Monthly Archives: May 2014

BPDB Sign Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) With Indian Company Lanco

Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) will sign power purchase agreement (PPA) with Indian company Lanco Infratech Ltd in June to set up a 367MW combined-cycle IPP mode power project in Sirajganj. It will also sign Land Lease Agreement (LLA) and Implementation Agreement (IA) with the Indian company on the same day, an official said. The

Bangladesh Urges Nordic Entrepreneurs To Invest More

Industries Minister of Bangladesh said the present government has formulated a liberal investment policy to attract foreign entrepreneurs here. He urged the entrepreneurs of Nordic countries to invest more in Bangladesh for exploring the investment-friendly atmosphere here. The minister was addressing a matchmaking event between local and Nordic entrepreneurs at a hotel in Dhaka. During

Coca-Cola Continues Their World Cup Campaign in Bangladesh

Taking football fever to another level, Coca-Cola Bangladesh has launched a special Campaign for the upcoming FIFA World Cup in Brazil. Coca-Cola that brought the spectacular, authentic, solid gold FIFA World Cup Trophy to Bangladesh in December 2013, is all set to bring football fans across the country with another fabulous footballing experience. Through this

International Conference on Renewable Energy Meet at UIU From May 29

A three-day international conference on renewable energy will take place in Dhaka on May 29-31. Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE) department of the United International University (UIU) is organising the conference, titled ‘3rd International Conference on the Development in Renewable Energy Technology (ICDRET)’ at its campus in the city’s Dhanmondi. “A huge number of participants

Bangladesh Want Japan for its Development: PM

Urging Japanese friends to keep on nurturing the wonderful relationship between the two countries, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday said Bangladesh needs Japan by its side to have support in many fields like infrastructural and human resources development, and power generation. “Our government adheres to the ideology of our freedom struggle and intends to

Bangladesh Going To Start Exporting Drugs To Sril Lanka

Bangladesh is going to start exporting drugs to Sril Lanka. A MoU is likely to be signed between the two countries next month during the upcoming visit of the Sri Lankan health minister. Foreign Minister Abul Hasan Mahmood Ali disclosed this during a meeting with the outgoing Sri Lankan High Commissioner WA Sarath K Weragoda

5 Habits Of People With Remarkable Willpower

Some people may be more self-disciplined than others. Some people may be better at resisting temptation than you. But that’s probably not because they were born with some certain special something inside them — instead, they’ve found ways to store up their willpower and use it when it really matters. They have remarkable willpower not

PM Ask To Take Development Plans Without Harming Environment

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina  stressed the need for taking all the development plans in a way that will help protect the country’s environment and soil, keeping in mind the food, security and a healthy environment for its 16 crore people. “Our soil is fertile….we’ll have to protect our soil and environment…Bangladesh is a country of

Modi Govt Taking Oath on May 26

National Democratic Alliance leader Narendra Modi will be sworn in as the next Prime Minister of India on Monday, May 26, along with his Cabinet. The swearing in ceremony will take place at the Rashtrapati Bhavan. This was disclosed by BJP president Rajnath Singh after meeting President Pranab Mukherjee along with NDA leaders here to