Monthly Archives: August 2011

Sri Lanka power firm Lakdhanavi Ltd to build 52.2 MegaWatt power plant in Bangladesh

 Lakdhanavi Ltd, a Sri Lanka based company  has been asked to build a 52.2 MegaWatt power plant in Comilla in Bangladesh to provide ‘quick rental’ power. Lakdhanavi is a brand used by a plant built by Sri Lanka’s Lanka Transformers group. … read more

Shab-e-kadar :: Lailatul Qadr = The Night of Power !

SURAH AL_ALAQ : Proclaim! (or read!) in the name of thy Lord and Cherisher, Who created- Created man, out of a (mere) clot of congealed blood:  Proclaim! And thy Lord is Most Bountiful,-He Who taught (the use of) the pen,- … read more

Bangladesh Television has signed an agreement with BDeshTV of USA.

US based BDeshTV signs strategic agreement with Bangladesh’s National TV. BDeshTV starts online-broadcast of BTV News Live to worldwide.(92 countries) BDeshTV, a new Online TV company based in the USA, announces that Bangladesh’s National Television (BTV) has signed an agreement … read more

IFRC assists to assist 50,000 people affected by heavy monsoon rains and floods in Bangladesh.

Source : — The Red Cross on Friday launched a 1.3 million franc (1.6 million dollar, 1.1 million euro) appeal to assist 50,000 people affected by heavy monsoon rains and floods in Bangladesh. “The floods have engulfed vast areas spanning … read more

Gas supply from Semutang field likely to start !!

CHITTAGONG, Source: Laying of Semutang pipeline is expected to be completed by September and supply from the gas field is likely to start from the first week of October this year. Adviser to the Prime Minister for Energy and Power … read more

Apollo to set up 250-bed hospital in Bangladesh at Chittagong .

Apollo Hospitals Group will soon begin work on a 250-bed hospital in Chittagong (Bangladesh) and hopes to complete the Rs 125-crore hospital in a span of 18 months.“We have some issues with approach (to the hospital). We are confident of … read more

Dhaka, Delhi closer to inking deal on textiles, jute

source:Bangladesh is set to sign an agreement with India as both countries seek to broaden cooperation in cotton, jute, silk, handlooms, clothing and fashion industries. The five-year agreement between textile and jute ministries of the two neighouring nations could be … read more

How to sattle 12 million stateless people worldwide who are denied basic rights

The United Nations refugee agency today launched a campaign to highlight the plight of up to 12 million stateless people worldwide who are denied basic rights, including access to jobs, housing, education and health care by dint of their lack … read more