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Right on track

Right on track

Opinion

Thu, Jul 19 2018

Done right, this could change the face of Dhaka and make it a more sustainable city

Highest focus on Padma Bridge, Metro...

Highest focus on Padma Bridge, Metro...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jun 5 2018

The ruling Awami League government plans to showcase the Padma Bridge and the Metro Rail project in the...

Metro Rail route-6: Another agreement...

Metro Rail route-6: Another agreement...

Development

Sun, Jun 3 2018

Dhaka Mass Transit Company Limited (DMTCL) Managing Director MAN Siddique and Marubeni Larsen-Tubro Company...

Under one umbrella

Under one umbrella

Special Supplement

Wed, May 23 2018

Regulating our erratic bus service

Looking at the big picture

Looking at the big picture

Tribune Editorial

Thu, May 10 2018

Focus on the metro rail project and continue to improve existing infrastructure

Third metro rail to have underground...

Third metro rail to have underground...

Business

Tue, Mar 13 2018

The planned second metro rail (MRT line-1) between Dhaka airport and Kamalapur will be the first underground...

Why is metro rail construction costlier...

Why is metro rail construction costlier...

Business

Mon, Mar 12 2018

The per km construction cost of Chennai metro rail is $55.5 million. Launched last year, most part of...

India metro train crashes into station...

India metro train crashes into station...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 19 2017

India upholds the Delhi Metro, which boasts a daily ridership of more than a million people, as an example...

Speed it up

Speed it up

Opinion

Thu, Oct 12 2017

No further delays can be excused

Just 12% progress made in metro rail...

Just 12% progress made in metro rail...

Development

Thu, Oct 12 2017

The metro rail (MRT line-6) project is being constructed in eight phases at a cost of Tk22,000

Putting the plan into action

Putting the plan into action

Opinion

Wed, Aug 23 2017

The success of these great initiatives depends entirely on proper implementation

What Dhaka’s transport system might...

What Dhaka’s transport system might...

Dhaka

Tue, Aug 22 2017

'The government has massive plans for Dhaka city to increase traffic speed and improve living standards...

Slow progress but still more allocation...

Slow progress but still more allocation...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jun 3 2017

‘As of March 2017, 41% physical progress has been achieved in the construction of the long-awaited Padma...

'Lack of preparation slowing the...

'Lack of preparation slowing the...

Business Tribune

Sun, May 14 2017

Prominent economist Dr Ahsan H Mansur, the executive director of Policy Research Institute (PRI) of Bangladesh,...

Only Japanese men allowed back to Bangladesh...

Only Japanese men allowed back to Bangladesh...

Development

Sat, May 6 2017

'Jica employees are now returning to Bangladesh and working in various projects, but only the men'

Metro rail project: Deals inked with...

Metro rail project: Deals inked with...

Development

Thu, May 4 2017

The MRT system will run from Uttara to Motijheel and carry some 60,000 passengers per hour

Fast-track projects make slow...

Fast-track projects make slow...

Development

Sat, Feb 11 2017

Several large-scale infrastructure projects that are on the government’s priority list have failed to...

Jica to invest in second Metro

Jica to invest in second Metro

Development

Thu, Dec 8 2016

Jica is set to finance the second metro rail as part of the MRT

Five metro rails

Five metro rails

Bangladesh

Wed, Sep 21 2016

The MRT will reduce the travel time to a mere 23 minutes from Dhaka airport to Kamalapur while going...

Doubt raised about RSTP...

Doubt raised about RSTP...

Bangladesh

Wed, Sep 21 2016

‘Dhaka is one of the worst cities in the world but the proper execution of the RSTP will ease the traffic...

Japanese consultants for metro rail...

Japanese consultants for metro rail...

Bangladesh

Mon, Aug 1 2016

Japanese consultants are yet to be replaced for the feasibility study of the Mass Rapid Transit (MRT)...