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sea port

A land facility designated for reception of personnel or materiel moved by sea, and that serves as an authorized port of entrance into or departure from the country in which located. See also port of debarkation; port of embarkation.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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There were others, too, ten of them all told, the scum of the South Sea ports; but Gust and Momulla and Kai Shang were the brains and cunning of the company.
Batumi Sea Port has revealed cargo transportation volumes for the first half of this year.
State Minister for Shipping Khaled Mahmud Chowdhury on Monday declared that Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina had embarked upon a multidimensional initiative to infuse dynamism into the country's premier sea port, Chattogram, reports BSS.
According to him, the consultant of the project had explained the viability of the project and expressed optimism that the proposed Deep Sea Port in the state would change the landscape of the state, while it would also create massive job opportunities when it takes off in the state.
BASRA: Iraq's most revered Shi'ite cleric called for a political shakeup in Baghdad and a halt to violence against demonstrators on Friday, after days of deadly protests tore through the main city in the south and shut the country's main sea port. Ayatollah Ali Sistani, the ultimate authority for most members of Iraq's Shi'ite majority, placed blame for the unrest with political leaders and said a new government should be formed, different from its predecessors".
He said the sea port system, which was designed for handling 12 million tonnes of cargo each year, currently hosts 23 cargo ships from 15 shipping agencies from Europe, the US, Hong Kong and Singapore per week.
President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov inaugurated a new international cargo and passenger sea port at the Turkmen bank of the Caspian Sea, the president's press service said.
ISLAMABAD -- Chairman Gwadar Port Authority Dostain Khan Jamaldini has said on Monday that completion of Gwadar deep sea port and China Pakistan Mega Project (CPEC) mega project would bring a new economic revolution not only in the country rather the entire region.
The Joint Coordination Committee (JCC) of the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) has finally approved Keti Bandar Deep Sea Port as the part the initiative what many call it a game changer.
SANAA, Yemen -- Military officials and residents say al-Qaida has taken control of a major airport, a sea port and an oil terminal in southern Yemen after brief clashes with troops.
Request of best offers & proposals from Egyptian, Arab & Foreign companies to participate in the bidding towards a project under BOT for the construction, operation & management of a yachts marina and a logistics area at Sharm El Sheikh Sea Port on 66,700 meters land.