• Short Summary

    WEST GERMANY MAY FINANCE A NEW BERTHING PROJECT IN MALAYA, ONE OF THE COUNTRY'S BIGGEST DEVELOPMENT SCHEMES SINCE INDEPENDENCE.

  • Description

    WEST GERMANY MAY FINANCE A NEW BERTHING PROJECT IN MALAYA, ONE OF THE COUNTRY'S BIGGEST DEVELOPMENT SCHEMES SINCE INDEPENDENCE.TWO GERMAN GOVERNMENT REPRESENTATIVES, DOCTORS ALFRED BECKER AND RUDOLF SCHROEDER, ARE CURRENTLY IN MALAYA TO STUDY THE PROJECT.THEY ARE EXPECTED TO REPORT BACK TO BONN BEFORE A LOAN IS NEGOTIATED.

    THE SCHEME COMPRISES SIX DEEP-WATER BERTHS CAPABLE OF HANDLING A MILLION TONS OF CARGO A YEAR.IT WILL COST ABOUT 50 MILLION MALAYAN DOLLARS AND INVOLVE RECLAMATION OF 150 ACRES OF MANGROVE SWAMP AND SEA-BED AT BUTTERWORTH, NORTHERN MALAYA.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2E55PBMUJWUFZV71U9WDOOYTE
    Media URN:
    VLVA2E55PBMUJWUFZV71U9WDOOYTE
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/05/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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