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Dhaka Sunday,  Oct 22, 2017

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Ramna-chayanot-energy bangla The nation is set to celebrate “Pahela Baishakh”, Bengali New Year 1424, amid much enthusiasm and traditional gaiety on Friday. Different socio-cultural organizations and government institutions will organize different programs including musical functions, colorful marches and street side Baishakhi fairs in the city as elsewhere across the country to welcome the Bengali New Year. Chhayanat Sangeet Vidyatan, a leading institutions of Bengali culture, will welcome the new year playing Sitar... »
dav International Islamic Trade and Finance Corporation (IITFC) has come up with a proposal for funding country’s power and energy infrastructure projects. The proposal came when an IITFC high level delegation called on State Minister for Power and Energy Nasrul Hamid at his secretariat office in the city yesterday. The IITFC – an extended hand of Islamic Development Group – is now funding for petroleum fuels purchase. But the funding has... »
Indo-Bangla-Meeting-03 Bangladesh and India have signed 22 deals, with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi heralding a “golden era” in bilateral relations. List of Agreements, MoUs between Bangladesh, India Defence, civil nuclear cooperation and cyber security are among the agreements. Hasina and Modi led the delegations of their two countries to the official talks held on Saturday in New Delhi. Here are the salient points: >> Under... »
BENAPOLE-Train-1 Bangladesh and India have started the trial run of passenger train services between Khulna and Kolkata with the arrival of a train at Petrapole along the border. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee jointly flagged off the train service via video-conferencing from New Delhi. Regular services between the Kolkata station and Khulna will start in July, the Press Trust of... »
Hasina-Modi-Meeting-1 Prime Minister Narendra Modi made the announcement during the joint media briefing at the Hyderabad House after his one-on-one-meeting with Hasina and the bilateral talks. Modi rolled out a $4.5 billion line of concessional credit for the implementation of projects in Bangladesh. This brings India’s funding for Bangladesh to more than $8 billion over the past six years. Announcing an additional $500 million to Bangladesh for military supplies, Modi said:... »
2017-04-08_bss-28_633064 Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi today acknowledged the Teesta issue to have drawn “greatest attention” in regard to bilateral relations and expressed his “firm belief” that it would find an early solution. “I firmly believe that it is only my government and Excellency Sheikh Hasina, your government, that can and will find an early solution to Teesta water sharing,” Modi said in a statement after talks her visiting Bangladesh counterpart... »
hajaribag-power-energybangla-337x205 The Department of Environment (DoE) started disconnecting the utilityservices including electricity to the tanneries which have not moved yet from Hajaribagh to Savar following a recent High Court order. A team consisted of DoE director general (FG) Md Raisul Alam Mondal and two officials from Dhaka district administration and two magistrates conducted drives against the tanneries that have not relocated their tanneries at Savar. Following the High Court order, the... »
india-Bangladesh energy bangla According to the International Relations expert, Bangladesh is about to reach a new height in terms of maintaining regional and sub-regional cooperation activities with its neighboring countries. Today the Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is going for a 4-day visit to India, where a plentiful number of deals, agreements and MoUs are anticipated to be signed which will only strengthen Dhaka’s stance in regional cooperation. Bangladesh, starving for energy amid huge... »
_MG_0658.jpg This year, at least 20 students from Bangladesh will receive scholarship for higher education in Russia in the field of nuclear engineering. The scholarships are given under the quotas of Russia’s state nuclear power corporation ROSATOM. This was informed by Alexander Demin, Director of the Russian Center of Science and Culture in Dhaka. Bangladeshi students will study in some major universities, including National Research Nuclear University MEPhI in Moscow and... »
President pm energy bangla The nation is celebrating the 47th Independence and National Day today with a fresh vow to uphold the spirit of the Liberation War and build a “Sonar Bangla” as dreamt by Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. On this auspicious occasion, glowing tributes were paid to the martyrs and veterans of the War of Liberation. The National Memorial at Savar is the main venue of the celebration of... »