Bangladesh

Trade between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka to be explored by taking joint-venture initiatives-President M Abdul Hamid

Trade between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka to be explored by taking joint-venture initiatives-President M...

Stressing on bilateral relations President M Abdul Hamid on Friday said, there is need the potentiality of Trade between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka to be explored by taking joint-venture initiatives. "There are good potentials for...
Rise of environmental movement

Rise of environmental movement

The environment has been wielding the whole world life and its ecosystem from the time immemorial. Untoward environment destroys the living world. On the other hand, the utile environment ameliorates the community and civilization....
Research work on education should be enhanced to gear up development process in the country - Education Minister

Research work on education should be enhanced to gear up development process in the...

Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid today said research work on education should be enhanced to gear up development process in the country. "We have to improve quality of education through research work," he told a...
Bangladesh has approached AIIB for a loan of $1 bn

Bangladesh has approached AIIB for a loan of $1 bn

Bangladesh has approached AIIB, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, for a loan of $1 bn for seven infrastructure projects. Finance Minister AMA Muhith made the proposal to AIIB Vice-President DJ Pandian at the secretariat on...
68.65 million people in Bangladesh use mobile internet

68.65 million people in Bangladesh use mobile internet

The number of internet customers in Bangladesh has grown 9 percent to 73.35 million over the four months through June, powered by mobile internet. Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission or BTRC published the data on its...

Sheikh Hasina has congratulated Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has congratulated Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on winning the mandate of this country's people in favour of the constitutional amendment ushering in the Executive Presidential System. In a congratulatory letter...
EU has said it will continue to press Bangladesh to conclude the negotiations on the SOPs

EU has said it will continue to press Bangladesh to conclude the negotiations on...

The European Union (EU) has said it will continue to press Bangladesh to conclude the negotiations on the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) on the return of irregular migrants from the EU by the end...

Fakhrul protests police raid on Khaleda’s office

BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Saturday alleged the sudden police raid on their party chairperson's Gulshan office has made it clear there is no sign of democracy in the country. He came...
Sea-level rise in Bangladesh predicted to be at risk by 2050

Sea-level rise in Bangladesh predicted to be at risk by 2050

Some 27 million people are 'predicted to be at risk' of sea-level rise in Bangladesh by 2050, says a Dhaka-based international non-government organisation.   "Climate change is a concern now affecting every one of us and...
Khaleda Zia on Friday urged the government to take immediate steps to check the spread of Chikungunya

Khaleda Zia on Friday urged the government to take immediate steps to check the...

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia on Friday urged the government to take immediate steps to check the spread of mosquito-borne viral disease Chikungunya. "I pray for the early recovery of those affected by chikungunya. I strongly...