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Cyclone Mocha leaves trail of destruction in southeastern Bangladesh 14 May 2023
The cyclone, packing winds of up to 200 mph, brought destructive winds and a devastating storm surge particularly in Bangladesh's southeastern Cox's Bazar district and its offshore island ... Also, hundreds of makeshift shelters were damaged in camps of Bangladesh's Cox's Bazar district housing nearly 1 million Rohingya refugees from Myanmar.

Roundup: Bangladesh braces for extremely dangerous tropical cyclone Mocha 13 May 2023
DHAKA, May 13 (Xinhua) -- Bangladesh on Saturday raised its storm danger signal to the highest level of 10 as the extremely dangerous cyclone Mocha is heading toward its coastlines ... 10 for Cox's Bazar, a seaside city in southeastern Bangladesh, and signal No. 8 for Payra seaport in southern Bangladesh.

Bangladesh: Flights cancelled, high alert issued as approaching cyclone Mocha turns 'very dangerous'

Khaleejtimes 13 May 2023
Cyclone Mocha, one of the most powerful cyclones seen in Bangladesh in nearly two decades, is predicted to make landfall on Sunday near the Bangladesh-Myanmar border. Authorities suspended inland river transport across Bangladesh from Friday night and flight operations at Shah Amanat International Airport in Chattogram from Saturday morning.

Over half a million people evacuated as Cyclone Mocha’ barrels towards Bangladesh’s coast

The Siasat Daily 13 May 2023
Authorities in Bangladesh on Saturday launched a massive evacuation campaign to relocate close to half a million people along the southeastern coastlines as a “very dangerous” tropical cyclone is expected to make landfall in the country, threatening the Rohingya refugee camp, the world’s largest.

Bangladesh issues high alert as approaching cyclone Mocha turns ‘very dangerous’

The Siasat Daily 13 May 2023
Cyclone Mocha, one of the most powerful cyclones seen in Bangladesh in nearly two decades, is predicted to make landfall on Sunday near the Bangladesh-Myanmar border ... Meteorologists said the storm’s path is set to affect Bangladesh’s southeastern border district of Cox’s Bazar where over a million Rohingya refugees live.

Filipino family of 5 killed in massive fire from overcharged electric bike

Khaleejtimes 05 Apr 2023
A family of five — including three young children — died in a massive fire that broke out in their residence in the Philippine province of Pangasinan. On Tuesday, the police identified the cause of the blaze ... Philippines warns of possible waves after offshore quake Massive fire rages through clothing market in Bangladesh capital Kerala train fire.

Sheikh Hasina seeks Bangladesh-Qatar business forum for economic partnership

Blitz 06 Mar 2023
Potentials of Trade and Investment in Bangladesh” held at St ... Sheikh Hasina particularly mentioned the scope for Qatari investment in the energy sector, including in renewable energy and said Bangladesh could benefit from Qatar’s expertise in offshore gas exploration and energy distribution system.

Two years after Myanmar coup: Let\u2019s not forget Rohingya refugees adrift at sea

Indian Express 09 Feb 2023
Some 8,00,000 Rohingya fled Myanmar and took refuge in the neighbouring country, Bangladesh ... Initially, life in the refugee camps of Cox\u2019s Bazar in southeastern Bangladesh provided a semblance of security and stability to the Rohingya ... In the first half of 2015, some 30,000 attempted to make this dangerous voyage from Bangladesh and Myanmar.

Seismic survey launches offshore Bangladesh

Upstream Online 05 Jan 2023
Norwegian survey contractor TGS has commenced a new regional multi-client 2D seismic campaign offshore Bangladesh in partnership with SLB (formerly Schlumberger) and national energy company Petrobangla ... Giant gas discoveries have been made in the Bay of Bengal offshore Myanmar and ...

TGS and SLB gear up for seismic survey offshore Bangladesh

Splash24/7 03 Jan 2023
The overall program plans to encompass around 32,000 line km of multi-client seismic data covering most of offshore Bangladesh.

TGS and partners to launch 2D seismic survey offshore Bangladesh

Offshore Technology 03 Jan 2023
Geoscience data company TGS has partnered with oilfield services firm SLB and Bangladesh government-owned oil company Petrobangla to launch a new multi-client 2D seismic survey programme offshore Bangladesh ... of multi-client seismic data that will cover most of offshore Bangladesh.

TGS announces new 2d seismic survey offshore Bangladesh

Natural Gas World 03 Jan 2023
Energy data provider TGS on January 3 announced a new regional multi-client 2D seismic programme offshore Bangladesh in partnership with SLB and Petrobangla ... around 32,000 line km of multi-client seismic data covering most of offshore Bangladesh, TGS said.

Bangladesh Balances Energy Needs with Climate, Conservation

Beijing News 13 Nov 2022
RAMPAL, Bangladesh - Fish, rice, mangrove trees and the lush delta wetlands where the massive Ganges, Brahmaputra, and Meghna rivers drain into the Bay of Bengal ... Locals work at the fields at the Sundarbans, the world's largest mangrove forest, near the Maitree Super Thermal Power Project in Rampal, Bangladesh, Wednesday, Oct.

Europe’s energy crunch could trigger years of shortages

Taipei Times 10 Nov 2022
After a summer of rolling blackouts and political turmoil, cooler weather and heavy rains have alleviated the immediate energy crisis in Pakistan, India, Bangladesh and the Philippines ... The International Chamber of Commerce Bangladesh urged its government to move faster with natural gas exploration both onshore and offshore to replace expensive LNG.

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