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25

Oct 2021
Bangladesh Cement Manufacturers Association re-elects directors

Md Alamgir Kabir has been re-elected president of the association The vice-chairman of MI Cement Factory, Md Alamgir Kabir, has been re-elected president of Bangladesh Cement Manufacturers Association ...

22

Oct 2021
LafargeHolcim Bangladesh launches new brand of cement

The specialised cement ensures 50 percent extra strength in two days LafargeHolcim Bangladesh has announced the launch of a new brand of cement called Holcim Shokti, reports The Daily Star. The specialised ...

22

Oct 2021
LafargeHolcim Bangladesh launches new brand of cement

The specialised cement ensures 50 percent extra strength in two days LafargeHolcim Bangladesh has announced the launch of a new brand of cement called Holcim Shokti, reports The Daily Star. The specialised ...

22

Oct 2021
LafargeHolcim Bangladesh launches new brand of cement

The specialised cement ensures 50 percent extra strength in two days LafargeHolcim Bangladesh has announced the launch of a new brand of cement called Holcim Shokti, reports The Daily Star. The specialised ...

26

Jul 2021
LafargeHolcim Bangladesh launches new bag design for Strong Structure cement

The new bags are now available in all the company's markets LafargeHolcim Bangladesh has introduced a new look of its premium cement brand, Holcim Strong Structure, which is now available in all the ...

15

Jul 2021
LafargeHolcim Bangladesh's sales and profit jumps in 2Q202

Its profits jumped 248 percent year-on-year LafargeHolcim Bangladesh posted its results for the second quarter of 2021, recording sales and profits jump between April to June, thanks to a newly launched ...

08

Jun 2021
MI Cement Factory resumes its capacity expansion plans in Bangladesh

The company decided to go ahead with the plan of setting up its sixth cement unit at Muktagachha Bangladesh-based MI Cement Factory announced it has decided to resume its expansion plans to increase ...

07

Jun 2021
LafargeHolcim Bangladesh unveils new Supercrete Cement bag

Supercrete is a Portland limestone cement LafargeHolcim Bangladesh has launched the new Supercrete Cement bag to be available in the domestic market by June 10, informs The Daily Star. Supercrete ...

25

Mar 2021
Bangladesh receives offers in tender to buy 50,000 tons of rice

Three trading houses offers are still being analysed and no purchase had been reported [PAID=]Three trading houses submitted offers in the tender from Bangladesh's state grains buyer to purchase 50,000 ...

12

Jan 2021
LafargeHolcim enters aggregates business in Bangladesh

The company started the commercial production of clear-size graded aggregate on January 9 in the country LafargeHolcim Bangladesh announced that it made a foray into the aggregate business, according ...

30

Nov 2020
LafargeHolcim Bangladesh launches new water-resistant cement

The cement reduces capillary action by resisting the permeation of water, according to the company LafargeHolcim Bangladesh has introduced a new product to protect buildings from rainfall or water-induced ...

30

Nov 2020
LafargeHolcim Bangladesh launches new water-resistant cement

The cement reduces capillary action by resisting the permeation of water, according to the company LafargeHolcim Bangladesh has introduced a new product to protect buildings from rainfall or water-induced ...

30

Nov 2020
Bangladesh’s energy ministry proposes conversion of coal-fired power plants

The proposal is grounded on the lack of investments in coal projects The Bangladeshi minister of Power, Energy and Mineral Resources, Nasrul Hamid, last month disclosed plans of reviewing 26 out of ...

04

Nov 2020
Bangladesh’s first dedicated bitumen plant to begin production this month

Its initial phase is expected produce 2.75 lakh tons of bitumen Bangladesh’s first dedicated bitumen plant, built by the Bashundhara Group, is set to start its commercial production by the end of November ...

16

Oct 2020
LafargeHolcim Bangladesh's sales increase in 3Q 202

The growth was supported by sales and marketing initiatives Building materials company LafargeHolcim Bangladesh (LHB) disclosed its net sales during the third quarter of 2020 increased by 3 percent ...

16

Oct 2020
LafargeHolcim Bangladesh's sales increase in 3Q 202

The growth was supported by sales and marketing initiatives Building materials company LafargeHolcim Bangladesh (LHB) disclosed its net sales during the third quarter of 2020 increased by 3 percent ...

21

Sep 2020
Bangladesh’s Barapukuria coal mine resumes production

The country’s only active coal mine finally opens after closing since June The Barapukuria mine in northern Dinajpur, Bangladesh’s only operational coal mine began running production on a trial basis ...

