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Sunday, January 19, 2020

Chabahar Port


Need India's support to provide rails to develop Chabahar Port: Iran Foreign Minister

January 17, 2020 9:27 pm

Chabahar, which is located 72 kilometers west of Pakistan’s Gwadar port, holds immense strategic and economic significance for India. Apart from cultivating diverse strategic and economic interests, the port is being developed to provide an alternative trade route between India and Afghanistan.

India, Iran agree to speed up work on Chabahar

December 23, 2019 4:26 am

Jaishankar, who is on a two-day visit to Iran, co-chaired the 19th Joint Commission Meeting with Zarif. He is also expected to call upon Iranian President Hassan Rouhani.

US gives 'narrow exemption' to India from sanctions on Chabahar for Afghan aid: Official

December 19, 2019 4:55 pm

The Chabahar port -- being jointly developed by India, Iran and Afghanistan -- is considered a gateway to golden opportunities for trade by the three countries with central Asian nations. It is located on the Indian Ocean in the Sistan and Baluchistan province of Iran.

First consignment of Afghan exports through Chabahar flagged off

February 25, 2019 6:54 am

Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani flagged off the first consignment of Afghan exports to India through Chabahar Port on Sunday at a ceremony held at Zaranj in Afghanistan’s Nimroz Province.

The regional great game

February 01, 2019 12:05 am

Crystallisation of Pakistan-Saudi Arabia and India-Iran axes will set off ripples in the region

Chabahar port: India, Afghanistan, Iran agree on routes for trade, transit corridors

December 25, 2018 2:47 am

On the occasion, India Ports Global Limited company opened its office and took over operations at the Shaheed Behesti port at Chabahar.

Afghanistan appreciates US' flexibility towards exempting Chabahar port from Iran sanctions

December 18, 2018 1:01 pm

Last month, the Trump administration exempted India from imposition of certain sanctions for the development of the strategically-located Chabahar Port in Iran, along with the construction of the railway line connecting it with Afghanistan.

India strongly condemns Chabahar terror attack

December 06, 2018 5:00 pm

MEA said India condemned the "despicable terror" attack. At least two people were killed and several wounded outside police headquarters in the port city of Chabahar when a suicide bomber blew up a car.

US experts hail move to exempt India from certain sanctions for Chabahar Port development in Iran

November 08, 2018 5:28 pm

The port in the Sistan-Balochistan province on the energy-rich nations southern coast is easily accessible from India's western coast and is increasingly seen as a counter to Pakistan's Gwadar Port, which is being developed with Chinese investment.

US reviewing India's Chabahar port development, says official

September 13, 2018 5:29 pm

The Chabahar port is being considered a gateway to golden opportunities for trade by India, Iran and Afghanistan with central Asian countries.