Friday, 22 October 2021
Road Transport and Bridges Ministry
Chaos on roads
When will BRTA wake up?
The rage in which a biker, Shawkat Ali, set fire to his motorcycle on Badda Link Road in the capital last Monday is just one example of the boundless anarchy and irregularities in the road transport ...
30 Sep 2021, 19:48
How to stop waste of public money
While the business of private bus owners is flourishing, the government transport agency Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation (BRTC) is counting losses in millions every year
23 Sep 2021, 14:59
WB delays decision to fund road safety project: Quader
Road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader on Sunday said the World Bank is delaying its decision to finance Bangladesh’s road safety project despite repeatedly expressing interest in it.
12 Sep 2021, 21:25
Metro rail among three mega projects to be inaugurated next year: Quader
The first-ever metro rail services in the country on line-6 is going to be launched by December 2022, said road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader on Sunday
29 Aug 2021, 15:28
Govt to construct Tk 32.63b Kewatkhali bridge over Brahmaputra in Mymensingh
The government has initiated a move to construct an eye-catching over Tk 32.63 billion steel arch bridge over Brahmaputra river in Mymensingh to establish improved road connectivity among the ...
23 Aug 2021, 17:48
Deal inked under SASEC-2 to develop roads in northern region
The government Sunday signed an agreement for two packages under South Asia Sub-regional Economic Cooperation (SASEC-2) for the development of road connectivity in the country’s northern region
22 Aug 2021, 21:54
'BRT project becomes a burden as it proceeds at snail's pace, costs double'
The 5-year project tenure has been extended to eight years. So far, progress of the project is only 40 per cent although the delays caused increase of the project cost by 109 per cent
04 Aug 2021, 22:03
Deliver driving licences to applicants immediately
Bangladesh Road Transport Authority (BRTA) is responsible to monitor and manage discipline on the road, to look into whether the transport owners and drivers are following rules and so on
13 Jun 2021, 14:43
'Vehicular movement to kick off in June 2022'
The work of placing concrete slabs on the roadways of the Padma bridge will end in September. After that anyone would be able to cross the bridge on foot if they wish to do so. The construction of ...
09 Jun 2021, 22:39