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‘Bangladesh’s labour migration sector needs revamping’

Bangladesh urgently needs to produce skilled migrant workers through reskilling and up-skilling considering the long-term development of the country

Bangladesh develops nasal spray to fight COVID-19 virus

As countries around the world rush to get hold of the COVID-19 vaccines, Bangladesh scientists have come up with a unique solution: a nasal spray to kill the COVID-19 virus inside the human body

Bangladesh reduces institutional quarantine for passengers from UK

Passengers arriving in Bangladesh from the United Kingdom will have to stay in four-day institutional quarantine instead of 14 days previously

Social safety net allowances being sent to beneficiaries’ mobile wallets: Bangladesh PM

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said the government is sending allowances under social safety net (SSN) programmes directly to the beneficiaries' mobile wallets to get rid of middlemen

Bangladeshi scientist Hasan receives Ernest Orlando Lawrence Award

The US Department of Energy (DOE) will award the Ernest Orlando Lawrence Award to Bangladeshi scientist M Zahid Hasan, Eugene Higgins professor of physics at Princeton University

PM Hasina: Sufficient vaccines coming through government, private channels to Bangladesh

People do not need to worry about Covid-19 vaccine as sufficient vaccines are coming to Bangladesh through both government and private channels, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said

Bangladesh slams Pompeo over ‘irresponsible’ remarks linking attacks to al-Qaeda

Dhaka has protested against US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s remarks linking attacks in Bangladesh to terrorist group al-Qaeda

Rohingya Repatriation: Bangladesh-Myanmar-China tripartite talks January 19

Bangladesh, Myanmar and China will hold a tripartite meeting on Rohingya repatriation in Dhaka on January 19, as Dhaka finds their repatriation to Myanmar as the only solution to the crisis

Bangladesh to seek LDC benefits for five years after graduation

Bangladesh has called on the international community for the continuation of international support measures for an extended period to make its upcoming graduation out of Least Developed Country (LDC) status smooth and sustainable

Bangladesh positivity rate dips to nine-month low

The percentage of COVID-19 cases that come out positive was the lowest in nine months yesterday

Bangladesh to start vaccination starts in first week of February

COVID-19 vaccination would start from the first week of February in Bangladesh

Bangladesh a role model of development: PM Hasina

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said it has been possible for the Awami League government to establish Bangladesh as a role model of development in the world since it has been in power for a long time

Covid vaccination: Registration likely to begin Jan 21 in Bangladesh

Bangladesh's COVID-19 vaccination drive will soon begin, with an app for online registration set to be operational from January 21

Myanmar’s lack of sincerity delaying Rohingya repatriation: Bangladesh

Reiterating Myanmar was not sincere about taking back the Rohingyas, Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen says that talks over the matter have resumed after it was stalled due to the pandemic and national elections in the neighbouring country

Working on building Bangladesh of Bangabandhu's dreams: PM Sheikh Hasina

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday recalled killings, rape and genocide by the Pakistan Army and their auxiliaries in the 1971 Liberation War period and expressed gratitude to "friend in deed" India as she laid out the path ahead for the country in the "spirit of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman"


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