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    Gas supply shortage hits Dhaka life hard

    Manjurul Ahsan | Updated at 12:05am on May 21, 2018

    Thousands of households in Dhaka have been facing severe shortage of gas supply for the past one week although the supplies to other major consumers...

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    Titas cuts 73,000 illegal gas connections in April

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

    The state-owned Titas Gas Transmission and Distribution Company Limited responsible for distribution of natural gas in the capital and adjoining areas conducted several drives in...

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    No gas connection to new buildings: state minister

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:54am on April 29, 2018

    State minister for power, energy and mineral resources Nasrul Hamid said on Saturday that the gas distribution utilities would provide no fresh connections to newly...

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    Textile millers demand fair prices for gas, power

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:53pm on April 23, 2018

    Primary textile millers of the country on Monday urged the government to form a committee comprising of sector representatives and energy experts to fix fair...

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    11 cos bottling, marketing  LPG without approval

    Manjurul Ahsan | Updated at 01:45am on April 18, 2018

    Eleven companies are running business in bottling and marketing of liquefied petroleum gas without obtaining final approval from the government posing a serious threat to...

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    Like LPG, govt leaves auto-gas pricing to private players

    Manjurul Ahsan | Updated at 12:21am on March 11, 2018

    Like Liquefied Petroleum Gas used in cooking, the government has also left the pricing issue of autogas, LPG used in vehicles, to the private players...

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    Restrictions withdrawn

    Manjurul Ahsan | Updated at 12:05am on March 06, 2018

    The government, after a seven-year moratorium, has decided to pull off restrictions on providing new gas connections to the industrial units to run both boilers...

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    Tk 1,698 crore projects taken

    Manjurul Ahsan | Updated at 12:05am on March 05, 2018

    With no hope of providing affordable supplies of natural gas, the government has taken two projects worth approximately Tk 1,698 crore to build transmission and...

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    Project to cause resource wastage: experts

    Manjurul Ahsan | Updated at 12:05am on February 28, 2018

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina in the past week approved a project to be implemented without bidding at an estimated cost of Tk 1,100 crore to transmit...

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    Bapex confirms its 2nd biggest discovery

    Manjurul Ahsan | Updated at 12:51am on January 28, 2018

    Bangladesh Petroleum Exploration and Production Company on Saturday confirmed its second biggest discovery of a gas field at Bheduria in Bhola with an estimated reserve...