4.8km of Padma bridge now visible
Nearly five kilometres of the Padma bridge has become visible with the installation of its 32nd span on Sunday, reports UNB.
11 October 2020, 13:40
Govt preparing district hospitals with ICU to fight second wave of COVID-19: PM Hasina
Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday said the government is taking all-out preparations to keep the district hospitals ready with ICU and necessary oxygen to effectively encounter the possible ...
8 October 2020, 18:49
Ready to bring China-Bangladesh ties to new heights: Xi Jinping
Chinese president Xi Jinping said on Sunday that he stands ready to work with his Bangladeshi counterpart, Abdul Hamid, to better align the two countries' strategies and jointly promote the ...
4 October 2020, 13:43
Dhaka-Mymensingh highway to be upgraded to expressway
Dhaka (Joydebpur)-Mymensingh Highway is going to be upgraded to an expressway as the cabinet committee on economic affairs on Wednesday approved a proposal to develop the road under public-private ...
30 September 2020, 22:43
About 50pc metro rail work complete, says Quader
Road, transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader on Wednesday said that about half of the metro rail's construction work has been finished, reports UNB.
23 September 2020, 20:22
Bangladesh, India need to work together: Jeffrey Sachs
Regional cooperation is important to resolve the crisis the world is going through right now, says development economist Jeffrey Sachs
18 September 2020, 17:19
Dhaka University takes master plan for infrastructure development
A set of ideas including developing transport services with parking facilities, planting more trees in the campus area, modernising gymnasium and medical centre, improving water management with ...
18 September 2020, 14:34
Bangladesh development: What contributes to its exceptionalities?
To understand how Bangladesh has performed, it’s a good idea to look at a number of individual development outcomes rather than just looking at the HDI, otherwise we may miss some interesting details
15 September 2020, 22:08
Mr. Finance Minister, balance the sum please
The experts considered the GDP growth a tall tale, especially because of the 'magic' in the first eight and half months of the fiscal year that apparently upturned all the negative effects on an ...
28 August 2020, 08:28
'Govt aims to provide uninterrupted power supply'
ECNEC has approved over Tk 14.54 billion project to ensure standard and uninterrupted power supply for the clients of Dhaka Power Distribution Company Limited alongside creating infrastructures for ...
25 August 2020, 18:50