United Power sees highest turnover

Dhaka, Aug. 11 -- Ten most traded companies accounted for 28 per cent of transactions on the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) on Thursday, with the United Power Generation & Distribution Company grabbing th... Read More

One more pipeline to be set up to import LNG from India

Dhaka, Aug. 11 -- Bangladesh plans to set up another pipeline near Satkhira border to import LNG from India to feed Sunderban Gas Distribution Company. The new pipeline will supply fuel based power pl... Read More

'Uninterrupted power supply at affordable cost a must'

Dhaka, Aug. 10 -- State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources (MPEMR) Nasrul Hamid on Friday said the country's power sector professionals should be prepared to overcome the challenges towa... Read More

RNPP: Concrete works of Turbine Hall Slab of Unit-2 finished

Dhaka, Aug. 9 -- The construction work of the Unit-2 of Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP) is now in full swing. Pouring of concrete for the foundation of the turbine hall slab at the Unit-2 of RNPP w... Read More

Dhaka, Moscow sign nuclear fuel supply deal for RNPP

Dhaka, Aug. 7 -- Bangladesh signed a nuclear fuel supply agreement with Russia on Tuesday for the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP) project. As the implementing agency of the RNPP project, Banglades... Read More

BD to purchase Uranium at Intl Market Price: Deal Tomorrow

Dhaka, Aug. 5 -- Bangladesh will buy Uranium as a nuclear fuel needed for the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP) at international market price. Therefore, there will be no fixed rate for purchasing th... Read More

No extension of liquid fuel based plants

Dhaka, Aug. 4 -- The government has planned to put on retirement a good number of liquid fuel-fired power plants, mostly the rental and quick rental ones installed in private sector with the total cap... Read More

Generation 3+ nuclear power reactor in Russia tested

Dhaka, Aug. 4 -- The generation 3+ VVER reactor of the power unit-2 of phase-2 of Novovoronezh Nuclear Power Plant in Russia for the first time was brought to its 100% design capacity. The unit is 3rd... Read More

Bangladeshi participants in International Fishing Tournament in Russia

Dhaka, Aug. 3 -- Two Bangladeshi amateur anglers are participating in the international fishing tournament to be held in the Russia on August 1 and 2. Organised by the Russia's State Atomic Energy Cor... Read More

uninterrupted power for 8 industrial areas plan

Dhaka, July 29 -- Plans have been taken to ensure uninterrupted power supply to industries of eight areas on a test basis. Eight areas of Mymensingh, Gazipur, Narayanganj and Dhaka have been chosen fo... Read More