US-Bangla airlines procures its 12th aircraft

Bangladesh, Jan. 18 -- US-Bangla airlines, one of the country's private carriers, added on Friday a brand new 72-seat turboprop ATR 72-600 aircraft to its fleet as part of its plan to increase flight ... Read More

Dhaka, Delhi discuss partnership deal

Bangladesh, Jan. 18 -- Bangladesh and India have discussed a number of issues of mutual interest including border haats and joint study for the proposed 'Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement' ... Read More

Four more BEZA OSS services go online this month

Bangladesh, Jan. 18 -- Four more services of the 'One Stop Service (OSS) Centre' under Bangladesh Economic Zones Authority (BEZA) are expected to go online within this month aimed at ensuring quicker ... Read More

DITF abuzz with weekend visitors

Bangladesh, Jan. 18 -- The Dhaka International Trade Fair (DITF) 2020 attracted a huge crowd on Friday, a public holiday, creating scopes for the city dwellers to visit the event and for the traders t... Read More

Bringing disabled into mainstream of life

Bangladesh, Jan. 18 -- THE FUTURE IS ACCESSIBLE means that we must all, together, look towards a future where the barriers which stand in people's way no longer exist. We envisage a future where peopl... Read More

Gravity of rural-urban migration and its impact on Bangladesh

Bangladesh, Jan. 18 -- In developing countries, rural-urban migration (RUM) is considered as the main driving force of rapid growth. There are some reasons behind this phenomenon which may vary from c... Read More

'Medical tourism': Improving healthcare domestically

Bangladesh, Jan. 18 -- An article in a leading Bengali daily titled "The lion's share of the money for healthcare overseas is going illegally" should be regarded as ominous. The article ends with the... Read More

How much international is DITF?

Bangladesh, Jan. 18 -- Winter has many a treat for the Dhakaites. One of them is the Dhaka International Trade Fair (DITF) where a pleasure outing gets happily blended with commercial interests. Peopl... Read More

Bashundhara beat BSPA in friendly football

Bangladesh, Jan. 18 -- Bashundhara Kings beat Bangladesh Sports Press Association (BSPA) by 6-1 goals in a friendly football match at Bashundhara Sports Arena in the city on Friday. Kings President c... Read More

Mushfiq withdraws from Pakistan tour citing 'personal reasons'

Bangladesh, Jan. 18 -- Bangladesh's wicketkeeper-batsman Mushfiqur Rahim has formally withdrawn himself from the upcoming tour of Pakistan. "We have received a letter from Mushfiqur today. He is unav... Read More