diesel price hike

Energy prices should be consciously regulated by the government

When global prices dropped, we did not see the energy prices go down in Bangladesh. Why is that?

Reducing fuel price by Tk 5 has no impact: Tawfiq-e-Elahi

Prime Minister’s Energy Adviser Tawfiq-e-Elahi Chowdhury today (August 31, 2022) said it would have been better to continue with the existing price of fuel instead of reducing it by Tk 5.

Increased cost of irrigation: What about food security in Bangladesh?

One may note that farmers have to buy diesel and fertilisers at a higher rate at retail level than the government-fixed prices.

“Half a million metric tonnes of diesel could be saved if solar irrigation pumps introduced”

Prime Minister's energy advisor Dr Tawfiq-e-Elahi Chowdhury has urged officials to work towards developing a diverse energy sector.

Long-route bus fare increased by 22%

The authorities have increased bus fare up to 22 percent.

October 7, 2022
October 7, 2022

Energy prices should be consciously regulated by the government

When global prices dropped, we did not see the energy prices go down in Bangladesh. Why is that?

August 31, 2022
August 31, 2022

Reducing fuel price by Tk 5 has no impact: Tawfiq-e-Elahi

Prime Minister’s Energy Adviser Tawfiq-e-Elahi Chowdhury today (August 31, 2022) said it would have been better to continue with the existing price of fuel instead of reducing it by Tk 5.

August 27, 2022
August 27, 2022

Increased cost of irrigation: What about food security in Bangladesh?

One may note that farmers have to buy diesel and fertilisers at a higher rate at retail level than the government-fixed prices.

August 9, 2022
August 9, 2022

“Half a million metric tonnes of diesel could be saved if solar irrigation pumps introduced”

Prime Minister's energy advisor Dr Tawfiq-e-Elahi Chowdhury has urged officials to work towards developing a diverse energy sector.

August 6, 2022
August 6, 2022

Long-route bus fare increased by 22%

The authorities have increased bus fare up to 22 percent.