Description : The report contains the proceedings of the Half-yearly General Meeting of the Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industries held on Monday, 18th February 1878. It discusses financial operations of government, Hooghly bridge and toll, Coolie strike, port commissioners jetty charges and appropriation of surplus revenue, insufficiency of jetty accommodation and cargo boats, cargo boats, pilot service, consolidated Customs bill, customs, duty on salt in private and goevernment golaks, mofussil insolvency law, supply bills on government treasuries in Assam, Jute Warehouse Act, port commissioners bye-laws, port of Gibraltar: tobacco trade with Calcutta, official publication of weather reports, East Indian Railway, stocks and consumption of food grains in Madras famine districts, importation and storage of inflammable oils, improvement of Indian wheat, registration of British trade marks, local purchases of government stores, resolution by government of Bengal on annual report of marine department, lighting the approaches to the Hooghly, reported abolition of sorting overland letters, presidency courts of small causes, port of Rouen, new members, funds of the Chamber, revised tonnage for the port of Calcutta, schedule of commission charges, members of the Chamber, rules and regulations of the Chamber.
Title : Report of the Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industries from 1st May to 31st October 1877
Reference Number : BCCI_Report_1877
Digital file name(s)(.pdf) : BCCI_Report_1877.pdf
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