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Emirates marks 35 years of its operation in Bangladesh

Dhaka, Oct. 27 -- Emirates, the world's largest international airline has celebrated 35 years of connecting Bangladesh to the world on Wednesday. Since its first flight in 1986, the airline has carrie... Read More


Bangladesh to receive $200m from IDA for Covid-stricken informal sector

Dhaka, Oct. 27 -- Bangladesh will receive $200 million from the International Development Association (IDA), a concessionary lending window of the World Bank, to help create jobs in the country's Covi... Read More


Be ready to make any sacrifice, PM says to army

Dhaka, Oct. 27 -- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina underscored her belief that the Bangladesh Army will always be prepared to make any necessary sacrifice in the nation's hour of need. Hasina was virtual... Read More


Global collaboration, automatic exchange of info stressed for inclusive growth

Dhaka, Oct. 27 -- Speakers at a programme stressed the need for global collaboration, usage of digital platforms and automatic exchange of information for an inclusive growth. They came up with this ... Read More


Weeklong Bangladesh Trade and Investment Summit 2021 kicks off

Dhaka, Oct. 26 -- With the call for investing in Bangladesh taking its competitive advantages, the 'Bangladesh Trade & Investment Summit 2021' began on Tuesday. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurat... Read More


Dollar price crosses Tk 90 in kerb market

Dhaka, Oct. 26 -- Post-lockdown foreign travel pushes up fluctuating dollar rate in kerb market, impact to increase imported goods price The exchange rate for the US dollar in the open or kerb market... Read More


Sonali bank promotes 15 to general managers

Dhaka, Oct. 26 -- Sonali Bank has recently promoted 15 deputy general managers to general managers. The country's largest state-owned bank issued an order in this regard on Thursday last. Md Rezaul ... Read More


Three of a family 'hacked to death' in Khulna

Dhaka, Oct. 26 -- Police found the bodies of a couple and their daughter, presumed murdered, in Khulna's Koyra Upazila. The law enforcers retrieved the bodies from a pond in the upazila's Bamia villa... Read More


Seven dead, 140 hurt in protests against Sudan military coup

Dhaka, Oct. 26 -- Sudan's military seized power from a transitional government on Monday and a health ministry official said seven people were killed by gunfire and 140 injured in clashes between sold... Read More


Amazon releases e-book for children, Mr Angry Watermelon

Dhaka, Oct. 25 -- A leading e-commerce platform, Amazon.com, has recently released a new e-book, titled 'Mr Angry Watermelon', written by Bangladeshi writer Md Anwar Hossain for children in English. ... Read More