Tuesday, 19 Nov 2019 10:49:31 am

PM seeks larger UAE investment in Bangladesh


ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates, Nov 17, 2019 (BSS) – Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today sought both public and private investment from UAE in larger volume in potential sectors such as RMG, IT, agriculture and special economic zones in Bangladesh for mutual trade benefit of the country.

“Our government has taken initiatives to attract foreign investments in our Economic Zones, Special Economic Zones and High Tech Parks,” she said this while addressing a dinner reception arranged in her of honour by...Details»

HC summons RAB executive magistrate Sarwar


The High Court summoned Sarwar Alam, an executive magistrate of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB), to explain why he did not provide ...Details»

Mithila-Srijit set to tie knot on Feb 22


Actress Rafiath Rashid Mithila and Indian director Srijit Mukherji are set to tie the knot on February 22 next year.

According to ...Details»

Justice Bobde takes oath as 47th chief justice of India


Justice Sharad Arvind Bobde was sworn in as the 47th Chief Justice of India (CJI) in a ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhawan in New Delhi today. 

Justice SA ...Details»

Seven killed, 10 injured in gas cylinder blast in Chattogram


Seven people were killed and at least 10 injured after a gas pipeline exploded near a house in Chattogram’s Patharghata.

The incident was reported on Sunday (Nov ...Details»

Nirmal, Afzal elected president, gen secy of Swechchhasebak League


Nirmal Ranjan Guha and Afzal Babu have been elected as president and general secretary of Awami Swechchhasebak League, an associate body and volunteer wing of the ...Details»

PM inaugurates Swechchhasebak League’s council


Prime Minister and Awami League President Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the 3rd national council of Awami Swechchhasebak League, an associate body and the volunteer wing of the ...Details»

Messi goal gives Argentina victory over Brazil


Lionel Messi returned from international suspension to score the winner in Argentina's 1-0 victory over Brazil in Saudi Arabia on Friday.

The Barcelona striker, who missed four ...Details»

Cent percent electrification in all upazilas by 2021: PM


Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today expressed her hope that all the upazilas of the country will come under cent percent electrification coverage by 2021, as the ...Details»