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The plan is to create a plan, says Google's Bangladeshi man

Dhaka, May 14 -- Zaheed Sabur, the first Bangladeshi principal engineer and only director at Google, wants to give back in whatever little way he can, especially by sharing his experiences and knowled... Read More


Community radio an enormous tool to help coastal people face cyclones: Study

Dhaka, May 8 -- Though there is a sharp fall in radio listenership among people in rural Bangladesh, community radio still can be an enormous tool to help vulnerable coastal people face cyclones, says... Read More


Bangladesh-Myanmar talks Friday amid 'zero progress' on Rohingya repatriation

Dhaka, May 2 -- Bangladesh and Myanmar are going to sit in Naypyidaw on Friday to discuss the Rohingya repatriation issue as the current crisis steps into almost two years with "zero progress" on Myan... Read More


UK wants even stronger ties with Bangladesh after Brexit

Dhaka, April 23 -- The United Kingdom (UK) has said it wants to have even stronger relationship with Bangladesh once they come out from the European Union (EU), noting that Bangladesh's economy has be... Read More


Japan for safe repatriation of Rohingyas with UN cooperation

Dhaka, April 17 -- Japan has laid emphasis on safe, voluntary repatriation of Rohingyas with dignity under the cooperation of the United Nations (UN) noting that there is no "enough" support for them.... Read More


Bangladesh set to see more Japanese entrepreneurs: Envoy

Dhaka, April 16 -- Japanese Ambassador in Dhaka Hiroyasu Izumi has said the Special Economic Zone for Japanese investors in Bangladesh and the One Stop Service Act are likely to attract more Japanese ... Read More


Bangladesh to become "preferred destination" for Swiss businesses

Dhaka, April 8 -- Switzerland has said Bangladesh will become a "more preferred destination" for Swiss businesses in the future with further improved infrastructures and energy supply, regulatory pred... Read More


Switzerland for resolving Rohingya crisis respecting int'l laws

Dhaka, April 6 -- Switzerland has reiterated that all efforts towards resolving the Rohingya crisis must be guided by respect for obligations under international laws, particularly human rights law. ... Read More


Bangladesh needs to find space for wildlife, says a global expert

Dhaka, March 24 -- Bangladesh, like many other countries, needs to find space for both the wildlife and its people keeping in mind that biodiversity is important for the world, says a renowned global ... Read More