KPT asks terminal operators to ensure implementation of axle load regime

KARACHI: Karachi Port Trust (KPT) has asked terminal operators to ensure implementation of Axle Load Regime. Read more »

Worst weather halts flight operation at Skardu Airport

KARACHI: Worst weather conditions have halted flight operations at the world’s highest airports i.e. Skardu Airport, a statement said on Wednesday. Read more »

Karachi Ports handles largest ever vessel

KARACHI: Karachi Port Trust (KPT) has handled the largest ever vessel in the history of port activity in Pakistan with gross registered tonnage of 153,666 metric tons. Read more »

Gwadar Port starts exports operation: Razak Dawood

KARACHI: Gwadar Port has become operational for exports as a vessel loaded with three containers of seafood left for Far Eastern ports, said adviser to prime minister. Read more »

Gwadar Port ready for Afghan transit trade handling

ISLAMABAD: The ministry of commerce has said that Gwadar Port is ready for bulk cargo handling to and from Afghanistan. Read more »

Prime minister welcomes $240 million investment by Hutchison Port Holdings

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has welcomed fresh investment of $240 million by Hutchison Port Holdings and commitment of the company to the Pakistan’s economic prosperity. Read more »

Ban on trade with India not to apply shipment of documents

ISLAMABAD: The ministry of commerce has said that ban on trade with India will not apply on the shipment of documents related to personal or ministries. Read more »

New shipping policy to be in vogue soon: Ali Zaidi

KARACHI: New shipping policy will be in vogue very soon and it will bring huge investment in shipping sector, Syed Ali Haider Zaidi, Federal Minister for Maritime Affairs said on Monday. Read more »

KCAA urges shipping companies to observe normal working day on Saturday

KARACHI: Karachi Customs Agents Association (KCAA) on Thursday urged the shipping companies to remain open on Saturday August 17 in order to facilitate trade after week-long holidays. Read more »

Weather alert of wind-thunderstorm issued for ports

KARACHI: Weather alert of wind-thunderstorm has been issued for ports and fishermen for July 29 – 30, 2019 and authorities have been advised to take precautionary measures. Read more »

ECC approves tax incentives to shipping industry for next 10 years

ISLAMABAD: The Economic Coordination Committee of the Cabinet (ECC) on Wednesday extended tax incentives to shipping industry for next 10 years. Read more »

KPT issues Cyclone Vayu safety warning

KARACHI: Karachi Port Trust (KPT) on Thursday issued safety warning for ships in the wake of depression created due to ‘Cyclone Vayu’. Read more »