breaking news

National

Biswa Ijtema begins today
0

Biswa Ijtema begins today

January 8th, 2016 | by admin
The first phase of Biswa Ijtema, one of the biggest congregations of Muslims in the globe, began on Friday on the bank of the Turag River at Tongi of Gazipur district. The congregation, also called the World Muslims’...
ADB to provide $ 6.135bn over 3 yrs
0

ADB to provide $ 6.135bn over 3 yrs

January 8th, 2016 | by admin
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is likely to provide at least $ 6.135 billion to Bangladesh over the next three years for mainly energy, education, regional connectivity, and road transport and railway network. According to the...
BB to give entrepreneurial training to 10,200 youths
0

BB to give entrepreneurial training to 10,200 youths

January 6th, 2016 | by admin
Bangladesh Bank will train around 10.200 young people to improve their entrepreneur skills which will help Bangladesh’s growing small and medium enterprise (SME) sector. Eight NGOs- MAWTS, UCEP Bangladesh, TMSS, Creative IT...
no-cover
0

Tk 1.95b project taken to boost fruit production

December 29th, 2015 | by admin
The government has under taken a project at a cost of Tk1.95 billion to boost the country’s fruits production. Under the project, both indigenous and foreign species of fruits will be produced across the country round the year....
no-cover
0

Bangladesh signs $1.0m grant aid with KOICA

December 29th, 2015 | by admin
A Record of Discussions (RD) was signed between the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) and the Economic Relations Division (ERD) on Sunday aiming to support capacity building of Bangladesh National Museum. Kim Jihoon,...
NBR collects Tk 1.36 trillion revenue in FY 2014-15
0

NBR collects Tk 1.36 trillion revenue in FY 2014-15

December 24th, 2015 | by admin
Taka 1.36 trillion revenue was collected by the National Board of Revenue in the just concluded 2014-15 fiscal year. NBR Chairman Nojibur Rahman said at a press conference on Wednesday the revenue collected in the 2014-15 FY was...
Bangladesh approves $12.65 billion nuclear plant
0

Bangladesh approves $12.65 billion nuclear plant

December 24th, 2015 | by admin
Bangladesh’s cabinet committee on purchase on Wednesday approved a proposal to establish a 2,400-MW nuclear power project at a cost of $12.65 billion. The proposal was approved at a meeting of the country’s cabinet committee...
100,000 BPO jobs in the cards
0

100,000 BPO jobs in the cards

December 24th, 2015 | by admin
State Minister for ICT Zunaid Ahmed Palak said the government plans to create 100,000 jobs in the business process outsourcing (BPO) sector in the next six years. At a post-BPO Summit 2015 press conference at his office on...
Hatirjheel public transportation inaugurated
0

Hatirjheel public transportation inaugurated

December 24th, 2015 | by admin
Public buses will operate in the Hatirjheel area from Wednesday onward. Housing and Public Works Minister Engr Mosharraf Hossain inaugurated the bus service on Wednesday morning. “Hatirjheel will be the city’s entertainment...