PM calls on private sector to meet local demand and export meat

Dhaka, April 18 -- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has called upon the private sector to further develop the livestock sector to meet local demand and also export meat. The premier made the call at the ... Read More

ADN Telecom gets land in BSMHTP for manufacturing facilities

Dhaka, April 18 -- ADN Telecom, one of the major sister concerns of ADN Group - Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Hi-Tech Park (BSMHTP), received approximately 1.75321 acres or 7,095 square meters of land in S... Read More

Hasina pays tribute to Bangabandhu on Mujibnagar Day

Dhaka, April 17 -- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has paid tribute to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman to commemorate the historical Mujibnagar Day. The prime minister placed a wreath at the mural of ... Read More

Stock market dips 'unexpectedly' on first day after break

Dhaka, April 15 -- Investors are dismayed after a significant drop in the stock market on the first day of trading after the Eid holidays. In addition to falling share prices, investor participation d... Read More

MV Abdullah sailors will head back to Bangladesh after 10 days

Dhaka, April 14 -- The MV Abdullah and its crew are set to arrive in Dubai on Apr 19 after their release by Somali pirates. It will take four to five days there for formalities to be completed before ... Read More

Flight from Israel lands in Dhaka: What really happened

Dhaka, April 13 -- Amid criticism of the government for allowing a direct cargo flight from Israel to land in Dhaka, authorities at the Shahjalal International Airport say no rules set in support of P... Read More

Flights from Israel land in Dhaka: What CAAB says

Dhaka, April 13 -- The Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh has sought to dispel rumours swirling on social and mainstream media about two direct flights purportedly from Israel landing in Dhaka, st... Read More

Preparations underway at Ramna Batamul for Pohela Boishakh celebrations

Dhaka, April 13 -- Preparations are underway at Dhaka's Ramna Batamul to ring in the Bangla New Year of 1431. Artists and artisans of cultural institution Chhayanaut are spending a busy final day pre... Read More

Temperature to keep rising, rain forecast at start of Boishakh

Dhaka, April 12 -- The Bangladesh Meteorological Department says temperatures will continue to rise across the country, but the start of the Bangla New Year may also bring rain. "Daytime temperatures... Read More

2 children among 6 of a family burnt in Bhasantek gas fire

Dhaka, April 12 -- Six members of a family, including two children, have suffered burn injuries after a gas fire broke out in Bhasantek's Shyamol Polli. All of the victims have been admitted to the S... Read More