Ban Ki-moon seeks political solution to Rohingya crisis

Dhaka, Nov. 29 -- Former UN secretary general Ban Ki-moon has called for a political solution to the Rohingya crisis allowing them to return to their places of origin in Rakhine State "freely and safe... Read More

ICT among 6 promising sectors in Bangladesh that can help earn $60bn by 2023

Dhaka, Nov. 8 -- The Information and Communications Technology (ICT) and IT-enabled services in Bangladesh have been maintaining a double-digit Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) over the last ten yea... Read More

Rohingya Repatriation: NAM calls for creating conditions in Rakhine

Dhaka, Nov. 1 -- The heads of state and government of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) have underscored the importance of creating "conducive conditions" in Rakhine State for the voluntary return of Roh... Read More

Nordic countries keen to work with Bangladesh to combat marine litter

Dhaka, Oct. 25 -- Norwegian Ambassador to Bangladesh Sidsel Bleken has said the Nordic countries hope to work with Bangladesh to reach a global agreement to combat marine plastic litter and microplast... Read More

Bangladesh to become centre of greater Bengal economy: Japanese Ambassador

Dhaka, Sept. 20 -- Outgoing Japanese Ambassador to Bangladesh Hiroyasu Izumi has said Bangladesh will become a developed and prosperous country as the centre of the "greater Bengal economy" and the tw... Read More

420 Rohingyas trafficked in 2 yrs

Dhaka, Sept. 16 -- Some 420 Rohingya people have become victims of human trafficking in last two years from Cox's Bazar areas despite monitoring on their movement, according to an assessment of the In... Read More