Training programme on petroleum held at DU

DHAKA With a view to enhancing professional skills to

develop energy sector in the country, a daylong training programme on

Petroleum Geo-science Skills Development was held at Dhaka University (DU)

today.

Department of Geology of DU in collaboration with Green Power Limited and

Dimension Strata Company Limited of Brunei jointly organised the programme at

Prof MA Latif Auditorium of Geology Department.

Vice-Chancellor (VC) Professor Dr Md Akhtaruzzaman, High Commissioner of

Brunei to Bangladesh Haji Haris bin Haji Othman, DU Earth and Environmental

Sciences Faculty Dean Prof Dr ASM Maksud Kamal and Managing Director of Green

Power Limited Shaikh Ehsanul Habib addressed the programme, among others,

with Geology Department Chairperson Prof Dr M Aziz Hasan in the chair.

Managing Director of Dimension Strata Company Limited of Brunei Mohammad

Reduan Haji Mohd Yusof and its Technical Director Dr AKM Ehsanul Haque

presented key-note speech.

DU VC hoped that experts of petroleum sector will be highly benefited by

this training programme.

The High Commissioner of Brunei to Bangladesh said the government of Brunei

has keen interest to work closely with Bangladesh to develop energy sector.

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Dhaka University and Green

Power Limited and Dimension Strata Company Limited of Brunei has already been

signed in this regard, he pointed out.

Professionals from different petroleum companies and organisations of the

country participated in the daylong training programme.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)