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    Withdrawing Feni water allowed on humanitarian ground: PM

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:04pm on October 09, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday said her government has allowed India to lift water from Feni River to use as drinking water for people...

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    BP names Bernard Looney as next CEO, Dudley to leave in 2020

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on October 05, 2019

    BP on Friday appointed head of upstream Bernard Looney as chief executive to succeed Bob Dudley when he retires next year after leading the oil...

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    Local MPs main obstacle, ministry tells JS committee

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:30am on September 30, 2019

    The ministry of power, energy and mineral resources on Sunday informed a parliamentary standing committee that local MPs were not cooperating with snapping illegal gas...

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    2 die inhaling toxic gas in Jaipurhat

    United News of Bangladesh . Jaipurhat | Updated at 12:10am on September 24, 2019

    Two people died after inhaling toxic gas while removing bamboo poles from an under-construction septic tank at Shalaipur in Panchbibi upaizla of Jaipurhat on Monday...

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    New PSC to strip Bangladesh of gas ownership: oil-gas committee

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:39am on September 22, 2019

    The new model production sharing contract allowing export of gas would strip Bangladesh of its ownership over the natural resource, observed participants at a dialogue...

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    China aims to rev up shale gas drive, wean itself off imports amid US trade row

    Reuters . Singapore/Beijing | Updated at 12:00am on September 03, 2019

    China aims to slash its growing dependence on gas imports by boosting domestic projects like shale fields as the security of its energy supply comes...

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    Around 120,000 prepaid gas metres await JICA nod

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 11:06am on August 21, 2019

    Some 1,20,000 prepaid gas metres are likely to be added to the ongoing project of Titas Gas Transmission and Distribution Company Ltd to install those...

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    Old gas pipelines to be replaced: Nasrul

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:40pm on August 06, 2019

    The old gas pipelines in the capital would be replaced, said state minister for power, energy and mineral resources Nasrul Hamid on Tuesday. ‘We’re planning...

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    2 die inhaling septic tank gas in Sirajganj

    United News of Bangladesh . Sirajganj | Updated at 12:27am on July 31, 2019

    Two construction workers died after inhaling toxic gas inside a septic tank in Ullapara municipality area of Sirajganj on Tuesday. The deceased were identified as...

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    CNG stations to remain open 24hrs from Aug 1

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:23pm on July 30, 2019

    CNG refueling stations would remain open round the clock from August 1 until further notice, the power, energy and mineral resource ministry said on Tuesday....