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AMERI keen to invest in Bangladesh power sector By Shamim Jahangir | Last Updated: 23rd April, 2017, 00:00

United Arab Emirates-based Africa Middle East Resources Investment Group (AMERI) has shown interest in construction of imported LNG based power plant having a capacity to generate maximum 1000MW station…

AMERI keen to invest in Bangladesh power sector

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Corporate Corner Corporate Corner

Bangladesh Development Bank Managing Director Manjur Ahmed  presides over the quarterly business…

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