gas price hike

June 7, 2022
June 7, 2022

Cancel decision to hike gas price: BNP to govt

BNP has demanded that the government cancel its recent decision to hike price of gas by 22.78 percent.

June 5, 2022
June 5, 2022

Gas price will go up by 22.78% from this month

Bangladesh’s energy regulator has decided to increase gas price by 22.78 percent for all users, on average.

July 12, 2019
July 12, 2019

PM slams those opposing gas price hike

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday said those who are criticising the gas price hike have failed to understand the reality and didn’t see the development works carried out by the government.

July 11, 2019
July 11, 2019

JS would set bad example if gas price hike not discussed

Workers Party lawmaker Rashed Khan Menon has expressed his utter disappointment in the parliament for not accepting his proposal for allowing MPs to discuss on the recent hike of gas price in the House.

July 9, 2019
July 9, 2019

Drums of development being played all the time: Fakhrul

BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir slams the prime minister for her explanation on gas price hike and said the price has been increased to ensure the interest of some people within the ruling quarter in the name of development.

July 9, 2019
July 9, 2019

Gas price hike remains effective

The High Court has rejected the writ petition that sought a stay order on the government decision of hiking the gas price. Following the HC order the government decision of hiking the gas price will remain effective.

July 9, 2019
July 9, 2019

PM defends gas price hike

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday said people should accept the gas price hike for the sake of the country’s development as the government had to import LNG at a higher cost.

July 8, 2019
July 8, 2019

People should accept gas price hike: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina says people should accept the gas price hike for the sake of the country's economic progress as the government has to import liquefied natural gas (LNG) at a higher cost.

July 8, 2019
July 8, 2019

Gas Price Hike: Why House was bypassed

Three lawmakers yesterday came down heavily on the government for increasing the price of gas and said the move would affect the people.

July 8, 2019
July 8, 2019

Strike by left parties passes off peacefully

The countrywide half-day shutdown enforced by Left Democratic Alliance (LDA) protesting the recent gas price hike passed peacefully yesterday.