Dilip Barua

Barua takes over SME Foundation as chief

Industries Minister Dilip Barua has taken over the post of chairperson of the SME Foundation, ending Aftab ul Islam's two-year tenure.

Dhaka seeks Beijing’s support to leapfrog into greener economy

Industries Minister Dilip Barua has said Bangladesh is ready to work in close partnership with China to realise potentials to leapfrog into a greener economy and adopt technologies that promote sustainable energy use and greener industrialisation.

New era of growth beckons ship-breaking

Ship-breaking is set to emerge as a multi-billion dollar sector, generating tens of thousands of new jobs, as the introduction of toxic management and natural beaching system draw more investment to the key recycling industry.

Sugar industry to be made profitable: Barua

Industries Minister Dilip Barua on Wednesday said all necessary steps would be taken to make the sugar industry profitable.

Shipbreaking industry will become a driving force for BD economy

Industries Minister Dilip Barua sees bright prospect of Shipbreaking industry in Bangladesh in the coming years.

Shipbreaking to be global leader ‘within 5 years’: Barua

Bangladesh’s fast-growing shipbreaking industry will turn into a global leader “within next five years” and act as one of the key tools for driving economic growth, Industries Minister Dilip Barua said here today.

No sugar crisis from next year: Barua

Industries Minister Dilip Barua today said the government would ensure sugar at the doorsteps of people like fertilizer from the next year.

BSTI to operate anti-adulterated drive during Ramadan: Barua

BSTI is likely to start stronger drive against adulterated food across the country including capital city from the first day of Ramadan in a bid to ensure sale of hygienic food for all, said Industries Minister Dilip Barua yesterday.

Mirsarai Tragedy: Mourning at schools today

Educational institutions across the country will today mourn the loss of 44 lives in Monday's road crash in Mirsarai of Chittagong.

Jamdani exports decimated by raw materials' price hike

The country's 'Jamdani saree' export has declined by around 50 per cent during the last five years due to price hike of raw materials, forcing the weavers to switch over to other professions.

Tk 150b electrical, electronics goods produced annually

Electrical product manufacturers yesterday urged the government to take initiatives for setting up an Electrical Industrial Park in the country in order to maximise the potentials of the sector.

Barua pledges collateral free credit up to Tk 50 lakh for entrepreneurs

Country’s small and medium electrical industrial units are producing import alternative electrical and electronics products annually and the amount is not less than Tk 15,000 crore, entrepreneurs said here on Wednesday.

Growth of SMEs key to national uplift - Dilip Barua

Industries Minister Dilip Barua yesterday said rapid growth of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) is the key to accelerating national economic growth

Call for Green Energy Fund to enhance energy capacity

Barua attends Vienna Energy Forum 2011

Industries Minister Dilip Barua yesterday proposed formation of a Green Energy Fund for climate change in order to enhance energy capacity of the developing countries.

Barua for quality of products to reach international standards

Industries Minister Dilip Barua stressed on ensuring quality of products through removing technical barriers with a view to making these products internationally acceptable.

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