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Unveiling Bangladesh's digital evolution from Bangabandhu to Sheikh Hasina

Dhaka, Feb. 15 -- Recently I read the book ''Digital Revolution in Bangladesh: Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib to Sheikh Hasina," written by veteran journalist and researcher Ajit Kumar Sarkar. Within its me... Read More


Walton Plaza's Challengers' Summit-2024 held

Dhaka, Feb. 15 -- With the slogan 'We were the best, We are the best and We will be the best', the day-long 'Walton Plaza Challengers' Summit-2024' was held at Walton headquarters at Chandra in Gazipu... Read More


Cancer recovery rate only 30pc in Bangladesh: Health experts

Dhaka, Feb. 15 -- The cancer recovery rate in the country remains at 30 per cent due to a lack of access to healthcare, while the rate is about 80 per cent in developed countries, said health speciali... Read More


Workshop on small-scale PPP projects held

Dhaka, Feb. 14 -- The PPP Authority, Prime Minister's Office, and District Administration, Rangpur recently organised a daylong workshop titled 'Scope of Small-Scale PPP Projects at the Local Level in... Read More


Islami Bank, BKTCC jointly arrange discussion on sending remittances through legal channels

Dhaka, Feb. 14 -- Bangladesh Korea Technical Training Center (BKTTC), in association with Islami Bank Bangladesh PLC, organised a discussion for outgoing expatriates to send remittances through legal ... Read More


Fully paid scholarship schemes to study in India for 2024-25 announced

Dhaka, Feb. 14 -- Suborno Jayanti Scholarship and Lata Mangeshkar Dance & Music Scholarship, under ICCR Scholarship Scheme, for the academic year 2024-25, have been announced for the benefit of merito... Read More


Eastern Bank signs agreement with Aster Pharmacy

Dhaka, Feb. 14 -- Eastern Bank PLC (EBL) has recently signed an agreement with Aster Pharmacy, the first ever international pharmacy chain in Bangladesh, and a franchising initiative of GD Assist. Un... Read More


Stocks slide for third straight day

Dhaka, Feb. 14 -- Stocks extended the losing streak for three consecutive days on Wednesday, with declining turnover, as risk-averse investors preferred to bag profit on quick-gaining shares. DSEX, t... Read More


'Misuse' of law against Yunus could deter foreign investment: US

Dhaka, Feb. 14 -- The United States has warned that international concerns over the perceived 'judicial harassment' of Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus could negatively impact Bangladesh's prospects for ... Read More


Bangladesh now sees women renaissance: PM

Dhaka, Feb. 14 -- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said a renaissance of women emerged through their successful participation in every sector of Bangladesh. "There is no scope to ignore women as they... Read More