Description : The report contains the proceedings of the Half-yearly General Meeting of the Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industries held on Tuesday, 18th February 1879. It discusses overland mail service, license tax, customs: import duties, cutoms: revision of tariff, customs: penal clauses of the Act, customs: duty on bonded salt, cargo boats, jetty charges, hospital dues, bill to provide for detention of unseaworthy vessels, survey certificates of Indian passenger steamers, compulsory pilotage in the Hooghly, compulsory pilotage in the port of Chandbally, East Indian Railway-delivery of goods at Howrah, East Indian Railway- block at Cawnpore, Eastern Bengal Railway- carriage of jute, telegraph services and telegraph ciphers, weather reports and registered rainfall, value-payable overland parcels, postal service with Serajgunge, Calcutta canals, country coal as ballast for emigrant vessels, port trust for Rangoon, registration of the Treaty of Tientsin, York-Antwerp rules of general average, importation of India rubber into Arrakan, 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 1878 to 31st October 1878
Reference Number : BCCI_Report_1878
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