Friday, May 31, 2024

CNG likely to cost more in a day or two

The government is likely to raise the price of compressed natural gas in a day or two, officials said. The decision would be taken by the Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission on a proposal sent by Petrobangla to raise the CNG price. Petrobangla, the state run oil, gas and mineral resources corporation, sent the  proposal to

CNG time bomb ticks

Passengers of CNG-run public transports are running the risk of cylinder explosion as several thousand such vehicles are in service across the country with CNG cylinders beyond their usability limit. Officials concerned told New Age that the cylinders installed in the vehicles in mid-80s in the country were still in service beyond their lifespan although ... Read more

Drive against CNG auto-rickshaw drivers within a week

The government on Wednesday ordered the authorities concerned to launch a drive against unruly CNG-run auto-rickshaw drivers and owners responsible for passengers’ sufferings in the capital. The order came in the wake of widespread complaints against the drivers of the three-wheelers that they were always reluctant to run on meter, rather charged extra-fare from the ... Read more

CNG price hike likely next month

The government is likely to increase the prices of CNG (compressed natural gas) early next month, a senior official of Bangladesh Energy Regula-tory Commission (BERC) said. BERC has received such a proposal from the Petrobangla about a month ago, BERC chairman Yusuf Hossain told daily sun