ADB Organizes Regional Financial Management Forum to Enhance Institutional Capacity, Transparency and Accountability

Asian Development Bank (ADB) has organized a regional forum in Dhaka on 5-6 November on financial management to enhance institutional capacity, transparency and accountability. Economic Affairs Adviser to the Prime Minister, Dr. Mashiur Rahman opened the workshop at Westin Hotel in Dhaka today. Over 100 financial management experts, audit officials and project directors from Bangladesh, […]

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The Question of Termination of Services Does Not Arise in the Case of Nobel Laureate Yunus’ Grameen Communications

The following is the full and unedited text of a rejoinder which Grameen Communications of Nobel Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus sent here here Tuesday: “With reference to media reports that “Grameen Communications employees initiated the cases against Nobel Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus, Ms Nazneen Sultana and Mr Abedeen on July 3 after they were terminated […]

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Outgoing Vietnam Ambassador calls on Foreign Minister

The outgoing Ambassador of Vietnam to Bangladesh Mr. Tran Van Khoa today called on Foreign Minister Dr. A K Abdul Momen, MP, at the latter’s office. Foreign Minister congratulated the Ambassador on successful completion of his assignment in Dhaka. Dr. Momen said that Bangladesh attaches utmost importance to its bilateral ties with Vietnam and the […]

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Australia continues support for arts and culture in Bangladesh

Australian High Commissioner HE Julia Niblett hosted a reception at the Australian High Commission for the Dhaka Lit Fest (DLF) 2019 on 3 November 2019 to promote Australia’s support for and commitment to diverse arts and culture in Bangladesh. Partnerships such as this offer unique opportunities to foster mutual understanding and strengthen people-to-people relationships between […]

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GLOBAL LEADERS TO CONVENE ON THE AUSTRALIAN COAST FOR PRESTIGIOUS EDUCATION CONFERENCE

The Gold Coast will welcome 1,400 delegates for the nation’s leading international education event in 2020 after securing the Australian International Education Conference (AIEC). The event is estimated to inject more than $3.3 million into the city’s economy, and will see leading international education practitioners, teaching staff, research and policy makers convene on the Gold […]

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Bangladeshi apex court upholds death penalty for Islamic party leader

by Naim-Ul-Karim Bangladesh’s highest court on Thursday rejected the appeal from a leader of the country’s largest Islamic party who was sentenced to death for committing crimes against humanity during the Liberation War in 1971, rreports Xinhua.    A four-member bench of the Supreme Court bench headed by Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain delivered the verdict, […]

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50 BANGLADESHIS RECEIVE AUSTRALIA AWARDS

The following is the full and unedited text of a statement which Australian High Commmision in Dhaka issued on Thursday: “I’m pleased to announce that the Australian Government has awarded 50 new Australia Awards masters level scholarships for study in Australia commencing in 2020”, said HE Ms Julia Niblett, Australian High Commissioner to Bangladesh, at […]

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Letting and renting properties becomes easier in Bangladesh capital

BProperty.com Limited, the country’s first and largest real estate marketplace has inaugurated its second marketplace in Uttara to provide specialized services to tenants and landlords, using both online and offline features, to make renting and letting in Uttara easier.This rental marketplace is the first of its kind in Bangladesh. Bproperty.com’s clients can view their preferred […]

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