gas crisis

September 19, 2022
September 19, 2022

Gas shortage chokes textile millers

Textile millers across the greater Gazipur, Sreepur and Bhaluka industrial belt yesterday urged the state minister for energy, power and mineral resources to put an end to their perennial gas crisis, which is currently preventing them from continuing smooth production.

July 23, 2022
July 23, 2022

Gas crisis won’t create fertiliser shortage: agriculture minister

There will be no fertiliser crisis in Bangladesh, even if the country faces shortage of gas, the key raw material for producing fertiliser, said Agriculture Minister Muhammad Abdur Razzaque.

June 4, 2022
June 4, 2022

New gas price to be announced tomorrow: Berc

Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission (Berc) will announce the new gas tariff at the consumer level tomorrow (June 5, 2022).

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.

March 30, 2022
March 30, 2022

CNG filling stations to remain closed 5-11pm during Ramadan

CNG filling stations across the country will remain closed from 5pm to 11pm every day during the month of Ramadan, instead of 6pm-11:00pm, according to a press release of Petrobangla.

May 29, 2019
May 29, 2019

No gas supply to Uttara, Baridhara for 9hrs today

Gas supply to the certain parts of Dhaka’s Uttara, Baridhara DOHS and Joarshahra areas will remain shut for nine hours till 3:00pm today due to maintenance work.

February 18, 2019
February 18, 2019

12-hr gas supply suspension in city tomorrow

Another spell of gas crisis is likely to be due from Tuesday evening for parts of Dhaka city due to the ongoing construction of metro rail.

November 8, 2018
November 8, 2018

Gas Crisis: Four power plants shut temporarily

Four power plants with a combined capacity of around 1,000MW were closed for a temporary period because of a fall in gas supply.

November 7, 2018
November 7, 2018

Gas crisis to stay for at least another week

The ongoing gas crisis is likely to linger for at least another week as engineers are finding it difficult to fix the technical problem in an LNG supply line in Cox's Bazar.

May 23, 2018
May 23, 2018

Gas Crisis in Dhaka: No respite till LNG supply starts in June

Julekha Begum, a resident of Gendaria DIT plot, could not make iftar on the first day of Ramadan as the gas supply went out at 9:00am and did not resume before iftar.