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Experts for formulating marine policy


Dhaka – Experts at a seminar on Monday underscored the need for formulating a marine policy and creating skilled manpower and infrastructure to tap the potentials of the sea-based ‘blue economy’.Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Maritime University (BSMRMU) and Bangladesh Marine Academy jointly arranged the seminar titled ‘Maritime governance: Challenge for Maritime Community’ at the Chittagong Club.
The speakers said the sea-based economy will control the maximum parts of the country’s economic development in near future.
BSMRMU Vice-chancellor Rear Admiral ASM Abdul Baten and Chittagong Port Authority Chairman Rear Admiral M Khaled Iqbal, among others, spoke at the seminar.
Former Director General of the Department of Shipping AKM Shafiullah presented the keynote paper at the programme.
Besides, five papers on separate issues were presented at the seminar.


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