Mongla Port

Tk 4,282cr project for developing Mongla Port

China to fund it; AIIB to finance power supply infrastructure; proposals to be placed before Ecnec today

First vessel of 8.5-metre draft anchors at Mongla port

The Singapore-flagged MV Maersk Nusantara carried 489 TEUs of goods

Cyclone Mocha / Signal 10 for Cox’s Bazar port, 8 for Chattogram, Payra

The maritime port in Cox's Bazar has been asked to hoist cautionary signal (Great Danger Signal) 10 as cyclone Mocha has intensified into an extremely severe cyclonic storm over the east central Bay of Bengal.

Mongla port expansion makes headway

The Mongla Port Authority’s plan to undertake a massive development work to expand, modernise and build the capacity of the port has received a major boost as uncertainty over funding is set to disappear. 

Mongla port upgrade: Tk 6,014 crore deal inked with Indian firm

Egis India Consulting Engineers Private Limited has been appointed as the consultant for a capacity building project worth Tk 6,014 crore at Mongla port, the second largest seaport in Bangladesh.

Record 1,280 cars reach Mongla port in single consignment

The Mongla Port made a new record on August 7 when a Malaysian ship— MV Malaysia Star—reached the port in Bagerhat with 1,280 reconditioned cars from Japan in a single consignment.

Cyclone Asani moves northwestwards; heavy rainfall likely in 3 divisions

Severe cyclonic storm ‘Asani’ over west central Bay and adjoining southeast Bay moved northwestwards and now lies over west central Bay and adjoining area.

Meghalaya CM hails decision to allow use of Ctg, Mongla ports

India's Meghalaya state Chief Minister Conrad Sangma yesterday welcomed the decision to open the Chittagong port to facilitate trade with India's Northeastern states, saying it will cut transportation cost and expose their goods to international markets.

Dhaka, Delhi sign deal on port use

India and Bangladesh yesterday signed three agreements for allowing New Delhi to use Mongla and Chattogram ports as transit points to access India's northeastern states for trade.

August 12, 2017
August 12, 2017

First consignment of Indian rice arrives

The first consignment of rice that the government purchased from India has arrived at the Mongla Port and would begin to be unloaded tonight.

July 30, 2015
July 30, 2015

'Komen' crossing Ctg coast, weakens slightly

The cyclonic storm “Komen” has weakened slightly and started crossing Chittagong coast near Sandwip around 9:00pm.

March 27, 2015
March 27, 2015

Youth locked in container for hours

The Mongla port authorities rescue a youth who was locked inside a container in a critical condition