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British Royal Navy ship visits Bangladesh  

Narinjara 17 Jan 2023
British High Commissioner to Bangladesh Robert Chatterton Dickson said this visit is another example of the UK's long history of defence cooperation with Bangladesh, especially in the maritime domain.  ... cooperation with Bangladesh," he said.

Asian Shipbreaking Business Ends 2022 at Low Levels

The Maritime Executive 11 Jan 2023
However, due to a range of issues, it is unclear what role India, Bangladesh, and Pakistan will play in a market rebound ... GMS points out that while the overall numbers have been dwindling, India had a recent advantage as none of the Pakistani yards and only a few in Bangladesh are HKC approved.

Bangladesh Orders Four Ships from China in Fleet Expansion Effort

The Maritime Executive 06 Jan 2023
Bangladesh has become the latest country to launch plans to expand its national commercial shipping fleet ... China built and financed six new ships for Bangladesh in 2018 and 2019 (BSC) ... To support the growth of commercial shipping in Bangladesh, the government reported it will expand its current maritime training programs.

India eyes Bangladesh askey market for military hardware

Hindustan Times 03 Jan 2023
During recent visits to India, Bangladesh Air Force personnel visited facilities where such aircraft are maintained, the people said ... In this context, the people noted that the Indian side has been pressing Bangladesh to implement a memorandum of understanding inked in 2019 for providing a coastal radar system for maritime security.

UN urges countries to help Rohingya at sea as hundreds land in Indonesia

Dawn 28 Dec 2022
It said on Monday said 2022 could be one of the deadliest years at sea in almost a decade for the Rohingya with a growing number of them fleeing desperate conditions in refugee camps in Bangladesh ... The Rohingya have long been persecuted in Buddhist-majority Myanmar, which borders Bangladesh.

India-Bangladesh to start CEPA negotiations, bilateral trade to touch $32 billion

Financial Express 19 Dec 2022
The focus of Bangladesh’s commerce minister Tipu Munshi’s visit will also be on getting more essential items including wheat from India when the minister arrives ... Also ReadCEPA, maritime security on Bangladesh PM’s visit agenda next month ... FMs of India and Bangladesh to discuss maritime security and FTA later this month.

NZ Receives First P-8A Poseidon

MENA FN 12 Dec 2022
(MENAFN - Bangladesh Monitor) New Zealand received the first of four Boeing P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft in a ceremony at the Museum of Flight. –As a maritime nation, delivery of the P-8A ... .

Indian Navy participates in first international fleet review in Bangladesh

Live Mint 09 Dec 2022
“This was the first International Fleet Review to be hosted by Bangladesh ... The presence of the Indian Navy at the maiden IFR hosted by Bangladesh was thus an apt reiteration of strong bilateral relations between India and Bangladesh and the role of the Indian Navy in strengthening defence cooperation in the maritime domain.

Conference on coastal security held

The Times of India 02 Dec 2022
Defence secretary on Thursday stressed the importance of greater collaboration between and maritime law enforcement agencies of Maldives, Sri Lanka, Mauritius and Bangladesh ... for all in maritime domain.

Chennai hosting Coastal Security Conference

The Times of India 01 Dec 2022
Defence secretary Giridhar Aramane stressed on the importance of greater collaboration between coast guards and maritime law enforcement agencies of the Maldives, Sri Lanka, Mauritius and Bangladesh ... been the India’s vision of Safety and Growth for all (SAGAR) in maritime domain.

Direct shipping is better than third-country EXIM cargo

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 14 Nov 2022
After the settlement of maritime boundary delimitation in the ...

Indian Navy’s Goa Maritime Symposium to commence from Monday

Live Mint 29 Oct 2022
The fourth edition of the Goa Maritime Symposium (GMS) is being conducted by the Naval War College (NWC) at Goa from 31 October to 1 November 2022, the Ministry of Defence said in a statement.“The participants of the Symposium comprise Captains/ Commanders and equivalent-rank ...

Indian Coast Guard Rescues 20 Fishermen After Storm in Bay of Bengal

The Maritime Executive 28 Oct 2022
when it reached the center of the bay, off Vishakhapatnam, it turned abruptly northwards and made directly for Bangladesh ... During a flight off Sagar Island, about 90 nm from the India-Bangladesh maritime boundary, an ICG aircraft spotted capsized fishing boats and men clinging to debris in the water.

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