US keen to be number one investor in Bangladesh: Ambassador Haas

Dhaka, March 15 -- US Ambassador Peter Haas has said that his country wants to be the leading investor in Bangladesh. "The United States intends to be number one investor in Bangladesh," he told repo... Read More

Police charge batons on journalists during SCBA elections

Dhaka, March 15 -- Police have charged batons on journalists when they were covering the Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) elections at the premises of the apex court on Wednesday. The journalists... Read More

EC to hold votes for five cities in three phases

Dhaka, March 15 -- The Election Commission has decided to organise the elections of five city corporations in three phases ahead of the upcoming parliamentary polls. Accordingly, voting in Gazipur, R... Read More

Bangladesh unit of Indian car maker Mahindra closes operations

Dhaka, March 15 -- Indian car manufacturer Mahindra & Mahindra has decided to close the Bangladesh branch of its operations, Mahindra Bangladesh Pvt Ltd. The decision was taken at the final general m... Read More

More rain, thundershowers likely in parts of country

Dhaka, March 15 -- As Dhaka got an early morning splash of rain today, which should help with the excessive dust, the Met Office predicted more rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty wi... Read More

HSBC recognised as 'Market Leader' in Bangladesh

Dhaka, March 15 -- Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited (HSBC) has been voted 'Market Leader' in Bangladesh, in the Euromoney Trade Finance Survey 2023. The survey also announced HSBC's ... Read More

Padma Bank takes part in Dhaka Motor Show

Dhaka, March 15 -- Padma Bank Limited is going to take part in the 16th edition of Dhaka Motor Show. It will begin on March 16 and continue until March 18 at Bangabandhu Bangladesh-China Friendship E... Read More

Sub-branches' business review meeting of Union Bank held

Dhaka, March 15 -- The Sub-Branches' Business Review Meeting 2023 of Union Bank Limited was held at its head office in the city on Tuesday. ABM Mokammel Hoque Chowdhury, Managing Director and CEO of ... Read More

Four Bangladeshis missing after Sunday's shipwreck in Mediterranean, say families

Dhaka, March 15 -- Four Bangladeshi nationals, all hailing from Faridpur, have been missing since the deadly shipwreck in the Mediterranean Sea on Sunday, causing extreme anxiety and worry to their fa... Read More

Elections to 5 city corporations to be held between May 23 and June 29

Dhaka, March 15 -- Elections to five city corporations -- Barishal, Gazipur, Khulna, Rajshahi, and Sylhet -- will be held between May 23 and June 29. The commission took the decision at a meeting on ... Read More