Bangladesh Urges Brazil to Strengthen Direct Trade Ties in Key Sectors

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has advocated for a direct trade partnership between Bangladesh and Brazil, particularly emphasizing the import of readymade garments (RMG) directly from Bangladesh. During a meeting with a delegation from Brazil, led by Foreign Minister Mauro Vieira, Sheikh Hasina highlighted the current practice of RMG exports to Brazil through intermediaries, suggesting that […]

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Bangladesh’s Teknaf-Saint Martin shaken by explosion, warship floats in Nafand

Terrorism has increased in Teknaf and St. Martin due to the intensity of the shootings and conflict in Myanmar. Teknaf and St. Martin islands are shaken by the explosion. Meanwhile, a Myanmar warship was seen across Nafand on Shahpari island border. The ship was visible from Friday (March 29) morning to 11 pm. Later it […]

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FIDH Urges Action on Human Rights Concerns in Bangladesh

The Federation of Human Rights (FIDH) has raised significant concerns about ongoing human rights violations in Bangladesh, calling for urgent action to address issues such as enforced disappearances, torture, executions, and impunity by law enforcement agencies. In a statement issued during the 55th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council, FIDH emphasized the need […]

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Bangladesh’s New Sea-Land Oil System Boosts Efficiency and Economy

In a significant stride towards modernizing its energy infrastructure, Bangladesh has inaugurated its pioneering sea-land oil storage and transportation system. The initiative, heralded as a game-changer in the nation’s energy sector, promises enhanced efficiency and substantial economic benefits. Initiated in 2019 and recently brought to fruition in November 2023, the project has garnered attention for […]

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United States is proud to be Bangladesh’s partner: US Secretary of State

Foreign Minister Anthony Blinken said that the United States is proud to be a partner with Bangladesh on various issues. Anthony Blinken said this while congratulating the people of Bangladesh on behalf of the United States on the occasion of the Great Independence Day. In a statement, Blinken said, the United States expects to strengthen […]

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Saudi Arabia is investing 1.4 billion dollars in Bangladesh Petroleum Corporation

Saudi Arabia’s Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC) has signed an agreement to invest 1.4 billion US dollars in Bangladesh Petroleum Corporation (BPC). The Saudi Press Agency, the country’s state news agency, said in a report that the agreement was signed on Monday (March 25). ITFC is a part of the Islamic Development Bank of Saudi […]

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Bangladeshi Prime Minister has sought India’s cooperation in importing electricity from Bhutan

Md Khayrul Bashar, Senior Reporter: Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has sought cooperation in importing electricity from Bhutan using Indian land. He expected this cooperation in a courtesy meeting with Prannoy Verma, the High Commissioner of India assigned to Bangladesh at Ganabhaban on Thursday. At the end of the meeting, the Prime Minister’s speech writer. […]

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Bangladesh will be watching the Indian elections for five reasons

Md Khayrul Bashar, Senior Reporter: India’s Lok Sabha elections are going to be held three and a half months after Bangladesh’s national elections. All opinion polls in India before the polls say that there is no chance of a change in power in India’s elections like in Bangladesh. This is probably the reason why the […]

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