• Saturday, May 25, 2019
  • Last Update : 12:42 am
Police stops Ganasanghati Andolan...

Police stops Ganasanghati Andolan...

Dhaka

Wed, Apr 3 2019

The procession was against the decision to increase gas prices

HC to monitor BERC public hearing

HC to monitor BERC public hearing

Court

Sun, Mar 31 2019

No need to raise gas prices if corruption is reduced

Left parties threaten movement if move...

Left parties threaten movement if move...

Power & Energy

Wed, Mar 13 2019

Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission (BERC) has been holding a four-day long public hearing on proposals...

Businesses voice concerns about impending...

Businesses voice concerns about impending...

Business

Sun, Nov 25 2018

Fingers pointed at BERC for inaction

BERC decides against raising gas prices...

BERC decides against raising gas prices...

Nation

Wed, Oct 17 2018

The regulatory body announced its decision at a press conference held at the commission office in the...

'Government favouring LNG while ignoring...

'Government favouring LNG while ignoring...

Power & Energy

Tue, Jun 12 2018

Expert questions why 22 of 26 offshore gas blocks remain unexplored as government focuses on more expensive...

High Court questions power tariff...

High Court questions power tariff...

Court

Sun, May 27 2018

A HC bench issued the rule on Sunday after hearing the writ petition

BPC proposes automated oil pricing...

BPC proposes automated oil pricing...

Power & Energy

Wed, Feb 28 2018

The BPC is working on a system which will allow the oil prices in Bangladesh to be automatically adjusted...

Will there be another hike in gas...

Will there be another hike in gas...

Power & Energy

Tue, Feb 20 2018

Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission increased the gas price twice in 2017

Consumers Association threatens of legal...

Consumers Association threatens of legal...

Power & Energy

Sun, Jan 7 2018

'They cannot enhance the tariff. If needed, BERC can seek the government's subsidy to recover any loss,'...

Middle class feels the squeeze at rising...

Middle class feels the squeeze at rising...

Economy

Tue, Nov 28 2017

In 2016, the national household income was at Tk15,945, a 45% increase from Tk7,203 in 2005. On the other...

BNP slams government for power tariff...

BNP slams government for power tariff...

Bangladesh

Thu, Nov 23 2017

Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission (BERC) on Thursday raised the power tariff by 5.3% on weighted...

AL allies slate decision to raise electricity...

AL allies slate decision to raise electricity...

Bangladesh

Thu, Nov 23 2017

'Raising the price of electricity is not a wise decision ahead of the next general elections'

Leftist parties call 6-hour nationwide...

Leftist parties call 6-hour nationwide...

Nation

Thu, Nov 23 2017

The Communist Party of Bangladesh, Socialist Party of Bangladesh, and Democratic Left Alliance of Bangladesh...

BERC announces 5.3% retail power price...

BERC announces 5.3% retail power price...

Power & Energy

Thu, Nov 23 2017

BERC is expected to announce higher prices of bulk and retail electricity

Public hearing on proposed electricity...

Public hearing on proposed electricity...

Power & Energy

Sat, Sep 23 2017

On February 20, the state-owned Power Development Board sent a proposal to BERC, asking to increase the...

BERC set to hold public hearing on power...

BERC set to hold public hearing on power...

Power & Energy

Sat, Jun 24 2017

The hearing will be held at the TCB Bhaban in the city’s Karwan Bazar

New gas prices effective from

New gas prices effective from

Bangladesh

Thu, Jun 1 2017

The BERC Act prohibits the regulator from raising gas prices twice a year

BERC to amend power development fund...

BERC to amend power development fund...

Power & Energy

Fri, May 5 2017

The BERC created the fund mainly to increase the PDB's capacity in low-cost power generation and to ensure...

Nasrul: Industries to pay higher gas...

Nasrul: Industries to pay higher gas...

Business

Sun, Mar 5 2017

The government raised the gas price by 22 percent through the Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission...

BNP stages nationwide gas price hike...

BNP stages nationwide gas price hike...

Power & Energy

Thu, Mar 2 2017

Effective from March 1, the increases translate to a 55-60%  hike for households, while transportation...