09

Sep 2020
First export vessel reaches Tripura from Bangladesh with a cement cargo

... vessel through inland waterways from Bangladesh, reports IND News. The vessel carried cement from Daukandi, in Bangladesh, and left on September 3 travelling along the Meghna-Gomti river route. According ...

09

Sep 2020
First export vessel reaches Tripura from Bangladesh with a cement cargo

... vessel through inland waterways from Bangladesh, reports IND News. The vessel carried cement from Daukandi, in Bangladesh, and left on September 3 travelling along the Meghna-Gomti river route. According ...

02

Sep 2020
Bangladesh’s largest coal power plant begins trial runs for second unit

The first unit started its commercial operations in mid-May Bangladesh’s largest coal-fired plant, the Payra 1,320-megawatt Thermal Power Plant, started its trial runs for electricity production at ...

31

Aug 2020
Bangladesh Shipping Corporation increases its fleet

The company is looking to acquire six ships According to Splash 247, the State-owned shipowner Bangladesh Shipping Corporation (BSC) is looking to increase its fleet to a total of 14 vessels with the ...

31

Jul 2020
Bangladesh may suspend new coal-fired power plants plan

The country’s energy industry is set to undergo major changes [PAID=] Bangladesh’s minister for the Ministry of Power, Nasrul Hamid, announced that he is reconsidering the new plans for the country’s ...

21

Jul 2020
ZOZEN Boiler’s SZL series coal-fired boiler gains popularity in Bangladesh

A local enterprise purchased ZOZEN’s equipment for heat supply Chinese boiler manufacturer ZOZEN Boiler has recently attracted the attention of local enterprises in Bangladesh with the help of its ...

09

Jul 2020
Bangladesh’s cement export revenues decline in FY 2019-20

Export value for cement decreased The Bangladesh Export Promotion Bureau (EPB) revealed that the cement industry’s export revenues for the recently concluded FY 2019-20 were recorded at USD 9.14 million, ...

09

Jul 2020
Bangladesh’s cement export revenues decline in FY 2019-20

Export value for cement decreased The Bangladesh Export Promotion Bureau (EPB) revealed that the cement industry’s export revenues for the recently concluded FY 2019-20 were recorded at USD 9.14 million, ...

19

Jun 2020
Bangladesh cement manufacturers argue for withdrawal of advance income tax

The industry is reportedly struggling due to the effects of COVID-19 Cement manufacturers in Bangladesh have stated that they will suffer from capital shortage if the government does not withdraw the ...

19

Jun 2020
Bangladesh cement manufacturers argue for withdrawal of advance income tax

The industry is reportedly struggling due to the effects of COVID-19 Cement manufacturers in Bangladesh have stated that they will suffer from capital shortage if the government does not withdraw the ...

15

Jun 2020
Bangladesh cement manufacturers’ demands unaddressed in new budget

Companies are seeking a cut on clinker import duties Cement manufacturers in Bangladesh expressed their frustration over their demand being left unaddressed in the government’s new proposed budged, ...

15

Jun 2020
Bangladesh cement manufacturers’ demands unaddressed in new budget

Companies are seeking a cut on clinker import duties Cement manufacturers in Bangladesh expressed their frustration over their demand being left unaddressed in the government’s new proposed budged, ...

14

May 2020
Bangladesh cement makers request refunding from government

The industry wants the government to pay the dues The Bangladesh Cement Manufacturers Association urged the government to refund their accumulated advance income taxes as soon as possible in order for ...

24

Apr 2020
HeidelbergCement Bangladesh declares no dividend in 2019

The company’s financial income was lower in this period HeidelbergCement Bangladesh had no dividend for its shareholders in 2019 as it reported a loss of BDT 18.64 crore for the period, reports New Age ...

15

Apr 2020
Bangladesh to drop construction of Gazaria coal plant

... development of the 350 megawatts Gazaria coal plant, reports New Age Bangladesh. The Rural Power Company deemed the barging of imported coal to the site on the Meghna River unfeasible, adding that it ...

12

Feb 2020
Bangladesh: Payra Port retenders construction of bulk terminal

The interested companies will have to submit their bids by February 17 The Payra Port Authority has re-tendered the construction of a coal or bulk terminal on January 2, reports Dredging and Ports. ...

