Chabahar Port Current Affairs, GK & News

Chabahar Port

The port of Chabahar is a sea port which is located in Chabahar, on the Gulf of Oman in southeastern Iran. It serves as the only seaport in Iran and consists of two separate ports called Shahid Beheshti and Shahid Kalantari. Both of these ports have five berths each. The development of the port was ..

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Chabahar Day conference started in Mumbai

On July 31, 2022, Chabahar Day Conference was launched in Mumbai, by Sarbanand Sonowal (Union Shipping Minister) and Shripad Naik (Minister of State for Shipping). Inauguration event was attended by dignitaries from Kazakhstan, Iran, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, and Afghanistan. India and Iran had inked the bilateral agreement in May 2016, in which India agreed ..

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India, Iran and Uzbekistan discuss on Joint use of Chabahar port

On December 14, 2021 India, Iran and Uzbekistan held talks on joint use of the Chabahar Port. They also underlined the importance role played by the port in enhancing regional connectivity. Key Points During the meeting, the three countries discussed further development of transportation corridor across the port. It was the second such virtual meeting among them on ..

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Khanjar: India-Kyrgyztan Military Exercise

India and Kyrgyztan recently held a joint Special Force Military Exercise called the “Khanjar”. The exercise was held at Bishek, the capital of Kyrgyzstan. About the Exercise The exercise was held for two weeks. It will focus on counter-terrorism and high-altitude and mountain trainings. The Khanjar exercise is held annually between India and Kyrgyzstan since ..

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Central Asia: Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan trans-border trade center

Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan have launched the construction of an international center for trade and economic cooperation called “Central Asia”. The Central Asia Trade center has been launched on the borders of the two countries. About the center The Center is to be constructed in an area of 400 hectares of land. It will have a ..

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India To Commemorate “Chabahar Day” On March 4

The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) stated that, India will commemorate the ‘Chabahar Day’ on March 4, 2021 on the margins of the ongoing Maritime India Summit 2021 which is being held in Delhi from March 2 to March 4. Highlights The virtual event will witness the participation of ministers from Afghanistan, Iran, Armenia, Russia, ..

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First Shipment of Afghan Goods via Chabahar to China Sent by Iran-India

Iran and India have shipped the first-ever shipment of transit goods to China via Chabahar Port. It comes on the backdrop of the US sanctions on Iran and the balance that Iran is trying to maintain between the rival of the USA, China and its ally, India. The shipment of dried fruit was sent from ..

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