Transshipment containers grew 14 percent to 464,269 unit though down from 483,732 pre-Covid
Delivery order fees capped
Cargo handled was 1,206,425 metric tonnes up from 420,421 metric tonnes a year ago.
Accumulated loses rise to Rs384bn
Sri Lanka's Bandaranaike International Airport received ACI accreditation on January 11.
More communication records missing
In January 2021 SriLankan was also awarded a “Platinum” standard for its extra safety measures and hygiene precautio...
Most ships routinely carry hazardous cargo subject to rules
Another vessel within sight
He had been managing director of the agency and Harbhour Master in Colombo
Some fish coming ashore have also had plastic nurdles (polypropylene granules) that had spilt from the ship.
Navigation warning lights to be installed to warn other ships
Plastics collection is a key focus
IMO expertise also sought
Expert Committees to assess longer term damage
Vessel carried over 800 tonnes of caustic soda and also urea
Up to June 09 no oil spill was reported on the vessel that carried sodium hydroxide
Maritime conventions have to be ratified, firefighting and other services upgraded
"We are doing a complete study (adyanayak) about the incident."
To get maximum compensation and channel to affected persons
Impartial investigation particularly keeping politics and geopolitics aside
Oil watch continues as bow bow goes under water
Police have questioned the captain, chief engineer and deputy chief engineer
"People have a right to know how the ship caught fire and why it could not be extinguished."
Goods have to be correctly declared for safe stowage
It is uncertain whether there is any oil on board
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