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BANGLADESH TO CREATE MORE OPPORTUNITIES FOR WOMEN: PM SHEIKH HASINA

BANGLADESH TO CREATE MORE OPPORTUNITIES FOR WOMEN: PM SHEIKH HASINA Expressing her government’s strong political will to move forward with gender equality and women’s empowerment, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said Bangladesh is pledge-bound to continue to work for the … Continue reading

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CONGRESSMEN APPRECIATE BD’S SUCCESS IN POVERTY REDUCTION

CONGRESSMEN APPRECIATE BD’S SUCCESS IN POVERTY REDUCTION A delegation of three US Congressmen called on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at Hotel Waldorf Astoria in New York on Saturday. The premier met with the Congressmen right before her meeting with the … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH’S LAND AREA WILL INCREASE AFTER ENCLAVE EXCHANGE WITH INDIA

BANGLADESH’S LAND AREA WILL INCREASE AFTER ENCLAVE EXCHANGE WITH INDIA: HASINA Senior Correspondent, bdnews24.com Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said Bangladesh will gain 10,050 acres of land after enclaves are exchanged with India. She gave the news in an answer … Continue reading

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TEESTA TANGLE: MUM WAS THE WORD DURING MAMATA’S DHAKA VISIT

TEESTA TANGLE: MUM WAS THE WORD DURING MAMATA’S DHAKA VISIT Ranjana Narayan, IANS She went, she saw, she attended and returned. That in sum appears to have been the itinerary of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee during her trip … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH PM SHEIKH HASINA ON FORBES’ LIST OF 100 MOST POWERFUL WOMEN IN THE WORLD

BANGLADESH PM SHEIKH HASINA ON FORBES’ LIST OF 100 MOST POWERFUL WOMEN IN THE WORLD Business magazine Forbes has put Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on a list of 100 most powerful women in the world this year. Hasina ranks … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH PROMOTED PER CAPITA INCOME TO $1314

BANGLADESH PROMOTED PER CAPITA INCOME TO $1314  Dhaka: Now per capita income in Bangladesh is 1314. This’s for GDP growth 6.51 in 2014-15 fiscal year. The income has increased 124 US dollars from the last year. Thursday Planning Minister A … Continue reading

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WEST PUSHING BANGLADESH TO WAHHABISM

WEST PUSHING BANGLADESH TO WAHHABISM Afshin Rattansi Dreadful conditions for workers in factories producing goods for the West, and plans for the US Seventh Fleet’s relocation make fertile ground for anti-Americanism in Bangladesh, which may see the country falling into … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH AND INDIA DEPEND ON EACH OTHER

BANGLADESH AND INDIA DEPEND ON EACH OTHER  Md Shariful Islam Even though Bangladesh achieved independence with the help of India, there have been ups and downs in Indo-Bangla relations over the years. Investigating Indo-Bangla relations in contemporary times, it is … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH RECEIVES WIP AWARD FOR EMPOWERING WOMEN, REDUCING GENDER GAPS

BANGLADESH RECEIVES WIP AWARD FOR EMPOWERING WOMEN, REDUCING GENDER GAPS Senior Correspondent, bdnews24.com Bangladesh has received the WIP award for women empowerment and reducing gender gaps. State Minister for Foreign Affairs Md Shahriar Alam received the award on behalf of … Continue reading

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LOSS FROM 70-DAY AGITATION EXCEEDS HALF OF NATIONAL BUDGET: KAZI AKRAM

LOSS FROM 70-DAY AGITATION EXCEEDS HALF OF NATIONAL BUDGET: KAZI AKRAM Staff Correspondent, bdnews24.com FBCCI Chief Kazi Akram Uddin Ahmed has claimed losses caused by the BNP-led 20-Party alliance’s agitation over the last 70 days has exceeded half of Bangladesh’s … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH TAKES UP MEGA PLAN TO DEVELOP TOURISM HOTSPOTS FOR FOREIGNERS IN 2016

BANGLADESH TAKES UP MEGA PLAN TO DEVELOP TOURISM HOTSPOTS FOR FOREIGNERS IN 2016 Senior Correspondent, bdnews24.com The government has embarked on a mega plan to develop present and potential tourist attractions in Bangladesh. It is set to announce 2016 as … Continue reading

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DANISH COMPANY READY TO INVEST IN CTG NEW MOORING TERMINAL, PAIRA PORT

DANISH COMPANY READY TO INVEST IN CTG NEW MOORING TERMINAL, PAIRA PORT Visiting Danish minister Mogens meets PM. Danish company ready to invest in Ctg New Mooring Terminal, Paira Port Dhaka, Mar 19 (UNB) – A Danish company, AP Moller … Continue reading

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DANISH COMPANY KEEN TO INVEST IN PAYRA PORT PROJECT

DANISH COMPANY KEEN TO INVEST IN PAYRA PORT PROJECT Senior Correspondent, bdnews24.com A Danish company is keen to invest in Bangladesh’s Payra port at Patuakhali, the visiting minister has told Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. Mogens Jensen, minister for trade and … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH EYES ‘BLUE ECONOMY’ FOR SUSTAINABLE GROWTH

BANGLADESH EYES ‘BLUE ECONOMY’ FOR SUSTAINABLE GROWTH Dhaka is going to host an international workshop on ‘blue economy’ with experts and representatives from 20 countries. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will open the two-day workshop on Monday. This will be the first … Continue reading

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‘BANGLADESH FRIEND OF ALL’

‘BANGLADESH FRIEND OF ALL’ Senior Correspondent, bdnews24.com Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday said Bangladesh was pursuing a foreign policy with the principle of being ‘friend of all, and enmity with none’. She told the visiting delegation of the US … Continue reading

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NAVY TO GET 2 SUBMARINES BY NEXT YEAR

NAVY TO GET 2 SUBMARINES BY NEXT YEAR Bangladesh Navy is going to have two submarines in its fleet by 2015, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina announced yesterday. “Inshaallah, two submarines will be added to the naval force by next year,” … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH AIR FORCE RECEIVES K-8W JET TRAINER

BANGLADESH AIR FORCE RECEIVES K-8W JET TRAINER Addressing the induction ceremony of the newly procured K-8W Trainer Aircraft to the air force fleet at BAF Base Bangabandhu at the city’s Kurmitola, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said BAF will get Mi-171, … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH, BELARUS RELATION – OPENS NEW FRIENDSHIP CORRIDOR

BANGLADESH, BELARUS RELATION – OPENS NEW FRIENDSHIP CORRIDOR  Bangladesh and Belarus  signed a dozen of deals and memorandums of understanding (MoUs) for cooperation in a number of areas, including business and investment, agriculture, education, and science and technology. Representatives of … Continue reading

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BELARUS BACKS HASINA

BELARUS BACKS HASINA Senior Correspondent, bdnews24.com The eastern European country, Belarus, has said it would work with the new Bangladesh’s government in all spheres. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Belarus Prime Minister Mikhail Myasnikovich had sent a congratulatory letter … Continue reading

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BANGLADESH REVEALS SIGHTS ON RUSSIAN SUBMARINES, NAVY WARPLANES

BANGLADESH REVEALS SIGHTS ON RUSSIAN SUBMARINES, NAVY WARPLANES Bangladesh is looking to Russia to strengthen its naval fleet and lessen dependence on Chinese armoury, a government minister has revealed. First sights are on buying two off-the-shelf diesel-electric submarines and warplanes … Continue reading

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