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Kakinada

(kəkĭnä`də), formerly

Cocanada

(kōkənä`də), town (1991 pop. 327,541), Andhra Pradesh state, SE India, on the Godavari River delta. A coastal trading port on the Bay of Bengal, it is now a district administrative center and a market for sugarcane, peanuts, tobacco, cotton, and iron ore. There is a flour-milling factory and a salt-processing plant.

Kakinada

 

(Cocanada), city and port in India, located on the Bay of Bengal in the Godavari River delta in Andhra Pradesh. Population, 164, 200 (1971). Kakinada is linked with the sea by a system of canals in the delta. Cotton, rice, flour, tobacco, and steel ingots are exported. In the city and its environs there is metallurgy, salt production, and small ship building.

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Tenders are invited for providing and fixing false ceiling and old iron painting for staircase and cables trays and minor repairs at kakinada municipal corporation.
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The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has directed the Philippine Embassy in New Delhi to assist the 21 Filipino seamen who were left stranded at the Kakinada Port for more than three months after being abandoned by their Greek employers.
GMR Infrastructure said on Monday that it has inked pacts with Guizhou International Investment Corp ( GiIC), a consortium of three Chinese manufacturing firms, to set up units at its special economic zone ( SEZ) in Kakinada, Andhra Pradesh, which will pave the way for $ 3.5- billion investment in the next five years.
India, April 28 -- Sravan Shippings will invest Rs 135 crore over the next two years for setting up container freight stations (CFS) at the port cities of Kakinada and Krishnapatnam.
"We are pleased to have reached an agreement with Reliance and Kakinada Sea Ports to implement the LNG terminal in AP," Royal Dutch Shell global head of LNG De la Rey Venter said in a statement.
It added that Andhra Pradesh Gas Infrastructure Corporation, a joint venture of AP Industrial Infrastructure Corporation and AP Genco, has issued an expression of interest (EoI) to build a 90km stretch of the pipeline from Kakinada to Vizag.
Sembmarine Kakinada Limited (SKL), a joint venture of Singapore-based Sembawang Shipyard Pvt Ltd and Kakinada Seaports Ltd, has established a shipyard at Kakinada port worth $375 million to cater to offshore units and merchant vessels operating in Indian waters.
Summary: GAC India has rolled out a series of green initiatives at its Kakinada offshore base with the objective of minimizing its environmental impact on the local area, while continuing to provide a safe, secure and efficient base for the storage, maintenance and transport of vital equipment for the offshore industry.
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Summary: Kakinada (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Jan 5 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu's convoy was blocked allegedly by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders while he was going to attend various programs in Kakinada on Friday.
International Resource News-26 November 2009-Sembawang Shipyard signs contract with Kakinada Seaports(C)2009 ENPublishing - http://www.enpublishing.co.uk