LEST we forget, we are a maritime nation with a rich history of courageous officers and sailors sailing across the seas and enriching the merchant navy. Even today, the country can rightly boast of producing many excellent merchant navy officers, engineers and sailors who are... Read More..
Power is the key factor for any development because its the key element of activating production. The port city and its suburbs continue to suffer from acute power shortage despite the move to increase power generation in two units of Raozan power plant by diverting... Read More..
Chittagong City Corporation (CCC) has started the process to construct a new administrative building replacing its century-old building that has been lying in a most dilapidated condition for long. A project has already been taken to construct a 16-storey administrative building replacing the existing three-story... Read More..
Germany to provide 77 million dollars in aid to Bangladesh ,Germany plans to provide financial assistance worth 77 million dollars to Bangladesh for the social and economic development of the impoverished South Asian country, the German embassy said Thursday. About 56 million dollars of the... Read More..
The Bangladeshi belongs the prospect of the Nation . -(boston.com)Bangladesh native Abdul Momen, a management professor at Framingham State College, was a longtime critic of successive governments, military and civilian alike, in his homeland. Now that he has been appointed ambassador to the United Nations... Read More..
Bangladesh asked developed economies on Monday to ensure the world’s poorest countries get enough help in countering the global financial crisis. Of the additional $1.1 trillion (666 billion pound) programme committed by the Group of 20 major advanced and emerging economies, only $50 billion was... Read More..
bANGLADESH. July 26 – Bangladesh will set up a fuel plant to produce high octane at Chittagong port city, at a cost of $110 million, by using naphtha, a leading entrepreneur said on Sunday. “With the technical assistance of (Honeywell (HON.N) unit) UOP of the... Read More..
A knowledge-based society should be established through creative, interactive and self-learning education system to achieve sustainable development, visiting former Indian President Dr APJ Abdul Kalam said yesterday during a lecture at Dhaka University. India, Bangladesh could partner deve? .Borderless interaction presupposes inculcating spirit of borderless-ness... Read More..
These are some of the leading stories in the Bangladesh press on Sunday. gurumia has not verified these stories . THE DAILY STAR — The results of this year’s Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) examinations saw a drop in both the pass percentage and number of... Read More..
The leading stories in the Bangladesh press on Saturday THE DAILY STAR — Awami League chief Sheikh Hasina yesterday issued a warning to the ruling party leaders and workers saying breach of public confidence or any other unjust behaviour by her party members will not... Read More..
A key cabinet body Thursday dragged its feet in awarding offshore gas blocks to two foreign companies, saying the leasing process needs further review, an official said. The cabinet committee on economic affairs found some last minute ‘gaps’ in the information provided by the energy... Read More..
The last time anyone saw a wild clouded leopard in Bangladesh was in 2005, and the time before that in 1992. That is, until a few weeks ago when villagers in the Chittagong Hill Tracts region of the country (on the border of Burma and... Read More..