Description : The report is divided into 3 parts. Part I contains the proceedings of the Annual Ordinary General Meeting, the Committee Report of 1st February 1889 to 31st January 1890; miscellaneous reports; sub-committee reports; rules and regulations; members and committee of the Chamber and Mercantile Associations. Part II contains documents and correspondence on the railways; railway construction; coal traffic; goods traffic; note by Alexander Izat; Accelerated Mail service; Indian Factories Act; measures of length; paper currency reserve; Indian ports Bill; Calcutta Port Bill; Amendment of Sea Customs Law and Indian Tariff Acts; award of costs by Marine courts; privileges of foreign mail steamers; Inland Steam Vessels Act; Inland Steam Ships Act; amended form of Bill of Health; fires in jute vessels; oily waste; short delivery of jute at Dundee; coast trade in coal; alterations in rules affecting shipping; closing of deck openings in emigrant vessels; exchange of payment of seamen's wages; legality of Bills of Lading signed by ships' agents; certificates of origin; proposed lighthouse at the mouth of the river Devi; working of the port - movement of cargo boats, pilot service, kerosine oil trade, removal of office of Health Officer, loading of vessels at Diamond Harbour. hospital accommodation for Shipping at Chittagong; Indian Merchandise Marks Act; holidays; court of small causes; precious metals; municipal; fire brigade; the Mint; the Indian Companies Act; inland emigration; wheat; silk; salween timber duty; technical education; tariff in French Indo-Chinese possesssions; rhea cultivation in China; English plate duties. Part III contains the Appendices.
Title : Report of the Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industries from 1st February 1889 to 31st January, 1890
Reference Number : BCCI_Report_1889_1890
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