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World Trade Center in Ctg awaits inauguration

The World Trade Center that Bangladesh has built in Chittagong is awaiting opening, reports           Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is scheduled to inaugurate the Tk 2 billion complex on Saturday, 10 years after the construction started. The project aims at bringing opportunities for all sorts of businesses under one roof. Chittagong Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCCI), the ... Read More »

PM to lay foundations of CDA projects costing Tk 5000 cr

  Chittagong Bureau City watchdog  Chittagong Development Authority ( CDA)  is going to implement three  new mega projects and  two projects are set for inauguration at a cost of Tk.5000 crores . The city watchdog has taken these projects during the tenure of ruling party for convenient movement of transports, pedestrians and benefits of the city dwellers as well as ... Read More »

Ctg doctors call off ‘cease work’ after 5- day

Chittagong Bureau Doctors in Chittagong have called off their ‘cease work’ after five days of suffering by patients and their relatives. Dr Mujibul Haque Khan, President the port city unit of Bangladesh Medical Association (BMA), announced the end of the ‘cease work’ after assurances from Chittagong Mayor AJM Nasir Uddin. “We are calling off the ‘cease work’ because we have ... Read More »

Ctg Kadamtali flyover opens to traffic

Chittagong Bureau Chittagong Development Authority (CDA) has opened the Kadamtali flyover to traffic. The 1140-Meter flyover, which is yet to be formally opened by the Prime Minister, was experimentally opened to traffic on Monday morning. CDA Chairman Abdush Salam told that the flyover will be formally opened by the Prime Minister in convenient time. The flyover facilitates movement of ... Read More »

Ctg Customs seize 15 containers art papers

Chittagong Bureau Customs Intelligence and Investigation Directorate(CIID) officials in Chittagong yesterday  seized 15 containers art papers worth Tk three cores imported by misusing bond facilities. Jakir Hossain, Deputy Director of Customs Intelligence and Investigation Directorate (CIID) said the firm, Quest Accessories BD Limited, Uttara EPZ in Dhaka imported 310 tons art paper, under bond facility, a duty free facility for ... Read More »

Vegetable prices drop in Ctg on high supplies

Chittagong Bureau Prices of vegetables have dropped on high supply of the winter vegetables to the kitchen markets in Chittagong.  The prices have fallen by Tk 10 to 15 per kg, and even more in some cases, within a week. The prices eased for the first time after they had soared since the beginning of August due to rains. On ... Read More »

ACC gives CPA chairman clean chit The Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) has cleared chairman of Chittagong Port Authority (CPA) Rear Admiral Mohammad Nizamuddin Ahmed of graft allegations. The Commission gave the clean chit to the CPA chairman and three officials of private firms through an official notice issued by ACC secretary Abu M Mustafa Kamal, posted on the ACC website on Tuesday. The private firm ... Read More »

Writ filed challenging appointment of Saif Power Tech at Ctg Port

Chittagong Bureau, A writ before the High Court against appointment of a private berth operator for newly- constructed New Mooring Container Terminal(NCT) of Chittagong Port  was filed recently. M/s. Container & Terminal Services Ltd filed the writ challenging the appointment of a private berth operator-Saif Power Tec . Following the writ so filed , the high court bench comprising ... Read More »

Ctg Customs detect powder instead of copper,Chittagong After import of   cocaine and rough water declaring the import of edible oil, customs authority detected  bag filled power instead of  copper import. The importer declared import of copper from abroad but during the physical inventory of container on Thursday evening at yard No.7 of Chittagong Port , bag filled powder traced. The import of powder instead of  copper ... Read More »

5 die as bus hits auto-rickshaw head-on in Ctg

  Five people have been killed and at least as many others injured when a bus smashed an auto-rickshaw head-on at Patia Upazila in Chittagong, reports  Four of the dead and the injured, all passengers of the three-wheeler, include members of a family and their relatives, police say. The accident took place on the Chittagong-Cox’s Bazar Highway at Mansar ... Read More »