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    BIFFL green convention and expo begins in Ctg

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 12:05am on October 06, 2018

    A three-day green convention and expo began in Chattogram city on Friday to promote green and energy efficient technology and public-private partnership for sustainable development...

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    Green investment continues to expand in country

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:37am on September 29, 2018

    Investment in green initiatives showed continuous expansion as the country’s banks and financial institutions had disbursed substantial low-cost loans to support eco-friendly industries, businesses and...

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    Experts suggest environmental taxes on polluters

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:05pm on September 20, 2018

    Economists and experts on Thursday suggested that the government should impose environmental taxes on polluters to encourage green growth as well as sustainable development of...

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    Tide of environmental pollution needs to be stemmed

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 18, 2018

    AROUND 80,000 deaths and 2.6 million Disability Adjusted Life Years, in short DALYs, were caused in the country by air pollution, poor availability of water...

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    Bangladesh loses $6.52b a year for urban pollution

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 17, 2018

    Bangladesh needs to scale up enforcement of environmental laws and provide incentives to industries to phase out polluting practices as pollution is rapidly degrading the...

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    Hazardous pesticides in wide use in Bangladesh

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:32am on September 14, 2018

    Hundreds of products of nearly a hundred pesticides, considered dangerous by different international agencies, including the United Nation’s World Health Organisation, are in wide use...

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    Unique Group’s illegal earth filling continues flouting court order

    Rashad Ahamad | Updated at 12:43am on September 12, 2018

    The Unique Group is continuing its illegal earth filling activities in Sonargaon upazila, Narayganj, flouting Appellate Division’s order....

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    Experts for own policy for green growth

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on September 10, 2018

    Bangladesh should adopt its own policy on achieving green growth instead of following others’ path, keeping issues of job creation and sustainability in mind, said...

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    Narayanganj DC asked to halt Unique Group’s earth filling for illegal Sonargaon Resort

    M Moneruzzaman | Updated at 12:56am on August 15, 2018

    The Appellate Division on Tuesday directed the Narayanganj deputy commissioner to stop the ongoing earth filling by Unique Property Limited for developing a 2,350-bigha unauthorized...

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    Coal-fired power plant in Barguna despite environmental concerns

    Sadiqur Rahman | Updated at 11:52pm on August 06, 2018

    The government is facilitating the implementation of a 307MW coal-fired power plant in coastal Barguna surrounded by reserved lands having wildlife and fish sanctuary....