Country’s single largest rooftop solar power plant inaugurated in Korean EPZ

Published: June 20, 2021 17:20:24 The country’s single largest rooftop solar plant was inaugurated on Sunday at the privately owned Korean Export Processing Zone (EPZ) in Anwara upazila of Chattagram. The power plant, installed on the rooftop of the factories in the EPZ will generate 16 MW in the first phase while the total capacity […]

PM Hasina urges country’s youth to take up fish farming as livelihood

A huge volume of employment opportunities has been generated in the fisheries sector due to the various measures taken by the government, the prime minister says Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has urged the youths to engage themselves in self-employment activities availing of the government facilities to be financially self-reliant and make a prosperous and developed […]

Govt targets to increase country’s green coverage to 24% by 2025

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File photo of Environment, Forest and Climate Change Minister, Md Shahab Uddin Collected The world must take united efforts to prevent global warming by reducing greenhouse gas emissions, Environment, Forest and Climate Change Minister Md Shahab Uddin says Environment, Forest and Climate Change Minister Md Shahab Uddin on Wednesday said the government has set a […]

‘Heat stress’ hits country’s 30 districts

'Fair price' makes mustard farmers happy

YASIR WARDAD | Published: April 13, 2021 11:25:21 | Updated: April 13, 2021 21:17:00 Rice production in the ongoing Boro season might be affected severely as ‘heat stress’ has hit paddy fields in nearly 30 districts in Bangladesh. Experts apprehended that the government’s target to produce 20.5-million tonnes of Boro rice would be tough to […]

Three farm laws are death warrant for the country’s farmers: Kejriwal

Three farm laws are death warrant for the country’s farmers: Kejriwal

New Delhi: Describing the three new farm laws as a “death warrant for the country’s farmers”, Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday demanded that the Centre repeal the legislation and provide a legal guarantee on the minimum support price (MSP) on the basis of the Swaminathan Commission report. “The three anti-farmer laws are a […]

No specific data on country’s land, water portions

Government working round the clock to preserve arable land, forests and waterbodies, says Land Minister Saifuzzaman There is no specific data on the size of land and water portions of Bangladesh, Land Minister Saifuzzaman Chowdhury told the Parliament on Sunday.  “No specific information was found regarding the size of water and land parts of the […]

No specific data on country’s land, water portions

No specific data on country's land, water portions

There is no specific data on the size of land and water portions of Bangladesh, Land Minister Saifuzzaman Chowdhury told the Parliament on Sunday. “No specific information was found regarding the size of water and land parts of the country from Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics or any other government organisations,” he said responding to a […]