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Quader: No international pressure to release Khaleda Zia

File photo of Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader Courtesy The Road, Transport and Bridges minister stated this at a briefing unveiling Awami League’s anniversary plans Road, Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader—also Awami League general secretary—has claimed that his government is not facing pressure from the international community […]

Bangladesh football team players celebrate at the end of their second-leg of the joint qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup and 2023 Asian Cup against Laos at the Bangabandhu National Stadium on Tuesday.— BFF photo Bangladesh overcome the pre-qualifiers hurdle after a goalless draw against visiting Laos in their second-leg match of the first round […]

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Rohingya men are seen on a beach after a fishing boat carrying more than sixty Rohingya refugees was found beached at Rawi island, part of Tarutao national park in the province of Satun, Thailand, bordering with Malaysia, according to officials, on Tuesday. — Reuters photo A fishing boat carrying more than 60 Rohingya Muslims was […]

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The emerging cracks in our external sector Mustafizur Rahman The robust external sector performance has been a strong pillar on which Bangladesh’s impressive macroeconomic stability and growth of recent years was founded. The strong performance was underwritten by several factors. Firstly, the growth and combined earnings of export and remittances contributed to a comfortable current […]

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The Bangladesh Bank has rushed a meeting and formed a committee to find out the causes for the alarmingly high default loan and ways to curb it. The central bank called chief executives of seven banks that have had the highest default loan figures to the meeting on Tuesday at the behest of Finance Minister […]

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File photo: Cap-Farmers are now busy in harvesting paddy amidst good yield in Nilphammari but frustrated over low market price Dhaka Tribune With this, the government will now procure 400,000 tons of paddy The government will procure some 250,000 tons of paddy directly from farmers so that they can enjoy the benefits of farming, Food […]

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