Gas price hike in Bangladesh | The Daily Star
  • 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.

  • Gas Crisis in Dhaka

    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.

  • Gas price rise in Bangladesh

    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.

  • Gas Price Hike: Left parties call hartal for July 7

    The Left Democratic Alliance has called a half-day hartal across the country on July 7 to protest the gas tariff hike.

  • Gas price rise in Bangladesh

    Gas Price Hike: Textiles, ceramics may suffer a blow

    The latest gas price hike may not push up the electricity price at the moment, but the move will hit some industrial sectors, including textile spinning and ceramics, as their production cost will rise significantly, industry insiders said.

  • Household gas Tk 175 pricier

    Households have to pay Tk 175 more for gas from this month, as the energy regulator yes-terday raised tariff for all users, saying the move would help the government bear the expenses of importing liquefied natural gas.

  • Gas price hike in Bangladesh

    Don't panic

    In the face of strong opposition from consumers, the energy regulator hinted it may raise gas prices lower than that proposed by the distributors as the four-day public hearing on the proposals ended yesterday.