Article Tagged ‘production’

Open-pit mining for Barapukuria planned

Posted September 26th, 2013 by |
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The government plans to develop the northern part of Barapukuria coalmine through open-pit mining method to boost coal output and feed the proposal coal-fired power plants in future, senior officials said Sunday. The energy ministry officials last week informed the Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, who is also in charge of the energy ministry, the detailed […]

Tailoring financial services for the rural economy

Posted July 18th, 2011 by |
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While agriculture’s share of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in much of the world has dropped, the developing world still depends on agriculture to provide livelihoods. The rural economy of Bangladesh has experienced significant structural changes during the recent decades. Firstly, the land available for crop cultivation has been shrinking at about 1.0 per cent per […]

3,800MW power generation, 1780mmcfd gas, some contentious issues for AL

Posted January 7th, 2009 by |
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Staff Correspondent The average power generation capacity during peak hours was at around 3,800MW and the total gas production at around 1,780 million cubic feet per day when the Awami League-led alliance government took office on Tuesday. The Awami League in its election pledges said it would increase power generation to 5,000MW by 2011 and […]