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IT is difficult to overemphasise the economic significance and opportunity for Bangladesh presented by the upcoming State Visit to Dhaka by Japanese PM Shinzo Abe on September 6 and 7. The Honourable PM Hasina concluded a successful trip to Japan in May and secured commitments from the Japanese Government for up to Y 600bn in economic assistance ... (more)
THIS debate which I call the naming debate of the adivasi, seems to be an unending one.
What's the best way to dispose of an "old lady"? Should she be dumped on a beach and broken up by rough hands in terrible conditions or should she be taken in a more sedate fashion to a reputable place to be dismantled in an orderly fashion? The question is being debated in the shipping industry where an "old lady" is the usual term for a vessel ... (more)
Through his spell with words, Shirshendu Mukhopadhyay, one of the most popular writers of Bangladesh and West Bengal , India, captivated his readers and fans who gathered at a bookshop in Chittagong city on Saturday evening, to listen to their favourite writer.
Mourners, including fellow taxi drivers, gather at the funeral Friday for Mahomed Kamal, 47, that was held at the Stamford Islamic Center at 10 Outlook St. Kamal was stabbed to death early Wednesday and a city man has been arrested.
Monsoon is close to end. With most migrant birds gone, the bird-watcher's fancy turns to our year-round local birds.
Unidentified assailants slit the throat of the chief imam of the Supreme Court mosque and a presenter of Islamic programmes in two private television channels at his East Rajabazar house in the capital last night.
Far East Knitting and Dyeing Industries will make its share trading debut on the Dhaka and Chittagong stock exchanges today.
Dhaka division has the highest share of country's poor population followed by Chittagong, thanks to a high concentration of industrial and other economic activities that attracted streams of impoverished people from backward regions.
Although it's officially autumn, monsoon seems to be adamant, unwilling to go away.
Engineering conglomerate Larsen Toubro and Bangladesh Power Development Board have signed a contract to set up a 225 megawatt, gas-based power plant in Sikalbaha, Chittagong in Bangladesh, a company statement said here Tuesday.
Just days before his arrest on Sunday, Abdullah Jubayer had set up a makeshift factory in Chittagong to make a small quantity of yaba tablets on a test basis.
THE tribal and the minor race-people of the hill-tracts and the plain land of Bangladesh have, for a couple of years, been raising voice for Constitutional recognition as 'indigenous' .
The private sector should come forward to invest in exploring marine resources in a bid to boost the country's gross domestic product, analysts said yesterday.
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 11:53 am
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