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Tannery relocation to Savar must by Dec 30: Amu

November 27, 2016

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Industries Minister Amir Hossain Amu on Sunday said the gas and power connections to Hazaribagh tannery industries will be snapped if those are not relocated to Savar from the capital by December 30 next. The Industries Minister came up with the warning while talking to reporters after visiting the Bangladesh […]

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No utility services to tanneries at Hazaribagh after December

November 27, 2016

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Industries Minister Amir Hossain Amu on Sunday has issued a fresh deadline for the tannery owners to relocate their tannery units to Savar from the capital’s Hazaribagh area by December 30, 2016.

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Delay in tannery relocation irks PM

November 27, 2016

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Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday expressed displeasure over the unnecessary delay in relocating tanneries from the city’s Hazaribagh area by their owners although the government has provided them with various facilities at Savar, reports UNB.

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Pay fine until relocation

November 27, 2016

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With tanners dithering over relocation of their factories to Savar, the High Court yesterday ordered the owners of 154 tanneries in the capital’s Hazaribagh to pay Tk 50,000 each a day in compensation for damaging the environment in the area.

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Tannery relocation possible by 2016: Amu

November 27, 2016

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The industries minister, Amir Hossain, on Tuesday told parliament that the relocation process of all tanneries from the capital to the designated tannery estate in Savar will be completed by this year.

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Tannery relocation likely to be complete by June

November 27, 2016

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The relocation of tanneries in Hazaribagh to the leather industrial park in Savar on the outskirts of the capital is likely to be completed by June this year, said sources in the leather industry. – See more at: http://archive.dhakatribune.com/bangladesh/2016/jan/11/tannery-relocation-likely-be-complete-june#sthash.GUtgYl3t.dpuf

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The Minister of Industries handover compensation cheques to tannery owners

April 5, 2015

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Relocate tannery units to Savar in time: Amu Industries Minister Amir Hossain Amu called upon tanners to shift their industrial units from Hazaribagh to Savar Tanner Estate within stipulated time to establish dominance at the international leather market. ‘The country’s leather sector has a huge potential to derive the benefit […]

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New Leather plant at Mongla EPZ

February 22, 2015

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$21.5m leather plant at Mongla EPZ Suman Saha, The Daily Star A new export-oriented leather company, Rich Time Enterprise, is gearing to start operations in March to grab a share of the fast expanding global leather and footwear market. Bangladesh is a promising place for the leather industry thanks to […]

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BB announces incentives for tannery relocation

December 29, 2014

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BB announces incentives for tannery relocation November 03, 2014 The central bank yesterday urged the commercial banks for providing special supports to the tanners, who are relocating their tanneries from the capital’s Hazaribagh to the newly established Savar Leather Industrial Estate. The Banking Regulation and Policy Department (BRPD) of Bangladesh […]

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Tannery owners advised to relocate by March

October 19, 2014

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Tannery owners advised to relocate by March Star Business Report Industries Minister Amir Hossain Amu yesterday threatened to cancel the plots of tannery owners unless they relocate hazardous factories from Hazaribagh in Dhaka to Savar by March next year. To see more, please visit the following link: http://www.thedailystar.net/tannery-owners-advised-to-relocate-by-march-41150

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