May 1, 2022
May 1, 2022

Gas supply disruption: Dhaka, southern dists to suffer

Gas supply to different areas of Dhaka and Manikganj will be suspended for 48 hours from 10:00pm on May 3 while residents of some areas of the capital will experience low gas pressure, said Titas Gas Transmission and Distribution Company Ltd.

April 29, 2022
April 29, 2022

Leak in water supply lines to blame

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has requested city dwellers to clean their household reservoirs regularly to prevent the spread of bacteria responsible for cholera and diarrhoea.

April 28, 2022
April 28, 2022

‘Gas price hike will worsen people’s plight’

Increasing gas and power price will make things worse for people, while they are already faced with inflation and price hike, said Consumers Association of Bangladesh (CAB) in an online press conference they organised yesterday.

April 26, 2022
April 26, 2022

No gas for 48 hours in Savar, Dhamrai, Manikganj from 10pm on Eid day

Gas supply to all customers in Savar, Dhamrai and Manikganj will remain suspended for 48 hours – from 10pm on Eid day.

April 26, 2022
April 26, 2022

Bangladesh's gas reserves drying up

The yield of Kailash Tila, the main source for Sylhet Gas Fields Ltd, was on average 69 million cubic feet per day in 2016, but it dropped to 29 million cubic feet in January this year.

April 8, 2022
April 8, 2022

2 arrested for protesting load-shedding in Rajshahi

Police arrested two people in Rajshahi’s Tanore upazila yesterday night (April 7) while protesting load-shedding.

April 7, 2022
April 7, 2022

Gas crisis likely to ease as Bibiyana field resumes full production

After four days of disruption, the Chevron-operated Bibiyana gas field resumed full production from this morning – which is likely to end the gas crisis in parts of Bangladesh.

April 6, 2022
April 6, 2022

Gas crisis likely to ease from tomorrow in Dhaka

The Bibiyana gas field may add 70 million cubic feet of gas per day (MMCFD) by tomorrow morning to further ease the nagging gas crisis in the capital.

April 6, 2022
April 6, 2022

No germs in Wasa water!

Dhaka Wasa managing director said he gets foul-smelling tap water at home too but assured that it was harmless.

April 5, 2022
April 5, 2022

Boil water before drinking it: Wasa MD Taqsem tells Dhaka residents

Managing Director of Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority (Wasa) Taqsem A Khan today asked residents of the city to boil supplied water before drinking it.