route, the new dawn of Cruise Tourism is expected to begin with as early as 2019. Zen Cruises Pvt Continue Reading