Merchant Shipping Act 1958 Current Affairs, GK & News

Iwai Ship Carrying Bhutanese Cargo flagged off from Assam to Bangladesh

In a first ever movement of its kind, IWAI (Inland Waterways Authority of India) ship carrying Bhutanese cargo was flagged off from Dhubri in Assam to Narayanganj in Bangladesh over Brahmaputra River and the Indo Bangladesh Protocol Route. The cargo carrying stone from Bhutan to be delivered in Bangladesh was digitally flagged-off by Mansukh Mandaviya, ..




Delhi HC Quashed Notification on Commercial Rights of Ships

The Delhi High Court has quashed the notification under the ‘Make in India’ program which provided preferential commercial treatment to ‘Indian built ships’. Notification of Central Government The notification stated that the chartering of ships/vessels through the open/global tender process should give preference to bidders who offer Indian built ships. As a result, the Indian-built ..