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Process of building Bangabandhu Airport under PPP gets going

Process of building Bangabandhu Airport under PPP gets going

Paperwork got going at government initiative to establish the proposed Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Airport through public-private partnership (PPP), a newly devised development paradigm now being practiced around the global by combining the two sectors in a synergy.

2010-08-24 23:47:15
Tk 4000 crore defalcated from govt. banks!

Tk 4000 crore defalcated from govt. banks!

The government is taking initiative to recover some Tk 4000 crore allegedly misappropriated from nine government banks under cover of debt waivers during the times of the past four-party coalition and the caretaker governments.

2010-08-24 00:17:08
No alternative to planned city, following law to get rid of traffic jam: BRTA Chairman

No alternative to planned city, following law to get rid of traffic jam: BRTA Chairman

Bangladesh Road Transport Authority (BRTA) Chairman Ayubur Rahman Khan sees it as only natural that the capital will get more suffocating with impassable traffic jam for pressures of population.

2010-08-22 23:43:15
Biman bypasses rule to sign accord with Kabo

Biman bypasses rule to sign accord with Kabo

Biman Bangladesh Airlines had renewed the accord with Kabo Airlines on chartering an airplane bypassing the rules and regulations of the institution, competent sources said when asked about reasons for a high-level row over the issue.

2010-08-22 01:23:30
Old vehicles come back: citizens vexed with severe traffic jam

Old vehicles come back: citizens vexed with severe traffic jam

The city streets again got clogged with a comeback of outworn vehicles ahead of Eid-ul-fitr as the police drive apparently nosedived, putting city-dwellers in abject misery besides polluting the environment.

2010-08-20 00:06:16
Land acquisition and rehab in Barapukuria to cost Tk 191 crore

Land acquisition and rehab in Barapukuria to cost Tk 191 crore

The government has earmarked Tk 191 crore for funding the acquisition of 646 acres of land and rehabilitation of the people displaced for the Barapukuria coalmine, according to a draft budget.

2010-08-18 23:38:06
BBS to be upgraded to SIMD for better statistics management

BBS to be upgraded to SIMD for better statistics management

The government has taken initiative to make Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics (BBS) more dynamic through upgrading the Department of Statistics.

2010-08-17 21:21:08
Building digital Bangladesh: Online one-stop service begins from Sep

Building digital Bangladesh: Online one-stop service begins from Sep

The Government is going to introduce online ‘one-stop service’ in all districts by December, starting from next month, under its flagship agenda for digitizing Bangladesh.

2010-08-16 15:58:27
Destiny spreads its wings buying Best Air

Destiny spreads its wings buying Best Air

Burgeoning business group Destiny is set to spread its wings by buying Best Air, a private airline, which made a tailspin in 2009 and lay inoperative.

2010-08-15 00:52:46
Govt mulls clipping mobile courtÔÇÖs wings

Govt mulls clipping mobile courtÔÇÖs wings

The government now mulls curtailing the jurisdiction of mobile court that catches delinquents off-guard, competent sources said, as a knock to a big business created ripples.

2010-08-14 02:32:02
Digitization of demography:  3.3 lakh digital maps for next census

Digitization of demography: 3.3 lakh digital maps for next census

The National Population and Household Census will begin in March next year, this time using hi-tech methodologies, to update country’s demographic scenario.

2010-08-13 01:37:04
22 more Jamaat leaders wanted for war crimes!

22 more Jamaat leaders wanted for war crimes!

A fresh list is learnt have been prepared for detaining 22 more Jamaat stalwarts soon after the recent arrest of five of its top leaders, who are now facing trial in the war-crime tribunal.

2010-08-11 20:26:03
Muhith scuttles BNP stand on credit deal with India

Muhith scuttles BNP stand on credit deal with India

Finance Minister AMA Muhith Sunday said the main opposition BNP was opposing credit agreement with India for nothing but to stop foreign direct investment (FDI) in the country.

2010-08-07 22:35:09
Tripura power plant costs BD 2,000 trees

Tripura power plant costs BD 2,000 trees

Bangladesh will have to cut down its around two thousand trees to make way for the construction of a proposed thermal power plant by India in its landlocked northeastern Tripura State.

2010-08-07 02:27:24
Bengal Tiger transfigured into white cat!

Bengal Tiger transfigured into white cat!

It’s a tale of a Royal Bengal Tiger transfiguring into a mewing white cat in front of the SAARC Fountain, one of the busiest points of the capital city.

2010-08-06 02:58:49