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  • Chittagong port

    Why can't we handle our cargo imports?

    The Chittagong Customs House (CCH) has given the job of scanning import cargo to a foreign company (SGS) at a cost of Tk 29 crore. While the CCH is claiming it could do the job itself for a mere Tk 4 crore a year, the fact remains that it failed to set up a permanent scanning department since 2012. We find it perplexing as to why the CCH personnel, who got trained as part of the original contract signed with SGS, got transferred by the time the

  • Cargo vessel owners withdraw strike

    Cargo vessel owners call off their strike following the government’s assurance of a fresh wage structure for the workers in the sector.

  • Apparel exporters fear UK's ban on air cargo

    Apparel exporters are concerned over the United Kingdom’s ban on cargo flights from Dhaka and say it might adversely effect the country’s exports.

  • World first 'drone-port' planned in Rwanda

    Cargo drone routes capable of delivering urgent and precious supplies to remote areas on a massive scale will be seen in Rwanda soon.