Phone makers warn of investor exodus over illegal handset surge

Dhaka, March 28 -- The country's mobile phone industry risks losing a large chunk of foreign investment thanks to the government's delay in fully implementing the National Equipment Identity Register ... Read More

Planned subway network in city: No physical progress for lack of financing

Dhaka, March 28 -- The subway network planned to be developed in the city has so far made no physical progress as the authorities could not arrange funds in almost two years since the completion of it... Read More

Panel for BGAPMEA polls announced

Dhaka, March 28 -- Bangladesh Garment Accessories and Packaging Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGAPMEA) is going to hold its election, for the first time, to choose its leaders for making th... Read More

NSU hosts seminar on 'Bangladesh Liberation War 1971: Key Military Determinants of Our Success'

Dhaka, March 28 -- North South University's (NSU) Department of History and Philosophy organised a seminar on 'Bangladesh Liberation War 1971: Key Military Determinants of Our Success' on Thursday at ... Read More

Unacceptable that 40pc of climate change funding BD receives is loan: Saber

Dhaka, March 28 -- Environment, Forest and Climate Change Minister Saber Hossain Chowdhury has said it is unacceptable that almost 40 per cent of climate change funding to Bangladesh is loan. "That a... Read More

Prof Deen Md Nurul Haque takes charge as new BSMMU VC

Dhaka, March 28 -- The newly appointed vice-chancellor (VC) of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) Prof Dr Deen Md Nurul Haque took the charge officially on Thursday, pledging not to t... Read More

Canada's University of Saskatchewan delegates meet JU VC

Dhaka, March 28 -- A delegation from the University of Saskatchewan in Canada held a courtesy meeting with Jahangirnagar University's Vice-Chancellor, Professor Dr. Md Nurul Alam, to enhance collabora... Read More

Proposed road transport act amendment to increase anarchy, insecurity: TIB

Dhaka, March 28 -- The proposed Road Transport (Amendment) Act, 2024 is self-destructive and it will increase anarchy and insecurity on the roads, Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) said on T... Read More

BRAC Bank signs custodial service agreement with VIPB Asset Management

Dhaka, March 28 -- BRAC Bank PLC and VIPB Asset Management Company Limited have signed a custodial service agreement. Under the agreement, BRAC Bank will provide custodial services for the 'VIPB Fixe... Read More

10 more dengue patients hospitalised in 24 hours

Dhaka, March 28 -- No fresh death due to dengue was reported in Bangladesh in the 24 hours till Thursday morning, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS). However, 10 more pati... Read More