Tag: Bay of Bengal

  • Bangladesh strengthening coastguards

    Boost to maritime security. Bangladesh strengthening coastguards to stop human trafficking Bangladesh has undertaken a Tk 4.6 billion project to strengthen the coastguards to thwart illegal activities on its shores. […]

  • India, Bangladesh to fight maritime crimes

    Two countries work together to clamp down on crime. India, Bangladesh to fight maritime crimes Indian Coast Guard and Bangladesh Coast Guard officers held a high-level meeting in New Delhi […]

  • Bay of Bengal pirate attack

    Bay of Bengal remains highly dangerous for fishing vessels. 8 fishermen injured by bullets in Bay Eight fishermen were injured by bullets as pirates attacked their trawlers in the Bay […]

  • 38 illegal migrants feared dead

    Suspected traffickers also rescued.  38 illegal migrants feared dead as trawler capsizes Tarek Mahmud, Chittagong At least 38 people are feared dead after an overcrowded fishing trawler, carrying Malaysia-bound illegal […]

  • A Three-Dimensional Bangladesh Navy

    A ‘Three-Dimensional’ Bangladesh Navy in the Bay of Bengal As the Bangladesh Navy slowly builds capacity, India should seek to engage its neighbor. By Pushan Das As the Bangladesh Navy inches […]

  • Bangladesh’s maritime security needs beefing up

    Crime still a major issue.  Bangladesh’s maritime security needs beefing up Nahela Nowshin An arbitral tribunal established under Annex VII of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the […]

  • Bangladesh CG to be more active

    Government seeks to reinforce security. PM asks coast guards to protect maritime areas Govt committed to turning ‘Blue Economy’ concept into reality Prime Minister (PM) Sheikh Hasina directed Thursday the […]

  • Indian East coast security boosted

    Indian Coast Guard increasing vigilance. Vigil along eastern coast shored up, says IG R. SIVARAMAN Commander, Coast Guard Region (East) Inspector General Satya Prakash Sharma on Wednesday said vigil on […]

  • Pirates kidnap 14 fishermen

    Piracy still a major problem in the Bay of Bengal. Pirates kidnap 14 fishermen in Patuakhali Pirates kidnapped 14 fishermen from the Bay of Bengal under Kalapara upazila of Patuakhali on […]

  • Bangladesh cuts piracy by 70%

    Chittagong no longer listed as high risk. Bangladesh cuts 70% piracy at Bay of Bengal with US support Bangladeshi and American maritime partnership has made the Bay of Bengal “more […]