12

Feb 2020
Bangladesh: Payra Port retenders construction of bulk terminal

The interested companies will have to submit their bids by February 17 The Payra Port Authority has re-tendered the construction of a coal or bulk terminal on January 2, reports Dredging and Ports. ...

20

Jan 2020
Bangladesh seeks Australia’s support in new coal-fueled plants project

... new trade opportunities, such as the potential to supply it with 80 million tons of coal during a five-year period, reports SBS News. The commissioner believes Bangladesh’s plan to build twenty-nine ...

14

Jan 2020
Demand for Bangladesh's cement continues growing in Indi

Exports have been directed to the states of Tripura, Assam and Meghalaya [PAID=]Bangladesh exported a total of 9,325 metric tons of cement to several Indian states, reports Uni India. The country ...

07

Jan 2020
Bangladesh: Government makes use of blocks mandatory in public construction

The use of clay bricks is being phased out According to Shahriar Kamal, managing director of Concord, the government in Bangladesh plans to make block use in public construction mandatory, boosting ...

02

Jan 2020
Bangladesh’s cement consumption expected to rise as construction activity quickens pace

The government is investing more in infrastructure development [PAID=]Cement consumption in Bangladesh is expected to increase over the coming years as urbanization rates expand and infrastructure ...

02

Jan 2020
Bangladesh cuts taxes for imports of cement raw materials

... it from five to three percent, reports The Daily Star. The president of the Bangladesh Cement Manufacturers Association, Md Alamgir Kabir, welcomed the tax cut, but demanded the complete withdrawal of ...

13

Dec 2019
Growing brick demand boosts coal import rates in Bangladesh

... reports The Daily Star. The fossil fuel imports have surged 70% on the year to 57.54 lakh tons in FY2018/19, according to customs data. Private investors throughout Bangladesh have spent BDT 3,950 ...

13

Dec 2019
Growing brick demand boosts coal import rates in Bangladesh

... reports The Daily Star. The fossil fuel imports have surged 70% on the year to 57.54 lakh tons in FY2018/19, according to customs data. Private investors throughout Bangladesh have spent BDT 3,950 ...

12

Dec 2019
Central Queensland prepares exports of chickpea to Bangladesh

The vessel carrying the grain will be loaded at the port of Mackay [PAID=]Central Queensland is preparing to load the first cargo of new-crop Australian chickpeas into Bangladesh, with 95,000 tons of ...

06

Dec 2019
Bangladesh’s exports drop in November

Exports fell both year-on-year and year-to-date Exports of goods from Bangladesh declined in November 2019 due to poor performance in shipments of apparel, which could hurt the country’s export ...

02

Dec 2019
Bangladesh's cement sector faces new taxation rul

Government introduces “non-adjustable” clause The cement sector in Bangladesh is in trouble after the government incorporated a “non-adjustable” clause on its five percent advance income tax and ...

02

Dec 2019
Bangladesh's cement sector faces new taxation rul

Government introduces “non-adjustable” clause The cement sector in Bangladesh is in trouble after the government incorporated a “non-adjustable” clause on its five percent advance income tax and ...

28

Nov 2019
Swiss Singapore Overseas secures Bangladesh wheat tender

Three other companies competed for the tender [PAID=]Swiss Singapore Overseas has won a tender to supply 50,000 tons of wheat to Bangladesh, after submitting the lowest offer of USD 268.14 per ton, ...

13

Nov 2019
Ultratech Cement to divest from assets in Bangladesh

The deal is yet to be approved by the proper authorities Ultratech Cement Middle East Invesmtnets has entered into a binding agreement with Heidelberg Cement Bangladesh for divesting its entire shareholding ...

07

Nov 2019
Bangladesh’s cement manufacturers pressured by oversupply

Demand is not enough to absorb the market’s capacity Cement manufacturers in Bangladesh are facing multiple headwinds and unhealthy competition due to the overproduction issues affecting the market, ...

04

Nov 2019
Oldendorff Carriers secures five-year coal-shipping deal with Bangladesh Chinese Power

The deal will be active for the next five years Oldendorff Carriers has signed a new long-term coal transportation agreement with Bangladesh Chinese Power, which will be valid over the next five ...

04

Nov 2019
Oldendorff Carriers secures five-year coal-shipping deal with Bangladesh Chinese Power

The deal will be active for the next five years Oldendorff Carriers has signed a new long-term coal transportation agreement with Bangladesh Chinese Power, which will be valid over the next five ...

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