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Sri Lanka enters port deal with Japan, India

Sri Lanka enters port deal with Japan, India

Sri Lanka Tuesday announced it is entering into partnership with India and Japan to develop a deep-sea container terminal next to a controversial $500-million Chinese-run container jetty in Colombo harbour.

26 workers injured in grenade attack in Pakistani port

26 workers injured in grenade attack in Pakistani port

There was no claim of responsibility for the attack, one of three on Thursday in the gas-rich southwestern province of Baluchistan.

Sri Lanka ends decades-long occupation of Tamil port

Sri Lanka ends decades-long occupation of Tamil port

Sri Lanka's military said Tuesday it has ended its occupation of a major fishing harbour after 27 years and allowed Tamil civilians in the former war zone to take back their land.

Dubai's DP World to manage Somaliland port

Dubai's DP World to manage Somaliland port

Dubai-based ports operator DP World said Monday it had won a concession to manage a port at Berbera in the breakaway republic of Somaliland for 30 years, in an investment of up to $442 million.

Al Ruwais port receives first barge

Al Ruwais port receives first barge

The Al Ruwais port received the first barge, Az Kunming, with a cargo of 14,700 tonnes of gabbro.