Bangladesh seeks LNG cargo for February delivery

Dhaka, Jan. 27 -- Bangladesh's state-owned Rupantarita Prakritik Gas Company Ltd (RPGCL) is seeking one liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargo for delivery between February 21-22, two industry sources said... Read More

DNCC partners with Detroit to exchange civic management idea

Dhaka, Jan. 27 -- A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was inked between Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) and Detroit city in the state of Michigan in USA to exchange knowledge and experience to bui... Read More

Trial yet to make significant progress in Kibria murder case after 18 years

Dhaka, Jan. 27 -- The 18th death anniversary of Shah AMS Kibria, a former finance minister and senior Awami League leader, was observed Friday. However, the trial of the murder case is yet to make si... Read More

No sign of decline in commodity prices

Dhaka, Jan. 27 -- The prices of groceries and other daily commodities have yet to see a slide since ticking up last year as sugar, eggs and chicken saw a leap in costs in the latest hike. Customers a... Read More

Bangladesh reports 12 new Covid cases

Dhaka, Jan. 27 -- Bangladesh has recorded 12 new cases of Covid-19 in a day, taking the overall tally of infections to 2,037,506. The death toll from the disease remained unchanged at 29,441 over the... Read More

Fighting intensifies in east Ukraine, Kyiv seeks more weapons

Dhaka, Jan. 27 -- Russia has stepped up attempts to break through Ukraine's defences with heavy fighting in the east of the country, underlining Kyiv's need of more Western weapons, Ukrainian official... Read More

Tropical Storm Cheneso, ensuing rain kill 16 in Madagascar

Dhaka, Jan. 27 -- Heavy rainfall that followed the landfall of Tropical Storm Cheneso in Madagascar has killed 16 people and left 17 missing, the government's Office for Risk and Disaster Management s... Read More

446 students ended their lives in 2022: Study

Dhaka, Jan. 27 -- At least 446 school and high school students in the country killed themselves in 2022. Among them, 340 were school students and 106 high school students, according to the latest stu... Read More

Pakistan's forex reserves fall by $923 million

Dhaka, Jan. 27 -- The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) said its foreign exchange reserves had decreased by 923 million US dollars last week. During the week ending on Jan. 20, the total foreign exchange ... Read More

Nokia reports strong growth in 2022

Dhaka, Jan. 27 -- Finnish telecommunications equipment maker Nokia has reported strong growth in 2022, with its quarterly operating profit exceeding market expectations. The company's operating profi... Read More