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    DTCA to get jurisdiction over whole Bangladesh

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:38am on September 16, 2019

    Dhaka Transport Coordination Authority is to extend its jurisdiction across the country under a new initiative to update and prepare rules and regulations to curb...

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    Discussion on sensitising transport employers held

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:46pm on September 15, 2019

    A discussion on ‘Sensitisation of the employers to facilitate education for the children engaged in transport sector’ was held at Daily Star Bhaban in the...

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    Chuadanga transport owners threaten strike

    United News of Bangladesh . Chuadanga | Updated at 12:00am on September 08, 2019

    Transport owners and workers have threatened to go on an indefinite strike from September 16 if their two-point demands, including the removal of illegal vehicles...

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    City authorities must act on transport sector early

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 05, 2019

    NOTHING of the promises to make city roads safe and free them of congestion has become reality. The Dhaka Transport Coordination Authority at a meeting...

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    Bangladesh plans toll on highways

    Staff Correspondent  | Updated at 11:42pm on September 03, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday directed the authorities concerned to impose toll on all the major highways across the country to raise funds for...

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    Passengers suffer as transport workers go on strike in Pabna

    Our Correspondent . Pabna | Updated at 12:44am on September 03, 2019

    Passengers who came out of home from different corners of Panba district to go to different destinations had to face immense sufferings as the transport...

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    Vehicle fitness tests to be outsourced

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:35am on August 30, 2019

    Motor vehicle fitness tests would be outsourced to private institutions as the road transport and bridges ministry recently formed a committee in this regard, said...

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    Pedestrians, cyclists must get space on roads

    | Updated at 12:00am on August 30, 2019

    A WORKSHOP in Dhaka on Wednesday alleged that pedestrians and cyclists were given least priority in transport plans. A Work for Better Bangladesh Trust study...

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    BRTA moves afresh to raise bus fares

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:00am on August 28, 2019

    The Bangladesh Road Transport Authority has taken a fresh move to increase the fares of buses and minibuses all over the country following a proposal...

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    Enough of pondering on road safety recommendations

    | Updated at 12:00am on August 24, 2019

    THE moment of truth of the road transport and bridges minister came on Thursday when he, after a meeting with the road safety committee set...