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NBR wing against bond licence for new factories

Customs Bond Commissionerate has recommended that the National Board of Revenue give no bond licence to new factories established in the Dhaka city corporations’ areas which are declared residential and commercial parts. CBC Dhaka, the largest bond office of the NBR, has also sought restriction on issuing bond licence to factories with 100 per cent […]

Leaders of the newly formed “Left Democratic Alliance” at the press conference at Mukti Bhaban in Dhaka on Wednesday, July 18, 2018 Collected Eight left parties on Wednesday launched a new platform styled “Left Democratic Alliance” to strengthen the alternative political force against bad politics. These parties formally announced the journey of the new alliance at […]

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Leaders of the newly formed “Left Democratic Alliance” at the press conference at Mukti Bhaban in Dhaka on Wednesday, July 18, 2018 Collected Eight left parties on Wednesday launched a new platform styled “Left Democratic Alliance” to strengthen the alternative political force against bad politics. These parties formally announced the journey of the new alliance […]

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A May 28 file photo shows police arrest more than one hundred people at Ganaktuli of Hazaribagh in the capital as part of the anti-drug drives . — Focusbangla photo Industries minister Amir Hossain Amu on Wednesday said that 37,225 suspected drug peddlers and addicts were arrested by law enforcement agencies in the ongoing nationwide […]

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Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir. — New Age file photo Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir on Wednesday alleged that prime minister Sheikh Hasina took a U-turn about her previous stance over quota system in public service showing the High Court’s verdict. Addressing a human chain in front of National Press Club, Fakhrul […]

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Bigstock Paramedics transported Ali to Broward Health Medical Centre, where he died of his injuries A Bangladeshi man has been shot and killed during a convenience store robbery in North Lauderdale in Florida. The convenience store clerk, Ayub Ali, was a native of Bangladesh, and lived in Parkland’s Meadow Run community in Florida, reports the […]

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The garment factory workers’ organisations backed by the leftist parties have rejected their representative’ and owners’ offers and announced protest programmes demanding Tk 16,000 minimum wage. The leaders of the organisations announced the programmes at separate news conferences in Dhaka on Tuesday, a day after the third meeting of the wage board formed to fix […]

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Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal addresses a press briefing at the Sagar-Runi auditorium of Dhaka Reporters Unity in the capital on Tuesday; July 17, 2018 Focus Bangla The minister made this remark at a program, Meet the Reporters, at Sagar-Runi auditorium in Dhaka Reporters Unity in Dhaka on Tuesday Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal said […]

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Bangladesh national football team players stretch during a training session at the Al-Mesaimeer Club training ground in Qatar on Tuesday. — BFF photo Englishman Jamie Day will be baptised as the Bangladesh national football team coach when his charges will take on Qatar’s Al-Mesaimeer Sports Club in their lone practice match in Qatar today. Bangladesh […]

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Limiting global temperature rise to 1.5 degrees PHOTO: PETER ANDREWS/REUTERS Saleemul Huq In the run-up to the negotiations under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in its 21st Conference of Parties (COP21) in December 2015, one of the most politically contentious issues was whether the limit of the long-term global temperature rise […]

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At Least 22 Rohingya Slain in Refugee Camps in 11 Months: Bangladeshi Police By Kamran Reza Chowdhury on Jul 16, 2018 At least 22 Rohingya people were slain through “internal” disputes at refugee camps in Bangladesh during the past 11 months, according to police, but members of the uprooted community allege that ARSA insurgents were […]

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Bangladesh Bank Official Disputes Customs Report about Gold Tampering Pulack Ghatack Dhaka     2018-07-17 The Bangladesh Central Bank in Dhaka is seen in this 2007 file photo. A Bangladesh Central Bank official on Tuesday challenged a claim by customs officials that confiscated gold deposited in its vault had been tampered with to lower its value. […]

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