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Bangladesh, Japanese companies to jointly invest $59.19m in Mirsarai Economic Zone

Representatives at the land leasing between BEZA and Japanese companies COURTESY A total of 2,500 employees will be primarily recruited by the factories Nippon & McDonald Steel Industries Limited and Nippon Koei of Japan are set to make a joint venture investment worth $59.19 million on the Mirsarai Economic Zone (EZ) in Bangladesh. A land […]

SDGs: Three years on, where do we stand? SOURCE: blog.horyou.com Fahmida Khatun The leaders of 193 countries adopted the Sustainable Development Goals on September 25, 2015 following a long spell of extensive discussions and debates. Also known as the 2030 Agenda, the SDGs rest on three pillars—economic, social and environmental—so that development is sustainable, inclusive […]

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Bangladesh pacer Mustafizur Rahman celebrates after guiding his team to victory against Afghanistan in their Asia Cup Super Four match at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Sunday. — AFP photo Mustafizur Rahman snatched a victory from the jaw of defeat as Bangladesh ended their sorry tale against Afghanistan to eke out a […]

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Joint Opposition candidate Ibrahim Solih defeats President Yameen in Maldivian election By Editor on September 23, 2018 Male, September 24 (newsin.asia): In the Maldivian Presidential election held on September 23, the Joint Opposition’s impassioned plea for the restoration of democracy secured an overwhelming response from the voters. The Joint Opposition’s candidate Ibrahim Solih, convincingly defeated the incumbent President […]

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Good press, bad decision BY CHHETRIA PATRAKAR 22 SEPTEMBER 2018 Inter Press Service, the award, and the Bangladesh PM. Prime Minister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina. Photo: dfid / Flickr Many journalists – especially critical, independent journalists – have grown up reading and writing for Inter Press Service (IPS), which has shaped their journalism. Since its founding, IPS’s attention to […]

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Sundarbans sanctuary extended, many lose livelihood UNB . Bagerhat | Sep 23, 2018        Biodiversity boundaries have been extended in the Sundarbans, the world’s largest mangrove forest. Experts expect the move will help boost all types of forest resources including wildlife, fisheries, and trees. The government imposes a ban on the collection of all types of […]

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Sidharth MalhotraFollow CS Grad. Student | SW Dev. | Writer @Prototypr, @Hackernoon | AI, ML, Blockchain, SaaS | https://sidharthmalhotra.in Aug 22 Beginner’s Guide to Blockchain — Explaining it to a 6 Year Old A Simple Guide to Understand Blockchain with a Real World Analogy — Part II               This article is […]

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বিদেশে অর্থ পাচার করেছেন এস কে সিনহা     সাবেক প্রধান বিচারপতি সুরেন্দ্র কুমার সিনহার বিরুদ্ধে ক্ষমতার অপব্যবহার, মামলার রায়ের বিনিময়ে ঘুষ নেওয়া ও বিদেশে অর্থ পাচারের অভিযোগ উঠেছে। গোয়েন্দা সূত্র জানায়, একটি বিশ্বস্ত চক্রের মাধ্যমে এস কে সিনহা কানাডা ও অস্ট্রেলিয়ায় ওই অর্থ পাঠান। সিঙ্গাপুরপ্রবাসী বাংলাদেশি নাগরিক রণজিতের কাছ থেকে পাওয়া অর্থ কানাডাপ্রবাসী অচিন্ত […]

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