Rooppur power plant

November 1, 2020
November 1, 2020

Rooppur power plant scam: SC stays bail order for contractor Asif Hossain

The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court today stayed until November 8 a High Court order that granted bail to contractor Asif Hossain in a case filed over corruption in purchasing furniture and household items for officials of Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant in Pabna.

October 21, 2020
October 21, 2020

Rooppur Power Plant: Unloading of key machines begins at Mongla Port

Authorities started unloading a nuclear reactor and a steam generator -- key components of the first unit of Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant -- at jetty number 9 of Mongla Port in Bagerhat today.

May 20, 2019
May 20, 2019

HC seeks inquiry report on procurement at Rooppur plant

The High Court seeks the inquiry reports of Ministry of Housing and Public Works over the alleged irregularities in purchasing furniture and other household products for officials and employees of Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant.

July 15, 2018
July 15, 2018

Rooppur Power Plant: No worries over safety

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday assured the public that the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant was being constructed with full security measure taken, adding that the design of the plant has been developed in a way as to not succumb to any accident – nuclear or man-made.

November 29, 2017
November 29, 2017

Rooppur Power Plant: PM to open construction tomorrow

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is set to inaugurate the main construction work of Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant at the project site tomorrow.

June 3, 2016
June 3, 2016

Focus on fast-track projects

The government has given top priority to eight fast-track mega projects in the upcoming budget, setting aside Tk 18,727 crore for them.

October 3, 2015
October 3, 2015

Russians complete Rooppur nuke power feasibility study; project design

The Russians have completed the feasibility study and prepared the design for construction of the Rooppur 2400 megawatt nuclear power plant.