ECNEC

August 23, 2022
August 23, 2022

Why can’t we do river excavation right?

Government must revise Pashur excavation project

August 16, 2022
August 16, 2022

Govt trying to bring down prices of essentials: PM

The government is contemplating ways to bring down prices of essentials that have gone beyond public reach following the record fuel oil price hike.

April 5, 2022
April 5, 2022

‘Bangladesh’s future shouldn’t be measured through Sri Lanka’s situation’

Planning Minister MA Mannan today said that measuring and assessing the economic future of Bangladesh through Sri Lanka’s ongoing financial crisis cannot be acceptable.

September 1, 2020
September 1, 2020

ECNEC okays Tk 3,586cr project to upgrade Sylhet-Tamabil highway

The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) approves a project for upgrading the Sylhet-Tamabil highway into four-lane, including a separate slow-moving vehicular traffic lane (SMVT).

January 21, 2020
January 21, 2020

329 technical schools, colleges to be set up by 2024

The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) has approved a Tk 20,525.69 crore project to set up 329 technical schools and colleges in the upazila level in a bid to create skilled manpower in the country.

January 22, 2019
January 22, 2019

Tk 369cr Jatrabari-Demra highway 4-lane project approved

The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (Ecnec) approves the upgradation of the Jatrabari (Mayor Hanif Flyover)–Demra (Sultana Kamal Bridge) highway into four-lane project with Tk 368.87 crore in a bid to facilitate vehicular movement and reduce traffic congestion.

November 5, 2018
November 5, 2018

Tk 86,687cr projects get Ecnec nod

The government yesterday approved 39 development projects worth Tk 86,687 crore in an apparent move to woo voters ahead of the general election.

October 31, 2018
October 31, 2018

Project-approval fest at Ecnec

With the election a couple of months away, the Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (Ecnec) yesterday approved 24 development projects worth Tk 24,740 crore, an apparent move to appease voters.

May 10, 2018
May 10, 2018

NEC okays Tk 1.81 lakh crore development budget

National Economic Council (NEC) approves Tk 1.81 lakh crore development budget, giving emphasis on accelerating construction works of some flagship infrastructure projects like the Padma bridge, Rooppur power plant and Dhaka metro rail.

September 13, 2017
September 13, 2017

Tk 665cr to build places of worship

Following recommendations of MPs, the government has planned to spend Tk 665 crore for building religious institutions and other