Bangladesh signs $7.5 billion railway deal with British companyStaff Writer | December 21, 2016
Bangladesh signed a deal with Britain's DP Rail to develop a $7.5 billion rail track, the biggest ever railway project in the country.
Transportation The 240 kilometre rail track
DP Rail will finance the project, railway minister Mujibul Haque told reporters following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding.
Under the terms of the MoU, DP Rail has the exclusive right to develop plans to design, finance, build and operate the railway, the company said in a statement. ■