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Dhaka Thursday,  Oct 19, 2017

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eurenium Russia’s state-owned nuclear corporation Rosatom reached an agreement with the American counterpart for pilot testing of their new TVS-K nuclear fuel in Western-designed reactors at US-based nuclear power plants. In May, Rosatom’s TVEL Fuel Company and Global Nuclear Fuel–Americas (GNF-A ), a leading US supplier of fuel for boiling-water reactors, including uranium dioxide and MOX fuel, set up a consortium to promote Russian TVS-K fuel. As a member of the... »
rooppur Bangladesh has signed a credit agreement of about 11.38b USD with Russian Federation to build the much talked Ruppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP); which in terms of the amount will be the single largest amount of foreign loan in the history of Bangladesh. The deal signing ceremony held in the city of Moscow on Tuesday. According to the master plan, the construction of the RNPP is scheduled to begin in... »
rooppur-power-plant-360x180 The credit deal on Ruppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP) is going to be signed on the coming 26th of July. This, without any doubt, is one of the largest Power Plant project yet for Bangladesh and also the first of its kind in this country. The government is likely to sign this 11.38b USD credit deal with the Russian Federation, which in terms of the amount will be the single... »
Bangladeshi kids at Russia A group of three Bangladeshi children left Dhaka yesterday (July 8, 2016) to participate in the International Children Festival – NucKids 2016 to be held in Russia. The festival will take place in different cities of Russia including St. Petersburg and Moscow from July 10 to August 21, 2016. Russia’s State Nuclear Energy Corporation – ROSATOM is the main host of the NucKids 2016. 70 children from 7 countries including... »
kudankula npp Scientists at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP) are gearing up to make the second unit attain criticality by tomorrow evening, sources said today. “The first approach to attain criticality began last evening and right now the process is on. We are expecting to attain criticality by tomorrow late evening”, official sources said. Atomic Energy Regulatory Board had given its consent to the Nuclear Power Corporation of India, a PSU... »
DSC00611-273x205 The cabinet on Monday approved the draft of the inter-governmental state credit agreement to be signed between Bangladesh and Russia for constructing the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant. The approval came from the regular weekly meeting of the cabinet held at Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban with prime minister Sheikh Hasina in the chair. Briefing reporters after the meeting at the Secretariat, cabinet secretary Mohammad Shafiul Alam said the Russian government would provide... »
rooppur-nuclear-power-plant The Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant has finally got the ‘Site License’, a clearance that accredits the installation of this plant as safe. The Bangladesh Atomic Energy Regulatory Authority (BAERA) has issued the site license to the Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission (BAEC). After conducting a series of 63 types of inspections and surveys on the issues namely soil, air and earthquake, the BAERA issued the yes card for BAEC. The license... »
The cost of installing the Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) of Ruppur as well as the price of electricity produced by it is relatively higher says the country’s finance minister AMA Muhit. In a cabinet meeting presided by the Prime minister Sheikh Hasina that held at the parliament building on Monday, AMA Muhit indicated, Ruppur NPP as a very expensive project. The finance minister said that the overall cost of this... »
ruppur-students copy Twelve Bangladeshi students are being prepared for running the upcoming Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant in Bangladesh. They are now taking specialized study at the National Research Nuclear University in Moscow. Sazzad Dewan is one of them, who prior to his Moscow nuclear university enrollment, studied in University of Asia Pacific on Electrical and Electronic Engineering at home. While talking with Banglanews at his campus in Moscow, Sazzad said, Rooppur power... »
bangladesh and russia Deputy CEO for International Relations of Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation Nikolay Spasskiy yesterday led the Russian part during negotiation with the visiting Bangladesh Delegation headed by the Minister for Science and Technology Yeafesh Osman. A high power delegation from Bangladesh is in Moscow at the moment for bilateral negotiations with Russia on various issues pertaining to Rooppur Nuclear Power Project, including credit agreement. The delegation is passing through a... »