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SBAC Bank holds 2nd AGM

The 2nd Annual General Meeting (AGM) of South Bangla Agriculture & Commerce ...


BFID Expo ends with new export hopes

A three-day-long Bangladesh Furniture and Interior Decor (BFID) Expo-2015 ended at...


New outlet of AMBER Lifestyle at Uttara

With the vision to open outlet in whole country AMBER Lifestyle has opened its ...


BHBFC celebrates Independence Day

Bangladesh House Building Finance Corporation (BHBFC) has paid tribute to the valiant...


SJIBL 169th Audit Committee meet held

The 169th meeting of the Board Audit Committee of Shahjalal Islami Bank Limited (SJIBL)...

bd culture

UC Berkeley to house center for Bangladesh studies

Improving garment-industry safety, designing apps to solve social problems and gathering...

save the children

GSK, Save the Children to support Academic Chair at BRACU

GSK and Save the Children are to support the establishment of an Academic Chair at...

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AKMCH inaugurates modern Emergency Unit

Anwer Khan Modern Medical College Hospital (AKMCH)  inaugurated a modern and splendid...


Robi Talents recognized

Robi recognized 31 of its talents today at its corporate office in Dhaka through...

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BRACU VC meets CCC President

Professor Syed Saad Andaleeb, Vice Chancellor, BRAC University met Dr. Bjorn Lomborg,...


‘German clothing brands should increase transparency’

Human Rights Watch has asked German clothing brands to promote workers’ rights...

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UC Berkeley to house center for Bangladesh studies

Improving garment-industry safety, designing apps to solve social problems and gathering...


Beijing prefers PMO oversight for Chinese projects

The government has responded positively after China suggested Bangladesh set up a...

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Political impasse impeding Bangladesh economic progress: US

The United States has said the violent political impasse in Bangladesh unfortunately...


Remittance mostly used in consumption: ILO

Use of remittance in Bangladesh is still more in consumption than investment even...


Provide energy to fight poverty

Imagine life without electricity. With no lights, electric stove, or water pump,...


GMR to sell 500 MW energy to BD from Nepal

Infrastructure major GMR India is to enter into an agreement with Bangladesh to export...

crude oil

Oil sector may face ‘triple whammy’

Chancellor George Osborne is facing renewed calls to reform North Sea oil and gas...


European Commission proposes dramatic energy market reforms

Long-term goal is to secure, sustainable, competitive, affordable energy for all...


ConocoPhillips-Statoil jt venture set to get its way

At long last, the joint venture of US oil major ConocoPhillips and Norway’s Statoil...

bill gates

Gates on philanthropy and optimism

Bill Gates is still best known as the co-founder of Microsoft, but, since 2000, when...


Kargil and India’s role in creation of Bangladesh

Pakistan’s former military dictator Gen Pervez Musharraf has said he believes...


Why Chevron launches dev initiatives in Bangladesh

Oil and gas giant Chevron is trying to take its experiences in the private sector...

dr. Yunus

Be a go-getter, not a job getter  

Nobel Peace Prize winner and microcredit pioneer Muhammad Yunus is a champion of...


Investing in stock markets with Shahidul Islam

With about 4% of public listings on Bangladesh’s stock exchanges held by foreigners,...

british aid

British aid ‘being used to stamp out political opposition’

British aid money may have been used to help corrupt regimes stamp out political...


Sightsavers helps to regain eyesight of 5 lakh poor  

Some five lakh poor people would get a chance to regain their eyesight as the Sightsavers,...

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Dysfunctional governance remains serious problem

Bangladesh has the image of a developmental welfare state, as reflected in the country’s...


Spending on infrastructure falls on increased debt  

The country’s public spending in physical and socio-economic infrastructure has...


Poverty hinders potential housing options

Poverty prevents people from accessing potential housing options, and make others...


Real estate in BD: Safety first

Safety and security drive house-hunters’ decisions about where to live, with these...


REHAB keen to build govt-proposed 22,000 flats  

Real Estate & Housing Association of Bangladesh (REHAB) has said it wants to...


Real Estate on momentum, high time for investment

Experts in real estate sectors find the ongoing situation peak time for investing...

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Dhaka – a growing high-end market

Dhaka is ranked as one of the least liveable cities in the world, according to the...

REHAB Fair Stall Distribution

REHAB Fair stall distributed

The stall distribution programme of REHAB Fair 2014 was held on Wednesday at Simanto...


ICAB team off to Nepal

A team of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB) led by its...


ICC, B President, VP off to Singapore

ICC Bangladesh President Mahbubur Rahman and ICC Bangladesh Vice President Latifur...


BD seeks expanded trade relations with Philippines

The Bangladesh Philippines Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BPCCI), in cooperation...


NCCI launches energy efficient 3E program

Experts underscored the need for reduction of CO2 emissions and minimize costs related...


African IT assocs’ fact-finding mission to Bangladesh

With more than 200 exhibitors and over 400,000 visitors from more than 30 countries,...

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Cabinet meeting

Two more medical universities in Ctg, Rajshahi

The cabinet on Monday approved the draft of Chittagong and Rajshahi Medical College Act 2015 to provide...

‘Education for all’ policy needs strong local govt footing

A.R. Farrukh Ahamed Bangladesh has a long history of maintaining a routine form of local government even...

Turning to education for fun

In a 2013 episode of “60 Minutes,” Charlie Rose visits Bill Gates’s office to get a sense of where...
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UK Muslim Museum

New UK museum to help develop image of Islam

Art from the Islamic world will be shown in the heart of the British Museum, instead of on the sidelines,...
Madonna with David and Guy Oseary at Kabbalah in NYC

Madona says she’s from Israel tribes but not Jewish

“I observe Shabbat, I say certain prayers, My son was bar mitzvahed but…I haven’t converted to...

Nothing should be banned: Anushka on ‘India’s Daughter’

India’s decision to ban the telecast of Leslee Udwin’s documentary on the 2012 Delhi gang rape has...
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Top areas in Dhaka with beautiful views

Who does not dream of opening their eyes on a beautiful morning and seeing refreshing natural views from...
UN climate meet

Japan uses climate cash for coal plants in India, Bangladesh

Despite mounting protests, Japan continues to finance the building of coal-fired power plants with money...
People collect water at a refugee camp for Muslims displaced by violence earlier this year outside Sittwe

SDGs could be a game-changer for water

Suppose money was being deposited and withdrawn from your bank account, but you didn’t know how much....

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