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The fascinating Niko graft case

The fascinating Niko graft case

Moin Ghani

Sun, Nov 11 2018

A case study in how personal greed can take precedence over national interests

Petrobangla gives the green light to...

Petrobangla gives the green light to...

Business

Tue, Oct 2 2018

Indonesia will export about 17.5 million tons of LNG to Bangladesh each year till 2025, the LOI...

LNG imports from Indonesia: Bangladesh...

LNG imports from Indonesia: Bangladesh...

Business

Tue, Sep 25 2018

Indonesia’s domestic gas reserves are also reported to be dwindling

Barapukuria scandal: Official claims...

Barapukuria scandal: Official claims...

Corruption

Wed, Aug 29 2018

Barapukuria power plant was shut down on July 22 after more than 142,000 tons of coal mysterious disappeared...

ACC interrogates eight more Petrobangla...

ACC interrogates eight more Petrobangla...

Corruption

Wed, Aug 29 2018

The commission is investigating the disappearance of tons of coal missing from the Barapukuria mine

Bangladesh moves to go for auction to...

Bangladesh moves to go for auction to...

Power & Energy

Sun, Aug 26 2018

Updating of Model PSC underway for 1st int'l bidding since 2014

ACC grills 7 Petrobangla officials in...

ACC grills 7 Petrobangla officials in...

Crime

Thu, Aug 16 2018

The anti-graft watchdog is set to question a total of 32 Petrobangla officials by the end of this...

Barapukuria coal scam: No one named...

Barapukuria coal scam: No one named...

Corruption

Fri, Jul 27 2018

Several local media outlets reported four former MDs of the coal mine were named as accused in the probe...

Barapukuria coal mine MD suspended over...

Barapukuria coal mine MD suspended

Corruption

Thu, Jul 26 2018

The managing director had earlier been withdrawn from the coal mine company when the irregularity came...

Barapukuria coal scam: 4 accused face...

Barapukuria coal scam: 4 accused face...

Corruption

Tue, Jul 24 2018

The Barapukuria thermal power plant was shut down on Sunday due to an acute coal shortage

Gas likely to get dearer as imported...

Gas likely to get dearer as imported...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jun 9 2018

Merely a year after gas prices were increased for household users, industry, and captive power,

CNG filling stations to remain closed...

CNG filling stations to remain closed...

Power & Energy

Sat, May 26 2018

Multiple surveillance teams of gas distribution companies will monitor the stations to make sure the...

PM’s energy adviser: Gas price hike...

PM’s energy adviser: Gas price hike...

Power & Energy

Mon, Apr 23 2018

He says the price will be raised in phases.

Bapex survey: Sunetra field could contain...

Bapex survey: Sunetra field could contain...

Power & Energy

Thu, Mar 15 2018

According to sources, the gas level spans across parts of Sunamganj and Netrokona districts

Gas crisis continues even as temperature...

Gas crisis continues even as temperature...

Power & Energy

Sun, Mar 11 2018

Excessive gas shortage is found in areas such as Khilgaon, Mirpur 11, Mirpur 12, Mirpur 6, Badda, Rampura,...

Oil-gas exploration: Bangladesh to sign...

Oil-gas exploration: Bangladesh to sign...

Power & Energy

Thu, Feb 15 2018

Russian company Gazprom is currently drilling 15 natural gas wells across Bangladesh, but their prices...

Indian companies seek additional two...

Indian companies seek additional two...

Business

Mon, Jan 8 2018

The state-owned companies have already completed 2D seismic surveys of the blocks according to Petrobangla...

Five giants account for 82% of unpaid...

Five giants account for 82% of unpaid...

Business

Mon, Jan 1 2018

NBR tracks Tk29,000 crore of outstanding VAT to largest taxpayers

LNG imports to raise price of gas

LNG imports to raise price of gas

Power & Energy

Sun, Dec 24 2017

Govt allocates around Tk7,000cr from Energy Security Fund without guideline

Test gas drilling from Shahbazpur East...

Test gas drilling from Shahbazpur East...

Power & Energy

Wed, Nov 1 2017

Bangladesh produces a total of 2.7 billion cubic feet natural gas a day against a demand of 3.4...

EMRD’s costly blunder

EMRD’s costly blunder

Editorial

Tue, Oct 31 2017

We can only hope that one of these days, bureaucrats have to answer for their unrestrained greed