cabinet

April 11, 2016
April 11, 2016

Govt allocates Tk 1,000cr to pay jute mills workers

The government has allocated Tk 1,000 crore to buy jute and clear the dues of the workers of state-run jute mills amid an ongoing strike and agitation in Khulna.

April 5, 2016
April 5, 2016

6 months to leave residential areas

The cabinet yesterday set a six-month deadline for the removal of all unapproved commercial entities operating in residential areas in

April 5, 2016
April 5, 2016

Trial possible under existing laws: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina told the cabinet meeting yesterday that the government would hold the trial of the Tonu murder case

April 5, 2016
April 5, 2016

Tk 300cr fine proposed for operators

The cabinet yesterday assured mobile phone users that their privacy and safety would not be endangered after the biometric registration of their SIM cards.

April 4, 2016
April 4, 2016

Trial in Tonu killing case as per existing law: PM

The government will hold the trial in Tonu killing case according to the country’s existing law, says Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at a cabinet meeting today.

April 4, 2016
April 4, 2016

Unapproved businesses must go from Dhaka residential areas

Unapproved institutions and commercial establishments must leave from the residential areas in Dhaka city within the next six months.

April 2, 2016
April 2, 2016

Double wings in 5 ministries

The government moves to create at least 10 divisions under five ministries soon as part of its efforts to accelerate the pace of work in the civil administration and accommodate additional officials at different tiers of bureaucracy.

March 7, 2016
March 7, 2016

Cabinet okays draft of BRT act

The cabinet approves the draft of Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Act-2016, under which six dedicated fast-moving bus lanes will be built for the improvement of the capital’s transport system.

March 1, 2016
March 1, 2016

Move to stop malpractice

The cabinet yesterday approved in principle the Public Procurement (4th Amendment) Act-2016, incorporating a provision for bidders not to quote a price 10 percent lower or higher than the official estimated price of a public procurement tender.

February 23, 2016
February 23, 2016

Pay hike for judges

The cabinet yesterday approved a proposal to increase salaries of judges in line with the Eight National Pay Scale.