PM Hasina reaches Washington DC

Dhaka, Sept. 24 -- Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday evening (local time) reached Washington DC, capital of the US. She left her place of residence in New York, Lotte New York Palance, at 11:4... Read More

Patriot Group seeks govt's support to reopen two apparel factories

Dhaka, Sept. 24 -- Patriot Group has sought the government's support to reopen its two apparel factories lying closed due to "bad smell in the goods" of the units located near a tar factory. Stitchwe... Read More

Illegal power lines cut in city

Dhaka, Sept. 24 -- Power department officials disconnected illegal connections in the Hajipara neighbourhood of the capital's Mirpur area on Saturday. They snapped power lines as four persons died fr... Read More

Govt to provide Tk 10m, CI sheet to Krishi Market traders

Dhaka, Sept. 24 -- The government will provide Tk 10 million and 1,000 bundles of corrugated iron (CI) sheet to the devastated traders of Mohammadpur Krishi Market as part of its rehabilitation plan. ... Read More

Ensure proper use of scarce land in development plans: Salman F Rahman

Dhaka, Sept. 24 -- Prime Minister's Private Industry and Investment Adviser Salman F Rahman has emphasised on ensuring proper utilisation of the country's scarce land while formulating any development... Read More

Bangladesh-South Korea bilateral trade crosses $3 billion in last fiscal: State minister

Dhaka, Sept. 24 -- State Minister for Foreign Affairs M Shahriar Alam on Sunday said that the bilateral trade between Bangladesh and South Korea crossed 3.0 billion US dollars in the last fiscal year ... Read More

Russia's Gazprom getting five new wells for gas drilling

Dhaka, Sept. 24 -- Russian company Gazprom is all set to get fresh gas-drilling job in Bhola island as Bangladesh bids for augmenting local output of the natural gas to lessen costly LNG imports, sour... Read More

Khaleda's lawyer slams call for freshplea to send her abroad for treatment

Dhaka, Sept. 24 -- BNP Legal Affairs Secretary Barrister Kayser Kamal has criticised the call for a new application to send BNP Chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia for medical treatment abroad. "It's inhum... Read More

Industrialist Matiur Rahman elected BTMA director

Dhaka, Sept. 24 -- Leading entrepreneur Matiur Rahman, chairman and managing director of Uttara Group of Companies, has been elected Director uncontested of the Bangladesh Textile Mills Association (B... Read More

Mohammad Ali Khokon re-elected BTMA president unopposed

Dhaka, Sept. 24 -- Bangladesh Textile Mills Association (BTMA) has re-elected Mohammad Ali Khokon, chairman of the Maksons Group, unopposed as its president for the tenure of 2023-25. Abul Bashar, ch... Read More