What's New at CICT

Date News Title


Terminal operators at Colombo port ink pact to operate as one unit


“CICT promotes Colombo Port in Hong Kong


“CICT invests over $ 10 m towards green infrastructure at Colombo Port


“CICT highlights Colombo Port as a pivotal player in global trade at CILF


“CICT Sponsored the Best Innovative Exporter of the Year Award at the 25th Annual NCE Awards
01-08-2017 “Top 50 Professional and Career Women Awards” –Sri Lanka
30-07-2017 “Hambantota Port Agreement Signed
24-07-2017 “Top 50 Professional and Career Women Awards” –Sri Lanka
20-07-2017 CICT together with China Merchant Charity Fund donates six wheelchairs to SL tennis players
11-07-2017 CICT voted Best Container Terminal in Asia under 4 mn TEUs
06-07-2017 CICT wins best Asian container terminal under 4 million TEUs (Xinhua)
04-07-2017 CICT wins Best Container Terminal Asia award
14-06-2017 Navigating success in a man’s world
23-05-2017 CM Ports Investment in Tech Brings Largest Ships to Colombo
25-04-2017 CICT attracts first new service to Colombo from Ocean Alliance
08-02-2017 Wista Sri Lanka Organise Port Tour for Employee Families
04-01-2016 CICT surpasses 2 m TEU milestone in second full year of operation"
31-12-2016 CICT Achieved 2,000,000 TEU's "Historical Milestone In Second Full Year of Operation"
19-12-2016 CICT ‘Highly Commended’ at Lloyds List awards in Dubai
8-12-2016 Port Operator Award
03-11-2016 CICT funds two international-standard courts at SLTA for wheelchair tennis
24-10-2016 CICT brings Colombo Port to world attention at TPM Asia 2016
20-10-2016 CICT brings Colombo Port to world attention
29-09-2016 China Merchants Port Holdings Awarded Port Operator of the year at the Lloyd’s List Global Awards
23-09-2016 Maersk brings one of world’s largest ships to Colombo on September 23
04-09-2016 CMHI Name Change To China Merchants Port Holdings Company Limited (CMPH)
04-09-2016 CICT partners NAITA to offer training for Quay Crane Operators
04-07-2016 Updated CICT Mobile App Brochure
01-07-2016 CICT launches country’s first mobile app to track movement of containers
28-06-2016 CICT focused on building Colombo into major transhipment hub
06-06-2016 China Merchants Holdings records almost 9 percent growth in container throughput from January to May
30-05-2016 CICT becomes first terminal operator in Colombo to implement ‘e Boat Notes’
26-05-2016 CICT Supports National Disaster Recovery Effort
26-04-2016 CICT Represents Port of Colombo at Singapore Maritime Week
26-04-2016 CICT Attracts New Shipping Line To Port Of Colombo
20-04-2016 Colombo International Container Terminals seeks 10% volume growth in 2016
15-03-2016 Nelson Liu appointed Chairman of CICT, Ray Ren becomes CEO
26-01-2016 Colombo’s CICT breaks the 1.5 million box barrier
21-01-2015 CICT Mega Liners Boost Colombo Port Volume,s
13-12-2015 China Merchants Charitable Foundation donates US$ 60,000 valued 150 foldable intraocular lenses and cartridges for cataract surgeries to the National Eye Hospital -Sri Lanka
27-11-2015 CICT Enters Into A Strategic Cooperation Agreement on Container Logistic Development with Zhanjiang Port (Group) Co. Ltd of China
09-11-2015 Chinese Port In Colombo Strengthens String Of Pearls
08-11-2015 Chinese-built port terminal in Sri Lanka makes waves
06-11-2015 CICT to invest US$ 40 m for Green Port
06-10-2015 Colombo International Container Terminal to invest US$ 40 m for Green Port
01-09-2015 CICT Achieved the 1 Million TEUs milestone
15-08-2015 Shippers call for port expansion
01-08-2015 Sri Lanka Shippers Council punctuates electronic exactitude to Colombo
31-07-2015 Sri Lanka eyes port potential
27-07-2015 Container Cargo Handling : Colombo Port grabbing slice of Singapore’s business: expert
21-07-2015 15,500 TEU MAERSK Line Ship in Operation at CICT
13-07-2015 CICT Attracts New Service
06-03-2015 “Chinese speed” elevating Colombo South Harbour to mega port: CICT CEO
09-06-2014 CICT welcomed the maiden call of M/V OOCL Singapore
13-03-2014 CMHI Group Golden Medal of Safety
20-10-2013 Ms. Yan Juanqi's visit to CICT
18-10-2013 CICT Awarded Outstanding Unit of State-owned Key Enterprises;
12-08-2013 CICT attracts first 12,000 TEU mega-carrier container vessel to Port of Colombo