Unique Hotel and Resorts Ltd donates BDT 2 crore to PM's Relief Fund

DHAKA, April 1 -- Unique Hotel and Resorts Limited, the owning company of The Westin Dhaka, has donated BDT 2 crore to the Prime Minister's Relief and Welfare Fund to aid the government in its efforts... Read More

COVID-19: China Harbour donates medical supplies to CMSD

DHAKA, April 1 -- Chinese government organisation China Harbour Engineering Company Ltd (CHEC) has donated 3000 coronavirus test kits, 3000 Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and 20,000 surgical mask... Read More

COVID-19: The Bangladesh Monitor halts print version effective April 1

DHAKA, March 31 -- The premier travel trade fortnightly The Bangladesh Monitor has called off its print version effective April 1 until further notice due to the novel coronavirus pandemic which has a... Read More

US-Bangla donates PPE to hospitals to help treat coronavirus patients

DHAKA, March 30 -- Private carrier US-Bangla Airlines has announced today to donate personal protective equipment (PPE) to all the medical college hospitals of Bangladesh to help protect the doctors, ... Read More

CAAB extends suspension of int'l flights to and from Bangladesh

DHAKA, March 29 -- Bangladesh has extended the suspension of international flights to and from the country effective March 31 until April 7 in an effort to avoid further spread of the coronavirus pand... Read More

Bangladesh Monitor calls off next print issue over COVID-19 outbreak

DHAKA, March 28 -- The premier travel trade fortnightly The Bangladesh Monitor has called off its next print issue, previously scheduled to be published on April 1, due to the novel coronavirus pandem... Read More

COVID-19 hits world's highest tourism job creating country Bangladesh hardest

DHAKA, March 27 -- The global travel and tourism industry is witnessing significant negative effects caused by the novel coronavirus pandemic which has infected 532,936 people worldwide resulting in 2... Read More

COVID-19: THAI cuts all international flights

DHAKA, March 26 -- Thai Airways (THAI) is going to temporarily cancel all international flights and shut down its overseas offices in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, announced the carrier's Acti... Read More

Singapore Airlines cuts 96pc of capacity over coronavirus outbreak

DHAKA, March 26 -- Singapore Airlines Group on March 23 announced to cut 96 per cent of its global capacity originally scheduled through the end of April and ground most of its fleet as further tighte... Read More

COVID-19: UNWTO forms Global Tourism Crisis Committee

DHAKA, March 26 -- Tourism is the economic sector that has been hit hardest by COVID-19. Therefore, the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) has formed a Global Tourism Crisis Committee. For this purpo... Read More