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53 godowns in Tongi soon

53 godowns in Tongi soon
In addition to the Tk 1,600 crore project of constructing chemical warehouses and godowns in Munshiganj, the government has taken up another scheme to build godowns for shifting chemicals from the capital’s old town. The godowns costing Tk 91 crore will be built at Tongi in Gazipur within the next year, with a view to safeguarding people of old Dhaka from incidents like fire, sources in the industries ministry said. The ministry has decided to construct the chemical godowns on six acres in Tongi under the direct procurement method (DMP), the sources added. Secretary for the Industries Ministry Md Abdul Halim told The Independent that they have prepared a proposal to construct warehouses and godowns at Tongi. It would be sent to the cabinet…

Bangladesh to build specialised disability-friendly boats

Bangladesh to build specialised disability-friendly boats

Bangladesh will build and supply specialised disability-friendly boats in the country’s all disaster-prone districts and upazilas within next 10 years while the government is also likely to set a physiotherapy institute named ‘Bangabandhu Physical Therapy Institute’ in the country.…
UK unveils new immigration route for int’l students

UK unveils new immigration route for int’l students

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has unveiled plans to transform how talented international students are able build successful careers in the UK through a new immigration route. International students make up half of all full-time post-graduate students in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)…
Make land administration transparent

Make land administration transparent

The country’s land administration is plagued with corruption and the people in general are well aware of it. But this time the Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) has come up with a vivid picture of what is going on in this sector. In its just published research study “Ways to overcome…
Corruption and development challenges

Corruption and development challenges

Every year citizens around the globe lose trillions of dollars in bribery, government malfeasance, and other forms of corruption. The problem is now recognized as one of the greatest challenges for economic and social development, diverting inadequate funds from millions of poor household as well as…
PM opens Community Bank Bangladesh operations

PM opens Community Bank Bangladesh operations

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday inaugurated the commercial operation of the Community Bank Bangladesh Limited, 4th bank of disciplinary forces. It is the 59th scheduled bank of Bangladesh. The premier opened the bank through a video conference from her official residence Ganabhaban that morning.…
US ‘warmongering’ a failure, Iran says as Bolton ousted

US ‘warmongering’ a failure, Iran says as Bolton ousted

President Hassan Rouhani said yesterday that the United States’ “warmongering” was a failure, as Iran welcomed the sacking of hawkish US national security adviser John Bolton. Rouhani also dismissed the prospect of a meeting with President Donald Trump at a time his US administration…
Recalling Shah Abdul Karim on 10th death anniversary

Recalling Shah Abdul Karim on 10th death anniversary

Legendary Baul singer-composer Shah Abdul Karim will be remembered on his 10th death anniversary today. To mark the occasion, Channel i will air a special music show ‘Gaane Gaane Sokal Suru’ today at 7:30am. Paying respect to Shah Abdul Karim, Dr Biswajit Ray, Lovely Dey and Baul Abdul Rahman…
Shakib reluctance to lead team 
not yet clear to me: BCB chief

Shakib reluctance to lead team not yet clear to me: BCB chief

Bangladesh Test and Twenty20 captain Shakib Al Hasan said in an interview with local media about his reluctance to lead the team. Even, Shakib reiterated his previous words after losing Test against Afghanistan. But he never informs it to the board or its president officially. Citing his self-assessments…
Beanibazar thrives on illegal Indian bikes

Beanibazar thrives on illegal Indian bikes

Beanibazar, a frontier upazila, is a thriving market for stolen and illegally imported Indian motorcycles. The vehicles, costing between Tk 50,000 and Tk 90,000, are on high demand among the youth who roam the streets flaunting the latest models. These bikes are being used in criminal activities, illegal…
Mongla Port to get 6 more jetties, one container terminal

Mongla Port to get 6 more jetties, one container terminal

Six more jetties and one container terminal will be built to strengthen Mongla Port, the country’s second largest sea port, by 2023. Of the six jetties, two jetties—Jetty No.1 and 2 —would be constructed under the third line of credit (LoC) of the Indian government. Two others, Jetty…
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