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Dhaka Friday,  Sep 17, 2021

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Member Secretary of the National Committee to Protect Oil, Gas, Mineral Resources, Power and Port Professor Anu Muhammad has asked the government to implement the Phulbari agreement, which remained pending for 15 years. “Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina herself said that the consequences will be grave if the agreement is not executed. The Awami League government has been in power for the last 10 years but they have not implemented it... »
Speakers on Saturday stressed long-term planning over a stable tariff structure for both electricity and naturals gas to help investors plan potential and investment plans. Otherwise, the country’s business people and potential investors will not be interested to make investment plans seeing the uncertainty or instability in power and energy tariffs, they said. Speakers came up with the comments at a webinar organised by Forum for Energy Reporters Bangladesh (FERB),... »
BSS: State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid today said the ideal of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman is the main foundation for building developed Sonar Bangla. “Bangladesh will turn into a prosperous and developed country in line with the Vision-2021 and Vision-2041,” he said while inaugurating ‘Mujib Corner’ at corporate office of the North-West Power Generation Company Ltd on virtual platform on the... »
Summit Corporation and Beximco Holdings, two of the country’s largest conglomerates, awarded a matching grant of BDT 45 million per annum for three years to JAAGO Foundation, enabling them to educate 4,000 students across Bangladesh. JAAGO, utilizes their UNESCO award winning teaching model using ICT to ensure education over telephone calls, short messaging service and video conferencing system. This is even more important while the education institutions are closed due... »
PTI:The 1,320-MW Rampal Power Plant is being built by BIFPC, the joint venture between India’s NTPC Limited and Bangladesh Power Development Board.The first consignment of coal for a thermal power plant being developed by State-owned NTPC Limited through a joint venture in Bangladesh is getting ready at the port in Kolkata and will be shipped to Mongla Port in the neighbouring country in the next 2-3 days, an official said... »
UNB, Dhaka:Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said the government wants to develop the country and for that reason it needs more energy. “We want the development of our country. That’s why we need energy,” she said when Special US Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry called on her at her the Gono Bhaban. PM’s press secretary Ihsanul Karim later briefed reporters. He said the prime minister mentioned that as a... »
bdnews Bangladesh and India have signed five memoranda of understanding or MoU in Dhaka to enhance cooperation in disaster management, trade, IT and sports among other fields. The MoUs were exchanged after a bilateral meeting headed by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her Indian counterpart at her office on Saturday, her Press Secretary Ihsanul Karim said. The two leaders also inaugurated several development projects via videoconferencing.Modi handed 1.2 million coronavirus... »
From Daily Star Digital:Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said both India and Bangladesh want to see stability, love, and peace in the world instead of instability, terror and unrest. Both the countries want to see the world progressing through their own progress, Narendra Modi said while addressing Matua community in Orakandi of Gopalganj’s Kashiani, Bangladesh. India and Bangladesh have proven their capabilities during the Coronavirus pandemic and today, both... » Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has paid tribute to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at his final resting place in Tungipara on the second day of his Bangladesh visit.Modi was greeted with flowers by his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina, accompanied by her younger sister Sheikh Rehana on Saturday. Modi laid a wreath at the tomb of the architect of an independent Bangladesh. Here’s what the Indian prime minister wrote in... »
BSS:Visiting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi today paid tribute to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at Tungipara in Gopalganj on the occasion of the birth centenary of Bangabandhu and Golden Jubilee of the country’s Independence. The Indian Premier paid homage to Bangabandhu by placing a wreath at his mausoleum there. After laying the wreath, Narendra Modi stood in solemn silence for some time as a mark of... »