Padma bridge rail link

Railway research, dev centre: Chinese firm wants joint venture

A Chinese state-run company wants to set up a research and development centre for Bangladesh Railway (BR) in a joint venture with the BR. 

Padma Bridge Rail Link: Soaring land prices jacking up cost

The cost of the Padma Bridge rail link, the construction of which is yet to start in full swing, has gone up by Tk 4,269 crore due to escalating land acquisition expenditure and delay in project implementation.

Padma Bridge Rail Link: Khulna in four hours promised

The government is going to start constructing the Padma Bridge rail link in a month and 23 kilometres of the 215km rail lines would be elevated.

China to lend $2.6b for Padma bridge rail link

Bangladesh and China signed a $2.6 billion loan deal on the Padma bridge rail link project yesterday.

China gives nod to $3.14b loan for Padma rail link

The Chinese State Council, the highest policymaking body of the East Asian nation, has finally given the go-ahead to the $3.14 billion

Padma rail deal with China by this year

Bangladesh and China are going to sign final deals on the Padma Bridge Rail Link and four other projects involving $6.8 billion by this year.

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 Bridge Project.

Ecnec okays Tk 34,988cr Padma bridge rail link project

The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (Ecnec) approves the much-talked about Tk 34,988 crore project of Padma Bridge rail link from Dhaka to Jessore.

May 20, 2022
May 20, 2022

Railway research, dev centre: Chinese firm wants joint venture

A Chinese state-run company wants to set up a research and development centre for Bangladesh Railway (BR) in a joint venture with the BR. 

May 23, 2018
May 23, 2018

Padma Bridge Rail Link: Soaring land prices jacking up cost

The cost of the Padma Bridge rail link, the construction of which is yet to start in full swing, has gone up by Tk 4,269 crore due to escalating land acquisition expenditure and delay in project implementation.

May 7, 2018
May 7, 2018

Padma Bridge Rail Link: Khulna in four hours promised

The government is going to start constructing the Padma Bridge rail link in a month and 23 kilometres of the 215km rail lines would be elevated.

April 28, 2018
April 28, 2018

China to lend $2.6b for Padma bridge rail link

Bangladesh and China signed a $2.6 billion loan deal on the Padma bridge rail link project yesterday.

February 22, 2018
February 22, 2018

China gives nod to $3.14b loan for Padma rail link

The Chinese State Council, the highest policymaking body of the East Asian nation, has finally given the go-ahead to the $3.14 billion

August 1, 2017
August 1, 2017

Padma rail deal with China by this year

Bangladesh and China are going to sign final deals on the Padma Bridge Rail Link and four other projects involving $6.8 billion by this year.

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 Bridge Project.

May 3, 2016
May 3, 2016

Ecnec okays Tk 34,988cr Padma bridge rail link project

The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (Ecnec) approves the much-talked about Tk 34,988 crore project of Padma Bridge rail link from Dhaka to Jessore.