Padma bridge project

May 4, 2016
May 4, 2016

Better rail link to southern Bangladesh by 2022

The government yesterday allocated Tk 41,241 crore for having a better rail and road connectivity between the capital and the southern part of the country to reap the maximum benefit from the Padma...

May 4, 2016
May 4, 2016

Padma Bridge project: River training to be dearer

The cost of the Padma Bridge River Training Works (RTW) is likely to increase further as additional areas have been brought under the RTW beyond the original plan due to excessive erosion of the...

April 6, 2016
April 6, 2016

Linking economies through transportation infrastructure

Economists estimate that over that three-decade timeframe, the [Padma] bridge will reach its full traffic capacity of 75,000 vehicles each day.

February 24, 2016
February 24, 2016

Deal inked to hire consultants for Padma Bridge

Bangladesh Bridge Authority (BBA) has inked a Tk 169 crore deal with 4 int'l and local consultancy firms for Management Support Consultancy service for the Padma Multipurpose Bridge project.

February 10, 2016
February 10, 2016

Padma bridge ‘conspirators’ to be tried: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina tells parliament that the ‘conspirators’ of the Padma bridge project will be tried under the country’s existing laws.

January 30, 2016
January 30, 2016

PM expects highest show of patriotism from army

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina says she expects the highest example of patriotism from Bangladesh Army as this organisation is born through the Liberation War.