What's New at CICT

Date News Title


CICT salvages storm-ravaged MV Theseus


CICT adjudged Best Container Terminal in Asia for second successive year


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