Rooppur NPP: 3 contracts with Russia by Dec next year

MNA Business Desk: The government is eyeing three contracts with Russia regarding Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) lifecycle services by December 2019 to smoothly implement the project.

“We’re working to complete negotiations over the issues and ink the deals within the timeframe,” science and technology secretary Md Anwar Hossain told media.

Top officials of Bangladesh and Russia at a recent meeting set a timeline to sign the deals, said Mr Anwar Hossain.

However, they agreed to sign the ‘nuclear fuel supply deal’ by December 2018 and ‘service contract for operation technical support, maintenance and repair’ by first quarter of 2019, reported news agency.


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